Sponsors

Put simply, there would be no contests without the incredible support we have from our sponsors. We are humbled to work with so many incredible people who are passionate about supporting the next generation of creative minds.

Major

CAVE Academy

At CAVE Academy, we recognise that excellence in the field of animation, games and VFX is not defined purely by software proficiency but also by observation, problem-solving and a balance of the creative and the technical. We provide individual courses, structured programmes and mentoring to help develop versatile production ready skills for the entertainment industry.

https://www.caveacademy.com/

Platinum

Autodesk

Autodesk is a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. Customers across the manufacturing, architecture, building, construction, and media and entertainment industries—including the last 22 Academy Award winners for Best Visual Effects—use Autodesk software to design, visualize, and simulate their ideas before they’re ever built or created. From blockbuster visual effects and buildings that create their own energy to electric cars and the batteries that power them, the work of our 3D software customers is everywhere you look.

http://www.autodesk.com

Pixologic

Founded in 1997, Pixologic Incorporated develops and markets innovative software tools for the film and video, games, graphic design and illustration markets. ZBrush is a graphics application aimed at simplifying the science behind generating computer graphics. ZBrush appeals to a wide audience by providing empowering tools that give users intuitive and visual control over the digital images they create. By providing a unique synthesis of 2D and 3D capabilities in a single stand-alone tool, ZBrush collapses economic and ease-of-use barriers to creating stunning images.

http://www.pixologic.com

iMakr

iMakr was founded in 2012 and operates the largest 3D printing and 3D scanning store in the world. By 2013, the first store opened in London and shortly after expanded to Paris and New York in 2014. iMakr works with various companies, educational institutions and individuals across the globe, reaching over 70 countries in 2018.

https://www.imakr.com/