Available Video Productions

Available Video Productions

Offers online services
Offers online services


We’ve been “Saving Marriages” since 1984! Available Video Productions (AVP) has seen and done it all! We use only the finest in digital broadcast quality HD 3-chip cameras, along with expert technique with ©lassic Digital Editing,to combine “Hollywood” production with personal charm. Every wedding is unique and AVP intends to give a new meaning to Saving your Marriageon Video and DVD! Owner / founder Jan Robert Richardson is certified in Color Television Production, Electronic Field / News Gathering, Film Production and Communications Law. He holds a degree in Electronic Sciences Technology from DeVry Institute of Technology and earned a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Operators License. With ongoing experience in many religious sectors from Orthodox Jewish, Serbian, Romanian, Greek, Moroccan, Russian, Hindu, Indian to all sectors of Christianity, AVP is familiar with most types of weddings and customs first hand, inside and out. We’ve captured over 1500+ and counting. We are experts at Bar / Bat Mitzvahs, Baptisms, Cotillions, Quinceaneras and any other type of event or party. We are

artistic, creative and cordial black tie professionals

expert technicians of our equipment and craft

accommodating and helpful to ALL guests and additional staff members in a candid unobtrusive manner

The greatest comment that we often hear is “We didn’t even notice you were there” which is how we intend to keep it. You will see why Available Video Productions is referred time and time again to capture special moments.

Jan Robert Richardson’s accreditations:

O.S.C. Certified in Color Television Production,1983

O.S.C. Certified in Electronic Field & News Gathering, 1983

O.S.C. Certified in Communications Law

Degree in Electronic Science Technology, DeVry University, 1991

Federal Communications Commission License, 1983

Master of Electronic Imaging, Adobe Premier Pro© CC & Adobe Premier CS6

Teacher, Advanced Commercial Video Communication, Illinois School of Broadcasting

Teacher Audio and Sound Board Engineering, Illinois School of Broadcasting

Current member of the Illinois Film Office

Senior Video Specialist, Creative Services & Production (CEP) (Technical Services Division) TSD, Argonne National Laboratory, United States Department of Energy, University of Chicago


Hired 2 times
2 employees
40 years in business
Serves Oak Brook , IL
Offers online services

Payment methods

Credit Card, Cash, Check, Square, Zelle


Photographer gender preference

Customers who prefer a female photographer, Customers who prefer a male photographer, Customers who have no preference


Under $150 (typically for brief photoshoots), $150 – $250, $250 – $500, $500 – $750, $750 – $1,000, More than $1,000, Customer isn't sure about budget

Photoshoot location

Photo studio, Outdoors, Home, Hotel

Photo formats

Digital or online download, CD / DVD, Flash drive, Physical proofs and prints, Album or photo book

Photos and videos

  • Since 1984

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    Frequently asked questions

    Full service and consultation
    FCC License OSC Accreditation Video Production Senior-Argonne National Laboratory, UChicago, Department of Energy (DOE) Associates of Science Degree-DeVry University
    $100-$150/hour or package per assignment
    TV Production University
    Government, Political, Celebrity, Corporations, Public
    Scientific work at Argonne Beautiful Weddings that tell a stiry
    95% of people WISH they hired Video Live memories of a lifetime
    Special requests and events

    Services offered

    Boudoir Photography
    Video Editing
    Portrait Photography
    Real Estate Photography
    Nature Photography
    Commercial Photography
    Headshot Photography
    Pet Photography
    Event Photography
    Engagement Photography
    Event Videography
    Business Photography
    Video Production
    Photo Editing