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Technical => Autodesk => Maya => Topic started by: Hages on April 11, 2008, 08:54:58 AM

Title: Autodesk Student Design Challenge 2008
Post by: Hages on April 11, 2008, 08:54:58 AM
Here’s an opportunity to win recognition (and prizes) for your work from Autodesk. The promo/competition is:

“Do you dream of building the next cult game, creating eye-popping movie effects or designing the next Ferrari? Enter the 3D Animation category of the Autodesk Student Design Challenge ( where you get the opportunity to win great prizes, while building designs for your future career portfolio. Give us your personal vision of a classic superhero, either a still image or short animation, in an interesting situation/environment using Autodesk® 3ds Max®, Maya® and/or Mudbox™ software.

Autodesk Maya is a favorite amongst game, film, television and broadcast professionals who desire a high-level of control over their workflows and pipelines. 3ds Max is the tool of choice for leaders in the design visualization, game development, and graphic design industries who are looking for out-of-the box productivity. Autodesk Mudbox is an advanced, high-resolution, brush-based 3D sculpting application designed for modelers in the film, game development, design, and visualization industries. Any of these products (required for entry into this category) can be downloaded for a free 30-day trial, simply follow the link above.”

If you’re already working on something that would be eligible for the competition you have nothing to lose by making an entry, except maybe copyright... so make sure you read the Official Rules ( as part of any submission. ;D