Annual professional award

WEVA RuAward 2018

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:
10 November — 10 December 2018 UTC 0
Judging:
11 December 2018 — 14 January 2019 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners:
19 January 2019

Judges

Dmitry Sedov
Dmitry Sedov
nadimoovi.weva.pro/en/videographer/sedov
Moscow, Russia
Founder of the WEVA, producer, videographer with 20 years of experience.
Alexander Shnaider
Alexander Shnaider
nadimoovi.weva.pro/en/videographer/fonvi
Moscow, Russia
The Best Videographer of Russia 2017, modern videographer, founder of the FONVI Studio, shooting weddings around the world.
EMOTiONS PRO
EMOTiONS PRO
nadimoovi.weva.pro/en/videographer/emotionspro
Kazan, Russia
Our team: Gleb Subbota and Maxim Krylov. Bright, catchy, emotional, harmonious video stories - this is what we do. By investing all skill, soul and intellect in our videos, we guarantee a high result! Shoot around the world!
Leonid Smith
Leonid Smith
nadimoovi.weva.pro/en/videographer/leonid_smith
Voronezh, Russia
Now the photo and video has become publicly available, but only a professional can make it relevant after many years. I show a couple the way it is, without artificiality and hypocrisy.
Vika Paramonova
Vika Paramonova
nadimoovi.weva.pro/en/videographer/paramonovamovies
Moscow, Russia
The best Wedding highlights 2018. A unique videographer, shooting thin spiritual films that you want to watch many times.
Welcome Films
Welcome Films
nadimoovi.weva.pro/en/videographer/welcome-films
Moscow, Russia
Maxim and Ksenia Shtange are a unique creative duo, musicians and singers, effectively working in the field of video production in Welcome Films Studio.
Roman Khlyustov
Roman Khlyustov
nadimoovi.weva.pro/en/videographer/khlyustov
Moscow, Russia
Roman and Vera / Khlyustov films. Stylish videographers, shooting amazing wedding films, in own "live reporting" style.
Mayeul Kawai-Thevenin
Super-Judge
Mayeul Kawai-Thevenin
nadimoovi.weva.pro/en/videographer/bktfilms
Paris, France
Creating timeless and precious souvenirs for our clients, that is what we do. I co-founded BKT Films in 2012 with my wife Anais. We telling our clients' story in France and across the globe.
Ilya Novikov
Ilya Novikov
nadimoovi.weva.pro/en/videographer/newdaycinema
Moscow, Russia
We, the studio "NewDayCinema", shoot video in Europe and Russia. We will come to any city in the world to change your idea of what can be a wedding video.
Slava Aramov
Slava Aramov
nadimoovi.weva.pro/en/videographer/aramov
Krasnoyarsk, Russia
Creative videographer from Siberia, shooting in a modern style.
Dima Raduga
Dima Raduga
nadimoovi.weva.pro/en/videographer/raduga
Moscow, Russia
Well-known among young people, a talented creative videographer, author of his own style, teacher.
Dmitry Pavlov
Dmitry Pavlov
nadimoovi.weva.pro/en/videographer/pablofilms
Moscow, Russia
Well-known among colleagues, a talented creative videographer, author of his own style
Lenny Pellico
Super-Judge
Lenny Pellico
nadimoovi.weva.pro/en/videographer/lennypellico
Bologna, Italy
The Best Walk 2017, The Best Videoeditor (2nd place). Wedding photographer, videomaker and sometimes a musician from Italy.
Riccardo Fasoli
Super-Judge
Riccardo Fasoli
nadimoovi.weva.pro/en/videographer/riccardofasoli
Düsseldorf, Germany
The Best Videographer 2018. "I love storytelling... The most of the time I capture and edit weddings, but I love also to create imagefilm that has a message, I like to tell stories, I like to describe emotions with motions".

Main categories

WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Videographer - Morocco Wedding Highlights
Videographer Артём Корчагин
Winner
N. Novgorod, Russia

Best Videographer

48 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 RuAward 2018 - Best Videographer - Jess+Seb
2 place
Videographer Yulia Vopilova
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Videographer - MatteoMila
3 place
Videographer MiraFilms Studio
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Videographer - Wedding I&V Santorini
4 place
Videographer Alexander Morozov
N. Novgorod, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Videographer - ValyaAnya // ElectricLove // Mallorca, Spain
5 place
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Video Editor - Sergey & Victoria
Videographer Евгений Голливуд
Winner
Yekaterinburg, Russia

Best Video Editor

40 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 RuAward 2018 - Best Video Editor - Morocco Wedding Highlights
2 place
Videographer Артём Корчагин
N. Novgorod, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Video Editor - Влад и Мария / Казбеги, ყაზბეგი
3 place
Videographer svadbography .ru
Krasnodar, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Video Editor - Vlad and Nastya
4 place
Videographer Yulia Vopilova
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Video Editor - 至爱
5 place
Videographer Vital Sidarenka
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Cameraman - DimaDasha
Videographer Артём Корчагин
Winner
N. Novgorod, Russia

Best Cameraman

41 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 RuAward 2018 - Best Cameraman - fuckyou2018
2 place
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Cameraman - showreel_2018
3 place
Videographer Олег Леднев
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Cameraman - Life is only where there is love. (أينما يتواجد الحب تتواجد الحياة)
4 place
Videographer Origami Group
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Cameraman - Into Ferns & Waves
5 place
Videographer Artem Ditkovsky
Saint Petersburg, Russia

Wedding specializations

WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Sound Producer - Wedding dreams
Videographer Михаил Колосков
Winner
Moscow, Russia

