El Cajon, CA54 Videographers near you

Where do you need the videographer?

Answer a few questions

Tell us what you need so we can bring you the right pros.

Get quotes

Receive quotes from pros who meet your needs.

Hire the right pro

Compare quotes, message pros, and hire when ready.

El Cajon Videographers

Browse these videographers with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in El Cajon.

  • 7 years in business
  • 167 hires on Thumbtack
Michelle A.
Verified review

Jason and a few other Videographers provided me with quotes last year. I selected Jason because he worked with me the best. Unfortunately, due to some personal issues that arose a month ago, my fiancé and I had to cancel our wedding. I contacted Jason very soon thereafter and he quickly worked to return my deposit. We hope that one day, we will be able to plan this all over again and if so, we will definitely like to work with Jason again.

Top Pro
  • 19 years in business
  • 65 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Nick B.
Verified review

Lou was AMAZING! I have worked with a lot of videographers and so far Lou has been the best. He made sure he understood every aspect of our event so that he could do the best job possible and was accommodating to all my requests. And his communication throughout the entire process could not have been better. I knew that when the day of our event came, he was going to be their to deliver! Our conference is jam packed with a lot of awards and presentations. He made sure to get it all and then some. When it came to editing, he had a few samll requests and I was happy to oblige. He used it to give it that high-end professional touch. High quality and super organized! I would highly recommend Lou for all your videographer needs!! Especially business conferences. Thank you Lou for all your hard work! It is greatly appreciated!

Top Pro
from 37 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 44 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Michal D.
Verified review

Palo and Alex were our wedding videographers and put together an amazing edit! It was super easy working with them leading up to our big day and the day-of. They're fun people and got along well with our photographers and other vendors. We received our deliverables ( + raw footage) within reasonable amount of times. HIGHLY recommend them for any wedding. Your wedding day really is a blur, and we were more than happy with our decision to go with Palo to capture all the feels of the day/night.

CarrieOnwards! Photo & Film
from 33 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 61 hires on Thumbtack
Verified review

We hired Journey Lost Productions to film our church wedding ceremony. We were so happy that we did! Carrie's colleague Nathan and a second associate did the filming, and Carrie did the editing and production. At our request, Carrie came to our venue beforehand to scout out the lighting in the church - none of the other videographers that we interviewed were willing to do that. On the day of the wedding, Nathan arrived on time and even stayed late to film some footage of our cocktail hour for free. Carrie's editing was professional and she completed it ahead of schedule. Carrie was flexible in putting together a package that met our needs, and her rates were so much better than the competition. The final video had a couple rough spots with shaky camera work, but I think that's inevitable with this type of filming, and we were beyond thrilled with the final product for the price we paid. Highly recommended to any couple looking for a great video on a realistic wedding budget!

from 29 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 34 hires on Thumbtack
Emily M.
Verified review

I don't know where to begin! I am beyond thankful and grateful for LV. She WORKED HER BUTT OFF at my wedding! I couldn't believe it! It truly felt like there were 10 of her, always where she needed to be. She was an absolute life saver and my moral support for the weeks leading up to the wedding. Any question or concern I had, I could just text her and get a quick response with her professional opinion. Even throughout the 8 months from when I officially hired her, I felt comfortable texting her questions. Whenever we had a phone conversation, I could tell she really cared and took my wedding seriously. She thought of everything I could have never imagined to, and was always right! Even when I didn't want her to be (haha). My parents even told me that LV stayed later than her scheduled time to be there till the very end of cleanup! Also, her husband was our awesome videographer! There are too many kind things to be said about them. Too too perfect. Odineva productions and Odineva events, love you guys so much! THANK YOU!

Top Pro
  • 5 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Lynn A.
Verified review

Joel is an excellent videographer and I highly recommend him. He is professional/responsible, patient, takes pride in his work, and does more than required. It is not just a job for him. Was on the fence about having a video and am so glad that I have this remembrance. He captured the event, with things I had forgotten, and was skilled at interviewing friends/relatives -- all at a very reasonable price. He is flexible and a pleasure to work with. Thank you, Joel!

Gemini Photography
from 21 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 29 hires on Thumbtack
Randy L.
Verified review

Best photo team in town. I cannot say enough great things about her and her team :) She goes above and beyond and takes each event personally instead of treating it like "just a gig" as is the case with mos other photographers. She is invested in making the event a success

Top Pro
Awesomesauce Visuals
from 15 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Carmel M.
Verified review

Myron has been absolutely amazing for my business!! If I could give 6 stars I would! ASV has completely transformed my business and the way I market to my clients. He has so much vision and knowledge for video, marketing, website design, and so much more. Extremely professional, punctual, creative, and really goes above and beyond for his clients. I highly recommend him to anyone looking for cinematography, commercials or any video needs!

