Annual professional award

WEVA UaAward 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:
5 November — 5 December 2018 UTC 0
Judging:
6 December 2018 — 14 January 2019 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners:
19 January 2019

Judges

Natalya Balan
Natalya Balan
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/nata-balan2014
Odessa, Ukraine
The Best Videoeditor of Ukraine 2017. Fabulous family films. full of love and emotions, create the golden hands of Natalia.
Alex Rud
Super-Judge
Alex Rud
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/alexrud
Kiev, Ukraine
The Best Videographer of Ukraine 2017. AlexRud Films – husband and wife, a family studio. We have been creating videos for over six years and have filmed over a hundred weddings.
Egor Puzatov
Egor Puzatov
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/ivory_films
Kiev, Ukraine
Ivory Films is Egor and Kate, a young married couple of videographers with a creative vision, romantic mood and a fresh look at what a wedding video should be.
Gennadij Kulik
Gennadij Kulik
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/kulik
Odessa, Ukraine
Videographer and head of a photo-video studio Prime Vision. Impressive wedding films. Infinitely lucky to connect life with the most important emotions between two people.
Artem Sholomko
Artem Sholomko
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/glstudio
Kherson, Ukraine
Family videographers ⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣GOLDEN LEGEND STUDIO - Artem and Victoria, we are family
Anton Yasirov
Anton Yasirov
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/anton_yasirov
Kiev, Ukraine
Experienced videographer, head of the video studio, shooting weddings in the spiritual style of boho.
Lenny Pellico
Super-Judge
Lenny Pellico
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/lennypellico
Bologna, Italy
The Best Walk 2017. Wedding photographer, videomaker and sometimes a musician from Italy.
EMOTiONS PRO
Super-Judge
EMOTiONS PRO
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/emotionspro
Kazan, Russia
EMOTiONS.PRO is friends, Max and Gleb, who are united to capture moments of happiness in your personal history.
Yury Yarets
Yury Yarets
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/yaretsstudio
Lviv, Ukraine
Yarets Studio is Yury and Ulyana Yarets. Experienced videographers, pilot, teacher, shooting a wedding in a spiritual style.
Andrew Synoversky
Andrew Synoversky
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/synoversky
Ivano-Frankivs'k, Ukraine
We are a team of filmmakers, creative people who look for inspiration in people and engaged a favorite business. We enjoy it! Like to travel and open new horizons.
Dmitry Sedov
Dmitry Sedov
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/sedov
Moscow, Russia
Founder of the WEVA, producer, videographer with 20 years of experience.
Anton Serebryakov
Anton Serebryakov
vedeneev.weva.pro/en/videographer/fiksvideo
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Anton and Nastya we are Fiks video production, the team of filmmakers from St. Petersburg. We like documentaries and share our couples unique stories through our films.

Main categories

WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Videographer - Natalia & Roman Wedding
Videographer Oneshchak Production
Winner
Kiev, Ukraine

Best Videographer

23 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 2018 - Best Videographer - K&E
2 place
Videographer Stanislav Barachevsky
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Videographer - Vasily and Tatiana wedding
3 place
Videographer Roman Pyrozhenko
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Videographer - Viking Love
4 place
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Videographer - Свадьба Ж+Ж
5 place
Videographer Art & Shock  studio
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Video Editor - K&E
Videographer Stanislav Barachevsky
Winner
Kiev, Ukraine

Best Video Editor

20 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 2018 - Best Video Editor - I carry your heart
2 place
Videographer Wedding Brothers
Lviv, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Video Editor - И ты вспоминаеш 8 лет
3 place
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Video Editor - Nazar & Natalia Highlights
4 place
Videographer Vadis Films
Lviv, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Video Editor - Wedding SDE ⁞ Oleksandr & Nataliia
5 place
Videographer GOODzyk production
Lviv, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Cameraman - Portrait Video Studio - showreel
Videographer Portrait Video Studio
Winner
Kiev, Ukraine

Best Cameraman

19 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 2018 - Best Cameraman - Will Video - Your Own Story
2 place
Videographer WILL VIDEO Studio
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Cameraman - I carry your heart
3 place
Videographer Wedding Brothers
Lviv, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Cameraman - Cameraman
4 place
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Cameraman - K&E
5 place
Videographer Stanislav Barachevsky
Kiev, Ukraine

Wedding specializations

WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Sound Producer - Showreel Portrait Video Studio
Videographer Portrait Video Studio
Winner
Kiev, Ukraine

Best Sound Producer

11 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 2018 - Best Sound Producer - Да_Соколы
2 place
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Sound Producer - KatyaYura
3 place
Videographer Stanislav Barachevsky
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Sound Producer - The mountain between us
4 place
Videographer Fenko Films
Kropyvnytskyi, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Sound Producer - Teaser/Love Story/A&K
5 place
Videographer Alex Cupid
Odessa, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best SDE-maker - Natalia & Roman - SDE
Videographer Oneshchak Production
Winner
Kiev, Ukraine

