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The camera makes you forget you’re there.

It’s not like you are hiding

but you forget, you are just looking so much.

Annie Leibovitz

Maternity

Capture that special lifetime moment.

Boudoir

Make it a gift to remember.  

“A picture is a secret about a secret,
the more it TELLS YOU the less you know.‚ÄĚ
Diane Arbus

About | Preserving Memories

Robert Firlotte is the owner of Preserving Memories Photography  and has been a photographer and videographer for over 15 years.

 

Our company has an artistic and creative approach to wedding photography and videography . With  over 15 years in the wedding photography and videography field, we pride ourselves on delivering professional, memorable portraits with fresh, unique photography and video styles. With our fun loving personalities, we create a real connection with all of the  clients resulting in a relaxed atmosphere. Preserving Memories Photography provides a one-stop shopping experience for your event or media coverage.

 

No matter the size of your event, we can provide the photography, videography and photo booth for all your wedding, corporate or fundraising needs.

 

We will give you the service and experience you deserve.

 

Unlike other photographers, our clients own the rights (50/50) to their photos and videos so they can print of as many as they want and at any size.

“The camera is an instrument

that teaches people how to see

without a camera.‚ÄĚ

Dorothea Lange

Our | Services

We have a unique

blend of TALENT AND EXPERIENCE 

THAT ALLOWS us to offer a 

range of services.

We provide photography services not only in Calgary and surrounding area but we will travel to Red Deer, Banff, Kananaskis and Lethbridge as well as points in between for your wedding or special event. We also do out-of-province and out-of-country destination photography but please contact us for expanded information on this.

 

On location, our visual media team can provide you with a comprehensive range of creative, reliable and affordable solutions for your imaging needs. Our years of experience and professional equipment enable us to produce high-quality photographs in many formats.

 

We provide photo sessions in-studio and on location, in the parks and in the homes of our clients or other places by request. The services include but are not limited to:

 

  • Event photography such as photo coverage of corporate events, graduations, birthdays, anniversaries and parties
  • Weddings, bar mitzvah and bat mitzvah photographic coverage
  • Children, family, maternity, boudoir and individual portraits
  • High school seniors and college graduate portraits

 

IF YOU WANT TO ADD AN EXTRA ELEMENT OF SPONTANEOUS FUN TO YOUR WEDDING OR SPECIAL EVENT, WE ALSO PROVIDE PHOTO BOOTH RENTALS. WHY USE A PHOTO BOOTH? IT’S FOR THE MEMORIES OF COURSE! LET US CAPTURE ALL OF THE GREAT MOMENTS OF YOUR WEDDING, GRADUATION, PARTY OR EVENT. WE ONLY USE OPEN AIR PHOTO BOOTHS SO YOU CAN GET THE ENTIRE GUEST LIST IN THE SHOT!

 

Video production is fundamentally about people, the knowledge they share, and the stories they tell. Our team can collaborate with you to design and produce effective digital media projects ranging from simple presentations to high-definition, broadcast-quality, multi-camera productions. Our expertise will enable you to communicate your story clearly and with style.

 

‚ÄúYou don’t take a photograph,

you make it.‚ÄĚ

Ansel Adams

Pricing

15 YEAR ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL* Р REDUCED PRICE & NO GST !

CALL OR EMAIL FOR A NO-CHARGE CONSULTATION. BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.
CALL 403.970.6666
E-MAIL   ROBERT@PRESERVINGMEMORIES.CA

 

HERE ARE A FEW STANDARD PACKAGES THAT ARE AVAILABLE. IF YOU PREFER WE MAKE YOU A CUSTOM PACKAGE, WE WOULD BE HAPPY TO ACCOMMODATE YOUR WISHES REGARDING YOUR BUDGET AND THE INDIVIDUAL STYLE YOU REQUIRE.

 

ALL OF OUR PACKAGES COME WITH TWO PROFESSIONAL WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS (NOT ONE PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER AND A HELPER).
ALSO INCLUDED IN OUR PACKAGES IS A ROYALTY-FREE HIGH RESOLUTION DISK COMPLETE WITH THE DAYS QUALITY PHOTOS COLOR-CORRECTED AND EDITED.

