question

Lukas Kapp avatar image
Lukas Kapp asked ·

aiColorJitter for alembic instances in StandIns

Hey everyone,

I have scattered some rocks in Houdini and imported them as an alembic file with "Make Instance" on in an aiStandIn in Maya and now I want to add some variation using the aiColorJitter but I can't get it to work.

aiUtility doesn't work with aiStandIns (as mentioned in the docs) and creating a custom attribute in Houdini for those rocks seems to not coming to Maya (maybe because it is instanced?).

The method of using "enable_procedural_cache off " in the User Options doesn't work for me since I'm using an alembic file with instances inside a single aiStandIn. https://answers.arnoldrenderer.com/questions/2436/aicolorjitter-for-standins.html


So any idea how to get it to work or do I miss a setting for the import of those custom attributes?

proceduralsalembicinstances
10 |600 characters needed characters left characters exceeded

Up to 5 attachments (including images) can be used with a maximum of 2.0 MiB each and 9.8 MiB total.

0 Answers

· Write an Answer

Write an Answer

Hint: Notify or tag a user in this post by typing @username.

Up to 5 attachments (including images) can be used with a maximum of 2.0 MiB each and 9.8 MiB total.

Welcome to the Arnold Answers community.

This is the place for Arnold renderer users everywhere to ask and answer rendering questions, and share knowledge about using Arnold, Arnold plugins, workflows and developing tools with Arnold.

If you are a new user to Arnold Answers, please first check out our FAQ and User Guide for more information.

When posting questions, please be sure to select the appropriate Space for your Arnold plugin and include the plugin version you are using.

Please include images, scene and log files whenever possible as this helps the community answer your questions.

Instructions for generating full verbosity log files are available for MtoA, MaxtoA, C4DtoA, HtoA, KtoA, and Kick.

If you are looking for Arnold Documentation and Support please visit the Arnold Support site.

To try Arnold please visit the Arnold Trial page.

Bottom No panel present for this section.