Andrew McDonald is co-founder of The Rookies has been working in the visual effects industry since 2002. Most recently he was a CG Supervisor at Industrial Light & Magic.
The Rookies have released its 12th annual ranking lists naming the Top 50 schools offering programs in game design, animation, visual effects, concept art, motion graphics and architectural visualisation.
Discover the world's top art schools. Explore the Rookies Global School Rankings® 2021.
University of the Arts London (UAL) is Europe’s largest specialist art and design university. Its unique creative community is made up of 6 renowned Colleges, each with its own world-class reputation
For more than 250 years, Columbia has been a leader in higher education in the nation and around the world.
Founded in 1967, Sheridan has grown from a local college of 400 students to one of Ontario’s leading postsecondary institutions.
Leeds Arts University is the only specialist arts university in the North of England and has been delivering high quality art and design provision for over 160 years.
BigRock, Institute of Magic Technologies, is the first training center of visual effects in Italy.
We are teaching CG graphics based on sincerity and trust so that those who study CG can achieve their desired goals.
This week we want you to realise that Halloween is just around the corner, so it's a good time to get your head in the game by creating a Gargoyle and uploading it to your Rookies profile and tag it #RookiesWeeklyDrills and #Gargoyles.
Come and hang with Dylan Hesselbacher and Christina Rose Ryan as they talk about Dylan's' amazing entry to the Rookie Awards 2022.
This week we want you to pay your respects to one of the all-time foods by creating a slice of pizza, then upload it to your Rookies profile and tag it #RookiesWeeklyDrills and #PizzaSlice.
This week we want you to find your inner Zen, and create a Bonsai tree, then upload it to your Rookies profile and tag it #RookiesWeeklyDrills and #Bonsai.
One of the hardest things about creating motion graphics is figuring out what software is best for your needs. In this blog, we'll talk about the pros and cons of Adobe Illustrator and Affinity Designer to help you figure out which one works best for you!
It's with great pleasure that we announce the winner of our Creative Starter Kit Giveaway for 2022. Chosen at random from everyone that shared their Rookie Awards entry on Instagram, $25K worth of prizes are on their way to...
BREAKING — The Rookies today announced the winners for the Rookie Awards 2022 - the world's most prestigious competition for aspiring design and media entertainment artists.
This week we want you to get creative and build a non-lethal weapon, then upload it to your Rookies profile and tag it #RookiesWeeklyDrills and #CrazyWeapon.
We are the Spanish Premier Unreal Engine training center. Unreal Engine is the most advanced real-time 3D software which is used by the biggest studios and immersive experiences.
The Rookie Awards 2022 received over 4,400 entries from aspiring digital artists around the world. Finalists will now battle for Rookie of the Year, Game of the Year, and Film of the Year titles.
With so many options available, choosing a Graphics Tablet and Display is not easy. To help make things easier, we reached out to Gaomon to review one of their most popular displays, the PD156 PRO.
AnimSchool is an accredited online school devoted to teaching the many skills used in 3D productions from gaming to commercials to film.
M3DS Academy is an Autodesk Authorized Training Center for visual arts. M3DS Academy offers a variety of educational options to the students, that want to be included in the creative industry.
Top rated, fully English taught Bachelor Games development program in Europe.
This week we want you to create a stylised bust, then upload it to your Rookies profile and tag it #RookiesWeeklyDrills and #StylisedBust.
Our mentors meet students from around the world online for small classes or 1-on-1 specialised industry diploma courses. Apply now and launch your career in games or film.
Congratulations to everyone that uploaded their incredible work to Rookie Awards 2022. We know it takes a lot of courage to put yourself out there and show the world what you've been working on.