Video Guidelines

 

It is the responsibility of the individual exhibitors to secure all needed equipment and ensure that they are working properly.

Equipment needed

  • >Digital video camera, tablet or smartphone with video and audio capability
  • Computer, smartphone or tablet with internet connection

Rules for Videos

  • Videos must be continuous without any editing. If video is edited it will result in a no score.
  • All video must have audio.
  • Videos can be filmed after patterns are posted on Friday, Sept. 18 at 5pm.
  • Only one rider at a time in each video.
  • May be filmed in a pasture, arena or dirt lot. You must set pattern up exactly as it reads.
  • Acceptable video formats:
    • MP4
    • MOV
    • MPEG-4
    • AVI

At beginning of video, hold up a sign with the following:

  • Full name of rider
  • Birthdate
  • Class number
  • Full name of horse
  • Horse registration number
  • Horse age

Guidelines for filming

Pattern Class

Walk 20 seconds, Trot/Jog 30 seconds, Lope/canter 30 seconds, walk reserves direction repeat prior segment after completion halt and back 5 steps.

  • In Showmanship, the camera person represents the eyes and ears of the judge and should be standing and filming from that perspective.
  • Other patterns - shoot the video from the best angle.

Rail Class

Walk 20 seconds, Trot/Jog 30 seconds, Lope/canter 30 seconds, walk reserves direction repeat prior segment after completion halt and back 5 steps.

  • Ranch Class - camera person announces each gait for the rider.

Video Submissions

  • Date Patterns will be posted - TBD
  • Video uploads begin at 8am June 21, 2021
  • Video uploads close at 5pm June 27, 2021 (please allow for upload time, videos not fully uploaded by 5pm will not count)

Tutorial Videos:

Instructions for submitting videos

  • Title videos with the following format:
       "Contestant Number_FirstNameLastName_Class Number"
       Example: 2222_JohnSmith
    _03

  • Acceptable video formats:
    • MP4
    • MOV
    • MPEG-4
    • AVI

  • Videos must be continuous, with sound, and without any editing. If video is edited it will result in a no score.

  • Please upload your video to the Google Drive folder. NOTE: You will have to login to Google in order to upload.

  • Uploaded videos will be moved out of the folder regularly for security purposes.

Technical Support and questions

Please contact Scott Mautte at idevelopsupport@ucanr.edu, 530-750-1335.