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CG Society's CGChallenge Begins todayThe CGSociety launches the largest CGChallenge ever, with over $100,000 U.S., in prizes. In this, the 22nd CGChallenge, entrants are challenged to depict the relations between humans and aliens. Teams are invited to enter Videos while individual entrants can enter into either Image or Video categories. In addition there are nine special skills awards up for grabs: Modeling, Texturing, Animation, Lighting, Visual Effects, Landscape/Matte Painting, Art Direction, Compositing and Editing, and Best Character.
The Challenge opens on Wednesday March 19, 2008.
Both Image and Video categories will commence at the same time but they will run for different periods of time:
* The Image category will run for 8 weeks. Finishing on Monday May 12, 2008.
* The Video categories will run for 12 weeks. Finishing on Monday June 9, 2008.