SouthBay Films
from 14 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Kulvir k.
Verified review

He really did amazing job.our pictures nd video came out really good. I will definitely recommend him Love his work... fantastic 👍🏻

Top Pro
ecardella photo//video
from 9 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Angie R.
Verified review

It was such a pleasure working with such a friendly, reliable and professional videographer. I highly recommend him and his work 👍🏼

Scott Carmella Photography
from 8 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Rosemary J.
Verified review

One of the keys to successfully selling a home for top dollar is getting numerous buyers through a home. One of the ways we do that here at The Joles Group is to have great photographs both online and in print. This is where Scott comes in. He never fails to make the homes I list look there absolute best, no matter what the price point is. The proof of just how good he is, is how quickly the homes I list sell. I consider Scott an integral part of my team of professionals. My clients love his work and so do I. He is by far one of the best real estate photographer/videographers in San Diego County. If you are looking for someone who gives their highest and best. Who will only put out the best quality of product then you need to hire Scott Carmella.

Leading Edge Media
from 7 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Kim G.
Verified review

I had a wonderful experience with Jon Statman. He is a true professional and a very talented videographer! I was at ease knowing that he was handling the video and photography for my companies National Conference. He knew exactly how to capture the important moments and interview/video the correct people and gave me everything I asked for. He has a very artistic eye and knows how to bring to life your event and vision. I will defiantly utilize his services in the future! Well worth it, and I had a perfect expereince from beginning to end! Thank you Jon! Excellent Work! EIA Thanks You for capturing the excitement of our national conference!

Masar Video
from 3 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Alessia L.
Verified review

I hired Masar Video to film and edit a conference promotional video, and 3 on-camera customer testimonials, and my colleagues and I were all very pleased with the results! Brenden was a pleasure to work with and very flexible, and we got exactly what we were looking for! Hire him, you will not be disappointed!

  • 14 years in business
John G.
Verified review

Very Nice Work Charles. I saw your videos on here and on your website and I have to say you do great work. Seven years when I got married I wish my wife and I knew of your services. Our Wedding Video was nothing like your great work.

Rob Clark Production
from 1 review
    Michael S.
    Verified review

    Rob has been producing short videos for us over the past year. He's created about 100 videos -- all between 5-15 minutes long. He's prompt, professional, VERY reliable and responsive....pretty much all of the things you look for in a videographer. Plus, he's fun to work with. Strongly recommend.


    Every shot, every cut, every sound is carefully placed in every one of my end products. I like to take extra time to making your wedding/event as beautiful as you remember it. I offer my creative mind and apply it to the visual canvas. The end product will always be unique, elegant, and music to the eyes.


    I am a freelance videographer who has a degree in digital film. I am specializing in many aspects of video production, primarily filming and editing.


    We offer an in-house, family-owned and professional filming of weddings, parties, banquets, memorials, sporting events and all children events and more. We capture the best angles and the best artistic shots while being unobtrusive. All projects are professionally edited. We also professionally edit raw footage as well as transfer your old footage onto DVDs.


    Photography and videography in one place, are you getting married? Book both services today and save even more money, best rates in Southern California and the greatest quality. Want to see it for yourself? Call today for a no obligation consultation and see with your own eyes the quality of my product. Wedding wire rated on 2010.


    At San Diego Studios, we are dedicated to making the most out of your wedding day. With 3 years of experience, San Diego Studios provides not only wedding Videography, but photographers and limo transportation that is quality above all.

    • 6 years in business

    I am a professional cinematic wedding videographer in San Diego. Cinema is one of the best ways to preserve and document your wedding day. Our cinematographers are beloved for their ability to tell the beautiful emotional truth of your story. Your most heartfelt not-to-be missed moments, the voices, the movement, the laughter and tears of joy will all be expertly edited to tell your most inspiring love story. More than a keepsake, this treasure is a family heirloom.

    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.  

    Actual Requests

    See other requests for videographers in El Cajon

    Need a Wedding Videographer

    Oceanside, CA

    • Event to be filmed
    • Details
      We would like a videographer to create a highlight video for our wedding. We want it to be no longer than 7 minutes and we would like it to be placed to a song of our your choice. Wedding is in Oceanside, I am located in San Diego
    • $843.06
      Average price
    Hire skilled professionals for absolutely everything.