[Sidefx-houdini-list] OT - Autechre - Gantz Graf

jiversen jiversen at rhythm.com
Mon Jan 5 14:35:27 EST 2009


Ah thanks Paul!

I remember reading this article:  http://www.warprecords.com/news/?ti_id=512

And I think I badly misread the quote:

"I'd really love to be able to say to them, 'I just wrote a computer 
algorhythym, and the computer did it all. I wrote a program and it all 
just intelligently works it out,' but it doesn't exist..."


paul simpson wrote:
> fyi: nope - not correct.  alex (the director) did it all by hand in
> lightwave.  i saw him soon after he finished it - and showed him a chop
> driven animation i had been working on - and had taken 2 days to do.  it
> blew his mind - as his promo had taken him a considerable time.  saying that
> - there's nothing like hand animation!  we're old friends - and have worked
> a lot together in the last ten years.
>
>
> 2008/12/15 jiversen <jiversen at rhythm.com>
>
>   
>> I also read that the Director did a bunch of programming himself to make
>> this work, but I'm sure he rendered it somewhere..
>>
>> Vinz wrote:
>>     
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> I was told it has been done in Maya and sync'ed by hand. I've read it a
>>> few times too, there for example :
>>>
>>>
>>>       
>> http://forum.unity3d.com/viewtopic.php?t=2306&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=15&sid=70f4166668e4c3a5a92312c997b576aa
>>     
>>> (in the middle)
>>> "The Gantz Graf video by Rutterford is really good. But from what I
>>> understand it took him months to sync that video in Maya using a
>>> spreadsheet to organize all the data. "
>>>
>>> But I haven't read anything official.
>>>
>>> Vincent
>>>
>>> ps : shameless self promotion, please check my entry in the sidefx
>>> gallery for procedurally audio-driven animation with houdini, you may
>>> like it  :)
>>>
>>>       
>> http://www.sidefx.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1402&Itemid=279
>>     
>>>  or http://www.vimeo.com/2088869
>>>
>>> Andrew D Lyons wrote:
>>>
>>>       
>>>> Someone suggested this was done in Houdini:
>>>>
>>>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v9lpy6UROF4&feature=related
>>>>
>>>> Does anyone have any information about how this was created?
>>>>
>>>> Thanks...
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>         
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