Our Story 


Derek Sweeney

Derek has always had a passion for film and media and has been a film maker for over 25 years

In 2011, after years of working in the retail industry, Derek established the business in 2011 and has never looked back.

"Every wedding is different and we enjoy travelling to all the stunning venues throughout Scotland,

We also enjoy every wedding that we capture as we are filming memories that clients will cherish forever,


Maureen Sweeney

Maureen is a graduate of Cardiff University and the Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester.

After many years of stage and screen, teaching and singing, Maureen decided on a change of career and is now along with Derek a director of Ultimate Moments Videography.

Maureen also organises and hosts our twice annual Ultimate Wedding Fayre


Maureen says that its the finer details that are very important and that you "can't beat a woman's touch." .


Alejandro Valera Losa

Alejandro started working freelance for Ultimate Moments Videography in 2015 and has enjoyed filming over 100 weddings for the company.

Born in Cuba, Alejandro owns his own film making company and enjoys filming short movies and documentaries in his own cinematic style.

He is vastly experienced and loves working with Ultimate Moments Videography and capturing your day in his own trademark way.

Ultimate Moments Videography are an Award Winning Team of Videographers, established in 2011. 

Directed & owned by Derek & Maureen Sweeney, we are based in Ayrshire but cover all over the UK to capture not only Weddings,

but all memorable events. 
We work with couples to ensure that your Wedding day or Celebration is captured the way you want it to be. 

We are very personable and friendly and pride ourselves on the services we provide and film your Wedding in a discreet and natural documentary style capturing every moment of your special day live and as it happens. 

Wedding Awards Winners (Best Regional Videographers) 2018

VOWS Awards Finalists 2018. 2019

Confetti Awards Finalists 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 Best Wedding Team Finalists 2018, 2019, 2020

Scottish Wedding Awards Finalists: 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020

Scottish Business Awards Finalists:  2019

We also employ other highly experienced Freelance Videographers who can film on their own or as a second shooter depending on the demand of our services. They are also a vital part of the Ultimate Moments Videography team.