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3D visual effects (VFX), finishing, and color grading software



Enjoy the speed of 2D compositing—with 3D visual effects

Flame overview (video: 4:26 min.)

Flame® 3D VFX and finishing software provides powerful tools for 3D compositing, visual effects, and editorial finishing. An integrated, creative environment means faster compositing, advanced graphics, color correction, and more.

Discover a unique way to isolate and modify common objects

Machine learning normal maps (video: 1:41 min.)

Generate a 3D normal map from face detection to use for color adjustment, relighting, and digital cosmetic and beauty work. Use selective render options to refine the result in combination with the selective that is generated by the normal map.

Maintain a creative mindset in a simple, task-based environment

Image Timeline FX and batch node (video: 1:50 min.)

Edit, composite, and color correct in one environment, without toggling between software. Create and iterate quickly for more productive client sessions.

Which Flame product is right for you?

  • Flame

    Tools for fast and interactive visual effects finishing and 3D compositing.

  • Flame assist

    A timeline-centric, fully compatible assistant station for Flame.

  • Flare

    A fully compatible creative assistant station for Flame in collaborative VFX workflows.

  • Lustre

    Real-time color grading software for creative look development. (video: 1:45 min.)


  • Flame + Shotgun

    Integrate Flame with other tools in your post-production pipeline, and use Shotgun production management software for reviews and approvals. (video 2:16 min.)

  • Flame + Maya

    Collaboration with Maya enables import of files and FBX file round-tripping, resulting in higher-quality scenes, faster. (video: 3:39 min.)

  • Flame + Mudbox + Maya

    Use the new “Send to” workflow to instantly exchange 3D scenes between Flame and Mudbox or Maya. (video: 2:08 min.)

See how people are using Flame

  • An African American hand and a Caucasian hand with red fingernails partially covering a young Caucasian woman’s face


    Creating brilliant visual effects with ease

    Derek Moore explains why this visual effects and broadcast design studio uses Flame as the central hub of its Soho facility.

     Image courtesy of Coffee & TV

  • Scene in Moonlight where Mahershala Ali looks back as he walks away from the camera with 2 young men in the background


    Creating serious emotional impact

    Visual Effects and Motion Graphics Producer Alek Rost reveals how Flame helped heighten the emotional impact of the Oscar-winning film, Moonlight.

    Image courtesy of Significant Others

  • Close-up of the face of a young Nina Simone, eyes downcast and wearing a brightly patterned head scarf


    Finishing a 4K Netflix feature with Flame

    The Radical Media postproduction team at Outpost Digital used off-the-shelf equipment on Emmy and Peabody award-winning documentary, What Happened, Miss Simone?

     Image courtesy of Netflix

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