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 — 23 January 2018 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners:
25 January 2018

Judges

Maru Films
Super-Judge
Maru Films
weva.pro/en/videographer/marufilms
Amsterdam, Netherlands
The Best Videographer 2016 / Destination wedding videographers based in Amsterdam.
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.
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.
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.
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
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
Diego Ortuso
Diego Ortuso
weva.pro/en/videographer/diegortuso
Rome, Italy
Weddings and events cinematography production, in Rome, in Italy and worldwide.
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.
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.
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!
Alexandr Zamuruew
Alexandr Zamuruew
weva.pro/en/videographer/zamuruew
Moscow, Russia
Wedding shooting all over the world. Spend winter time shooting in Bali.
Elton Sabatino
Elton Sabatino
weva.pro/en/videographer/elton_sabatino
San Paolo, Brazil
Wedding videos with their essence. Top 15 Brasil Inspiration videographers.

Main categories

WEVA Award 2017 - Best Videographer - On the sea

Best Videographer

41 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 Video Editor - July & Maira

Best Video Editor

32 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 Cameraman - Lisa & Artem

Best Cameraman

29 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.

Wedding specializations

WEVA Award 2017 - Best Sound Producer - Keep You With Me

Best Sound Producer

14 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 SDE-maker - Beautiful Sansebastian

Best SDE-maker

18 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 Colorist - MOJO

Best Colorist

21 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 Pilot - AERIAL

Best Pilot

12 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.

Wedding genres

WEVA Award 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - ichelle+Jason // Vietnam Destination Wedding

Best Wedding Highlights

43 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 Walk - A letter to time

Best Walk

20 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 Engagement - The destiny

Best Engagement

23 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 - Save The Date - Juliana e Thiago - Save the Date

Save The Date

8 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.

Rules