This year’s animation challenge is yet another brainchild of Jamal Qutub – DRAEMS. Take a closer look, think of our favorite motion design tool After Effects and I’m sure you’ll make the draemy connection. Details on the theme or to get signed up as a participant are over at aepdx.org
This year’s demo reel review promises to be our best yet and there’s no better time to polish up your reel and enter it to be reviewed by our expert panel of judges, not only for golden feedback but also great prizes.
This year’s judges include (in no particular order):
Saira and Nicholas Weigel, power couple extraordinaire. She the Head of Motion at W+K and he a Creative Director primarily at his company !hatKe!
Joel Stewart, Creative Director at his own Foil
Daniel Short, Compositor at large and reigning champion of last year’s Reel Review VFX category
Michael Miller, Owner/Operator/VFX Supervisor at 9iFX
This year’s MC is Motion Designer Jarrod Allen.
VFX – a license of Blackmagic Design Fusion Studio + a copy of Neat Video’s denoise plugin (a must have!)
3D – a 1 year license of SideFX Houdini Indie 16
Motion – a license of Red Giant Magic Bullet Suite
All category winners receive a 3 month subscription to Lynda/LinkedIn Learning.
1 Audience winner, voted live, will receive a 1 year subscription.
…and more to come!
To enter the demo reel review, submit your information here. Please, only fresh reels from the last year.
This year’s reel review will be kept on a strict program schedule so we can’t guarantee all reels will be screened or commented on, but we guarantee a silent email of judge feedback on any/all reels submitted. You must be PDX-metro based to enter. You do not need to be present to win.
VFX/PDX + AEPDX + 3DPDX present
Animation Challenge (DRAEMS) + Reel Review 2017
Ziba Design (Auditorium)
810 NW Marshall St
Portland, OR 97209
April 24, 2017 – 6:30/doors to 9:30pm
Get your tickets now before this sells out!