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The Young Guns of Imaging and YOU decide – The Benztown Xmas Contest 2011: Here are the contestants!

21st December 2011 - General - ,

After an unbelievable year it was time to give something back, so we created THE BENZTOWN Xmas Contest 2011 with unbelievable prizes: A skype Q & A with imaging legend David Konsky,  Adobe Audition and PPM strategy expert Mike Santos,  composing with Oli from Benztown, an unbelievable Imaging FX package for free, a copy of BrainDead Creative, your personal guide through the radio world and your own blog post, where you can share your skills and audio – I promote you to thousands!

Every contestant sent in his best piece of the year. We wanted to give the young guns a chance. Check the selected audio files below and vote for your favorite.

1. Ian Mc Loughlin: Ian from Ireland sent in this Beatmatched element. He sure learned the Adobe Audition beatmixing skills from his mentor Paul Duffy

2. Phil Manzor: Phil sent in this top 100 tracks of 2011 promo, he did for his station SPIN South West

3. Brionne Olsen: Brionne created this piece for his station Jacaranda 74.2

4. Adam Venton: It’s getting scary! Adam sent in this Trick Or Treat feature he created for UKRD Group

5. Andrew Choiniere: Andrew might be no stranger to our readers. Here’s his promo.

6. Anthony Pena: Anthony sent this piece right from the Dominican Republic.

7. Eban Sylvain Dusart: Eban created this stunning branding for his station and he’s sharing it with us.

8. Gavan Bruderer: Multi DAW user and young aspiring imaging talent Gavan sent us this piece.

Now it’s YOUR choice! Choose your favorite in the poll below. You have time until Friday, December 23rd, Midnight PST. Share it with your friends and get as much vote for you and your piece.

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Thanks to all our contestants and good luck.

  • Roy HallReply

    Nice work Guys!

    21st December 2011
  • michelleowenMichelleReply

    Big fan of Adams, think its got a lot of depth and creates the atmosphere brilliant, has loadsa layers!

    21st December 2011
    • Brionne OlsenReply

      I agree... I like it too!

      22nd December 2011
  • RaulReply

    Well done boys! Good luck!


    21st December 2011
  • craig hicksReply

    genius, nice one.

    21st December 2011
  • karen baileyReply

    U Rock Brionne!

    22nd December 2011
  • gavanbrudererReply

    I really like Andrew's piece. Great use of the song samples. Especially in the "Glad You Came" piece of the promo. Great job everyone. Glad to be apart of this group :)

    23rd December 2011
  • PantherReply

    Adam has some mad skills, great effort by all but this piece is head & shoulders above the rest

    23rd December 2011
  • Maureen CarolissenReply

    Brionne you rock dude and you are amazing,

    23rd December 2011
  • Brionne OlsenReply

    It got close at the end, but nonetheless really fun!! Thank you for the opportunity Benztown!!

    23rd December 2011
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