2022-23 SATW Foundation Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Competition

125a Travel Video Story More Than 2 Minutes ( Travel Audio-Podcasts and Guides,Travel Audio-Radio,Travel Magazines,Travel Coverage in General Magazines,Newspapers) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: William Tang
    Entry Title: This is Patagonia
    Entry Credit: William Tang
    Judge Comment: Great videos create an urgency in the mind of the viewer. This one demands that you see Patagonia with your own eyes, learning its culture, feeling its soil and savoring its cuisine. Sharp editing and concise but complete dialogue make this video sparkle.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: BBC Reel
    Entry Title: The Trans-Bhutan Trail reopens after 60 years
    Entry Credit: Mayank Soni, Anna Bressanin
    Judge Comment: This video transports you to another time in Bhutan, letting you feel and understand its past as it unfolds along a historic route. Great research and stunning imagery complement a piece that teaches viewers about a society and its rich heritage.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Corina Pintado
    Entry Title: How Singapore Airlines Makes 50,000 In-Flight Meals A Day
    Entry Credit: Abby Narishkin, Mark Adam Miller, Dorian Barranco, Jeremy Dreyfuss, Daniel Allen
    Judge Comment: Who knew so much thinking went into airline meals? This behind-the-scenes view goes beyond the staggering numbers to explore how the in-air experience is really a science. Strong script and imaginative camera work keep viewers’ attention to the end.
  • Place Name: Honorable Mention
    Contestant Name: The Points Guy
    Entry Title: RACE to Heathrow Airport | Is the ELIZABETH LINE faster than Heathrow Express and taxi?
    Entry Credit: Nicky Kelvin, Liam Spencer, Ben Smithson
    Judge Comment: A fun consumer video to commemorate a new rail line explores which way is the fastest route to Heathrow from Central London. It shows great use of selfie stick camera footage edited into a fast-paced competition.