More Flexible Houdini Engine

More Flexible Houdini Engine

SideFX is pleased to announce that all Houdini Engine floating licenses now include global access – allowing users to bring them to the cloud for their own use. Additionally, weekly rentals have be...

Framestore

Framestore

For two recent visual effects blockbusters - Doctor Strange and Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them - Framestore’s FX team was called upon to craft some rather magical, and memorable, effects s...

Le Château de Sable

Le Château de Sable

The tools at the disposal of new filmmakers today can mean that almost anything is possible - even, it turns out, complicated characters and environments made completely out of sand.

Mikros Image

Mikros Image

We talk with Paris, France-based Mikros Image on their VFX work for feature films, commercials, animation, music videos etc - with a look at two recent projects: (1) Taj Mahal - where they used Hou...

Axis

Axis

We talk with Glasgow's Axis - on their work for game trailers and cut scenes, TV commercials, VR theme park rides and more - including projects for Halo Guardians, Destiny, Guild Wars 2, Project Ov...

Marvelous Machines Contest Winners!

Marvelous Machines Contest Winners!

SideFX is pleased to announce the winners of the Marvelous Machines contest. There were lots of great entries and congratulations to everyone who entered.

SideFX Releases Houdini 16

SideFX Releases Houdini 16

Houdini 16 enhances core modeling, rendering and animation tools while focusing on user experience, performance and scalability for Film, TV, Games, Advertising and VR

Houdini 16 Down Under

Houdini 16 Down Under

SideFX's Paul Fratesi and Jeff Wagner are returning to Australia this February, making stops in Adelaide, Melbourne, and Sydney with a trio of community events.

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 Core Promo and New Rental Prices

Houdini Core Promo and New Rental Prices

SideFX announces 50% Off promotion on Houdini Core for modelers, lighters, animators and game developers. SideFX also announces new lower pricing for annual and monthly rentals of both Houdini Cor...

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