Fast-forward your digital review workflow with Chaos Player, a professional image sequence player designed for fast and smooth playback.
Review your own or your team’s animation output in playback right after the rendering finishes. See new and updated frames instantly. Chaos Player is also powered up for basic compositing, color grading, and editing in real-time — even while playback is running. And much more.
Designed for fast, smooth playback of high-resolution image sequences.
Instantly load and playback newly rendered and updated frames.
Create multi-layered compositions and make changes in real-time.
Composite, color grade and edit layers while playback is running.
Broadcast and collaborate with your teams with intuitive markup & annotation tools.
Work seamlessly in high dynamic range and output to all industry-standard formats.
Playback high-resolution image sequences quickly and efficiently with Chaos Player’s smart caching system. New and updated frames load instantly.
Layer multiple sequences for simultaneous playback. By stacking layers, you can composite, edit and cut, tech check, and more.
A/B Wipe Compare
Compare up to four versions of a shot in playback. Swipe and zoom into the details to tech-check and perfect your own and other people’s work.
Export to MP4
Export your cuts, edits, and compositions to MP4 videos or choose from a variety of image formats.
Composite layers quickly and easily in real-time while playback is running. Export to Adobe After Effects or Foundry’s Nuke for final output.
Quickly and easily fine-tune exposure, contrast, color balance, and layer blending modes in real-time while playback is running.
Edit and cut
Quickly arrange your shots, cut sequences, or add animated fade effects.
Broadcast and collaborate
Share previews of your animations on an HTTP server or directly on a broadcast monitor. Share ideas with your team by adding text and brush annotations.
Key and grade on set
Key, composite, and grade live on set and in real time.
Command line support
Seamlessly integrate Chaos Player into your pipeline with extensive command-line support.
Chaos Player supports all industry standards as well as all industry-standard formats: OpenEXR (multi-channel and multi-part), .VRIMG, .MP4, Lookup table (LUT), OpenColorIO v2, Adobe After Effects .jsx, Foundry Nuke .nk, and many more. See the full list >
Get started with Chaos Player.
To get started with Chaos Player and learn about all its functionalities, see our online documentation.