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[7 Jul 2017 | 2 Comments | 2,047 views]
Deadline Submission Tool For Houdini

I’ve released a new tool for Houdini imaginatively named Hou Farm that provides a more convenient workflow for submitting jobs to Deadline. You can find the hou_farm project on Github: https://github.com/fxnut/hou_farm

3D, Featured, Houdini »

[28 Aug 2011 | 18 Comments | 107,525 views]
Houdini Cheat Sheet

A cheat sheet for Houdini showing the most commonly used SOP operators, expressions, and variables.

Featured, Houdini »

[25 Aug 2009 | 5 Comments | 22,498 views]
Houdini: Multiparms

If you’ve ever wondered how to use multiparms in your own assets and tools, then this four page tutorial will show you how.

It also covers how to link expressions to them, and a couple of other tricks too.

Featured, Houdini, Miscellaneous »

[21 Jul 2009 | 12 Comments | 85,581 views]
Houdini CHOPs: Curves from animation

This is a simple but in depth 4 page tutorial on how to use CHOPs to create a curve from the path of an animated object.

It also takes you through the steps of creating a basic Digital Asset.

Featured, Houdini, Python »

[14 Jul 2009 | 2 Comments | 10,527 views]
Customising Houdini Motion Effects

A brief introduction to Motion Effects in Houdini 10, and a working example of how to customise the Motion Effects menu for your own use.

3D, Houdini »

[22 May 2007 | 18 Comments | 81,632 views]
Writing a VEX shader for Houdini

Shows how easy it is to use VEX to create a simple shader. Also illustrates how to use inline code in your VEX shader.