Smith Micro Celebrates 2013 Telly Award Win With Artist Victor Paredes

Smith Micro Celebrates 2013 Telly Award Win With Artist Victor Paredes 
"Happy Earth Day" Video, Created With Anime Studio, Honored for
Excellence in Visual Arts 
ALISO VIEJO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/06/13 --  Smith Micro
Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMSI) Productivity and Graphics business
unit, today announced its Anime Studio(R) animation software was
utilized in the creation of an award-winning video at the 34th annual
Telly Awards. "Happy Earth Day," a short animated video created by
artist and animator Victor Paredes using Anime Studio, received the
bronze Telly Award for Best Branded Content and Promotional Branding. 
Founded in 1979, the Telly Awards honor outstanding TV commercials
and programs as well as the finest video and film productions and
online commercials. The Telly Awards are internationally recognized
with nearly 11,000 entries from all 50 U.S. states and numerous
"It is a great privilege to have 'Happy Earth Day' recognized by the
visual arts community, and an honor to receive a Telly Award," said
Victor Paredes, 2D artist and animator. "Smith Micro's Anime Studio
software has been a great tool for cutting down production time, as
well as adding precision and detail to animation projects. My team
and I are delighted to share this Telly Award with Smith Micro."  
"The Telly Awards has a mission to honor the very best in film and
video," said Linda Day, executive director of the Telly Awards. "The
'Happy Earth Day' video, created with Smith Micro's Anime Studio
product, illustrates the creativity and skill of the artists, as well
as the power that advanced animation software brings to their craft.
It serves as a testament to great video production."  
Anime Studio is an all-in-one 2D animation solution for creating
movies, cartoons and cutout animations for film, TV, web and more. It
enables users of all ages and skill levels to create their own
animations with ease. With an intuitive interface and features
including automatic lip-synching, pre-loaded characters, content and
sound effects, as well as simple importing and exporting, Anime
Studio allows artists to seamlessly bring their imaginations to life. 
"The 'Happy Earth Day' clip demonstrates the high caliber character
animation, coloring, and professional sound effects that can be
achieved with Anime Studio," said Steve Yatson, vice president of
operations for the Productivity & Graphics business unit at Smith
Micro. "We are very proud to share this Telly Award with Victor and
his team."  
To view additional Smith Micro videos and animated clips visit its
YouTube Channel. 
 For additional information on Anime Studio visit: 
About Smith Micro Software, Inc. - Productivity and Graphics Business
Based in Santa Cruz, Calif., the Smith Micro Software Productivity
and Graphics group produces award-winning software that inspires
consumer creativity and enables efficiency. The group's creative
suite of programs provides artists of all skill levels -- from novice
to professional -- with the tools to illustrate, animate and create
2D and 3D art. Some of the Productivity and Graphics group's
award-winning creative and utilities products include Poser, Anime
Studio, Manga Studio and StuffIt. For more information, please visit: (NASDAQ: SMSI) 
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