FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Where are you based? I am based between Padova, Venice and Treviso, but I love to travel and I am available for destination weddings all around the world.
How far should we book in advance? From 6 to 1 year before. My goal is to offer a service based on quality so I only book few weddings a year so spots are limited. The earlier you book, the better the chances are that your wedding date is still available in my calendar.
What’s your payment policy? Payment can be made the way you like: Bank transfer, cash, Paypal and is splits into 3 parts: A first part when booking (deposit). Half of the total amount approximately two weeks before the wedding date. Last part when the video is delivered.
What does your wedding coverage cost? There are many factors that affect the price of the service. Whitesfilm Wedding Videographer offers many packages “All-inclusive” or you we can give you a quote fully customized according to your budget and your needs. It ‘s very important to exchange some words to know and understand how you intend to organize your big day. If you live far away or abroad we can talk via skype. I’m always available to answer all your questions even before booking. Do not hesitate to contact me!
What kind of equipment do you use? I work with Canon Cinecamera C100 mk2 and HDSLR equipped with professional accessories for shooting video and sounds capturing. I have equipment for stabilized shooting and lighting in low light even though I always prefer by far to work with natural light to not disturb the guests.
Do you work with a second shooter? In some cases I use the help of an assistant who works as second camera operator or helps me carry the equipment but in most cases I work alone. Light equipment and experience allows me to work with ease and at my own pace.
Do you Run the editing by yourself? I personally take care both editing and post-production. My shooting style goes beyond the mere documentation of the event. The images are conceived and shot in order to be functional to the final cut. The editing runs on the latest generation Mac Pro workstation. I do also color correction on the images to get warm and cine-style look.
Do you provide also video “Save the Date” or Engagement videos? The “Save the Date” video is a new and alternative way to announce to your friends and relatives the date of your wedding. It doesn’t necessarily replace the standard paper invitation but can be an original way to involve your guests. It is usually made some months in advance. It can be made in many different creative ways and depending on your taste and your style! Contact me and we will decide together how to design it.
Do you also provide a photographer? Do you work with a photographer? I usually work with any photographers and I like to improve my skills knowing different professional approach. Over the years I have established friendships with talented photographers that I admire very much and with which I fell particularly comfortable to work with. If you are looking for a good photographer you will be put directly in touch with them.
Do you provide all the video footage? Yes, we do. On request we can deliver you all the video footage.
Can be inserted music chosen by us into the movie ? Yes, of course. It depend on witch service you choose. If you have one or more tracks that you love will be inserted. About the video Trailer I personally choose a song from some international music libraries.
The ceremony coverage is wholly recorded? Upon request. The standard service provides shoots of ceremony highlights.
What is your professional background? I work full-time in video production, art and media field. I have gained extensive experience in the promotional video, music video, reportage and documentary, and this has allowed me to acquire good technical and stylistic skills in shooting and editing. After the first wedding video made, I immediately fell in love with this genre that fascinates me and always gives me more satisfaction. For me, every wedding is an opportunity to tell a love story that makes it an unforgettable moment of life, a memory that lasts a lifetime … and life is a film, even a Whitesfilm!