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.

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Current Contest

LumaFusion 2022 Best Edit Contest

2022 Best Edit Contest

What was your favorite editing project of 2022? We want to see it! Send us your best edit of 2022 for a chance to win a $1,000 US Gift Card! Second place will win a $500 US Gift Card and runners up a $250 US Gift Card. Winners living outside of the United States will receive equivalent prizes on a case by case basis.  

Genre doesn’t matter, as long as your video adheres to the contest rules below. If your video is part of a larger project, please include any helpful information in the video description. 

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

Submit your video by the deadline for consideration: Dec. 31st, 2022 at 11:59 PM PST.

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

Questions? Email contests@luma-touch.com 

Rules and Guidelines

  • Submission must be least thirty seconds in length but no longer than thirty minutes. 
  • Submission must have been edited in 2022.
  • Submission must be in by Dec. 31st, 2022 at 11:59 PM PST.
  • One entry per participant.
  • Previous winning submissions will not be considered but previous winners are encouraged to participate with a different submission.
  • Other apps or programs may be used but the majority of the editing on your submission must be done in LumaFusion.
  • Aim for a PG rating with your submission by avoiding onscreen depictions of: violence, nudity, gratuitous offensive language, excessive gore, and controversial topics.
  • Submitter must 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. See our previous contest winners for examples.
  • 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 external promotional purposes.

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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.

72HR Edit Contest 

The LumaFusion 72 Hour Editing Contest challenged LumaFusion customers to create a short video titled: This Is Why I Edit. After the prompt was announced, participants had 72 hours to think, plan, collect footage, and edit their videos. Aida Travel Secrets stole the show with her fun edits, creatively weaving LumaFusion into the video, and a personality that leapt off the timeline. A new iPad Air was awarded to the winner. 

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