[Sidefx-houdini-list] Stopping at a frame in a bgeo loop

Alex Czetwertynski disciple1 at gmail.com
Wed Jan 30 12:39:23 EST 2013


Thanks, I found that using the SequenceBlend SOP is quite handy as well, combined with some CHOPS.
Now I need to find out if SequenceBlend incurs any serious performance hits with copied geometry…

On Jan 30, 2013, at 12:30 PM, Jordan Halsey <jordanhalsey at gmail.com> wrote:

> I would use chops...pull is the positional data with a geometryChop you can
> then use whatever operations you want to alter the data. Might be a bit
> slow depending on the res of your geo.
> 
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> On Wed, Jan 30, 2013 at 9:00 AM, Nick Nimble <nick at nicknimble.com> wrote:
> 
>> Yes I think a 'time offset' SOP and a switch would do the trick.
>> 
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>> On 1/30/13 5:56 PM, Alex Czetwertynski wrote:
>> 
>>> Hello
>>> 
>>> I have a bgeo sequence of about 40 frames.  It is a bird flapping its
>>> wings.  Every once in a while I want the bird to settle in a rest position
>>> which is with its wings fully extended.
>>> However I want to be able to reach that frame without a jump from the
>>> current frame to the "rest" frame…
>>> What would be a good way to achieve this?  I was thinking of a an
>>> expression in the Timewarp asset, but maybe CHOPS is a better approach?
>>> 
>>> Thanks
>>> Alex
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