Annual professional award

WEVA ByAward 2018

Best Videographer

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

Participation

$20 for all categories.
Free for Pro account members.

Stages

Entry submission:
12 November — 12 December 2018 UTC 0
Judging:
13 December 2018 — 13 January 2019 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners:
19 January 2019

Judges

Artur Prihodkin
Super-Judge
Artur Prihodkin
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/artdelux
Krasnodar, Russia
Основатель крупнейшей видеостудии в Краснодаре. Наше кредо: Ваши искренние эмоции в трогательном или динамичном свадебном фильме, будь то семейный душевный вечер или роскошный свадебный прием с суперзвездами.
Sergei Checha
Super-Judge
Sergei Checha
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/chechenuss
Minsk, Belarus
I love my job. I'm sure that authentic wedding video shouldn't follow any stereotypes. Freedom of creativity and interesting result. Happy couples and self-expression. All this can exist simultaneously.
Lukasz Kujawski
Super-Judge
Lukasz Kujawski
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/weddstudios
Warsaw, Poland
We are ready for your requirements, inquiries, individual ideas to create a beautiful picture that will in the future provide many lucky returns on That Day. Respectfully and sincerely devoted, the Wedding Studios team
Артур Врагов
Артур Врагов
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/indiebreeze
Minsk, Belarus
“Indie Breeze” is a family duet that specializes in destination wedding photography and videography. We believe that wedding is an extremely important day not only for newlyweds, but also for everybody involved.
Dmitry Sedov
Dmitry Sedov
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/sedov
Moscow, Russia
Founder of the WEVA, producer, videographer with 20 years of experience.
Kirill Savitsky
Kirill Savitsky
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/ksfilms
Minsk, Belarus
"Если тебе нравится стиль моих работ и ты чувствуешь, что мы на одной волне - значит мы подружимся". Победитель WEVA ByAward 2017 в номинации "Лучший Колорист"
Dmitry Novik
Dmitry Novik
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/vimadika
Minsk, Belarus
The Best cameraman of Belarus 2017. "I help you save the brightest moments of your life. I am in Minsk and am working, but I am ready to go to any city in the world."
Alexey Cupid
Alexey Cupid
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/login7114
Odessa, Ukraine
Modern bright videographer, which does not show off his work, but always works for people, for wedding couples.
Vladimir Ermillov
Vladimir Ermillov
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/volodyae
Warsaw, Poland
PagaFilms Studio is winner in “Best Video Editor” WEVA ByAward 2017. Our team creates a story for the brave and for those who are so fascinated by the love for each other that they cannot hold back their emotions.

Main categories

WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Videographer - Best Videographer
Videographer Dreamwood Cinematography
Winner
Minsk, Belarus

Best Videographer

9 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 ByAward 2018 - Best Videographer - Мой Океан | My Ocean (eng subtitles)
2 place
Videographer Alexey Kovalenko
Gomel, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Videographer - Саша и Маша
3 place
Videographer Alexey Sokolov
Vitebsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Videographer - LOVE BEYOND BORDERS | TEASER
4 place
Videographer Salim Aliev
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Videographer - Wedding in Belarus
5 place
Videographer Realmoment Studio
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Video Editor - Tanya&Pasha
Videographer Realmoment Studio
Winner
Minsk, Belarus

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.
Evaluate: best episode of ready video
from the one real wedding.
Timing: maximum 4 minutes.
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Video Editor - Best Video Editor
2 place
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Video Editor - LOVE BEYOND BORDERS | TEASER
3 place
Videographer Salim Aliev
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Video Editor - ROYAL HALL // MISHA & LENA
4 place
Videographer Dima Lobach
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Video Editor - Ruslan & Viktoria
5 place
Videographer Dmitry Kolotilshikov
Gomel, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Cameraman - Wedding Cameraman Showreel
Videographer Alexey Kovalenko
Winner
Gomel, Belarus

Best Cameraman

8 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 ByAward 2018 - Best Cameraman - Best Cameraman
2 place
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Cameraman - SHOWREEL 2018
3 place
Videographer Dima Lobach
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Cameraman - LOVE BEYOND BORDERS | TEASER
4 place
Videographer Salim Aliev
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Cameraman - video story
5 place
Videographer Vadim Lazakovich
Minsk, Belarus

Wedding specializations

WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Sound Producer - Hear My
Videographer Alexey Kovalenko
Winner
Gomel, Belarus

Best Sound Producer

5 participants
Description: specialist in the field
of recording and sound-design,
which videos contains better
and more interesting soundtracks.
Evaluate: cutting of video episodes
from real weddings.
Timing: maximum 2 minutes.
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Sound Producer - Best Sound Producer
2 place
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Sound Producer - Wedding sound
3 place
Videographer Stanislav Voronko
Babruysk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Sound Producer - D & V Teaser
4 place
Videographer Vadim Lazakovich
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Sound Producer - READY TO FLY | INSTA. VER.
5 place
Videographer Salim Aliev
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best SDE-maker - Best SDE-maker
Videographer Dreamwood Cinematography
Winner
Minsk, Belarus

