Originally Posted by oglu
Have you run across any good workflows for feathers with xGen? Seems that is the "next frontier" for Autodesk to cross with xGen (I bet the Disney in-house version of xGen can do it just fine). Currently I don't think xGen is really capable of it. We've tried several approaches for feathers, all not very successful.
Ornatrix might be an alternative. Haven't tried it, but what I've seen looks promising.