TECNO Mobile Invites Aspiring Filipino Filmmakers To Join The 2021 Movie Masters Program Short Film Competition

Capture moving moments using the ‘Movie Master’ CAMON 18 Premier for the chance to win a Php 300,000 film grant in collaboration with Director Paul Soriano, and other awesome prizes!

TECNO Mobile’s CAMON 18 Premier is finally in the Philippines, and to officially kick off the arrival of this “Movie Master” smartphone, the brand is inviting amateur Filipino filmmakers, who are at least 18 years old, to join the 2021 Movie Masters Program Short Film Competition. The program aims to showcase moving moments from everyday life through original videos shot using the CAMON 18 Premier. 

Perfect for filmmakers, the CAMON 18 series is the most advanced pro-camera phone to come out of the CAMON line. Its CAMON 18 Premier variant is equipped with an ultra-steady Stabilized Gimbal Camera that delivers a #SuperSteadyShot in every video, which aspiring filmmakers can experience firsthand when they join the Movie Masters Program. 

Send In Your Entries for TECNO Mobile’s Movie Masters Program

The call for entries for the TECNO Mobile Movie Masters Program will run from November 12-20, 2021. To enter, interested participants must submit a 1-minute video where they explain why they should be considered for the program. Part of the video should include the participant speaking directly to the camera, while the rest of the 1-minute running time may be used creatively, and can include samples of past works, and other similar footage. 

Participants must guarantee that all submitted works are original, and do not contain any copyrighted audio, offensive language, pornography or obscenity. Submissions may be sent to ​​https://bit.ly/TECNOMovieMasters, and must include the following information:

  • Participant’s name
  • Contact details
  • Copy of any valid government ID

The deadline for entries is on November 20, 2021, at 11:00 PM. Entries will be assessed based on storytelling, creativity and originality, and engagement. 

After the Qualifier Round, three semi finalists for the Movie Masters Program will be selected by TECNO Mobile, from among all the submitted videos. Each semifinalist will receive a cash prize of Php 25,000, along with a CAMON 18 Premier smartphone.

Semi finalists will need to create short videos, with the theme “Capturing Moving Moments in the Philippines.” All semifinal videos must be shot using CAMON 18 Premier, giving participants the chance to see the Movie Master smartphone in action, and experience its Super Steady Shot feature. Submitted videos must focus on one of three subjects – The participant’s hometown or city, to show what life is like there; an upcoming holiday, such as a vacation, get-together or celebration that they are looking forward to; or daily life scenes featuring real people around them. 

The filmmaker with best video among the semi finalists will be awarded as the Grand Winner. The winning video will be selected based on storytelling, creativity and originality, and engagement, along with its technical quality, which includes cinematography, editing, background music, sound effects, and other audio. 

The Grand Winner will receive a Php 300,000 film grant, together with the opportunity to create a short film about capturing moving moments in the Philippines, with the help of top local director, Paul Soriano, and his team at TEN17P. The completed short film will be released globally this December, and will feature 2021 in retrospect, conveying the message that, while life may shake us, we are all capable of overcoming challenges in order to live a steady life, with a beautiful and stable future to look forward to. 

A runner-up will also be chosen, and will be given the title of TECNO Mobile’s 2022 Tourism Ambassador. The runner-up will receive a Holiday Travel Fund amounting to Php 40,000.

Get Your CAMON 18 Series and Experience #SuperSteadyShot from the Movie Master

CAMON 18 Premier, with Stabilized Gimbal Camera, is now available for the regular price of Php 15,990 at the TECNO Mobile PH Official Store in Shopee Mall and the TECNO Mobile Flagship Store in Lazada

The CAMON 18P variant, with a 48MP clear and steady video camera and 13MP 50mm pro portrait camera, will be available for regular selling starting November 20 at the TECNO Mobile PH Official Store in Shopee Mall, and December 1 at the TECNO Mobile Flagship Store in Lazada, with an SRP of Php 10,990.

CAMON 18, with a 48MP Multi-function Triple Camera, will also begin regular selling on November 20 at the TECNO Mobile Flagship Store in Lazada. This smartphone will have the regular price of Php 9,499.

The CAMON 18 Series is also available at KimStore, Rulls Shopee, Rulls Lazada, Ephone Shopee, Ephone Lazada, Cellboy Shopee, Cellboy Lazada, Wirecomm Shopee, Wirecomm Lazada, and Audionet as well. You may also shop at the TECNO Mobile Concept Store in SM North Edsa and TECNO Mobile Kiosks in Market Market, Mall of Asia, SM Sta Mesa, SM San Lazaro, SM Pampanga, SM Dasmariñas, SM Batangas, and SM Rosario.

