If Corning’s optical cables have made your life better, they want you to make a film about it. The company has launched its “Film and Win” contest that will continue through April 1st. The video must show Corning’s Optical Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 cables in action and it must be able to be replicated by Corning. The videos must be in either English, German, or language free, and be a president of the U.S. U.K. or Germany. The video must also be about audio, video, photography, education, or machine vision. Videos will be graded by achievement and production quality.
Prizes are $10,000 for first, $3,000 for 2nd, and $1000 for third prize. All the details and links are below.
Corning Launches “Film and Win” Video Competition at CES 2015
Contestants can win up to $10,000 by demonstrating the benefits of Optical Cables by Corning
Corning Incorporated unveiled today its “Film and Win” video competition at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Participants 18 and older living in Germany, U.K., and U.S. are invited to showcase how Optical Cables by Corning help make their lives better.
Participants should submit a one-minute video demonstrating how Corning’s optical fiber cables for Thunderbolt™ or USB 3.0 help them reduce costs, improve their creative environment and save time.
Additionally, videos should show advancement in a particular industry segment, such as entertainment (pro audio visual, audio, photography, editing), machine vision, or education. Competition details include:
- Submission must be in English (spoken or subtitles), German (spoken or subtitles), or language free.
- Videos must be mp4 and 720 dpi or greater.
- The use case submitted must be replicable.
Corning will award three prizes for this competition, including:
- 1st Prize – $10,000 USD
- 2nd Prize – $3,000 USD
- 3rd Prize – $1,000 USD
Entries will be judged based on relevance, clarity of use case and benefit; the degree of advancement achieved by using our cables; creativity, and video production quality.
Entries for the contest will be accepted from January 6, 2015 – April 1, 2015. Winners will be announced at theNAB Show, held April 11-16, 2015 in Las Vegas. For more details on the contest visit: http://www.corning.com/opcomm/OCBC/win10000