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Blog . It's a Cleveland Apocalypse and a Zombie is Eating Your Head!


It's a Cleveland Apocalypse and a Zombie is Eating Your Head!

10/22/13  |  Posted by Vanesa Jeric  |  Posted in Digital Canvas - News

Digital Canvas Initiative DCI

challenges you to test your ZOMBIE creation skills by making the best Zombie scene starring yourself or your friends as the lead Zombie(s).

All students are eligible to enter this contest. Submit entries to

Submit a digital image of an Apocalyptic Cleveland with yourself or your friends as the solo or lead Zombie(s) searching for brains and fresh human meals. This can be a close up or a wide shot and can include 1 - Infinity Zombies.

NO found imagery, NO Photoshop presets, NO pre-made Zombie Special Effects. ALL imagery must be original and created by you. Feel free to use physical props to aid in your Zombification efforts: meat, brains, slime, broken limbs, Dirty Clothes, make-up, burned out cityscapes, willing classmates.

1st Prize: Large Jar of Gooey Brains & $50 iTunes Gift Card or University Circle Gift Card

2nd Prize: Box of Fresh Intestines & $25 iTunes Gift Card or University Circle Gift Card

3rd Prize: Already Been Chewed Eye-Balls & $10 iTunes Gift Card or University Circle Gift Card

Winners and runners up will be featured in a DCI Blog post.

For some digital Zombie manipulation tips, check out Digital Technical Specialist, Vanesa Jeric's post on Zombie Special Effects.
All Entries Due on

October 31, 2013.

To enter submit a digital image attachment to It is ok to collaborate with peers to create Zombie scenes but each individual student must submit an original and unique composition and image.

** Minimum Dimensions 2592 x 1936 px. You may submit larger images but the maximum file size is 5MB. **
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