Winter fun with Kinect contest

Artec Studio + Kinect

1. Download Artec Studio

2. Scan any winter-themed object with Kinect or other 3D sensor*
The owners of Eva can enter as well.

3. Upload your 3D model to Viewshape.com

Judges' Choice
$1000 prize Kinect
$1500 Eva
$750 prize Kinect
$1000 Eva
$500 prize Kinect
$750 Eva
Judging Panel

Hao Li
PhD in computer science, ETH Zurich
MSc in computer science, Universität Karlsruhe (TH) Industrial Light & Magic, A Division of Lucasfilm Ltd. research lead, Non-rigid registration algorithm creator

People's Choice

$250 prize for both categories

Get your friends to like your 3D models on ViewShape and win the People's Choice award! 

Contest Timeline

The Contest has ended See the results

March, 17th, 2013
Winners announced

March, 14th, 2013
Entries Accepted Until
at 12.00 pm GMT +4

January, 28th, 2013
Contest Begins
at 12.00 am GMT +4

10 runners-up will win the full version of Artec Studio.
Rules and guidelines of the contest
  • The contest is open to residents of all countries.
  • Unlimited number of entries per person
  • We reserve the right to deny any entry in accordance with our site rules. See terms of use.
  • Please exercise common sense and good judgment of the main theme for submissions.
  • Artec Studio is compatible with Microsoft Kinect, Asus Xtion/Xtion Pro and Primesense sensors. All the 3D sensors mentioned above could be used for contest entries. Please note that ViewShape and Artec Studio are the registered trademarks of Artec Group, all the other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. The contest is not affiliated with these companies in any way.
  • We reserve the right to change the contest timeline.
  • The Contest is valid only if there are at least 100 submissions entered.
  • All the entries must use Artec Studio only.
3D model requirements
  • Models with texture ≤ 300.000 triangles, 1 texture map up to 512х512, multiple of two.
  • Models with no texture ≤ 500.000 triangles.
  • When uploading to Viewshape, choose the following: your model should be available for public view and downloading, it should contain WebGL and it’s license should be "Attribution – ShareAlike“ (CC-BY-SA).