1. Houdini 12.5 FLIP and whitewater Solver tests/WIP.

    Big Thanks to Igor Zanic for helping me enter SOP/DOP/POP/ROP World!

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  2. Breakdown (unless stated otherwise all elements created by me)

    1) 00:00 - 00:25
    "Oscillate" 4min audio visual style animation done in Houdini (Nuke+AE for comps).
    Responsible for everything including music. Part of the animation is driven by the audio as well as the MIDI files in CHOPS. Wrote some VEX to make a SOPS operator to create and animate complex wave forms. The Processing programming language proved invaluable for sketching out code to develop my initial concept. (processing.org).

    2) 00:26 -0 0:31
    "MTS Runner"-Shilo. My part: worked on particle RnD in Maya, also built MEL script to duplicate particle system quickly across the 3D scene for a last minute addition (each column being an individual system).

    3) 00:33-00:37
    Houdini - Procedural geometry deformation driven by a feedback loop based on characters footprints. Same feedback loop also controls fire sim, leaving fuel on character's footprints. Character done in Maya, comp in Nuke.

    4) 00:37 - 00:46
    Houdini - stylized smoke vortex/tornado. Custom velocity field built in Houdini through VOPs for spiral base of tornado and sine/cosine expressions on a line to create spiral going upwards (CHOPS for noise)

    5) 00:46 - 00:49
    Maya - Boombox animation, lighting and rendering

    6) 00:49 - 00:51
    Cinema 4D - music animation: animation, lighting and rendering

    7) 00:49 - 00:51
    AE + Trapcode Particular - music animation: shot footage, particles in particular, comped together in AE

    8) 00:57 - end
    AE + Trapcode Form - music animation

    Music: Beautiful Light by Uppermost (soundcloud.com/uppermost)

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  3. this is rnd-experiment for a free project.
    fumefx-driven pflow particles render with krakatoa..

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  4. Some of you might remember my old Krakatoa Camera Projection Mapping i did back in 2007: vimeo.com/7953841

    I was recently approached to do a similar effect. Here are some test results i rather like. The project sadly enough never happened but i learned how to achieve the effect with driving cars(my old test has a static object which is EASY!) and in at least 3 ways :)

    Hope you like it!

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  5. Some shots I`ve made to test effect of particle`s velocities driving arnold shader light emission.

    The setup is pretty simple but I think it has a potential:

    Some still frames:

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