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Introduction to Houdini Digital Assets

by Caesar Hernandez

Digital assets are quickly becoming popular for 3D art, VFX, and game content creation. This course will bring you up to speed on using one of the industry's premier asset creation tool, Houdini. Software required: Houdini 15.

What you'll learn

Creating and using digital assets is a key skill you'll want to have in your repertoire if you want to produce high-quality work. This course, Introduction to Houdini Digital Assets, will teach you how to create professional, usable assets for any production pipeline. First, you'll focus on working smart, not hard, and set up the best workflows and practices in order to be as efficient as possible. Next, you'll create, update, and refine the assets UI. Finally, you'll actually create your assets, and set them up for rendering. By the end of this course, you'll have the knowledge required to create high-quality, professional-looking digital assets. Required Software: Houdini 15.

About the author

Caesar took an interest in computers at the age of 14 and is a self-taught programmer who started with BASIC, then moved to assembler, C, C++, and finally to C#. He currently works at a Fortune 100 company as a business workflow developer. In his off-time, Caesar enjoys working with Houdini and developing Unity3d applications on contract. He also composes music in his home studio when he has the time.

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