The Foundry

Established in 1996, The Foundry is a global software company headquartered in London, with offices in Manchester, Los Angeles and Silicon Valley. We make smart software for creative people. But we are so much more than that.

We are not just a technology maker or software seller. We are here to empower artists and designers across the world. We develop tools, technologies and processes that enable them to bring their ideas to life faster and more effectively. We believe in a world where people can continually raise their creative potential. We are champions of creativity. We’re proud of what we do at The Foundry and we’d love to tell you more about it, so do get in touch if you’re interested in hearing more about how we can help you achieve your goals.


Powerful compositing, editorial & finishing

Our award-winning node-based compositor, NUKE provides a dynamic end-to-end solution for realizing the creative visions of today's most forward-thinking directors. 



Hi- res 3D painting

MARI is a cutting-edge 3D paint tool, gives you a fluid and flexible way to paint directly onto 3D models. 



3D content creation

MODO brings you the next generation of 3D modeling, animation, sculpting, effects and rendering in a powerful integrated package. 



Collaborative story development

FLIX is a web-based visual story development tool for feature animation, designed specifically around speed and collaboration. 


Stereo post-production plug-ins

OCULA is a collection of 14 plug-in tools for NUKE designed to tackle common problems with stereoscopic imagery. Helping to take the headache out of stereo post-production. 


Collaborative multi-shot management

HIERO gives you an all-in-one shot management, conform and review solution that supports smooth collaborative working and quick shot turnaround and delivery. 



Lighting and look development

KATANA is an asset-based approach to look development and lighting that gives you the creative scope and scalability to meet the needs of the most demanding CG projects. 



Packaged creative solutions

COLORWAY is an application that aids creativity and focuses the decision making process, recognizing that a team of people involved in making design decisions have different goals and expertise. 



Explore, learn, create & play



Iterative look design



 VR plug-in toolset for NUKE




Infinitely flexible scatching



 Final Cut Pro, After Effects & NUKE add-ons