The UWA 3D Art and Machinima Grand Finale 2015 was held today at 6 AM SLT at the UWA-BOSL Grand Amphitheatre. As usual it was a packed event with a supportive audience excitedly applauding Jayjay Zifanwe announcing the winners of various prizes in the categories art and machinima. The winner this year of the MachinimUWA VIII – Pursue Impossible was Kobuk Farshore with the machimima Pursue Impossible, a one point victory over the four-time winner champion Tutsy Navarathna with Death of Death?, followed by Haveit Neox and Lilia Artis with Tis An Egg in third place. Alpha Auer, with The Bridge, was the winner of Pursue Impossible UWA 3D Art, followed by Carmsie Melodie with Achieve Impossible in second place and Nino Vichan with Pursue the End of Homelessness in third. For a complete list of winners check out The University of Western Australia (UWA) in Second Life website. Congratulations to all the winners in this event! Thank you again to Jayjay, Freewee and others who have organized this challenge over the years. Below a snapshot of Tutsy Navarathna, Livio Korobase and myself at the amphitheater right after the event.
Photograph by Kate Bergdorf