Once again, the Who-is-who of the international VFX Animation and Visualization scene is coming together at the animago AWARD & CONFERENCE in Munich to show their finest work. On September 7th and 8th, visitors can attend the prestigious award show, where newbies and veterans alike are celebrated for their productions. But the event also features a number of interesting talks and presentations.
Munich. 22nd August 2017: At the animago CONFERENCE, globally acclaimed VFX experts give insight into their latest work. Learn more about this season’s popular movies, such as “Piper”, “The Dark Tower”, “Wonder Woman”, “Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2”, “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell no Tales”, “Atomic Blonde” and several commercial and trailer productions. Detailed making-ofs will reveal the creators’ workflows and show how they bring their fantastic worlds and wild beasts to life. The event has become one of the most highly rated networking get-togethers of the industry.
The event also includes the animago EXHIBITION, which is free of charge. Here, software and hardware developers display their latest technologies. The special focus of 2017 is on Virtual Reality. Present4D will show a selection of entries for the animago AWARD in a VR gallery, while the company Ignyte will invite visitors to enjoy a custom VR experience. Furthermore, Milkroom Studios and Oculus Rift are hosting a VR Sculpting Competition – simply sign up at the event to participate. The winner will be chosen after the event via an audience voting on the Digital Production website. Oculus Rift is kindly sponsoring one of their sought-after VR-headsets plus controllers as first prize.
And there is more to win at animago. Once again in 2017, the famous Wacom Sketch Battle will be a highlight on the animago EXHIBITION floor. Visitors can compare their digital drawing skills in a live battle. The audience will chose the winners, who can go home with one of Wacom’s professional tablets. Also, NEC will raffle off one of their Curved Displays. Don’t miss your chance to win one of these amazing prizes.
As an official media partner of animago 2017, our readers are granted a 15% discount on all tickets. Simply enter the code 2017-animago-Media-Partner during your purchasing process. The animago AWARD & CONFERENCE will take place on September 7th and 8th at the Gasteig in Munich, Germany. Find all information on the animago website: www.animago.com/en/.