Typography Challenge Guide
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Motion Array is holding its first
Typography Video Templates Challenge!

We're excited to announce that we've created a new template format for animated typography that will change how text templates are used!

We invite you to join the challenge of creating a unique After Effects template using our new tool and get a chance to win cash prizes.

Prizes:

Grand Prize:
$1000
+ One-year subscription to Motion Array
+ Feature in our marketing channels

Second Place:
$800
+ Feature in our marketing channels

Third Place:

Two winners will get $750 each

Timeline:

Submission period: May 8th, 2023 - June 30th, 2023 at 18:00 UTC

Winners will be announced on July 4th, 2023!

What do you need to know to get started?

  1. Create an After Effects template using our tool - check out our Typography Challenge Kit for all information!

  2. Submit your template to Motion Array and tag 'Typography Challenge'. You can submit directly through this link.

  3. You can submit up to 2 templates.

  4. Check our Terms of Use for more information.

You can create ANY type of template,
as long as you use your own animated typography!

Who are the judges?

Ira Belski - CEO & Co-Founder at Artlist

Jordan Dueck - Video content creator & Motion Array's Digital Media Manager

Itamar Leopold - Head of Motion Design at Artlist

Sem Daniel - Illustrator & Motion Designer

Keren Raveh - Designer & Motion Array's Templates Curator

** All templates that are submitted & approved will be tagged under the "typography challenge" tag - check out the newest submissions here.


Typography Challenge Tool Kit


Check out how our new tool works!


Thank you for participating in our Typography Challenge!

We received over 45 submissions and we were so excited to see the results.

All templates are super creative, unique and fun to use.

We truly appreciate your thoughts and work that was put into it.

We encourage you to continue and use the new typography structure in your templates!

And now...

We're excited to share with you the winners of the competition:


1st place: Kimchi - Plush Typography Kit

2nd place: The Futurist - Flower 3D Type

3rd&4th place:


Huge congratulations to the winners!


Typography Challenge Terms Of Use

Motion Array by Artlist Ltd. is launching a Templates competition for Motion Template Designers to create a new kind of After Effects Templates. We invite all our artists to submit unique, creative, and useful templates that use the motion typography structure we provided you as an example and give our users a new and exciting experience for how to add motion text to their video creation.

Eligibility:

The competition is open to all Motion Array’s Templates Artists who have an active artist account on Motion Array and agreed to the Motion Array Artist Terms of Service.

Submission Requirements:

Artists can submit up to 2 templates, and the submission deadline is June 30th, 2023. We will not accept any entries after this date. Any submission must comply with all your representations, warranties and obligations as stated in the Motion Array Artist Terms of Service.

Please add "Typography Challenge" to the tags of your submission.

By submitting and marking the template submission according to the stated above, you agree to these terms.

Grand Prize:

The winner of first place will receive a grand prize of $1000 and a Motion Array one-year subscription.

Second Prize:

The second place will receive a prize of $800.

Third Prize:

Two winners will receive a prize of $750 each.

The prizes will be transferred to the winners’ Paypal/Payoneer/QIWI account as provided by the winners and detailed in the winners’ Motion Array account. The prizes are non-transferable and provided “as-is”. Artlist will notify the winners about their win by an email to be sent to the email address that was provided by the winners in their Motion Array account.

All taxes whose application is either directly or indirectly connected to the awarding of the prizes shall be charged to the winners.

It's your responsibility to track the contest results. Artlist shall have no liability for your failure to receive notices due to the provision of an incorrect or otherwise non-functioning email address. If any potential winner cannot be contacted, declines the prize, provide incorrect account details or an inactive account, or fails to claim the prize within 1 week of being notified that he or she is the winner or publication of contest results, then such potential winner will forfeit the right to be the winner, and Artlist reserves the right to withdraw the prize and select a replacement winner from among all remaining eligible participants.

Judging Criteria:

Entries will be judged by a panel of judges composed of certain Artlist employees based on their creativity, originality, technical proficiency, and overall quality of the templates.

The judges’ decision will be final in every situation, and you will not have any claim or demand about it.

The first-place winner and the top 3 runner-ups will be announced on July 4th and may be featured on Motion Array website, newsletter, and social media platforms, at our sole discretion.

You agree that the Artlist will be entitled to use your entries and/or name and/or image and/or photos for presentation and promotion of the contest and announcement of the winner and the runner-ups, if and to the extent that Artlist may desire, at its exclusive discretion.

Entries that will meet Motion Array content quality standards will be included in the Motion Array catalog, and will be subject to all the terms, undertakings, obligations and royalties model as detailed in the Artist Terms of Service.

Good luck to all our Artists, and we cannot wait to see your inspiring templates!

The Motion Array Team :)

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