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

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



a man standing next to a keyboard: One local DJ says the music side of the entertainment business 'has pretty much come to a complete stand still'.


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One local DJ says the music side of the entertainment business ‘has pretty much come to a complete stand still’.

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.

Read more: Metro Winnipeg area moving to level Orange restrictions Monday; masks to be mandatory

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

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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.

Read more:
Metro Winnipeg area moving to level Orange restrictions Monday; masks to be mandatory

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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What’s it like to marry a complete stranger?

Resplendent in white satin, her hair perfectly pinned and her make-up pristine, a blushing bride grips her brother’s arm as she takes a deep breath to calm her nerves.

On the other side of the solid oak door her handsome groom stares straight ahead, his palms sweating, his mind racing. 

A ripple of excitement sweeps through the 40 guests as they eagerly wait for the ceremony to begin.

But this is no ordinary wedding. When the bride walks down the aisle and locks eyes with her husband-to-be, there isn’t the usual comforting look of love shared by a couple who have spent months planning their big day together.

Just six weeks earlier, Shareen and David were told they were each other’s perfect match and they agreed to get married, meeting for the first time on their big day. But these aren’t the usual young reality TV wannabes — David is

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Bride’s Minion-themed wedding complete with yellow bridesmaid dresses slammed

ARE you a romantic rustic bride or planning a whimsical yet vintage-inspired special day? Scoff all you want – wedding themes are a big deal.

That said, one couple managed to come up with one we’ve never seen before when they threw an entirely MINION-themed wedding.

The bridesmaids at the Despicable Me-themed wedding wore yellow dresses to match the Minions

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The bridesmaids at the Despicable Me-themed wedding wore yellow dresses to match the MinionsCredit: Reddit

The Despicable Me superfans found a way to incorporate the little yellow helpers into almost every aspect of the day – and even had a Minion mascot to greet guests at the venue.

What’s more, the bridesmaids even walked down the aisle in matching yellow dresses.

And if that wasn’t enough, the eccentric couple also had a wedding cake toppers specially made to match the theme.

Earlier this week, photos from the Minion-themed wedding were posted on Reddit’s wedding shaming forum.

The couple had a specially made Minion wedding cake topper

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The couple had a specially
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