Wedding Video Glossary & Features

When it comes to wedding video, there are plenty of terms and definitions. We cover some of them here. We also some of the features you may wish to consider as a part of your wedding video production. There are of course many other features that are possible so contact us if you have any further questions about these or other features.

Wedding Video Coverage

one professional camera with one operator to suit
two professional cameras with two operators
a special theme written and produced for you before your wedding day
coverage as the groom and the groomsmen prepare (typically 60-minute coverage before the bride’s preparation)

coverage as the bride and the bride’s maids prepare (typically 60-minute coverage immediately before the ceremony)

coverage at your ceremony, usually either church, garden or tea ceremony
coverage at location(s) of your choice, a park beach or another location of your choice usually en route to your reception
includes traditionally your entrance, table shots speeches, cutting the cake, toasts and the bridal waltz
includes coverage of your complete reception usually around 4 to 5 hours
night shots after leaving your reception
this is dependant on your style of wedding. Full day coverage, for example, could be 12 hours coverage

Wedding Video Post Production

this is cut like a music video with dynamic shots and the use of a mixture of special effects of your choice
a popular choice for brides and grooms that wish to see their day in a short 20 to 30 minute presentation
this is also known as the uncut version. Little special effects and music is added
a fully edited feature-length video including special effects and music of your choice

credits including your names and your bridal party names with shots from your wedding day

a selection of music provided by you or we may choose a selection from our own music library
includes special image filters like soft focus, blur, sepia, black & white
also known as the credit scroll, we can list each and every member of your bridal party plus your locations etc if you wish
these are individually designed with your names, pictures in an attractive colour print
your video in a high definition format including 720p and 1080p modes
most of our productions are delivered in this format at the very least with the option of many other formats to broaden your production’s playability

Wedding Video Extras

your wedding video presented on a DVD-R disc which gives you the ability to playback on almost any commercially available DVD player. You can have a choice of simple menus with chapters every 5 minutes or a fully interactive menu with thumbnails navigating you to individual features in your production
we can have your special presentation screened at your venue for all your guests to enjoy

your wedding video can be shot and edited into a short film prepared for screening at your wedding reception. To do this we can, for example, capture your day up to your entrance at your reception and edit on site. We then typically present your same day edit midway through your reception. We suggest that your reception venue does this just after the speeches before the cutting of the cake and first dance

we can deliver your production in several digital formats .mov .mp2 .mp4 form. Just ask us for more details
we present your wedding video on a USB stick in a format playable on most computers and USB enabled televisions and players. The format is usually mp4
your choice of your wedding video published in either a private gallery only viewed by you and your chosen audience or in a public gallery. This is a great way to let your friends and family view your wedding video even if they live overseas

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