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3d Artist Cg Student Awards - Winners Announced
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
3D ARTIST CG STUDENT AWARDS - WINNERS ANNOUNCED
(June 6th, 2013) – Imagine Publishing’s leading title for 3D artists and the CG Student Awards are proud to announce the winners of the 3D Artist CG Student Awards for 2013.
Rebranded for 2013 as the 3D Artist CG Student Awards, this annual event showcases and rewards excellence in computer graphics from students and recent graduates. This year’s winners share a massive prize pool of over $160,000USD and seven (7) studio internships spread across United Kingdom, United States and Canada.
From over 326 entries worldwide, the judging panel have hand picked the following winners based on criteria including - creative skills, technical skills, presentation, variety of skills, raw talent and future potential. As with previous years, the results were extremely close. From a total of 1440 possible points awarded by the judges, some winners were separated by as little as 2 points.
To view the winning entries, please visit http://www.cgstudentawards.com/winners
STUDENT OF THE YEAR
Winner - Pramod LJ, Bournemouth University, United Kingdom.
Runner Up - Cindy Jang, Vancouver Film School, Canada.
Highly Commended - Yoonhee Jung, Dongduk Women's University, Korea.
Highly Commended - Keisuke Itou, Digital Hollywood, Japan
Highly Commended - Sheryn Lu, Vancouver Film School, Canada.
Highly Commended - Yuuki Morita, Digital Hollywood, Japan
Winner - Victor Gaza, University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom.
Runner Up - Karen Stanley, University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom.
Highly Commended - Adam Ostridge, University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom.
Highly Commended - Marcel A. F. de Pontes, University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom.
Highly Commended - Xi Wang, Academy of Art University, United States.
Highly Commended - Alessandro Manzani, Nemo Academy, Italy.
SCHOOL OF THE YEAR
Winner - Vancouver Film School, Canada.
EUROPE (Double Negative, The Mill, Framestore, Prime Focus)
Winner - Niels Prayer, Georges Melies, France.
Winner - Chris John Debski, Platige Image, Poland.
Winner - Manar Al Tawan, Animation Mentor.
Winner - M. Esther Lopez, Vancouver Film School, Canada
CANADA (Image Engine)
Winner - Mike Hong, Vancouver Film School, Canada
UNITED STATES (The Mill, New York and Los Angeles)
Winner - Siran Liu, A&M University, Texas.
Winner - Ellen Su, School of Visual Arts, United States
VFX/Animation - Kyan Etemadi, Vancouver Film School, Canada
Next-Gen Gaming - Wandah Kurniawan, Malang State University, Indonesia.
On behalf of CG Student Awards and their team, we would like to extend a big congratulations to all students and recent graduates who entered this years event. The quality of work is not only inspirational, but it's really encouraging to see so much raw talent about to start their careers. We would like to thanks our extensive list of high profile sponsors 3D Artist, Conceptshare, Digital-tutors, Next Limit Technologies, Side Effects Software, Stash Media, The Foundry, Luxology, and Ownage. Other notable industry sponsors include: Pixologic, Chaos Group, Ballistic Publishing, CG Workshops, Tyroe, Digital Rummage, and 3D Total, Double Negative, Prime Focus, Framestore, The Mill, and Image Engine.
About CG Student Awards
The CG Student Awards is an annual event which showcases and rewards excellence in computer graphics from students and recent graduates. To date, the event has already helped kick-start the careers of countless digital artists and given away over $200,000 in prizes. Qualified students at schools from all over the world are encouraged to submit their demo reel and artwork to our judging panel and compete for prizes and internships at the world's leading production studios.
About 3D Artist
Launched in 2009, 3D Artist is now the UK’s leading 3D magazine. Read and respected by professionals, students and hobbyists alike, each issue is packed with awe-inspiring images, exclusive interviews, behind-the-scenes access and step-by-step tutorials to help artists explore their creativity.
Imagine Publishing is one of the UK’s fastest-growing multimedia content publishers. Formed in May 2005, it now publishes 19 regular print magazines, 50 digital apps, over 240 bookazines, 29 websites and thousands of articles every month in the technology, videogames, photography and knowledge/science markets. An Imagine magazine is purchased every ten seconds.
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