Picture this… It’s mid-June in Michigan and you’re having an outdoor wedding. You’re expecting (and truly hoping for) a beautiful wedding day filled with cooler temperatures, sunshine, even a slight breeze…. But then reality kicks in (it is Michigan after all)! Your early summer wedding turns sticky and stagnant with temperatures soaring into the […]
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Think about it… Which moment at a wedding reception is a guaranteed tearjerker? You nailed it! The Father, Daughter Dance! Since we’re celebrating Father’s Day this weekend — we’re dedicating this blog to the man who helped raise you, will walk you down the aisle and give you away — DAD! The special bond between […]
Here’s a question: would you marry a complete stranger? Well, that’s the basis for Lifetime TV’s hit reality show “Married At First Sight”. Have you been watching the romance (and drama) unfold?! Season 5 brings us three new couples that met for the first time at the altar — I’m talking minutes before exchanging […]
What is your husband’s passion? (Besides you of course!) Is he a Star Wars super fan? Does he live and breath for the Detroit Tigers? Always on the golf course? One way to show off a ‘slice’ of your husbands personality (ha, get it?) is by including a Groom’s Cake at your wedding reception […]
Dress: Check! Flowers: Check! Cake: Check! Engagement Photo Session: Huh? I can’t take pictures here?! Venue: … Wait, what? I need a permit?! When it comes to getting married, it’s all about planning ahead. Before you get your heart set on your dream venue or a specific place for pictures — it pays to check […]
We were honored to be chosen as the photographer for Lifetime’s TV show, “Married At First Sight“. If you’re not familiar with the show, applicants submit to be matched by relationship and psychology experts. The big “catch” is the couples will have no idea who has been chosen for them until they see each other […]
While many modern brides prefer fun and stylish wedding photos, you might still want more traditional family images (or at least know you have to do them for mom). Your wedding day family formal images are the ones that mom will proudly display, the photos that document the family that attended – and the images that truly gain more importance with every anniversary you celebrate.
Fall is a great time for engagement sessions. Couples who will have a formal engagement announcement printed, send save the date products, or want to practice getting comfortable in front of the camera often choose to work with their wedding photographer for an engagement session. We have some tips to help you get ready.
Priscila and Cory were married June 11, 2016 at Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel where they also hosted their wedding reception. Mike Staff Productions was honored to provide DJ Photography and Videography services for them and their families.
Let the fun and games begin! We love it when our couples include their love for their colleges! Love for their alma mater runs deep, and can definitely be a fun a part of their wedding and/ or engagement pictures.