8 hours is more than enough; however more photographers in Cartagena do a contract by the event rather than by the hours. When you hire someone they usually give you a team. I remember I had one main photographer 2 video people and a support person, but if you go with a good company you should be more than happy with the picture and video. I recommend Duke's photography and or Antonio Flórez fotografía y Video. Both of them are excellent.
I was in Cartagena in April for vacation with the family. We hired Dukes Photography. They did an excellent job! They picked us up from the Hilton, took us around Cartagena and did an excellent job!
They download all the pictures onto a flash drive and sent a link via email for us to download. Great people and great work.
Their website is http://dukesfotografia.com.
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