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In project Mendota, we are looking for short 3-20 second action shot videos of adults such as blowing a candle, kicking a ball, doing cartwheel, etc. If you can think it and it screams action shot, we want to see it!

You can submit a maximum of 5 action shot videos (1 action shot per video) using our Appen Mobile app.


– Adult: 18-64 years old

-Hardware: iPhone 12 or newer (older models and versions are not acceptable)

-Software: iOS 16 or higher

-Camera resolution is set to 4k, 30fps

-Stable internet connection


The pay rate range you see listed in the job post indicates the pay rate per accepted video (lowest rate) and the maximum you can earn if you submit 5 videos and they are all accepted after our quality-checks (highest rate). Amounts listed in USD.



$7 – $35 one-time