|ABOVE: Liz Mendoza prepping one creation. BELOW: (Top) Engelman inspects a student's work. (Middle) The finale. (Bottom) Demon creations.
|All photos courtesy of Cinema Makeup School
Posted: Wednesday November 19, 2008
Cinema Makeup School graduates recently competed in the Xbox 360
Monster Makeover Contest, held this fall in Los Angeles. The challenge?
To create characters based on the Xbox games Fable 2, Left 4 Dead,
Gears of War 2 and Fallout 3. A field of 20 competitors was narrowed
down to two finalists over the course of a week. (Continued below.)
Prizes included games and a gig with effects company Spectral
Motion, whose cofounder Mike Elizalde served as one of the judges,
along with Make-Up Artistmagazine publisher Michael Key. To watch each episode of the
competition, go to www.xbox.com/monstermakeover. For the complete
lowdown on the competition, see the Jan./Feb. issue of Make-Up Artist magazine.