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 laying on bed of rose petals

California is an epic place for a destination wedding. But it’s also got some amazing engagement photo locations. Whether you’re a photographer in search of some new locations or you’re a bride looking for engagement photos ideas, I’m excited to share some of my favorites. These are my favorite top engagement photo locations in the […]

February 15, 2021

engaged couple walking hand in hand in Pacific Heights neighborhood

We can’t speak for all wedding photographers, but we believe that you need engagement photos. Moreover, you need them from your wedding photographer. Don’t believe us? Here’s 5 reasons you need engagement photos. Hopefully we convince you! BAY AREA WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER 01. It’s an opportunity to get to know your wedding photographer. Because your wedding […]

January 5, 2021

Wedding Photographer on her iPhone smiling - Angela Sue Photography

Hey, girl! Today I’m sharing 10 Wedding Misconceptions I wish I knew while I was engaged. Did you just get engaged? Are you about to get engaged? Maybe you’re just building up that Pinterest board for the future Mr. Right and not quite ready to be engaged. No matter where you are in life, this […]

December 1, 2020

bridal heels in wedding flatlay design

At the beginning of 2020, we set some goals for ourselves. Goals for wedding photography, for business growth, for personal development, for creative expression. Just goals upon goals upon goals. A few months ago, we attended a luxury wedding details flatlay workshop taught by Ashley Baumgartner, and GIRL was it fun! If you don’t know […]

May 13, 2020

Series of 3 images - left photo of bride surrounded by bridesmaids in a cinderella moment - middle photo of daisy marc jacobs perfume - right photo of bride in getting ready outfit popping champagne

INTRO How can you be planning for great wedding photos before the big day? Okay, so you finally found your venue. You’ve locked in your dream photographer. You’re still trying to cut down your guest list (cause all of us brides know how quickly that list adds up!). You still need to decide between a […]

January 19, 2020

husband and wife in wedding suit and wedding dress during golden hour - couple facing each other in loving embrace with noses touching and smiling at each other

The DJ announced the father/daughter dance. Our sweet Angela Sue bride, Morgan, twirled on the dance floor waiting for her father to meet her there. She describes him to be a lot like our favorite Parks Department Director (a.k.a. Ron Swanson). The kind of man that only shows emotion when it’s truly a moment he’ll […]

November 24, 2019

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