Frequently Asked Questions
Q: When should I book?
A: We consider what we do art which means we won’t cut corners or rush editing your wedding films. We invest a significant amount of time into every film in order to tell your unique story which is why we only take 20 weddings a year. Yes, this means you may want to book us before your photographer otherwise there is a good chance we will already be booked. If you haven’t already, email us or call us at (910) 632-0466. If there is no answer please leave us a voicemail and we will get back to you within 24 hours.
Q: Do you travel?
A: Yes we do! Name the place and we can be there!
Q: How long is the final film?
A: Our base package includes a Highlight Film that is 4-5 minutes in length and a Ceremony and Reception Film amounting to at least 45 minutes of total run time.
Q: Will you tell us what to do, how to act, or direct us on our wedding day?
A: Yes and No! If you’re hiring us, it’s because you appreciate the real moments captured in our films. That said, the quality of our films also depends on good lighting, so we may ask you to move to a spot with better lighting, move toward a window, etc. We also like to get a few directed, cinematic shots at the first look or between the ceremony and reception.
Q: How long will it take to see my film after the wedding?
A: On average you can expect to have your wedding film 8 weeks after the wedding however during high season expect the turn around to be closer to 12 weeks.
Q: OK, we really want to book you. Now what?
A: Once you’ve determined we’re a good fit, we’ll create and email the proposal. It will outline all of the nitty gritty! Then you will electronically sign the agreement along with the deposit and we will reserve your wedding date. The remaining balance is due two weeks before your wedding.
Q: How do you select music for your films?
A: While getting to know your story we pick up on your unique style and with Philip’s musical background, we hand pick music that best fits the feel of your wedding.
Q: What is included in my packages?
A: All of our packages come with a Ceremony Film and a Reception Film. Our “Highlight” and “Feature” packages also include a cinematic Highlight Film (4-5 min.) or Feature Film (7-8 min.) that tells your unique story. We also offer a Raw Film option to add to any of our packages that includes all of the unedited footage not used in the final films. You will receive a USB drive with the final video files. Travel is included within a 30 mile radius of Wilmington, NC.