Wedding Films & Music Copyright (A Good Workaround)

can I use copyrighted music in a wedding video?

For many couples (and videographers), a big question that often arises is can they legally use copyrighted music for their wedding video? Can I use copyrighted music for wedding video? No, you cannot use copyrighted music in a wedding video unless you have specifically licensed the music from an authorized source. There are companies that …

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Getting Our Wedding Video Back – Why So Long?

How long does it take to get your wedding video back?

Your wedding day has come and gone. You’ve probably seen photos and video clips from your friend. You booked a wedding videographer and so you’re probably wondering about the length of time it takes to receive your edited wedding video. How long does it take to get your wedding video back? The typical turnaround time …

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How Much Can You Charge For Wedding Video?

What should I charge for wedding videography?

I’m not entirely sure why, but this is a topic that causes confusion, controversy, and often a hint of procrastination. This is especially so if you’re only starting out in the wedding video business. Don’t fear, I’ll share with you some thoughts I’ve had regarding pricing models for event videography. If you’re wondering how much …

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Seriously, Why Do Wedding Videographers Cost So Much?

Why are wedding videographers so expensive?

I was wondering why there appears to be a general public perception that wedding videographers are very expensive. I did some research and discovered there is a lot of misinformation out there. I figured, let’s try to set the record straight and answer the question in a way that is informative and helpful to engaged …

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How Much Does a Wedding Videographer Earn? (Realistically)

How much do wedding videographers make a year?

When a camera operator or a novice enthusiast is considering a career as a wedding videographer, one of the first things that will cross their mind is, can they actually make a living from it? I know this because I’ve been there and asked myself the same question when I was starting out as a …

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Is a Wedding Video Really Worth It? (Or Not!)

Is a Wedding Video Worth It?

Adding together the costs to rent a venue, hire a caterer, buy flowers, and purchase rings, it’s no surprise that the average wedding costs just under $34,000. Hiring a videographer to create your very own wedding video sounds lovely. But is this extra cost worth the investment? Is a wedding videographer worth it? Yes, a …

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