Lighting
Generate Instance Generate Instance

This HDA allows a user to use instancing with objects, shaders, lights and shadows.

Author: eharetea
Date Modified: 11/19/08

All Instancing All Instancing

A brief overview of rendering attributes and a hip file using all types of instancing: Object, Shader, Light and Shadow instancing.

Author: eharetea
Date Modified: 11/19/08

Impact Chop Lights Impact Chop Lights

The Dop Chop Lights node can look at any DOP network, and create lights based on impacts.

Author: eharetea
Date Modified: 08/17/08

Shadow Instancing Shadow Instancing

Using the vm_shadow attribute in light instancing to get instanced shadows.

Author: eharetea
Date Modified: 08/14/08

Using HDRI in Houdini Using HDRI in Houdini

The tutorial is beginner level and teaches how to setup HDRI in Houdini.

Author: zasid
Date Modified: 08/05/08

Glow light Glow light

A glowing light effect that works on grids.

Author: eharetea
Date Modified: 08/03/08

Kitchen Kitchen

Model of a kitchen in SOPs.

Author: eharetea
Date Modified: 08/01/08

Noise Light Noise Light

A VEX noise light.

Author: eharetea
Date Modified: 08/01/08

Light Instance Normal Lookat Light Instance Normal Lookat

Light instancing with a normals lookat. This allows user to control the direction of the instanced lights with a handle.

Author: eharetea
Date Modified: 07/31/08

Instance Hscript Instance Hscript

A cool script written in Hscript that will setup instanced lights and objects.

Author: eharetea
Date Modified: 07/30/08

Global Illumination Global Illumination

Global illumination using ambient occlusion.

Author: eharetea
Date Modified: 07/30/08

Light Instancing Light Instancing

Using the vm_light attribute and instancing lights!

Author: eharetea
Date Modified: 07/30/08

Fake Rim Light Fake Rim Light

Fake rim-lighting with a surface shader in VEX.

Author: eharetea
Date Modified: 07/30/08

Light Model Switch Light Model Switch

Create a light model switch parameter on a surface shader in VEX.

Author: eharetea
Date Modified: 07/30/08

Caustics Caustics

Using photon maps to generate caustic lighting effects.

Author: eharetea
Date Modified: 07/30/08

Plastic Lighting Model Plastic Lighting Model

Using VEX to create a basic plastic lighting model.

Author: eharetea
Date Modified: 07/29/08

Basic Light Basic Light

A basic VEX light shader.

Author: eharetea
Date Modified: 07/29/08