Create Realistic Clouds in Houdini - Free Tutorial Series

Design and develop incredible clouds in Houdini with this free tutorial series.

In this free tutorial series, Saber Jlassi will show you how to create clouds in Houdini using Arnold.

Arnold is one of the best render engines in the world, and for good reason. It gives VFX artists the power to create amazing FX work with incredibly fast render times. In this tutorial series, we’ll take a look at how to create clouds using Arnold.

Free Tutorial Series: Creating Clouds in Houdini with Arnold

Below you will find 11 free tutorials on creating clouds in Houdini using Arnold. We hope you enjoy this series. If you want to learn more from Saber, check out his Mastering FX in Houdini series here at Rebelway.

Lesson 1: Welcome to the Series

Lesson 2: Cloud Bed Shading

Lesson 3: Cloud Bed Export Assets

Lesson 4: Cloud Bed Instancing

Lesson 5: Cloud Top Creation and Shading

Lesson 6: Cloud Top Instancing

Lesson 7: Cloud Bed Atmospheric Effect

Lesson 8: Cloud Full Atmospheric Effect

Lesson 9: Cloud Second LightRig

Lesson 10: Cloud Render Passes

Lesson 11: Cloud Compositing

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Rebelway Founder  &  FX Supervisor

Saber started working in CG almost 15 years ago, and has occupied different positions as an artist in different countries around the world.

Before creating Rebelway, Saber worked as a Generalist TD at MPC, London, A Senior Lighting TD at Framestore,
A Senior Technical Director at Blizzard Entertainment,
A Senior FX Artist at Barnstorm VFX, during which he received a VES and an Emmy Awards nominations.
 His continuous pursuit of knowledge and learning inspired Saber to start Rebelway to teach others around the world, and to share his profound passion for the FX industry. 

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