DIGITAL STUDIO AWARDS 2019
At the gala awards night on March 2019, the Digital Studio Awards will recognize achievements in twelve categories that cover the gamut of media & entertainment production, from broadcast to distribution, to technical excellence in film and TV all the way to delivery and services. 2019 AWARDS CATEGORIES BEST CONTENT CAPTURE
Awarded to the company who has created the most impressive content capture in a piece of work produced in or for the Middle East.
BEST LIVE ACTION CAPTURE
Awarded to the company who has created the most impressive live content capture in or for the Middle East market.
BEST USE OF SPECIAL EFFECTS / ANIMATION
Awarded to the company who has created the most impressive special effects and/ or animation work in a piece of content produced in or for the Middle East.
DISTRIBUTOR INITIATIVE OF THE YEAR
This award is dedicated to a regional distributor that has gone above and beyond in terms of bringing innovation to this vital component of the broadcast and production technology industry. The award aims to recognise particularly innovative initiatives that help bridge the gap between manufacturers and end users while boosting sales and improving end-user experience.
EXCELLENCE IN POST PRODUCTION
Awarded to the company who has demonstrated best practices in post production in the Middle East - the gruelling work of developing raw content into an expertly crafted work ready for viewing.
STUDIO OF THE YEAR
Awarded to the Middle East situated studio that has demonstrated excellence in output, facilities and innovation throughout the year.
OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN WORKFLOW
Awarded to the company who has consistently provided excellent workflow solutions to reduce the time spent between content capture to broadcast.
BEST TECHNICAL INSTALLATION AWARD
Awarded to a specific technical installation that stands out for innovation and technical precision.
CONTENT DELIVERY PLATFORM OF THE YEAR
Awarded to the company that can provide evidence of having provided the most impressive, seamless and advanced content delivery platform to market.
BEST TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION AWARD
This award recognises a particularly innovative new product or service that has helped to transform the region’s content production sector in the past year.
BROADCAST EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR
This award is given to an individual who has had a significant impact on the broadcast and production sector in the Middle East in the past 12 months, influencing and affecting how their company has succeeded throughout the year.
ORIGINAL PRODUCTION OF THE YEAR
A new category, this award recognises the most impactful original production in the past 12 months produced and released for TV broadcast or OTT platforms in the Middle East market. The award s given to an original production that has demonstrated outstanding production values and an innovative format or content previously not seen on regional screens.
HOW TO ENTER:
Visit the DS Awards website at – www.digitalstudiome. com/dsawards/
Click “Submit Nominations’ on the homepage Choose your Category and complete the brief registration form Follow the simple steps to complete your nomination details
In your submission be sure to include details, in 500 words or less, showing why your entry deserves to win over others
Click on ‘Submit’ button to complete the process Please note the following important points -
Take care to upload supporting files, press clippings, links to video, pictures or any other information that would help the judges get a better impression of why you deserve to win. Entrants can log in and edit your entry at any point before the nomination deadline. After the nomination deadline has passed, nominations may not be edited and will be sent to the judges