Best SDE-maker

5 participants
Description: video created during
the wedding day with participation
of a videographer's team.
Evaluate: ready video created during
the real wedding day.
Timing: maximum 5 minutes.
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best SDE-maker - Виталий и Альбина
2 place
Videographer Alexey Sokolov
Vitebsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best SDE-maker - Andrey & Tatiana
3 place
Videographer Stanislav Voronko
Babruysk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best SDE-maker - Igor & Maria | SDE
4 place
Videographer Dmitry Kolotilshikov
Gomel, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best SDE-maker - Inna and Zhenya SDE
5 place
Videographer Alexey Kovalenko
Gomel, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Colorist - Best Colorist
Videographer Dreamwood Cinematography
Winner
Minsk, Belarus

Best Colorist

7 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 ByAward 2018 - Best Colorist - Color
2 place
Videographer Dima Lobach
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Colorist - LOVE BEYOND BORDERS | INSTA. VER.
3 place
Videographer Salim Aliev
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Colorist - Anastasiya&Dmitry
4 place
Videographer Realmoment Studio
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Colorist - Dmitry and Veronika
5 place
Videographer Vadim Lazakovich
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Pilot - Best Pilot
Videographer Dreamwood Cinematography
Winner
Minsk, Belarus

Best Pilot

3 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 3 minutes.
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Pilot - Wedding Pilot
2 place
Videographer Vadim Lazakovich
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Pilot - obsession / inst.
3 place
Videographer Dmitry Skaptsov
Minsk, Belarus

Wedding genres

WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Wedding Highlights - Best Wedding Highlights
Videographer Dreamwood Cinematography
Winner
Minsk, Belarus

Best Wedding Highlights

10 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 ByAward 2018 - Best Wedding Highlights - MAN ON A MISSION // VALENTIN&OLGA SAMUI
2 place
Videographer Dima Lobach
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Wedding Highlights - SUNRISE (english subtitles]
3 place
Videographer Alexey Kovalenko
Gomel, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Wedding Highlights - Саша и Маша
4 place
Videographer Alexey Sokolov
Vitebsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Wedding Highlights - OksanaAndrei
5 place
Videographer Dmitry Skaptsov
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Walk - Best Walk
Videographer Dreamwood Cinematography
Winner
Minsk, Belarus

Best Walk

3 participants
Description: video created during
the wedding walk which shows
feelings and emothions
of the couple.
Evaluate: video cuttings with highlights
of one walk without a wedding.
Timing: maximum 3 minutes.
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Walk - BEST WALK S//A
2 place
Videographer Dima Lobach
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Walk - Obsession / inst. ver
3 place
Videographer Dmitry Skaptsov
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Engagement - True lovestory
Videographer Realmoment Studio
Winner
Minsk, Belarus

Best Engagement

7 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 4 minutes.
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Engagement - Gratitude (eng subtitles)
2 place
Videographer Alexey Kovalenko
Gomel, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Engagement - Best Engagement
3 place
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Engagement - PreParty
4 place
Videographer Dmitry Skaptsov
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Engagement - Dmitry & Anna
5 place
Videographer Dmitry Kolotilshikov
Gomel, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Save The Date - MIHAIL + ELENA
Videographer Dima Lobach
Winner
Minsk, Belarus

Save The Date

1 participant
Description: wedding video-invitation
with participation of the couple including exact date and celebration place.
Evaluate: an idea, quality of video
and mounting, availability
of graphics and sound.
Timing: maximum 4 minutes.

For new users

WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Young Professional - Margo&Oleg
Videographer Realmoment Studio
Winner
Minsk, Belarus

Best Young Professional

2 participants
Description: for those registered on WEVA.PRO for no longer than one year.
Evaluate: film and editing skills - camera techniques, color grading, audio, creative editing, etc.
Timing: maximum 3 minutes.
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Young Professional - WDAY
2 place
Videographer Nazar Shark
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Debut of the Year - THIS OATH
Videographer Robert Ivanchik
Winner
Minsk, Belarus

Best Debut of the Year

3 participants
Description: for those registered on WEVA.PRO for no longer than one year.
Evaluate: any video that contains a plot which illustrates the director’s approach to developing emotion within the video.
Timing: maximum 3 minutes.
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Debut of the Year - LOVEMYFAMILY
2 place
Videographer Nazar Shark
Minsk, Belarus
WEVA ByAward 2018 - Best Debut of the Year - Obsession
3 place
Videographer Dmitry Skaptsov
Minsk, Belarus

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