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Media Requirements

Below is an overview of the media requirements.

Please remove the following before uploading any media:
  • Agency Credits
  • Individual Credits
  • Agency Logos
  • Slates

If you have any questions about media requirements, please click the envelope icon below and send us a message.

Image Upload

NOTE: All medium types require an image to be uploaded to the entry in order to submit payment.

Required Spec for Image Uploads:

  • Resolution*:
    - 2400 x 3000 pixels (portrait minimum)
    - 3000 x 2400 pixels (landscape minimum)

    * Please note the following exceptions:
      Digital/Mobile and Social Media mediums:
      - 600 x 800 pixels (portrait minimum)
      - 800 x 600 pixels (landscape minimum)

     Film mediums
      - 480 x 640 pixels (portrait minimum)
      - 640 x 480 pixels (landscape minimum)
  • File Type: .png
  • File Type: .jpg
  • Color Mode: RGB
  • File Size: Up to 50 MB

If the work requires multiple images, each image must be uploaded as a separate image.

In the event that your entry is awarded a statue, the image provided will be used as a thumbnail on the Winners' Gallery on the Clio website.

Video Upload

Required Spec for Video Uploads:

  • Resolution: 640 x 480 (minimum)
  • File Type: mp4
  • Compression: h264
  • Sound: AAC 44khz
  • File Size: Up to 500 MB

All bars, slates, and black must be removed from videos.

All videos must be submitted through the entry system on the Upload tab. 

PDF Upload

Required Spec for PDF Uploads:

  • File Size: Up to 50 MB
  • PDFs can be either single page or multiple pages.
  • PDFs do not need to be 300dpi resolution.
  • We suggest using Adobe's 'Reduced Size PDF' feature when saving your file.

Audio Upload

Required Spec for Audio Uploads:

  • File type: .mp3
  • Sampling rate: 44 KHz (44,100 Hz)
  • Bit rate: 196 KB/s (maximum)
  • Sound: Stereo
  • File size: Up to 50 MB


Required Spec for URLs:

  • Entrants must keep the URL accessible online for judging through December 4, 2024.
  • Please provide any login credentials required to access the URL.
  • Please do not have the case study video within the URL.
    * NOTE: Entrants are able to upload video footage within our media upload areas.
  • URL entered may not contain agency name at any point,including but not limited to website, webpage title, or within the URL link.

Physical Entries

Clio Sports does not allow for Physical Entries.