Points, Primitives and Vertices Houdini

Understanding Points, Vertices & Primitives in Houdini

Short week here in the States so I’ll leave you with some light reading. The reason I say light reading is because Matt Estela has a way of explaining complex topics in a very simple and effective manner.

Points, Points, Points

Head on over to Matt Estela’s CGWiki and read¬†this in depth article he wrote on Houdini’s use of points, vertices, and primitives and why points in Houdini are a big deal. I’m sure you will learn a thing or twenty. While you are at it, support his Patreon so he can continue creating great Houdini learning material.

Points and Verts and Prims


I am a motion designer & developer based out of South Florida. When not designing or animating pixels, I wrangle some code. If all else fails, I watch Twilight Zone, I Love Lucy, or Three's Company reruns.