I used Sakura photography and really happy with my pics, Several friends have used them since, and were also really pleased with their pics. A friend of mine used Stone photo , and her pics were great.
(Hi LP...tee hee, we know each other). I agree with LP, Sakura Photography's work was really good. I liked that they had 2 photographers, but not necessarily taking the exact same shot, some shots were the same but different angle, but other shots one was focusing on the couple while the other took a few shots of the guests or the couple from a distance, nice mixture.
We used Realistically Fictional Productions for our video & photo. My husband really wanted a good video & I was happy with their pictures. Worked better financially having same company do both services as we got a better deal for a 2-day event. RF also had two photographers & two videographers. (& 1 more person who backed up the photos & video captured to ensure no loss).
A tip, (sort of) if you want to make your own enlargements be sure to ask if you'll receive the "highest" resolution. 99% photographers out there will give highest res, but I encountered 1 photographer who didn’t. They'd reduce the images given to the client so the largest size printed is a 5x7 & anything larger needs to go thru them.
I see their point, it's their work & they don't want the quality of the print to impede their work, but personally I didn't like as I’m already spending money for the pictures & then having to continue to pay for it, when other photog’s will give the high res images at no extra charge. Plus, it's a way to make more money well after the wedding. Didn't go with them cuz I knew I'd be making many 8x10 enlargements & wasn't about to pay $25 each. I wasn't even able to buy the high res images for an additional cost. (Yes, I type a lot).
It is overwhelming, but you'll find your photographer...
Best of Luck!
Please call Andy. His Web site is:
Oh and just to confirm that RF Productions did provide us with the highest resolution images. I know I mentioned it briefly in my post, but just wanted to reconfirm so there's no confusion. Thanks. P&B
PS - Rogihome, are you Ashley & Mike or is that the video you checked out?
I used Carolyn Egerszegi, she is amazing and a pleasure to work with.
I havent gotten wedding photos taken by her (not till July 24) but she did my friends wedding and she has done my engagement pics already.
Here is her site http://carolynegerszegiphotography.blogspot.com/
Our engagement pics http://www.facebook.com/album.php?aid=399324&id=540985054&l=30e86da845
Hope this helps :)
I just love weddings, and i just come on here. But I check out a couple that seem really awesome.
i believe it is Ashley and Mike Kitchen
www.snapisland.ca Check out their web site, their pictures will take your breath away...
You will not regret this couple, they are amazing.
Mike and Ashley Kitchen
I came across them just browsing... very nice., check them out.
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