Mike Concannon wedding photographer / videographer,
Athenry Road, Loughrea, Co. Galway.
Tel. 0858838786 and 091 847777
Mike Concannon L.M.P.A.
Wedding Photography & Video, Loughrea, Co. Galway
Frequently Asked Questions
Prices And Packages
There Is One Package;
"The Full Day and Evening, until dancing"
And One Price €850*
*Surcharge of €100 for Christmas weddings
How will I receive the video?
You will be given a ultra high quality USB memory stick that you can play on computers or smart TVs.
You can copy this and share it with your friends.
Your video can be put on Google Drive for on-line sharing
+ For family & friends. Six Hollywood quality dual layer, DVDs
How Long Will It Take For My Video To Be Ready?
Your video will be edited and the USB and DVDs will be posted to you within one month after your wedding.
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 senior producer for the BBC, then
running his own video production company in Moseley, Birmingham.
I moved to Ireland in 1999 and have been working here filming weddings ever
OK, I'm happy to book you, what do I do next?
First check that your date is available, click here
If your date is free, at the bottom of the page, in the Easy Navigation box,
click on "Pay your Deposit On-Line"
You can pay by credit or debit card, don't worry if you don't have a Paypal
account, you will still be able to use your card.
Deposit is €150
Please note. Your wedding is not booked until you pay the deposit.
Is there a trave fee if my wedding is very far away?
My price is low to start with, so if your wedding location is over one hour
drive from Loughrea, according to Google Maps (directions) , then there will
be a travel fee.
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
Do you offer a Un-Edited option?
If you are happy to carry out your own editing, then there is a filming
only option for €600
The footage will be mostly already colour graded for you, so its cuts
and audio levels that you will be in charge of.
Worth thinking about, if you have the basic ability.
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.
Available if your house is within a reasonable distance from church..
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
Sometimes the video is required at the bides house and sometimes
at the church, filming the guests and the groomsmen arriving, and all
of the pre-wedding fun at the church the bride would otherwise not
see! It's your choice