HIERO是一套应用程序专门用在VFX流程整合工作上面, 可以用script管理时间轴的工具, 确认编辑的决定清单并且把VFX镜头分配给美术人员, 让整个工作进行能够检视到整个前后关係, 解放原本的系统, 让美术人员做出更有创意的工作. HIERO当初在写的时候就已能与NUKE相容为目标, 当然你也可以自己写script ,让它能跟其他应用程式协同运作.
由于HIERO是开放式的, 可以透过Python程式编写进行, 所以这是一套可以编辑的工具, 能够很自然地吻合您的VFX特效流程.
HIERO has been designed to take care of shot management, conform and review for visual effects; enabling collaborative working with NUKE and other editorial, VFX and finishing tools.
HIERO was built from the ground up to address the challenges of collaborative working on VFX projects, especially those with a quick turnaround, and create a smooth workflow out of the box. HIERO enables collaborative working with NUKE and other editorial, VFX and finishing tools. Both open and scriptable, HIERO can integrate into your pipeline like no other VFX timeline available on the market today.
Release notes for Hiero 1.7v2: here
About The Foundry
The Foundry was established in 1996. It is now the fastest-growing company in its field today, and is internationally renowned for its product design and collaborative and open approach to development.
Led by CEO Bill Collis and a management team that still includes the original founders, The Foundry is backed by The Carlyle Group with a substantial portion still owned by the staff.
In September 2012, The Foundry merged with Luxology, an independent US-based technology company. As a joint entity the company develops award-winning computer graphics and visual effects (VFX) software used globally by leading artists and designers.
The Foundry has a stable of award-winning 2D and 3D VFX software including its industry standard compositor NUKE. Luxology is well known for its innovative 3D modelling and rendering technology and its flagship product, modo.
This rapidly growing global company now has more than 200 employees distributed between its London, Mountain View and Los Angeles offices.
Name: The Foundry Hiero
Version: (64bit) 1.7v2
OS: Windows / Linux / MacOsx
Size: 1.0 Gb