[Sidefx-houdini-list] Houdini Channel Operators (CHOPS) Saturday!

aliza sorotzkin aliza at sidefx.com
Wed Jul 19 15:59:02 EDT 2006


Hi Martin,

Please email training at sidefx.com for more information.

Aliza


martin matzeder wrote:
> great news!
> how can one get these captures, do You allready have some plans?
> 
> martin
> 
> 
> aliza sorotzkin schrieb:
> 
>> Hi Anthony,
>>
>> Thank you for inquiring.
>>
>> Yes! and Yes! :)
>>
>> This has been suggested. We have begun to video capture these courses
>> and do want make sure this valuable information is made available to 
>> those who are out of state or who cannot attend.
>>
>> Yes, this Saturday's CHOPS course is being recorded. Please email
>> training at sidefx.com for details on receiving information from courses
>> held at the SESI Santa Monica training center.
>>
>> Aliza
>>
>>
>> Anthony C wrote:
>>
>>> Hello Aliza,
>>>
>>> Not sure if this had been suggested... But is there anyway some of
>>> these free courses (or even the paid ones) can be filmed or taped.
>>> That way those of us who are out of state or cannot attend can get the
>>> information also?  That would be awesome.  Thanks.
>>>
>>> Anthony
>>>
>>> On 7/19/06, aliza sorotzkin <aliza at sidefx.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Houdini Channel Operators (CHOPS) Saturday, July 22!
>>>>
>>>> Side Effects Software is hosting a morning introductory-level training
>>>> course about motion editing with Houdini Channel Operators (CHOPS)
>>>>
>>>> While Houdini is famous for its procedural approach to animation,
>>>> advanced motion editing using Houdini Channel Operators (CHOPS) is one
>>>> feature that is often forgotten. These procedural channel operators
>>>> allow you to manipulate raw data in almost any format, providing you
>>>> with a level of control that is unique in the world of animation. The
>>>> CHOPS workshop is an informative, hands-on workshop that dives in to
>>>> fundamental concepts in CHOPS. You will explore how to integrate CHOPS
>>>> into your pipeline using various generators, filters, and common
>>>> utilities, along with tips and tricks.
>>>>
>>>> The instructor for this course will be 10-year CG veteran, David Robert
>>>> a production specialist at Side Effects Software's San Francisco 
>>>> office.
>>>> David was an early adopter of CHOPs in production for character
>>>> animation, motion processing and retargeting. David's passions for
>>>> creating installation and performance art have lead him to explore real
>>>> time CHOPs techniques. His work has been exhibited in the U.S. and in
>>>> European, Japanese and Canadian galleries as well as new media 
>>>> festivals.
>>>>
>>>> This course is for all Houdini animators! Attendees do not need any
>>>> specific CHOPS experience, although some Houdini experience is a
>>>> pre-requisite. At a minimum, those interested in this course should 
>>>> feel
>>>> comfortable with Houdini's workflow and editors.
>>>>
>>>> This course is designed for people with a basic familiarity with 
>>>> Houdini.
>>>>
>>>> Cost:
>>>>
>>>> FREE. Reservation required.
>>>>
>>>> When:
>>>>
>>>> Saturday, July 22, 2006
>>>> 9:45 AM - 12:45 PM
>>>>
>>>> Please contact us at training at sidefx.com to reserve a spot. Additional
>>>> classes may be added with demand.
>>>>
>>>> Where:
>>>>
>>>> This session will be held at our Santa Monica California offices:
>>>>
>>>> Side Effects Software
>>>> 233 Wilshire Blvd.
>>>> Suite 610
>>>> Santa Monica, California
>>>> USA 90401
>>>>
>>>> Tel: (310) 319 9876
>>>> Fax: (310) 319 6264
>>>>
>>>> Parking: Public parking lots on 2nd, 3rd & 4th Streets off Wilshire 
>>>> Blvd.
>>>>
>>>> http://www.sidefx.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=blogcategory&id=114&Itemid=215 
>>>>
>>




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