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Python Modules like XSI Plugins

March 8th, 2007 by Daniele Niero. Viewed 16603 times.

Starting from my last post I’d like to show you how I use Python modules in XSI instead of normal self installing plugins. You know that XSI automatically recognizes plugins when a proper file is putted under a folder like this: [workgroup or user]\Application\Plugins. We don’t need to specify anything else. Very clever and very [...]

Custom Properties Persistent Layout

February 2nd, 2007 by Daniele Niero. Viewed 14552 times.

From a rigger’s point of view, I think Softimage|XSI is one of the best software around, and as character TD, I really love proxy parameters. The possibility to expose to animators every channel we want can make our rigs definitely cleaner, more understandable and easier to use. On the other hand a simple list of [...]