Rookies – Analytical Engine – Editor’s Choice

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Alex Carrasco, Leon Melasis, Bradlay Munn, James Horsley and Fabian Grisales have had their visualization of Charles Babbage’s Analytical Engine added to the prestigious selection of Editor’s Choices at the Rookies and is also a top 5 FOTY animation. Take a look at their outstanding work here: The Analytical Engine  

Rookies – Evade – Top 5 FOTY Animation

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Archie Dennis, Lyuboslav Angelov, Antoni Zakheos and Pabin Ale have spent all year pulling this highly ambitious CG car chase together, and now it is pulling in views! EVADE – CG Car Chase  

Rookies – Ancient Ruins

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Gia Nichols and Zoe Moorton’s Ancient Ruins environment gains 500+ views at Rookies, making it into the HOT category as well as this weeks most viewed! Ancient Ruins Environment  

Animation VFX Pros supporting 3rd Yr Projects

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A big thank you for providing our 3rd years with additional support and professional advice to: John Rowe, Head of VFX at NFTS Claire Hernon – Producer at Lupus Films Simon Richardson – Freelance Compositor Kevin Rowe (no relation!) – Freelance Rigger Chris Antoniou – Asset Supervisor at MPC

Rising Star Animation – Alex Gray – Winner

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Congrats to Alex Gray on winning Grads in Games Rising Star 2017. Alex fended off strong competition from Herts University and our own very talented Michal Niewiadomski to take the Crown. As well as software licences Alex wins an interview for an internship with leading UK games company Sumo. https://www.artstation.com/artist/acjelly More here: https://bucks.ac.uk/news/2017/april/bucks-student-among-winners-in-leading-games-awards  

Search for a Rising / Star – Our Finalists

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Bucks New University had the 2nd highest number of finalists of any uni on our first attempt at Search For a Star. The students had to respond to an industry set brief within 3 weeks. Congratulations to Michal Niewiadomski – 1st place- Rising Star Animation. Alex Gray – 2nd place – Rising Star Animation. Lyuboslav Angelov – Search For a … Read More

3D Modelers, Animators and VFX students in Search for A Star

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This year 9 of our students made it through to the second round of Grads in Grads in Games – Search For a Star / Rising Star competitions. They were required to submit a portfolio piece which was judged by industry representatives. Search For A Star   3D modellers: Radoslav Hristov Bradlay Munn Jack Hubbard Antoni Zakheos 3D Animators Alex Gray … Read More