Helsingin Sanomat won a bronze medal at Malofiej Infographics Competition in Spain.
HS was awarded in the digital category with the piece of ”Pasila grows to the heights”. The story visualizes Helsinki’s future tower buildings.
HS utilized the Unreal 4 game engine for the first time in the news article. The game engine is a platform with a collection of tools to make games easier.
The animation was concieved by videographic designer Uolevi Holmberg. Text and research was by journalist Lari Malmberg and coding was by Elisa Bestetti. The Project was produced by Juhani Saarinen.
The bronze to HS was one of the three medals that Finland won in the competition. The other two were won in print category by infographic designer Hannu Kyyriäinen of magazine Suomen Kuvalehti.