Companies List of Visual Effects Companies

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List of the top visual effects companies in the world, listed by their prominence with corporate logos when available. This list of major VFX companies includes the largest and most profitable visual effects businesses, corporations, agencies, vendors and firms in the world. If you are wondering what the biggest visual FX companies are, then this list has you covered. This list includes the most famous visual effects companies in the industry, so if you're thinking of working in the visual effects industry you might want to look to these company names for jobs. This list includes names of both small and big reputable visual effects businesses.

This list has a variety of companies in it, from Rhythm and Hues Studios to Def2shoot.

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Act3animation is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Animation, Visual Effects
Act3animation is an Australian CGI company, specializing in character animation, based in Melbourne, Australia. Founded in 1992 by current creative director, Mike Hollands, Act3 has produced ...more

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Animal Logic is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Computer-generated imagery, Film industry, Animation
Animal Logic is an Australian animation and visual effects studio based at Fox Studios in Sydney, Australia and Warner Bros. Studios in Los Angeles, California, USA. Established in 1991, Animal ...more

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Atmosphere Visual Effects is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Visual Effects
Atmosphere Visual Effects is a Canadian visual effects company. It was founded in Vancouver in 2003 by Andrew Karr, Tom Archer, and Jeremy Hoey, ex-employees of Vancouver based visual effects ...more

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Blur Studio is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Design, Animation, Visual Effects
Blur Studio is an American visual effects, animation and design company. Blur produces 3D character animation, motion design and visual effects for feature films and television, game cinematics ...more

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Boss Film Studios is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Computer-generated imagery, Animation, Visual Effects
Boss Film Studios was a prominent American visual effects company, founded by visual effects veteran Richard Edlund after his departure from Industrial Light and Magic, producing visual effects ...more

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BUF Compagnie is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Animation, Visual Effects
BUF Compagnie is a French visual effects company, specializing in CGI for feature films, commercials, and music videos.

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Cafe FX is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Visual Effects
CafeFX was an award-winning feature film visual effects facility offering visual effects production and supervision, CG character creation, and 3D animation. Founded in 1993 by Jeff Barnes and ...more

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Centro Digital Pictures Limite... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Computer-generated imagery, Animation, Visual Effects
Centro Digital Pictures Limited is a visual special effects and animations company based in Hong Kong that provides visual effects for film, interactive media and video games.

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Cinesite is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Visual Effects
Cinesite VFX Ltd is a digital visual effects and post-production facility in London and one of the largest such companies in Europe. It has a reputation for photorealistic visual effects and ...more

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Def2shoot is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Computer-generated imagery, Animation, Film
Def2shoot is a motion picture and advertising visual effects company, founded in 2002 and established in Paris, France.

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Detroit Center Studios is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Animation, Visual Effects

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Digital Domain is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Advertising, Computer-generated imagery, Animation
Digital Domain is an American visual effects and digital production company based in Playa Vista, California. The company is known for creating digital imagery for feature films, advertising and ...more

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Digital Media Factory is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Film, Visual Effects
The Digital Media Factory is a multi-media design, production and post-production facility founded by Marty Collins and wife, Ginny Mitchell along with partners Ned Hearn and Brian Critchlow. ...more

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Digital Productions is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Visual Effects
Digital Productions was a computer animation company in Los Angeles, California, that produced advertisements and special effects for films in the 1980s. The company was founded by John Whitney, ...more

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Double Negative is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Visual Effects
Double Negative is a British full-service visual effects/computer animation company located in Fitzrovia, London. The company was set up in 1998 with a team of 30 staff and has since grown to ...more

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DreamQuest Images is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Visual Effects

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Effects Associates is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Effects Associates Visual Effects
Effects Associates is a physical-effects facility based in Pinewood Studios and one of the longest serving such companies in Europe. It is a division of the digital visual effects and ...more

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Escape Studios is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Visual Effects
Escape Studios was founded in April 2002 by Dominic Davenport and fully supported by Oscar winning director Ridley Scott. Based in Shepherds Bush, London UK and Santa Monica, California USA, ...more

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Flash Film Works is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Computer-generated imagery, Animation, Visual Effects
Flash Film Works is a computer graphics company that provides visual effects for films, television shows and commercials. It is owned by director William Mesa and is located in Los Angeles, ...more

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Flying Spot Entertainment is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Film, Visual Effects

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Foundation Imaging is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Computer-generated imagery, Visual Effects
Foundation Imaging was a CGI visual effects studio, computer animation studio, and post-production editing facility founded by Paul Beigle-Bryant and Ron Thornton that pioneered digital imaging ...more

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Framestore is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Teleproduction and Other Postproduction Services, Visual Effects
Framestore is a British visual effects company based near Oxford Street in London. Formed in 1986, it acquired the Computer Film Company in 1997. The company works across several different areas ...more

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Frantic Branded Content is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Frantic Branded Content Visual Effects
Frantic Branded Content is a division of Frantic Films, the Canadian award-winning production company based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The multi-disciplinary production facility specializes ...more

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Frantic Films is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Visual Effects
Frantic Films Corporation is a Canadian branded content and live action production company based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Frantic Films is known for producing live action reality shows, ...more

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Furious FX is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Visual Effects Companies
Visual Effects