START HERE: #AMDCreators Power & Speed Animation Contest 2021 – Rules & Info


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Sponsored by: AMD

 

The Challenge (Animation)

Welcome to the #AMDCreators Power & Speed Animation Contest 2021.

The Brief:
Design, animate and render your very own original video that is no less than 30 seconds and not more than 120 seconds based on the theme below.

 

The Theme:
We’re challenging animators to creatively imagine and interpret our theme of ‘POWER & SPEED’ into their submissions. So whether it’s character design, environment design, prop design and more, make sure to push your limits, blaze ahead, and make it powerful!

 

Unlimited submissions are allowed and in the spirit of community engagement we encourage you to submit your WIP videos here WIP SUBMISSIONS to celebrate, support and feedback with other members of our artistic community.

 

 

The Rules:
To participate in the #AMDCreators Power & Speed Animation Contest 2021;

  1. Log into your CGSociety account or create an account, then:

  2. Submit your individual, original final piece here FINAL SUBMISSIONS.
    Make sure to include your name with all your submissions. Team entries and collaborations are not eligible.

  3. Follow @amd_creators on Instagram to be eligible to win prizes.

 

YOUR SUBMISSIONS MUST NOT INFRINGE ANY IP RIGHTS. THIS MEANS YOU SHOULD NOT USE ANY FILMS, TV, GAMES OR CONCEPT ART OF OTHER ARTISTS. THE VISUAL REFERENCE FOR YOUR ENTRY SUBMISSIONS MUST BE YOUR ORIGINAL CREATIONS.

 

This contest is open to APAC residents of Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Australia, New Zealand, Vietnam, Brunei, South Korea, Japan. AMD, the appointed judges together with CGSociety reserves the right to decide whether your submissions follow the Contest T&Cs. Read here for full TERMS & CONDITIONS

 

The Judges:

 

The Judging Criteria:
The judges’ decision to select the Grand Prize winner will be final and based on the following judging criteria/metrics:

 

  • Composition/colour 0-10 points

  • Movement 0-10 points

  • Idea 0-10 points

  • Technique 0-10 points

  • Attention to detail 0-10 points

 

For each submission, please write a short narrative or story behind your creative concept.

 

The Duration:

September 14, 2021 to October 12, 2021

The #AMDCreators Power & Speed Animation Contest 2021, begins at 12PM EST (Eastern Standard Time) on September 14, 2021 and ends 12AM EST (Eastern Standard Time) on October 12, 2021.

 

Grand Prize winner announcement on October 18, 2021

 

The Prize:

Grand Prize winner (determined by Judging panel) – 1 x Lenovo ThinkStation P620 powered by AMD Threadripper™ Pro

 

 

Animators! Are you ready? Get started!

Checkout the forum topic for this contest, including a DISCUSSION THREAD, a WIP SUBMISSIONS THREAD, and the FINAL SUBMISSIONS THREAD. Plus, discover how AMD Threadripper PRO is the ultimate processor that helps to speed up and power the productivity and performance of creative professionals TODAY.


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