EXCELLENCE IN SPECIAL EFFECTS/CGI AND ANIMATION
VIRTUALITY MEDIA WINS AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN SPECIAL EFFECTS/CGI AND ANIMATION
Virtuality Media won the award for their work on the short animated film Predation Virtuality Media won the award for Macinnes Studios based in LA. Excellence in Special Effects/CGI and “After reaching the limitations of using Animation for its animated short film, video games to create my shorts and of Predation. course COVID halting productions, I have
Predation was the brain child of Filipinobeen wanting to dig into Unreal Engine Pakistani film director and cinematic for its open-source system and powerful designer, Umar Garcia Tariq. real-time rendering capabilities. While
Virtuality Media developed the animated going through the documentation, I came CG film in 30 days using the emerging across MacInnes Studios’ 30-day Real-Time Unreal Engine technology. The company Shorts challenge. The challenge supplied was awarded the runner up status at a global all participants with high-quality character real-time animation challenge, organised by assets created by MacInnes Studios. We were required to produce an animated short film in 30 days using Unreal Engine. I guess that was it. I took the plunge along with my compact team of collaborators. The reason for participating in the challenge was to motivate ourselves to dive into the UE system and that was our only goal. Coming out as a runner-up was a huge moralebooster.,” Garcia Tariq explained.
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