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Business for Manitoba wedding DJs, photographers at ‘complete standstill’ – Winnipeg

It’s been a rough summer for the wedding industry, with waves of cancellations and postponements expected to continue well into the new year.

The latest hit to the industry came when the provincial government implemented a 10-person indoor and outdoor capacity limit for the Winnipeg area last week.

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Aside from the hundreds of Manitoba couples who’ve had their special days postponed, those providing services within the industry, like DJs, limousine drivers and photographers, have taken a blow during the coronavirus pandemic.

“For the most part, couples have adjusted from 200 (people), and sometimes I’m even a witness photographing the event,” veteran Winnipeg wedding photographer Curtis Moore said of the 10-person wedding capacity limit.

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Wedding photographer Curtis Moore, the owner of Moore Photography.

Wedding photographer Curtis Moore, the owner of Moore Photography.


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The owner of Moore

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Heartbreak for newlywed couple after thief makes off with wedding photographer’s $20,000 camera gear

Heartbreak for newlywed couple after a thief makes off with wedding photographer’s $20,000 camera gear – along with the only recording of their special day

  • A young Queensland couple’s wedding footage was stolen by a heartless thief
  • Matthew and Jay-Louise Breen were married on the Gold Coast on October 4
  • Almost $20,000 worth of camera gear was stolen from the photographer’s car
  • The heartbroken couple said they are holding out hope of finding the footage

A newlywed couple was left devastated after a heartless thief stole footage of their wedding day. 

Matty and Jay-Louise Breen, of Palm Beach on the Gold Coast, filmed their October 4 wedding for family and friends who couldn’t attend due to COVID-19 restrictions.

They paid wedding photographer James Connell to capture their special day, only

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