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Bakersfield Video Filming Professionals

Browse these video filming services with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Bakersfield.

Top Pro
  • 8 years in business
  • 113 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Grecia R.
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I really loved how they work with me on my big day!! They’re very responsible. Excellent work they do!! My pictures and video came out SUPER PRETTY! Good quality on everything. But prices!!!! Are the best....I really recommend Djukich Studios for any event 👌🏽

Bahallum Bros. Productions
4.9
from 31 reviews
  • 23 years in business
  • 33 hires on Thumbtack
Anne L.
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I wanted to write a review for BJ Saidi As I was so pleased with a job he did for me and my daughter.  A group of us had a surprise birthday party for Molly, one of our very dear friends and with all the photos we took at the party, BJ created a beautiful video for the event!   He took the pictures & video clips that we took with our smart phones and combined them with music and it turned out GREAT! I cannot think of a better birthday gift for our friend....or a better way to remember this event.  The way the video was put together brought back all the joy and emotion that we all experienced that day.  Thank u BJ! Anne L.

Our Legacy Photo & Cinema
4.6
from 22 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 41 hires on Thumbtack
Keith S.
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The experience I had with Martedia was awesome! He was able to finish a whole 3 minute music video shoot in one day! His crew was friendly! The equipment he brought was top notch and in the end the whole process was a ton of fun! And only a week later he was able to give me a proof of the video that's extremely quick! So to sum up you should definantly be getting this company to do anything media related because they will get the job done like it supposed to be done!

Jen R.
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I worked with a small group of artists on a concepts photography project named 'Pas de Berlin' --the project took fourteen months to complete and we were often in Ande's company. She was an outstanding addition to the project: Ande was professional, kind, funny, upbeat, and did more than just makeup and hair; she had excellent advice and opinions throughout the project on nearly every aspect. She went above and beyond her role as MUAH; she filmed, edited, and shared a video promo of the project, created with work she captured from behind-the-scenes. Ande was also helpful to me, when it came to wardrobe and concepts; I frequently sought her advice as to line, color, and form and the project came together. Pas de Berlin has been invited to exhibit in five galleries over the last fourteen months, and has been well received from the Central Valley to Los Angeles. We are so grateful to have had the chance to work with Ande, and always look forward to working with her again.

TheAngleCreative
5.0
from 8 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Charlin N.
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My name is Charlin Neal and I am a professional vocalist residing in Central California. I contracted out Jake Heath of The Angle Creative for a live music video for myself, promoting my Christmas EP entitled Lamb Of God. The video was shot inside the sanctuary of Valley Baptist Church, Olive Drive campus. The Angle Creative is high quality service at an affordable price. The video from start to finish is amazing. The camera work is spot on. Jake was very kind, timely, and was willing to work with whatever ideas I had. I would recommend The Angle Creative to anyone who is in need of photography and videography. Jake gets the job done and he does it very well.

Bakersfield Pro Photo
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Ryanna F.
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After Collaborative Minds Photography shooting an excellent skills video for me, I have decided to have them shoot my Senior Pictures.I will post an update after I receive them, of course I'm expecting excellent pictures. Can't wait!!

Sebastian Smith Media
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Kelsey F.
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Seb and his assistant Kate made the most amazing wedding video - they were able to capture the feelings we felt that day and make it a memory we will always cherish. He is very creative and so fun to work with!!! I highly recommend this service.

Alicja and Scout
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 9 years in business
Michelle R.
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We loved working with Scout! He was very professional, efficient, and gave us an amazing wedding video for a great price. We're so glad we decided to get a last minute wedding video, and love that we have it to look back on for years to come. Would definitely recommend him.

  • 4 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Emily M.
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He worked well with us, he made good decisions without a lot of direction, he was polite and affordable. If I have another event where I need a dj I'll be sure to give him a call.

  • 46 years in business
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We produce wedding, birthday and social event videos/movies on film for albums, discs and photos. I'm happy to add those. My network online is 37 mil.

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Video Memories offers professional video and internet services at reasonable rates. We use the latest in digital technology to produce a variety of products to satisfy your video productions and internet requirements, for both personal and business purposes. We are locally owned, and we have been serving the Bakersfield area since 1983.

  • 13 years in business
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I am a story person. I understand how to take footage, make a story using visuals and audio to tell a story. Pacing is the most important part of editing. I edit to the beat, make clean edits, color correct it, and upload it.

  • 16 years in business
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I do quality work without going overboard in regards to the way I shoot and edit.

  • 8 years in business
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We stand out because of our storytelling ability.

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I'm a photographer and videographer with a diverse portfolio, easy going, professional, and affordable. I make it easy for my clients.

  • 3 years in business
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I've been film editing all my life, I have a great sense of what works

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We provided Wedding photography , Videography & Cinematography ,Tv Commercials,Senior Portrait , Sexy Pictures , Pregnancy & more

  • 8 years in business
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Deb-Beat Films is very dedicated and passionate about their craft, always striving to produce a product that is creative, unique, and powerful. We have quality, creativity and professionalism. These are the traits that we pride. Customers who choose us understand the importance of trusting someone to capture their wedding day. They know the value of well-edited footage of their family vacation, or simply want a memory of their kids first sporting event. We want to honor those memories by choosing someone who is qualified and dedicated to capturing your events the right way. Your video memories will be shown in a manner that goes beyond just replaying the footage. We strive to help you relive the experience.

