We’re Michael and Angela, but our friends call us… well, Michael and Angela! Which makes us friends! We help the most joyful brides and grooms celebrate the legacy of their love stories with romantic and timeless wedding photography. We are a sweetheart team obsessed with Taylor Swift, Taco Bell and puppies. 

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engaged couple walk hand in hand down wooden bridge

They met in high school. Just picture meeting someone when you’re a teenager. And then losing touch after school. Only to cross paths nearly a decade later miles from your hometown. Annemarie recognized the boy she met in high school while on a weekend away in Napa California. Only Ryan wasn’t just some boy anymore. […]

August 7, 2022

newlyweds exiting down the aisle. bride is cheering with her bouquet in the air

Her hands were shaking just a little bit. She admitted in the microphone she was a little nervous. But you couldn’t tell in her voice at this Golden Gate Club Wedding. Sheila’s maid of honor, Lianne, shared in her speech just how special she knew this couple was. When Sheila’s mama was nearing the end […]

August 5, 2022

engaged couple dancing in the park

The nerves were high. Really high. They both arrived feeling so anxious that they weren’t sure it was going to work out. But then they realized… they matched on Tinder for a reason. So they put away their nerves and the conversation started flowing. That’s how Kaitlin + Tom met for the first time. And […]

July 12, 2022

engaged couple holding hands in front of building

It was a love story that just made sense. Even when it didn’t. And that’s how Katie and David remember it all. From the early days of marching band freshman year to the day they eloped in Las Vegas. Though there were seasons where things didn’t seem to make sense. Katie knew from day one […]

July 12, 2022

newlyweds laugh being cheered on by friends

It was all part of a master plan. This beautiful Garden Wedding at Jardines de San Juan was all part of a set up. And this set up happened many years ago. Thanks to a mutual friend — who happens to be my (Angela’s) best friend from high school. And it just so happened that […]

July 8, 2022

newlyweds kissing under falling rose petals

They both seemed pretty calm all afternoon. There was excitement. A little bit of nerves. And of course anticipation! Bridget and Dylan had been waiting for this moment for so long. Their MOHI Wines wedding was happening right in front of them. And after having to get through a pandemic, Dylan losing a loved one […]

June 1, 2022

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