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With its procedural node-based workflow, Houdini lets you create more content faster to reduce timelines in your production pipeline all while maintaining creative control throughout the process. While best known for its particle and dynamics environment, Houdini includes a complete toolset for artists that want to use it for other tasks such as lighting, animation or procedural modeling as well. Weather you are a technical game artists, visual effects artists or technical director wanting to up your skills, or an artist at the beginning of your path, our expert lead Houdini training is a perfect place to start.

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Take your 3D design and VFX skills to the next level with the amazing Houdini software. Check out the tutorials below from experts with real-world experience using Houdini to create astounding VFX and 3D animations.

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Houdini: VEX Fundamentals
Course
Houdini: VEX Fundamentals
David Effects
Beginner
7h 27m
Procedural Cities with Houdini and Python
Course
Procedural Cities with Houdini and Python
Timothy Stam
Intermediate
5h 4m
Architectural Destruction in Houdini
Course
Architectural Destruction in Houdini
Hermes Crespo
Intermediate
4h 6m
Houdini: Stereoscopic Fundamentals
Course
Houdini: Stereoscopic Fundamentals
Andrew Kennedy
Intermediate
2h 49m
Scripting with Python in Houdini
Course
Scripting with Python in Houdini
Chris Roda
Advanced
2h 35m
Introduction to Particles in Houdini
Course
Introduction to Particles in Houdini
Pluralsight
Beginner
2h 29m
Houdini Engine for Unity Fundamentals
Course
Houdini Engine for Unity Fundamentals
Kenny Lammers
Beginner
5h 2m
Creating a Procedural Terrain in Houdini
Course
Creating a Procedural Terrain in Houdini
Andreas Vrhovsek
Advanced
3h 22m
Creating Cloudscape in Houdini
Course
Creating Cloudscape in Houdini
Andreas Vrhovsek
Advanced
2h 21m
Creating Your Own Custom Pyro FX in Houdini
Course
Creating Your Own Custom Pyro FX in Houdini
Pluralsight
Advanced
3h 12m
Building FX Tools in Houdini
Course
Building FX Tools in Houdini
Beau Garcia
Intermediate
5h 12m
Crowds in Houdini 15
Course
Crowds in Houdini 15
Andreas Giesen
Advanced
4h 9m
Houdini VFX for Games
Course
Houdini VFX for Games
Andreas Glad
Intermediate
3h 24m
Houdini: FBX Workflows for VR
Course
Houdini: FBX Workflows for VR
Craig Tonks
Beginner
3h 9m
Introduction to Materials in Houdini
Course
Introduction to Materials in Houdini
John Moncrief
Beginner
1h 53m
Controlling Your Fractures in Houdini
Course
Controlling Your Fractures in Houdini
Jean-Michel Bihorel
Advanced
2h 28m
Using Houdini Engine to Simulate Finite Elements in Maya
Course
Using Houdini Engine to Simulate Finite Elements in Maya
Jorge Razon
Advanced
3h 13m
Introduction to Collisions in Houdini
Course
Introduction to Collisions in Houdini
John Moncrief
Beginner
1h 45m
Building Character FX Rigs in Houdini
Course
Building Character FX Rigs in Houdini
Terry Marriott
Intermediate
2h 29m
Practical Houdini Math Tips
Course
Practical Houdini Math Tips
Beau Garcia
Beginner
5h 12m
Exploring Houdini's SOP Solver
Course
Exploring Houdini's SOP Solver
Kolt Wilson
Intermediate
2h 12m
Introduction to Dynamic Oceans in Houdini
Course
Introduction to Dynamic Oceans in Houdini
Pluralsight
Beginner
1h 54m
Creating Custom Shaders in Houdini
Course
Creating Custom Shaders in Houdini
Pluralsight
Beginner
1h 23m
Introduction to RenderMan RIS in Houdini
Course
Introduction to RenderMan RIS in Houdini
Pluralsight
Beginner
3h 14m
Modeling For Dynamics In Houdini and Maya
Course
Modeling For Dynamics In Houdini and Maya
John Moncrief
Beginner
1h 14m
Utilizing the Auto Rig and Muscle System Tools in Houdini
Course
Utilizing the Auto Rig and Muscle System Tools in Houdini
Matt Skonicki
Advanced
4h 8m
Image-based Rigid Body Destruction in Houdini
Course
Image-based Rigid Body Destruction in Houdini
Jeff Wolverton
Advanced
3h 2m
Introduction to Fluid Simulations in Houdini
Course
Introduction to Fluid Simulations in Houdini
John Moncrief
Beginner
2h 3m
Creating a Dynamic Grappling Hook in Houdini
Course
Creating a Dynamic Grappling Hook in Houdini
Sam Rickles
Advanced
2h 39m
Introduction to Hair and Fur in Houdini 15
Course
Introduction to Hair and Fur in Houdini 15
John Moncrief
Beginner
1h 44m

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