CgTalk:FXWars! TRON Tribute: Challenge:29
FXWars Nuke: Post here those who are looking for partners/teams
Try to recreate the LOOK of the world of TRON.
The entry with the best RENDERING will be selected by an open vote. (You may add an detailed animation of the ocean swells as a bonus) The winner will get bragging rights and a small banner designed by me.
A person whould be able to do an entry based in one of 4 flavors:
[li]Classic Tron[/li][li]Tron 2.0[/li][li]Tron Legacy[/li][li]Tron Concept Art[/li][/ul]The datline for the project is
June 15 2010
(You have ONE MONTH and TWO WEEKS to do the challenge.)
NOTE: People involved in the production of the new chapter of TRON Legacy will be visiting us during the challenge.
TYPES OF ENTRY:You may do one of these types of entries:
Do a redux of the digitization scene from the classic TRON (It can be done with stills, trust me) or do your own interpretation.
Do an Tron like Derez of a person being "killed " in the digital world. Again this might be done using Stills and AE.
Light Cycle Race
Go crazy and create your own Lightcicle battle.
Disk Arena Combat
In the game, the program uses his or her Identity Disk as a weapon by throwing it at opponents and to block attacks. Show us your interpreation of this FX.
or you may do an Open Entry
CHALLENGE SPECIFIC RULES:
[li]No work taken DIRECTLY from an existing tutorial. You may use an existing tutorial only for reference.[/li][li]You may use a pre existing model(or use any of the models provived) , as long as you give credit to the creator. If you cant model, use simple shapes, since we are interested in the simulation. (But teams are encouraged, and if you are a modeler, you can make your model available)[/li][li]You may provide a heavily edited animation with all the trimmings (hell add live action if you want), as long a you provide another PLAIN animation of a side view of a kille light cycle race.[/li][li][size=3][color=white]Voting:[/size][/li][/ul][size=3]The best single shot/sequence will be selected by an open vote.[/size][/color]
The winner will get bragging rights and a small banner
designed by me.
[li]The animation and simulations (if any) must have been done AFTER the topic has been announced.[/li][li]WIP are encouraged if they are posted in ANOTHER thread. Please provide a link to them on this thread.[/li][li]WIP thread should be posted on the FXWARS Forum forum and should follow[/li]
the following naming convention: FXWars! TRON TRIBUTE !: MY NAME, Entry,Movie Title(Note: Group entries are allowed)
[li]It is Recommended that Final movies should be rendered at 320 x 240 or 640 x 480 in QuickTime* format (Sorenson Compression), but other resolutions and formats are allowed. * (The animation format is open for discussion.)[/li][li]The animation should follow the following naming convention:[/li]
MYNAME_FXWARS(RESOLUTION).mov. And please add your name at the beginning and end of the animation, and if you can, also add a small non disruptive watermark during the animation.
[li]If for some reason, you can’t host movies, sequential images (Thumbnails size 160 x 120 ) are accepted.[/li][li]Please add a brief text description about your piece.[/li][li]The artist also has to post total length of time it took and program used.[/li][li]Collaborative pieces are accepted and encouraged, but Teams entries must have a identifying banner and a name. Shot lists should be included with the entry.[/li][li]Individuals participating in a team CAN have their own individual entries.[/li][li]Post on this thread your link to your WIP thread and your FINAL piece.[/li][li]You can add multiple entries, as long as they have different WIP threads.[/li][li]Freelancers CAN participate in more than ONE entry[/li][li]All Teams members & Freelancers will get screen credit for in the title cards for participation[/li][li]Only participants who follow the rules and submit a final entry will be elegible for the voting process.[/li][li]The moderators reserve the right to taken down any thread.Reference:[/li][li]http://tron.wikia.com[/li][li]http://www.tron-sector.com/[/li][/ul]THE MODEL LIBRARY-
(click to download)
You MAY request a model from this collection to do you entry.
Note: TheMODEL will be provided AFTER you post your WIP thread and request the model via PM.
Here are the models I am making available for this challenge.
You may use your own models for the challenge,
but I am making some of my model available for those who wish to use them
Of couse Partcipants may add their own models.
THE CHECKOUT PROCESS
The process to check them out is simple.
Post your WIP entry, the type of entry you wish to do and the
model you wish to use, post your model requests on this thread and
on the first page of your WIP thread.
Note these models are not being put on the public domain.
They were specifically created for this mini challenge.