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PixelOz
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Subject: Autodesk Application Icons
Forum : Finished 3D Art Work
Posted : January 11, 2014
I see your point and I also see that it is mainly between those two icon cause they have the same color. One of the things that caused this is the fact that they have the same colors, particularly tho ...
Andyba
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : May 11, 2013
I need to know if there is functionality similar to 3ds Max freeform "Shift" deformation in Blender.

In mudbox there is an option called "Grab Silhouette" that can be turned on ...
lyndon
Replies: 1 Views: 232
Subject: Programm for 3D Annimation
Forum : General CG Talk
Posted : February 20, 2013
hi
i don't know of any specific 3d animation packages that are intended for creating animations of our universe (however there might be such packages out there), you can use just about any advanced ...
Leroy
Replies: 1 Views: 440
Subject: Casual 3D modeling forum.
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : December 17, 2012
Are there many modeling forums active anymore? Most seem pretty much idle these days. Even my own forum gets a lot of visits, but most people just download modeling tools hosted on my forum. I mostly ...
kratos108
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Subject: XSI 3d modeling resources
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : May 15, 2012
is it easy creating 3D model using XSI?
Perceptionist
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Subject: UltraRender - request for 3D models to test
Forum : CG News and Events
Posted : April 16, 2012
Hello,

some of you has probably already been in contact with UltraRender service, which allows to create visualizations and animations interactively on renderfarm based on GPU processors. We're cur ...
baalnazzar
Replies: 18 Views: 1126
Subject: Newbie Looking To Get Into 3D Modelling
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : April 14, 2012
Blender, Maya, 3dsmax, Cinema 4D, Lightwave, XSI. If you looking for something free then you're looking for Blender. There is no other free soft of this sort.
oknplm
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Subject: Maya
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : February 12, 2012
its either maya or XSI that are the major animation tools
oknplm
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : February 12, 2012
Not a lot of studios use max right now. If you want ot get into modeling, learn yourself some Maya, zbrush or mudbox. For animation, Maya again and XSI
oknplm
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Subject: Animating a 3D Model- Beginner Questions
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : February 12, 2012
Blender is a great program but I suggest XSI just because I'm used to it
pally98
Replies: 3 Views: 356
Subject: 3D Drawing && Design (which program to use)?
Forum : General CG Talk
Posted : December 17, 2011
Thanks for checking out my question

I am programming games and my game engine supports these 3d designing programs


Maya .mb & .ma1
3D Studio Max .max1
Cheetah 3D .jas1
Cinem ...
Leroy
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Subject: XSI 3d modeling resources
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : October 31, 2011
Here's a link to an free XSI exporter utility group http://www.bzscrap.org/downloads/Utilities/BZ2/3De/ There are several versions hosted.
Leroy
Forum : General CG Talk
Posted : June 30, 2011
I'm attempting to compile an export plugin and I need the infomation from the SDK to reference off. Background: The XSI version 1 format is a text based model format similar to the version 3.2 Direct ...
lyndon
Replies: 4 Views: 1416
Subject: CHOOSING 3D SOFTWARE ANIME FOR CHARACTERS
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : May 02, 2011
hi
if you are just doing it part time, investing like in an application like MAX, MAYA or XSI (from Autodesk) will work out to be rather costly. have you considered an open source alternative like Bl ...
dbrown9141
Replies: 6 Views: 7904
Subject: Solidworks Vs 3dsMAX
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : March 18, 2011
If you are used to modeling from sketches and used to creating models from driven constraints and dimensions stick to solid works or inventor. 3ds max, maya, softimage xsi etc. are completely differe ...
3DSerge
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Subject: Softimage Xsi: Extruding along a curve question
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : January 26, 2011
I know it is possible to do in 3DS Max where you can outline spline either from center or any other direction. XSI is much less technical then many of the programs...
zara678
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Subject: XSI 3d modeling resources
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : January 13, 2011
hi
Thanks Andyba for posting this it will be very helpful to learn xsi
ariff13
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Subject: New to 3d
Forum : General CG Talk
Posted : September 17, 2010
i prefer maya. cause maya seem simpler than xsi
xsi and maya user
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : September 12, 2010
I've been taught both maya and xsi. I am currently using maya because I have to for my job.

