Rendering heightfield using Redshift

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I'm trying to render my heightfield using Redshift which Redshift can't read. So I looked it up on Google and saw a tutorial from Entagma from 2 years ago, it looks like quite a hassle. I also found this [youtu.be] video about converting packprims to RS proxies. But that video was from the end of 2018. I haven't found anything else on Google.

So I'm just wondering if there's an easy way? Maybe turn on something to render heightfield with Redshift, like it's the case with instancing?
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Redshift just wants a mesh. Make sure you drop down a height field convert, at the end of your HF network to provide that.
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Which version of RS are you using? The newer versions can work with packed geometry so I don't think you need to convert packed primitives to proxies anymore. You could use Instances instead, and there are a few tutorials that deal with that including this one:

https://www.sidefx.com/tutorials/height-field-scatter-h175/ [www.sidefx.com]
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Which version of RS are you using? The newer versions can work with packed geometry so I don't think you need to convert packed primitives to proxies anymore. You could use Instances instead, and there are a few tutorials that deal with that including this one:

https://www.sidefx.com/tutorials/height-field-scatter-h175/ [www.sidefx.com]

Still needs to be a mesh though, I don't think any renderers, apart from mantra, support rendering heightfield volumes as-is.
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The Entagma tutorial was before RS added Polygon Soup support, so you were forced to go thru COPs.

But, just like jsmack said, drop down a HF convert SOP and change the HF to a Polygon Soup, making sure you tick ‘Bake Point Colors’.
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Also, there's a new 3rd Party section that these types of questions should be asked in: https://www.sidefx.com/forum/80/ [www.sidefx.com]
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