When working on your wedding budget, the video is likely to stand out as an area where you can save money. Many people decide to drop the professional videographer and go for a cheap option, or ask a friend to do the job. Your wedding is one of the most important days of your life and you’ll want to treasure the memories for years to come. A wedding video is like a time machine; it will let you relive your wedding day time and time again. If you aren’t sure whether you event want a wedding video at all, our advice is to do it! Don’t make the mistake of thinking a video is be boring or embarrassing — a skilled videographer will make it a real treasure. Professional videographer VS enthusiastic family or friend. It’s not hard to find someone who will produce a video on the cheap, or even for free. You may find that an enthusiastic family member and friend will offer to do it for you. This can be a delicate situation – especially if you don’t want to hurt Uncle Bob’s feelings, but you’re prefer to hire a professional.
In virtually all cases a competent professional will produce a much better video than even the most enthusiastic amateur. There are many aspects to wedding videography which can only be learnt through years of experience in dealing with this genre. If you choose to use a non-professional, make sure you understand and accept this fact. A wedding video is a movie of your wedding day, a lasting memory that contains 30 pictures every second and includes the timeless sites and sounds of every important event that took place on your special day. A professional wedding video should tell the story of your wedding day. Using creative camera work, a keen attention to detail, and artistic editing using music, the right blend of effects and transitions, the professional wedding videographer should produce a video you will watch often and be proud to show others.