Emily Kohler, Blueforest Illustrator, shared her vision of the purpose of animation in the firm’s videos:
We've found that animation gives us more options for getting to the heart of a message. When we have a lot of content to fit into one clip, animation allows us to distill the message and communicate it to the audience in a simple, effective, and memorable way.
The nationally respected Pixie Award has been honoring outstanding work in motion graphics, animation, and visual effects for 6 years, helping innovative professionals achieve recognition. Videos submitted for competition were judged in accordance to high standards by industry professionals. Greg Koohran, Managing Director of the Pixie Awards, commented:
The Pixie Awards help set a standard for outstanding craft in the industry. [...] The goal is to help the highly innovative people who create pixel magic achieve the recognition they deserve.
Here's the award winning video:
About Blueforest Studios
Blueforest Studios is an integrated video production firm located in Raleigh, NC that serves the mid-atlantic region and beyond. Typically their video materials are made using the RED camera that delivers high-quality 4K and UltraHD footage. They place an emphasis on storytelling to connect with their audiences through high-end animation and live-action videos. For more information, please visit Blueforest’s website http://www.blueforeststudios.com
About VIF International Education
VIF International Education builds global education programs that prepare students for success in an interconnected world. For more than 25 years, educators have leveraged VIF’s professional development and curriculum, language acquisition and cultural exchange programs to generate engaging learning environments. As a proud B Corp, VIF strives to support teachers, school leaders and districts in the endeavor of developing globally competent citizens through turnkey international education programs and resources. For more information, please visit VIF’s website http://www.vifprogram.com/