Maya is garbage compared to xsi. If you used both extensively, you will think to yourself, why can't ma ...
electricsun
Replies: 6 Views: 588
Subject: New to 3d
Forum : General CG Talk
Posted : June 22, 2010
I ma new to 3d and torn be wteeen Maya or XSI.I have both programs and I was wondering what u guys like better Maya 2011 or XSI 2011? Do any of u guys use both?
CG JOBS
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Subject: Senior 3D Generalist
Forum : 3D Jobs
Posted : June 21, 2010
Taylor James Ltd is looking for Senior 3D Generalist




Job details: Senior 3D Generalist
Contract Position, Central London

We are currently welcoming applications for a talented Senior 3D A ...
Andyba
Replies: 1 Views: 1621
Subject: FaceFX Facial Animation Plugins released for $199
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 08, 2010
Is this plugin any better the the softimage face robot?
XSI is called Autodesk Softimage now, did you mean that the plugin is for the old version of softimage that was called XSI and had no Face Robo ...
facefx
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Subject: FaceFX Facial Animation Plugins released for $199
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : May 26, 2010
FaceFX announced today the release of $199 facial animation plugins for 3ds Max, Maya, XSI and MotionBuidler in a press release:

Research Triangle Park, NC - May 26th 2010 - The facial animation so ...
pandaashok71@yahoo.in
Replies: 3 Views: 10598
Subject: Found some animal blueprints
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : May 24, 2010
MAYA MODELSds max, Maya, Softimage XSI, Deep Paint 3d, Body Paint 3D, Wings 3D, Z Brush Laughing Crying or Very sad :oops
CG JOBS
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Subject: Looking for high end Broadcast Designer
Forum : 3D Jobs
Posted : April 06, 2010
Mind Over Eye is Looking for high end Broadcast Designer

Starting Date: TBD, duration - TBD

Job details: Broadcast Designers for an upcoming package of spots.

Skills required:

-2d/3d desig ...
CG JOBS
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Subject: Looking for high end 3D Generalist
Forum : 3D Jobs
Posted : April 06, 2010
Mind Over Eye is Looking for high end 3D Generalist

Starting Date: TBD, duration - TBD

Job details: 3D Generalist for an upcoming package of spots.

Skills required:

-2d/3d design
-modelin ...
Liamkel
Replies: 25 Views: 4752
Subject: 3dsmax : noob question
Forum : General CG Talk
Posted : March 31, 2010
Polygru think you spend to much time wanking over your knowledge of 3D mate, you get offended that someone asked a question? You got annoyed cause it was wasting your time? But you opened the link rea ...
devang
Replies: 3 Views: 10598
Subject: Found some animal blueprints
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : March 17, 2010
ds max, Maya, Softimage XSI, Deep Paint 3d, Body Paint 3D, Wings 3D, Z Brush :lol: :cry: :oops:
3D news
Replies: 47 Views: 170129
Subject: 3D Animation Software
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : January 16, 2010
Autodesk Softimage 3d animation software
http://www.autodesk.com/softimage/
Autodesk Softimage, known as Softimage XSI before it was was purchased by Autodesk from Avid, is a professional 3D compute ...
morph gizmo
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Subject: CG Q&A
Forum : General CG Talk
Posted : December 06, 2009
Hey everyone,

There is finally a new site for us to help and learn in a Q&A fashion: CGSquad . C-O-M.

It's certainly not a replacement for places like this, where you discuss things, but com ...
BugsHunter
Replies: 3 Views: 1407
Subject: Who needs rendering power?
Forum : 3D Rendering
Posted : November 16, 2009
Hello, i have 96 cpus with Maya (+PRMan), Shake & XSI 6.5 onto the boxes and would be able to render something if you need!
Leave a message on the topic for more informations!
Once More
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Subject: XSI 3d modeling resources
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : November 16, 2009
Where can I find tutorials (in English) on modeling actually bodies?

I was refereed to one on the main XSI website, but they where in french. So when I managed to find a site to change it into Engl ...
Andyba
Replies: 47 Views: 170129
Subject: 3D Animation Software
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : October 29, 2009
Here is a video tutorial on how to animate in 3ds max:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kqQmwXCH6w8

In my opinion it is easy to animate characters in 3ds max if you use the Character Studio Biped. ...
Andyba
Replies: 2 Views: 785
Subject: Important Question: transfering mesh data
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : October 07, 2009
Actually projecting is the only way I can think of that will achieve what you need. But it is not perfect and will require manual tweaking of vertices.
There are programs that will allow various ways ...
Gnad
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Subject: Softimage Xsi: History of XSI
Forum : 3D Fight Club
Posted : September 04, 2009
indeed it was a great history.
Now XSI doesn't exist anymore it's autodesk softimage.
End of history Smile
Andyba
Replies: 17 Views: 19968
Subject: 3d Modeling Tutorials
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : August 29, 2009
Vehicle 3d modeling tutorials

http://www.3dm3.com/tutorials/maya/350z/image003.jpg
http://www.evermotion.org/tutorials_old/modeling/car_modeling_max/final.jpg
http://www.munkmotion.com/tutorials/ ...
Andyba
Replies: 7 Views: 2897
Subject: Blender custom hotkeys
Forum : 3D Fight Club
Posted : August 06, 2009
I am against customising.

