Chris Rydalch


About Me

Technical Director
United States


My Tutorials

obj-image Quick Tips
Keyframe Functions, Extrapolations, and Box Handles
obj-image Intermediate
IFD Workflow Basics
obj-image Beginner
Mantra Light Instancing Basics

Recent Forum Posts

Pull out the render settings from the viewport? Jan. 6, 2020, 8:52 p.m.

This might be possible in a “snapshot”-style system, where the render settings would be copied (via python script probably) from the viewport display options to a newly created render settings node… If that's what you're looking for, please submit an RFE. If not, please explain further

Yep, that's what I was looking for; logged RFE #102031.


How to get Arnold to work in solaris (to showup) Dec. 23, 2019, 11:01 a.m.

The HtoA installer has the USD components included; you can see $PXR_PLUGINPATH_NAME in the instructions []. Was excited to see how the USD/Solaris integration compares to other renderers, but getting a trial license to even work on Mint (Ubuntu) has been… fun

Solaris Tut 3 - Sean Lewkiw: LOPs duplicating components Dec. 20, 2019, 11:07 p.m.

Try activating the Stage Manager's state; select the node, hit enter in the viewport, then Ctrl+D will duplicate.