When small camera means a better camera...

Which Video cameras are best for Wedding Films Makers? I recently traveled to London for the the Guide for Brides Wedding Industry Awards as I was shortlisted in the Best Videography category. As I was traveling by train from Manchester to…

How to tell the couple's story in the Wedding Film

Why a Story? In my last post I talked about the importance of having a story driven element in a Wedding Film. I will talk some more about that in this post but essentially talk about how Julian Voigt Wedding Films creates that story element…
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Why a Wedding Film should tell a Story...

Paul & Chantal's Story... Paul & Chantal contacted me late November to see if I was available on New Years Eve to Film their wedding at The Villa in Wrea Green Lancashire.  They had come to me via a recommendation from Heather Rigbye…
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Why get married in Manchester?

The Manchester of my childhood... Manchester of the mid- 19th century wanted to show the world that is was more than just a skyline of chimneys referencing it's industrial heart but also show that is it also very much a City of Arts & Culture.…
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My preferred Style of Filming

      Movement  Wedding Videography has improved considerably in the past 10 years and it needed to goodness when I look at my Wedding Video -which is not very often! - I cringe. The reason? Apart from the fact…

Planning a wedding? 3 Things you MUST know!

First things first, how do you want to remember your Big Day?  Yes planning for the Big Day takes up most of your time- the dress, the venue, the guests list, the honeymoon but all those things important as they are will soon be a distant…
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Filming at Knowsley Hall

Light & Composition In my last blog post I talked about the Granduer that is Knowsley Hall in Prescott. In this Blog I will talk about the Wedding Film that we produced for Laura & Chris. As mentioned in my last blog I always try…
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Knowsley Hall Wedding Film by Julian Voigt

The Grandeur that is Knowsley Hall On the 28th of December 2017, Julian Voigt Wedding Films filmed their first ever Wedding at Knowsley Hall in Prescott in Merseyside. It was a cold but bright and crisp winter's day - perfect for a winter…
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Music just as important as visuals in the Wedding Film

Choosing the right Song Choosing the right music can make all the difference to the finished wedding film- in fact i would go so far as to say the music is just as important as the visuals! Why do I say that? Well music in my mind is like the…
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Just the Camera?

When is there Too Much Equipment? In my last blog- 'To Drone or not to Drone' I was discussing the pros and cons of adding gadgets like drones when filming a wedding. Basically that blog stated that in my experience the more equipment we bring…