During this presentation, go behind the scenes with Sarah Forcier and learn about the rendering technology that has brought Pixar stories to life. Sarah will showcase RenderMan’s tight integration with Houdini, showing features used at Pixar as well as new advancements in rendering technology. It’s a great opportunity to see the latest technology coming from Pixar.
Sarah Forcier joined Pixar Animation Studios in 2018 as the lead developer for the RenderMan for Houdini plugin. Over the last couple years, she has rewritten RenderMan’s Houdini integration, worked to support the latest Houdini features, and presented this work at FMX and Siggraph. Prior to Pixar, Sarah studied at Cornell University and University of Pennsylvania.