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Brad Zangwill Photography
4.8
from 133 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 283 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
William B.
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Brad photographed our wedding, we chose brad based on his portfolio and a brief conversation explaining what we were looking for in a photographer. He exceeded our expectation and we had numerous comments as to him being the "best photographer" they have seen. We must agree Brad was on time and kept in touch through the entire process. He worked well with our videographer ensuring they captured everything we asked for. It is without reservation that we would recommend his services to anyone. Brad is a true professional in his trade and we are thankful to have found him to capture our very special day. Thank you

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Joe Chung Photography
5.0
from 121 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 208 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Ferras A.
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amazing photographer and videographer! did not have a single issue! i would highly recommend joe for any photography needs. he shot at my wedding and i dont regret a single thing. had an amazing time and joe was there to capture everything. and his prices are amazing as well!

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J. Concepts Productions
4.9
from 75 reviews
  • 17 years in business
  • 135 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kera Z.
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Jami was a dream to work with. She brought a ton of energy and expertise to our event, and did an amazing job capturing the content onstage. Would definitely recommend reaching out to her!

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ROF Industries Inc.
4.9
from 63 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 121 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jeff C.
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The three top reasons you should hire ROF Industries for your next videography project: 1) They're professional and responsive. Nicole and her husband Chris are consummate professionals. They're personable, engaging, and they do what they say they're going to do. I solicited bids from a number of local videographers (not necessarily through Thumbtack) and ROF Industries was the only firm that responded on short notice. Nicole and Chris were AWESOME to work with and I can't say enough good things about them as professionals and as people. 2) They deliver high-quality work. Stantec engaged ROF Industries to create a highlight video of our volunteer activity at the Anaheim Ducks First Flight Field Trip. Nicole ran the business side of our interaction while Chris and their employee John handled the videography and all the post-production. The process itself was seamless and flowed smoothly: both Nicole and Chris were incredibly responsive to both VMs and emails and they readily answered all of my questions, which made me feel comfortable and well-informed throughout the process. 3) They're PASSIONATE about what they do AND IT SHOWS! If you enjoy working with passionate, energetic professionals, ROF Industies has them! Nicole and Chris are literally brimming with enthusiasm and it comes through in all of their correspondence and in the quality of the finished product. Simply watching the amazing two-minute highlight video they developed for us will have you on your feet, blood pumping, and wishing it lasted longer. Amazing job! I would highly recommend ROF Industries for your next videography project. I can't imagine a more positive, rewarding videography experience! Thank you, Nicole and Chris!

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Creative Deviants L.A.
4.8
from 55 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 145 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Bob C.
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I hired Rand for filming a few interviews and had a great experience working with him. He was professional, thorough, and paid great attention to detail. Not surprisingly, the quality of the final product was spectacular. This guy is definitely one of the best videographers I have ever worked with!

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  • 18 years in business
  • 85 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Michael W.
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Every aspect of working with Steven was a pleasure, very satisfying, and extremely satisfactory!! I was referred to Steven on short notice to perform the videography of a memorial service that was scheduled to take place on very short notice. Steven had the time available in his schedule so we proceeded, over the phone, to discuss the details of the event. Steven knew all of the questions to ask in order to be certain that every potential detail was accounted for and checked, and that there would be no chance of an accidental slip-up or a loose end. To add complexity to the event, 24 hours before the scheduled commencement of the service a family member requested that in addition to the videography would it be possible to arrange for the event to be live-streamed because there were mourners in other time zones and counties who wanted to view the service. Steven calmly and very professionally accepted the challenge, identified a resource that he thought he could work in tandem with to provide the live streaming, and secured all of the arrangements. The live streaming and the videography of the service were fully successful, including the capture of the live streaming feed. After the service Steven delivered to the family the final cut of the video with all of the post-production elements he has described and suggested would enhance the permanent value of the event recording. The family was thrilled with the quality, creativity, timeliness, and value of Steven's services. I enthusiastically recommend Steven to anyone seeking a highly talented and thoroughly professional videographer!!!

Bluechild Entertainment
4.9
from 44 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 88 hires on Thumbtack
Fred Q.
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Landi is a pro. She is organized, talented, and fun to work with. We will use her again, and again. Best, Fred Quiel

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Attis Photography
5.0
from 40 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 71 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Colette R.
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Let me start by saying, planning a wedding and finding the perfect vendors from another state is tough! When my husband and I nervously decided we needed a video, we told each other we were only doing this if we found someone who will make us feel comfortable, and tell our story organically. We did not want the classic video montage, but rather some storytelling aspects and just something that felt effortless. Did I mention we were nervous? We are not video people... pictures only! When we started interviewing videographers, we were striking out left and right. I think we interviewed 20+ before receiving an email from Attis Photography. After a wonderful phone conversation with Anita, who made me feel so comfortable and confident about a wedding video, Josh and I knew we finally found our perfect match! It was as though they new us after a 1.5 hour long phone chat. It seriously is so important to talk with your videographers... let them get to know you and your relationship before the big day. Attis photography did just this. The day came, and we felt like we hired friends to video us. They were easy going, took footage of what the day was, not asking us to pose, and our guest seemed to really enjoy them! What more could we ask for!? One morning we woke up to an email from Attis...it was the link to our video!!! We were without words when we watched our video for the first time on my phone. We laughed and cried all in 7minutes. Attis Photography produced one of the most beautiful memories I have yet to see from my life thus far. So thankful our life crossed their path...thank you Attis- Chis and Anita you are amazing! https://vimeo.com/user53422025

Magnolia Street Productions
4.8
from 38 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 52 hires on Thumbtack
Jonathan G.
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Went above and beyond the other videographers we had hired on for our project; going as far as sending them via postal to us for us to meet our deadline.

