1. Wedding Videographers - What You Need to Know
Learn the language! Become familiar with these common wedding terms and important details.
Traditional – the day is filmed and edited in a linear progression and often in its entirety. These videos can to be 2 to 3 hours in length.
Documentary - a documentary film of the day where segments are edited as they occur to preserve continuity. This style of editing will produce a polished documentation of the day as it unfolds.
Short Form - the length of the film is between 15-60 minutes and films the entire wedding. The film is not done in chronological order and uses audio commentary from interviews of the couple and their guests.
Storytelling - a video that relies on sound bites recorded pre, during or post wedding, usually from the bride and groom. These sound bites are then added to the audio track for dramatic effect.
Cinematic - captured and edited for dramatic effect and mood. Usually presented with a particular style and WOW effect that may not be present in other video styles.