Category Archives: Destination Weddings

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.

Best Minneapolis Saint Paul MN Wedding Photos

The Best Minneapolis Saint Paul MN Wedding Photos in 2017 For something different, I decided to write a blog post about some of our favorite wedding photos that Joannie and I created in 2017. I decided to call it “The Best Minneapolis Saint Paul MN Wedding Photos in 2017”. A very catchy title isn’t it. 🙂 EDIT:

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WeddingWire Couples' Choice Award for 2018 presented to Michael Anderson Photography.

Award-Winning Minneapolis Wedding Photographers

MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA – January 9, 2018 – PRESS RELEASE: AWARD-WINNING MINNEAPOLIS WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS -MICHAEL ANDERSON PHOTOGRAPHY – IS THE RECIPIENT OF THE WEDDINGWIRE COUPLES’ CHOICE AWARDS for 2018! Award-Winning Minneapolis Wedding Photographers, Michael and Joannie Anderson are pleased to announce that Michael Anderson Photography has been selected as a recipient of the WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards 2018. This is

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Michael Anderson Photography has been selected as one of "The Best Wedding Photographers in Minneapolis, Minnesota" for 2018 by Expertise.

The Best Wedding Photographers in Minneapolis MN

MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA – January 6 – PRESS RELEASE: For the third year in a row, Michael Anderson Photography has been selected as one of  “The Best Wedding Photographers in Minneapolis, MN” by Expertise. “Joannie & I are very excited to announce another wedding photography honor bestowed on us for 2018! Expertise has once again selected us as one of

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Michael Anderson Photography has been selected as The Knot "Best of Weddings" for 2018.

Twin Cities Best Wedding Photographers

Twin Cities Best Wedding Photographers Joannie and I are very pleased to announce that we have once again been selected as one of the Twin Cities Best Wedding Photographers as winners of The Knot Best of Weddings 2018. This is an award representing the highest-rated wedding professionals as reviewed by actual wedded couples on The Knot. To be selected

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A pretty, classic wedding portrait of a bride and groom with their wedding party at the famous Split Rock Lighthouse.

Grand Superior Lodge Destination Wedding

Grand Superior Lodge Destination Wedding Joannie & I had the pleasure of photographing Aleksandra and Brycen’s Grand Superior Lodge destination wedding a couple of weeks ago. While we’ve done several North Shore destination weddings, this was our first Grand Superior Lodge destination wedding. I have to say that we really loved the resort! A very friendly staff, nice

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A crazy wedding party having a pretty good time outdoors just after a rain storm passed. The resulting rainbow made for a pretty "bonus" wedding photo at their Superior Shores wedding reception.

Superior Shores Wedding

Joannie & I had the honor of being the wedding photographers for Steve & Kaitlin at their wet and wonderful Superior Shores wedding! Yes, it rained quite a bit on their wedding day, well actually a lot. But there were enough gaps in the rain to make their wedding one that we’ll never forget! When

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Winter destination wedding candid photo of a bride & groom in the woods just outside of the Gull Lake Center at the historic Grand View Lodge in Nisswa, Minnesota.

Historic Grand View Lodge Wedding

Joannie & I are very pleased to share with you the beautiful highlights from Nolan & Amanda’s historic Grand View Lodge wedding last Saturday! What a great wedding to photograph! This was one of those weddings that gets our creative juices flowing. It didn’t hurt that these two are such a fun and cute couple. Or that their

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The Knot Best Of Weddings 2016 Award presented to Michael Anderson Photography.

The Knot Best Of Weddings 2016

Minneapolis, Minnesota: Press release January 5, 2016: Minneapolis Wedding Photographers Michael and Joannie Anderson, owners of Michael Anderson Photography, honored with The Knot Best of Weddings 2016 Award! To receive The Knot Best of Weddings 2016 award, couples have to write a review about their wedding vendors. Of course, the review needs to be a positive one and the better (by

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Front of the Behrens New Years greeting card design.

Behrens New Years Greeting Card

Here are the front and reverse sides of the New Years greeting card for the Behrens family. These wedding images are from Maxwell & Laura’s wedding day at St. Ansgar’s Lutheran Church followed by their reception, dinner & dance at the Cannon River Winery & Vineyard back in May. “Behrens New Years Greeting Card” – ©2015 Michael Anderson Photography.

Destination wedding photography of a wedding party with the bride & groom up in a tree at Gooseberry Falls State Park in Minnesota.

Split Rock Lighthouse Wedding Photography

Beautiful Split Rock Lighthouse wedding photography from Steven & Marie’s awesome wedding on Lake Superior! Split Rock Lighthouse Wedding Photographers Joannie and I always look forward to photographing our upcoming weddings. But this one has been on our radar for quite a while! Steven & Marie chose us as their Split Rock Lighthouse wedding photographers a

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