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Rookie Awards 2022

The 12th Annual Rookie Awards is open to young creatives in visual effects, animation, games, virtual reality, motion graphics and 3d visualisation. There is simply no better way to launch your career and start sharing your amazing work online.

Rookie Awards 2022
Round of applause for our sponsors

Winners
Specialty | Young Guns

On behalf of the sponsors and judges, The Rookies would like to congratulate the following category winners.

Winner: Giora Nohl

Giora Nohl - Fallen.
Working on this project was so fun throughout. Not only did I learn countless new things while working on this project, but it really helped me to solidify my skills in Unreal Engine more than anything. Everything runs real-time in Unreal Engine.
Winner

Runner Up: Valentina Abushenko

Valentina Abushenko - Vintage props
Hi, my name is Valya and I started learning 3d production about a year ago. Here is some of my best projects that were done recently. Hope you love it 😊
Runner Up

Highly Commended: Gustav Augustus Hills

Gustav Augustus Hills - A passion for CG - 2022 progress
Heya! My name is gustav, and I'm a 15-year-old self-educated CG artist, I've never had experience in the professional sides of digital art. I've had a passion for 3D art since I was around the age of 8, and this submission is the culmination of some of the work I've put together more recently.
Highly Commended

People's Choice: Gustav Augustus Hills

Gustav Augustus Hills - A passion for CG - 2022 progress
Heya! My name is gustav, and I'm a 15-year-old self-educated CG artist, I've never had experience in the professional sides of digital art. I've had a passion for 3D art since I was around the age of 8, and this submission is the culmination of some of the work I've put together more recently.
People's Choice

Finalists
Specialty | Young Guns

On behalf of the sponsors and judges, The Rookies would like to congratulate the following category finalists.