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Fri, October 24, 2014

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Fears

What type of equipment do you use? What special feature (lighting, etc) can you provide?

New York, NY

We use professional disc jockey brands only. Crown, JBL, Numark, VoCo Pro, Peavey, BBE, DMX, American DJ, Elation, Chauvet and QSC are some of the brands we use for various light and sound systems.

Answered by: KC PRO JOCKS

Leone

How many wedding do you officiate a year?

New York, NY

Looking at my current schedule, I will like officiate about 40 weddigns this year.

Answered by: Rev. Su Windsong

Erickson

Can guests view and order shots on-line? How soon will the photos be put on-line?

New York, NY

Yes, always. Usually wedding photos are on line within 30 days. This gives award winning portrait artist Scott and Cathy Ann time to professionaly edit your images.

Answered by: Ambiance Studios by Scott and Cathy Erickson

Geiger

What if I don't like my makeup at the trial run? Can I suggest changes?

New York, NY

Of course, you can suggest changes. Sometimes, people have a trademark lipstick that they LOVE and simply must incorporate into their makeup. It is all about the bride! If something seems over the

Answered by: Gorgeously You

Nedelcu

Do you charge hourly, a flat rate or a percentage of my overall budget?

New York, NY

VOW Wedding Consulting offers a range of packages. We work with the clients to customize what works best for them. We take into consideratio the budget and usually charge a flat fee for our services.

Answered by: VOW Wedding Consulting

What is your customer satisfication cancellation policy?

New York, NY

please read our F&Q on our website

Answered by: Hummer H2 Limo

Schmidt

How many pictures do you take? Can I provide a list of posed photos for you to take?

New York, NY

The average wedding will be approximately 1200 raw images, edited down to 800 or 900 final images. We encourage suggestions from our couples. We can only recommend ideas - remember this is YOUR wedd

Answered by: Liz & Joe Schmidt Photography

Alexander

Will you allow us to write our own vows?

New York, NY

Yes. Part of the customization process allows each couple to write their own vows.

Answered by: Weddings by Bishop Sean J. Alexander, Ph.D.

Goonen

Are you present at all vendor meetings? Do you pay the vendor fees and we pay you one lump sum?

New York, NY

I usually do not go with you on vendor meetings, unless you want me too, But I feel 1st meeting you should go on your own, 2nd meeting with vendors- I will go w you if you ask. As for paying vendors-

Answered by: Beachangel's Notary Weddings

Rumping

How many months in advance do I need to reserve your services for my wedding date?

New York, NY

at least nine months usually. But if the date is available, good for you :)

Answered by: Memories at Hand Photography

Nedelcu

Do you charge hourly, a flat rate or a percentage of my overall budget?

New York, NY

VOW Wedding Consulting offers a range of packages. We work with the clients to customize what works best for them. We take into consideratio the budget and usually charge a flat fee for our services.

Answered by: VOW Wedding Consulting

McLeese

What is your customer satisfication cancellation policy?

New York, NY

It doesnt apply - I've never cancelled nor had a client cancel on me.

Answered by: A Kickit Productions Mobile Entertainment

Kate

How long does the ceremony usually last?

New York, NY

That really depends on what you would like. An average ceremony time is about 15 to 25 minutes.

Answered by: Nondenominational Weddings by Pastor Kate

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