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Houdini: Jump to Material

Hi! If the scenes get more and more complicated, material selection gets time-consuming, too. To speedup the selecting and navigating […]

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Channel Pose Constraint with retime functionality

Hey there, since a long time we see the need for a fast and intuitive way to retime objects. Houdinis […]

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Houdini: Animation Editor with just animated channels

Hey! Everyone who is coming from a Maya/Softimage background is wondering why the Houdini ChannelList has this strange scoping behavior. […]

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Function of the Week: padzero

Hey here is my function/expression of the week. In production scenarios we get our layers mostly with framepadding. This padzero […]

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Houdini: find all unused materials

Hey here is a python function that returns all unused materials of a scene. After a while Houdini scenes tend […]

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Function of the Week: sample_direction_cone

Hey,   today I’ll establish my personal Node/Function of the week. This week it’s the vex function “sample_direction_cone”.   The […]

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moving the privot of packed primitives

Today I had to move all pivots of an packed primitive object for an rbd simulation. If the centroid, center […]

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Creating bgeo files from selected objects

After importing FBX files, hip files are getting very large. To avoid saving all geometry for every scene it makes […]

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Select objects with this material

Like the “Assign Material to Selection” function, all Softimage/Maya Guys know the “Select objects with his martial” button. I know […]

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Assign Material to Selection

All Maya and Softimage Guys know the option “Assign to Selection”. Here is the Houdini equivalent ;). Just copy/paste this […]

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