Boris FX is a leading developer of visual effects, titling, video editing, and
workflow tools for broadcast, post-production, and film professionals. Boris
FX products have grown to serve over a million artists worldwide. The
company’s success lies in its ability to tightly integrate and leverage
technologies through strong partnerships with Adobe, Apple, Avid, Blackmagic,
Grass Valley, Nexidia, Sony, Quantel and other leading developers of video
editing software. In 2014, Boris FX acquired Imagineer
Systems, the Academy Award-winning
developer of mocha planar tracking software. In 2016, Boris FX acquired
GenArts, premiere developer of professional VFX plugins.
In 1996, Karl Sims and Gary Oberbrunner combined the power of computer science with the art of visual effects to create GenArts’ Sapphire technology and a vast portfolio of visual effects. Since then, the world’s most talented visual effects artists have been using sapphire to create the looks you see on television, in ads, online and at the movies. Today, thanks to our commitment to delivery the highest quality software and customer support, GenArts is the leading provider of specialized visual effects software to the media and advertising industries worldwide.
Imagineer Systems is the Academy Award winning developer of mocha: Planar
Tracking based visual effects solutions for film, video and broadcast post
production markets. Imagineer has made its mark on such marquee Hollywood
blockbuster productions as The Hobbit, Black Swan, The Amazing
Spiderman, Invictus, and the Harry Potter series.
Imagineer Systems is headquartered at the Surrey Technology Centre in
Guildford, UK, and has sales offices in New York and Los Angeles.