Maya artists interested in working with Houdini are often faced with transitioning existing skills into a whole new world. In this presentation, you will learn the similarities and differences in the tools and workspace layout then dive deeper to understand how each of these applications work under the hood. You will also learn about the Houdini Engine for Maya plug-in which allows you to share Houdini Digital Assets with colleagues working in Maya.
Robert Magee is a Senior Product Marketing Manager at SideFX who has been working with Houdini for over 15 years. He has created lots of learning material such as the Houdini Foundations book which are designed to help artists get started with Houdini. In the past, Robert worked for 10 years at Alias|Wavefront where he developed tutorials and training, including the very first editions of Learning Maya and The Art of Maya.