Annual professional award

WEVA PlAward 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

Reticências Produções
Super-Judge
Reticências Produções
snejinka.weva.pro/en/videographer/pedrojoel_pinto
Porto, Portugal
One of the most active and modern studios in Portugal, known and positive Pedroel Pinto
George Zorbas
Super-Judge
George Zorbas
snejinka.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.
La fabriqueta films
Super-Judge
La fabriqueta films
snejinka.weva.pro/en/videographer/lafabriquetafilms
Castellón de la Plana, Spain
We like to capture the sensations, feelings and magic of those moments most important to you.
Gione da Silva
Gione da Silva
snejinka.weva.pro/en/videographer/login7509
Ipswich, United Kingdom
An artist at heart, always fascinated with people and their uniqueness. The Best Videographer of the UK
Dmitry Sedov
Dmitry Sedov
snejinka.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
snejinka.weva.pro/en/videographer/elton_sabatino
San Paolo, Brazil
Wedding videos with their essence. Top 15 Brasil Inspiration videographers.
Diego Ortuso
Diego Ortuso
snejinka.weva.pro/en/videographer/diegortuso
Rome, Italy
We are Diego and Francesca, husband and wife, sharing together a real passion for cinema, photography and music.
Welcome Films
Welcome Films
snejinka.weva.pro/en/videographer/welcome-films
Moscow, Russia
A unique creative duo, musicians and singers, effectively working in the field of video production.

Main categories

WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Agata & Damian in Iceland
Videographer Obiektywni Grupa
Winner
Gdansk, Poland

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 PlAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Lovers in darkness
2 place
Videographer Pepa Films
Zielona Gora, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Sandra & Łukasz - Highlights
3 place
Videographer MarFilm Studio
Lublin, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Monia | Tomek - A Crazy Kind of Love
4 place
Videographer Low Light Productions
Gdansk, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Invented, directed, shot, edited, graded by one
5 place
Videographer Marry Me Studio
Warsaw, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Monia | Tomek - A Crazy Kind of Love
Videographer Low Light Productions
Winner
Gdansk, Poland

Best Video Editor

12 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 PlAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Agata & Damian in Iceland
2 place
Videographer Obiektywni Grupa
Gdansk, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Fulfilled Dreams | K&N
3 place
Videographer Prestige Films
Wroclaw, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Justi & Lolek
4 place
Videographer PK video Films
Cracow, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Emila & Konrad - Summer of Love
5 place
Videographer Wedding  Studios
Warsaw, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Agata & Damian
Videographer Obiektywni Grupa
Winner
Gdansk, Poland

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 PlAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Wedding under sky... October night.
2 place
Videographer Pepa Films
Zielona Gora, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Anna & Janek - Highlights
3 place
Videographer Wedding  Studios
Warsaw, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Creativity in wedding cinematography by Marry Me Studio
4 place
Videographer Marry Me Studio
Warsaw, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Forevermore | A&L
5 place
Videographer Prestige Films
Wroclaw, Poland

Wedding specializations

WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Sound Producer - Anna & Janek
Videographer Wedding  Studios
Winner
Warsaw, Poland

Best Sound Producer

4 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 PlAward 2017 - Best Sound Producer - Wedding Shot
2 place
Videographer Rafał Kowalski
Katowice, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Sound Producer - Agnieszka & Jacek
3 place
Videographer PK video Films
Cracow, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Sound Producer - I + P Wedding teaser
4 place
Videographer Studio Styl
Kielce, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Pilot - A mysterious pilot of a wedding film
Videographer Marry Me Studio
Winner
Warsaw, Poland

Best Pilot

5 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 PlAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Klaudia & Robert
2 place
Videographer PK video Films
Cracow, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Ewa i Damian
3 place
Videographer WOJ WIT
Bydgoszcz, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Sonia & Jan
4 place
Videographer Obiektywni Grupa
Gdansk, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Pilot - K + K Wedding teaser
5 place
Videographer Studio Styl
Kielce, Poland

Wedding genres

WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Dominika & Karol
Videographer Obiektywni Grupa
Winner
Gdansk, Poland

Best Wedding Highlights

19 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 PlAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Kayla | Mark - Wedding Highlights
2 place
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Monia | Tomek - A Crazy Kind of Love
3 place
Videographer Low Light Productions
Gdansk, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Fulfilled Dreams | K&N
4 place
Videographer Prestige Films
Wroclaw, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Words mean all. Olga and Mark.
5 place
Videographer Pepa Films
Zielona Gora, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Engagement - Engagement in the forest
Videographer Pepa Films
Winner
Zielona Gora, Poland

Best Engagement

11 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 PlAward 2017 - Best Engagement - Paulina & Piotr - Bank Robbery!
2 place
Videographer Wedding  Studios
Warsaw, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Engagement - Friendship Comes First, Nikole & Truman, ITALY
3 place
Videographer Hypertex Film
Cracow, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Engagement - Agata & Kacper
4 place
Videographer Obiektywni Grupa
Gdansk, Poland
WEVA PlAward 2017 - Best Engagement - Kasia & Rafał
5 place
Videographer PK video Films
Cracow, Poland

Rules

Who can participate?

Registered videographer on the web-site WEVA.PRO, who is over 18 years old.
$23 for all categories. Free for Pro account members.
Only for users from Poland.

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.

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.

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.

Have a question? Need our help?

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

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.