PHOTOGRAPHY PACKAGES:

 

GOLD PHOTOGRAPHY PACKAGE              $2800.00  NO GST

Includes:
Two (2) photographers
Pre-ceremony at church location
Full ceremony coverage
The Family and Park session at your choice of location
Reception coverage to first dances
One (1) 8″ x 8″ show-off style album. One (1) royalty-free disk(300 dpi) complete with all photographs
Photos in high resolution & colour-corrected (300 dpi)

SUPREME PHOTOGRAPHY PACKAGE     $4500.00  NO GST

Includes:
Engagement session
Two (2) photographers all day including the following:
Bride in the morning coverage
Pre-ceremony at church location
Full ceremony
The Family session
Two or more park sessions at your choice of location for bridal party portraits
Reception coverage
Three (3) Mastered Royalty Free disks (300 dpi) photos in high resolution & colour corrected
Three (3) 11‚ÄĚ X 8‚ÄĚ 20 page custom Italian hand-made albums. Complete with full photo, padded cover.

DIAMOND PHOTOGRAPHY PACKAGE     $5400.00  NO GST

Includes:
Engagement session
Two (2) photographers all day including the following:
Bride in the morning coverage
Pre-ceremony at church location
Full ceremony
The Family session
Two or more park sessions at your choice of location for bridal party portraits
Reception coverage
Three (3) mastered royalty-free disks (300 dpi) photos in high resolution & colour corrected
One (1) 10″ X 10″ Las Vegas-style, hand-made Italian perfection album (20 pages)
All photos printed on high resolution metallic paper to bring out the very best vibrance and color of your cherished photos

 PM -  SPECIAL  PHOTO  PACKAGE*          $6600.00  NO GST

* This Special Includes:
* Engagement session
* Two (2) photographers all day including the following:
* Bride in the morning coverage
* Groom in the morning coverage
* Pre-ceremony at church location
* Ceremony
* The Family session
* Two or more Park sessions at your choice of location for bridal party portraits
* Reception coverage up to 9:30pm
* Three (3) mastered royaltyfree disks (300 dpi) complete with all days photos in high resolution & colour corrected.
* One (1) 24-page Bridal Couple Album – 12‚ÄĚ X 12‚ÄĚ or 9‚ÄĚ X 13‚ÄĚ, from our latest¬†Italian-style album collection All photos printed on high resolution metallic¬†paper to bring out the very best vibrance and color of your cherished photos.
These albums come with various covers and bindings covers include:
Full polished acrylic face, genuine stone washed leather, braided leather and raw silk or satin etc.
* Two (2) 8″ x 8″ or 6‚ÄĚ x 9‚Äú ¬†matching parent-style albums printed on premium photo paper
* Includes photo booth set up at reception, complete with background, studio lighting, props and professional photographer taking the photos
* Includes all booth photos on a high resolution disk

 

*********THE ULTIMATE PHOTO PACKAGE*******

This package contains so much we dare not print it, if you want the everything package.
At a great price ask to see this one.

Add a photo booth to your package and receive all booth photos on a royalty free high resolution disk for only $799.00
CORPORATE and EVENT Photography

* Golf tournaments, charity events, presentations, etc. * STUDIO STYLE PHOTO BOOTHS available for all events c/w props , backgrounds, etc.
* HEAD SHOT PORTRAITS on site or in studio
CALL 403.247.6046 EMAIL robert@preservingmemories.ca

“What i like about photographs  IS that they

capture a moment that’s gone

forever, impossible to reproduce.‚ÄĚ

Karl Lagerfeld

Videography



In addition to our videography services, we have various options available to add titling and other effects your event video.
Please feel free to ask us about what would be right for your project.

 

CONTACT US TO SEE HOW WE CAN MAKE YOUR

NEXT OCCASION OR EVENT AS MEMORABLE AS POSSIBLE.

Connect with Us

Get In Touch

let’s have a chat

we can help you

REALIZE YOUR VISION.

 

Please contact Robert via email at robert@preservingmemories.ca or phone at 403.970.6666

 

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