A Look At Houdini’s New Condensation Shelf Tool

Raffi Bedross runs through creating condensation in Houdini using the new shelf tool in 17.5

Side FX Houdini is home to some of the most unique and creative tutorials around, but now there’s a new contender for tutorial- authors have graced us with ways to create droplets on objects. One way? A shelf tool in 17.5!

The tool is a one-click solution with many options. Condensation can set up particles to simulate liquid forming, flowing and dripping off the surface of your selected object. FX TD Artist Raffi Bedross walks you through how he used it in this video showing some features that are available for altering droplets’ effects on dynamics like speed or gravity!