Mike Concannon wedding photographer / videographer,
Athenry Road, Loughrea, Co. Galway.
Tel. 0858838786 and 091 847777
Mike Concannon L.M.P.A.
Wedding Video, Loughrea, Co. Galway
Frequently Asked Questions
How will I receive the video?
1. You will be given a USB memory stick (32gb)
And on a DVD in a beautiful presentation box
2. PLUS... Four DVDs to share with family & friends.
I'm happy to go ahead and book, what do I do next?
What type of training/experience have you?
I have photographed and videoed over 1000 weddings over the past 25 years.
I did my formal training at Bournville College Of Art in Birmingham.
Hold an Oxford Board qualification in photography.
Served my time under Terry Walsh, a seniorcameraman/ producer for the
BBC, in Moseley, Birmingham.
I moved to Ireland in 1999 and have been working here filming weddings ever
Is there a travel fee if my wedding is very far away?
There is usually no travel charge, but if your wedding is over one hours drive
from Loughrea, according to Google Maps (directions) ,contact me for a fair
Dont assume that all videographers are all the same.
Here are afew questions to ask.
Experience...What year did you start filming weddings = 1984
How long have you been trading as a wedding videographer from your present
premises = 16 years
Are you professionally qualified or did you just pick it up as you went along
= Oxford Board, Photography
Will you be relaxed and confident at my wedding, do you know how to use your
gear without looking at it and will you know what's going to happen instinctively
Experience, how many weddings have you attended professionally = 1000+
What precautions do you take in case of equipment failure on the day,
what type of backup camera do you carry with you in case
your main camera breaks down is it a lesser quality than your main camera
= It's a Sony EX also
Do you keep a second car taxed and insured in case your main car shows signs of possible problems in the days leading up to a wedding = yes
Do you treat the sound recording with the same level of importance as the video, by using radio mikes and quality senheisser microphones = yes
Have you been assessed by a professional organization and have you been accepted as a member of that organization at member level or at a higher level
Yes Master Photographers Association, Licenciate Level
FILMING AT THE BRIDES HOUSE
There is no extra charge for this and I am happy to include this for
you, if it is practical, if your house is within a short distance from
Some brides want filming at the house, some brides don't, and want
this to be their own private time before the wedding with only the
I can film at the house as long as I can get away in time to be at the
church, and film the guests and the groomsmen arriving, and all of
the pre-wedding fun that you would otherwise not see!
What's Your Style, Cinematic Or Documentary?
My style is documentary, and most couples realise that it is documentary that they want after reading this......
click here to see the difference
If your date is available, I will get back to you offering to post the booking forms to you.
When you have completed the form and returned it to me, with the deposit, the date is yours!
There is the option of adding a 20 minute cinematic short edit film, to your package
CINEMATIC ADD-ON A 20 minute cinematic production, which will be added as a separate film to your USB stick. For couples who like the cinematic style, but don't want to lose out on the full documentary production (makes your video two packages in one) + €250