Upcoming Events

Foundry at Effects Americas 2019

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Coming to Effects Americas 2019?  Don’t miss Foundry!

We have several INCREDIBLE sessions taking place during the event this year - see below for more details. In addition, we’ll be hosting a very special FREE Masterclass the Monday before the show - see below on how to register.

If you want to set up a demo - or need a free expo pass for the exhibit area and our two expo sessions - please contact us at sales.events@foundry.com.

FREE Masterclass sponsored by Foundry

With Andrew McPhillips, VFX Supervisor, Spin VFX

Monday, June 3rd

Two Sessions:

  • 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • 2:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

This is a rare opportunity to learn from longtime Katana expert Andrew McPhilips (formerly of Sony Imageworks, Method Studios). He’ll teach attendees the way to approach look development and lighting in a robust, scalable and procedural manner using Katana, Arnold, Nuke, Maya and Substance Painter. Thank you Spin VFX, Lost Boys Studios and Autodesk for your support.

LOCATION: Lost Boys School

2261 Avenue Papineau

Montréal, QC

Canada, H2K 4J5

Max. number of participants per session: 10

Registration required. Spots are limited!


Sign up here!


Expo Session - included with Expo Pass

Automatization: From Challenges to Solutions for an International VFX Studio: presented by DNEG

Tuesday, June 4th

10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Effects Americas - Marché Bonsecours

DNEG Montreal's 2D Compositing Supervisors, Romain Bouvard and Remi Martin, will approach one of the most important challenges within a global facility: how to develop automation that works well with multi-site workflows, and how to build tools for artists that lets them work in a distributed fashion. Through an exploration of practical examples used for templating and batch processing, discover how DNEG has optimized its internal Nuke experience with tools that work at both local and global scale.


Buy your Expo pass today!


Expo Session - included with Expo Pass

Nuke Sneak Peek: What’s coming up in compositing and review from Foundry

Tuesday, June 4th

12:00 p.m. - 12:25 p.m.

Effects Americas - Marché Bonsecours

Join Terry Riyasat, Foundry's head of creative services, where he will give you a preview into some of the new features and updates of the upcoming Nuke 12.0 release. As well as a tantalizing peek into the latest developments in Nuke and NukeX, you'll also get to see what's in store for our review tools: Nuke Studio, Hiero, and HieroPlayer.


Buy your Expo pass today!