RuAward2018

Annual professional wedding video award

Stages

Entry submission
10.11 — 10.12.2018 UTC 0
Judging
11. Dezember 2018 — 14. Januar 2019 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners
19. Januar 2019

Participation

Free
for Pro account
members
19 €
for all
categories
Only for users from Russland.

Best Videographer

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

Judges

Dmitry Sedov
Alexander Shnaider
EMOTiONS PRO
Leonid Smith
Vika Paramonova
Welcome Films
Roman Khlyustov
Mayeul Kawai-Thevenin
Ilya Novikov
Slava Aramov
Dima Raduga
Dmitry Pavlov
Lenny Pellico
Riccardo Fasoli
Judge
Dmitry Sedov
Rom, Italien
Founder of the WEVA, producer, videographer with 20 years of experience.
Judge
Alexander Shnaider
Moskau, Russland
The Best Videographer of Russia 2017, modern videographer, founder of the FONVI Studio, shooting weddings around the world.
Judge
EMOTiONS PRO
Kasan, Russland
Our team: Gleb Subbota and Maxim Krylov. Bright, catchy, emotional, harmonious video stories - this is what we do. By investing all skill, soul and intellect in our videos, we guarantee a high result! Shoot around the world!
Judge
Leonid Smith
Woronesch, Russland
Now the photo and video has become publicly available, but only a professional can make it relevant after many years. I show a couple the way it is, without artificiality and hypocrisy.
Judge
Vika Paramonova
Moskau, Russland
The best Wedding highlights 2018. A unique videographer, shooting thin spiritual films that you want to watch many times.
Judge
Welcome Films
Moskau, Russland
Maxim and Ksenia Shtange are a unique creative duo, musicians and singers, effectively working in the field of video production in Welcome Films Studio.
Judge
Roman Khlyustov
Moskau, Russland
Roman and Vera / Khlyustov films. Stylish videographers, shooting amazing wedding films, in own "live reporting" style.
Super-Judge
Mayeul Kawai-Thevenin
Paris, Frankreich
Creating timeless and precious souvenirs for our clients, that is what we do. I co-founded BKT Films in 2012 with my wife Anais. We telling our clients' story in France and across the globe.
Judge
Ilya Novikov
Moskau, Russland
We, the studio "NewDayCinema", shoot video in Europe and Russia. We will come to any city in the world to change your idea of what can be a wedding video.
Judge
Slava Aramov
Krasnojarsk, Russland
Creative videographer from Siberia, shooting in a modern style.
Judge
Dima Raduga
Moskau, Russland
Well-known among young people, a talented creative videographer, author of his own style, teacher.
Judge
Dmitry Pavlov
Moskau, Russland
Well-known among colleagues, a talented creative videographer, author of his own style
Super-Judge
Lenny Pellico
Bologna, Italien
The Best Walk 2017, The Best Videoeditor (2nd place). Wedding photographer, videomaker and sometimes a musician from Italy.
Super-Judge
Riccardo Fasoli
Düsseldorf, Deutschland
The Best Videographer 2018. "I love storytelling... The most of the time I capture and edit weddings, but I love also to create imagefilm that has a message, I like to tell stories, I like to describe emotions with motions".

Main categories

Best
Videographer

48 participants

Best
Video Editor

40 participants

Best
Cameraman

41 participants

Wedding specializations

Best
Sound Producer

21 participants

Best
SDE-maker

21 participants

Best
Colorist

31 participants

Best
Pilot

12 participants

Wedding genres

Best
Wedding Highlights

49 participants

Best
Walk

19 participants

Best
Engagement

27 participants

Save
The Date

6 participants

For new users

Best
Young Professional

29 participants

Best
Debut of the Year

36 participants

Rules

Who can participate?

Registered videographer on the web-site WEVA.PRO, who is over 18 years old.
19 € for all categories. Free for Pro account members.
Only for users from Russland.

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.

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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