Category Archives: Minnesota Wedding Photographers

A starry night light painting wedding photograph created at The Pavilion at Lake Elmo.

The Pavilion at Lake Elmo

Bryan and Emily’s wedding at The Pavilion at Lake Elmo Joannie and I had the pleasure of photographing Bryan and Emily’s pretty wedding at The Pavilion at Lake Elmo on Friday, September 8th. It was a beautiful day for a wedding and we took full advantage of the weather and did all of the formal

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A pretty portrait of Ricky & Rebecca in the woods before their beautiful Panola Valley Gardens wedding in Lindstrom, MN.

Beautiful Panola Valley Gardens Wedding

Ricky & Rebecca’s Beautiful Panola Valley Gardens Wedding. We’ve just returned from our family trip to Florida (yes, it was very hot & humid)! But right before we left town, Joannie & I had the honor of photographing Ricky & Rebecca’s beautiful Panola Valley Gardens wedding. It turns out that their wedding day was just

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A stunning light painting with a full moon created at Clint & Gretchen's Saint Paul College Club wedding. Light paining wedding photography done by Michael & Joannie Anderson, owners of Michael Anderson Photography in Mounds View, MN.

Saint Paul College Club Wedding

The Saint Paul College Club wedding of Clint & Gretchen. Joannie and I had the honor of being the wedding photographers for Clint and Gretchen last Saturday on a glorious summer day in Minnesota! We began as we do at many weddings with some getting ready images of Gretchen & Clint. Actually, when we arrived, they

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Derek & Zlata by the pond after light painting the scene at their Olympic Hills Golf Club wedding reception.

Olympic Hills Golf Club Wedding

Derek & Zlata’s Olympic Hills Golf Club Wedding On Saturday, June 17th, Joannie & I had the pleasure of being the wedding photographers for Derek & Zlata for their beautiful outdoor Olympic Hills Golf Club wedding. As is always the case, especially with an outdoor wedding ceremony, we all were watching the weather forecast very closely

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Bride and groom in front of the gold doors at their Hindu Temple of Minnesota wedding.

Hindu Temple of Minnesota Wedding

Rajendra & Alyana’s Hindu Temple of Minnesota Wedding I had the honor of being the wedding photographer for Rajendra & Alyana at their Hindu Temple of Minnesota Wedding back on May 12th and once again last Saturday evening at their Minneapolis Marriott City Center wedding reception. Along the way I’ve tried to get a better feeling for some of the Hindu wedding

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Very snowy engagement portraits taken in a snow storm at St. Anthony Main in downtown Minneapolis, MN.

Engagement Portraits Taken in a Snow Storm

Engagement Portraits Taken in a Snow Storm Here’s some of my favorite images from Stephanie & Kevin’s pretty engagement portraits taken in a snow storm last Sunday afternoon. When we talked about doing their engagement portraits, they told me that they wanted to have a snowy, wintery look. Well, the way this crazy winter was going, it

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A pretty wedding day photo of a bride & groom kissing at sunset on a pathway in Long Lake Regional Park in New Brighton, MN. Wedding photo taken after their wedding at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Circle Pines, MN.

Our Savior’s Lutheran Church Wedding

Josh & Sarah’s Our Savior’s Lutheran Church Wedding! The weather for our second February wedding of 2017 was much like the week before, it was more like a May wedding! Yes, Josh and Sarah had a spectacular spring-like wedding day! It might have even been slightly warmer than the week before. Everyone got ready for the wedding

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Brides and grooms have chosen Michael Anderson Photography for The Knot "Best of Weddings" award once again for 2017.

The Knot Best of Weddings 2017

Minneapolis, Minnesota: Press release December 23, 2016: Minneapolis Wedding Photographers Michael and Joannie Anderson, owners of Michael Anderson Photography, have been honored with The Knot Best of Weddings 2017 Award! To receive The Knot Best of Weddings 2017 award, brides & grooms write reviews about their wedding vendors. Of course, the review needs to be a positive one and the better

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A cute couple wearing their Minnesota Vikings jerseys during their engagement portrait session in the fall colors on St. Anthony Main in Minneapolis, MN.

Fall Colors on St. Anthony Main

Here’s some of my favorite images from Brycen & Aleks engagement portraits taken in the fall colors on St. Anthony Main last week. I had the pleasure of creating Brycen & Aleks engagement portraits on one of the last really beautiful fall days of the color season. With temperatures in the 60’s and very light

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Beautiful backlit fall wedding photo of the bride & groom taken at Mississippi Gardens in Minneapolis, MN.

Mississippi Gardens Wedding Day

Joannie & I would like to share Charlie & Colleen’s beautiful Mississippi Gardens wedding photographs with you! The day after Aaron & Christina’s very pretty, but cold and windy Vadnais Heights Commons wedding, Charlie & Colleen got a wonderful reprieve from Mother Nature. The strong winds that made Aaron & Christina’s wedding day so challenging were

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