Jeven Dovey’s 500k Camera Kit Contest

YouTubers are the future of filmmaking, and the gear we use is essential to help us tell our stories. Jeven Dovey started his channel over four years ago because he was looking for a creative outlet and 500+ videos later he built a following of half a million subscribers. He hopes that his videos help creators like you to achieve your goals on the platform.

Kit and Jeven Dovey are inviting you to win a YouTuber Starter Kit so that you can make professional-quality videos on YouTube. Read below to see how you can win and to see details on the prizes.

Contest Overview

If you’ve already subscribed to Jeven Dovey’s YouTube channel, you’ve likely seen his new “What’s in my 500k Camera Bag” video. In this video, Jeven shows you the gear that got him to 500k subscribers on YouTube.

Now, Kit and Jeven Dovey are inviting you to show us your video creation Kit. We want to see the gear you use or dream of using to create videos.

Entry Period & How to Enter

The contest begins at 12 pm PST on Thursday, May 21st, 2020, and ends at 12 pm PST on Thursday, June 18th, 2020.

1. Go to and make an account/or sign in.

2. Create a complete Gear Bag Kit at any price point. It should contain all of your video creation essentials. To see an example, you can check out Jeven Dovey’s YouTube Gear List Kit.

3. Make sure to use the hashtag #500kcamerakit in the description field of your Kit. If you do not use the #500kcamerakit hashtag, you will not be entered into the contest.


Prizes have been provided by Jeven Dovey, Kit, and the following sponsors:

The first prize winner will receive

  • Their choice of a camera from the Canon EOS M50, DJI Mavic Air, or the Insta360 One R Twin Edition
  • A Switchpod
  • 1 Year of Geniuslink
  • 1 Year of Epidemic Sound 
  • 1 Year of Creator Film School Membership

The second prize winner will receive

  • Their choice from the two remaining cameras
  • A Switchpod
  • 1 Year of Geniuslink
  • 6 Months of Epidemic Sound
  • 6 Months of Creator Film School Membership

The third prize winner will receive

  • The last camera available
  • A Switchpod
  • 1 Year of Geniuslink
  • 3 Months of Epidemic Sound
  • 3 Months of Creator Film School Membership

The Judging and Selection Process

Jeven and Team Kit will select 10 finalists’ Kits based upon the following criteria. 

  • Quality of descriptions of Kit and items in the Kit
  • Creativity
  • How realistic the Kit is for the purpose of the Kit
  • How well the Kit works for its niche
  • How well the entrant tells the story of their Kit and what the Kit is for

Extra points can be earned by creating a video for your Kit, if you put your video in the description of your Kit we’ll be sure to watch it!

Your Kit doesn’t have to fit in a backpack and doesn’t have to fall within a specific price range. We’re looking for the best Kits for someone looking to get everything they need to make a quality video. If your Kit does that, then you’re on the right track!

On June 25th at 12 pm PST Jeven will post a live stream on his YouTube channel that reviews the 10 finalists’ Kits. At the end of the video, he’ll announce the three winners.

Additionally, the three winners will be contacted via the email they use with their Kit account.

Questions? Leave a comment below.

YouTube Contest and Community Guidelines: YouTube is not a sponsor of this contest and is released from any and all liability related to this contest.

Due to Covid-19, physical prizes may be subject to delayed shipping

No Purchase Necessary – Void where prohibited