RuAward2016

Annual professional wedding video award

Stages

Entry submission
21 November — 11 December 2016 UTC 0
Judging
12 December 2016 — 9 January 2017 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners
10 January 2017

Participation

Free
for Pro account
members
£17
for all
categories
Only for users from Russia.

Best Videographer

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

Judges

Pedroel Pinto
Happy Moments
Bojan Mitkovski
Dmitry Sedov
Riccardo Fasoli
Leoš Brabec
Ricardo Mariga
Antonio F. Morenilla
Valerio Magliano
Mirea Stefan
Al Agua Cinema
Super-Judge
Pedroel Pinto
Porto, Portugal
Рositive Portuguese, one of the first and active participants EEVA. Owner Reticências Produções studio.
Judge
Happy Moments
Hamburg, Germany
Winner of competitions, active and mobile videographers from Germany.
Judge
Bojan Mitkovski
Bitola, North Macedonia
Activity videographer, founder Zaga Production and their video school, organizer of the Balkan videographers union.
Judge
Dmitry Sedov
Moscow, Russia
Founder of SSV (videograph.ru), WEVA Administrator, videographer with 20 years of experience, the teacher.
Super-Judge
Riccardo Fasoli
Düsseldorf, Germany
Italian videographer living in Germany and working around the world. Author of unique style.
Judge
Leoš Brabec
Prague, Czech Republic
Wedding movie, images videos, commercials and corporate, music videos, reports and documents, shorts films.
Super-Judge
Ricardo Mariga
Erechim, Brazil
A DIA D FILMS nasceu desse amor, da paixão pela fotografia, agregando o movimento a esta natureza de sentimentos.
Judge
Antonio F. Morenilla
Cadiz, Spain
Antonio F. Morenilla, es una persona creativa, inquieta y exigente que aúna en este proyecto su pasión por el mundo audiovisual con su trabajo.
Judge
Valerio Magliano
Amalfi, Italy
One of the most interesting videographers who use advertising technology in wedding video shooting.
Judge
Mirea Stefan
Bucharest, Romania
Один из родоначальников цифрового свадебного видео в Румынии, самый известный румынский видеограф, основатель студии UNIKT.
Judge
Al Agua Cinema
Miami, FL, United States
We're a team of filmmakers dedicated to making a complex and meaningful piece out of the wedding video.

Main categories

Best
Cameraman

27 participants

Best
Videographer

40 participants

Best
Video Editor

28 participants

Wedding specializations

Best
Colorist

24 participants

Best
Pilot

8 participants

Wedding genres

Best
Walk

14 participants

Best
Engagement

22 participants

Rules

Who can participate?

Registered videographer on the web-site WEVA.PRO, who is over 18 years old.
£17 for all categories. Free for Pro account members.
Only for users from Russia.

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?

Best Videographer will receive Sony Alpha 6000 Body Black from our general partner company WEVA.PRO. Winner of the category Best Video Editor will receive a prize Canvio Alu, 2,5 дюйма, 2 ТБ, золотистый from our partner Toshiba. Winner of the category Best Cameraman will receive a prize Карта памяти Sandisk microSDXC 128Gb Ultra UHS-1+SD адаптер from our partner SanDisk.

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?

Please, contact us by this form https://weva.pro/en/feedback/ or send us an e-mail info@weva.pro.