LatAmAward2020

Annual professional wedding video award

Stages

Entry submission
18 December 2020 — 31 January 2021 UTC 0
Judging
1 — 12 February 2021 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners
13 February 2021

Participation

Free
for Pro account
members
£18
for all
categories
Only for users from Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela.

Best Videographer

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

Judges

Modestino Iavarone
La fabriqueta films
Javier Gordillo
OMEGA Studio
The Alter Edit
Juan Rodríguez
Vladimir Ermilov
Marco De Nigris
Kanayo Adibe
Joel Calderon
Super-Judge
Modestino Iavarone
Naples, Italy
Moodvideomaking is destination wedding and documentary studio
Super-Judge
La fabriqueta films
Castellón de la Plana, Spain
We are Tamen and Belen, we are filmmakers, coaches, spiritual guide so that you fulfill your dreams.
Judge
Javier Gordillo
Sevilla, Spain
Qualified professional within the audiovisual sector with more than 15 years of experience as a camera operator, editor and filmmaker. An organized person, friendly, close and with a great capacity to create new projects, high-level technical skills with high-capacity equipment.
Judge
OMEGA Studio
Odessa, Ukraine
An active and modern studio of three people, shooting wedding and family films. Winner of the World WEVA Award 2019 in the Best Pilot category.
Judge
The Alter Edit
Sofia, Bulgaria
We like to believe that our wedding films will capture the essense of a moment, to which people will sometimes need to rewind back to, see family members that are no longer around and re-live a time in which everyone was happy and united around the choice of two people to build a future together.
Judge
Juan Rodríguez
Salamanca, Spain
I'm Juan Rodríguez, a wedding videographer at Latricotosa Films, I love people and tell their stories.
Judge
Vladimir Ermilov
Warsaw, Poland
We are Paga Films studio. Work experience 6 years. Projects in Norway, USA, Holland, Germany, Italy, Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and Russia. Today we have a large number of international awards from wedding videography competitions and experience in judging competitions.
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
Kanayo Adibe
Washington, DC, United States
An amazing photographer, winner of the most prestigious competitions, teacher, charismatic and strict judge.
Judge
Joel Calderon
Madrid, Spain
Our work consists of discovering the audiovisual imaginary inherent in the history of each couple, in finding new perspectives to portray beauty and taking advantage of every opportunity that is given us to amaze.

Main categories

Best
Videographer

8 participants

Best
Video Editor

3 participants

Wedding specializations

Best
Sound Producer

3 participants

Best
Colorist

4 participants

Wedding genres

Best
Wedding Highlights

6 participants

Best
Engagement

5 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 Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela.

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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