Inter Drone Film Festival
MELVILLE, N.Y., May 19, 2015 — BZ Media LLC announced today the opening of the InterDrone Film Festival, giving aerial cinematographers a stage where they can show their best footage shot by a UAV, at InterDrone.The International Drone Conference and Exposition being held September 9-10-11 at The Rio in Las Vegas. The celebration of finalists and winners will happen Wednesday evening, September 9, during a reception at InterDrone.
Nine judges will use their expertise in aerial cinematography to determine the best video captured with a drone in six categories: Natural Wonders, Cityscapes and Architecture, Action Sports, Acrobatics/Technical Skill, Storytelling and Reel. The festival includes a People’s Choice Award in each category plus an overall Best in Show, which carries a Grand Prize of $2,000 or equivalent drone.
Winners in each category will also receive $500 and a free All-Access Pass to InterDrone. Runner-Ups in each category receive $200 and a free All-Access Pass to InterDrone, and the People’s Choice will receive $500. Finalists get a free pass to the Film Festival Reception and Expo Hall and a 30% discount on the All-Access Conference Pass.
The impressive lineup of judges includes Randy Braun of DJI, Eric Dupin of Dronestagram, Jeff Foster of PixelPainter, Ron Futrell of AeroJournalism, Bob Gonsalves of the United States Association of Unmanned Aerial Videographers (UAVUS), Colin Guinn of 3D Robotics, Tom Hallman of Pictorvision Inc., Dave and Sarah Oneal of That Drone Show, and Preston Ryon of Snaproll Media.
Registration for InterDrone—strictly for trade and commercial drone builders, buyers and flyers and business owners—is now open at www.InterDrone.com. The Call for Speakers will close on May 29. For information on speaking at InterDrone, contact Katie Serignese, director of conference programs, at firstname.lastname@example.org. For information on exhibiting or event sponsorships, please contact Ted Bahr at email@example.com or +1 631-421-4158 x101.
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