Steven Knipping


About Me

VFX Artist
United States

Applied Houdini is a production quality oriented series created by Steven Knipping, currently a Senior Rigid Body Destruction / FX Technical Director at Lucasfilm's Industrial Light & Magic: Avengers: Infinity War, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Benefit from production proven workflows while also getting an in depth explanation of why things works they way they do. Best of all - each video is crammed with actual information and footnotes instead of gratuitous talking and dead space!


My Talks

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Boolean or Not Boolean: Fun with Fracturing
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WOOD: Five Elements of VFX

My Tutorials

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Applied Houdini | Liquids III | Ocean Flat Tank
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Applied Houdini | Liquids II | Rivers
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Applied Houdini | Liquids I | Fundamentals
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Applied Houdini - Rigids I Fundamentals
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Applied Houdini | Particles V | Grains
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Particles IV | Physical Instances