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Innovative Education's Media Innovative Team Wins Pixie Awards

The Team Won Three Awards for Motion Graphics and Special Effects

USF Innovative Education is pleased to announce that the Media Innovative Team has has won three Pixie Awards for motion graphics and special effects!

Two of the honors are for Tampa Bay Times Forum video wall digital ads promoting Innovative Education, and one is for motion graphics for the Climate Leadership Awards video, which was produced for the Office of Sustainability. You can view the award-winning pieces here:

BGS:
https://vimeo.com/65738562

Advance Your Career – Technical Training at USF:
https://vimeo.com/58892790

Climate Leadership Award Contest Entry:
https://vimeo.com/59506001

The International Pixie Awards honor outstanding work in the "moving pixels" industry. The mission of The Pixie Awards is to honor and promote outstanding individual work in Motion Graphics, Visual Effects and Animation. The awards are sponsored by the American Pixel Academy, who's goal is to connect creative visual professionals in the pixel media with educators who are giving wings to the next generation of creative professionals.

"The three recent Pixie Awards are a testament to our team's talent and creativity," said Christine Brown, Creative Director for the Media Innovation Team. "Each person on the team has a passion for story-telling and we try to challenge ourselves with each project whether it be through graphics, animation, video, or interactivity. It's truly amazing take an idea from a client, faculty or colleague and make it come to life. I'm extremely proud of the team and the work that we do! Our competition for all of these awards are established creative new media production houses from around the globe. We are a small team here at USF, it's crazy how well our work has been received over the years."

The Media Innovation Team is a unit within USF Innovative Education. The team, which is comprised of multimedia designers and video artists, produces original graphics, innovative educational media, interactive products, and creative and story-driven video. The team has produced award-winning projects for years, garnering them more than 45 industry accolades, including Telly Awards, Webby Awards, Davey Awards, Interactive Media Awards, and Pixie Awards.

Congratulations to the Media Innovation Team for another award-winning year!