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melany
02-17-2004, 11:46 AM
Helly everybody,

I wonder if anyone can suggest me a good Shake tutorial for compositing Z channel (rendered with Houdini), or even tell me some working ways for doing it .

Thank you,

M

beaker
02-17-2004, 10:54 PM
The blimp tutorial that comes with shake in the manuals.

melany
02-25-2004, 01:57 PM
thank you,
I did that, I was wondering if someone knew a different one.some

Mel

beaker
02-25-2004, 05:27 PM
Why do you need another tutorial? The blimp one explains exactly what you need to know.

The only difference is Houdini's Z channel is different then maya's, so you need to find out where their Z data goes from. Maya's goes from 0 to -1, other apps go from 0 to distance from camera(clipping plane).

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