Annual professional award

WEVA RuAward 2017

Best Videographer

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

Participation

$23 for all categories.
Free for Pro account members.

Stages

Entry submission:
7 — 30 November 2017 UTC 0
Judging:
1 — 25 December 2017 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners:
26 December 2017

Judges

NOIR Films
Super-Judge
NOIR Films
weva.pro/en/videographer/noir_films
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Odious and ambiguous in the market of Russian videography, a project that stands out brightly on a general rosy and joyful background.
Sharrone Calafiore
Super-Judge
Sharrone Calafiore
weva.pro/en/videographer/fiorefilms
New York, NY, United States
Masters at creating intensely romantic, edgy, cinematic-style wedding films. Wedding Films...with a touch of Edge
Maru Films
Super-Judge
Maru Films
weva.pro/en/videographer/marufilms
Amsterdam, Netherlands
The Best Videographer 2016 / Destination wedding videographers based in Amsterdam.
Artem Korchagin
Artem Korchagin
weva.pro/en/videographer/artemkorchagin
N. Novgorod, Russia
One of the most eminent Russian videographers, who repeatedly won in local and international competitions.
Rustam Kurbanov
Rustam Kurbanov
weva.pro/en/videographer/kurbanov
Volgograd, Russia
We are not conservative, and in spite of the fact that each of us has experience in television, focus on cutting-edge film trends.
Dreamwood Cinematography
Dreamwood Cinematography
weva.pro/en/videographer/dreamwood
Minsk, Belarus
Dream Wood is the creative tandem of a young married couple, Mikhail and Lyudmila Nilov, who are in love with their work.
Dmitry Sedov
Dmitry Sedov
weva.pro/en/videographer/sedov
Moscow, Russia
Founder of the biggest videographers association in Russia, producer, videographer with 20 years of experience.
Elton Sabatino
Elton Sabatino
weva.pro/en/videographer/elton_sabatino
San Paolo, Brazil
I believe that the capture of a wedding can not be so awesome if you are not close to the people.

Main categories

WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Trip of two hearts
Videographer Fonvi Studio
Winner
Samara, Russia

Best Videographer

50 participants
Description: specialist whose video
most harmoniously combine story line,
musical arrangement, mounting solutions
and video design.
Evaluate: ready video of one real
wedding.
Timing: maximum 5 minutes.
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Lisa & Artem
2 place
Videographer Leonid Smith
Voronezh, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Videographer - khlyustov
3 place
Videographer Roman Khlyustov
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Videographer - The Night Before
4 place
Videographer EMOTiONS PRO
Kazan, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Volodya + Raya
5 place
Videographer Yulia Vopilova
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - The Night Before
Videographer EMOTiONS PRO
Winner
Kazan, Russia

Best Video Editor

38 participants
Description: specialist with the most creative
attitude and the most interesting solutions
in the wedding editing, the best compocisional
finds; who prepares video using computer
graphics and effects.
Evaluate: best episode of ready video
from the one real wedding.
Timing: maximum 4 minutes.
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - misha & dasha
2 place
Videographer Roman Khlyustov
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Twelve beats.Teaser.
3 place
Videographer Андрей Неверовский
Saint Petersburg, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Свадьба Александр и Марина / Wedding Aleksandr & Marina (WELCOME FILMS)
4 place
Videographer Welcome Films
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Wedding day A+A | Seneshale
5 place
Videographer Sem-V STUDIO
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Lisa & Artem
Videographer Leonid Smith
Winner
Voronezh, Russia

Best Cameraman

36 participants
Description: specialist with the most creative
attitude to mordern wedding video shooting,
with the most interesting plans
and visual solutions.
Evaluate: cutting of video episodes, showing
cameraman skills, work with illumination
and edditional equipment.
Timing: maximum 5 minutes.
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Trip of Two Hearts
2 place
Videographer Fonvi Studio
Samara, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Ivan & Nataly / Wedding
3 place
Videographer Evgeny Hollywood
Yekaterinburg, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - The Night Before
4 place
Videographer EMOTiONS PRO
Kazan, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Wedding day: Jenya + Katya // Les I More
5 place
Videographer Yulia Vopilova
Moscow, Russia

Wedding specializations

WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Colorist - Color showreel WEVA
Videographer Leonid Smith
Winner
Voronezh, Russia

Best Colorist

18 participants
Description: specialist in the field
of work with colors, whose videos
contain individual style, creative
solutions and exceptional
color solution.
Evaluate: cutting of video episodes
from real weddings.
Timing: maximum 2 minutes.
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Colorist - Michael & Julia / Love Story
2 place
Videographer Evgeny Hollywood
Yekaterinburg, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Colorist - Color Correction Reel
3 place
Videographer Fonvi Studio
Samara, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Colorist - color reel
4 place
Videographer Artem Ditkovsky
Saint Petersburg, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Аэросъёмка от WELCOME FILMS
Videographer Welcome Films
Winner
Moscow, Russia

Best Pilot

11 participants
Description: the author of exciting videos created with such camaraman equipment: drones, camera dollies, steadicams, camera sliders and electrostabilizers.
Evaluate: cutting of video episodes
from real weddings showing a mastership of work with aquipment.
Timing: maximum 2 minutes.
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Pilot - aero reel
2 place
Videographer Artem Ditkovsky
Saint Petersburg, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Аэросъемка свадебного дня
4 place
Videographer Anton Spiridonov
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Showreel 2017 | STUDIO PREMIUM
5 place
Videographer PREMIUM STUDIO
Moscow, Russia

Wedding genres

WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Wedding preview // RS // Saint-P
Videographer Viktoriya Paramonova
Winner
Moscow, Russia

Best Wedding Highlights

45 participants
Description: video clip from
one wedding where there are all hightlights of the wedding day.
Evaluate: ready video of one real
wedding.
Timing: maximum 5 minutes.
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Anton & Olga
2 place
Videographer Shotgun Pictures
Saint Petersburg, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Wedding day A+A | Seneshale
3 place
Videographer Sem-V STUDIO
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Wedding day: Sergey & Ksenia
4 place
Videographer Yulia Vopilova
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - chebwed
5 place
Videographer Roman Khlyustov
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Engagement - The Night Before
Videographer EMOTiONS PRO
Winner
Kazan, Russia

Best Engagement

34 participants
Description: video with any episode contains the love story or wedding preparation except the wedding itself.
Evaluate: cutting of video episodes
from one love story.
Timing: maximum 6 minutes.
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Engagement - Iceland //
2 place
Videographer Viktoriya Paramonova
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Engagement - Michael & Julia / Love Story
3 place
Videographer Evgeny Hollywood
Yekaterinburg, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Engagement - Ameli cover || Sasha & Dina
4 place
Videographer Roman Khlyustov
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2017 - Best Engagement - fresh feeling
5 place
Videographer Yulia Vopilova
Moscow, Russia

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