Theme Challenge


 

NEW WORLD DIGITAL ART PRESENTS

“CLIFF”

CONTEST GUIDELINES:

    • Contestants are to create a Cliff View of their choosing with the highest level of Photo-realism as their goal. (Real Life, Sci/Fantasy or beyond. Any genre)
    • Your Main Cliff Must Be Terragen created. World Machine, ZBrush, 3-D Coat or similar 3rd party generated Cliff displacements or structures WILL NOT be permitted. (See 3rd Party exceptions) Daniil’s Erosion is permitted with no restrictions. You can grab that -> Daniil Kamperov Erosion
    • 3rd Party Exceptions – Scene assets such as Terrains & misc. modeled props, Megascans, 3d scan, Photogrammetry, ZBrush are permitted, but must be used as supporting objects to your own Terragen created Cliff. The final render must be rendered within Terragen. 
    • Open to all versions of Terragen 2 Thru 4, Free or Registered.
    • 1 entry per contestant
    • Image Size – .6 Min – 8MB Max
    • Terragen’s DOF is permitted. Rendering Terragen layers and composing in a 3rd party applications is permitted.
    • Contestants must submit judged entry with raw Terragen output image (Composed layers into single image, Pre-Postwork).
    • Approved Post work – Sharpening, color/level adjustments, resizing and another subtle techniques that simulate ‘typical’ lens effects. NWDA will reject any image that is deemed overly ‘enhanced’ by Photoshop or other image editors.
    • Non Approved Postwork – Replacing and or adding any element via Photoshop or any image editor. All elements must be rendered within Terragen.
    • NWDA reserves the right to question any entries construction and may require the artist to submit the Gathered TGD before approval. NWDA reserves the right to reject any entries that do not conform to the above guidelines or images that are deemed ‘incomplete’ by NWDA.
    • Submitted entries must be submitted by the below date and time and include Image title, Artist name, (Forum or Real name) email & judged entry with raw Terragen output image (ex. Composed layers into single image, Pre- Postwork).
 

CONTEST IS OPEN FOR ENTRIES UNTIL APRIL 10 2018 EST 23:59

SUBMIT ENTRIES – HERE

PLANETSIDE SOFTWARE’S WIP FORUM – HERE

 
 

CONTEST JUDGES:

  • Matt Fairclough, The Creator of Terragen, Technical Director & VFX artist at Pixomondo, Digital Domain and Prime Focus (Sucker Punch, Oblivion, TRON Legacy, The Day after Tomorrow, Star Trek Nemesis. IMDb Profile
  • Greg Teegarden, Supervisor of VFX Digital Domain (Oblivion, X-Men First Class, TRON Legacy, The Fifth Element, Vanilla Sky). IMDb Profile
  • Alex Jevon, VFX Artist. Lola Lost Productions, Illumina Digital (The Bible, Atlantis:End Of The World, Birth Of A Legend Earth’s Extraordinary Journey, Exodus God and Kings). IMDb Profile

“CLIFF” PREMIERE SPONSORS

 
 
 
 Grand Prizes totaling over $6500 USD
 
 
    • 1st Place:
      XFrog Plants Vol 1 & 2. 2900 plants (tgo only)
      Planetside Software’s Terragen 4 Professional
      WorldCreator Professional
      Quixel Megascans – 1 year Indie Subscription
      3-D Coat Professional
      Plug N’ pixels Interview
      Pixelplow – $500 Render Credits
      $50 NWDA Shop Coupon
    • 2nd Place:
      XFrog Plants Vol 1 (tgo only)
      Planetside Software’s Terragen 4 Professional
      WorldCreator Professional
      Quixel Megascans – 6 Month Indie Subscription
      3-D Coat Professional
      Plug N’ pixels Interview
      Pixelplow – $200 Render Credits
      $25 NWDA Shop Coupon
    • 3rd Place:
      XFrog Plants Vol 2 (tgo only)
      Planetside Software’s Terragen 4 Creative
      WorldCreator Professional
      Quixel Megascans – 3 Month Indie Subscription
      3-D Coat Professional
      Plug N’ pixels Interview
      Pixelplow – $100 Render Credits