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by AkhIL
Sat Apr 22, 2006 1:19 am
Forum: Python
Topic: Python in compositor
Replies: 1
Views: 2522

Python in compositor

I propose to add Python node in compositor that will work as RenderMan's Imager shader. https://renderman.pixar.com/products/rispec/rispec_3_1/section12.html#Imager.shaders https://renderman.pixar.com/products/rispec/rispec_3_1/section4.html#Figure.4.2 With this node will be possible to make fogs, l...
by AkhIL
Mon Apr 10, 2006 1:58 am
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Water Drops On Surfaces paper from ciggraph
Replies: 1
Views: 2623

Water Drops On Surfaces paper from ciggraph

http://www-static.cc.gatech.edu/grads/w ... roplet.htm
Hope it will help.

If you need more info from ciggraph just type "siggraph pdf" in google
by AkhIL
Wed Mar 08, 2006 1:49 am
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: VEE particle simulator.
Replies: 3
Views: 4602

You are plan to add to Blender VEE's features like:
:arrow: Includes surface drag and -flow dynamics
:arrow: Python programmable behaviour
:arrow: Very fast simulation
by AkhIL
Wed Mar 01, 2006 4:10 am
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: VEE particle simulator.
Replies: 3
Views: 4602

VEE particle simulator.

I found good particle simulator http://www.tml.tkk.fi/~tilmonen/vee/effects.html . It might be helpfull in writing blender's particles. And might be developers will think about hardware particle rendering like in Maya. Just look trough image gallery and feature list. ----------------------- And agai...
by AkhIL
Wed Feb 08, 2006 1:11 am
Forum: Python
Topic: Need more info about every particle in particle system
Replies: 0
Views: 1408

Need more info about every particle in particle system

Blender already have one method to get useful info for exporting particles. But in most cases getParticlesLoc(time) not enough. I am propose to add new methods: + Effect.getParticlesAge(time) - just like getParticlesLoc but returns particle age as float (0 is unborned and 1 is dead) Useful in partic...
by AkhIL
Tue Feb 07, 2006 4:48 pm
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Blender 2.4x + Gentoo works bad on my box
Replies: 7
Views: 4890

Problem solved by updating system and rebuilding all blender's dependences from empty tree.
Thanks for all! I am happy now!
by AkhIL
Tue Feb 07, 2006 4:45 pm
Forum: Rendering
Topic: Anyone still working on Renderman export?
Replies: 9
Views: 7867

I made renderman exporter for my self and call it ribber. This exporter doesn't depend from any particular renderer. But curently tested only on linux. You can read more on aqsis forum under Blender topic.
If you need something, just do it for yourself - that is unix way!
by AkhIL
Wed Feb 01, 2006 3:27 am
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Blender 2.4x + Gentoo works bad on my box
Replies: 7
Views: 4890

I tried blender-2.41-linux-glibc232-py24-i386-static. Same results.
But my system still not updated.
by AkhIL
Mon Jan 30, 2006 9:28 am
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Blender 2.4x + Gentoo works bad on my box
Replies: 7
Views: 4890

I tried to switch video driver to vesa and opengl to xorg-x11. Same results.
Changing window mananger do nothing to.
Seems bug in library dependences.
Tommorow I'll try to update my system. Might be this helps
by AkhIL
Mon Jan 30, 2006 9:17 am
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Blender 2.4x + Gentoo works bad on my box
Replies: 7
Views: 4890

And one thing. Blender 2.3x works as well on my gentoo box.
by AkhIL
Mon Jan 30, 2006 9:15 am
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Blender 2.4x + Gentoo works bad on my box
Replies: 7
Views: 4890

stiv wrote:ATI graphics card?
nVidia GeForce4 MX 440
drivers version 1.0.6629
by AkhIL
Mon Jan 30, 2006 4:28 am
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Blender 2.4x + Gentoo works bad on my box
Replies: 7
Views: 4890

Blender 2.4x + Gentoo works bad on my box

At start blender takes 0.3 % of CPU. But after pressing Alt-A (play animation) and Esc (stop playing) Blender slows down and takes 20% of CPU time even scene is empty. Then CPU load slowly increase till Blender gets 100% of CPU. After saving and restoring Blener takes 0.3% CPU again. When I start pl...
by AkhIL
Thu Sep 01, 2005 12:42 am
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Blender and Special FX in feature film
Replies: 17
Views: 30679

For me more interesting compositing/post-production process. How they did it? Thay wrote new sequencer plugins? If yes, can I get it?