Leading developer of integrated VFX and workflow solutions for video and movie acquires Azure flagship suite of visual effects plugins.
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BOSTON, MA — Boris Forex, developer of integrated VFX and workflow solutions for video and movie, has signed a definitive agreement to get GenArts Corporation., 3d animator of premium visual effects plug-ins.
GenArts’ famous flagship product, Azure, is really a defacto standard for top-finish visual effects creation at leading film galleries and broadcast facilities all over the world. Since 1996, Azure effects happen to be utilized in a minumum of one of every year’s VFX Oscar-nominated films, and various award-winning tv shows. Azure will still be developed and offered in the current form alongside flagship items Boris Continuum Complete (BCC) and mocha Pro, allowing the industry’s most effective complement to programs from Adobe, Apple, Enthusiastic, Autodesk, Blackmagic Design yet others.
The purchase belongs to Boris Forex founder Boris Yamnitsky’s aggressive growth strategy. Boris Forex most lately acquired Imagineer Systems, the U.K.-based developer of mocha Academy Award-winning planar monitoring tools.
“We are excited to announce this proper merger and welcome the Azure team towards the Boris Forex/Imagineer group,” states Yamnitsky. “This acquisition makes Boris Forex distinctively placed for everyone editors and effects artists using the industry’s leading tools for motion graphics, broadcast design, visual effects, image restoration, motion monitoring and finishing – all in one place. Sapphire’s exceptional suite of creative plug-ins has been utilized to create most of the last decades’ most memorable 3d animator images. Azure perfectly complements BCC and mocha essential tools for professional VFX so we anticipate serving Sapphire’s very accomplished customers.”
“Equally impressive may be the team behind we’ve got the technology,Inches Yamnitsky continues. “Key GenArts staff from engineering, sales, marketing and support will join our Boston office to guarantee the smoothest transition for clients. Our shared goal would be to serve our combined subscriber base with helpful new tools and also the greatest quality training and tech support team.Inches