How the challenge will be run
This challenge will be a WIP (Work in Progress) Challenge. Each challenger is required tosubmit Work In Progress (WIP) images, from the initial concept sketch to wire frame models,texturing in progress all the way to the final render (for 3D) and final colored piece (for 2D). The purpose is that everyone can learn from each other, offer feedback and critiques.Enter the Challenge by subscribing towww.animationcarnival.comSubmit your work in progress images at firstname.lastname@example.org on a regular basis.Submit your final entry inApril 24
Each challenger is required to submit images for the following milestones:Concept Sketch - JPG (online)Modeling - JPG (online) Texturing - JPG (online)Lighting - JPG (online)Rendering - JPG (online)Post Effects and Compositing, JPG (online)Final Image - JPG (online)Model in final zip set along with psd fileAny challenger that does not submit the above images will not be considered for final judging.Note: - All submissions will be in JPG format only with the exception of the final file. No imagewith WATER MARK will entertained. Your final image dimensions should be print resolution (as large as you can possibly render).Do not send in a low-resolution placeholder and ask us to get back to you, (minimum size is 1ki.e. 1000 + x 1000 +)DO NOT up sample your images to achieve higher resolution. If you cannot reach the desiredfull-page resolution, just send in what you have.
Judging the contest
The contest will be judged in two parts. The top 50% of the public vote will be taken to aprivate jury who will select the final winners. Anyone can enter the CG Contest. It’s free of charge.Pre-fabricated models are not allowed to be used. These include parametric models generatedfrom Poser or Daz3D. You can enter the two categories simultaneously, but you cannot enter images with the sameconcept/subject matter in both. Each must be a distinctly different piece. The Challenge startsMarch 23and will run untilApril 24Midnight GMT.
Animation Carnival and its partners may use artwork for marketing purposes
and will clearly credit the artist
.No artwork will be used in any fashion without credit given to the artist.No artwork will knowingly be sold, in whole or in part, by the sponsors. The artist is allowed to use the images created for personal promotion. E.g. submission forFacebook and other galleries.Individual entrants only.All entries should be original and not a derivative of existing work, including works previouslyentered in this / other online / magazine competition.Entrants are not permitted to enter works on behalf of any other individual or entity. Judges' decisions are final and no correspondence will be entered into.
Lighting & texturing contest
Submit unwrapped image of textureSubmit reference image
Terms &conditions for modeling :
Final beauty render - fully posed character.Model sheet - showing front, back, side and 3/4 view of your final modeled and painted