[ #Houdini ] Johnny Farmfield shared us the Project file of his offshoot test, rendering SSS out of Mantra using the point cloud model for ...
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Note that you need to go into each material and set them to write the PC file, then render one frame, then go back into each material, set it to read the same PC file, then render the rest of the sequence - of you will get flickering. And this is NOT a workaround or such from my side, this is something a developer at SideFX wrote in the Houdini forums in regard to using the point cloud rendering for SSS. Not the most intuitive thing to do, but then again it renders fast as hell
Download Houdini Mantra SSS shader Project file here
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