Once you’ve received the link to your Spotlight Edit or Documentary Edit of your wedding video, it’s time to download it for offline viewing and storing! Once you’ve saved it to your computer, you can share it, make your own copies or save it on other devices to archive it for safe keeping.
Step 1: Open the email from NST Pictures with the Documentary Edit or Spotlight Edit link. Click the link to go to Dropbox.
Step 2. Click the down arrow download button.
Don’t try to play the edit from this webpage–it will only show a preview of the full piece. Be sure to follow the rest of the steps below so you can watch the complete Documentary Edit or Spotlight Edit.
Step 3. If you are on a Mac, the file will automatically start downloading into your “Downloads” folder. If you are on a PC, you can choose the location before the download begins.
Please be patient. The file is large so this could take a few minutes. You can get an estimate of the remaining time on the “Downloads” status bar.
Help! I don’t have enough disk space!
If you get an error message because you don’t have enough space on your computer, you will need to download directly to a USB drive or external hard drive. Either type of drive needs to be formatted for the file before the download process begins. To get directions on how to to format and download to your external drive, click here.
Step 4. Open the folder where you saved the file and look for your name.
Step 5. Double click to play to watch or make copies by duplicating the file!
We recommend saving an extra copy wedding footage to a backup USB or another computer, so that it will always be safe, even if your computer crashes or corrupts the file.
With the Basic and Standard Collections, your wedding film will be delivered through an HD digital film link, which provides an easy way for you to create your own DVDs, BluRays or USBs. For the Premium and Complete Collections, this edit will be delivered via USB, but we can send a digital download by request. If you’d like to order hard copies, contact us to add them to your package!