How the Cloud Saved Our Crowd                                starring             STEVE           “The Boss”              ...
D-20 before Siggraph Asia20 days ago at Golaem H.Q., John wasenjoying an usual day at work, when…14/12/11               Cr...
D-20 before Siggraph Asia                    Hey let’s make a                    crowd demo with                     Rende...
D-20 before Siggraph Asia                   You know…                something simple,               with the Renderman   ...
D-20 before Siggraph Asia       …a big walking       teapot with some        crowd around?                                ...
D-10 before Siggraph AsiaAnd 10 days later…                                          …and I added                         ...
D-10 before Siggraph Asia                                                         Ok, rendering                           ...
D-10 before Siggraph Asia                    20 DAYS !!!!14/12/11       Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
D-10 before Siggraph Asia !!!                           No problem!                          I’ll call Dylan,             ...
D-10 before Siggraph Asia !!!Meanwhile, somewhere in Asia…                 Sorry guys!                I’m on vacation     ...
D-10 before Siggraph Asia14/12/11       Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
D-10 before Siggraph Asia !!!               But what            about sending            your scene in              the Cl...
D-10 before Siggraph Asia !!!                                            In the Cloud?                                    ...
D-10 before Siggraph Asia !!!GreenButton H.Q.                                          Hi guys! So You Need               ...
GreenButton ProcessD-9: Upload Rib and assets of one frame for validation (28Mb)14/12/11               Crowd in The Cloud:...
GreenButton ProcessD-8: Download the resulting image for approval14/12/11               Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User...
GreenButton ProcessD-8: Edit a little bit your scene (optional)14/12/11                 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User...
GreenButton ProcessD-5: Upload Rib and assets of the whole animation (1Gb)14/12/11               Crowd in The Cloud: Rende...
GreenButton ProcessD-3: Enjoy the resulting sequence (1.9Gb)                                                    Thanks Guy...
Performances: Cloud vs HomeTotal Processing Time for the Sequence = 89min!!  Synchonize assets on the Cloud = 35min  Rende...
That’s All FolksGolaem Crowd For Maya - http://www.golaem.comSpecial Thanks to:            &     14/12/11        Crowd in ...
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How the cloud saved our crowd

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A presentation on how we quickly rendered a Golaem Crowd scene including 2000 characters with Renderman, using GreenButton technology.

For more information:
http://www.golaem.com
http://renderman.pixar.com/
http://www.greenbutton.net/

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How the cloud saved our crowd

  1. How the Cloud Saved Our Crowd starring STEVE “The Boss” JOHN “The Artist”14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  2. D-20 before Siggraph Asia20 days ago at Golaem H.Q., John wasenjoying an usual day at work, when…14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  3. D-20 before Siggraph Asia Hey let’s make a crowd demo with Renderman for Siggraph Asia Sure… What Kind of demo!?14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  4. D-20 before Siggraph Asia You know… something simple, with the Renderman spirit in it Ok… what about…14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  5. D-20 before Siggraph Asia …a big walking teapot with some crowd around? yeah why not… Just stay simple, nothing fancy: it must be ready in the afternoon14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  6. D-10 before Siggraph AsiaAnd 10 days later… …and I added another teapot, some runners… Ok it looks ready, let’s render now14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  7. D-10 before Siggraph Asia Ok, rendering takes 30min per frame x 1000 frames…14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  8. D-10 before Siggraph Asia 20 DAYS !!!!14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  9. D-10 before Siggraph Asia !!! No problem! I’ll call Dylan, they got a huge Renderfarm at Pixar!14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  10. D-10 before Siggraph Asia !!!Meanwhile, somewhere in Asia… Sorry guys! I’m on vacation right now…14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  11. D-10 before Siggraph Asia14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  12. D-10 before Siggraph Asia !!! But what about sending your scene in the Cloud?14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  13. D-10 before Siggraph Asia !!! In the Cloud? Which one?14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  14. D-10 before Siggraph Asia !!!GreenButton H.Q. Hi guys! So You Need some horsepower?14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  15. GreenButton ProcessD-9: Upload Rib and assets of one frame for validation (28Mb)14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  16. GreenButton ProcessD-8: Download the resulting image for approval14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  17. GreenButton ProcessD-8: Edit a little bit your scene (optional)14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  18. GreenButton ProcessD-5: Upload Rib and assets of the whole animation (1Gb)14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  19. GreenButton ProcessD-3: Enjoy the resulting sequence (1.9Gb) Thanks Guys!14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  20. Performances: Cloud vs HomeTotal Processing Time for the Sequence = 89min!! Synchonize assets on the Cloud = 35min Render Time = 54minCloud Parameters 200nodes Each node: 2 * Quad Core 2.1Ghz – 14Gb RAM 14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting
  21. That’s All FolksGolaem Crowd For Maya - http://www.golaem.comSpecial Thanks to: & 14/12/11 Crowd in The Cloud: Renderman User Group Meeting

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