Annual professional award

WEVA Award 2018

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:
26 November — 26 December 2018 UTC 0
Judging:
27 December 2018 — 15 January 2019 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners:
19 January 2019

Judges

Riccardo Fasoli
Super-Judge
Riccardo Fasoli
weva.pro/en/videographer/riccardofasoli
Düsseldorf, Germany
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".
Alex Douglas
Super-Judge
Alex Douglas
weva.pro/en/videographer/sculptingwithtime
Houston, TX, United States
We’re now an Emmy award winning film studio and do about 10 destination weddings a year, saving the rest of our time for commercial/non profit work. Love + respect all the filmmakers in the group.
Lenny Pellico
Super-Judge
Lenny Pellico
weva.pro/en/videographer/lennypellico
Bologna, Italy
The Best Walk 2017, 2nd place Best Videoeditor, wedding photographer and sometimes a musician from Italy.
Dmitry Sedov
Dmitry Sedov
weva.pro/en/videographer/sedov
Moscow, Russia
Founder of the WEVA, videographer, designer, coach
Alex Colom
Alex Colom
weva.pro/en/videographer/weddings-art
Barcelona, Spain
An experienced professional, videographer, owner of a well-known video studio, master of storytelling and emotional films creator.
Daniel Carvajal
Daniel Carvajal
weva.pro/en/videographer/bqtmx
Cuernavaca, Mexico
Based in Mexico, Danny Carvajal provides creative wedding videography services around the world. I would be honored to be a part of your wedding day.
Sebastian Nandryka
Sebastian Nandryka
weva.pro/en/videographer/superstudios
Warsaw, Poland
SuperWedding Studio. I don’t think I ever chose to become a wedding videographer. It’s destiny that pulled me in this direction. Husband. Father. Traveller. Visual Story Teller.
Shaxzod Pulatov
Shaxzod Pulatov
weva.pro/en/videographer/shoxona
Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Our goal is to listen, to share and to reveal the things that have taken place. We plan to relive memories, create ideas, explore the unimaginable moments, and memorize them.
Alex Rud
Alex Rud
weva.pro/en/videographer/alexrud
Kiev, Ukraine
The Best Videographer of Ukraine 2017. AlexRud Films – husband and wife, a family studio. We have been creating videos for over six years and have filmed over a hundred weddings.
Sergei Checha
Sergei Checha
weva.pro/en/videographer/chechenuss
Minsk, Belarus
I love my job. I'm sure that authentic wedding video shouldn't follow any stereotypes. Freedom of creativity and interesting result. Happy couples and self-expression. All this can exist simultaneously.
Luz Casal
Luz Casal
weva.pro/en/videographer/goncharoff
Malaga, Spain
The organizer of the annual event for videographers VideoSummit, an experienced professional, videographer, producer.
Evgeniy Romanov
Evgeniy Romanov
weva.pro/en/videographer/login7634
Saint Petersburg, Russia
I like to make videos where people are most happy.
Lukasz Kujawski
Lukasz Kujawski
weva.pro/en/videographer/weddstudios
Warsaw, Poland
We are ready for your requirements, inquiries, individual ideas to create a beautiful picture that will in the future provide many lucky returns on That Day. Respectfully and sincerely devoted, the Wedding Studios team
Frankie Costa
Frankie Costa
weva.pro/en/judge/frankiecosta
Balneario Camboriu, Brazil
I am Wedding Sniper. I have been a photographer for more than 30 years, during these years I have been increasingly dedicated to telling these incredible real stories. Founder in Inspiration, organizer of the Gold Lens Award "Wedding Oscar"
Priscilla Torres & Diego Alcalde
Priscilla Torres & Diego Alcalde
weva.pro/en/videographer/alagua
Miami, FL, United States
Al Agua Cinema is a team of documentary filmmakers dedicated to make a complex and meaningful piece out of the wedding video, with careful attention to details and the story behind every couple.

Main categories

WEVA Award 2018 - Best Videographer - Gorgeous sensitive couple's wedding in Prague

Best Videographer

72 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 2018 - Best Video Editor - Destination Wedding | Emi + Massimo

Best Video Editor

55 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 2018 - Best Cameraman - Weddings in Prague

Best Cameraman

54 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 5 minutes.

Wedding specializations

WEVA Award 2018 - Best Sound Producer - Teaser Wedding \ Mauro & Selena // Monastero Fortezza Santo Spirito

Best Sound Producer

25 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 2 minutes.
WEVA Award 2018 - Best SDE-maker - Zsuzsanna + Péter // Wedding Film

Best SDE-maker

30 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 5 minutes.
WEVA Award 2018 - Best Colorist - D&A - Emotional reflections

Best Colorist

34 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 2018 - Best Pilot - Teaser Wedding \ Ale And Nica // Happiness

Best Pilot

19 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 3 minutes.

Wedding genres

WEVA Award 2018 - Best Wedding Highlights - #гарженевки

Best Wedding Highlights

67 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 2018 - Best Walk - One minute of Louisa & Duy

Best Walk

33 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 3 minutes.
WEVA Award 2018 - Best Engagement - Love Story | S♥J

Best Engagement

35 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 2018 - Save The Date - Chiara / Emanuele ... from Rome to Marche

Save The Date

10 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 3 minutes.

For new users

Best Young Professional

49 participants
Description: for those registered on WEVA.PRO for no longer than one year.
Evaluate: film and editing skills - camera techniques, color grading, audio, creative editing, etc.
Timing: maximum 3 minutes.

Best Debut of the Year

53 participants
Description: for those registered on WEVA.PRO for no longer than one year.
Evaluate: any video that contains a plot which illustrates the director’s approach to developing emotion within the video.
Timing: maximum 3 minutes.

Rules