Munich / Potsdam, 25 June 2012 – The registration deadline for the 16th animago AWARD has been extended, and digital artists from all over the world now have until 24 July 2012 to hand in their work. Productions in the fields of FILM, STILL and INTERACTIVE can be registered online at www.animago.com. Participation is free of charge and open to professionals and young up-and-comers alike.
The awards presentation will take place on Thursday 25 October 2012 as part of the animago AWARD & CONFERENCE (25-26 October 2012) in Potsdam-Babelsberg.
The 11 categories of the animago AWARD 2012 are as follows: Best Character Animation, Best Post-Production, Best Short Film, Best Advertising Production, Best Interactive Production, Best Game Design, Best Stereo-3D Production, Best Visualisation, Best Young Production (with € 3,000 in prize money from DIGITAL PRODUCTION), Jury's Prize, Best Still: DIGITAL PRODUCTION Readers Prize. In 2011, roughly 900 productions from all over the world were submitted to the animago AWARD.
Further information about the categories and submission guidelines can be found on our website www.animago.com
Submit your entries to the following address:
Langenharmer Weg 88
Team animago is proud about numerous sponsor partners for the animago AWARD & CONFERENCE 2012:
AUTODESK: Worldwide leading provider for 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, www.autodesk.com.
MAXON: Manufacturer of high-end 3D modelling, animation and rendering software. Its award-winning programmes CINEMA 4D and BodyPaint 3D are used across the globe, www.maxon.net
PI-VR: Established and leading in the field of developing software solutions for high-end virtual reality, www.pi-vr.de/en/start.
PNY: Established in 1985, PNY Technologies is a leading manufacturer of a full spectrum of high-quality products for everything in and around the computer, www.pny.eu.
WACOM: The world's leading manufacturer of pen tablets, interactive pen displays, and digital interface solutions, www.wacom.eu.
The animago AWARD has been honouring outstanding productions in the entire spectrum of digital media production and visualisation since 1997. The roughly 900 submissions received from 62 different countries in 2011 once again confirmed the animago's excellent reputation and growing international importance. This year's events on 25/26 October 2012 offer a distinctive programme that includes a tradeshow conference and a free-of-charge trade exhibition. The animago CONFERENCE brings together the entire creative community as well as a broad range of industry professionals drawn from all digital fields. The thematic focus this year will be on animation/VFX, stereo-3D, post-production and game/interactive.
The animago is presented annually by the German-language trade magazine DIGITAL PRODUCTION www.digitalproduction.com and has been funded by the Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg since 2009. The publisher of DIGITAL PRODUCTION is the German company ATEC Business Information GmbH, www.atec-bi.de.
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