Annual professional award

WEVA Award 2017

Best Videographer

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

Participation

$33 for all categories.
Free for Pro account members.

Stages

Entry submission:
4 — 30 December 2017 UTC 0
Judging:
3 — 26 January 2018 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners:
27 January 2018

Judges

George Zorbas
Super-Judge
George Zorbas
weva.pro/en/videographer/georgezorbas
Athens, Greece
I am a filmmaker that loves to travel all over the world and tell stories with unique perspective.
Maru Films
Super-Judge
Maru Films
weva.pro/en/videographer/marufilms
Amsterdam, Netherlands
The Best Videographer 2016 / Destination wedding videographers based in Amsterdam.
Artem Korchagin
Super-Judge
Artem Korchagin
weva.pro/en/videographer/artemkorchagin
N. Novgorod, Russia
One of the most eminent Russian videographers, who repeatedly won in local and international competitions.
Diego Ortuso
Diego Ortuso
weva.pro/en/videographer/diegortuso
Rome, Italy
Weddings and events cinematography production, in Rome, in Italy and worldwide.
Alexandr Zamuruew
Alexandr Zamuruew
weva.pro/en/videographer/zamuruew
Moscow, Russia
Wedding shooting all over the world. Spend winter time shooting in Bali.
Gione da Silva
Gione da Silva
weva.pro/en/videographer/login7509
Ipswich, United Kingdom
An artist at heart, always fascinated with people and their uniqueness. The Best Videographer of the UK
Reticencias Production
Reticencias Production
weva.pro/en/videographer/pedrojoel_pinto
Porto, Portugal
One of the most active and modern studios in Portugal, known and positive Pedroel Pinto
Dmitry Sedov
Dmitry Sedov
weva.pro/en/videographer/sedov
Moscow, Russia
Founder of the biggest videographers association in Russia, producer, videographer with 20 years of experience.
Sharrone Calafiore
Sharrone Calafiore
weva.pro/en/videographer/fiorefilms
New York, NY, United States
Masters at creating intensely romantic, edgy, cinematic-style wedding films. Wedding Films...with a touch of Edge
Dreamwood Cinematography
Dreamwood Cinematography
weva.pro/en/videographer/dreamwood
Minsk, Belarus
Creative tandem of a young couple, Mikhail Nilov and Ludmila Nilova. We travel a lot and do a lot of shooting.
Moc Nguyen
Moc Nguyen
weva.pro/en/videographer/mocnguyen
Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
Destination Wedding Filmmaker based in Vietnam. Canon Vietnam’s Ambassador
SOUL VIDEO
SOUL VIDEO
weva.pro/en/videographer/soulvideo
Yekaterinburg, Russia
We are happy that we have the opportunity to save the most important moments of people's lives on video.
Elton Sabatino
Elton Sabatino
weva.pro/en/videographer/elton_sabatino
San Paolo, Brazil
Wedding videos with their essence. Top 15 Brasil Inspiration videographers.
Welcome Films
Welcome Films
weva.pro/en/videographer/welcome-films
Moscow, Russia
We sincerely love our cause, because this is our work, and our hobby is what we live in!

Main categories

WEVA Award 2017 - Best Videographer - Merve & Nils Elopement in Scotland
Videographer Riccardo Fasoli
Winner
Düsseldorf, Germany

Best Videographer

165 participants
Description: specialist whose video
most harmoniously combine story line,
musical arrangement, mounting solutions
and video design.
Evaluate: ready video of one real
wedding.
Timing: maximum 5 minutes.
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Videographer - The lovers | Singapore + Lovers
2 place
Videographer Sculpting With Time
Houston, TX, United States
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Videographer - Alessandra + Diego
3 place
Videographer SuperWeddings Studio
Warsaw, Poland
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Videographer - Trip of Two Hearts
4 place
Videographer Fonvi Studio
Moscow, Russia
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Videographer - CRAZY HEARTS // NORWAY // WEDDING FILM
5 place
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Video Editor - Merve & Nils Elopement in Scotland
Videographer Riccardo Fasoli
Winner
Düsseldorf, Germany