Because, I think it will add more confusion.

Can you be more specific who will be confused by the ability to customize the hot keys?
I was never confused by the abilit ...
Andyba
Replies: 12 Views: 28734
Subject: XSI 3d modeling resources
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : June 06, 2009
Thanks for posting this. I just started learning XSI and these will come in handy.

You are welcome! Smile
Andyba
Replies: 1 Views: 2737
Subject: Softimage Xsi: When to Texture?
Forum : 3D Texturing Forum
Posted : June 03, 2009
You can use subdivision during rendering... So it is better to start applying UV mapping and textures earlier when the 3d model is simpler especially considering that XSI can interpolate UVs during mo ...
Marcus Dublin
Forum : 3D Fight Club
Posted : May 13, 2009
I'm more of a 3ds max guy. Although I use Maya and Silo from time to time. I'm now getting into XSI so my opinion may change.
Marcus Dublin
Replies: 12 Views: 28734
Subject: XSI 3d modeling resources
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : May 13, 2009
Thanks for posting this. I just started learning XSI and these will come in handy.
ricky33
Forum : 3D Fight Club
Posted : April 20, 2009
I will go for XSI...
Andyba
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : April 19, 2009
Export to Autodesk FBX then import it in Xsi.
Huva
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : February 26, 2009
I think xsi is easier to learn.
Andyba
Replies: 1 Views: 2685
Subject: How would you model this
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : February 13, 2009
If you want to actually simulate the way it hangs you need some dynamic simulations. 3ds max, softimage xsi, maya are softwares that can handle it.
1. You just create one peace of magnifying lens.
...
Andyba
Replies: 5 Views: 1212
Subject: MentalRay where to start?
Forum : 3D Rendering
Posted : February 13, 2009
I don't know about 3ds max but in softimage xsi there is support for real time shaders but they are for real time applications only and not a part of mental ray in the sense that the real time shaders ...
holloweddarkness
Replies: 6 Views: 1278
Subject: Im looking for a 3D modeler to join a team
Forum : Volunteer Jobs for 3d Artists
Posted : January 26, 2009
My name is hollow and i am the team lead of a mod group called Basement Mod Productions. we are currently looking for one or two modelers to help us out with creating models for in-game use. we plan t ...
Andyba
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : January 09, 2009
Definitely to rtfm Smile
There are many hidden things both in xsi and maya.
Andyba
Replies: 2 Views: 1970
Subject: A quick hello and a BIG can of worms...
Forum : General CG Talk
Posted : December 31, 2008
If you need software just for 3d modeling and rendering and basic animation Modo 3d is the best choice.
It is cheaper than the full fledged 3d software like 3ds max, maya and xsi because it doesn't h ...
Andyba
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Subject: 3d character modelling in maya
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : December 26, 2008
I personally like Softimage XSI for character modeling.
bubai
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Subject: Freelance 3d Artist
Forum : 3D Services
Posted : November 23, 2008
Hi, I'm soumitra saha from INDIA, have 3+ years of experience as a 3d
artist.
I'm efficient in modeling(organic/inorganic), texturing and animation(cartoon/realistic). You can check my work samples ...
bubai
Replies: 1 Views: 5676
Subject: Make some Money with Quick Modelling Contract Job
Forum : 3D Jobs
Posted : November 23, 2008
Hi, do u still need a blender artist?

