The 2018 Rookies Awards are underway and entries are officially closed as of May 31st. “The Rookies, sponsored by Autodesk, is an annual awards and mentor platform open to young creatives in film, animation, games, VR, motion graphics and architecture visualisation.” There are 18 recent graduates from Lost Boys who have entered for the chance to win recognition, software licenses, and coveted internships at well-respected VFX studios such as Weta Digital, Method Studios, Framestore, Trixter, CVD VFX, and more!
Click here to read an informative article posted on the Rookies blog entitled: “Creating a Student Compositing Reel,” written by our own graduate: Basilisa Canovas. Congratulations to Basilisa for being selected to contribute (and for receiving an Excellence Award).
Seven other Lost Boys graduates have been acknowledged by the Rookies judges.
Stuart Griese (FX TD Class 9) – Excellence Award
Haruyasu Kaitori (FX TD Class 10) – 5 Excellence Awards, Drafted
Philip Wrede (FX TD Class 10) – 2 Excellence Awards, Drafted
Lazlo Termeg (FX TD Class 10) – 2 Excellence Awards
Vitor Libardi (Compositing Class 22) – Excellence Award, Drafted
Larry Ngo (Compositing Class 22) – Excellence Award
Stephanie Gadsden (Compositing Class 23) – Excellence Award
The Finalists chosen from the draft selection will be announced on June 21, 2018.