About Piranha Bar
Piranha Bar’s VFX and Animation studio has a 20-year history of high end VFX-driven commercials and long-form content. Situated on a grand square in the heart of Dublin, the multi-storey building houses multiple Nuke and 3D seats along with a busy edit house. The studio specializes in advanced digital characters and offers a full in house performance capture pipeline capable of delivering incredible emotional depth and sophistication in facial animation and motion capture.
The studio has a strong R&D culture where the exploration of cutting edge techniques compliments our battle tested teams and infrastructure to deliver on all challenges, big and small. Our combination of award winning creative talent and passion for the latest image making tech enables us to make a unique contribution to any project.
Awards: Our work has been the recipient of over 45 awards across commercials and content. Including; Shark Awards, many Gold and Silver Craft Bells for our work on commercials, a Digital Emmy award for documentary Last Hijack. We were voted Best Post Production Company of the Year at the Shark Awards 2021 and recently selected for an Epic Games MegaGrant for our real time VFX project IRL.