BalcanAward2019

Annual professional wedding video award

Stages

Entry submission
15 November — 15 December 2019 UTC 0
Judging
16 December 2019 — 19 January 2020 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners
2 February 2020

Participation

Free
for Pro account
members
£18
for all
categories
Only for users from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Hungary, Moldova, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia.

Best Videographer

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

Judges

Anthony Venitis
Dima Vutcariov
Stavros Oikonomou
Modestino Iavarone
Dmitry Sedov
Vasilis Tsirakidis
Dimitris  Haidis
Branko Kozlina
Marian Croitoru
Sead Okic
Atis Rotar
Super-Judge
Anthony Venitis
Athens, Greece
Multiple award-winning cinematographer with international awards. I strive to capture the grace and integrity of life’s most powerful and fleeting moments.
Super-Judge
Dima Vutcariov
Bucharest, Romania
The best videographer in Balcans and Romania, one of the best wedding videographers in Europe, the author of a unique cinematic shooting style.
Super-Judge
Stavros Oikonomou
Alexandroupoli, Greece
Being part of and trusting you to create a timeless film at this time is more than anything else I would like!
Judge
Modestino Iavarone
Naples, Italy
We are videographers, creators of detailed and precious narratives. Our goals are to focus your inner self, your emotions...
Judge
Dmitry Sedov
Moscow, Russia
About me
Judge
Vasilis Tsirakidis
Greece, Greece
We can create a wedding video that will help you relive this breathtaking lifetime memory of your life
Judge
Dimitris Haidis
Athens, Greece
With my camera, a drone, my dream “dim-H” team and a lot of passion, we make your wedding, christening or other event into an unforgettable story.
Judge
Branko Kozlina
Belgrade, Serbia
My style is to capture every moment, every emotion, and at the same time be unobtrusive.
Judge
Marian Croitoru
Verona, Italy
Videographer, MK+workshop organizer, professional videoeditor. Available in the EU
Judge
Sead Okic
Bihac, Bosnia and Herzegovina
I’ve been enjoying managing and developing my videography business through daily “shit and glory” of entrepreneurial life. I love logic and freedom and that’s why my nickname is Logic FreeMind.
Judge
Atis Rotar
Chernivtsi, Ukraine
Young talented videographer, winner of the wedding video contest WEVA UaAward 2018.

Main categories

Best
Videographer

13 participants

Best
Video Editor

10 participants

Best
Cameraman

12 participants

Wedding specializations

Best
Colorist

9 participants

Best
Pilot

5 participants

Best
Sound Producer

5 participants

Best
SDE-maker

5 participants

Wedding genres

Best
Wedding Highlights

13 participants

Best
Engagement

5 participants

Best
Walk

6 participants

Save
The Date

6 participants

For new users

Best
Young Professional

2 participants

Best
Debut of the Year

2 participants

Rules

Who can participate?

Registered videographer on the web-site WEVA.PRO, who is over 18 years old.
£18 for all categories. Free for Pro account members.
Only for users from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Hungary, Moldova, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia.

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 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.

Have a question? Need our help?

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