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Best Wedding Videographers in Chicago, IL

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Our goal is to connect people with the best local professionals. We scored Chicago Wedding Videographers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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4028 W Irving Park Rd Loft B, Chicago, IL 60641

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Google
5.0 (57)
Yelp
5.0 (26)
Facebook
5.0 (14)

Why choose this provider?

Established in 2014, the Old North Film Company, located in Chicago, Illinois, offers wedding videography services to couples throughout Chicagoland and beyond. This award-winning wedding film company prioritizes every sound and image to create videos that capture the story of each wedding. It offers packages for ceremonies, receptions, or custom portions of the couple's wedding day, and it also has DJ services available. The company was selected as a 2019 pick for The Knot's Best of Weddings.

Park Ridge, IL 60068

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4.8 (119)
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4.0 (41)

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Mike Staff Productions is a company that provides DJ, photography, and videography services for business, personal needs, and special events. The company's staff members are both personable and professional, and they will help make client weddings and other events a wonderful experience. Mike Staff Productions has won Wedding Wire's Couple's Choice Award for 2016, and it is in The Knot's Best of Weddings Hall of Fame.

Chicago, IL 60618

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5.0 (26)
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5.0 (24)
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5.0 (21)

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312 Film is a team of experienced videographers who offer their services to personal and business clients in the Chicagoland area. Both owners Anna and Artem have years of experience practicing videography in Europe before moving to the United States. They'll record videos for weddings, commercials, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, sports, music, and other business-related occasions. 312 Film is listed in The Knot's Best of Weddings Hall of Fame.

Chicago, IL 60608

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4.1 (16)
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4.0 (10)

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Rush Productions is a wedding photo and video studio that strives to give its clients a creative and excellent service while keeping costs at competitive rates. Its trained staff members are experienced with all parts of the photo and video industries. Clients that are willing to pay a small percentage fee can purchase the legal ownership rights to their wedding media, allowing them to freely copy and distribute their photos and videos.

Chicago, IL 60608

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4.9 (30)
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5.0 (3)

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Niche Visuals LLC is a audiovisual production company serving customers in the Chicago area. The company's audiovisual team creates high production video montages to keep as mementos or to share with guests. In addition, Niche Visuals can capture documentary-style footage of a ceremony and create mini teaser clips ideal for sharing on social media.

Chicago, IL 60642

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5.0 (8)
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5.0 (6)

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Poetic Productions is an award-winning film and video company that has received a Best of Weddings award from The Knot. This company's videographers strive for authenticity in their work, doing their best to capture the emotions and precious moments of their clients' wedding days. While it is based in Chicagoland, Poetic Productions also serves customers with international needs.

Chicago, IL 60639

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5.0 (2)
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5.0 (1)

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Wedding Masterpiece Films is a Chicago-based company that exclusively specializes in wedding photography, recording wedding videos in a cinematic style. The videographers at WM Films strive to record thorough and professional footage for their clients, preserving the emotions and memories of their weddings. The owner has been recording weddings for nearly a decade, and his partner worked for 10 years as a filmmaker and editor before being part of WM Films.

444 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

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5.0 (85)
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4.8 (74)
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4.0 (2)

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Shan Photography takes wedding photos in Chicago. The photography business specializes in Sikh, Hindu, Muslim, and South Asian weddings. Its photography team's style involves shooting from different angles of a moment with a perfect pose. It also offers other photography services such as family, product, real estate, landscape, and fashion photography. Shan Photography has been in business for over 15 years and has studios in nine states in the US.

Chicago, IL 60601

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5.0 (10)

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The Chicago Wedding Collective is a team of experienced photographers and videographers that use a contemporary, photojournalistic style. Their packages include albums, digital files, negatives, thank you cards, prints, and other such items. Their customers have written positive reviews for them, praising their talents and the memorable media they captured.

