VFX Awards


Open EXR

Open EXR

Awarded: 2006

Design and engineering of OpenEXR, a software package implementing 16-bit, floating-point, high-dynamic range image files. In 2003, Industrial Light & Magic released the formerly proprietary extended dynamic-range image-file format to the open source community and it is currently available under a modified BSD license.

Academy Award® Winner

Technical Achievement

Florian Kainz