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separately …or together!

LET’S BE REAL—You have a ton of options.

I’d love for you to discover why couples love Sound Originals!

My name’s Dan Cassuto. My yellow sidekick is a 3-year-old lab named Duke. Together, we’re a great storytelling team. (Duke is still learning how to work the camera, but he's becoming an editing pro.)

I’m so proud of the awesome 5-star reviews and testimonials from 40+ happy couples. You can be blown away, too!


Couples say they love my storytelling style … creative, original, authentic. I worked 10+ years as a television journalist for NBC, ABC and CBS stations capturing moments and emotions! I’ve documented thousands of events—even President Barack Obama’s official visits.

My work was honored with 5 EMMY AWARDS.

You can trust me to notice and capture those special, unplanned, unposed moments—the reactions, laughter, joy, surprise, tears, smiles—that will only happen for a split second on this huge day in your life!


My style is inspired by photojournalism—but also artistic, creative and unique. Gentle guidance and suggestions—not fake poses. I’m more involved than a fly-on-the-wall, but not pushy.

You’ll look your best when you’re comfortable. Couples tell me I’m a calming presence—making the whole experience easy and fun—letting authenticity shine through.


Northwest Vibes



Artistic Photojournalism


“We especially loved Dan’s creativity... He was constantly searching for new ideas/angles. You could tell he loves his job and the joy was infectious.”

— Carolyn & Abhishek, Sleeping Lady Resort, Leavenworth, WA

“Dan did an amazing job! He is a great person to work with and went above and beyond to deliver a beautiful piece of work. He really captured the energy and atmosphere of love.”

— Kristina & Eduardo, Sole Repair Shop, Seattle, WA

“…Absolutely spectacular…completely unobtrusive, but Dan captured everything we could have wanted, and also moments we didn’t even know happened.”

— Brittany & Austin, JM Cellars, Woodinville, WA


Let’s Talk!

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Hometown: Chevy Chase, Maryland

Education: Duke University

Favorite Musician: George Strait

Favorite Food: Pepperoni Pizza

Favorite Mountain: Mount Rainier

Most Famous Person I've Interviewed: Hillary Clinton

Where I've Lived & Worked: North Carolina, Wisconsin, Florida, Oregon, Washington

Number of Emmy Awards: 5

Number of Bloopers on YouTube: None (that I know of!)



Birthday: August 12, 2015, Sandy, Oregon

Labrador Percentage: 100%

Happy: Always!

Hobbies: Sniffing, Swimming, Jumping, Chewing, Fetching

Favorite Toy: Blue squeaky ball, followed closely by red squeaky ball

Favorite Dog Park: Luther Burbank, Mercer Island

Favorite Food: CHEESE!

Favorite Sound: Cheese wrappers!

Instagram: @dukeanddan


We're on Instagram!  @DukeAndDan


Sound Originals, LLC is a Seattle photography and video production company. We offer wedding films, wedding videos and wedding photography to couples in Seattle, Tacoma, Olympia, Bellingham and the rest of the beautiful Pacific Northwest.