Oscar is originally from La Paz, Bolivia; located in the Andes of South America. He followed his Canadian wife to the foothills of Calgary to pursue their other passion; floral design by moving their blossoming business, Flowers by Janie Inc. from La Paz to Calgary in 2012.
While in Bolivia, Oscar studied Political Science + Economics in University and took film courses on the side. He is a huge movie buff and has a creative eye for design and lighting. He is a graduate of SAIT's Radio, Television + Broadcast News program.
Castaño was the last name of Oscar's paternal grandmother and also meanings chestnut tree or the colour brown in Spanish.
Castaño Films is a division of Flowers by Janie Inc. After six years in the wedding + event floral industry we are happy to add a videography component in the form of Castaño Films to serve our clients better. Just as our hearts and creativity go into creating polished, high end floral designs, our clients will experience the same quality + craftsmanship in the creation of our wedding and corporate films.
We focus on capturing the emotion of the day, creating authentic wedding films, filled with love and passion on every frame. We’ve documented over 100 weddings, and have been recognized on Rocky Mountain Bride, Chic and Stylish Weddings, WedLuxe, and Style Inspired Weddings.
We work discreetly in a “fly on the wall” style with a focus on fun and creativity rather than formality. We are always in the pursuit of a great story. Whether you have planned an epic weekend wedding bash or a mid-week elopement escape, our goal is to capture and document the story of your love and the emotion of such a monumental day.