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Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)

Digital media is quickly becoming the pervasive means of communication for both popular culture and artistic expression. The proliferation of Internet and mobile content, digital storytelling and interactive experience points to an increasingly digital communication future.

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The Making of a Pumpkin Environment

Servando Lupini takes us through the making of his Pumpkin environment that he created for last year's entry into the CG Student Awards. Servando was the winner of the 'Next-Gen Gaming' category and is currently working at Blizzard Entertainment as a 3D Artist.

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How to make a Photo-Realistic Nail Gun

Christian Peck has kindly written up his process for modeling, texturing and rendering of a nail gun. He's done a fantastic job of matching the reference material. He is currently studying at Think Tank Training Centre in Vancouver, Canada.

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The making of Pancakes by Jung In Wang

Being from South Korea, my usual breakfast consisted of rice, hot soup, and some side dishes that my mom prepared. When I came to United States to study Visual Effects, I was introduced to the wonderful world of breakfast food!

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Students Assemble! Show Marvel Your Best Work and Make Comic Book History!

Any students looking to showcase their talent, get advice from top-tier professionals, gain invaluable real-world experience, and build their portfolio? If so, Adobe has the perfect opportunity! We've teamed up with Marvel to make comic book history and give students a chance to apply their cutting edge skills.

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Making of 'Maasai Warrior' by Maria Carriedo

Hello! My name is Maria Carriedo, I'm originally from Mexico City, although I'm currently living and studying in Los Angeles, at Gnomon School of Visual Effects. I'm going to go through the creation process of my latest work, "Maasai Warrior".

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Morten Jæger talks about his internship experience at The Mill

Morten Jæger won an Internship and kicked off his career working with the incredible team at The Mill in London. Morten talks to us about his 8 week summer internship working on some kick ass projects.

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Introduction to 3D

If you're a beginner in 3D, you're perhaps just starting to realize how huge of a world you're stepping into. Here's an Introduction to 3D. We're going to try to help you to get an overview of what 3D actually is.

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Making of 'Initium' by Adrien Lambert

Adrien has created a detailed breakdown of the creation process for one of the environments for a short film called Initium, Adrien was one of a team of students from ArtFX in France to complete the short. His final demo reel was selected as the overall winner for last years 'Student of the Year' for VFX.

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An Epic life at Epic games

Min Oh tells us about his journey from winning the 2014 CG Student Awards "Next Gen Gaming" internship, to eventually being hired by Epic Games.

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The mastermind behind Gnomon School of Visual Effects

Alwyn Hunt sits down and has a chat with Alex Alvarez founder of the Gnomon School of Visual Effects and an all-around good guy!

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Henning Sandon takes on an internship at Framestore

Henning Sandon won an Internship and kicked off his career working with the incredible team at Framestore in London. Henning talks to us about his 8 week summer internship working on some kick ass projects

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Working as a VFX Supervisor at Double Negative

Andrew Whitehurst is a VFX Supervisor at Double Negative and explains his role liaising with clients, often the director of the film and the enormous teams of talented artists in the studio.

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Interview with Digital Sculptor Paul Braddock

Paul Braddock works at Animal Logic in Sydney doing everything from visual development, concept sculpting, character design, to leading modeling teams on larger projects. But most people don't realise he is a 3D printing guru who uses this technology to cast amazing works of art.

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Gerard Dunleavy and his internship at The Mill

CG Student Awards catches up with Gerard Dunleavy - Intern Winner 2012 who attended an internship at The Mill, London. He talks to us about his internship, what happened after winning the awards and what he's working on now.