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The MSI Creator Award for 3D Animations continues to motivate creative designers around the world to bring out their talent. Latest technology developments have revolutionized the ways in which art can be created. The contest expects animations with
Celebrate a weekend full of fun(February 14 -16th) at TAAFI and experience the world's best animation shorts. Toronto’s animation festival brings you eye-popping shorts and features from around the world February 14-16. The animated person of the year will receive a Kaj Pindal Award. Past recipients of Kaj Pindal Award are Marv Newland and Dean DeBlois( How to Train your Dragon), Ray Harry hausen and more. TAAFI is a non-profit volunteer organization, supported by many of the leading animation studios and industry organizations throughout the year as well...
Animation Festival: We celebrate the works of all animators across all age groups. Here you will find the latest news, updates, contest details on all 3D animation, 2d animation, 3d software, 3d animation software from across the world. Animation Festivals occur annually or bi-annually, so based on your interest you can apply for the animation contests. These animation festivals bring out the best in the animators, since their short animations 3d softwares will be viewed by a larger audience. During the animation festivals, workshops will be conducted by talented...
VFX: VIEW Conference and View Fest is one of the most happening events in Turin,Italy since the conference and fest mostly covers Computer Graphics, Interactive Techniques, Digital Cinema, 2D/3D Animation, VR and AR, Gaming and VFX. There is a lot of advancement in technology, which the experienced speakers will be talking on their show during the conference. Graphic designers, illustrators around the world, it's time to prepare your resumes, since you will be meeting with top industry professionals, film makers, VFX experts, Video game specialists, Animators and...
Design: Pixel Lab encourages people who have a talent to make their home projects with immense detail and passion. To honor the passionate steam punk model designers around the world, a new contest alert has been started by Pixel Lab. The new modeling, texture, light, rendering and learning contest theme is 'Transportation'. The steampunk model design can be any kind of vehicle like airplane, train, stations bus stop, motorized/un-motorized which can be based on real life or sci-fi. The model design pictures can be sent to  joren@thepixellab.net.. Entry...
3D Animation Contest : 'The Rookie' is an annual contest which is currently accepting entries for 3D, animation, virtual reality, motion graphics, games and film. The contest is sponsored by Autodesk and it serves as a platform for agencies to recruit the best candidates for the animation industry. It's a global contest and participants aged 18+ can take part by submitting their entries. The rookie is more like a mentor program, where knowledge is shared and the winners get internships from industry best companies. The winners can walk away with sponsor...
Animation: It's the 6th edition of the Ideatoon by Pixelatl and it helps in promoting young directors in bringing their concepts alive in animation feature films. This event serves a common floor to connect directors and producers so they can achieve their dreams. This year the top winner will receive a grant of $5,500 alongwith with access to Cartoon Connection Canada and a visit to the animation studio in Los Angeles. You can submit your animation projects here:Pixelatl.com/es-MX/contenidos/2B2F65C3-1434-494C-B755-DF128C6D26C6/Convocatoria_Ideatoon_2018.html...
Animation Movie : The 2018 International Berlin Film Festival Commenced on 15th Feb and ended on 25th Feb. Two animation entries won titles in the prestigious Berlin Film Festivals which was held recently. Wes Anderson, director of Isle of Dogs has won the 'Best Director' Award at the Berlin Film Festival. Another coincidence, the stop motion movie 'Isle of Dogs' was shown at the opening ceremony in the history of Berlin Film Festival. It's a milestone achievement for the animation movies. Wes Anderson was unavailable to collect the award, so one of the voice...
3D Animation Short film : Maxime MaxOfS2D Lebled, a workshop artist and animator has given a hat-trick win of titles for his latest short film "what does a hero truly fear". He has quiet a lot of contributions as workshop items, primarily as a rigger or one who choreographs animation. Maxime has done exorcism animations for the "Mothbinder" item for Death Prophet and famous faceless Rex courier. Animation he did are freaking cool and are appealing. His winning film “What does a hero truly fear?” tells a short but entertaining film that uses Bane...
Animation : France's Academie Des Arts have announced it's Cesar Awards for it's Animation Category. The short film and feature film categories have been announced. The Cesar Awards is similar to the Oscar Awards. The Award ceremony will be held in Paris on March 2nd 2018. The nominations for Animation Feature Film is: The Big Bad Fox & Other Tales Big bad wolf animation film nominee Sahara by Pierre Core Sahara animation film nomiee Zombillenium by Arthur De Pins Zombillenium animation film nominee Short Animation Categories are: Le...
Animation: BAFTA awards are big deal since they are similar to the oscar awards. The British Academy film awards have three categories for animation: animated feature, british short animation and special visual effects. The most awaited 2018 BAFTA awards is all set to take place on February 18, at the Royal Albert Hall in London. If Disney's Coco bags an award at the BAFTA, we can say that Coco is all around winner at many of the film awards and hope to see more of them in the coming years. Nominees for Animated Feature Film are: Bafta nominee coco disney pixar...
3D Model Design Contest : Pixel Lab is all set to start a new steampunk modelling sculpture contest and it's expected to run till february 2018. The theme for the modelling design is 'Steam Punk'. As the name goes, the designs should be completely made from steam powered technology. Wendy E Castillo is the owner of Pixel Lab and he will be giving away awesome prizes from Pixel lab for the top three winners. You can send pictures of your 3d rendering designs to joren@thepixellab.net. Pixel Lab is a huge online resource for motion graphics tools and resources...
Animation: Annency is one of the largest animation festival in the world. Entries are accepted for projects in four categories: feature films, short films, television series and specials, and interactive creations/transmedia. It's part of the MIFA which is a prestigious film festival and annency(Animation Du Monde) focuses mostly on animation movies. The Animation festival starts From June 11th - June 16th 2018. You can expect a lot of workshops, animation movie screenings, exhibitions, VR screening, Boutique fun time and lot of knowledge exchange. The official...
Animation: Asiagraph Reallusion Award is one of the most important competitions in Taiwan. The competition started on 2013 and every year talented student animators are awarded. The contest includes local round and 48-hour final round, qualified team will participate in final round with the competitors around the world. 2017 Asiagraph's Reallusion Award winner is the team Adjustable Groove from the Surya University from Indonesia. The short animation-Sidewalk is all about a woman stuck in traffic jam while on her bike and she tries to find alternative routes....
Cardiff Animation Festivals is established by the team from Cardiff Animation Nights to showcase the best talents in animation from all over the world. The cardiff would represent the growing animation community for industry, independent animators and enthusiasts from broad range of animation world. The animation events are being organised since 2014 by CAF including a dedicated animation strand at Cardiff Independent Film Festival (CiFF). The film festival has screened animation films across Europe, Asia, North America, South America, and Australia....
Spain invites all 3d Video game makers and hobbyists for the mega event 3D Wire, which is a one of the biggest professional market for animation, video games and new media. 3D Wire is open for entries, so animators can start sending their submissions. You can also purchase your tickets 3D Wire Fest here mercado3dwire 2017 3D Wire will be screening 8 short animation films out of 29 international shorts and 12 national shorts.The competition section of the Festival will be developed over four sessions that will be completed with a final screening of the 3D...