September 18, 2014
Choosing the Right Wedding Videographer (Part 2 of 2)
If you are looking for a wedding video/film that best fits your personality and expectations, it is essential that you take some time to research and learn about this type of service. In PART 1 of this article I wrote about the main differences between long-form and short form wedding video. I explained that basically, long-form wedding video focuses on coverage of an entire event, while short-form focuses on capturing moments that matter with a visual style and high production value. The main difference is the way that the moments throughout the day are shot and arranged in a final piece. While long-form video can be edited into a short piece, the quality or production value will not be the same, because of the very different shooting techniques involved.
Now I would like to explain some of the most common subcategories of short-form wedding video. Two terms that I will be using throughout this post is “film” and “music-video.” These two terms refer to one of the most important elements that you will need to identify when you are looking …Read More