ByAward2018

Annual professional wedding video award

Stages

Entry submission
12 November — 12 December 2018 UTC 0
Judging
13 December 2018 — 13 January 2019 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners
19 January 2019

Participation

Free
for Pro account
members
£15
for all
categories
Only for users from Belarus.

Best Videographer

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

Judges

Artur Prihodkin
Sergei Checha
Lukasz Kujawski
Артур Врагов
Dmitry Sedov
Kirill Savitsky
Dmitry Novik
Alexey Cupid
Vladimir Ermillov
Super-Judge
Artur Prihodkin
Krasnodar, Russia
Основатель крупнейшей видеостудии в Краснодаре. Наше кредо: Ваши искренние эмоции в трогательном или динамичном свадебном фильме, будь то семейный душевный вечер или роскошный свадебный прием с суперзвездами.
Super-Judge
Sergei Checha
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.
Super-Judge
Lukasz Kujawski
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
Judge
Артур Врагов
Minsk, Belarus
“Indie Breeze” is a family duet that specializes in destination wedding photography and videography. We believe that wedding is an extremely important day not only for newlyweds, but also for everybody involved.
Judge
Dmitry Sedov
Moscow, Russia
Founder of the WEVA, producer, videographer with 20 years of experience.
Judge
Kirill Savitsky
Minsk, Belarus
"Если тебе нравится стиль моих работ и ты чувствуешь, что мы на одной волне - значит мы подружимся". Победитель WEVA ByAward 2017 в номинации "Лучший Колорист"
Judge
Dmitry Novik
Minsk, Belarus
The Best cameraman of Belarus 2017. "I help you save the brightest moments of your life. I am in Minsk and am working, but I am ready to go to any city in the world."
Judge
Alexey Cupid
Odessa, Ukraine
Modern bright videographer, which does not show off his work, but always works for people, for wedding couples.
Judge
Vladimir Ermillov
Warsaw, Poland
PagaFilms Studio is winner in “Best Video Editor” WEVA ByAward 2017. Our team creates a story for the brave and for those who are so fascinated by the love for each other that they cannot hold back their emotions.

Main categories

Best
Videographer

9 participants

Best
Video Editor

7 participants

Best
Cameraman

8 participants

Wedding specializations

Best
Sound Producer

5 participants

Best
SDE-maker

5 participants

Best
Colorist

7 participants

Best
Pilot

3 participants

Wedding genres

Best
Wedding Highlights

10 participants

Best
Walk

3 participants

Best
Engagement

7 participants

Save
The Date

1 participant

For new users

Best
Young Professional

2 participants

Best
Debut of the Year

3 participants

Rules

Who can participate?

Registered videographer on the web-site WEVA.PRO, who is over 18 years old.
£15 for all categories. Free for Pro account members.
Only for users from Belarus.

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.

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.

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.

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