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Patents - Granted and Pending
Protected by U.S. Patents:
Additional patents pending.
Additionally Foundry has been granted license to the following Pixar patents:
• 08/905,434 (US Patent No. 6,037,949)
• 08/905,435 (US Patent No. 6,222,553)
• 08/905,436 (US Patent No. 6,300,960)
• 09/756,112 (US Patent No. 6,489,960)
• 09/619,064 (US Patent No. 6,760,024)
• 10/686,551 (US Patent No. 7,023,438)
• 11/274,883 (US Patent No. 7,233,332)
• 10/810,064 (Publication No. 20040263511)
And all continuations, divisionals, continuations-in-part, reexaminations, and reissues of such patents, together with all foreign counterparts or equivalents of any of the foregoing.
Some images on Home landing page courtesy of Emilio J. Dominguez Calvo (www.abishai.artstation.com), Sergio Paulo Madeira (Madeira3D - www.behance.net/paulomadeira), and Theodoru (www.theodoru.com). Some images on User Guide landing page courtesy of Ken Barthelmey (www.theartofken.com), Maciej Frolow (www.maciejfrolow.myportfolio.com), Kion3D (www.kion3d.it), Tomas Sciskala (mytrixx.myportfolio.com), Emilio J. Dominguez Calvo (www.abishai.artstation.com), Sergio Paulo Madeira (Madeira3D - www.behance.net/paulomadeira), and Theodoru (www.theodoru.com). Some images on Resources landing page courtesy of Tomas Sciskala (mytrixx.myportfolio.com).
Thank you to William Vaughan for providing a number of his Python tool scripts (Pushing Point Hatchet Collection).
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