Nominations open for Digital Studio Awards 2016

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Nominations are now open for the 12th edition of the Digital Studio Awards, the leading awards event for the region's production and broadcast sectors.

This year’s awards will take place on Wednesday 9th March, the second night of CABSAT, the region’s biggest exhibition for the broadcast and production industries.

The awards, which will take place at a five-star hotel in Dubai, will be attended by the region’s leading professionals in the broadcast, TV and film production and post-production industries, as well as vendors, systems integrators, consultants and other high profile guests.

This year there are 16 categories of award, covering all aspects of the industry, spanning from content production to distribution.

The Awards categories are:

Up & Coming Film Maker of the Year

Best Content Capture

Best Live Action Capture

Outstanding Sound Capture

Studio of the Year

Best Special Effects / CGI

Best Use of Animation

Excellence in Post-Production

Best Editing Award

Outstanding Achievement in Workflow

Best Technical Installation Award

Content Delivery Platform of the Year

Satellite Services Innovation of the Year

Service Innovation of the Year (production or broadcast)

Technology Innovation of the Year

Broadcast Executive of the Year

Companies interested in entering the awards should visit the dedicated awards website by clicking here

The site lists all necessary information, including the awards categories and nomination instructions. Just click on the "nominations" tab at the top of the home page, and then click on "Submit Nominations" and “Choose Category” to select your category.

Please note the following important points:

• Entrants are free to enter as many categories as they like.
• The project that you are nominating for any given category should have taken place between 14th January 2015 and 5th February 2016.
• The nominations deadline is Monday 1st February 2016
• Winners announced at Digital Studio Awards ceremony on Wednesday 9th March 2016.

If you have any questions related to the awards, including the nomination process and eligibility, please contact Roger Field at or call +971 4 444 3419.

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact or call +971 4 444 3381

To view a gallery of last year's awards winnners, click here.

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