Annual professional award

WEVAByAward2017

Best Videographer

Annual highest title for a videographer
who also is a cameraman, a video editor
and a designer all in one.

Participation

6 € for all categories.
Free for Pro account members.

Stages

Entry submission:
07 — 30.11.2017 UTC 0
Judging:
01 — 25.12.2017 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners:
26. Dezember 2017

Judges

Maru Films
Super-Judge
Maru Films
ferreiraemaciel.weva.pro/de/videographer/marufilms
Amsterdam, Niederlande
Maru Films... For over 11 years. We’re best friends and each day discover more about one another. We communicate without words.
Sharrone Calafiore
Super-Judge
Sharrone Calafiore
ferreiraemaciel.weva.pro/de/videographer/fiorefilms
New York City, USA
Masters at creating intensely romantic, edgy, cinematic-style wedding films. Wedding Films...with a touch of Edge
Rustam Kurbanov
Super-Judge
Rustam Kurbanov
ferreiraemaciel.weva.pro/de/videographer/kurbanov
Moskau, Russland
We are not conservative, and in spite of the fact that each of us has experience in television, focus on cutting-edge film trends.
Dmitry Sedov
Dmitry Sedov
ferreiraemaciel.weva.pro/de/videographer/sedov
Moskau, Russland
Founder of the biggest videographers association in Russia, producer, videographer with 20 years of experience.
George Zorbas
George Zorbas
ferreiraemaciel.weva.pro/de/videographer/georgezorbas
Athen, Griechenland
Filmmaker that loves to travel all over the world and tell stories with unique perspective.
Reticencias Production
Reticencias Production
ferreiraemaciel.weva.pro/de/videographer/pedrojoel_pinto
Porto, Portugal
One of the most active and modern studios in Portugal, known and positive Pedroel Pinto
Elton Sabatino
Elton Sabatino
ferreiraemaciel.weva.pro/de/videographer/elton_sabatino
São Paulo, Brasilien
Wedding videos with their essence. Top 15 Brasil Inspiration videographers.
PK video Films
PK video Films
ferreiraemaciel.weva.pro/de/videographer/pkvideofilms
Krakau, Polen
We specialize in making wedding videos. For each pair there is another story, and we will try to tell her in this unique and unique way.

Main categories

WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Alex & Darya
Videographer Indie Breeze Films
Winner
Minsk, Weißrussland

Best Videographer

11 participants
Description: specialist whose video
most harmoniously combine story line,
musical arrangement, mounting solutions
and video design.
Evaluated: ready video of one real
wedding.
Duration: maximum 5 minutes.
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Videographer - ATMOSPHERIC (English subtitles)
2 place
Videographer Alexey Kovalenko
Gomel, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Overcome
3 place
Videographer Vladimir Ermilov
Warschau, Polen
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Константин&Мария
4 place
Videographer Dmitry Novik
Minsk, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Sergey and Svetlana
5 place
Videographer Kirill Savitsky
Minsk, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Overcome
Videographer Vladimir Ermilov
Winner
Warschau, Polen

Best Video Editor

9 participants
Description: specialist with the most creative
attitude and the most interesting solutions
in the wedding editing, the best compocisional
finds; who prepares video using computer
graphics and effects.
Evaluated: best episode of ready video
from the one real wedding.
Duration: maximum 4 minutes.
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Миша+Соня
2 place
Videographer Dmitry Novik
Minsk, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Knightly Wedding
3 place
Videographer Two Kings Studio
Minsk, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - GRAVITY. (SHORT VER.)
4 place
Videographer Sergei Checha
Minsk, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - /// V & Z /// TIME ///
5 place
Videographer Alexey Diachenko
Sankt Petersburg, Russland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Сергей и Майя
Videographer Dmitry Novik
Winner
Minsk, Weißrussland

Best Cameraman

10 participants
Description: specialist with the most creative
attitude to mordern wedding video shooting,
with the most interesting plans
and visual solutions.
Evaluated: cutting of video episodes, showing
cameraman skills, work with illumination
and edditional equipment.
Duration: maximum 5 minutes.
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Wedding Cameraman Showreel
2 place
Videographer Alexey Kovalenko
Gomel, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - /// A & S /// THE WOLVES
3 place
Videographer Alexey Diachenko
Sankt Petersburg, Russland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Pentalogy | (WEVA ver.)
4 place
Videographer Sergei Checha
Minsk, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Vadim and Elena
5 place
Videographer Kirill Savitsky
Minsk, Weißrussland

Wedding specializations

WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Colorist - Igor and Alina
Videographer Kirill Savitsky
Winner
Minsk, Weißrussland

