Electric Theatre Collective

Electric Theatre Collective

London's ETC showcases two of their recent projects - an animated ad for Freeview, and a music video for Massive Attack. ETC uses Houdini as the backbone of their production pipeline to maximize ef...

Houdini Connect: SPLICE

Houdini Connect: SPLICE

SPLICE is a post-production studio based in Minneapolis, with a focus on episodic TV and commercials. They started offering visual effects 5 years ago, and had to evaluate which software tools to b...

ManvsMachine

ManvsMachine

An in-depth discussion with Simon Holmedal about creativity and workflow - featuring commercial work crafted for Nike. Simon is a Motion Designer, Technical Director, and 3D Artist at London's Manv...

VR Innovators

VR Innovators

We speak with some of the innovative artists using Houdini to create rich, immersive virtual worlds. Speakers include Kevin Mack (ShapeSpaceVR), Nick Young (MachinEyes), Mike Murdock (TriHelix), Ro...

Zoic Studios | Sarah McGee

Zoic Studios | Sarah McGee

As the Pipeline Manager at Zoic Studios, Sarah McGee helps to identify and remove bottlenecks in the pipeline, and evaluates graphic tools to make production flow as efficiently as possible. In 201...

RISE Visual Effects Studio

RISE Visual Effects Studio

Why would a studio implement an end-to-end Houdini pipeline? Andreas Giesen and Simon Ohler from RISE | Visual Effects Studios outline the benefits. Germany's RISE has grown exponentially since ope...

SHED'S Houdini Animation Pipeline

SHED'S Houdini Animation Pipeline

When upgrading their animation pipeline, Montreal's SHED Animation evaluated several software platforms. They selected Houdini based on its non-destructive workflow and integrated end-to-end pipeli...

The Aha! Moment

The Aha! Moment

When learning any skill - from violin to golf to software - there can be a moment in time when something 'clicks' and you feel a sense of "ahhha, now I get it". The aha force is strong in people le...