The Foundry (thefoundry.co.uk) is a world-leading innovator of visual effects and image processing technologies that boost productivity in motion picture and video post production.
In September 2012, The Foundry merged with Luxology, an independent US-based technology company. As a joint entity the company develops award-winning computer graphics and visual effects (VFX) software used globally by leading artists and designers.
The Foundry has a stable of award-winning 2D and 3D VFX software including its industry standard compositor NUKE. Luxology is well known for its innovative 3D modelling and rendering technology and its flagship product, modo.
The latest additions to the family are MARI, a new 3D paint system, HIERO - a brand new VFX workflow and conform tool and KATANA, a look development and lighting tool.
The Foundry's products have facilitated ambitious effects sequences on features such as Harry Potter, The Dark Knight, Spider Man 3, Speed Racer, The Incredible Hulk, Iron Man, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Star Trek, Watchmen, District 9, GI Joe, Ice Age 3, 2012, The Final Destination, A Christmas Carol, Where The Wild Things Are, Transformers, The Road, Avatar, Alice in Wonderland, Tron: Legacy and many more.
NUKE - thefoundry.co.uk/nuke
HIERO - thefoundry.co.uk/hiero/
MARI - thefoundry.co.uk/mari
MODO - thefoundry.co.uk/modo
KATANA - thefoundry.co.uk/katana
OCULA - thefoundry.co.uk/ocula
FURNACE - thefoundry.co.uk/furnace
KEYLIGHT - thefoundry.co.uk/keylight
CAMERATRACKER - thefoundry.co.uk/cameratracker
KRONOS - thefoundry.co.uk/kronos
ROLLINGSHUTTER - thefoundry.co.uk/rollingshutter