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I have 35 years experience in wedding, memorial, TV spots, animation, sideshows and professional media. I've worked for ABC, CBS , NBC, WB and numerous production companies.

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If you Google InMotion.pro, you'll not only find us there, but you'll also find that we're more of wedding consultants than sales people, and we won't be trying to just book you over the phone. Because we're full-time artists who specialize in a contemporary style of both photography and video, and have been capturing weddings since 2003, you'll quickly realize that we're truly passionate about what we do and that we absolutely enjoy doing it. Call us today; we look forward to hearing from you.

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What is a videographer and what do they do?

A videographer professionally films weddings and other events and edits the footage to create film keepsakes or marketing materials for their clients. Wedding videographers record all the key elements of your wedding day, ceremony and reception, and then edit the hours of film during post-production to make a wedding video, social media highlight reels, and any other film features you choose. Wedding videography captures, in live action, your vows, the cake-cutting, the first dance, reception toasts, the decor, the guests and all the details of your day. Many wedding videographers also interview guests (based on an interview list provided by the couple) and incorporate the recorded responses into the wedding video. Event videography typically costs less than wedding videography, as events are shorter with less detail. The national average cost for event videography is $500-$760, while the national average cost for wedding videography is $990-$1,260. A videographer usually does not need to be licensed, but it is important to confirm they have insurance and good standing in the business community, as well as good client reviews. A great majority of the work happens during post-production. The pros watch and blend together the hours of footage they took (sometimes from multiple cameras) to capture the story of your wedding day or event.

How do you choose a wedding videographer?

A wedding videographer will create a lifetime memory for you from edited video footage of your wedding day, ceremony and reception. Choosing a wedding videographer starts with looking online at portfolios of their past work. There’s no need to talk to anyone unless you love what you see. Next, make sure they have good reviews and past client experience; don’t be shy about asking for references if there aren’t any posted online. When you find someone who has a style you love, ask if they are available on your wedding day. If so, it’s time to talk pricing. Be clear about your maximum budget, and ask what kind of packages they offer. Pricing will depend on the number of crew needed for filming, the hours they are required to be onsite, post-production editing, and the length of the final product. Talk with several wedding videographers to get a feel for what prices are like in your region. Nationally, the average cost for wedding videography ranges between $990 and $1,260 per event. Once you agree on a product and have a plan, get everything in a written and signed contract. Clearly state the details of what is expected for your wedding day and from the final product. Be prepared to pay a deposit to reserve their services for the day, then pay the remainder upon receiving the video.

What should you ask your wedding videographer before hiring?

Finding the perfect wedding videographer doesn’t have to be stressful. Asking a few key questions upfront will help you find the right fit for your big day. Before talking with wedding videographers, research their work online. Look at their websites, business profiles and social media, and see what their finished wedding videos look like. If the style fits what you’re envisioning, it’s time to reach out. During initial contact, make sure you get along with the person. This is important since they’ll be interacting with you and your guests.

Your first question should be about their availability; there’s no point in going further if they’re booked on your wedding day. Ask to see references if they’re not readily available online. Next, it’s time to talk about money. Ask how they determine rates or what kind of packages they offer. When you settle on a rate and the services you want, make sure to have a written contract that outlines everything, including cost, length of time they film, what post-production will include, and when you can expect to receive the edited project.

When do you pay your wedding videographer and wedding photographer?

Most wedding videographers and photographers require a set deposit when you hire them. Wedding season is a busy time and a deposit secures that vendor’s services for your wedding date. It also protects the vendor if the couple changes their mind at the last minute, and they can’t find a new booking and lose work for the day. The deposit may be anywhere from 20 percent to  50 percent of the agreed-upon total price. Always get a written confirmation that your deposit has been received.

The remainder of the wedding videography and photography bill may be due in the week before to your wedding or on the day of the wedding. Other vendors may require a second payment immediately before the wedding and a third and final payment after the wedding video or photos are delivered. Each vendor has their own policies, so before hiring be sure to read, understand and agree to payment protocols. There is no requirement for tipping wedding videographers or photographers, but if you do want to tip them, the end of the reception is the appropriate time. 

How much is videography for a wedding?

Wedding videography is one thing many couples regret not paying for. It may seem like just another expense during wedding planning, but it’s really special to have a moving memory of your big day. The national average cost for wedding videography is $990-$1,260. Pricing can vary depending on wedding length, special film features, the amount of editing required, and how many videographers are needed to cover the event. Many videographers offer packages that provide different levels of service. A very simple wedding documentary could be $600 or more, while a full-scale cinematic experience involving multiple videographers could be $2,500 or more. Here’s an example of average package pricing:

  • Package 1: $1,400
    • Footage during and after the ceremony, including highlights requested by the couple.
    • Two cameras with audio equipment.
    • DVD including a 3- or 4-minute edit to a song of the couple’s choice and a 45- to 50-minute raw edit covering the entire event.
    • Recordings of guests’ good wishes to the couple.
  • Package 2: $1,800
    • Includes everything from Package 1, plus an additional videographer (2 total) and aerial videography.  
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