[Sidefx-houdini-list] FBX and XSI
larry at gcreativestudios.com
Thu Feb 5 20:06:44 EST 2009
Thanks Robert. As we are just in the testing mode, these are very
But I will certainly prepare some and send them SESI's way. Would be
to get some feedback on what might be safer bets than others
regarding data exchanged.
Maybe lights with correct settings and materials are a stretch right
Thanks for the suggestion.
On Feb 5, 2009, at 6:05 PM, Robert Magee wrote:
> If you can share those files with us then we can give you a quick read
> on what is happening. Our developer working on FBX is very responsive
> once he has files to look at. It seems that while FBX has different
> flavors that don't always work exactly the same way. We don't have
> access to XSI here therefore any files you can send us will be very
> On 5-Feb-09, at 5:56 PM, Larry Giunta wrote:
>> Hello all,
>> Just wondering if anybody is using FBX to exchange between XSI and
>> Houdini with much success.
>> We're doing some preliminary tests and getting some mixed results.
>> Most notably, the FBX files exported
>> from Houdini only seem to be able to read into XSI after a pass
>> through Maya (ugh).
>> Right now the files tested have been very simply. Geo, texture,
>> light, camera. No animation, rigging or particles, etc.
>> Anyway, any feedback, opinions or tips on this topic would be most
>> Larry Giunta
>> Creative Director
>> G Creative Studios
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