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Triggerfish Feathers by Sue Sauer
Posted: Dec 06, 2012
Published by: the area
Homepage: Visit the page
Software: Autodesk Softimage
Category: Animation, Dynamics
Skill: Intermediate
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Triggerfish FUR TD Sue Sauer demonstrates how you can generate procedural feathers using ICE. This technique can also be applied to generate other customized feather or fur styles as well.

reference image of a feather

Image Description: reference image of a feather

Triggerfish Feathers -- how-to video
Triggerfish Feathers - hardware render

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Posted by suesan on Aug 20, 2014 at 07:53 PM
Oh cool :D Glad you got it going.
Posted by makind1 on Aug 20, 2014 at 07:45 PM
Hi Suesan. I got it working, i had to go inside the compounds and fix some stuff.
Posted by makind1 on Aug 20, 2014 at 11:33 AM
Hi suesan.
Its actually the scene from
Im using softimage 2013

Posted by suesan on Aug 20, 2014 at 03:07 AM
Could you maybe send me a scene with the problem?
Posted by makind1 on Aug 19, 2014 at 01:54 PM
Im having hard time to use this compounds. I loaded the test scene, i see what i should see but im not able to force the vanes to be visible in render. I tried Arnold and Mray. Any help?
I also tried to manually change the size of vanes, but didnt work. Quills render fine.
Thank you for reply