Houdini Tutorial: Rise of Skywalker Inspired Lightning FX

By: Andrew Sutherland and Toufik Mekbel

In this video tutorial from Andrew Sutherland and Toufik Mekbel, we'll show you how to create a Star Wars inspired Lightning FX inside Houdini.

Star Wars serves as an incredible wellspring of inspiration for VFX artists. Whether it’s the depiction of destructive sequences or energy-based special effects, Star Wars often tops the list of references when seeking creative sparks for our FX projects. In this exciting Houdini tutorial, we’ll take you on a journey to a galaxy far, far away as we dive into the world of Star Wars-inspired lightning effects.

Rise of Skywalker Inspired lightning FX | Star Wars Houdini Tutorial

In this step-by-step guide will help you harness the power of the Force to create stunning lightning effects reminiscent of those seen in the Star Wars universe. We’ve also included the free project file which you can download below the video.

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