+ Craft Animations is launching a competition for students. You can win a complete set of Craft Director Tools (worth more than $8000). All you have to do is pimp a snail and make a film 1-2 minutes long. If you are not an animator this is still very much for you!! There are basically no rules about the snail, except that it has to be pimped. The snail can be a house. The snail can be a car. The snail can even be a snail. Make a film with one snail or two thousand snails - the sky is the limit. If you are a design expert, this is very much down your alley. Design the perfect snail-shaped whatever. A bicycle, a soffa, a parking garage that looks like a snail from the outside. If you are a modeller, show us the baddest, most realistic and breath-taking model you can make. If you are an animator we expect big things from you. We like slime. We like snails that can crawl, or jump or do gymnastics. We like skin meshes, we like wiggles and jiggles. We like pimped snails. The only rule is that you have to use Craft Director Tools to visualize or drive your snail.
Craft Director Tools are a series of plug-ins for 3dsMax and Maya. You control objects and cameras with a joystick, and our plug-ins simulate motion in real-time. All the motion is captured and key-framed automatically. Win a complete license of Craft Director Tools at www.pimpmysnail.com
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