This is an honorary award of
that recognizes creative excellence, technical innovation
outstanding accomplishments in Digital Animation.
The ADA award honors exemplary
creativity, technology and outstanding contributions to education.
Eduardo (ED) Darino has worked very hard through his career, and we are proud of his
contribution to the evolution of animation through his Copymotion Xerox-Animation process in the 80's, his Special Effects Library in the 90's, his contribution to the Tapless-Camera as the streaming video was only a promise in the world wide web, and his work during the past years in animation
at the pixel level, with real
The Award was initiated ten years
ago at the turn of the Century.
Our members invited specialists on the field to propose artists and we monitored for the past several years the progress of each finalist. The project requires comments from multiple sources, colleagues, professionals in multiple aspects, former students, former clients requesting consideration and evaluation on exemplary work, innovative technology projects and results related to industry and education.
J.Andreoletti Tom Brat
ADA Awards Chair. ADA President