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Exploring a Brazilian interpretation of the New Zealand ?kiwi? lifestyle in his art, Artist and MDS Visual Effects and Motion Graphics student Mauricio Benega is exhibiting his current crop of work at the art Gallery Papakura (Auckland) from 11 June.
There are only three days to go for the students of the Graduate Diploma of Game Development who started in February 2008. After almost six months working on their game Nightfall, they are now seeing the light at the end of the tunnel.
- Filed under: Game Dev
Students from the August 2008 class of the diploma of Visual Effects and Motion Graphics have recently finished their 40-week long course with a series of real and industry-like projects: one of which was to produce some motion graphics work for a "fake" corporate client: MDS!
Some of our grads are in the creative teams that have won Cannes Lions at the 2009 awards. We're still waiting on some information but wanted to let you know straight away!
- Filed under: Creative Advertising
Auckland animation house Cirkus are letting your imagination go wild. Come up with the next part of the 'Exquisite Corpse' and if selected they'll animate it and add it to the story.
The 48 hours competition is over for another year. We caught up with Parry Jones from team Line Men, creators of 'Charlotte' and triumphant Grand Champions of this years competition.
The February 09 class of MDS's Graduate Diploma of Advanced 3D Productions complete a modelling (Maya Unlimited), sculpturing (ZBrush) and rendering (mental ray) exercise as one of their first major projects.
With a furious final flourish in process the September 08 class of MDS's Advanced 3D Productions are tantalisingly close to finishing their major team project - The Ice Fish.