Introduction to FX using Houdini
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Spencer Lueders is currently a Senior FX Technical Director at Sony PIctures Imageworks in Los Angeles. He's now here to work with you at CGWorkshops in this 8 week online, fully-mentored Houdini training course.
Spencer will take you step-by-step through the contruction of a production ready scene in Houdini - right from looking at the UI and creating procedures in Week 1, through the Copy Operator, and then on to particles and how to control them when you're creating cracks, wind effects, dissolving effects, fluids etc. He'll also delve into the maths (trignometry and geometry) behind making the effects behave the way you need them to.
Finally, you'll bring all the various elements you have created together in one final scene. Don't miss the chance to learn from one of the industry's most experienced Houdini professionals.
Houdini's Apprentice education edition software is available as a free download, and is all you will need to take this workshop.
Spencer Lueders is currently a Senior FX Technical Director at Sony Imageworks. Prior to this, Spencer worked as a Senior FX Tec...Read More »