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Journalistic/documentary style PV photogrphers

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#1 LRO

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    Posted 29 April 2009 - 12:36 PM

    Hi PV Brides!!

    I have visited some local photographers' websites but I'm not really convinced. I love some others but they're in the US and my budget is really tight to pay for their acommodations (I wish I could!!)

    Who would you recommend that makes journalistic/documentary style photos like Arpia, Lloyd or Apertura??

    Please advice!

    Thank you!

    #2 TammyB

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      Posted 29 April 2009 - 12:43 PM

      Have you tried to contact the US photographers that you like? You might be surprised that some of their rates, might not be as bad as you are thinking. In some cases for the money you get much more. Just a suggestion. :-)

      #3 TATrisha


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      Posted 29 April 2009 - 12:58 PM

      I think to get a good photojournalist or documentary style photographer you'll end up having to spend a decent amount anyways. Why not try contacting some photographers from the CA area. Perhaps their rates would be cheaper since they aren't traveling so far and airfare might be better?


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      #4 LRO

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        Posted 29 April 2009 - 01:15 PM

        Thank you Girls!

        I have contacted them and yes the prices still high.I know I have to invest for a good photographer but I just wanted to know if there are some in PV that are as great as I expect.

        I 'll let you know if I absolutelly love one!

        Thank you!

        #5 Susanandmo

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          Posted 29 April 2009 - 01:22 PM

          We we decided to go with FerJuaristi Photographer, Destination Wedding Photographer. Fotografo en Monterrey, N.L con cobertura nacional e internacional

          He is lives in Monterrey, Mexico and I love his style. Check out his site and let me know what you think.... Plus he is affordable.

          Best of luck!

          #6 LRO

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            Posted 29 April 2009 - 02:04 PM

            Thank you Susana, amazing work!! is it ok if I tell the photograper that you recommended him??

            #7 Susanandmo

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              Posted 29 April 2009 - 04:42 PM

              Yes please, he is my buddy! He's an amazing person and photographer...

              keep me posted on your decision :0)

              #8 Jess

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                Posted 29 April 2009 - 05:30 PM

                LRO - what's your budget?

                #9 edna

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                  Posted 29 April 2009 - 05:37 PM

                  As Susana mention I highly recommend Fer Juaristi, he lives in my town Monterrey and the fares are not as high as coming from USA, also Rafa Iba┬▒ez or David Josue are awesome... you can search here:

                  Wedrockers "weddings with a twist" Destination wedding photographers specialized in Riviera Maya and Mexico

                  #10 dinogomez.com

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                    Posted 04 May 2009 - 12:26 AM

                    Try the search option, there are many great options around the forum!

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