[Sidefx-houdini-list] Shop Geo Shader?

Fred Valleur fred.valleur at gmail.com
Tue May 22 09:45:33 EDT 2007


Hi,

Mental Ray geometry shaders allow you to create geometry on the fly,
at render time.
They are called during the MR scene preprocessing.

Hope this helps,

Cheers,

Fred.

--
Frederic Valleur | LaMaison

On 5/22/07, Peter Robbinson <probbins at sympatico.ca> wrote:
> Yes, that looks like it. Recognizes an MI geometry primitive.
> So I'm assuming it allows you to substitute a simple primitive to do
> motion blur stuff on, rather than your high res. geometry.
>
> thanks, PeterR
>
> On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 13:56 +0100, Peter Bowmar wrote:
> > I think it's only for Mental Ray
> >
> > On 22/05/07, Peter Robbinson <probbins at sympatico.ca> wrote:
> > > Morning,
> > >
> > > In the render folder of a geometry object there is a field for "Shop Geo
> > > Shader". I'm assuming it has something to do with motion blur, but what
> > > precisely?
> > > The docs. conveniently skip over that part. And I haven't been able to
> > > guess by blindly calling in shaders, since none seem to be recognized.
> > >
> > > thanks, PeterR
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