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    In the City and Beyond

    Chicago Wedding Videographer

    Welcome to CTR+shot Wedding Films, a company with a new approach to wedding videography. I’m Sofiia, the founder, and I am passionate about creating tailored films that reflect your personality and style. Explore the four elements that differentiate us from others, and let’s find out how we can make a movie out of the day of your life. Follow us on Instagram – or Contact Us.
    Film-Inspired
    Our cinematic style is not just about technical know-how but also about using the right techniques for the right moments. With our extensive experience in the film industry, we are able to approach each moment artistically and bring out its unique beauty.
    Contemporary Classics
    In a world of fleeting trends, our films stand out as a testament to timeless storytellers' videography. We combine classic cinematic techniques with a modern flair to create a film that will always feel fresh and relevant, no matter how much time passes.
    Storytelling
    We don't just capture moments, we craft stories. Our films are a fusion of powerful storytelling and stunning visuals. By using expert techniques in directing movement and visual storytelling, we create films that are as beautiful as they are meaningful.
    Tailored to You
    Our films are like a perfectly tailored suit, customized to fit you and your wedding day. We don't have a one-size-fits-all approach; instead, we take the time to get to know you so that we can create a film that is a reflection of who they are, not just a generic video.
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    Michelle & Matt - Yacht Club

    Love wasn't just in the air, it was on the water at Columbia Yacht Club. The gentle flow of the water mirrored the unspoken connection between Michelle and Matt. Clic...
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    Michelle & Matt - Yacht Club
    Karsyn and Ryan
    Fatima & Ahmed - Adler Planetarium
    Caroline and Charlie
    Callie and Brock
    Elizabeth and Kevin
    Amy and Connor
    Katherine and Patrick
    CTRL+shot
    Through our creative approach, we've developed two signature films that we're really proud of.

    Signature Films

    ART WEDDING FILM
    *A different perspective on your wedding day*

    Our most popular package includes two different videos of your wedding day. The first is a traditional documentary that captures all the special moments. The second is our signature art wedding film, where we showcase our creative storytelling approach by building a film around a story or concept; for instance, here is a video based on a Universe theme. More ideas and concepts we may discuss during a video consultation. So, let's chat to book your Chicago wedding videographer.

    FOREVER US
    *A personal movie about your relationship*

    We believe a video has the power to transport us to different phases of our lives and preserve our memories. That's why we created a special film format that captures the bond of your relationship, the unique habits, and inside jokes. And the best part is, the process of creating this film is a journey in itself, allowing you to discover and appreciate the little things that you love about each other. Want to learn more? Send us a message.

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