Wedding Photography in Motion

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In this 4-hour seminar, Kelly Mena demonstrates what goes into creating a visually artistic and cinematic wedding video that even families will want to watch. From the ins-and-outs of filming a wedding to how to market yourself, this program emphasizes using creativity as a means of maintaining a business through art.

Mena begins with a discussion on using one’s artistic eye to capture the day, including composition, camera choice, camera functions and tricks, and using one’s environment to enhance imagery. The lecture also takes into consideration the importance of editing and choice of music in setting the tone and presentation of footage.

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Link does not seem to work.

Dan,

Thank you for your comment. We tested the link on several different browsers on both MAC and PC and it works. I suggest you clear your cache and try it on either a different browser or computer.

Not working....

I had the same problem as the others. Clearing the cache doesn't help.

At just past 49 minutes in, the video skips to the end.

Nice presentation by Mena. I've been a member of WEVA since the 80's and started shooting wedding videos back in 1980. It is always good to have demonstrations like this to keep up to date with the industry and refresh one's techniques plus add support to what you are already doing or know how to do.
I did encounter an issue with the video. It played fine for the first 49 minutes then jumped to the ending. I tried several times but could not get past the 49 minute point. Up to that point the presentation was great.
Thanks.

I had the same problem with the video. I was really enjoying the presentation and looking forward to the additional material in the second half when it kicked out mid-way through. I have tried other browsers and the same thing happens. I'm sure B&H will get this fixed.

Dennis,

Thank you for bringing this to our attention. We have succeeded in replicating the issue on our end and are working to correct this. Thank you for your patience.

I had the same problem with it stopping in the middle and just jumping to the end. Never the less what I saw was very informative, thank you.

I very interested in the name of the film workshop that was mention in the first minute or two of the video that is in Maine where 20 shorts were created in 2 months! Sounds like an amazing experience and I would love something like that.

I am currently located in San Diego CA so if you know of a similar workshop in California please let me know!

Thank you, now time to watch the rest of the video :)

The Maine Media Workshops is what Kelly was referring to. I'm not sure about San Diego workshops, but we do partner with several national workshops for video and photography, and you can find a list of them here: http://www.bhphotovideo.com/find/Events.jsp. Thanks for watching.

Hey guys. Thanks for this video. I am an editor for a wedding videographer who often picks up cheap 2nd shooters. After some horrible experiences, we now want to make anyone who wants to work as a second watch this as part of their training.

The only problem? The video cuts out at 2:21. Doesn't seem to appear in it's full form anywhere else either.

There's still lots of good content as-is, but I'd love to have the rest as a reference.

Cheers,
-C

Video seems to be working now. Watched it to the end with no issues.

We believe that there's some sort of technical problem with the file, but we're not able to recreate the problem consistently. As we look into the issue, you can find the same program on Youtube here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fYvLD5535NY. Thanks for watching.

I found this an excellent seminar. had no problem viewing from beginning to end. Thanks B&H.

Great Tip & Inform