Best SDE-maker

9 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 5 minutes.
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best SDE-maker - SDE Artur&Tanya
2 place
Videographer WILL VIDEO Studio
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best SDE-maker - Magic Park Wedding - SDE
3 place
Videographer Portrait Video Studio
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best SDE-maker - История о том как Богдан ждал торт
4 place
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best SDE-maker - Elena + Alejandro SDE
5 place
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Colorist - Thunder love teaser
Videographer Wedding Brothers
Winner
Lviv, Ukraine

Best Colorist

12 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 2018 - Best Colorist - Colorist
2 place
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Colorist - The mountain between us
3 place
Videographer Fenko Films
Kropyvnytskyi, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Colorist - Лёша и Даша
4 place
Videographer Art & Shock  studio
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Colorist - T & L in Iceland
5 place
Videographer Andrey Ischuk
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Pilot - Pilot
Videographer Анна Демяненко
Winner
Kiev, Ukraine

Best Pilot

10 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 3 minutes.
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Pilot - My Everything
2 place
Videographer Alex Cupid
Odessa, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Pilot - Alex&Liza
3 place
Videographer Portrait Video Studio
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Pilot - AeroShowreel 2018
4 place
Videographer Andrey Ischuk
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Pilot - Misha & Masha wedding highlights
5 place
Videographer Fenko Films
Kropyvnytskyi, Ukraine

Wedding genres

WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Wedding Highlights - Rimma & Nabih wedding in Castle
Videographer Wedding Brothers
Winner
Lviv, Ukraine

Best Wedding Highlights

22 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 2018 - Best Wedding Highlights - Alex&Liza wedding clip
2 place
Videographer Portrait Video Studio
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Wedding Highlights - wedding highlights Alexey Anastasia
3 place
Videographer Vlad Bohdanov
Chernivtsi, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Wedding Highlights - Свадьба Ж+Ж
4 place
Videographer Art & Shock  studio
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Wedding Highlights - Misha & Masha wedding highlights
5 place
Videographer Fenko Films
Kropyvnytskyi, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Walk - Дорогая, Даша!
Videographer Анна Демяненко
Winner
Kiev, Ukraine

Best Walk

14 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 2018 - Best Walk - Wedding Jamala&Seit-Bekir
2 place
Videographer Portrait Video Studio
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Walk - O&E
3 place
Videographer Stanislav Barachevsky
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Walk - Alex & Alina
4 place
Videographer OMEGA Videostudio
Odessa, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Walk - Vova & Hoa
5 place
Videographer Polina Oborina
Odessa, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Engagement - Feel the Alps
Videographer Wedding Brothers
Winner
Lviv, Ukraine

Best Engagement

14 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 2018 - Best Engagement - Y&A
2 place
Videographer Stanislav Barachevsky
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Engagement - Carlos & Carol
3 place
Videographer Vovka Kozubskyy
Ivano-Frankivs'k, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Engagement - Love story in Italy
4 place
Videographer Portrait Video Studio
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Engagement - LoveStory. A&K.
5 place
Videographer Alex Cupid
Odessa, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Save The Date - Video-invitation
Videographer GOODzyk production
Winner
Lviv, Ukraine

Save The Date

3 participants
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.
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Save The Date - Запрошення на весілля
2 place
Videographer Art & Shock  studio
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Save The Date - Vanya & Anya  запрошення
3 place
Videographer Vovka Kozubskyy
Ivano-Frankivs'k, Ukraine

For new users

WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Young Professional - Jawdat & Noor
Videographer Atis Rotar
Winner
Chernivtsi, Ukraine

Best Young Professional

8 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 2018 - Best Young Professional - Sofia & Oleksiy Wedding
2 place
Videographer Oneshchak Production
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Young Professional - Wedding highlights ⁞ Kahraman & Oksana
3 place
Videographer GOODzyk production
Lviv, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Young Professional - Немного пафосный тизер к свадьбе Паши и Лизы
4 place
Videographer Daniil May
Kharkiv, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Young Professional - Наш весільний Showreel 2017-2018
5 place
Videographer Andrii & Iryna Yablonsky
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Debut of the Year - wedding highlights Alexey Anastasia
Videographer Vlad Bohdanov
Winner
Chernivtsi, Ukraine

Best Debut of the Year

6 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.
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Debut of the Year - Promo ⁞ Harbuza Oleksandr
2 place
Videographer GOODzyk production
Lviv, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Debut of the Year - Софія та Олексій (Українське село).
3 place
Videographer Andrii & Iryna Yablonsky
Kiev, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Debut of the Year - Немного пафосный тизер к свадьбе Паши и Лизы
4 place
Videographer Daniil May
Kharkiv, Ukraine
WEVA UaAward 2018 - Best Debut of the Year - Roman & Vika. Wedding day.
5 place
Videographer Dmitriy Tsyganenko
Kherson, Ukraine

Rules

Who can participate?

Registered videographer on the web-site WEVA.PRO, who is over 18 years old.
$20 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.

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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