NBC4 Southern California Weathercaster Fritz Coleman was the emcee at the The Boys & Girls Clubs of America Digital Arts Festivals and ImageMakers National Photography Contest Awards on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at The Globe Theatre in Universal Studios Hollywood.
The Boys & Girls Clubs of America spotlighted 18 Boys and Girls Clubs teens excelling in digital arts and photography from across the globe. More than 20,000 kids participate annually in the Digital Arts Festivals, which is sponsored by Comcast and NBCUniversal, Sony Electronics Inc. and Cartoon Network.
In addition to sponsoring the trip to Los Angeles, Comcast and NBCUniversal also provided career-building experiences including an exclusive career panel with company executives, sessions on making music for film, and how to pitch movie ideas. Students were also treated to a private tour of Universal Studios Hollywood, Warner Bros Studios and Cartoon Network Studios.
Visit the Digital Arts Festivals Gallery to learn more about the festivals and view artwork from this year’s winners.