Posts Tagged ‘contest’

IEEE Visualization Contest 2011

Viz Scientists, warm your computers, because IEEE VisWeek has published the 2011 Visualization Contest.  Yes, I said the 2011 contest, and they haven’t even had VisWeek2010 yet. The Vis Contest 2011 targets the field of fluid dynamics. The goal is to devise a visualization that allows for exploring the stability of a fluid dynamics simulation […]

See Your Work on the Cover of Cadalyst Magazine

If infographics aren’t your thing, then don’t feel left out. Cadalyst has a contest running to select the cover image of their Fall 2010 edition. Renderings will be selected for publication based on how well they demonstrate the effective use of design visualization techniques and technologies for communicating the intent of building, infrastructure, mechanical, product, […]

SCiDAC Visualizations Bring Science to the Senses

It took a while, but the DOE finally published the complete list of winners of July’s SciDAC Visualization Night competition. Recently researchers from the computational science community gathered at the annual Scientific Discovery through Advanced Computing Program (SciDAC) conference in Chattanooga, TN. SciDAC, a program under the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science, brings […]

Chart Porn Design Contest: Economics & Politics for Dunces

All you infographics designers have a good contest opportunity from Chart Porn, and a chance at a $250 Cash Prize. Create an infographic that compares different economic and/or political systems. I’m leaving it completely open to the designers to decide how they want to organize it, how snarky to make it, what political or economic […]


NVidia & Autodesk GPU Competition

CGArchitect has partnered up with Nvidia and Autodesk to host the “GPU Competition”.  All you have to do is create and render a beautiful scene containing the 3dsMax 20th Anniversary Logo, and upload it to their site.  The grand prize winner gets a free ride for two through three-nights of the Autodesk University 2010 in […]

The Vizerra 3D Platform, and Contest

The 3DreamTeam Company has just announced a beta test of Vizerra, a software platform for creating and viewing interactive 3D environments.  You can hit their website and (if you’re a Windows User) download several famous environments including Angkor Wat, Mount Vernon, and St Peter’s Square. 3DreamTeam has utilized the Vizerra platform to produce twenty 3D […]


Ten One Design’s Pogo Sketch Contest!

Ten One Design is following up on last year’s contest and upping the ante, this time offering up $1000 in prizes for your iPad. “There’s no doubt that the iPad has become a respected platform for artists everywhere,” said Peter Skinner, Ten One Design CEO. “We know our loyal Pogo Stylus and Pogo Sketch users […]

Are You a 3D Star? Time to Showcase Your Talent

Think you’ve got the chops to be a 3D Star?  Do you have the skills, and the guts, to be one of Autodesk’s biggest names in 2010?  Here’s your chance, and you’ll get a chance at a nice ATI Firepro for your trouble. If you’re a designer, recent graduate, student or talented young gun, now […]


Win a trip to New Zealand in the Raygun Shootout

Attention modelers, fire up Blender and build the most ostentatious and amazing Ray Rifle you can for a chance at an all-expenses paid trip to New Zealand to meet Gred Broadmore and Richard Taylor at the Weta Workshop. The most ostentatious example of personal Ray Armament. Two-handed operation is a must in this category and […]

Escape Studios and The Mill Launch New Online Competition

To celebrate the creation of Escape Studio’s new mentored learning courses targeted at distance learning and one-on-one tutorials, The Mill and Escape Studios are launching a CG Video contest.  To enter, simply submit a video to Escape Studio’s Youtube Channel with some details, and two lucky winners (one in the UK and one in the […]