Category Archives: Pet Portraits

Ardan Park family portrait of the family running with the family dog!

Ardan Park Family Portraits

Ardan Park Family Portraits Last Thursday morning I had the pleasure of creating Ardan Park family portraits of the Brenk crew. Originally, we were going to use our Portrait Park, but it was a very sunny day with no cloud cover. Since our Portrait Park faces the east, it was a no-go for any morning

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WInter engagement portrait taken in Anderson's Portrait Park in Mounds View, MN.

Mounds View Photographer Minnesota Professional Photographer Portraits

Mounds View Photographer Minnesota Professional Photographer Portraits I’ve been a Mounds View photographer for well over 30 years. Over that time, our studio has photographed thousands of special family milestones. People know when they select us to create their portraits that they are getting a high-quality professional photographer. I’m a very diversified Minnesota professional photographer, creating many

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The Sorensen 2015 Christmas Card created in Anderson Portrait Park in Mounds View, MN.

The Sorensen 2015 Christmas Card

Here’s the Sorensen family 2015 Christmas Card created just this afternoon outdoors in our Portrait Park! Despite the fact that there’s no snow, we’ve got snowflakes in their 2015 Christmas Card design! Cute! “The Sorensen 2015 Christmas Card” – ©2015 Michael Anderson Photography.

Studio portrait of four cute one month old long haired miniature Dachshund puppies. Image taken at the studio of Michael Anderson Photography in Mounds View, MN.

Long Haired Miniature Dachshund Puppies!

Here’s something a little out of the ordinary for your Wednesday night viewing pleasure! Four cute Long Haired Miniature Dachshund puppies! Pet photographs of four Long Haired Miniature Dachshund puppies. I don’t get to take puppy portraits nearly often enough. Here’s one cute little bugger from a while back, and here’s another adorable whole litter of

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The 2015 Weston Family Holiday Card Design (front).

Weston Family 2015 Holiday Card Design

Here’s the Weston Family 2015 Holiday Card Design! Weston Family 2015 Holiday Card. I had the pleasure of creating these fun portraits just yesterday in our studio. Two small kids and two dogs (mom and dad were pretty good) and we got these wonderful portraits of everyone with no head swapping by yours truly! Nice!  

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A fall engagement portrait of a cute couple and their dog wearing a Save The Date sign at Willow River State Park in Wisconsin.

Willow River State Park Engagement Portraits

Our favorite images from John and Lindsay’s Willow River State Park engagement portrait session. The day after Nick & Stacey’s fun Chanhassen Dinner Theater wedding, I spent part of a very unseasonably warm Sunday afternoon with John, Lindsay, and their dog Lambeau (they might be Packer fans?), along with Lindsay’s parents (the Lambeau sitters) creating their engagement portraits at

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A bridal portrait of a cute couple taken before their backyard wedding ceremony in Brooklyn Park, MN.

Lee & Shari’s Backyard Wedding

The fun highlights from Lee & Shari’s backyard wedding held at sunset on Tuesday, October 6th! During one of our busiest (and prettiest) Octobers ever, and our third wedding in just five days, Lee and Shari were married at sunset in a beautiful backyard wedding ceremony. The historic event was witnessed and celebrated with about 50 family, friends and

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Beautiful fall engagement portraits of a cute couple and their golden retriever at Panola Valley Gardens in Lindstrom, MN.

Luke & Ashley’s Fall Engagement Portraits

If you love beautiful photographs, you’re going to love Luke & Ashley’s fall engagement portraits! I wish fall lasted a whole lot longer than it does because I really love creating fall engagement photos or any type of outdoor photography for that matter. There’s nothing more satisfying to me as a wedding and portrait photographer than

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Andrew and Sarah's Save the Date Card design from their engagement portraits taken in the snow near downtown Anoka, MN.

Andrew and Sarah’s Save The Date Card Design

I had the pleasure of creating Andrew and Sarah’s engagement portraits a few weeks ago on a very cold winter day in downtown Anoka, MN. The Save the Date Card for Andrew and Sarah. Andrew and Sarah two brought their two puppies along for some of their portraits too. It was kind of crazy, but fun,

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