Award
2021

Annual professional
wedding video contest

Stages

Entry submission
19 December 2021 — 11 January 2022 UTC 0
Judging
12 — 20 January 2022 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners
2 February 2022

Participation

Free
for Pro account
members
£40
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

Sergio Eblo
Olivier Kandyflosse
Dmitry Sedov
Gokhan Tiyansan
Guo Hongyan
Nano Works
Kiba
Aniko Zemanko
Felipe Idrovo
Zsofia Egyed
Super-Judge
Sergio Eblo
Lecce, Italy
Multiple winner and prize-winner of international competitions, a brilliant talented videographer, author of unique videos.
Judge
Olivier Kandyflosse
Geneva, Switzerland
I love real moments, real people and the stories life creates. In the end, I just wanna be there in the right moment.
Judge
Dmitry Sedov
Helsinki, Finland
WEVA co-founder, videographer since 1992, coach, world discover.
Judge
Gokhan Tiyansan
Izmir, Turkey
One of the most famous videographers in Turkey, teacher, event organizer, jury member of international competitions, author of amazing wedding videos
Judge
Guo Hongyan
Chengdu, China
Prize-winner in the nomination WEVA SEA Award 2020. Weddings, commercials, models.
Judge
Nano Works
Lublin, Poland
Nano Works Studio is The Best Camera Operator, The Best Pilot in Poland 2020. Wedding photography and filming. We work in Poland and abroad.
Judge
Kiba
Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
One of the most progressive wedding videographers in Southeast Asia, the author of dynamic films with very beautiful color correction. Contest's winner.
Judge
Aniko Zemanko
Budapest, Hungary
The Best Videographer of Hungary 2020, winner international contests. Storyteller, colorist, videoeditor
Super-Judge
Felipe Idrovo
Cuenca, Ecuador
The Best Videographer of LatAm 2019, winner and jury member of international competitions. Ecuador-based progressive videographer filming around the world.
Super-Judge
Zsofia Egyed
Budapest, Hungary
The best video editor in Hungary 2020, a bright representative of the youth wedding video, the author of amazing wedding films.

Main categories

Best
Videographer

145 participants

Best
Video Editor

109 participants

Best
Cameraman

45 participants

Wedding specializations

Best
Sound Producer

64 participants

Best
Colorist

80 participants

Best
Pilot

41 participants

Best
SDE-maker

51 participants

Wedding genres

Best
Wedding Highlights

135 participants

Best
Walk

68 participants

Best
Engagement

75 participants

Save
The Date

27 participants

For new users

Best
Young Professional

15 participants

Best
Debut of the Year

12 participants

Rules

Who can participate?

Registered videographer on the web-site WEVA.PRO, who is over 18 years old.
£40 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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