A Guide to Houdini Instancing and Proper CopyToPoints Workflow

Adrien Lambert sheds some light on the proper instancing workflow in Houdini implemented by SideFX in the latest versions.

Through Side FX Houdini versions, you might find that you need to work with updated techniques. You might also find that some features, like CopyStamp, are missing in newer versions of Houdini.

“After receiving feedback from some of you facing challenges in following my older content, I realized it’s time to shed light on the official instancing workflow enforced by SideFX in the latest versions,” Lambert says.

With ILM Lead Generalist Adrien Lambert’s latest tutorial, he explores the ins and outs of Houdini’s copyToPoints instancing methodology and some good practices for attribute manipulations.