Best Colorist

8 participants
Description: specialist in the field
of work with colors, whose videos
contain individual style, creative
solutions and exceptional
color solution.
Evaluated: cutting of video episodes
from real weddings.
Duration: maximum 2 minutes.
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Colorist - Nikita&Dasha
2 place
Videographer Vladimir Ermilov
Warschau, Polen
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Colorist - BRIDE’S MORNING
3 place
Videographer Sergei Checha
Minsk, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Colorist - Инна&Лёша
4 place
Videographer Dmitry Novik
Minsk, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Colorist - /// A & D /// SAIL
5 place
Videographer Alexey Diachenko
Sankt Petersburg, Russland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Aerocam (WEVA version)
Videographer Maksim Plysheuski
Winner
Minsk, Weißrussland

Best Pilot

5 participants
Description: the author of exciting videos created with such camaraman equipment: drones, camera dollies, steadicams, camera sliders and electrostabilizers.
Evaluated: cutting of video episodes
from real weddings showing a mastership of work with aquipment.
Duration: maximum 2 minutes.
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Sergey and Svetlana
2 place
Videographer Kirill Savitsky
Minsk, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Aero Demo Reel
3 place
Videographer Vladimir Ermilov
Warschau, Polen
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Artur & Anastasia
4 place
Videographer Андрей Павлович
Wizebsk, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Aerial Reel
5 place
Videographer Alexey Kovalenko
Gomel, Weißrussland

Wedding genres

WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - GO!
Videographer Sergei Checha
Winner
Minsk, Weißrussland

Best Wedding Highlights

13 participants
Description: video clip from
one wedding where there are all hightlights of the wedding day.
Evaluated: ready video of one real
wedding.
Duration: maximum 5 minutes.
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - SUNRISE (English subtitles)
2 place
Videographer Alexey Kovalenko
Gomel, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Stewart&Elena
3 place
Videographer Dmitry Novik
Minsk, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - /// V & O /// SOMETHING ///
4 place
Videographer Alexey Diachenko
Sankt Petersburg, Russland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Алексей + Ангелина . Wedding day.
5 place
Videographer Two Kings Studio
Minsk, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Engagement - /// A & S /// THE WOLVES
Videographer Alexey Diachenko
Winner
Sankt Petersburg, Russland

Best Engagement

10 participants
Description: video with any episode contains the love story or wedding preparation except the wedding itself.
Evaluated: cutting of video episodes
from one love story.
Duration: maximum 6 minutes.
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Engagement - Dreams Come True
2 place
Videographer Two Kings Studio
Minsk, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Engagement - Gratitude (English subtitles)
3 place
Videographer Alexey Kovalenko
Gomel, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Engagement - НЕЖНОСТЬ
4 place
Videographer Sergei Checha
Minsk, Weißrussland
WEVA ByAward 2017 - Best Engagement - Nicholas & Ann
5 place
Videographer Indie Breeze Films
Minsk, Weißrussland

Rules

Who can participate?

Registered videographer on the web-site WEVA.PRO, who is over 18 years old.
6 € for all categories. Free for Pro account members.
Only for users from Weißrussland.

What kind of videos should be submited?

Only video fully complying with the description and specifications of the category is allowed to participate in the Contest.

Technical requirements

For participation in the Contest video preliminary is uploaded to video-hosting Youtube or Vimeo. In the uploading video form to the category the link indicated to a video at an appropriate video hosting. It is dersirable to upload video of HD-quality. Screenshot should be uploaded to each video which gives an idea about video content. Screenshots with logo are banned.

Which videos are forbidden?

Video is not allowed to participate in the Competition if it contains inappropriate or unethical content included in the list of restrictions adopted in internet or not corresponding to the traditional standards of the wedding video. Every video can be deleted from Contest with accordance of deсision of WEVA and this decision can not be discussed.

It is possible to add to one catagory several videos?

No.

What is the procedure of judjing?

There are 5 judges who responsible for each category and have access to rate video only in their category. After announcement of the begining of voting each member of jury can watch video and vote using 10-point scale. Rates compliance to the category, the video quality, the wow-factor, the overall impression. Rating can be changed during voting period.

When judges finish the voting, super-judges start to vote. Super-judges look through all the categories but rate only 5 videos in each category which reached maximum points after main judging process.

Which prizes will the winners receive?

Winners of three main categories will get special statuettes. All the winners will get diplomas of the Contest and distinctive marks in their profiles and Pro account for the year.

How to get the prize?

Prizes and special awards will be shipped by mail to the Winners. Diplomas for Winners will be send by e-mail for printing or for publishing on web-sites.

Does the winning influence on videographer's rating in the local Contest?

No.

Other important things you need to know

Participating in the Contest you agree with all mentioned rules. You also garantee that you are the author of all videos which you upload and and not any 3-rd person has nothing against it.

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