REDirect returns for its third year with REDirect Explore, a celebration of the outside world. Hand-selected cinematographers from around the globe have been challenged with creating, capturing, and editing a captivating outdoor adventure lifestyle story.
This year, REDirect viewers have the power to vote for the Fan Favorite by 'Liking' their favorite entries on RED's 4K YouTube channel, Shot on RED. Watch the contestant submissions below and vote for your favorite. Voting closes at 12:00pm PT on August 8th.
Each contestant received the newly-released RED SCARLET-W camera system to capture their story. Boasting 5K resolution and a lightweight design, SCARLET-W was the ideal tool to capture high-quality images in even the most hard to reach locations. In addition to the SCARLET-W camera system, each contestant received a suite of G-Technology storage products, a Dell Latitude 12” Rugged tablet to review footage, Carl Zeiss lenses to cover every perspective, and a durable f-stop Shinn camera bag to carry their gear in to the field.
REDirect Explore's Grand Prize winner will take home their SCARLET-W camera used during REDirect, RED Touch 4.7” LCD, Outrigger Handle, Universal Handle, Quick Release Platform Pack, AC Power Adaptor, V-Lock I/O Expander, 240GB RED MINI-MAG 4-Pack, four Zeiss Milvus lenses, 48TB G-Technology G-Speed Shuttle XL Drive, 1-year subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud, and an f-stop Shinn camera bag—collecting over $35,000 worth of gear throughout the competition to continue shooting their passion.
Second place will receive a SCARLET-W camera, valued at $9,950.