Adorama, announced the second installment of the “Create No Matter What” challenge series with the help of filmmaker Renan Ozturk. The second contest of the series challenges creators to submit a 30-60 second video taking viewers on a journey and tells a story. Participants will be entered for a chance to win a Sony Alpha a7 III camera prize package worth over $3,000, with three runners-up receiving a Prograde 256GB Memory Card. The Video Storytelling Challenge is open now through June 10 at 11:59 PM ET. The winner will be announced on June 12 at 12 p.m. ET.
“We always want to encourage and reward our community to think outside of the box when creating, and we’re excited to see how people rise to our next challenge of video storytelling,” said Mary-Irene Marek, Director of Content and Social Media, Adorama. “We’ve seen a tremendous amount of community engagement through Adorama’s #CreateNoMatterWhat campaign and want to continue to provide opportunities for our community to share their work with others.”
Adorama’s #CreateNoMatterWhat campaign is a community-based hashtag for creatives to engage with and encourage others to find ways to create, learn, and celebrate art. Whether it’s photography, videography, audio, design or editing, #CreateNoMatterWhat challenges creators to keep their creativity flowing while adjusting to working from home or social distancing.
To enter the Storytelling Challenge, videographers should submit a completed online entry form and upload up to five videos (150MB max limit for each upload). Winners will be selected based on the following criteria: adherence/appropriateness to the challenge theme, originality of expression, quality of video (lighting, sound, editing), ability to effectively tell a story, and visual and emotional impact.
The Video Storytelling Challenge is open now through June 10th at 11:59 PM ET. The winner will be announced on June 12th at 12 p.m. ET.