My name is soumitra saha, have a 3+ years of experience as a 3d
artist, now working as an TD in Elemental crafts, mumbai, INDIA.
You can check my work sample ...
CG JOBS
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Subject: Junior CG Animators
Forum : 3D Jobs
Posted : February 14, 2008
subject: Junior CG Animators , Pineapple Squared Entertainment Ltd

Pineapple Squared Entertainment Ltd is looking for Junior CG Animators
duration - 1-2 Years

Job details: Responsibilities:

An a ...
CG JOBS
Replies: 0 Views: 1557
Subject: CG Animator
Forum : 3D Jobs
Posted : February 14, 2008
subject: CG Animator , Pineapple Squared Entertainment Ltd

Pineapple Squared Entertainment Ltd is looking for CG Animator
duration - 1-3 Months

Job details:
We are seeking talented CG Animators f ...
PolyGru
Replies: 4 Views: 4262
Subject: Softimage Xsi: FG and animation. Help?
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : July 12, 2007
Hi Ed ,


I could not figure out how to bake texture for every object in the scene and then put them back onto each object. Is this technic same with the option '' FG > Rebuild = off '' in t ...
cord474
Replies: 4 Views: 4262
Subject: Softimage Xsi: FG and animation. Help?
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : July 11, 2007
Originally posted by sumatra_xsi

hi,


I want to use FG for my animation but it takes so much time to render the whole animation with FG.


All your ideas will work. One that you might also consi ...
Axan
Replies: 4 Views: 4683
Subject: Softimage Xsi: wireframe
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 22, 2007
hi guys , its me again Very Happy


Is there a way to render wireframe in xsi?>


and how do i add glow to my textures?


thanks a lot !!!

A|i
CG JOBS
Replies: 0 Views: 1312
Subject: Animator
Forum : 3D Jobs
Posted : June 21, 2007
subject: Animator , Satellite Studios

Satellite Studios is looking for Animator
duration - Indefinite

Job details: Satellite Studios is looking for talented, experienced character animators for ful ...
Kiffy20
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 20, 2007
Ive had the same problem. Polytran is a good program the exports .IGES files from MAYA which XSi can read..


http://www.okino.com/conv/demos2.htm


The trial version removes every 5th polygon Sad

...
drop007
Replies: 4 Views: 7766
Subject: Softimage Xsi: Maya vs XSI
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 20, 2007
I am a straight up animator, and I prefer maya. I did 2 years of heavy character work in Soft . Then I did maya straight for a year ands a half. Ovet the last 3 months I've been working in xsi, and ...
CG JOBS
Replies: 0 Views: 1161
Subject: Layout Supervisor (#769-MH396)
Forum : 3D Jobs
Posted : June 20, 2007
subject: Layout Supervisor (#769-MH396) , Rainmaker Entertainment Inc.

Rainmaker Entertainment Inc. is looking for Layout Supervisor (#769-MH396)

Job details:

We are recruiting for a Layout Superv ...
DoggyJP
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 19, 2007
Ive been learning XSi for jsut over 5 months and Ive found it very straightforward! .....once you've found where all the buttons are
Carl Cates
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 19, 2007
I'm not really that technical a 3d guy. Does anyone know of a plug-in solution to getting a model and or animation data from Maya to XSI?


Richard Smith
Max3D
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 18, 2007
The only thing i can say is that i only meet a guy that *really* knows what maya is doing under that mess.

And that is because, although easy to start, is very complex to get deep into it, while XS ...
XsiBigot
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 18, 2007
dotXSI will be the perfect way, but in the meantime;

It is quite easy, just export your animation from Maya in any know and documented export format and write a little script to load that data from ...
Hulk
Replies: 4 Views: 7766
Subject: Softimage Xsi: Maya vs XSI
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 18, 2007
I've worked with Softimage|3D for 3 years before starting with the first version of Maya...I still like it but i don't have the time to play with it. I have also used XSI 1.5 for a year and although I ...
Shawn Lancing
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 15, 2007
well lets say learning maya is easier coz its more userfriendlier.

maya got shit load of popup windows with huge amount of options but most of them don't even have to be there. in soft you don't get ...
Max3D
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 15, 2007
If this ever comes out http://sourceforge.net/projects/dotxsi4maya/ then it will solve your problem.


Untill then try Maya>movetools>Soft3D>XSI.


or


Maya>Polytrans>Soft3D>XSI
Katie Chiesa
Replies: 4 Views: 7766
Subject: Softimage Xsi: Maya vs XSI
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 15, 2007
I don't know Maya very much but I think that XSI is animation designed - especially character animation. The tools are great. Non linear system helps a lot. Now in 2.0 we've got IF/FK blend and other ...
CG JOBS
Replies: 0 Views: 769
Subject: Technical Animator
Forum : 3D Jobs
Posted : June 15, 2007
subject: Technical Animator , BioWare Corp.