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TECNO’s ‘Movie Master’ Camon 18 Series To Be Released In The Philippines Featuring A Stabilized Gimbal Camera and MediaTek’s Helio G96 Chips

International smartphone brand, TECNO Mobile, just confirmed that it will feature MediaTek’s Helio G96 chipset in its Camon 18 series, which is set to launch this October in the Philippines. The new MediaTek Helio G96 chipset is ideal for powerful 4G smartphones designed for the mainstream market, and is equipped with enhanced technology features which boost display and photography experiences.

TECNO’s Camon series was first launched in 2015 with a commitment to bring pioneering camera technologies to its consumers. It has since grown to be one of the most popular camera phones in the Philippines, after it was introduced in the market. The Helio G96 chipset will allow the TECNO Camon series to further enhance its position, as it provides cutting edge display and photography capabilities.

TECNO is the premium brand from TRANSSION Holdings dedicated to bringing innovative camera technologies and stylish designs. Its Camon series is known for its photography feats, having broken a Guinness World Record, and having previously collaborated with international partners like National Geographic. MediaTek’s latest chip offering, combined with TECNO’s AI Vision Optimization Solution (TAIVOS), promises to create smoother, sharper, and clearer photos and videos for the digitally native generation. 

The MediaTek Helio G96 SoC ensures premium everyday user experiences with its support for 120Hz displays with up to FullHD+ resolution for notably smoother scrolling of web pages and animations in apps. Helio G96 120Hz display support has no limitation in DDIC supply, C-phy or D-phy interface, and supports both LCD or AMOLED displays. Combined with support for up to 108 MP cameras for the most detailed images, fast Cat-13 4G LTE WorldMode modem integration, dual 4G SIM and VoLTE and ViLTE services, as well as its Intelligent Resource Management Engine and Networking Engine, MediaTek’s Helio G96 brings an impressive breadth of features and capabilities to 4G smartphones.

Camon 18 is already being called The Movie Master, and Camon 18 Premier’s Stabilized Gimbal Camera is definitely a feature to watch out for. 

The pre-order period for Camon 18 Premier in the Philippines is from November 6-10, 2021, while pre-order for Camon 18 and Camon 18P is from November 6-19, 2021. Camon 18 will be available online via the TECNO Mobile PH Official Store in Shopee Mall, Kimstore, MemoXpress, Rulls, Ephone Shopee, Ephone Lazada, and Wirecomm.

With this soon-to-launch smartphone series, TECNO makes it possible for all Filipinos to experience mobile technological innovations that can help improve the way they work, learn, play, and live, at a fraction of the price offered by other brands. Through this latest offering, TECNO Mobile stays true to its commitment to bring innovation to global emerging markets, as the premium smartphone brand for all. 

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Anticipation Soars After GSMArena Features the New TECNO Mobile Camon 18 Series

With the highly-anticipated release of Camon 18, the brand new offering from premium smartphone brand, TECNO Mobile, just around the corner, people are eager to learn more about what this device has to offer. Interest in the new smartphone rose even higher after an extensive first look at its features was released in GSMArena, a trusted resource for mobile phone information and reviews. 

On the day the article was released on the site, Camon 18 immediately shot up to second place on the site’s daily interest list, next to the Apple iPhone 13, which took the top spot. 

The article highlighted Camon 18’s shake-free triple camera with 16-135mm equivalent lenses, and f/1.6-3.5 apertures, along with its 5x optical zoom with image stabilization that offers clear and sharp images even when zoomed-in. 

Camon 18 promises to be a Movie Master, allowing users to beautifully record every wonderful moment. The device also shows strengthened camera features, which are great to use for capturing professional selfies, and even as an all-around camera.

The tech site also touched on Camon 18’s design features, including squared-off edges, and a selfie cam opening that appears to be smaller than that of its predecessor, Camon 17. The article also showcased images of this much-awaited phone in light and dark blue colors, but no additional details on the available colorways were shared. 

More information on the Camon 18 is sure to be available as the release date for this smartphone approaches. With this new smartphone, TECNO Mobile makes it possible for all Filipinos to experience technological innovations that can help improve the way they work, learn, play, and live, at a fraction of the price offered by other brands. Through this latest offering, TECNO Mobile stays true to its commitment to bring innovation to global emerging markets, as the premium smartphone brand for all. 

Be sure to stay updated on all the latest promos when you like and follow TECNO Mobile Philippines on Facebook. Visit www.tecno-mobile.com/ph to learn more about your favorite TECNO Mobile smartphones and gadgets.