Tourism Video Oscars: Best Tourism Videos of 2012

Remember to Breathe: Travel Alberta, Canada

Every industry has its competitions and awards, and the tourism industry is no different.

The Golden City Gate is an annual competition that has been held at ITB Berlin since 2001. Destinations from all over the world submit their best travel videos to this international tourism marketing competition.

Awards are given to the top three videos in each topic category; the Diamond Award is presented to the best movie in the competition. The 2012 Diamond Award was given to Travel Alberta for their video “Remember to Breathe” (see above). The entry deadline for 2013 is January 31, 2013.

Video concepts ranged from scenic imagery set to dramatic music to humor and effective storytelling. Such videos serve as inspriation — and competition — for your own tourism marketing videos. How do your own videos measure up?

Remember that tourism marketing videos don’t have to be expensive to be effective. We can work within your budget and deliver creative and quality video production that will increase your bottom line. Have an idea you want to flesh out for 2013? Give us a call and we can discuss options and possibilities to make next year your most successful yet.Tourism marketing videos don’t have to be expensive. Give us a call to discuss your own project ideas.

Here are a few of our favorite entries. (more…)

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