b-roll.net AWARDS

Win by Voting in the b-roll.net AWARDS

Less than 48 hours left in the first round of the b-roll.net AWARDS, so I thought I should better explain how we’re not above bribery to get you to vote. The first round ends this Saturday at noon. If you want a chance to win a b-roll.net BAG or a b-roll.net HAT, judge as many clips as you can. The judges who vote for the most clips will be put…

Spirit of the b-roll.net AWARDS

I’m very proud of the contest that you “b-rollers” helped create. We now have the first completely online, peer-judged video competition around. This year’s b-roll.net AWARDS has almost 400 entries and hundreds of judges. Thanks to everyone who is participating. There is still a week left in Round 1 to vote. The aspect of the contest that is most important to me is the fact that it is peer-judged. I…

VOTE NOW in the b-roll.net AWARDS

As of 12 noon ET today, voting for the 2009 b-roll.net AWARDS has begun. http://b-roll.net/go/vote/ Now it is YOUR turn to be the judge. Go to http://b-roll.net/tv and click on the b-roll.net AWARDS tab to see all of the categories and  entries. As long as you’re logged in with you b-roll.net FORUM account, you will be able to vote for each story using our 5 point scale. Keep in mind…

b-roll.net AWARDS Entry Begins on New Year’s Day

The champagne and confetti may still be on the floor from New Year’s Eve, but New Year’s Day marks the beginning of the  2010 b-roll.net AWARDS. Many responses last year asked for more time to enter and judge the contest, so this year we’re extending the contest schedule. Don’t look at the extension as a chance to procrastinate. You should upload now! From 12 Noon ET on January 1 until…

b-roll.net AWARDS to Add a Production Category

2010 b-roll.net AWARDS begin [fergcorp_cdt_single date=”Sat 2 Jan 2010 12:00:00 -500″]. The start of the third annual b-roll.net AWARDS is just around the corner. The first completely online video contest for TV photographers worldwide – this pioneering contest broke new ground in 2008 by allowing photogs to have their work judged by their peers, and it’s been growing year after year. When the annual competition opens on January 1, 2010,…

Should the b-roll.net AWARDS have a OMB Category?

There has been a good debate on the b-roll.net FORUM about whether or not there should be a “One Man Band” category in the b-roll.net AWARDS. The proposed changes to the contest are as follows: 1) Change “Feature (Soft)” to “Feature” allowing hard and soft stories to enter. 2) Remove Completion Time Limit on “Feature.” 3) Remove “Feature (Hard)” category. 4) Add “Nat Sound” category (see rules below). 5) Remove…

Voter Winners in b-roll.net AWARDS

I owe everyone an apology for my sloth, but mainly I owe an apology to the 2 winners of the b-roll.net AWARDS Voter Giveaway.  As part of the b-roll.net AWARDS, the top voters are given prizes as well – and it has taken until now to accomplish that. For that, again I apologize. Enough groveling, let’s get to the prizes. Each of these winners will recieve a b-roll.net MESSENGER BAG….