THE OWNERS OF J&S MEDIA
Director, Cinematographer, Drone Operator
Ever since 2008, Scott has spent all of his free time researching the latest and greatest camera equipment and editing styles. His love for film started with watching his favorite filmmakers on YouTube, and he still uses these filmmakers as a source of inspiration in all videos he produces. Find him walking around with a camera stabilizer getting the best cinematic shots or standing in a corner operating our drone.
Videographer, Designer, PR, Point of Contact
After meeting Scott in 2013, Jennifer quickly developed an interest and passion for film herself. Other than videography, Jennifer enjoys all things multimedia – photography, graphic design, and web design. She held many leadership positions in college that has helped her serve as the businesswoman for J&S Media. Find her off to the side getting the close-up shots or communicating with vendors ensuring everything goes smoothly.
WHAT MAKES US DIFFERENT?
01. Our ability to tell a story. We don’t just throw clips into our computer and whip out a video; we dedicate our time and efforts into creating a movie to showcase your story/event.
02. We’re educated. Both Scott & Jennifer graduated from the University of South Florida studying Film, Psychology, Communications, and Advertising. Our education helps us provide quality work and professional communication.
03. Our turnaround time. All of our wedding film packages offer a 3-4 week turnaround time; one of the fastest you’ll see!
04. We’re flexible with pricing. We understand being on a budget. To the best of our ability, we’ll try our best to adjust our packages to create something you can afford!
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
⭐ What equipment do you use? We use Sony 4K cameras, Sony lenses (wide and long), Sigma lenses, a DJI 4K drone, gimbals (stabilizers), professional microphones/recorders, professional lighting equipment, monopods, and tripods.
⭐ How long is your turn around time? We have an average 3-4 week turnaround time. Anything longer than that would only be for weddings that may need additional filming dates or a more complicated editing style.
⭐ Do you travel and does it cost extra? Yes, we love to travel! Locations 30 miles or nearer from Tampa there is no additional cost. Locations in Florida but farther than 30 miles will require additional travel fees. Contact us for destination wedding costs.
⭐ Do you require a deposit? We require a 25% non-refundable deposit to secure a wedding date. The purpose of this deposit is to offset any loss of work if you were to cancel for any reason. We are open to payment plans on the deposit if needed.
⭐ Will we meet you before the wedding day? All of our packages include a pre-wedding interview session. We like to meet 1-2 weeks prior to your wedding to conduct this audio-only interview, officially meet if we hadn’t already, and go over your wedding day timeline.
⭐ What can we expect from you the day of our wedding? Click here to view a separate page about what you can expect on the day of.
⭐ Do you do custom packages? Yes! We are very open to adjusting our package options to fit your wants, needs, and budget. Keep in mind that the location(s) of your wedding, popularity of your wedding date, and other factors may affect our ability to do that.
⭐ I’m having a same-sex wedding; are you okay with that? Of course! Love is love, and we’re happy to document that love for anyone who would give us the opportunity to do so.
BRANDS WE USE
SOME LOCATIONS WE'VE FILMED AT
The White Barn
La Belle Amour
Bayanihan Arts and Events Center
Saxon Manor & Shabby Chic Wedding Barn
The Florida Aquarium
Tampa Firefighters Museum, Morean Center For Clay, Anna Marie Island, St. Pete Beach Community Center, Philippe Park, Harrington House B&B, Largo Central Park Feed Store, Spartan Manor, & more!
SOME CHURCHES WE'VE FILMED AT
St. Paul’s Catholic Church
Espiritu Catholic Church
Holy Faith Catholic Church
Saint Timothy’s Catholic Church
St. Mary’s Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church
Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church
St John the Evangelist Catholic Church