Sapphire increases your productivity and quality output, without compromising consistency or the caliber of a look. Discover the superior image processing, control, render speed, and unlimited options compared to other plugins.


  • Advanced parameters allow for a high degree of design control

  • Create unique natural and organic lighting using rays, glare, glint, and glow effects

  • Create natural-looking depth of field lens blurs using rackdefocus, convolve, zdefocus, and zconvolve

  • Nearly 20 different lens flare types with numerous detailed controls

  • Sapphire has the distinction of having been a key component of Oscar-nominated films for over 15 years


  • GPU Acceleration - Most effects are Nvidia CUDA GPU-accelerated to provide performance enhancements.
    For maximum performance the latest Nvidia graphics cards are required.
    64-Bit Enabled - Expanded memory capabilities

  • Floating Point Processing - All effects use full floating point processing for improved image quality and full 32 bit HDR support

  • Multiprocessor Support

  • Resolution-Independent