Categories

Up to two pieces of work may be submitted per category.

Submission Requirements:

Please send submissions based on the following naming conventions and file types and sizes below. 

If you will be making two submissions in a single category place a 1 and 2 in the filename, for example: DigitalPhotography_lastname_firstname_1_2017ECGA.jpg and DigitalPhotography_lastname_firstname_2_2017ECGA.jpg

Multiple forms must be submitted for multiple entries. Please refer to Official Rules for submission requirements and eligibility.

If more than one student is involved with a submission please provide all names involved with submitted work. 

The deadline for submission is: Monday May 8, 2017 by 8:00 AM

Digital Photography:

  • The category is for renders of digital photography created in Fall 2016 or Spring 2017.
  • Submit file as a .jpg
  • No animations or flipbooks in this category.
  • Image resolutions should be minimum of 1024 x 1024 pixels – larger preferred for printing purposes up to 4k size.
  • Naming convention: DigitalPhotography_lastname_firstname_2017ECGA.jpg

Digital Concept Art:

  • Created in Fall 2016 or Spring 2017.
  • Any digital medium that qualifies as a still image – no animation or movement.
  • Submit file as a .jpg
  • Image resolutions should be minimum of 1920 x 1080 pixels – larger preferred for printing purposes up to 4k size.
  • Naming convention: ConceptArt_lastname_firstname_2017ECGA.jpg

Digital Animation (Individual):

  • Including: digital flipbooks, animatics, 2D animations and 3D animations created in Fall 2016 or Spring 2017 by a single person.
  • Works include: character action, story-based, or animations from a larger work such as video game or large-scale animation in this category.
  • Submit work as a MOV or AVI file
  • Also submit a still render that represents your animation in a single shot
  • Animation resolutions should be 720 x 480, 960 x 540 or 1280 x 720 pixels
  • Still image resolutions should be minimum of 1920 x 1080 pixels – larger preferred for printing purposes up to 4k size.
  • Animation naming convention: DigitalAnimation_lastname_firstname_2017ECGA(.mov or .avi)
  • Still render naming convention: DigitalAnimation_lastname_firstname_2017ECGA.jpg

Digital Animation (Open):

  • Including: digital flipbooks, animatics, 2D animations and 3D animations created in Fall 2016 or Spring 2017 by a group.
  • Works include: character action, story-based, or animations from a larger work such as video game or large-scale animation in this category.
  • Submit work as a MOV or AVI file
  • Also submit a still render that represents your animation in a single shot
    • If your file size is in excess of 8mb you may have a problem uploading. Please email ECGASubmit if this occurs. 
  • Animation resolutions should be 720 x 480, 960 x 540 or 1280 x 720 pixels
  • Still image resolutions should be minimum of 1920 x 1080 pixels – larger preferred for printing purposes up to 4k size.
  • Animation naming convention: GroupDigitalAnimation_lastname_firstname_2017ECGA(.mov or .avi)
  • Still render naming convention: GroupDigitalAnimation_lastname_firstname_2017ECGA.jpg

3D Modeling (Character):

  • The category is for renders in a 3D application or a game engine of 3D characters. 
  • Submit file as a .jpg
  • No animations in this category
  • Image resolutions should be minimum of 1920 x 1080 pixels – larger preferred for printing purposes up to 4k size.
  • Naming convention: 3DCharacterModeling_lastname_firstname_2017ECGA.jpg

3D Modeling (Environment): 

  • The category is for renders in a 3D application or a game engine of 3D environments. 
  • Submit file as a .jpg
  • No animations in this category
  • Image resolutions should be minimum of 1920 x 1080 pixels – larger preferred for printing purposes up to 4k size.
  • Naming convention: 3DEnvironmentModeling_lastname_firstname_2017ECGA.jpg

3D Modeling (Prop): 

  • The category is for renders in a 3D application or a game engine of 3D props. 
  • Submit file as a .jpg
  • No animations in this category
  • Image resolutions should be minimum of 1920 x 1080 pixels – larger preferred for printing purposes up to 4k size.
  • Naming convention: 3DPropModeling_lastname_firstname_2017ECGA.jpg

Game (Mobile):

  • The category is for finished or electronic prototypes of mobile games completed in Fall 2016 or Spring 2017
    • Spring 2016 final projects not entered in ECGA last year are also accepted.
  • Submit game and fly-through of game (MOV or AVI file)
  • Also submit a still render that represents your game in a single shot
  • Submit still file as a .jpg
  • Submit Zip file of entire project
    • If your file size is in excess of 8mb you may have a problem uploading. Please email ECGASubmit if this occurs. 
  • Image resolutions should be minimum of 1920 x 1080 pixels – larger preferred for printing purposes up to 4k size.
  • Naming convention: Mobile_lastname_firstname_2017ECGA.jpg

Game (Non-Mobile):

  • The category is for finished or electronic prototypes of games (non-mobile) completed in Fall 2016 or Spring 2017
    • Spring 2016 final projects not entered in ECGA last year are also accepted.
  • Submit game and fly-through of game
  • Also submit a still render that represents your game in a single shot
  • Submit still file as a .jpg
  • Submit Zip file of entire project
    • If your file size is in excess of 8mb you may have a problem uploading. Please email ECGASubmit if this occurs. 
  • Image resolutions should be minimum of 1920 x 1080 pixels – larger preferred for printing purposes up to 4k size.
  • Naming convention: Game_lastname_firstname_2017ECGA.jpg