On The Blog
August 29, 2016
2016 Hiring Cinematographer and Intern
Heart Stone Films Now Hiring a Wedding Cinematographer and Fall/Winter Intern
Heart Stone Films is Now Hiring a Wedding Cinematographer and Fall/Winter Intern! One of the privileges of owning Heart Stone Films has been seeing our team grow and watching our team achieve things that we dreamed of when we started this journey 8 years ago. Expanding our team gives us the opportunity to capture more beautiful love stories and serve more families every year. … Read the rest
June 15, 2016
Alabama Wedding Film by Heart Stone Films | Ryane + Blake
Alex traveled to Birmingham, Alabama to capture Ryane and Blake’s wedding day. To say that the setting was beautiful is an understatement. The Swann Lake Stables are stunning and provided the perfect backdrop for our favorite moment of their wedding day; their magical first look! Before each wedding, we ask each couple to tell us in their own words, what they love about their future spouse. Ryane and Blake’s words were so beautiful, we wanted to share them as the backdrop for their wedding film.… Read the rest
Nancy Ray Photography by Heart Stone Films
We worked with the wonderful team at Nancy Ray Photography to produce a new brand film that communicates the core purpose and message behind their work. Legacy, purpose, and a team approach to serving their clients. In the opening line of the film we hear Nancy say “This isn’t just a camera, this isn’t just film, these images aren’t just photographs. To us, this is legacy, and it’s the most tangible extension of our heart” This message is very dear to our hearts because it is the very same approach we take when documenting a wedding day and crafting a wedding film.… Read the rest
May 31, 2016
How to Produce a Same Day Edit by Heart Stone Films
So how did we produce a Same Day Edit here at Heart Stone Films? 1)The first thing to do is start the prep work well before the wedding day. We had a dedicated hard drive for this project and we went ahead and organized the hard drive with folders labeled for each shooter and each portion of the wedding day. This allowed us to be extremely organized while handing off cards to the editor throughout the wedding day. It also made it very easy to locate specific footage while importing and editing in Adobe Premiere Pro.… Read the rest
May 29, 2016
Rose Hill Plantation Wedding – Southern Weddings Magazine
Abigail and Ben’s Rose Hill Plantation Wedding is featured on Southern Weddings Magazine! Yay!!! Alex was the lead filmmaker and editor for this gorgeous wedding and we are so excited for her first wedding feature on a major wedding blog! Abigail and Ben hold a special place in our hearts. Their wedding day was so personal and so special. We LOVED their vows and the meaning and commitment behind them. Here is what Abigail had to say about them: “We both liked the traditional vows, but also wanted to make them more personal and meaningful to us.… Read the rest