Techimage is to host an event at Framestore CFC to discuss the use of Houdini in the film Underworld. The Houdini Evening will be held on March 23 at the Framestore CFC theatre in London.

Framestore CFC designed and created Underworld's visual effects using Houdini from Side Effects Software. Techimage is a UK reseller for Houdini.

Aimed at 2D and 3D visual artists, Justin Martin and Andy Rawling from Framestore CFC will be showing how Houdini was used to create the key creature transformation scenes from the film.

Also Paul Salvini, chief technology officer at Side Effects Software, will be looking at the reasons for the growing use of Houdini in feature film work.

For further details of this event and to reserve a place visit the Techimage Web site at: www.techimage.co.uk