Chicago, IL 60611

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5.0 (59)

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Located in Chicago, Bonphotage is a photography and videography business that has been featured in several wedding publications. The award-winning team members approach videography and photography in a personalized manner, shooting and recording for families, weddings, and events. Previous customers consistently recommend Bonphotage for the crew's professionalism, responsiveness, and for taking wonderful pictures.

Mount Prospect, IL 60056

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5.0 (9)

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Sureshot Productions is a studio that performs videography services for corporations, weddings, and music at affordable prices. The owners are a married couple with over 10 years of experience recording weddings in a documentary style. The business's videographers can record 4K definition wedding footage should their clients desire it. Past clients have praised the couple's helpfulness and passion for their work, and the studio has won a Couple's Choice Award from Wedding Wire.

1438 W Lake St, Chicago, IL 60607

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5.0 (50)
Google
5.0 (11)

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Vanilla Video LLC is a Wedding Videography service helping clients within the Chicago metro area. It records entire wedding ceremonies, including proposals and bridal parties, capturing important moments on videos which are then edited in a final cut delivered to clients post-ceremony. Services can scale depending on the size of the client's wedding, and filmography is customizable depending on what moments each couple would like to be emphasized. Clients always receive raw footage through digital delivery and editing is optional.

Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

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4.6 (8)
Yelp
4.5 (8)

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Dana Ann Photography is a small team of photographers and cinematographers with years of experience capturing the precious moments of weddings. The group believes in serving customers by listening to them and appreciating their points of view, hoping to provide an exemplary service and to satisfy their clients. Dana Ann Photography has been featured in publications such as Style Me Pretty and The Knot, and customers praise the photographer's warm personalities and amazing talents.

Oak Park, IL 60302

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5.0 (1)

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RJO Photo caters to both individuals and businesses in the Chicago area with its videography and photography services. The studio offers affordable packages for wedding photography and videography, and it also charges reasonable rates for on-location and in-studio services. With high-quality media services, retouching skills, and customer satisfaction, RJO Photo holds of Wedding Wire's 2016 Couples' Choice Awards .

3600 Clipper Mill Rd, Ste. 440, BALTIMORE, MD 21211

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Yelp
5.0 (4)

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Brighter Lights is a wedding videography studio that serves customers living in Chicago. It offers customized video solutions for couples. Footage is captured and edited in 4k resolution by two videographers per event. The business uses the natural features and lighting of every location to frame scenes. It also balances visual flair and storytelling in its output. The enterprise employs a small team to serve several cities in addition to the metro, including Los Angeles.

950 Milwaukee Ave STE 232, Glenview, IL 60025

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4.5 (8)

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Buller Media offers wedding videography services to couples in the Chicago, Illinois, area. The company has been in business for more than six years and its office is located in Glenview. Every wedding package includes multi-camera coverage by professionally trained wedding videographers equipped with wireless microphones and lighting equipment. The company promises a discrete approach and recommends full-day coverage so that couples may preserve their memory of the entire day. Custom editing is included and online revisions are free of charge.

Glendale Heights, IL 60139

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5.0 (6)
Yelp
5.0 (3)

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Milestone Digital has been part of the wedding photography and videography industries since 1984. The company has earned Wedding Wire's Couple's Choice Awards for 4 years in a row, and it has high ratings from The Knot. Milestone Digital's team members are experienced in modern techniques and in using state-of-the-art equipment. Couples that purchase photos from Milestone Digital have all of the intellectual property rights to their videos and can reprint or distribute them however they wish.

Chicago, IL 60016

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5.0 (34)
Google
5.0 (11)

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Paraagon Films is a video production company operating in the greater Chicago area. The company produces high-quality wedding videography for couples to keep as a memento or to share with guests and family. Its videos feature high-resolution video montages and carefully selected musical accompaniments. Customers work with the company prior to the event to develop concepts together. PaRaagon Films takes care of all other logistics, including filming, post-production, and editing.