BioWare Corp. is looking for Technical Animator
duration - Indefinite

Job details:

Technical Animator


 

BioWare|Pandemic is fuelled by th ...
Carl Cates
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 14, 2007
Does anyone know a pipeline to get animation data from maya into XSI? Help greatly appreciated.


Richard Smith
Plumbum
Replies: 4 Views: 7766
Subject: Softimage Xsi: Maya vs XSI
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 14, 2007
Hi Guys ,


I am not trying to start a flame war here. I just want to know this:


since so many animators prefer softimage , can you tell me whats the difference between the animation tols in ...
Nikollas
Replies: 0 Views: 2398
Subject: Softimage Xsi: Graphics tablet support
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 13, 2007
Does any one know how much support for a wacom tablet will be in XSI 4? ie: pressure, tilt, eraser...toolbar, etc etc. Maybe one of you beta people could spill the beans for once Very Happy
Axan
Replies: 0 Views: 2301
Subject: Softimage Xsi: Rotation key issues
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 11, 2007
this is a question for anyone who can help me.


i am having some issues when setting rotation keys in XSI version 3.5. i am setting rotation keys in LOCAL mode, but when i play my animation, the cu ...
kinoman
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 07, 2007
A couple of questions for you SoftImage XSI gurus:


Is "Character Designer" included in the SoftImage XSI "Essentials" package?


Is the ability to export DirectX (.X) character ...
UVlas
Replies: 0 Views: 1665
Subject: Softimage Xsi: Lighting/association problems
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 06, 2007
Hi, i'm new to XSI, and this is my first attempt at a short animation. I'm trying to achieve a sharp crisp shadow cast by the ant with an infinite light, and a soft-edged shadow cast by the body of t ...
GreenCat
Replies: 0 Views: 1157
Subject: Softimage Xsi: New German XSI Forum
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 04, 2007
hi.


i just opened a german xsi forum with a small contest.


www.xsiforum.de


cheers chris
Kiffy20
Replies: 0 Views: 1110
Subject: Softimage Xsi: render .mi from maya through XSI
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 04, 2007
I am currently doing a job for a client that has a [url=http://www.3dmd.net/forum/3d-discussion-5869.html]render farm. They have offered me the use of their farm and I would love to take advantage of ...
Nikollas
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 01, 2007
"fonts.mwd: version mismatch expecting version 15

Could not load metrics file: fonts.mwd"


This message comes up in the linux terminal when i run XSI after I change re XSI layout to 1024 ...
TzinMaoSui
Replies: 1 Views: 1873
Subject: Softimage Xsi: undo not = undo (skeleton)
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : June 01, 2007
cant find that thread to a similiar problem anymore but why is the undo not working properly on bones/ skeletons sometimes? is that an xsi problem only or general in 3d?

when you constrained an effe ...
CG JOBS
Replies: 0 Views: 660
Subject: Illustrator (#456-MH396) - Feature Film
Forum : 3D Jobs
Posted : June 01, 2007
subject: Illustrator (#456-MH396) - Feature Film , Rainmaker Entertainment Inc.

Rainmaker Entertainment Inc. is looking for Illustrator (#456-MH396) - Feature Film

Job details:

 

&nb ...
CG JOBS
Replies: 0 Views: 922
Subject: Matte Painter (#452-MH396) - Feature Film
Forum : 3D Jobs
Posted : June 01, 2007
subject: Matte Painter (#452-MH396) - Feature Film , Rainmaker Entertainment Inc.

Rainmaker Entertainment Inc. is looking for Matte Painter (#452-MH396) - Feature Film

Job details:

Summary of Posi ...
Carlos Fillion
Replies: 1 Views: 1732
Subject: Softimage Xsi: Lightmapping and/or Luminosity map?
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : May 31, 2007
Hi, Ive been searching around for tutorials on how to set up lighmaps/luminosity maps in XSI, but I'm coming up empty handed. I been routing around in the Render Tree for some time and I cant seem to ...
Charles Smith
Replies: 0 Views: 1120
Subject: Softimage Xsi: Avid buys NXN alienbrain
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : May 28, 2007
http://www.softimage.com/home/Press/PressReleases/040126_News_NXN.htm


seems like lots of potential for alienbrain to be more integrated with XSI. Anyone here used it extensively?
Bill Liu
Replies: 0 Views: 1219
Subject: Softimage Xsi: Growing/Evolving
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : May 25, 2007
Hello,


this is a more or less general post, not necessarily application-specific:


In 3D, you commonly have geometry, meshes with quite fixed point counts and all the problems that brings. Yet, s ...
Etnic Evil
Replies: 0 Views: 977
Subject: Softimage Xsi: import dotXSI in Softimage3.9
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : May 24, 2007
Hi everyone! I am new here! I have a question when I was exporting a simple character (with bones and weightings) to dotXSI in XSI, and then import it to softimage3.9, it works fine except all expres ...
NewTon
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : May 24, 2007
Hi there~

I am wondering what the "XSI has a modern node-based architecture that is modular and extensible." means in Funamental pdf.

