The movie Beautiful Creatures in association with deviantART are pleased to present the "Light" or "Dark" contest. Using the asset pack provided, and with inspiration from the trailer above, get ready to create your most compelling LIGHT or DARK version of Lena!
In the film Beautiful Creatures, based off of the best-selling novel, Lena is a caster, a person who can use magic, and on her birthday she will be Claimed for either Light or Dark. As that day approaches, Lena along with her love interest Ethan uncover dark secrets about their respective families, their history and their town. Is it fate, or does Lena have a choice? Help her decide by creating your vision of her as either a light or dark caster! Dark secrets will come to light when Beautiful Creatures is in theaters VALENTINE'S DAY 2.14.13.
- All expenses paid trip for two to Los Angeles where you will get to attend the US premiere of Beautiful Creatures, take a tour of deviantART headquarters, get a personalized tour of Panpipes Hollywood, and a guided tour of the Magic Castle.
- dA PRO Digital Artist Backpack
- deviantART Hoodie of Winner's Choice*
- dA Notebook Set by Leuchtturm
- Panasonic 3D Wi-Fi Blu-Ray Player
- One-Year Premium Membership to deviantART
- 8,000 deviantART Points
- $2,000 USD
* (depending on availability)
* (depending on availability)
THE LENA LIGHT OR DARK CONTEST BEGINS AT 12:00:00 AM PACIFIC TIME ("PT") ON DECEMBER 17, 2012 AND ENDS AT 11:59:59 PM (PT) ON JANUARY 20, 2013.
- Entrant must be at least 13 years old as of December 17, 2012 and a resident of the United States, Puerto Rico or a U.S. military installation to be eligible to enter the Contest;
- Entries must be received by 11:59:59PM (PM) on January 20, 2013 and be submitted through the contest gallery on deviantART;
- Membership to www.deviantart.com (the "Contest Site") is required to enter the Contest;
- Membership to www.deviantart.com is free;
- Entrant must submit: an original work depicting the character Lena from Beautiful Creatures as either a Light or Dark caster. (You do not need to depict the actress from the film but may do so if you wish.)
- The Work may originate in any medium but must be submitted as a single JPG or PNG file;
- You may not use any third party stock images for the Work however licensed brushes and textures are acceptable;
- You may use the Assets provided for download in your entry if you wish;
- Your entry should be able to accommodate a logo in the lower left or right corner of the image you submit;
- You may submit more than one entry;
- Other requirements and restrictions apply and please read the Official Rules carefully.
25 Finalists will be selected by full-time deviantART Staff. From the Finalists, the final five winners will be selected by the authors of Beautiful Creatures, Margaret Stohl and Kami Garcia! All entries will be judged on the following criteria:
- Overall Visual Impact
- Strength In Depicting "Lena" as a Dark or Light Caster
- Technical Skill