Lesson 10 | Non-GUI Rendering
Published: Dec 20, 2012 for Houdini 12

In lesson 10, we will learn how to set up ROP render dependency trees that include Composite and Script ROPs. Then we will discuss how to use HBatch to distribute the rendering on remote machines through the HQueue Render ROP. We will go into detail about the HQueue Render manager and then discuss how to render on Amazon’s Cloud.

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Instructor | Ari Danesh

Ari Danesh is a Visual FX artist and Interactive Designer with 12 years experience teaching at the University level. He has taught at UCLA Extension, Moorpark College, and most recently CSUN (California State University at Northridge) and Ai Hollywood. His current focus is in Procedural Modeling and Animation, Particle Systems, Dynamics and Plant Simulation. Ari Danesh is a SideFX Houdini instructor.


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