Secaucus, N.J. - Panasonic kicked off Monday the second annual "Shoot It. Share It" online video
contest to showcase its AG-AF100 HD cinema camera.
Winners of the contest, which accepts entrants in six categories,
will receive production gear valued at more than $5,000.
From Feb. 6 through March 7, Panasonic is accepting contest
entries from users of the AF10 professional micro 4/3 video camcorder optimized
for high-definition video recording. Contestants will submit up to five videos
(each up to five minutes in length) in six categories -- nature, short film,
commercial, music video, documentary or student -- demonstrating their creative
work with the AF100.
A grand prize, consisting of a Panasonic 42-inch TH-42BT300U Pro plasma
reference monitor plus a Vocas Micro Four Thirds to Prime Lens Adapter (valued
at more than $5,000), will be awarded to the contest winner.
A Vocas Matte Box and Rail system will be awarded to each of the
From March 12 through April 4, the public can choose among 18
semi-finalists (three per category) and vote online at ShootItShareIt.com for
the first-place winner in each category. A panel of judges will select the
grand prize winner.
The category winners and the grand-prize winner will be announced
during the NAB 2012 show in Las Vegas, April 16-19, as well as on the contest
For complete contest rules and information visit www.shootitshareit.com.