Michael Battcock

Michael Battcock

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Set render view background image with python April 30, 2021, 4:53 a.m.

I can't see anything in here:

https://www.sidefx.com/docs/houdini/hom/hou/IPRViewer.html [www.sidefx.com]

Is this possible with python? My idea was to update the render view background image pre-render based on the camera background image

Change parameter on multiple nodes in pinned Parameters pane March 22, 2021, 3:44 p.m.

I usually work with a parameters pane linked to a network view, however the pane is then considered "pinned". This means I can't select multiple nodes in order to change their parameters at once (it only shows the parameters for the last selected node). Is there a way to change this? Preferences for example? I was sure this used to work as I expect..

Mantra - Visualising vops from inside material Oct. 6, 2018, 8:42 a.m.

When developing a material at the top level /mat context I really like being able to drag any vop onto the ipr and see it displayed as a temp material on the object. However once you collapse the shader nodes into a material you're no longer able to do this. Unless i'm mistaken?