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Marabate Studios
5.0
from 31 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 37 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jackie B.
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Mark did an excellent job as our wedding videographer. He was professional and didn't miss a beat on our wedding day. I would call it "thorough" (while some videographers might have been in our face, Mark was there without being too evident). A perfect balance. The finished product was just what we wanted and fit our budget perfectly. A rough cut and a beautiful 15 minute edit. Mark captured all the details, even a few things that our photographer missed. We loved our video highlights enough to order a few additional copies. We highly recommend Marabate Studios!

La Boheme Life
5.0
from 23 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 35 hires on Thumbtack
Madisen I.
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Ella was the best addition to my list of wedding vendors. I waffled back and forth on if I actually wanted to use a videographer for our wedding. I got in touch with Ella, she was always quick to respond and never made me feel pressured to hire her. I did end up hiring her and can I just say WOW?! She has such a talent for film and video, our wedding videos are gorgeous, and breathtaking! She got so many great shots over the course of the evening and I couldn't be happier with the result. I love her style, it's not overly cinematic which I love, it makes it feel more personal. Ella was quick to jump in for the day even though we were running behind and blended right in. Thank you Ella, if anyone has the chance to book her you will not regret it!

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  • 5 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Michael P.
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June and Frances are amazing. They have a full-stack team to provide EVERYTHING. My now wife and I hired them as our engagement and wedding photographers, DJ, flowers and videographers. They are professional and talented. We are still getting compliments on our engagement pictures and wedding video! We can't wait to see our wedding pics. I highly recommend this team. They won't disappoint.

Thumbs Up Video Productions
4.9
from 18 reviews
  • 34 years in business
  • 42 hires on Thumbtack
Devi W.
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Our experience with Thumbs Up Video was exceptionally positive. We were in need of a videographer at the last minute and Bruce provided his availability at such a short notice. His work is efficient, very clean, and extremely impressive. I would highly recommend his services!

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Merve Tekin
5.0
from 17 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Daria R.
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Merve was great to work with, we're very happy with the finished product.

  • 28 years in business
  • 28 hires on Thumbtack
Presence T.
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Absolutely the BEST! Can't get a better photographer &/or videographer to work on your project! Plus he's an all around really GREAT guy!

Kevin E. Wood
5.0
from 13 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
Joseph R.
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I worked with Kevin on a local political campaign and the entire process was very enjoyable. I explained the concept to him and he was able to deliver exactly what I wanted to promote my candidate. Not only that, but the profesional insight & suggestions he provided along with clear communication throughout proved him to be a better choice than other videographers whom we reached out to. It was also very useful that Kevin had a fantastic studio which really amplified the quality of the video and the overall experience for us. I’m glad that we could use quote-matching to get top-knotch quality at a cost that works with our budget.

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Siren Song Studios
5.0
from 12 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
J-Marie E.
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Anthony is amazing! We will be recommending him to anyone and everyone we meet who needs a professional, very qualified videographer.

Swannworks Films LLC
5.0
from 11 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
Cherelle P.
Verified review

I hired Keida day before a wedding for my sister in law. Which we didn't expect we would need one. He was SO accommodating and also went above and beyond to stay a bit longer than discussed for our event. He is so fast, efficient and very friendly. He came right on time and due to the last minute booking from phone consultation to day of, he worked with us the best he could. His example works were much better than the other videographers who gave a rate to our budget price. My gut told me to trust him, pay the extra and be his first client for Thumbtack. It was beyond what I expected and he did an excellent job and more! I wish I could give more stars than 5!

Chris Hutchinson
4.6
from 9 reviews
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
Jordan W.
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I hired Chris as a videographer to cover an event that I was unable to do. The client was unhappy with his professionalism as well as with the final product. According to the client, he left early and and did not communicate efficiently.

Lucid Los Angeles
5.0
from 8 reviews
  • 3 years in business
Paige K.
Verified review

I hired Kieran to help me last minute when my original videographer cancelled on me at the last second. He was extremely flexible with his time and rearranged his schedule to fit me in last minute. He was extremely professional and completed the video quickly while still making it very high quality. Since then I have used him for a variety of projects and have been equality as satisfied with his quality of every time. Highly recommend him!

Intertwine Films
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Jessica A.
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We were debating about whether or not a videographer would be necessary for our wedding. After working with Bryan we are so glad we decided to hire one, but especially that we hired Bryan. He was very professional during the planning stages as well as on the day of our wedding. He has given us a video that we will cherish for years to come. Total professional. Excellent service. Very responsive and reasonable. I would definitely recommend to others.

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.

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.  

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. 

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