ProductionCrate VFX Contests

10 Second Contest and Updates

Check our update covering the latest visual effects, tutorials, assets and more. Enter our  Monthly 10 Second VFX Contest and win prizes. Rules and entries are below.

This Month's Contest: Haunting
Make a haunting video! Ghosts, ghouls, monsters and more are all perfect subjects

You have 10 seconds to create a video about a haunting. It could be a haunted house, a curse, or whatever you desire!

1st Place Prizes:

  • the ProductionCrate Trophy
  • 2 Stickers
  • 1 Year access to

Scoring Criteria:

  • X/30 - Originality / Creativity with given theme
  • X/30 - Use of VFX (Use at least 1 effect from FootageCrate)
  • X/20 - Story / Narrative
  • X/10 - Emotion response (Laugh out loud or comedy, make us jump for horror)
  • X/10 - Use of music and/or SFX.

Important Dates:

  • Video must be submitted by August 31st 2018, 11:59 PM PST
  • The winner will be chosen & announced by our team on the 2nd of September 2018.

Rules & Regulations:

  • Use at least 1 effect from
  • Use only VFX from or that you create yourself
  • Use only SFX/Music from or that you create yourself
  • Make it 10 seconds or shorter
  • Must be posted to YouTube
  • Must have a link to in the description
  • To participate you must be atleast 18 years old or have a parents permission.

* Youtube is not a sponsor of this contest. Entries which are not eligible, or don't follow the YouTube Community Guidelines will be disqualified. This contest is free to enter, and will be void in jurisdictions where prohibited. Participants agree to release YouTube, our sponsors/affiliates, and ProductionCrate from any and all liability related to this contest. To read our privacy policy click here. To read our terms & conditions click here.

Last Month's Results for: Chase Scene!
1st place goes to Testa Films

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The Long Shot

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Prank Gone Wrong!

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