The Visual Effects Society (VES) is a global professional honorary society and the entertainment industry’s only organization representing the full breadth of visual effects practitioners. VES’ nearly 5,000 members in more than 45 countries worldwide contribute to all areas of entertainment – film, television, commercials, animation, special venue, games and new media.

The VES logo was designed
by Allen Battino.


A preeminent honorary global organization, the Visual Effects Society, its membership and the visual effects industry are recognized and respected worldwide.


To advance and promote visual effects and empower our global honorary society membership through professional education, enriching benefits, fostering community and industry recognition.