DaVinci Resolve, known primarily for its colour grading capabilities, also offers a robust set of tools for VFX artists. With its advanced editing and compositing features, it has become a popular choice for professionals seeking an all-in-one solution for their post-production needs.
Flame by Autodesk is a comprehensive VFX and finishing software known for its high-end compositing, visual effects, and editorial capabilities. Its advanced tools for 3D compositing and finishing make it a preferred choice for VFX artists working on complex and demanding projects.
ClearView Flex gives VFX artists a user-friendly video collaboration software to stream live, encrypted video with sub-100ms of latency from any source via HDMI, SDI or NDI to tablets, phones, laptops or Apple TV.
To support the greater number of stream viewers often required for VFX reviews, Flex handles up to 40 viewers within a session and supports high-quality streaming content of up to 2K DCI resolution with up to 10-bit 4:2:2 colour including HDR, enhanced in-channel comms, and annotation features helping keep your team fully in sync.
Houdini, developed by SideFX, is a powerful software widely used for creating visual effects and 3D animations. Its procedural node-based workflow and advanced simulation tools make it a favourite among VFX artists.
Where quality is crucial, ClearView Pivot provides a high quality remote video review and collaboration software to stream colour and frame accurate footage to multiple viewers in 4K HDR, enabling projection quality on a 35-foot screen at 4:4:4 colour chroma and 12-bit colour depth for all VFX reviews.
Maya, a 3D computer graphics software by Autodesk, is renowned for its comprehensive set of tools for modelling, animation, and rendering. Its wide range of features, including advanced dynamics and effects capabilities, make it an indispensable tool for VFX artists involved in creating stunning visual effects and animations.
Nuke, by The Foundry, is widely regarded as one of the industry-leading software for compositing and visual effects. Its robust node-based compositing workflow and powerful toolset make it a go-to choice for VFX artists working on high-end projects, enabling them to achieve seamless integration and stunning visual effects.
After Effects, developed by Adobe, is a versatile software that has become synonymous with motion graphics and visual effects. Its extensive set of tools for animation, compositing, and visual effects, combined with its seamless integration with other Adobe Creative Cloud applications, makes it an essential tool for VFX artists looking to create captivating motion graphics and visual effects.