Media Design School
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"Whether you realise it or not, the sky tells you something about your world and its atmosphere" - Third year Game Art student Bryan Adams was recently featured on Eighty Level! Here, he talks about his love of skyboxes and creating real-time skies ☁
"Whether you realise it or not the sky tells you something about

Real-Time Skies: Theory and Practice

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Media Design School
Media Design School
Media Design School
07/19/2017 at 02:19. Facebook
Our Student Representatives hosted a Pizza Party for all our first year students and their faculty. A massive thank you to everyone who showed their support and came to welcome our new students to campus today!
Our Student Representatives hosted a Pizza Party for all our first year

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Media Design School
Media Design School
07/17/2017 at 23:21. Facebook
Missed out on our GDCT exhibition earlier this month? Check out this awesome 360 degree view, courtesy of GDCT lecturer Alex Legg!
Missed out on our GDCT exhibition earlier this month Check out this

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A big thank you to everyone who attended our recent exhibition, Unboxed, at Thievery Studios on July 6-7. Have a look at just some of the works on display!
A big thank you to everyone who attended our recent exhibition Unboxed

Unboxed: A GDCT student exhibition

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"I was at MDS in 2008. It was a great launch pad for my career. It helped give me a great insight into what to expect from the industry and gave me the book I needed to step straight out of MDS into an agency – where the hard work really began."

Creative Advertising graduate Steve Hansen picked up several trophies at this year’s Cannes Festival – including both Silver and Bronze Lions! Check... View more »
"I was at MDS in 2008 It was a great launch pad

Doing cool shit – M+AD talks to Conscious Crossing’s Steve Hansen

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After sifting through four thousand entries worldwide, 210 judges from 62 countries have created the AdStars non-professional shortlist.

Two AdSchool student teams from Media Design School have scored two of only nine places shortlisted worldwide in the innovation category and three more teams have been shortlisted in the print category.
After sifting through four thousand entries worldwide 210 judges from 62 countries

Five teams from Media Design School make the cut at the shortlist stage of AdStars Festival 2017

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Congratulations to the MDS students behind ABCs, which picked up the Runner-Up Film of the Year (VFX) for 2017 at The Rookies, as well as recent Bachelor of Art and Design graduates Tristan Lewis and Abby Nath, who won an internship with Weta Digital and a scholarship through Rising Sun Pictures in conjunction with the University of South Australia respectively!

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Congratulations to the MDS students behind ABCs which picked up the Runner

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Entries for MDS' Real or Render competition close in exactly one week's time! Have you tried to successfully identify which images are computer generated and which ones have simply been snapped with a camera? Give it a go and be in to WIN a Sony Playstation 4!

Play Real or Render here: [ Mediadesignschool.com Link ].

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Entries for MDS' Real or Render competition close in exactly one week's

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Tonight we're opening UNBOXED to the general public! Head on over to Thievery Studios on K'Road from 6pm onwards to check out our Graduate Diploma student work!
Tonight we're opening UNBOXED to the general public Head on over to

Unboxed: A Graduate Diploma of Creative Technologies exhibition

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Our final video in the Class of 2016 series profiles Bachelor of Media Design (Interactive) graduate and MDS Valedictorian Gemma Barrows!
Our final video in the Class of 2016 series profiles Bachelor of

MDS Class of 2016: Gemma Barrows

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Shery Delilah Chan
"I've got a lot of highlights. It's been a great three years!" - Bachelor of Software Engineering (Game Programming) graduate JC Fowles tells us about the friendships he'd made and the lessons he's learned while studying with Media Design School.
"I've got a lot of highlights It's been a great three years

MDS Class of 2016: JC Fowles

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Maritsa Yvonne
Jake Rundle
Media Design School is delighted to be one of three schools to have teamed up with Park Road Post Productions to take part in their exciting advanced industry training programme.
Media Design School is delighted to be one of three schools to

Aspiring Kiwi film makers invited into training programme

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International student Max Golmei chatted to us at Graduation about how the Bachelor of Creative Technologies (Game Art) helped him build self confidence and produce amazing art assets.
International student Max Golmei chatted to us at Graduation about how the

Class of 2016: Max Golmei

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Maritsa Yvonne
Gaipuibuanlou Gangmei Lamthaka
Maringmei Mazyn
"You had a lot of freedom to do what you wanted to do...they keep giving you the tools to find out what you're passionate about" - Callan Moore, Bachelor of Software Engineering graduate and Academic Excellence Award winner, discusses the support that MDS gave him to explore different facets of Game Development.
"You had a lot of freedom to do what you wanted to

MDS Class of 2016: Callan Moore

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"Don't be afraid to try things because in your final year that's really your final chance to push the boundaries of design" - Bachelor of Media Design graduate and 2016 Rookie Graphic Designer of the Year Runner-Up Sherylene Chan shares her personal highlights and words of advice for current MDS students.
"Don't be afraid to try things because in your final year that's

MDS Class of 2016: Sherylene Chan

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Some of our Bachelor of Media Design graduates are working with Datacom to create awesome VR prototypes and solutions for their clients.
Some of our Bachelor of Media Design graduates are working with Datacom

Innovation series: A designer's mind is the next best thing for innovative businesses

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Bachelor of Software Engineering graduate Henry Winder spoke to us at this year's graduation ceremony about the importance of networking with industry whilst studying. Check out what he had to say!
Bachelor of Software Engineering graduate Henry Winder spoke to us at this

MDS Class of 2016: Henry Winder

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Bachelor of Art and Design (3D Animation & VFX) graduate Naru Barker recently spoke to The Rookies about what a day in the life of a Media Design School student is like!
Bachelor of Art and Design 3D Animation VFX graduate Naru Barker recently

A day in the life of a Student at Media Design School

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The Rookies received 8,725 digital projects created by 2,752 students from more than 80 countries worldwide. The official judging panel has selected finalists who will now compete for the hotly contested People's Choice Award.

Here’s how YOU can support our Rookies finalists Sherylene and Bailey! The Rookie of the Year People’s Choice Awards are running LIVE on facebook and you can cast a... View more »
The Rookies received 8 725 digital projects created by 2 752 students

The Rookies 2017 - People's Choice Awards - Graphic Design

We would like to congratulate everyone who graduated as part of the Media Design School Class of 2016!

Here are just a few highlights from the Graduation Ceremony that took place on 9 June 2017. Check out our Facebook photo gallery to find more pictures from the evening!
We would like to congratulate everyone who graduated as part of the

Graduation June 2017 - The Highlights!