LumaFusion 2022 Editing Contests

Calling all editors, we’ve got a challenge for you!

Take part in the LumaFusion Editing Contests. These contests will spark your creativity and put your editing skills to the test. Besides bragging rights, winners of each contest will receive prizes. Yes, prizes!

LumaTouch will be awarding winners prizes of gift cards and gear to help you with your next edit.

Subscribe with the button below for contest updates. You’ll receive information about upcoming contests and winning projects.

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72HR Edit Contest 

The LumaFusion 72 Hour Editing Contest has begun. That’s plenty of time to win yourself an iPad Mini, iPad Air, or a $500 US Gift Card using your unique editing style. 

Entries will be judged on their editing first and then on their response to the prompt. The winning entry will have the most professional looking timeline along with the most entertaining video. 

Submit your video before the deadline for consideration: Aug 15th, 2022 at 9am PST.

Throw all of your editing tricks at us for this one. And have fun editing with LumaFusion! 

Prompt: 

Use LumaFusion to create a video titled: This is Why I Edit.  

Prizes: 

(Due to restrictions, prizes may vary for contestants living outside of the United Stated. Alternative prizes will be awarded on a case by case basis for these winners.) 

Winner: Their choice of an iPad Mini, an iPad Air, or a $500 US Visa Gift Card. 

Runner Up: Their Choice of a Samsung t7 2TB SSD, an Apple Magic Keyboard, or a $200 US Visa Gift Card. 

Honorable Mention(s): Their choice of any currently available or announced LumaFusion add on. 

Rules: 

  • Entry must follow and respond to the prompt.
  • Entries must be submitted by Aug 15th, 2022 at 9am PST.
  • Entry must be least 30 seconds in length but no more than three minutes. 
  • One submission per participant.
  • Other apps or programs may be used but the majority of the editing must be done in LumaFusion.
  • Aim for a PG rating by avoiding onscreen depictions of: violence, nudity, gratuitous offensive language, excessive gore, and controversial topics.
  • Own the rights or have permission to use all media contained in the submission.
  • Submission must be sent as a watchable link. (YouTube, Vimeo, etc.)
  • The Submission must include two video links: One an export of the video and the other a screen recording showing the timeline and video playing in LumaFusion.
  • Videos will be judged on the editing first. A short video with tight, complex editing will win over a long video with better looking media. Wow us with your creativity and attention to detail!
  • Winners must send a downloadable link of both videos.
  • Winners give LumaTouch permission to use their submission for internal and promotional purposes.

Click below when you’re ready to submit your entry. The deadline is Aug 15th, 2022 at 9am PST

Upcoming:

 

LumaFusion Promo Contest

The LumaFusion Promo Editing Competition challenges editors to create a 30 second promotional video about LumaFusion. Participants should highlight what they like most about LumaFusion and why other editors should use it as their video editing app.. We look forward to seeing your perspective on LumaFusion.  

More details to be announced. Sign-up to our LumaFusion Editing Contests Email List for updates.

Mobile Short Film

The LumaFusion Mobile Short Film Editing challenges editors to create a short film edited in LumaFusion. This competition is wide open and the culmination of the year’s competitions. Pick your favorite genre and lean into what makes your editing special. Be creative and wow us all!

More details to be announced. Sign-up to our LumaFusion Editing Contests Email List for updates.

 

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24 Hour Edit Contest

Contestants were challenged to create and deliver a video edited in LumaFusion before the twenty-four hour time limit expired. The videos were thirty seconds to two minutes in length and each editor needed to include 5 specific editing prompts in their submission. We had impressive submissions for this contest and the most entertaining and professionally edited videos came out on top.

This year’s winner is Jon Gill, with his video, Two Minds. Jon was awarded a new iPad Magic Keyboard for his editing setup. You can also follow Jon on Twitter.

Watch the 24 Hour Edit Playlist to see all of the qualifying video submissions.

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MoJo Editing Contest

The LumaFusion Mobile Journalism (MoJo) Editing Contest challenged editors to create a news style story using only mobile devices. Topics were open to hard hitting news stories or soft news focusing on people and their individual stories. Submissions were judged on storytelling ability, editing creativity, and adherence to the rules. 

This year’s winner is Mark Bellusci, with his video, Turning Point. Mark was awarded a $250 Visa Gift Card for his fantastic submission. You can see more of Mark’s work on his Linkedin.

Watch the MoJo Editing Contest Playlist to see all of the winning submissions.

Edit to Music Contest

The LumaFusion Edit to Music Contest challenged editors to create a short video that merged music with video. This challenge was wide open, encouraging creativity. The participant with the most entertaining and professional edit won!

This year’s winner is Dominic “TicToc” Bazile! Dominic won a $600 Visa Gift Card for his submission.

Follow Tic2datoc on TikTok, Twitter, and Instagram to see more of Dominic’s work.

You can watch the rest of the winning submissions here.

Questions about the LumaFusion Editing Contests? Email us. You can also follow us on social media.