Whilst we are waiting to hear the announcement of the Promax UK winners tomorrow – we thought we would take your mind off the tension by telling you about another creative festival, called Pause Fest starting on the same day, as co-incidence would have it. Continue reading “Pause Fest Opening Titles 2012” »
Well it seems theres a new international motion design awards in town, but with a twist! The Bassawards, as they are known, (sounds like they should have a best dub step category, but I’m assured they don’t…), but in fact they are ‘for the creatives, by the creatives’. Set up by Gabriel Suarez, they will have no awards ceremony, but they will be giving out real physical trophies… Continue reading “Bassawards – New International Awards for Motion Design” »
This is a very cool competition – CG Whiz is back for its third consecutive year and this time it’s bigger and better than ever. With over £20,000 worth of prizes and the opportunity to work with The Mill up for grabs, this competition could provide amateurs and young professionals with a passion for computer graphics (CG) the lucky break they’ve been waiting for.
The top prize for the “Amateurs” category is a 12-week visual effects (VFX) classroom course, either at Escape Studios’ academy in London or Los Angeles, followed by a 12-week placement at The Mill. Runners up will also receive a selection of mentored and online courses and a license of the Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suite for Education.
The top prize for the “Young Professional” category is an Escape Studios ZBrush for 3D Artist online course, a Hewlett Packard (HP) Pavilion laptop and a showreel review by the panel of judges. This category has been introduced this year to provide an opportunity for young professionals with some experience to boost their career development.