This weeks ‘Real Wedding’ feature takes us to Chicagoland! You’re about to meet and hear directly from Sabrina and Adam, a lovely couple who turned to our Mike Staff Productions office in Park Ridge, Illinois to plan their wedding. Wait until your read how their love story began. It is literally a scene out of […]
Do you chant ‘Go Green! Go White!’ or do you bleed Maize & Blue? One of the biggest rivalries in college football is here — The University of Michigan Wolverines vs. The Michigan State Spartans! Fans are dedicated die-hards, houses are divided, and wedding and engagement photography shoots are themed after college colors, mascots and […]
Being engaged is one of the happiest moments in a girl’s life! Between finding the person you want to spend the rest of your life with, calling all of your girlfriends and endlessly gazing at how the light shines on your ring (we’ve all done it) — you pretty much have a permanent grin 24/7! […]
YAY! You’ve got your ring, let the engagement fun begin… A good place to start: Engagement Photo Shoot! You might be asking yourself, why take engagement photos? It’s a great opportunity to work with your wedding photographer for the first time and get comfortable in front of their lens and with their style. Use the […]
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.
The winners of the “Tell Us Your Love Story” Contest are Kelsey Councilor and Don! They met while both attending Central Michigan University and started dating soon after meeting at a fundraiser. They have two dogs that have become a huge part of their lives, so Don came up with a creative way to have the dogs help propose. While on a walk, Don asked Kelsey to read the new dog tags he had made for the dogs, which said, “We love our family” and “Will you marry dad?” Watch their heartwarming story below to find out how they discovered Mike Staff Productions and their plans for their big day!
Every story matters and love stories are the best! We started the “Tell Us Your Love Story” contest last month and it has been great to see what stories have been shared so far. We have seen stories of friends turned lovers, high school sweethearts, adventurous couples, military couples, work place romances, love-at-first-sight romances and everything in between.
Congratulations on your engagement! There are few times in life that are more fun, busy and exciting than this season. To keep things moving in the right direction and to ensure that you enjoy the process, focus on a few key things first.