Award2020

Annual professional wedding video award

Stages

Entry submission
1 — 25 January 2021 UTC 0
Judging
26 January — 12 February 2021 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners
13 February 2021

Participation

Free
for Pro account
members
£25
for all
categories

Best Videographer

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

Judges

Aaron Daniel
Dmitry Sedov
Marco De Nigris
Unique Wedding
Giulio Cantarella
Elton Sabatino
Lev Kamalov
Anton Yasirov
Mikhail Kohanyuk
Dima Vutcariov
Kamil Zabost
Anna Demyanenko
Kanayo Adibe
Moving Movie
Meryll de Gordon
EMOTiONS PRO
Henrique Ogata
Super-Judge
Aaron Daniel
Toronto, Canada
Fine art wedding filmmaker and director for the intimate and adventurous couple.
Super-Judge
Dmitry Sedov
Moscow, Russia
WEVA Founger, videographer since 1992, coach, world discover.
Judge
Marco De Nigris
Lecce, Italy
The Best Videographer of the World 2019. Always attentive to current trends and constantly updated, he combines his inexhaustible passion with the main digital techniques of today.
Judge
Unique Wedding
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Let’s do it, Be unique! Unique Wedding Photo & Video \ Wedding storytelling \ Angela Loalvare & Ivan Monagas
Judge
Giulio Cantarella
Catania, Italy
I'm a filmmaker based in Sicily. I’m specialized in weddings and advertising.
Judge
Elton Sabatino
San Paolo, Brazil
I believe that the capture of a wedding can not be so awesome if you are not close to the people. I always let my passion get involved with each story.
Judge
Lev Kamalov
Los Angeles, CA, United States
A modern videographer with flamboyant style and amazing colors in his videos. Founder Vanilla Studio in Los Angeles.
Judge
Anton Yasirov
Kiev, Ukraine
I am a videographer and will gladly help you capture your love for years to come. I really love open, positive and emotional people, if you are, then we are on the way.
Judge
Mikhail Kohanyuk
Chernivtsi, Ukraine
We can usually be found working in Europe from March to November, easily in Africa and Asia the rest of the year. And by the way we available only for 20 weddings each year, so do not miss the opportunity to order us if you like our work, we will be happy to capture your memories.
Judge
Dima Vutcariov
Bucharest, Romania
The Best videographer of Romania, one of the best wedding videographers in Europe, the author of a unique cinematic shooting style.
Judge
Kamil Zabost
Plock, Poland
Co-founder of BLTN Studio - Cinematic storytelling wedding movies. We always try to go beyond common wedding reportage. We want to create movies about you to show your story.
Judge
Anna Demyanenko
Kiev, Ukraine
The noblest art is that of making others happy.
Judge
Kanayo Adibe
Washington, DC, United States
An amazing photographer, winner of the most prestigious competitions, teacher, charismatic and strict judge.
Judge
Moving Movie
Zhejiang, China
Muwei Culture Communication Studio is one of the most famous wedding video studios in China, operating throughout Southeast Asia.
Judge
Meryll de Gordon
Paris, France
Videographer and musician, I do not offer wedding "videos" but real films filled with emotions, worked like a cinema.
Judge
EMOTiONS PRO
Kazan, Russia
We are Max Krylov and Gleb Subbota, we are happy to keep the moments of happiness in your personal history. We will keep on video what is dear to you, we will keep vivid EMOTIONS in your family.
Judge
Henrique Ogata
San Paolo, Brazil
Henrique this guy who is the soul, the heart and, sometimes, the head of No3 Produções. Henrique is pure emotion (so much so that his raw material is love). Someone who doesn't follow scripts ...

Main categories

Best
Videographer

164 participants

Best
Video Editor

146 participants

Best
Cameraman

76 participants

Wedding specializations

Best
Sound Producer

71 participants

Best
Colorist

92 participants

Best
Pilot

64 participants

Wedding genres

Best
Wedding Highlights

167 participants

Best
Walk

94 participants

Best
Engagement

104 participants

For new users

Best
Young Professional

29 participants

Best
Debut of the Year

26 participants

Rules

Who can participate?

Registered videographer on the web-site WEVA.PRO, who is over 18 years old.
£25 for all categories. Free for Pro account members.

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 the rating of videographer?

Yes. The owner of a title - Best Videographer WEVA.PRO - occupies the 1-st place in catalogue of videographes for the next year till announcement of the results of the next year Contest. The finalists in other categories receive bonus rating.

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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