Best Sound Producer

21 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 RuAward 2018 - Best Sound Producer - Sergey & Alina
2 place
Videographer Евгений Голливуд
Yekaterinburg, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Sound Producer - Life is only where there is love
3 place
Videographer Origami Group
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Sound Producer - Teaser Victor + Asmik
4 place
Videographer Yulia Vopilova
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Sound Producer - #wedday_cosmos
5 place
Videographer Артём Корчагин
N. Novgorod, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best SDE-maker - Morocco Desert Party
Videographer Артём Корчагин
Winner
N. Novgorod, Russia

Best SDE-maker

21 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 RuAward 2018 - Best SDE-maker - Wedding day M+I | SDE | Neptun
2 place
Videographer Sem-V STUDIO
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best SDE-maker - Play God | SDE
3 place
Videographer Artem Ditkovsky
Saint Petersburg, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best SDE-maker - Саша и Рената SDE
4 place
Videographer Dmitry Melkadze
Rostov-na-Donu, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best SDE-maker - SDE J&Y
5 place
Videographer Navsegda Films
Khabarovsk, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Colorist - COLORREEL2018_WEVA
Videographer Рустам Курбанов
Winner
Moscow, Russia

Best Colorist

31 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 RuAward 2018 - Best Colorist - Vlad and Nastya
2 place
Videographer Yulia Vopilova
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Colorist - Vlad & Anastasia
3 place
Videographer Евгений Голливуд
Yekaterinburg, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Colorist - ВЛАД и МАРИЯ / Казбеги, ყაზბეგი
4 place
Videographer svadbography .ru
Krasnodar, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Colorist - colorreel
5 place
Videographer Олег Леднев
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Pilot - LOVE IS… Steady reel 2018
Videographer Vladimirov Vova
Winner
Krasnoyarsk, Russia

Best Pilot

12 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 RuAward 2018 - Best Pilot - Life is only where there is love
2 place
Videographer Origami Group
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Pilot - Unsteady
3 place
Videographer PREMIUM STUDIO
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Pilot - Into Ferns & Waves
4 place
Videographer Artem Ditkovsky
Saint Petersburg, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Pilot - Fly
5 place
Videographer SY Films
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia

Wedding genres

WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Wedding Highlights - MatteoMila
Videographer MiraFilms Studio
Winner
Moscow, Russia

Best Wedding Highlights

49 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 RuAward 2018 - Best Wedding Highlights - Morocco Wedding Highlights
2 place
Videographer Артём Корчагин
N. Novgorod, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Wedding Highlights - TheBigDay
3 place
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Wedding Highlights - Vlad + Alena
4 place
Videographer Yulia Vopilova
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Wedding Highlights - Ulli // Kristi
5 place
Videographer Bulat Galiullin
Belgorod, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Walk - ТЫ МОЙ И ТЫ МОЯ
Videographer svadbography .ru
Winner
Krasnodar, Russia

Best Walk

19 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 RuAward 2018 - Best Walk - R&A // Norway // Wedding Teaser
2 place
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Walk - Roman & Liza
3 place
Videographer Евгений Голливуд
Yekaterinburg, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Walk - Crimea
4 place
Videographer Jeneva Studio
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Walk - Why do you look at me?
5 place
Videographer Олег Леднев
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Engagement - ALEXSVETA | история знакомства
Videographer Mikhail Kulikov
Winner
Saint Petersburg, Russia

Best Engagement

27 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 5 minutes.
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Engagement - TIME
2 place
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Engagement - one city - one love
3 place
Videographer Олег Леднев
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Engagement - R & D
4 place
Videographer Vital Sidarenka
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Engagement - Lovestory | Igor & Lena
5 place
Videographer Navsegda Films
Khabarovsk, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Save The Date - Alex & Kate
Videographer Евгений Голливуд
Winner
Yekaterinburg, Russia

Save The Date

6 participants
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 3 minutes.
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Save The Date - Андрей и Даша / Приглашение
2 place
Videographer svadbography .ru
Krasnodar, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Save The Date - Bright, Beautiful, Energetic
3 place
Videographer Evgeniy Romanov
Saint Petersburg, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Save The Date - A&L
4 place
Videographer Origami Group
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Save The Date - Приглашение на свадьбу
5 place
Videographer Vadim Galyant
N. Novgorod, Russia

For new users

WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Young Professional - ЮЛЯ ДАНЯ СВАДЬБА ЧЕРНОГОРИЯ
Videographer Roman Filimonenko
Winner
Belgorod, Russia

Best Young Professional

29 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 RuAward 2018 - Best Young Professional - In a Search of Sunset
2 place
Videographer Alexander Cherednikov
Murmansk, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Young Professional - Wedding moments
3 place
Videographer NERO FILMS
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Young Professional - PAVEL & NELLIE
4 place
Videographer Andrey Samsonov
Sochi, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Young Professional - | Showreel 2018 | Gorn Films
5 place
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Debut of the Year - MAX PLUS LENA \ SHORT MOVIE
Videographer Dima White
Winner
Yekaterinburg, Russia

Best Debut of the Year

36 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 RuAward 2018 - Best Debut of the Year - rEVOLution
2 place
Videographer Олег Леднев
Moscow, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Debut of the Year - FOR ONLY YOU
3 place
Videographer Roman Filimonenko
Belgorod, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Debut of the Year - Crimea seclusion
4 place
Videographer Emil Malkovsky
Voronezh, Russia
WEVA RuAward 2018 - Best Debut of the Year - Beauty
5 place
Videographer Алексей Чижков
Saint Petersburg, Russia

Rules