Learn magical volume techniques with Steven Knipping's new Applied Houdini - Volumes VI tutorial.
In Applied Houdini - Volumes VI, Steven Knipping shows how to create multi-layered magic FX with procedurally generated volumes instead of using Pyro simulation. The tutorial covers:
- work with directable volume deformations and VEX code
- shading, lighting, rendering, and compositing stages
- design of custom vortex velocity field
The course is available on CGCircuit for $59.99.
Applied Houdini is a series of paid Houdini-oriented courses created by Steven Knipping that cover in detail such topics as particles, liquids, rigids, and volumes. Currently, Steven works as a Senior Rigid Body Destruction/FX Technical Director at Lucasfilm's Industrial Light & Magic.