Beaverton, OR -- e-on software, in association with aXYZ design, 3D Total, AsileFx, Cornucopia3D, Pixologic, Ballistic Publishing, 3Dconnexion, 3D World magazine, CG Society, QuadSpinner and Digital-Tutors, announced the seventh edition of the "3D Environment Competition", designed to showcase the capabilities of 3D technology for CG environments.
With over $30,000 worth of prizes, including soon-to-be-released Vue 11, Carbon Scatter 2 and LumenRT 3 Advanced products, the 3D Environment 2012 represents the biggest competition e-on software has ever organized!
For the first time in the 3D Environment Competition history, the competition includes 3 distinct categories: 3D Environment, Character Rendering, and Architectural Visualization.
Entrants may use their application of choice, in combination with any of the e-on software products. This includes any version of Vue, including the free Personal Learning Edition and the free Vue Pioneer, as well as Carbon Scatter, Ozone, and LumenRT (and their respective free versions)!
Judging will be based solely on the quality, realism and artistic merit of the entries, not on the software version used to create them.
With 15 prestigious judges representing the different fields of the 3D Industry, this competition is a unique chance for artists to have their work exposed to the eyes of industry experts, as well as winning an extensive set of 3D tools and resources.
Judging Performed by Industry Legends!
The "3D Environment Competition 2012" judges are all leading figures in the world of 3D graphics, representing the Motion Picture, Game, Archviz, Media and Broadcast industries, including several VES and Emmy award winners:
3D Environment Judges:
Character Rendering Judges:
Architectural Visualization Judges:
Extensive Set of 3D Tools and Resources to be Won!
Together with aXYZ design, 3D Total, AsileFX, Cornucopia3D, Pixologic, Ballistic Publishing, 3Dconnexion, 3D World magazine, CG Society, QuadSpinner and Digital-Tutors, e-on software will be awarding over $30,000 worth in prizes! This represents the greatest prize bonanza in e-on's competition's history!
The full prize list for each category can be accessed here !
Submissions start October 4, 2012 and end December 16, 2012.
The winners of the competition will be announced On December 21, 2012.
More information and submission guidelines are available at: www.e-onsoftware.com/competition 
Source: e-on software