ScreenChamp Awards 2013

UPDATE: ScreenChamp Winners were announced live on The Forge on December 11th. Thanks to everyone who submitted videos this year!


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The ScreenChamp Awards recognize excellence in screencasting, and this year we had a bumper crop of great entries! Winners were announced mid-December on The Forge. Read on for prizes, rules, and more information.

See official rules for all the gloriously lawyerly details.

Winners and Finalists

Congrats to our 4 winners and 16 finalists! Out of the 230+ entries submitted, these screencasts stood out as the best-of-the-best.

Voting for the People’s Choice winner is now closed. We announced all five winners LIVE on our web show The Forge, December 11, 1:00pm EST!

EDU/Academic
Dave Crowder, Motion Physics: Forces
Graham Johnson, System of Equations Lesson Video
Stacey Roshan, 13.1 – Trigonometry with Right Triangles
Ashlie Smith, Work and Power WINNER

Sales and Marketing
Claude Des Forges, How Screen Capture Can Save You Money WINNER
Todd Moran, Exchange in 3:09
Eric Salerno, Building Engines Operations Performance Management
Andreas Zeitler, GarageBuy 3 Trailer

Training and Tutorial
Claude Des Forges, Email Marketing Tutorial WINNER
Ben McCormack, Shooting Video of Mobile Devices
Janet Thomas, WPA Basics (Windows Performance Analyzer)
TutorialDEPOT, How To: DP Project Recording Audio Part 2

Wildcard
Ben Rimes, How To: Screen Record Your iPad WINNER
Francis Joseph Seriña, The 5 Love Languages (Introduction) PEOPLE’S CHOICE WINNER
Sue Gelber, SoulCollage® Evolving–A Tool for the Changing Times
John Merriam, Fundraising on Facebook

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Finalists Prizes (16 selected)

Category winner Prizes (4 winners)

‘People’s Choice’ Prize (1 winner)

The Facts

Enter up to three (3) screencast videos. Videos will be assigned a category based on the information you provide (so please be as detailed as possible!). Categories are: Education (videos with a focus on teaching and/or schools, at any level); Tutorial and Training (videos with a focus on training or tutorial content); Sales and Marketing (videos made to sell or persuade); and Wildcard (videos that don’t fit in the previous categories).

We will choose four (4) finalists for each category, all of which will be eligible for a finalist prize. Those videos will then be passed to a panel of celebrity judges for scoring and posted publicly for a popular vote. The judges’ picks will each win an additional category prize…and the popular pick will win People’s Choice!

Important Dates

  • Submissions open: September 17
  • Submissions close: October 9 October 18 at 5:00pm ET (deadline extended!)
  • Finalists announced/voting begins: November 19
  • Voting Ends: December 6
  • Winners announced: December 11 live on (The Forge)

Worth noting

  • There is no cost to enter videos
  • You can use any video editing software to create your videos (no requirement to use TechSmith tools)
  • Videos can be a mix of media types but must have at least some element of screen recorded content
  • Videos can be in a language besides English, so long as they are captioned in English
  • Videos can be any duration

Congrats to all our finalists! Make sure to vote now at
the TechSmith YouTube channel