Get Featured in Our June Collection

Photo credit: Kevin Klopper / Visualmagic   This June, we’re celebrating creators with a special campaign and curated collection to share with our members. We’ll be selecting work to match the collection theme and we want to give you a chance to participate! Enter our submission challenge to showcase your best lifestyle shots featuring artists, creators, and creative or animated templates with an artistic spin. The challenge opens today! To enter, simply send up to ten clips representing this theme to submissions@videoblocks.com by … Read more about Get Featured in Our June Collection

Announcing the Winners of the 2017 Marketplace Awards

Here at VideoBlocks, we believe that “When the community wins, we win.” This means that we live and breathe for our creative community of filmmakers, artists, and contributors—we are a stock footage company founded by creatives for creatives, and we’re always looking for new ways to celebrate the talent, innovation, and artistry of our contributors. That’s why this year we’re introducing the first ever Marketplace Awards. Our video Marketplace is the fastest-growing on the internet, with filmmakers uploading and selling their footage from … Read more about Announcing the Winners of the 2017 Marketplace Awards

Announcing the Winners of our #STOCKWORTHY Instagram Contest

Inspiration often strikes at unexpected moments, perhaps when you’re waiting for the bus or hanging out with a friend. A VideoBlocks contributor once told us that he looks for “stock worthy” footage every day, which prompted us to hold our #STOCKWORTHY Instagram contest—asking filmmakers and photographers to share the images and videos from their lives that embody the qualities that we value in stock, from composition to lighting to subject matter. Over the course of two weeks, we saw stunning entries from across the globe—including a cowboy … Read more about Announcing the Winners of our #STOCKWORTHY Instagram Contest

VideoBlocks 2 For 2 Contest

VideoBlocks 2 For 2 Contest Announcing the VideoBlocks 2 For 2 Contest! Submit your best two-minute video sequence for a chance to win massive exposure plus airfare for two for up to $2,000! Submit your video here! Are you on your way to becoming the next Alfred Hitchcock or Stanley Kubrick?! Can you do revenge on the level of Tarantino—or slapstick comedy on the level of Mel Brooks? We’d like to see you try . . . and hand out some really cool prize packages along the way. Entries can be from any genre: comedy, sci-fi, horror, … Read more about VideoBlocks 2 For 2 Contest

A Word from a VideoBlocks Winner

A few weeks ago we were extatic to announce the winners of our VideoBlocks Educators Photo Contest. We asked teachers to take a picture of their class using technology for education and include how they would use $1,000 and a year long subscription to VideoBlocks.com. Out of all of the enteries, the lucky kids and staff at John Simatovich Elementary came out on top. We recently got in touch with the teachers who entered, Mr. Smith and Mr. Guillen, to see what they've been up to and how they're using their cash prize and subscription. In true … Read more about A Word from a VideoBlocks Winner

VideoBlocks Education Contest Winners

Earlier this month VideoBlocks.com held a contest for educators to win a $1,000 prize to put towards technology in their classroom. The votes are in and here are our winners! 1st Place: John Simatovich Elementary School Here's how this elementary school plans on using their $1,000 cash prize!: If our school won $1,000.00, we would purchase digital video recorders for student use. Our students would then collaborate with teachers to capture real life examples of good character in action throughout the school. These episodes would be seen … Read more about VideoBlocks Education Contest Winners

An Update from the Video Editing Setup Winners

A little over a month ago we were ecstatic to award Skyview High School with a Canon T3i camera for coming in first place in our “Coolest Video Editing Setup” contest. Though we had over a thousand really impressive entries, it was the determination of these young videographers that launched them into first place. In need of some new equipment for their video production program, these kids got their teachers, peers and community on board to help them bring home the prize! About the Winners According to their website, Skyview High School is … Read more about An Update from the Video Editing Setup Winners