Kevin Traywick


About Me

United States


Recent Forum Posts

3delight 2.3.10 doesn't install Dec. 17, 2020, 2:22 p.m.

but says it has?

Anyone else getting this?

Mac Big Sur, H18.5.408


Is there any reason to switch to Karma? Is unbelievably slow Oct. 31, 2020, 11:34 a.m.

Daryl Dunlap
Making a GPU engine takes a very long time, just ask ChaosGroup.
And Pixar.

When is houdini 19 coming out? July 23, 2020, 7:59 p.m.

Continued development of a brand new renderer;
dev and integration of a render delegate for third party renderers;
Continued USD integration;
Revising PDG/TOPs to be more accessible;
Rewriting character animation tools;
Deepening use of VDB/sparse tools;
Continued dev of robust professional modeling tools;
countless bug fixes and the usual VEXification and optimization of nodes…

would be a heavy lift for any company but

all while working from home, dealing with the continued Metal/Cuda/OoenCL and GPU/CPU whackiness during a period when its anyone’s guess when film production will crank up again…

I have no idea how you schedule against that and will be happy if 18.5 hits anytime before Hallowwen.