Side Effects Software

Side Effects Software deepened its commitment to Sheridan with a gift in support of our Screen Industries Research and Training Centre (SIRT). This state-of-the-art research facility is designed to provide opportunities for technology developments that enhance content creation and delivery for Ontario’s screen-based industries.

Previous gifts from Side Effects Software to SIRT help to ensure our research is cutting edge in the art and practice of stereoscopic production, pre-visualization and virtual movie-making, motion capture and workflow.

This most recent gift helps the Centre conduct world-class research that will assist Ontario's screen industries see the evolution of new breakthroughs in technology that enhances content creation and delivery.

SideFX is a world leader in the development of 3D animation and visual effects software for use in film, commercials and video games. SideFX award-winning Houdini software utilizes a node-based procedural approach which provides digital artists with an unprecedented level of power, flexibility and control.