Best Video Editor

126 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.
Evaluate: best episode of ready video
from the one real wedding.
Timing: maximum 4 minutes.
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Video Editor - Stop-motion wedding in Val d'Orcia, Tuscany
2 place
Videographer Lenny Pellico
Bologna, Italy
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Video Editor - CRAZY HEARTS // NORWAY // WEDDING FILM
3 place
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Video Editor - Volodya + Raya
4 place
Videographer Yulia Vopilova
Moscow, Russia
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Video Editor - Masara+Harry
5 place
Videographer Each & Every Moment
Madrid, Spain
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Cameraman - Singapore + Indonesia | Teaser
Videographer Sculpting With Time
Winner
Houston, TX, United States

Best Cameraman

124 participants
Description: specialist with the most creative
attitude to mordern wedding video shooting,
with the most interesting plans
and visual solutions.
Evaluate: cutting of video episodes, showing
cameraman skills, work with illumination
and edditional equipment.
Timing: maximum 4 minutes.
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Cameraman - Merve & Nils Elopement in Scotland
2 place
Videographer Riccardo Fasoli
Düsseldorf, Germany
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Cameraman - The Night Before
3 place
Videographer EMOTiONS PRO
Kazan, Russia
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Cameraman - Inside my dream
4 place
Videographer Lenny Pellico
Bologna, Italy
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Cameraman - Al Agua Cinema
5 place
Videographer Al Agua Cinema
Miami, FL, United States

Wedding specializations

WEVA Award 2017 - Best Sound Producer - Alessandra & Diego
Videographer SuperWeddings Studio
Winner
Warsaw, Poland

Best Sound Producer

58 participants
Description: specialist in the field
of recording and sound-design,
which videos contains better
and more interesting soundtracks.
Evaluate: cutting of video episodes
from real weddings.
Timing: maximum 3 minutes.
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Sound Producer - Sound demo
2 place
Videographer Fonvi Studio
Moscow, Russia
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Sound Producer - Singapore + Indonesia teaser
3 place
Videographer Sculpting With Time
Houston, TX, United States
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Sound Producer - Venice Mistiness
4 place
Videographer Riccardo Ferranti
Brescia, Italy
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Sound Producer - No matter what happens
5 place
Videographer Sergei Checha
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA Award 2017 - Best SDE-maker - Yenni & Isaac (Teaser SDE)
Videographer Daniel Carvajal
Winner
Cuernavaca, Mexico

Best SDE-maker

58 participants
Description: video created during
the wedding day with participation
of a videographer's team.
Evaluate: ready video created during
the real wedding day.
Timing: maximum 6 minutes.
WEVA Award 2017 - Best SDE-maker - Александр и Елена.SDE
2 place
Videographer Artur Prihodkin
Krasnodar, Russia
WEVA Award 2017 - Best SDE-maker - RUN RUN
3 place
Videographer Sergei Checha
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA Award 2017 - Best SDE-maker - Mikhail & Darya || SDE
4 place
Videographer EMOTiONS PRO
Kazan, Russia
WEVA Award 2017 - Best SDE-maker - Sergey and Yulia the SDE
5 place
Videographer Максим Иванов
N. Novgorod, Russia
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Colorist - Michael & Julia / Love Story
Videographer Евгений Голливуд
Winner
Yekaterinburg, Russia

Best Colorist

70 participants
Description: specialist in the field
of work with colors, whose videos
contain individual style, creative
solutions and exceptional
color solution.
Evaluate: cutting of video episodes
from real weddings.
Timing: maximum 2 minutes.
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Colorist - Andrew and Alona | The Teaser
2 place
Videographer Alex Rud
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Colorist - Iiris & Henri / Elopement in Santorini Teaser
3 place
Videographer Riccardo Fasoli
Düsseldorf, Germany
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Colorist - Aurelien & Gaёlle
4 place
Videographer Евгений Романов
Saint Petersburg, Russia
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Colorist - Tiser| Arina and Evgenij
5 place
Videographer Мария Бушаева
N. Novgorod, Russia
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Pilot - ShowReel 2017
Videographer Сергей Андреев
Winner
Moscow, Russia

