White winter wedding in December at Union Station in Indianapolis. Good friends we met and enjoy working with. Romantic storybook appeal.

Picture perfect Union Station wedding for Joe and Natasha | Indianapolis, IN

the planning

Wow, a picture perfect union station wedding for the perfect couple! We got to know Joe and Natasha through our friends Amanda and Greg. We filmed for Amanda & Greg several years ago and then for Greg’s sister and her husband. Come to find out Joe works with Greg, so it was great to make the circle of friends larger!

When I met Joe and Natasha a year before their wedding at a Starbucks in Castleton Square it didn’t take long to realize they have a beautiful chemistry. And just hearing about their wedding day plans I could tell it would amazing. Natasha is a wedding planner professionally. She wasn’t overbearing at all as you might think a planner/bride would be. She naturally had a clear vision for what her day and what it would look like. And Joe bless him wasn’t slack he was right there with her working hard on the planning! When they told me their wedding was at one of my all time favorite venues Union Station – I seriously couldn’t wait to secure the date for them.

the wedding day

We were present to film starting with the wedding party getting ready at the nearby Omni Hotel. Once ready Natasha & Joe had their first look then all the bridesmaids and groomsmen piled in the party bus. We took video downtown at monument circle and the nearby Memorial Park. Both were beautiful locations. We filmed beautiful candid’s and formals alongside Sami of Sami Renee Photography who was great as ever. After the first look and pictures we headed back to Union Station for the entire day. The ceremony was beautiful and included music by a 4 piece ensemble. Surrounded by friends and family Joe and Natasha said their vows, exchanged rings, kissed and we got their party started! Cocktails were in the adjoining room while the staff at Union Station flipped the ballroom to reveal a beautiful set up. After followed dinner, speeches, cake cutting, toasts, and of course dancing! It was an evening and event to remember!

The location

With their wedding being in December it had romantic Christmas wedding vibe built in. The weather was nice with perfect light for cinematography. Add to that the storybook appeal of the historic Union Station. Did I mention we love Union Station? There aren’t many places like it. Beautiful candles and warm gold light inside gave the grand hall at Historic Union Station it’s signature guided age glow. All this to say Natasha and Joe had a very epic, very beautiful Indianapolis wedding day. Working with these two was an absolute joy! We wish them all best!

If you’re reading this and interested in hosting a Union Station wedding check out some of these other weddings we’ve filmed there for inspiration:)

Key Vendors

VenueGrand Hall at the Historic Union Station Photography Sami Renee Photography Planning Natasha Esselborn Cinematography Vibrant Video Productions  Cake Classic Cakes  Catering Union Station Entertainment DJ Willie Matis Florist Meg Catherine Flowers  Bride’s Dress Marie Gabriel Couture Jewelry Shane Co. Tux Men’s Wearhouse Cake Classic Cakes Coordinator Jessica Dum Invitations Pickle Prints Calligraphy Alysha Johnson Stationary Dana Osborne Designs

Charisse & Matt – Wedding Videographer for Indianapolis

It’s pretty cool how things go in cycles sometimes. We started the 2012 season out at the Crown Plaza Union Station with Holly & Ben back in April almost one year ago and we couldn’t have been happier to end our 2012 wedding season in the same beautiful venue with Charisse & Matt’s epic wedding just after Christmas! Charisse and Matt were very welcoming to us and made our job easy by looking great and working with us to get awesome shots. Thanks to the couple for putting on such a great event and inviting us to be part of it!

Key Vendors:

Cinematography Vibe Productions Photographer Alana Sheets Photography Venue Crown Plaza Entertainment AMS Entertainment

Kari + Ben, Wedding in Elkhart Indiana

Kari and Ben had a lovely wedding near my hometown in up in Northern Indiana. They were truly a pleasure to work with and make a wonderful couple.

This wedding was extra special as we had the privilege to work with one of oldest and dearest friends in the business Jeanne Allen of Vibe Photography. We got some great shots of the couple together before the reception kicked off at the Christiana Creek Country Club.

Kick back relax and enjoy this short highlights of the day!

 

Weddings in Carmel and South Bend

Wanted to post a quick update on our progress here at Vibe Productions. We’ve been working on the Kirtley-Byington wedding from May recently and are a good halfway through the post production, with some very nice results so far. We expect to have work done around Wednesday of next week and then we’ll be on to editing the Burton-Burke wedding.

This weekend is a busy one for us. We have a traditional two-day African wedding here in the Indianapolis Carmel area, which we’re excited about filming. And we have videographers filming the wedding of Sara and Dustin in South Bend, Indiana on Saturday.

I’ll post more on these weddings soon.

Have a great weekend!