Rod TD

About Me

Technical Director

Experienced FX TD with many years of expertise. Today he is a "Houdini guy", with very strong focus on procedural FX, fluid, fire, cloth, crowd, explosion, destruction simulation and all sorts of complex effects. (including rendering) Short Bio: Rod professional background was in old Microsoft Softimage 3D 3.7 running on SGI IRIX systems, after this become Maya TD (creating famous legacy mzFeather tool) and when Avid acquire Softimage XSI and go gold on v4.0 he migrated back to XSI . Years after, he specialize in Visual FX, and start to study ICE (Softimage procedural effects), and finally go to SideFX HOUDINI as major platform for all sort of complex visual effects works. I work as freelancer, so if you Interested in my work, please feel free to send me message! Let´s work together!


Recent Forum Posts

HiDPI on linux is too huge, and "LARGE" preset is to small on 4k diplay Dec. 31, 2017, 5:21 p.m.

Nice! 160 is perfect on my 27" 4K screen.

Anyway the viewport toolbar not scale with UI…(and some other elements/icons) too.
Thanks man!

HiDPI on linux is too huge, and "LARGE" preset is to small on 4k diplay Dec. 28, 2017, 12:56 p.m.


On 4k diplay HiDPI preset on linux is too big, and “LARGE” UI preset is to small

there is a way to set intermediate scale on Houdini UI, like 1.5x (like on windows 10 default)?

any hidden settings on .env or similar??

thanks in advance!

channels (CHOP) from table import? Oct. 19, 2017, 3:14 p.m.

worked perfectly!

thanks english brother!