Why Should I Have a Video? We're already getting pictures, they say, "Why do we need a video?" A good video will tell a story of your special day from a perspective that you could not have seen yourself. Pictures are great, and everyone should have them, but a video is a way to remember your wedding with life, sound, music, and fun. Those are things you can't get from just a photograph. What to look for in your video: If you've made the decision to have a video of your wedding done, or you are looking into the idea, these are a few things you should be looking for in your videographer and know what to ask.