Power, speed and flexibility at a more affordable price
- • Crank up your creative toolkit using the industry’s most powerful node-based compositing software
With Nuke Studio at its core, Nuke Indie is the perfect creative hub for all your projects, offering improved control and transparency over each thanks to an editorial, conform and review environment.
Nuke Indie delivers the same experience as Nuke to help you tackle the diverse challenges of digital compositing, with just a few limitations. Expect over 200 creative nodes, including industry-standard keyers, 3D camera tracking, 360 video stitching, and much more.
Visually organise and manage complex projects with ease thanks to Nuke’s industry-leading node graph and take on any scale of project with confidence thanks to powerful resolution independent floating-point processing.
Deliver on your solo projects with the same finish and finesse as the industry’s leading VFX studios by exporting your creations in high-quality 4K.
With the improved 3D user experience, the new UnrealReader node, and timeline upgrades, Nuke 13.1 heightens user experience empowering artists and their workflows.Take me there
|For Commercial Use||
Eligible users earning up to $100k per year
|For Use in Pipelines|
|Licensing Model||Single-user login||Single-user login||Node Locked / Floating (Multi User support)|
|Online Access Required|
|Version Timeout After 90 Days|
|Customer Support||Community Only||Licensing and Exclusive Community||Full Customer Support|
|Supported Export Resolutions||up to 1080p||up to 4k||Unlimited|
|Read Support for Nuke (.nk) and Hiero (.hrox) projects and Gizmos (.gz)|
|Save Support for Nuke (.nk) and Hiero (.hrox) projects and Gizmos (.gz)||
Saved project files can only be read by Nuke Non-commercial
Saved project and data files can only be read by Nuke Indie
|All Core Compositing Nodes||
Primatte and Ultimatte not available
|Advanced NukeX Plug-ins||
Some Nodes and/or node functionality, have been restricted
|Timeline Playback and Versioning Support|
|Ingest and Conform||
All formats except H.264 and AAC compressed audio
|EDL / XML Export Support|
|LUT Export Support||
MatchGrade will not export LUTs. GenerateLUT disabled
WriteGeo node export disabled
|SDI Monitor Out and VR Headset Support|
|H.264 (AVC) Variants Support|
|AAC Audio Import Support|
|Sync Review Support|
|V release - FileIO SDK Support|
|UnrealReader node [Beta]|
|APIs and Scripting|
|Python API Support||
Python usage limited to 10 commands
Python usage limited to 10 commands
|OFX Plug-in Support|
For Approved Third Party Developers
|External Rendering Support|
Nuke Indie is a functionally limited version of Nuke Studio specifically designed for solo artists. Combining industry-leading node-based compositing with formidable speed, power and flexibility, it’s the ultimate tool for solo artists wanting to create high-quality visual effects, at an accessible price. This is for you if:
For further details on eligibility, please see Nuke Indie Eligibility Requirements.
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