Wednesday, March 6, 2013

2013 ART: VIDEO: Alert! MachinimUWA VI launches with L$1.1Mil in Prizes

MachinimUWA VI launches with L$1.1Mil in Prizes
The University of Western Australia has a new Second Life machinima contest with L$1,100,000 (i.e. about USD$4,400) in prizes!  
  • built around the theme of Reflections
  • Submission deadline is June 30th
  • Winner will be announced in August 2013
  • Production and audience participation
  • UWA Second LIfe machinima contest
  • To convert Lindens to US Dollars
  • Open Google search
  • Type the Linden amount divided by 250
  • 1100000/250
  • Press return
  • This result is approximate
Sponsored by 
  • Parramatta City Council, 
  • MetaHarpers (Arhenn Oberlander), 
  • AviewTV, 
  • Freemason Magic 
  • UWA 
The theme is REFLECTIONS
  • Reflections in a pool of water... 
  • Reflections of light... 
  • Reflecting on the grandeur of the universe... 
  • Reflections of art.... 
  • An Inner Reflection.....
  • Reflecting on opportuinities lost, or siezed... 
  • Reflections in lens of the machinimatographer.
MAJOR RULE:  At least one of the 3 major spaces of Reflection at UWA must be included in your storyline (The Reflection Pond, The Sunken Gardens, The Somerville Auditorium). 

Machinima Audience Participation Prizes:
(given to people whose top 10 lists most closely match the final juried top 10)

  • 1st Prize: L$15,000
  • 2nd Prize: L$10,000
  • 3rd Prize: L$8,000 
  • 4th Prize: L$7,000
  • 5th Prize: L$5,000

For details


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