Creative Minds, the zonal level student competition of Arena Animation was held on Sep 15, 2015 at The Ocean Pearl Retreat, Satbari, New Delhi. 850+ trainees from numerous Arena Animation centres throughout the north area took part in the event.
Distinguished characters from movie production workshops and also web development firms– consisting of Colonel S S Sandhu (GM Operations, Prime Focus), Deepak Jain (Super Lead – 3D Department, Sparrow Interactive)– resolved the trainees as well as educate them on work opportunities in the computer animation & VFX industry.
Animation industry professional, Vaibhav More conducted a workshop on Channel ident, and also covered different subjects consisting of computer animation packaging, character animation & the making of ‘Star Kabaddi’ animations & ‘Romedy Now’ spots.
Prashant Shahane, the lead 3D Artist at Trace VFX, conducted a learning session for students, on 3D product packshot & visual effects -behind the scenes of the creative & technical processes.
Students presented their ecommerce works in categories including 3D architectural visualization, 3D character animation sequence, 3D product packshot, channel ident, character design, website design, digital illustration, and VFX scene.
A jury comprising of prominent personalities – including Prashant Shahane (lead 3D artist, Trace VFX) & Vaibhav More (owner of Vaibhav More Films) – evaluated student works and chose the winners.