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Based in Derry, Northern Ireland, FILM By Simon is a wedding videography company. Owner Simon Dobbins is happy to travel around Northern Ireland, as well as further afield for destination celebrations. He likes to take an unobtrusive approach, as he believes that the best videos allow your body to unfold naturally. Simon uses a combination of digital and analogue technology in his work.

Services Offered

FILM By Simon offer an all in one approach. Less complications one price! If you have alternative ideas please let me know and we can orgainse a bespoke option.

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Frequently asked questions

What services do you offer?

High resolution photos

What does the wedding package include?

Three packages to choose from The Chestnut - Highlights only package The Oak - Highlights & Speeches The Walnut - Highlights, Speeches, Ceremony & Feature Film. Also includes Super 8 Footage

How far in advance should I contact you?

6+ Months for best availability

Do you cover more than one wedding a day?


Can you travel?

Yes, world Wide

What is the charge for travelling?

Included within N.I

What kind of technology do you use?


Do you use a specific technique or innovative approach?

I have only one main goal, to provide you with the best FILM possible. We are discrete and very considerate to you and all your guests. The perfect wedding FILM should not feel intrusive

What kind of equipment do you use?

Nokia 3310's

Do you work alone or do you have a team of professionals?

Team of Professionals

Do you charge per hour or per event?

Per event

If needed, would you be able to work extra hours?


How do you charge extra time?

Per hour

What are the forms of payment?

Cash, Bank transfer, Paypal, Credit & Debit Cards accepted

How do you work?

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Do you have any questions?

Request pricing

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Meet the Team

Simon Dobbins
Simon Dobbins

My name is Simon Dobbins. I’m a father of two, and husband for one. I’m the name on FILM by Simon and the founder of Independent Productions. Coffee enthusiast and dog lover. I love telling stories. I have a passion for FILM and Photography. There are few things better in life than making new connections and that is why I love my job. I meet new people all the time who let me into their world for one of the most important days of their lives. I can’t wait to speak with you and tell your story, one that you can keep your entire life and for future generations to come. I treat my wedding FILMS like family heirlooms that you will be able to pass down your family and enjoy with future generations to come


9 Butlers Wharf, mews, Strathfoyle BT47 6RZ Londonderry (Co Londonderry)

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