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Modeling Competition

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UPDATE: MAIN PART OF THIS COMPETITION IS OVER. PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR RESULTS and SUBMISSIONS: The results of free3dtutorials.com's 3d modeling competition 2010
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Hi friends,

free3dtutorials's end of the year modeling contest is here!  Together with our partners: 3d.sk and our new partner site premium3dtutorials.com, we would like to invite you to join our competition and win great prizes!

1. Kindle 3G Wireless Reading Device
+ 1 year membership at premium3dtutorials.com
+ 1 year premium membership at 3d.sk
US$ 1100+ VALUE

2. Wacom Bamboo Pen&Touch tablet
+6 months of premium3dtutorials.com membership
+6 months 3d.sk membership
US$ 350+ VALUE

3. Wacom Bamboo Pen&Touch tablet
+3 months of premium3dtutorials.com membership
+3 months of 3d.sk membership
US$ 240+ VALUE

Rules:

1. create a 3d model of:

  • a girl robot
  • animal
  • abstract object

Choose one theme. It's your choice, your interpetation, your fantasy.

2. send us your work, your name by e-mail at: info(at)premium3dtutorials.com no later then december 31, 2010. Please don't forget to add a short info about yourself..
3. Your artwork must be created by you, original and not yet published anywhere on the web..
4. Please send us your wireframe too.

About our partners:

premium3dtutorials.com
Get in-depth tutorials and courses, frequently updated, reference photos, download model files and more.  You will never get stuck with premium3dtutorials.com - if you need an answer or a little help, just ask! Experienced CG artists and moderators are there to help you.

3d.sk - your source of high resolution, high quality, human photo references - royalty free.

Other terms:

  • Resolution of submitted image should  be at least 1280x1024 or higher.
  • We may publish your submission on all participating web sites as well as on our facebook pages
  • By submitting your work, you give us exclusive rights to use and publish your work at all our websites and online properties.
  • competition is for beginners or intermediate artists. If you are a pro.... this is not for you 🙂
  • winners will be selected and notified no later then on January 7th 2011 by email and published at participting web sites.

Legal terms:

  • we reserve the right to disqualify your entry if it is incomplete or if there are reasonable grounds to believe that you have breached any of these rules.
  • Prizes are non-transferable and there are no cash alternatives.
  • All taxes, insurances, transfers and other expenses resulting from the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner unless otherwise stated.
  • Failure to claim a prize within the time or in the manner specified may result in disqualification and the selection of an alternative winner.
  • we reserve the right to alter, amend or close the competition as necessary.
  • In the case of any disputes regarding these rules, or the rules or instructions of a specific competition, our decision will be final and binding, and no correspondence will be entered into.

37 comments

  1. Hey, is there any forum where we can post our unfinished work and get comments and ideas from other members? or check out submitted works?

  2. satya DV /

    Can I use ref material for 3d model?

  3. Hello Juan, of course you can. This is about your creativity. So show it to us 🙂

  4. juan francisco /

    hi, excuse me, we can model cartoon style too? thanks

  5. juan leon /

    hi, excuse me, the animals or the robot girl can be like cartoon style? thanks

  6. @Vladimir: Just remember to submit your wireframe too, please.

  7. Vladimir /

    i forgot to say, i would use PS or AE for abstract theme, to help me out with glow or something like that

  8. @Vihaan: this competition is open to all countries where its legal, so not just USA and Canada. As for your other question: we ask everyone to submit a bit of information about himself.

  9. Vladimir: You should not. Depends on what you want to do. If you use those tools, we will ask you to submit your wireframe too.

  10. Is this competition is for everyone or just for few countries like USA and Canada?
    I am located in India, can I be a part of this and how will you know if the project is submitted by a pro or beginners?

  11. Vladimir /

    can we use PS or AE for post effects?

  12. Hi mike670! One submission per person please 🙂

  13. mike670 /

    heya,

    How many entries are we allowed to put in?

  14. Hi mmmaddela. Abstract object – try to google for some examples. Lets say something like this:

    http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_moDkM2GCEuQ/SfjvkJO3yzI/AAAAAAAAB0E/jBK5kTxWQaU/s1600-h/12g.jpg

  15. mmmaddela /

    hey, Thank you paloj. However I am still not clear about ‘abstract object’. Can you please explain or give a link on your site which represents Abstract. 🙂 Thank you.

  16. Hi Maryam, Im not quite sure if I understand your concerns. If you started with modeling just few months ago, thats perfect and you can join our competition. Pro is basically someone who gets paid for what they do.

  17. Thats completely your choice. Those themes are broad and your interpretation of them is part of your creativity and thats something what we would like to see! 🙂

  18. You should respect copyrights and resulting artwork needs to be yours and original. As for reference images – of course you can use them.

  19. hi.
    how can u understand who is pro?
    i`ve just started 3d max for about 2 month 🙂
    🙁
    you said: competition is for beginners or intermediate artists. If you are a pro…. this is not for you
    i want to participate,:(:(:(

  20. mmmaddela /

    Can you please define ‘abstract object’? also when you say a girl robot,should it be looking like a human or any form of robot just in female avatar?

  21. mmmaddela /

    can we take a picture reference available on the internet or the concept needs to be mine and original?

  22. Hi Josh, yes it should. But it’s not an official condition – it depends on you. You want to make the best overall impression. 🙂

  23. Should the model be textured

  24. Hi Robert, render is enough.

  25. Do we submit the model we create or just the render?

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