2001 – The FX Tree would be introduced in the soon-to-be-announced XSI 2.0, and this softimage.com banner gave a sneak peak (on the left side, in the background very faintly, you can see a some FX Tree nodes, and on the right, you can see some FX tree scripting).
Click through the image above for a better view of what they’re talking about in this July 2001 thread from the XSI list:
-----Original Message----- From: Jean-Louis Sent: Tuesday, July 31, 2001 8:46 AM To: XSI@Softimage.COM Subject: Re: 2.0 Rumour+Speculation And it looks all scriptable too: on the right of that same red banner you can make out "FxTree.FileInput". If it all turns out to be true I'll be over the moon. -- Jean-Louis Billard Graphics Dept. - Imaj http://www.imajonline.com/ ----- Original Message ----- From: "Meils Dühnforth" To: Sent: Tuesday, July 31, 2001 2:18 PM Subject: RE: 2.0 Rumour+Speculation Look at the interface screenshot shining through the red background at their homepage top - definitely looks like a compositing tree! Guess this is XSI 2.0 and not DS 5.0... Meils Dühnforth nhb studios --- Unsubscribe? Mail Majordomo@Softimage.COM with the following text in body: unsubscribe xsi