Houdini

Masterclass: Crowds in Houdini 15.5

Enjoy a free Houdini masterclass and discover an overview of several new features and improvements for crowd simulations in Houdini 15.5. This includes: new versions of the crowd DOP nodes, foot locking, improv... Read More...
Using Octane in Houdini

Using Octane in Houdini

In this first in a series of videos by Rohan Dalvi, animator and trainer for the last 16 years, you'll learn  how to use Octane in Houdini. https://vimeo.com/171717834 https://vimeo.com/172223352 https:/... Read More...

What’s New in Houdini 15.5

In this webinar SideFX's Jeff Wagner takes you through the new features of Houdini 15.5 - including vastly improved modeling features, more accurate crowd controls, a VR lens camera, and Indie support for 3rd p... Read More...
Volume Trails in Houdini

Volume Trails in Houdini

Volume trails are a pretty cool tool in Houdini which can create abstract forms, but can also be controlled to build a very specific shape using vector volumes. In this tutorial we set up our custom vector volu... Read More...
Building the slicer setup in Houdini

Building the slicer setup in Houdini

This tutorial shows you how to build a slicer asset in Houdini which takes any geometry and rebuilds it with slices. The count, thickness and angle of the slices can be adjusted however you need them. https:... Read More...
How To Create The Sound Wave

How To Create The Sound Wave

In this new tutorial by Niels Prayer, you will learn how to import, control and use sounds or music to influence parameters in Houdini. We will cover techniques to implement correctly the audio on an effect. As... Read More...
Introduction To Octane In Houdini

Introduction To Octane In Houdini

Watch an introduction to Octane in Houdini & discover how you can get up and run fast. SideFX is one our I.A. Magazine Master Classes Official Sponsors. https://vimeo.com/154676990 Introduction To Oct... Read More...

Bubble Advection In Houdini

Explore some simple ways to add bubbles inside any mesh with the goal of advecting them along with a FLIP simulation with Houdini. https://vimeo.com/153856342 Bubble Advection In Houdini Bu... Read More...

Building the geoboil setup in Houdini

This tutorial shows you how to create my geoboil setup in Houdini from scratch. It generates a boiling effect and double walled bubbles on the surface of any object. SideFX is one our I.A. Magazine Master Cl... Read More...
Creating a Tech Sphere in Houdini

Creating a Tech Sphere in Houdini

Create a sci-fi assembly of a design sphere inside Houdini, Mantra and After Effects. You will learn how to control primitives and their properties, and how to deal with simple animation to create complex movem... Read More...

Houdini 15 Masterclass: Crowds

Enjoy an Houdini 15 masterclass that will provides an overview of several new features and improvements for crowd simulations in Houdini 15. This includes: tools for creating additional layers for an agent, rag... Read More...

Creating a Smoke Glass Sphere in Houdini

Learn How To Create a Smoke Glass Sphere in Houdini with this free video tutorial. You will learn to create a nice image based on simulating pyro FX in a glass sphere. You'll cover the sim part, the rendering ... Read More...

Growth Propagation In Houdini

Llearn how to grow attributes across static or deforming geometry. This effect looks very organic and is useful for many things including the spreading of shader attributes, growing / joining polylines or even ... Read More...