[Sidefx-houdini-list] Getting Houdini abc data into Maya 2016

robert east east.robert at gmail.com
Tue Oct 25 22:05:28 EDT 2016


Hi Nick,

The issue, I have found is the rop alembic out node . If I use a default
file cache node to write out the .abc , everything works in Maya .

Rob

On Tue, Oct 25, 2016 at 5:12 PM, robert east <east.robert at gmail.com> wrote:

> Thanks for the hack ....but
>
> Delete Cd > Attribute promote >  V to Vertex  > change new name > new name
> Cd , then I use a attribute create , to convert the  Cd[3fv] to Cd[4fc]
>
> The geometry spreadsheet tells me it should be good > export to Maya , the
> color set is there. Nothing shows in the viewport colour wise. Any ideas
>
>
> Rob
>
> On Tue, Oct 25, 2016 at 3:50 PM, Nick Deboar <nick.deboar at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Hey Rob,
>>
>> I have a super hacky way.
>>
>> You can export Velocity to a vertex attribute called Cd (has to be RGB not
>> XYZ). Then load that into Maya, and it will load the velocity as a new
>> Color Set.
>>
>> Other wise, can you use Redshift for Houdini to export out to a native
>> Redshift format?
>>
>> Nick
>>
>> Nick Deboar
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>> On Tue, Oct 25, 2016 at 3:07 PM, robert east <east.robert at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>> > Hi List,
>> >
>> > Unfortunately I am working in a pipeline that renders  Maya > Redshift .
>> > Does anyone have a bullet proof workflow to get Houdini 15.5  point
>> > attributes like  @v  for motion blur /  single float attributes for use
>> in
>> > redshift shaders  and such into Maya 2016 . Currently I am writing out
>> the
>> > abc data set as Default format , ( Ogawa  ) .
>> >
>> > Kind regards
>> >
>> > Rob
>> >
>> >
>> >
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