Best Pilot

54 participants
Description: the author of exciting videos created with such camaraman equipment: drones, camera dollies, steadicams, camera sliders and electrostabilizers.
Evaluate: cutting of video episodes
from real weddings showing a mastership of work with aquipment.
Timing: maximum 2 minutes.
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Pilot - Promo for WEVA
2 place
Videographer Shaxzod Pulatov
Tashkent, Uzbekistan
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Pilot - Andrew and Alona | The Teaser
3 place
Videographer Alex Rud
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Pilot - Dji phantom 4 pro , Glidecam, Proaim crane.
4 place
Videographer GOLD VISION GROUP
Tashkent, Uzbekistan
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Pilot - attraction
4 place
Videographer Golden Legend
Kherson, Ukraine

Wedding genres

WEVA Award 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Miranda & Lina
Videographer Riccardo Fasoli
Winner
Düsseldorf, Germany

Best Wedding Highlights

156 participants
Description: video clip from
one wedding where there are all hightlights of the wedding day.
Evaluate: ready video of one real
wedding.
Timing: maximum 5 minutes.
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Alessandra & Diego
2 place
Videographer SuperWeddings Studio
Warsaw, Poland
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Trip of two hearts
3 place
Videographer Fonvi Studio
Moscow, Russia
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - In a heartbeat
4 place
Videographer Feel and Film
Barcelona, Spain
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Wedding film in Ravello, Italy
5 place
Videographer Lenny Pellico
Bologna, Italy
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Walk - Inside my dream
Videographer Lenny Pellico
Winner
Bologna, Italy

Best Walk

84 participants
Description: video created during
the wedding walk which shows
feelings and emothions
of the couple.
Evaluate: video cuttings with highlights
of one walk without a wedding.
Timing: maximum 5 minutes.
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Walk - Agata & Damian in Iceland
2 place
Videographer Obiektywni Grupa
Gdansk, Poland
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Walk - "Do you Remember!" | Venice | Italy
3 place
Videographer Adrian Ungureanu
Ploiesti, Romania
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Walk - Alina & Oleh
4 place
Videographer Golden Legend
Kherson, Ukraine
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Walk - Alejandro + Kristina // Provence,France || Wedding Preview
5 place
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Engagement - The Night Before
Videographer EMOTiONS PRO
Winner
Kazan, Russia

Best Engagement

95 participants
Description: video with any episode contains the love story or wedding preparation except the wedding itself.
Evaluate: cutting of video episodes
from one love story.
Timing: maximum 5 minutes.
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Engagement - 「 Now or Never 」 · London Prewedding
2 place
Videographer Essie Chang
Guangzhou, China
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Engagement - Lucka + David INTRO
3 place
Videographer Leoš Brabec
Prague, Czech Republic
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Engagement - Michael & Julia / Love Story
4 place
Videographer Евгений Голливуд
Yekaterinburg, Russia
WEVA Award 2017 - Best Engagement - Love Story
5 place
WEVA Award 2017 - Save The Date - Żaneta & Michał - Cats! ( shorter ver. )
Videographer Wedding Studios
Winner
Warsaw, Poland

Save The Date

34 participants
Description: wedding video-invitation
with participation of the couple including exact date and celebration place.
Evaluate: an idea, quality of video
and mounting, availability
of graphics and sound.
Timing: maximum 4 minutes.
WEVA Award 2017 - Save The Date - Juliana e Thiago - Save the Date
2 place
Videographer Dvm Films
Fortaleza, Brazil
WEVA Award 2017 - Save The Date - W|W Vero&Juanmi. Save the date
3 place
Videographer Wed in White
Zaragoza, Spain
WEVA Award 2017 - Save The Date - Their Story | Save the Date
4 place
Videographer Adrian Ungureanu
Ploiesti, Romania
WEVA Award 2017 - Save The Date - Save the date | Sandy & Bruno
5 place
Videographer Metade da Laranja Filmes
Blumenau, Brazil

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