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Creating with curiosity
We’re in this together
Guided by Excellence
Find your home, have fun, be you




2D/3D FX








Cause and FX, a team of VFX innovators from Auckland, New Zealand, who dare to dream big. We pride ourselves on seamless VFX and our enthusiastic, collaborative attitude. Feature films, television series and even commercials and music videos, we deliver incredible VFX and have the time of our lives doing it.

2D/3D Compositing

  • Green/Blue screen chroma keying
  • 3D/2D Integration
  • Colour matching
  • Look development
  • Matting/Roto
  • Cleanup
  • Crowd duplication

2D Set Extension

  • 2D augmentation
  • 2D Projection setups
  • Plate reconstruction
  • Background replacement / integration

3D Environments

  • 3D set augmentation / recreation
  • 3D matchmove
  • Architectural builds
  • Biological/Ecological

2D/3D FX

  • Destruction
  • Fire, smoke, explosions
  • Water/ocean surface
  • Pre viz
  • Digital crowd creation

3D Animation

  • Hard surface creation / animation
  • Creature animation
  • Lighting and render
  • Asset creation
  • Golaem digital crowds

Digital Matte Painting

  • Environment creation
  • Environment augmentation
  • 3D Paint tools / Photoshop

Virtual Art Dept

  • Previz / Postviz
  • Unreal Engine
  • Rapid iterative concepting
  • Design shots, plan technical solutions

On set Support

  • On-set VFX support
  • On-hand consultation and problem solving
  • Cross-department collaboration
  • Holistic VFX management

Cyber Scan & Solve

  • Full body, head and prop scanning
  • Environment photogrammetry
  • Complete 3D processing
  • Prep for third party requirements


We’re tight on security, free with creativity.

Cause and FX is Tier One approved by Disney Content Security. We have the maximum level of security preparedness required to work with a variety of content providers, as per MPA guidelines.

We’re prepared to collaborate smoothly with a remote workforce, thanks to our approved remote workflow via Teradici and Resilio. Our workflow enables us to maintain on-going remote scalability and business continuity, keeping productions on schedule and creatives free to work how they work best.


Red, White and Brass
(2023) Feature
Piki Films / Miss Conception Films

The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power
(2022) TV
Amazon Studios

Mr Corman
(2021) TV

Wellington Paranormal
(2020) TV
New Zealand Documentary Board

Cliffs of Freedom
(2018) Feature
The National Hellenic Society /
Aegean Ent / RanchWorks Picture Show

My Other Home
(2017) Feature
Beijing Hairun Pictures Company /
Beijing Forbidden City Film /
Desen International Media / Ivanhoe Pictures

Sinister 2
(2015) Feature
Entertainment One / Gramercy Pictures /
IM Global / Blumhouse Productions

(2015) TV
Amblin Television / Full Fathom Five /
TNT Originals

Mosquito Coast, Season 2
(2022) Feature
Fremantle Media

Evil Dead Rise
(2022) Feature
New Line Cinema /  Ghost House Pictures /  Warner Bros. Pictures

Midnight at the Pera Palace
(2021) TV
Netflix / 1000 Volt / Karga Seven Pictures

The Wilds
(2018 – 2020) TV
ABC signature Studios / Amazon Prime

Occupation Rainfall
(2020) Feature
Occupation Two Productions

Ash vs Evil Dead
(2015 – 2018) TV
Renaissance Pictures / Starz Originals

Chasing Great
(2016) Documentary
Southern Light Films / Augusto

Turbo Kid
(2015) Feature
EMA Films / Epic Pictures Group /
Timpson Films

(2010 – 2013) TV
Tapert / Donen / Raimi / Starz


We are an independent VFX studio from Auckland, New Zealand. Since our founding in 2011, Cause and FX has been handling local and international projects of all shapes and sizes.

Our team prides itself on creating a collaborative atmosphere that helps you tell the stories you want to tell. Right from the start, we aim to be a partner in your process, and to make it easier for you to deliver your creative vision.

Greg Flannagan
Founder | Managing Director

Paul Dickson
Founder | Marketing and Sales Director

Tim Capper
VFX Supervisor

Amanda Davison
Executive VFX Producer

Puteri Raja Ariff
VFX Producer

Creating with curiosity

Our team approaches each task with a spirit of curiosity and a thirst for knowledge. We explore new ideas, utilize diverse technologies and fresh approaches to discover the best possible outcomes and keep the spark of ingenuity alight.

Creative • Imaginative • Solution Driven • Adaptable

We're in this together

We believe the best work is born from a culture of collaboration and respect, where all members of our team are valued and empowered to contribute their skills, knowledge, and expertise. We value transparent and timely communication to build trusted and long lasting partnerships.

Collaborative • Accountable • Supportive • Trustworthy

Guided by Excellence

We strive to create excellence in all that we do. We’re inspired by the craft of VFX and its limitless potential. From this source of passion and enthusiasm, together we can create the extraordinary.

Passion • Enthusiasm • Excellence • Quality

Find your home, have fun, be you

Laughter is a prominent part of the everyday rhythm of our studio. Fun is where the magic is. We embrace the unique creativity in each other making each day a new adventure full of energy and excitement.

Excitement • Energy • Camaraderie • Adventure

p: +64 9 555 0660

Studio 3 / 13 Barrys Point Road, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand

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