The Short Story (Required for Weddings)
A 2-4 minute cinematic edit including high definition footage, quality audio, and a romantic soundtrack incorporating:
Venue footage to capture the beauty of the location, and decorations, including aerial coverage (drone flight dependent on venue & weather restrictions)
Couple pre-ceremony preparations.
Love story interviews: Individually sit down with us prior to the ceremony to candidly answer a few questions; portions will be intertwined into the film
Two story tellers (videographers) to capture and highlight all the best moments
Post ceremony couple session (similar to what photographers do)
Early portions of the reception
Your Story, Your Way
(Optional 'A La Carte'Add-On Packages)
the 'Wedding Party' Preparations
This popular add on captures both of the wedding parties important pre-ceremony preparations and activities. This element adds a bit more backstory, depth, and additional time to your story
The First Look (Day of Wedding)
This is a great opportunity for the couple to share a private moment before the ceremony, and the footage is a welcome addition to the film; adding time as well
This option elevates the storytelling as we professionally record audio of your vows and incorporate portions into your video. Miss a speech or want to relive it? Additionally we give you the unedited copies of the best speech footage we have available
For this selection we professionally record audio of your toasts and may incorporate portions into your video. Miss a speech or want to relive it? We will give you the unedited copies of the best speech footage and audio we have available!
the Party Package
This addition transitions the intimate story of the ceremony and bridals into an upbeat celebratory vibe that showcases the excitement and atmosphere of your reception. We stay longer and provide the necessary lighting (not party lights) to capture dancing, fun, and liveliness of the celebration. This option adds 30-60 seconds to your short story
the Couples Departure
For this option, we stay to the end of your event and capture your special farewell, which adds a happily ever after ending to your film
the Wedding Trailer
This 60 second independent film edit is perfect for sharing the highlights of your big day on time restrictive social media sites. We will provide a different soundtrack than your main video
the "Fomo" Film
Have a 'Fear Of Missing Out' on all your wedding day moments? Our FOMO option is essentially an unedited 'home movie' style video of everything we shot. We drag all of our footage (potentially hours worth, depending on package selections) chronologically into our editing timeline
The Filmed Engagement
If you haven't popped the question yet, this add on is perfect for you! This option includes one of our storytellers (for one hour) to film your engagement! This option adds an amazing addition to both the 'Highlight Reel' (see additional services) and the 'Short Story' film
The Pre-Wedding Day First Look & Bridal Session
This two to three hour detailed bridal session, including first look and couples poses, at an alternative (different from your wedding day) outdoor location is a perfect stand alone edit to show at the wedding (if it's done a few weeks prior to the wedding) or to have as an addition to your Short Story.
the Special Requests
We want to tell your story, your way; if you have special requests or additions in mind that aren't listed in one of our add ons, contact us and we will include a quote in the invoice proposal. Also, if you have a specific shot, pose or angle you've seen and want, let us know
Booking us for your wedding should be stress free and simple...
Ensure our services fit your desires and budget, click the 'Booking' tab and fill out the short form.
Once we've confirmed our availability, we tentatively hold the date and send a link to select your desired packages, followed by a proposal invoice and contract. Note - Your booking is final only upon receipt of the signed contract and non refundable retainer (50% of the total)
Pay the remaining 50% at least 30 calendar days prior to your wedding date
Our goal is to capture the magic of your event, all we need from you on the big day is...
Access to electricity, wifi (if available), the DJ, Wedding Planner, Photographer, and YOU prior to the ceremony
The wedding and reception timeline so we don't miss any important shots (can be sent early)
Don't worry about feeding our crew, we come prepared
and be yourselves!
We hope you cherish your film forever, but shouldn't wait forever to see it...
We spend the next few weeks creating your film.Then we mail the final product via a USB.
Thank you &
We accept last minute bookings; contact us for availability and timeline adjustments.
Contact us anytime! We are happy to discuss specifics and alleviate any concerns. We want your mind at ease for your big day!
Destination Weddings & Travel Fees:
We will go wherever your love takes us! Drivable locations outside of Sonoma County have a $0.25 per mile (to/from) fee. Further destinations, in and out of the U.S. are unique, and so is the pricing. A custom quote for airfare, hotel etc are sent in a separate proposal prior to final booking.