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October 4, 2012


Announcing the "3D Environment Competition 2012"!


OVER $30,000 IN PRIZES TO AWARD THE BEST RENDERINGS

October 4, 2012. Beaverton, Oregon: e-on software, the leader in 3D Digital Nature technologies, in association with aXYZ design, 3D Total, AsileFx, Cornucopia3D, Pixologic, Ballistic Publishing, 3Dconnexion, 3D World magazine, CG Society, QuadSpinner and Digital-Tutors, today announced the seventh edition of the "3D Environment Competition", designed to showcase the capabilities of 3D technology for CG environments.




With over $30,000 worth of prizes, including soon-to-be-released Vue 11, Carbon Scatter 2 and LumenRT 3 Advanced products, the 3D Environment 2012 represents the biggest competition e-on software has ever organized!

For the first time in the 3D Environment Competition history, the competition includes 3 distinct categories: 3D Environment, Character Rendering, and Architectural Visualization.

Entrants may use their application of choice, in combination with any of the e-on software products. This includes any version of Vue, including the free Personal Learning Edition and the free Vue Pioneer, as well as Carbon Scatter, Ozone, and LumenRT (and their respective free versions)!

Judging will be based solely on the quality, realism and artistic merit of the entries, not on the software version used to create them.

With 15 prestigious judges representing the different fields of the 3D Industry, this competition is a unique chance for artists to have their work exposed to the eyes of industry experts, as well as winning an extensive set of 3D tools and resources.


Judging Performed by Industry Legends!

The "3D Environment Competition 2012" judges are all leading figures in the world of 3D graphics, representing the Motion Picture, Game, Archviz, Media and Broadcast industries, including several VES and Emmy award winners:

3D Environment Judges:

Character Rendering Judges:

Architectural Visualization Judges:


Extensive Set of 3D Tools and Resources to be Won!

Together with aXYZ design, 3D Total, AsileFX, Cornucopia3D, Pixologic, Ballistic Publishing, 3Dconnexion, 3D World magazine, CG Society, QuadSpinner and Digital-Tutors, e-on software will be awarding over $30,000 worth in prizes! This represents the greatest prize bonanza in e-on's competition's history!

The full prize list for each category can be accessed here!

3D Environment

  • The winner will receive over $6000 worth in prizes
  • The First runner up will receive over $2000 worth in prizes
  • The Second runner up will receive over $1500 worth in prizes

3D Character

  • The winner will receive over $5000 worth in prizes
  • The First runner up will receive over $2000 worth in prizes
  • The Second runner up will receive over $1500 worth in prizes

Architectural Visualization

  • The winner will receive over $6000 worth in prizes
  • The First runner up will receive over $2500 worth in prizes
  • The Second runner up will receive over $2000 worth in prizes

Submissions start October 4, 2012 and end December 16, 2012.

The winners of the competition will be announced On December 21, 2012.

More information and submission guidelines are available at:

www.e-onsoftware.com/competition



About e-on software

E-on software is the leading developer of solutions for the creation, animation, rendering and integration of natural 3D environments. Offering a wide array of Digital Nature products and applications, e-on software provides solutions adapted to every project and budget. E-on software products are used worldwide by the film, television, architecture, game, science, educational and entertainment industries.

E-on software products were used in feature films such as as as "Hunger Games", "Hugo", "Tintin", "Super 8", "Thor", "Avatar", "Clash of the Titans", "Sucker Punch", "Despicable Me", "The Wolf Man", "2012", "Lovely Bones", "GI Joe The Rise of the Cobra", "Land of the Lost", "Terminator 4, "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button", "Indiana Jones 4", "Monster Vs Aliens", "Australia", "The Spiderwick Chronicles", "KungFu Panda", "Pirates of the Caribbean 2" and TV series such as "Smallville", "Battlestar Gallactica", "Caprica", "Stargate Atlantis", "Stargate Continuum", and more. Read more on these stories in e-on software's Spotlights section: www.e-onsoftware.com/spotlight.

E-on software was founded on the premise that powerful graphics tools should never get in the way of the designer's creativity. By investing significant resources into research and development, e-on software is able to deliver cutting-edge, user friendly technologies that produce stunning Digital Nature scenery.

E-on software is based in Beaverton, Oregon with an European office in Paris, France.

Visit their website at http://www.e-onsoftware.com.



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