Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Can I see samples of your work?
A. Absolutely! We have several demo videos located on our website and would be more than happy to provide you with an actual wedding video from one of our recently completed weddings.
Q. How long have you been a professional wedding videographer? How many weddings have you done?
A. Siberian Pictures Video has been in business since 2004 and we have completed over 1000 weddings!
Q. Do you offer custom Packages not listed on this site?
A. Siberian Pictures Video offers 4 basic packages ranging in price from $700 to $2895. In an effort to meet the needs of our clients, Siberian Pictures Video will do our best to accommodate your specific needs and even create a custom package for you.
Q. Are you able to accommodate any restrictions with lights and tripods at the ceremony location?
A. Absolutely! Siberian Pictures can accommodate any restrictions set forth by ceremony and reception sites. In fact, chances are we have already filmed at that location and are familiar with the restrictions.
Q. Can I keep the raw, unedited footage as well as the finished product? Is there an added fee for this?
A. Raw footage can be purchased before or up to 1 month after your wedding for $120. The complete Raw Footage is included in our Platinum and Premium Packages.
Q. What types of cameras and microphones will you use? How new is the equipment?
A. Siberian Pictures Video only uses the highest grade of professional equipment. We currently use Canon and Panasonic Professional Grade video cameras. Our equipment ranges in age from 2 years to brand new and is always maintained meticulously with regular scheduled cleanings and maintenance checks.
Q. Do you attend the wedding rehearsal?
A. Typically we do not attend the rehearsal as most wedding ceremonies follow a similar pattern. However, if this is something you feel strongly about, we always try to meet the needs of our clients.
Q. How long will it take to receive our completed video after the wedding?
A. The average range of time it takes to deliver your completed video after the wedding is normally 6 to 8 weeks.
Q. Will a backup camera be on hand for the event?
A. Absolutely! Absolutely! Absolutely! We do not take any chances on your big day. Siberian Pictures Video always has back up equipment for each piece that we use. For example, all of our packages include at least a 2 camera shoot and we always bring 4 cameras.
Q. Is a deposit required? If so, when and how much?
A. Siberian Pictures requires a $300 non-refundable deposit at the time of contract.
Q. How far in advance must I book your services?
A. We recommend that you book as soon as possible to ensure that your date is reserved as we do book on a first come first serve basis. We currently are booking weddings as far in advance as two years from now.
Q. What will my final product look like?
A. Your final product will be delivered to you in an heirloom DVD case with custom printed labels burned directly onto your DVD. They will never peel off or fade.