Check out the 2013 RTL! trailer featuring some of the mind-blowing presentations from last years show, including Square Enix, AMD, BeautyPi and NaughtyDog.
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Every year since it’s inception, RTL! has featured technology from independent artists and engineers alongside products from billion dollar companies; it’s the diversity and quality of content that makes the show unique. Don’t delay if you’re considering submitting; only one week left.
Celebrating its 40th year, the world’s most innovative exploration of computer-generated animation and visual effects will be on display at SIGGRAPH 2013 in Anaheim, California this summer. The four-day, international event (21-25 July) spotlights the most prestigious innovators of technical and artistic short films. The festival showcases everything from student films to blockbuster visual effects and mainstream commercials. Full Press Release | Computer Animation Festival
If you’re schooling in, or just interested in computer graphics and currently a student I can’t recommend this program enough. The SVs make SIGGRAPH happen and I’ve never met one who didn’t have an amazing week. But don’t take my word for it…
Credit where credit is due; Disney have done an amazing job with Carsland. I’m not a big fan of the movies but can really appreciate the attention to detail applied to making Radiator Springs real. Everything from the diners and gift stores to the rides are simply stunning. Like, or dislike the movies, there’s no doubt the parks team aren’t resting on their laurels or compromising on quality.
None of these shots have any matts / painted billboards, everything is ‘real’ – and the ride is worth the wait.
“SIGGRAPH 2013 plans to return to Anaheim, California, 21-25 July, to celebrate the 40th International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques alongside thousands of research scientists, gaming experts and developers, filmmakers, students, the production community and academics worldwide. Mk Haley of Disney Research, Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University has been named SIGGRAPH 2013 Conference Chair.”
“After SIGGRAPH 2011 broke Vancouver’s previous all-time conference attendance records, it has become one of the most memorable SIGGRAPH conference cities. Due to this overwhelming attendance and community support, SIGGRAPH 2014 will return to Vancouver for the 41st International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques, 10-14 August 2014.”