Anyideas? Thx!

...
Nikollas
Replies: 0 Views: 1564
Subject: Softimage Xsi: Interoperability.
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : May 24, 2007
Have any of you tested Softimage XSI's ability to exchange AAF information with high-end compositing systems? I realise that Softimage and DS would be a proverbial match made in heaven, but how well ...
Rod Sigler
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : May 21, 2007
i use biped guide commnad create a biped guide, then i scaled up my biped guide's null (local at the foot area), then i use rig from biped guide to get a biped bone from biped guide, but the new bipe ...
Derek
Replies: 0 Views: 1467
Subject: Softimage Xsi: Deforming Lofts (XSI vs. Max)
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : May 21, 2007
Hi. I've been trying EXP for a few weeks. I'm pretty much a novice when it comes to 3d modeling/animation programs, although in the past I've dabbled a bit with Max. While I like certain aspects of th ...
Hulk
Replies: 0 Views: 1314
Subject: Softimage Xsi: Clouds/Procedural animation question
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : May 21, 2007
**I also posted this on the XSIbase forum, so I apologize if you're reading this twice.


I am trying to create an effect in which smoky or wispy clouds "morph" into the shape of various ge ...
Andyba
Replies: 1 Views: 1500
Subject: Softimage Xsi: Ghost models?
Forum : 3D Animation Talk
Posted : May 15, 2007
This error was fixed in xsi 4.
You can get around the problem if you merge the file with another one.
Max3D
Replies: 0 Views: 3062
Subject: Softimage Xsi: Get->Spot creates Point light (?)
Forum : 3D Rendering
Posted : May 04, 2007
I'm using the XSI EXP version. I'm going through the 3dtutorial series on materials and lighting.


I'm trying to add a spot light that will be used for GI lighting. When I use Get->Light->Spot ...
abax
Replies: 0 Views: 2702
Subject: Softimage Xsi: snap
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : May 04, 2007
I use two different machines for XSi.

On machine one, when I select a number of random points, turn snap on and translate along an axsis, all the points "snap" to the same value for the ax ...
dwp
Replies: 1 Views: 5658
Subject: Softimage Xsi: hdri problem
Forum : 3D Rendering
Posted : May 04, 2007
hello


I 've got a HDRI file converted to *.Map that work fine. In FX tree I made change on it ( color correct) to made a night version but!!!


When I save the file in *.map and r-use it, XSI bug! ...
Shawn Lancing
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Subject: Softimage Xsi: In case you missed JoJo In The Stars
Forum : General CG Talk
Posted : May 03, 2007
Check out this link. Great work, all done in XSI:

http://www.cgtalk.com/showthread.php?threadid=103786
Pyata
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Subject: Softimage Xsi: For Sale: All about XSI fundamentals
Forum : General CG Talk
Posted : May 02, 2007
Hi Guys ,


I am selling the 2 VHS tape set of "All about XSI fundamentals"


http://www.cineframe.com/fundamentals/index.htm


$40 + Shipping


Pm me if interested.


Thanks ,

Ali
PolyGru
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Subject: Softimage Xsi: Extruding along a curve question
Forum : 3D Modeling Forum
Posted : April 30, 2007
I'm new to XSI so this may be a simple question...


I have imported two curves: one a boundary curve--say for the outline of a room; the second is a profile curve for a molding that will run aroun ...
Tech3D
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Subject: Softimage Xsi: xsi promotion
Forum : General CG Talk
Posted : April 30, 2007
i caught this on another mailing list:


"For those u dont know, and most of you probably, AVID is gonna make a

promotion next month and until December, there will be significant price

cuts ...
CG JOBS
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Subject: Layout Artist - Feature Film
Forum : 3D Jobs
Posted : April 30, 2007
subject: Layout Artist - Feature Film , Rainmaker Entertainment Inc.

Rainmaker Entertainment Inc. is looking for Layout Artist - Feature Film

Job details:

Summary of Position: 

&nbs ...