Annual professional award

WEVA UaAward 2017

Best Videographer

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

Participation

$13 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

Maru Films
Super-Judge
Maru Films
pavellasuta.weva.pro/en/videographer/marufilms
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Maru Films... For over 11 years. We’re best friends and each day discover more about one another. We communicate without words.
George Zorbas
Super-Judge
George Zorbas
pavellasuta.weva.pro/en/videographer/georgezorbas
Athens, Greece
I am a filmmaker that loves to travel all over the world and tell stories with unique perspective.
Artem Korchagin
Super-Judge
Artem Korchagin
pavellasuta.weva.pro/en/videographer/artemkorchagin
N. Novgorod, Russia
One of the most eminent Russian videographers, who repeatedly won in local and international competitions.
Gione da Silva
Gione da Silva
pavellasuta.weva.pro/en/videographer/login7509
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Wedding videographer in Essex and Sussex, UK. All his films are about people and their stories. It’s what makes each one compelling and entirely different.
PK video Films
PK video Films
pavellasuta.weva.pro/en/videographer/pkvideofilms
Cracow, Poland
We specialize in making wedding videos. For each pair there is another story, and we will try to tell her in this unique and unique way.
Dmitry Sedov
Dmitry Sedov
pavellasuta.weva.pro/en/videographer/sedov
Moscow, Russia
Founder of the biggest videographers association in Russia, producer, videographer with 20 years of experience.
Dreamwood Cinematography
Dreamwood Cinematography
pavellasuta.weva.pro/en/videographer/dreamwood
Minsk, Belarus
We are creative tandem of a young couple, Mikhail Nilov and Ludmila Nilova. We travel a lot and do a lot of shooting.
Carlos van Oostrum
Carlos van Oostrum
pavellasuta.weva.pro/en/videographer/bruidbeeld
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Besides filmmaker at BruidBeeld, the founder of the worldwide weddingfilmmakers event For Love's Sake.

Main categories

WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Dmitriy and Alexandra
Videographer Alex Rud
Winner
Kiev, Ukraine

Best Videographer

17 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 2017 - Best Videographer - #уюрыестьмаша
2 place
Videographer Ivory Films
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Dmitrii & Elena
3 place
Videographer John Gostyuk
Chernivtsi, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Sergei&Daria / Santorini, Greece
4 place
Videographer Gennadij Kulik
Odessa, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Olena & Julien | Wedding |
5 place
Videographer Anton Yasirov
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Inga + Sergey
Videographer Natalya Balan
Winner
Odessa, Ukraine

Best Video Editor

10 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 2017 - Best Video Editor - Alena & Alexandr | Wedding |
2 place
Videographer Anton Yasirov
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Maks & Tatiana
3 place
Videographer Golden Legend
Kherson, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Wedding D&L
4 place
Videographer Юрій Дем`янчук
Ternopil', Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Video Editor
5 place
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Andrew and Alona
Videographer Alex Rud
Winner
Kiev, Ukraine

Best Cameraman

15 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.
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Veronika & Sergius
2 place
Videographer Golden Legend
Kherson, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Inga + Sergey
3 place
Videographer Natalya Balan
Odessa, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Dmitrii & Elena
4 place
Videographer John Gostyuk
Chernivtsi, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Wedding day K&K- Hawaii
5 place
Videographer Юрій Дем`янчук
Ternopil', Ukraine

Wedding specializations

WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Andrew and Alona | The Teaser
Videographer Alex Rud
Winner
Kiev, Ukraine

Best Pilot

8 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 2017 - Best Pilot - Denis & Feodosiya || cinematic teaser
2 place
Videographer Golden Legend
Kherson, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Pilot
3 place
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Ivan & Vika
4 place
Videographer Vovka Kozubskyy
Ivano-Frankivs'k, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Выездная Церемония  | ART-RECORD
5 place
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Colorist - Andrew and Alona | The Teaser
Videographer Alex Rud
Winner
Kiev, Ukraine

Best Colorist

10 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 2017 - Best Colorist - George & Irina
2 place
Videographer John Gostyuk
Chernivtsi, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Colorist - O&V | Teaser
3 place
Videographer ANDREW SYNOVERSKY
Ivano-Frankivs'k, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Colorist - S + O
4 place
Videographer Vovka Kozubskyy
Ivano-Frankivs'k, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Colorist - Alina & Oleh
5 place
Videographer Golden Legend
Kherson, Ukraine

Wedding genres

WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Inga + Sergey
Videographer Natalya Balan
Winner
Odessa, Ukraine

Best Wedding Highlights

17 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 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Andrew and Alona
2 place
Videographer Alex Rud
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Yuriy & Tetiana || boho wedding
3 place
Videographer Golden Legend
Kherson, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - #уюрыестьмаша
4 place
Videographer Ivory Films
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Kristina-Khurrum Wedding in Hawaii
5 place
Videographer Юрій Дем`янчук
Ternopil', Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Engagement - The THIN LINE
Videographer Gennadij Kulik
Winner
Odessa, Ukraine

Best Engagement

13 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 6 minutes.
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Engagement - Alina & Oleh
2 place
Videographer Golden Legend
Kherson, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Engagement - Love on Cyprus
3 place
Videographer Alex Rud
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Engagement - #уюрыестьмаша
4 place
Videographer Ivory Films
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2017 - Best Engagement - Wildest moments
5 place
Videographer Anna Demyanenko
Kiev, Ukraine

Rules

Who can participate?

Registered videographer on the web-site WEVA.PRO, who is over 18 years old.
$13 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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