Tim Lehr

Tim Lehr

Technical Director | Pipeline Developer

Use Python Wheels with Houdini / Nuke in 2019

During development of Scarif, I came across an issue with DCC Applications and certain Python packages. Since we are using quite a few open source Python modules to power our pipeline tools, we resort to a virtual environment in combination with pip to install and manage all these packages. Today, the almost all popular packages… Continue reading

Nuke: Environment Variables in Read / Write

In my job as a Pipeline TD I often resort to old school environment variables to make my life easier. Not only are they really easy to work with, they are also a commonly supported way of keeping file paths relative to a dynamically changeable directory. This is super helpful, as you will be able… Continue reading