Jay Petronis


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Recent Forum Posts

MOPS — Motion Graphic Nodes for Designers — This is very cool! June 6, 2018, 3:06 p.m.

Wow, this looks like an excellent set of assets for adaptable motion graphics work. Inviting and versatile framework that Pixelkram and Toadstorm have put together there.

Boolean Subtract in Editor March 21, 2018, 7:03 p.m.

Unless the assets you describe are some kind of special Houdini Digital Assets (OTLs), then a boolean subtraction operation ought to work as expected.

In your example, try merging Assets 1 and 2 into a single entity first (serving as boolean input A), then wire in Asset 3 as boolean input B.

Also, make sure the primitive type of all your sources is either polygon or polygon mesh.

Houdini not starting on Mac OS X 10.9.5 March 19, 2018, 5:39 p.m.

On some configurations, sending usage statistics can result in a crash at launch. But that would be upon every launch, not just with a single project file.

Try deleting this folder, if present:


Then disable usage data collection, if enabled: