In this course, David Tracy will teach you how to use the Python programming language with Rhino to automate tasks, create complex forms, and simulate physical phenomena. This course will serve as a gentle introduction to programming to unlock capabilities for generative computational design with Rhino, Python, and Grasshopper.
First, you will be introduced to the core concepts of using Python in Rhino, such as drawing shapes with code, transformation, and variables. Then you will learn how to use classes and object oriented programming. Finally, you will learn how to integrate Grasshopper into your Python and Rhino workflow.
When we’re done, you will understand the core concepts of programming with Python, be able to author your own scripts, and create custom components in Grasshopper.
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So we're gonna say select and object. Okay and so I'm going to delete this line here, I'm going to run my function and now you'll notice on the command line up here, it's going to ask us to select an object. Okay so that's great, but we didn't do anything with that, but one thing we can do is we can use this getobject function to set a variable.
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From the course:
Introduction To Python In Rhino
Duration: 3h 23m
Author: David Tracy