102 N Cross St Ste 6, Wheaton, IL 60187

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4.9 (173)
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4.8 (26)
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5.0 (1)

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Amor in Motion is a wedding film studio and passionate team of filmmakers, artists, and storytellers who are committed to pushing the boundaries of wedding cinematography. Amor in Motion was founded in 2011 and has filmed over 400 weddings. They approach each film with artistic intention and unique, individually-catered perspective. They aim to create not only a unique product but a unique experience. Past clients include: Barron Hilton II, Twins MLB Pitcher, Senior VP of Fox, and actress Carolyn Stotesbery. They have been featured in BRIDES, Martha Stewart, Style Me Pretty and a stream of others.

Compare our Top Wedding Videographers

NameExpertise RatingAddressPromotionsLearn more
Old North Film Company
4028 W Irving Park Rd Loft B, Chicago, IL 60641
Mike Staff Productions
Park Ridge, IL 60068
312 Film
Chicago, IL 60618
Rush Productions
Chicago, IL 60608
Niche Visuals LLC
Chicago, IL 60608
Poetic Productions
Chicago, IL 60642
Wedding Masterpiece Films
Chicago, IL 60639
Shan Photography
444 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611
The Chicago Wedding Collective
Chicago, IL 60601
Bonphotage
Chicago, IL 60611
Sureshot Productions
Mount Prospect, IL 60056
Vanilla Video LLC
1438 W Lake St, Chicago, IL 60607
Dana Ann Photography
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
RJO Photo
Oak Park, IL 60302
Brighter Lights
3600 Clipper Mill Rd, Ste. 440, BALTIMORE, MD 21211
Buller Media
950 Milwaukee Ave STE 232, Glenview, IL 60025
Milestone Digital
Glendale Heights, IL 60139
Paraagon Films
Chicago, IL 60016
Amor in Motion Films
102 N Cross St Ste 6, Wheaton, IL 60187

FAQs

  • Introduction

    Wedding day memories may fade over the years, but a wedding video preserves those precious moments for a lifetime. Hiring a wedding videographer is a wise investment that will allow the happy couple to relive their special day year after year. A wedding video is also a great way to share the day with family members and friends that couldn't make it. And with today's technology, videos can be shared and made widely available via social media, YouTube, and other online platforms.

    From traditional weddings to vow renewals, hiring a wedding videographer ensures those special memories are expertly captured and edited and live on indefinitely.
  • What does a wedding videographer do?

    The primary role of a wedding videographer is to capture your wedding day on video and produce a film that can be rewatched and shared with others easily. They provide all equipment, including cameras, lighting, and audio, and edit the captured video to create a story complete with music, speeches, and candid moments.

  • Do I need a videographer for my wedding?

    There will always be parts of the day that are missed by the happy couple. From guests arriving and mingling to the confetti throw and cake cutting ceremony, the wedding video captures all of these moments perfectly. If you don't want to miss a single moment of your wedding, hiring a wedding videographer can be a wise choice.

  • What is included in wedding videography?

    Most wedding videographers offer a range of packages to suit different budgets. Basic packages typically include one videographer and equipment, a short edited video, recordings of guests congratulating the couple, and a choice of music. Luxury and bespoke packages allow for extras and customization.

  • How many videographers do I need for a wedding?

    The number of videographers required for a wedding will largely depend on the size of the wedding and the budget. For small weddings, one videographer should be sufficient. For larger weddings, a team of videographers will be able to cover more ground and ensure that every moment is captured.

  • How long should a wedding video be?

    The average length for a wedding video is three to five minutes for a wedding highlights video or short movie or 30 minutes to an hour or more for a cinematic or documentary-style film.

  • What should I look for in a wedding videographer?

    Experience is one of the most important requirements when selecting a videographer. They also need to have their own video, audio, and editing equipment and suitable insurance and provide a selection of packages to suit different requirements and budgets. Reviews can also steer you in the right direction.