MyToons Celebrates Simpsons' Creator's Birthday And Opening of Spiderwick Chronicles IMAX Movie

Publish date: is teaming up with IMAX and Krispy Kreme Doughnuts to offer two special contests for artists and fans in February. MyToons, the premier online animation community, and Krispy Kreme Doughnuts are serving up sweet treats this month by giving away 100 dozen delicious Krispy Kreme Doughnuts to honor Simpsons' creator Matt Groening on his birthday, February 15th! Contest runs through Feb. 18, 2008. To salute Matt's birthday, artists and cartoon enthusiasts are simply asked to draw or download a doughnut, decorate it, and upload it to Lucky contest winners will receive a dozen Krispy Kreme Doughnuts or Simpsons' T-shirts for sharing their “Homer Simpson� worthy creation with fans across the globe. Check out full details at And if delectable doughnuts weren't enough, MyToons and IMAX have teamed up to give away 40 IMAX tickets for Nickelodeon and Paramount's new fantasy adventure movie, The Spiderwick Chronicles. For a chance to win, artists and fans are asked to design their own version of a fantastical creature and upload it to It's that easy! Contest runs through Feb. 21. Full details can be found at “We're all about providing fun opportunities for our super creative community to show their stuff,� said Paul Ford, co-founder and president of “Designing these simple, yet fun contests with prizes from IMAX and Krispy Kreme is just another way of showing how much we appreciate our talented artists.�



SMPTE Australia Section Issues Call for Papers for METexpo Conference

SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology, and whose membership spans the globe, today announced that the SMPTE Australia Section has issued a call for papers for its forthcoming Media + Entertainment Tech Expo (METexpo) Conference, which will be held between 18-20 July 2019 at the International Convention Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney, Australia.