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

Nick Deboar nick.deboar at gmail.com
Tue Oct 25 23:11:06 EDT 2016


I remember it being finicky, and also I couldn't work out how to get any
more data out, which sucks if you want velocity + color.

Nick

Nick Deboar
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On Wed, Oct 26, 2016 at 12:35 PM, robert east <east.robert at gmail.com> wrote:

> 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
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > --
> >> > Robert East
> >> > Home
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