[Sidefx-houdini-list] COP bright broken?

Peter Robbinson probbins at sympatico.ca
Fri Jul 28 12:31:03 EDT 2006

Yes, Shake is done, but presumably Apple will be replacing it with
something "better". There are alot more Shake than Nuke users and I
would expect dedicated Shake users to switch to whatever Apple comes up


On Fri, 2006-28-07 at 11:57 -0400, John Coldrick wrote:
> On Friday 28 July 2006 11:46, Peter Robbinson wrote:
> > On Fri, 2006-28-07 at 15:33 +0100, louis at realisestudio.com wrote:
> > > Dudes, lets be clear aboutthis, COPs needs to compete against Nuke, not
> > > Shake. It's all there for the taking!
> >
> > Why do you say this Louis?
> 	I suspect because Shake is dead, no further development is being done on it 
> and there's not a lot of serious highend compositing apps out there except 
> Discreet(get your wallet out), Nuke(bit of a curve, but has a great toolset), 
> and Digital Fusion(which I saw demoed a month ago and it put me to sleep).
> 	To be honest, I never really ranked COPs as a serious competetor to the 
> dedicated highend compositing, simply because there are some very basic nodes 
> missing(a decent keyer, tracker and painter for the most part).  It is a 
> good, basic compositing tool, however, once they get the bugs ironed out.
> 	Cheers,
> 	J.C.
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