Machinima is video recorded real-time in interactive 3D virtual worlds and video games such as Second Life, OpenSim, World of Warcraft, and even Club Penguin. The purpose of this new stream is to promote the production and use of machinima and virtual film making in education. Machinima is a method that allows educators, researchers, and students to create content in a virtual environment. This content can then be used in traditional, blended, and virtual environments.
To encourage the production of machinima and the growth of a community of educators, researchers, and students who produce machinima, VWBPE will be holding a machinima fest and viewing during the 2012 conference. Submission can be made by an individual or group. A panel of educators, researchers, students, and machinima artists will choose a best in each category. Additional awards may be given based on the recommendation of panel. For last year’s winners please go to http://www.vwbpe.org/awards
Submissions Due 2/15/2012
Machinima produced by educators, researchers, and students will be accepted in .....
Read all about it here. @safegaard