Annual professional award

WEVA UaAward 2019

Best Videographer

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

Participation

$25 for all categories.
Free for Pro account members.

Stages

Entry submission:
13 November — 13 December 2019 UTC 0
Judging:
14 December 2019 — 19 January 2020 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners:
2 February 2020

Judges

Artem Oneshchak
Super-Judge
Artem Oneshchak
weva.pro/en/videographer/oneshchak_production
Kiev, Ukraine
One of the most successful studios, a powerful leader in Ukrainian videography, working already around the world.
Vasilis Tsirakidis
Super-Judge
Vasilis Tsirakidis
weva.pro/en/videographer/login10900
Santorini, Greece
We can create a wedding video that will help you relive this breathtaking lifetime memory of your life
Stanislav Barachevsky
Super-Judge
Stanislav Barachevsky
weva.pro/en/videographer/barachevsky
Kiev, Ukraine
We love to travel and are always ready to shoot your wedding anywhere in the world to create new and unforgettable videos.
Roman Pirozhenko
Roman Pirozhenko
weva.pro/en/videographer/romanpirozhenko
Kiev, Ukraine
A professional team of videographers, working with people who are in love in Ukraine and abroad ;)
Anna Demyanenko
Anna Demyanenko
weva.pro/en/videographer/aniadema
Kiev, Ukraine
A wonderful specialist, decoration of Ukrainian videography, working around the world
Sasha Oranskyi
Sasha Oranskyi
weva.pro/en/videographer/login10093
Lviv, Ukraine
Oleksandr Oranskyi - co-founder, director and videographer of GOODzyk production (Lviv, Ukraine).
Nikita Kazmiruk
Nikita Kazmiruk
weva.pro/en/videographer/willvideo
Kiev, Ukraine
We build the shooting process so it is easy and interesting for you. As a result — precious Video Story, in which you are the main heroes. WILL VIDEO Studio
Dmitry Sedov
Dmitry Sedov
weva.pro/en/videographer/sedov
Moscow, Russia
Founder of the WEVA, producer, videographer with 20 years of experience.
Dima Vutcariov
Dima Vutcariov
weva.pro/en/videographer/vutkariov
Bucharest, Romania
The best videographer in Romania and Balcans, one of the best wedding videographers in Europe, the author of a unique cinematic shooting style.
Nazariy Dziubynskyi
Nazariy Dziubynskyi
weva.pro/en/videographer/login10093
Lviv, Ukraine
Co-founder, director and videographer of GOODzyk production (Lviv, Ukraine).
Constantine Bublik
Constantine Bublik
weva.pro/en/videographer/login10275
Kiev, Ukraine
Appreciate your most pleasant memories - they are priceless. And we will help you keep them for years to come.

Main categories

WEVA UaAward 2019 - Best Videographer - The story is general in film...

Best Videographer

13 participants
Description: specialist whose video
most harmoniously combine story line,
musical arrangement, mounting solutions
and video design.
Evaluated: ready video of one real
wedding.
Duration: maximum 5 minutes.
WEVA UaAward 2019 - Best Video Editor - Иван+Екатерина

Best Video Editor

7 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.
Evaluated: best episode of ready video
from the one real wedding.
Duration: maximum 4 minutes.
WEVA UaAward 2019 - Best Cameraman - We wanna fly

Best Cameraman

8 participants
Description: specialist with the most creative
attitude to mordern wedding video shooting,
with the most interesting plans
and visual solutions.
Evaluated: cutting of video episodes, showing
cameraman skills, work with illumination
and edditional equipment.
Duration: maximum 5 minutes.

Wedding specializations

WEVA UaAward 2019 - Best Colorist - Dortmund, Germany Wedd [tieser]

Best Colorist

7 participants
Description: specialist in the field
of work with colors, whose videos
contain individual style, creative
solutions and exceptional
color solution.
Evaluated: cutting of video episodes
from real weddings.
Duration: maximum 2 minutes.
WEVA UaAward 2019 - Best Pilot - Wedding clip / Oleg & Anna /  Sony a6500 Sigma mc-11 Sigma 17-50 f2.8 Canon 85mm f1.8 DJI Mavic Pro

Best Pilot

4 participants
Description: the author of exciting videos created with such camaraman equipment: drones, camera dollies, steadicams, camera sliders and electrostabilizers.
Evaluated: cutting of video episodes
from real weddings showing a mastership of work with aquipment.
Duration: maximum 2 minutes.
WEVA UaAward 2019 - Best Sound Producer - only silence…

Best Sound Producer

3 participants
Description: specialist in the field
of recording and sound-design,
which videos contains better
and more interesting soundtracks.
Evaluated: cutting of video episodes
from real weddings.
Duration: maximum 2 minutes.
WEVA UaAward 2019 - Best SDE-maker - SDE video for a beautiful and amazing couple Louise and Yaroslav

Best SDE-maker

7 participants
Description: video created during
the wedding day with participation
of a videographer's team.
Evaluated: ready video created during
the real wedding day.
Duration: maximum 4 minutes.

Wedding genres

WEVA UaAward 2019 - Best Wedding Highlights - Свадьба Богдана и Яны, июль 2019

Best Wedding Highlights

13 participants
Description: video clip from
one wedding where there are all hightlights of the wedding day.
Evaluated: ready video of one real
wedding.
Duration: maximum 5 minutes.
WEVA UaAward 2019 - Best Walk - Vova & Diana

Best Walk

9 participants
Description: video created during
the wedding walk which shows
feelings and emothions
of the couple.
Evaluated: video cuttings with highlights
of one walk without a wedding.
Duration: maximum 3 minutes.
WEVA UaAward 2019 - Best Engagement - Christoph Tatyana

Best Engagement

12 participants
Description: video with any episode contains the love story or wedding preparation except the wedding itself.
Evaluated: cutting of video episodes
from one love story.
Duration: maximum 5 minutes.
WEVA UaAward 2019 - Save The Date - Arpad & Tatyana /wedding video-invitation/

Save The Date

1 participant
Description: wedding video-invitation
with participation of the couple including exact date and celebration place.
Evaluated: an idea, quality of video
and mounting, availability
of graphics and sound.
Duration: maximum 3 minutes.

For new users

WEVA UaAward 2019 - Best Young Professional - Young&Wild

Best Young Professional

3 participants
Description: for those registered on WEVA.PRO for no longer than one year.
Evaluated: film and editing skills - camera techniques, color grading, audio, creative editing, etc.
Duration: maximum 3 minutes.
WEVA UaAward 2019 - Best Debut of the Year - Young&Wild

Best Debut of the Year

4 participants
Description: for those registered on WEVA.PRO for no longer than one year.
Evaluated: any video that contains a plot which illustrates the director’s approach to developing emotion within the video.
Duration: maximum 3 minutes.

Rules

Who can participate?

Registered videographer on the web-site WEVA.PRO, who is over 18 years old.
$25 for all categories. Free for Pro account members.
Only for users from Ukraine.

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.

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