The Best Digital Media Students of The Rookies 2017 Announced
Time flies like an arrow, the full 4 months’ campaign for the international student awards held by The Rookies just ended with great success. And as the exclusive render farm partner of this inspiring contest, Fox Renderfarm shared the great happiness with The Rookies by the students’ high participance and excellent works.
There are totally 8,725 digital projects were submitted by 2,752 students from more than 80 countries and regions all over the world. Over 600 academic facilities joined this campaign and encouraged their students to submit their work, they battled for Rookie of the Year, Game of the Year, and Film of the Year titles, and Fox Renderfarm is honorable to be the exclusive sponsor for the Film of the Year.
The winners were selected by the official judging panel which consists of more than 60 highly influential and respected industry veterans. The judges were asked to score entries based on criteria including — creative skills, technical skills, presentation, variety of skills, complexity, raw talent, and employment potential. It really took a lot of effort to select the winners, just like Andrew McDonald (Co-founder of The Rookies) said: The task of selecting winners hit a new level of complexity this year. Not only did our judges review our largest amount of entries to date, but they also reviewed full portfolios of work, not just individual projects like other awards.
It’s really shocking to see so many amazing works created by those students this year, even the judges were surprised by the high quality of the work and diversity of new talent. To view the full list of winners and to see the amazing entries please visit
The Rookies 2017 Finally Kicks Off And Ready for Submission
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The Rookies is a global competition for young designers, creators, innovators, and artists. After got awesome achievements in 2016 which received a total of 1,824 entries from 479 schools in 77 countries. The Rookies 2017 competitions finally kicks off. And Fox Renderfarm is proud of being the Exclusive Render Farm Partner for the great event in 2017.
About The Rookies
The Rookies is the acclaimed international competition for young creatives. Founded in 2009 to showcase the most talented student designers, illustrators, film makers, animators, developers, digital artists, and launch them into the career of their dreams.
The Timeline of The Rookies 2017
Open for Submissions: March 7
Submissions Closed: May 29
Final Judging: June 21 - June 30
Winners Announced: July 7
How to Join The Rookies 2017 Competition
1.Visit The Rookies official website: .
2.Create an account.
3.After that, create your own portfolio page for showing your work.
4.Upload your work.
Note: Please make sure you are student or recent graduate at least 18 years old.
The Whole Categories of The Rookies 2017
● Illustration ● Graphic Design ● Motion Graphics ● Photography ● Architecture ● Industrial Design ● Film Making ● Web & Mobile ● VFX & Animation ● Next-Gen Gaming ● Virtual Reality ● Robotics
The Prize for The Rookies 2017
● The latest popular software, hardware, gadgets, media and Fox Renderfarm’s exclusive cloud rendering service ● Random giveaways for all entrants ● A job or internship for working on biggest studios in the world ● Scholarships ● Expert reviews & industrial rankings for helping you on future careers
How lovely the prizes are there! It is totally free to enter, why not come there to show your skills and win the awesome prizes now?
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