PlAward2019

Annual professional wedding video award

Stages

Entry submission
23 November — 21 December 2019 UTC 0
Judging
22 December 2019 — 19 January 2020 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners
2 February 2020

Participation

Free
for Pro account
members
£22
for all
categories
Only for users from Poland.

Best Videographer

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

Judges

Mariusz Drewnicki
Wojciech Jackiewicz
Artem Oneshchak
Damian Kaczmarek
Lukasz Kozdras
Patricia Kordowski
Michal Sikora
Mariusz Bujakowski
Isabella Marczak-Spanier
Bartek Styperek
Pawel Brodowski
Pawel Skrzypek
Super-Judge
Mariusz Drewnicki
Rzeszow, Poland
Love to mix different styles. Love class, aesthetics and the beauty of film. And love to love.
Super-Judge
Wojciech Jackiewicz
Gdansk, Poland
Together, we form a well-coordinated photographic and film team. We combine the look of a woman and a man. This combination allows us to create amazing things.
Super-Judge
Artem Oneshchak
Kiev, Ukraine
The Best Videographer of Ukraine 2018, The owner of a large world-class studio, filming not only weddings, but also commercials and music videos, corporate films.
Judge
Damian Kaczmarek
Wroclaw, Poland
DK Visuals is a company with many years of experience in the photo-video industry. Many well-known brands have trusted us. Professionalism, accuracy and attention to the smallest details.
Judge
Lukasz Kozdras
Cracow, Poland
Our goal is to create timeless, outstanding wedding films that resemble the bonds of pure love and commitment.
Judge
Patricia Kordowski
Kielce, Poland
A part of SLASHED PICTURES, storytelling group. Our goal is to create unconventional, alternative wedding films to be shared and revisited for generations. Privately happy wife and mom of two beautiful sons
Judge
Michal Sikora
Cracow, Poland
Filming weddings is a big part of my life, for 6 years I met over 100 people in love for whom I created unique stories.
Judge
Mariusz Bujakowski
Kielce, Poland
REC STUDIO - professional event recording, photography and filming of wedding ceremonies, plein-airs and much more, a wide selection of albums.
Judge
Isabella Marczak-Spanier
Wroclaw, Poland
We love minimal, simple and timeless pictures. Each frame we produce is filled with emotion which then tell the story. Pure love - Pure emotions. Videographers since 2012.
Judge
Bartek Styperek
Warsaw, Poland
Alpaka Wedding Videography came to life in my desire to show love. I always have in mind that there is no great film without a story, that’s why telling your story is everything.
Judge
Pawel Brodowski
Gdansk, Poland
Co-founder of STUDIO BRODA where we create movies with passion and heart. We love close contact with our couples - it drives us!
Judge
Pawel Skrzypek
Lodz, Poland
Kasia and Paweł - artistic soul and technological maniac. We put a heart and a lot of commitment in every film to meet the expectations of even the most demanding couples.

Main categories

Best
Videographer

29 participants

Best
Video Editor

26 participants

Best
Cameraman

27 participants

Wedding specializations

Best
Colorist

17 participants

Best
Pilot

14 participants

Best
Sound Producer

15 participants

Best
SDE-maker

9 participants

Wedding genres

Best
Wedding Highlights

30 participants

Best
Walk

15 participants

Best
Engagement

9 participants

Save
The Date

5 participants

For new users

Best
Young Professional

14 participants

Best
Debut of the Year

14 participants

Rules

Who can participate?

Registered videographer on the web-site WEVA.PRO, who is over 18 years old.
£22 for all categories. Free for Pro account members.
Only for users from Poland.

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.

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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