WPAI Wedding Video Awards 2018 Results

The Wedding Photographers Association of India, in association with Sennheiser, is proud to announce the results of the first-ever WPAI Wedding Video Awards 2018. With more than hundreds of entries received, the decision-making process was extremely tough for the contest judges.  We would like to thank the many, many artists who submitted their work for the contest and would like to affirm that we saw some GREAT work from all the entrants and encourage them to keep submitting their work for all future contests. It is your continued participation and support that will keep us going.

 

WPAI Wedding Video Awards Judges

WPAI Awards judges are masters of filmmaking and are invited from across various genres to form a collective jury that represents some of the best talents in the world today. These judges have, in the course of their careers, spent a lot of energy helping younger artists discover their potential and grow their craft.

 

Badal Jain

 

Vishal Punjabi

 

Francesco Spiezia

 

Mili Ghosh

 


WINNERS

The winners per category are listed below.

WPAI Filmmaker Award

The category awards achievement in the overall execution of the film/trailer.

First prize

Studio/Company: Journeys by Ram
Team: Arjun Shetty, Santhosh V, Vignesh Bhat

Congratulations! You win a FujiFilm XT3 camera kit worth 1,49,999 INR and an AVX Combo Set by Sennheiser worth 79,900 INR!

WPAI Filmmaker of the Year Award from WPAI on Vimeo.

Runner up

Studio/Company: Naman Verma
Team: Dushyant Gadara, Sagar Parmar, Chetan Prajapati

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Honourable Mention

Studio/Company: Ashish Taj Photography

WPAI Filmmaker of the Year Award from WPAI on Vimeo.

 

Honourable Mention

Studio/Company: Karan Sidhu Photography

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Sennheiser Sound Award

The Best Sound Award will be awarded to the film/trailer exhibiting the finest or most aesthetic sound design or sound editing.

First prize

Studio/Company: Picturemakers (Praveen Padmanabhan)
SOUND ENGINEER / EDITOR Name: To be updated shortly

Congratulations! You win an AVX MKE 2 Set by Sennheiser worth 67,900 INR!

WPAI Sennheiser Sound Award from WPAI on Vimeo.

Runner up

Studio/Company: Busy Bee Studio (Kinjal Majithia)
SOUND ENGINEER / EDITOR Name: Kinjal Majithia and Nitin

WPAI Sennheiser Sound Award from WPAI on Vimeo.

Editor Award

The Editor Award recognises films/trailers where the editing process has created meaning, understanding and emotions.

First prize

Studio/Company: Naman Verma (Naman Verma)
EDITOR Name: Dushyant Gadara

Congratulations! You win  Monitoring Headphones by Sennheiser worth 6490 INR.

WPAI Editor Award from WPAI on Vimeo.

Runner up

Studios/Company: Priyam Malhotra
EDITOR Name: Priyam Malhotra and Vikas Lodhi

WPAI Editor Award from WPAI on Vimeo.

Honourable Mention

Studio/Company: Magic Elephants
EDITOR Name: Mani Rathnam

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Director of Photography Award

The category awards the cinematographer of the film/trailer with the most visually appealing and creative camera work.

First prize

Studio/Company: Rock Paper Scissors Films (Joseph Touthang)
DOP Name: Joseph Touthang, Ikron Luikham
T
eam: Ridhima Sekhri, Joseph Thaliath, Seigoulien Touthang

Congratulations! You win an MKE – 440 by Sennheiser worth 20,900 INR!

WPAI Director of Photography Award from WPAI on Vimeo.

Runner up

Studio/Company: Ashish Taj Photography (Ashish Taj)
DOP Name: To be updated shortly

WPAI Director of Photography Award from WPAI on Vimeo.

Honourable Mention

Studio/Company: Priyam Malhotra Photography (Priyam Malhotra)
DOP Name: Ankit Agarwal, Priyam Malhotra, Ravi Kumar & Chandra Prakash

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Visual Effects Award

This category recognises the most outstanding visual effects in a wedding film/trailer.

First prize

Studio/Company: Recall Pictures (Raonak Hathiramani)
VFX ARTIST Name: Raonak Hathiramani
Team: Raonak Hathiramani, Mithil Kotwal, Tony Adrial, Atish Kumar, Shelly Sharma, Aniruddha Aggarwal, Sunny Pariani

Congratulations! You win  Monitoring Headphones by Sennheiser worth 6490 INR!

WPAI Visual Effects Award from WPAI on Vimeo.


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