Category Archives: Wedding Photography

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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The completed look of my light painted Coca-Cola products.

Light Painted Coca-Cola Products

Light Painted Coca-Cola Products I’ve recently returned from a fantastic photography workshop on Light Painting at John Hartman’s studio in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. There were six of us in attendance at this somewhat intense, but really fun photography workshop. John was kind enough to share his vast knowledge on the subject with us and it was

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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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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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The bride & groom share a nighttime kiss on the historic Stone Arch Bridge in Minneapolis, MN.

Mount Olivet Lutheran Church Wedding

Andrew & Kate’s Mount Olivet Lutheran Church Wedding Highlights! Joannie & I had the honor of photographing Andrew & Kate’s beautiful Mount Olivet Lutheran Church wedding on February 11th. I can tell you that this was a really fun wedding! Everyone was so nice, considerate and really fun to hang around with all day long. The

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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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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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The groom leans over on the Zamboni to share a kiss with the bride on the hockey rink at Saint Paul Johnson High School on the East Side of St. Paul, MN.

Vadnais Heights Commons Wedding

Last Friday, Joannie & I had the pleasure of photographing Aaron & Christina’s beautiful Vadnais Heights Commons wedding! Joannie & I have been to this pretty venue before for charity events, including one we photographed for the Twin Cities North Chamber of Commerce a couple of years ago, but this was our first Vadnais Heights Commons wedding. Aaron & Christina’s

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Bride & groom wearing blue sunglasses that everyone wore to their John P. Furber Farm wedding ceremony.

John P. Furber Farm Wedding

Here’s some of the highlights from Kevin & Andrea’s John P. Furber Farm wedding on September 16th. Andrea is the daughter of our best man, Bob and his wife Laurie. All along, Andrea insisted that Joannie & I attend her wedding as guests and not as her wedding photographers as we were for her brother Buddy & his wife Diana‘s

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