New Jersey Wedding Photographer

When searching for a professional wedding photographer, you want a studio that is not only skilled in all technical and artistic matters, but also one who is willing to work with you to match your vision for your special day while keeping you as the focus of it all. Dean Michael Studios of New Jersey can give you all of that and more.

For over twenty years, our family-owned studio has been New Jersey’s premiere Wedding Photography and Portrait Studio. At Dean Michael, we have New Jersey’s top photography and cinematography talents in house. We pride ourselves on providing a unique wedding photography experience, complete with amazing art pieces and treasured moments frozen in time. We build packages to fit your needs since no two weddings are alike. Our most popular packages include two photographers, for both the traditional wedding portraiture and the candid photo-journalistic style photographs to capture the uniqueness of each wedding story.

Excellent! Dean Michaels Studio was the perfect photography / videography studio to capture our most special day.
Jen & Daniel Cantelmo
My pictures came out beautiful and the sample albums I have viewed are absolutely amazing. The photographers are professional and easy to work with.
Marcy & Brian Suskin
Where do I even start? The Dean Michael's Team was incredible for every minute of our wedding planning, the wedding itself, and for all of the follow-ups.
Kristin & Dean Duchak
All the different types of style came out wonderfully and we were extremely happy we chose Dean Michael Studio for our wedding at the Skylands Manor in Ringwood NJ!!
Lisa & David Ororio
I LOVE IT! I was blown away! My album was so beautifully done! It even looked nicer than there model albums which I had loved during the initial consultation.
Alicia & Brian Lambe
Dean is an amazing photographer. It shows being he has been in the business for so many years and knows exactly what to do.
Gayle & Patrick Cooper
Dean Michael's Studio did a fantastic job for our wedding. Rich was our main photographer and he was personable and reliable.
We could not be happier with the way our pictures came out. Dean did such a beautiful job with both our wedding and engagement photos.
Stefanie & Tim Butler
Our album is beautiful, and I would recommend them to anyone. You can not possibly go wrong with Dean Michaels Studio.
Kim & Kevin Feehan
Dean Michaels Studio made the whole wedding process so much easier. They simply are the best wedding photographers in the area.
Rachel & Don Ryan
My husband and I used Dean Michael Studios for our wedding photography and they did an absolute wonderful job!
Maria & Chris Concerto
I would highly recommend Dean Michaels Studio to any couple!! They were absolutely wonderful!!!
Kathryn & Daniel Izzo
Trust me and book them for your wedding because you will not be disappointed!!!
We are hopeful the photos we get back will be as wonderful as the customer service we received so far.
Dean Michaels Studio was heaven sent! Upon meeting with them, I knew that their flexibility, professionalism, and talent was a perfect fit for my husband and me.
Andrea & Dan Dagastino
Our pictures came out beautiful and we were very pleased overall. I would recommend them to anyone who's looking for a wedding photographer.
Patty & Jim Henry
Dean Michaels Studio did a fantastic job with our wedding photos. We have recently received our online proofs, and we could not be happier with the results.
Kelly & Justin Davis
If you want the peace of mind that you are going to have beautiful images from your wedding day, then Dean is a great choice.
Katie & Chris McGrath
This studio is super professional and offered great quality product for a competitive price. I would highly recommend Dean Michael studio for any of your photography needs!
Rosetta & Jose Arse
I would recommend Dean Michaels Studio to any bride out there. The entire staff was easy to work with, whether it was Dean the day of the wedding or Danielle doing my thank you cards....EVERYONE was wonderful.
Nicole & Jeff Sudol
They listened to everything I had said and gave me the album I had dreamed of. I cannot say enough great things about Dean Michaels!!
Melody & Ed Conn
Thank you so much Dean Michaels for making our wedding pictures so incredible and memorable!
Tracy & Justin Kurys
We booked both an engagement session as well as wedding photographer(s) for our big day, and I must say, it was the best decision we ever made.
Jen & Frankie Montalvo
Our pictures came out so beautiful and our wedding video was amazing. I would absolutely recommend Dean to anyone and everyone.
Grace & Matt Dunn
Thank you so much to Rich and all the people at Dean Michaels for making our day memorable and capturing those special moments for us!!!!!
Agota & Randy Alvarez
I highly recommend Dean Michaels Studio. Laura was our photographer. She did our engagement photos and our wedding. Awesome to work with.
Christina & Hamid Burnett
Both the pictures and video were spectacular, and the whole process was almost too easy. Thank you!!
Meg & Matt Costa
Pictures are, in my opinion, one of the most important things of a wedding day, as they will be our memories and treasures for years to come, and Dean Michaels did an excellent job!
Lisa & David Blackowski
We got all that we expected and more! If you're looking for awesome photographers and fun pictures, check them out!
Tara & Albert Vona
I had numerous wedding guests not only come up to me at the end of my reception, but call me days after to comment as to how great our photographer was. Dean is genuine and true to what he says!
Krystin & Joe Abruscato
You guys are the best!! From my initial consultation at the studio to my wedding day my whole experience with you was absolutely wonderful.
Courtney & Mike Albanese
I highly recommend Dean Michaels Studio if you want to be worry free on your wedding day about your photo and videos.
Tricia & Jason Antonini
Thank you Dean Michaels Studios for going above and beyond our expectations and capturing our wedding day memories is such a magnificent way that we will have forever!
Jamie & Joe Aurilia

Dean Michael has been published in more than 100 national and international magazines, including People, Life and Star Magazines. We go over and above industry standards for all of our clients. As an example of just how far we go to see your vision come to life, we recently took part in photographing the underwater wedding of Hollywood super-agent Jay Bernstein. The couple, wearing a scuba tuxedo and a custom-made scuba wedding dress, were married 50 feet underwater in the Caribbean! Dean Michael photographers were there, equipped with underwater cameras, to capture the couple’s dream day come true. We strive to do the same in turning your own wishes into reality.

We have received multiple awards and recognitions, but our favorite accolades are our clients’ thrilled testimonials.

  • Knot Best of Weddings nine years in a row (2007-2015)
  • Two Best of Weddings Hall of Fame Awards (2014-2015)
  • Wedding Wire Brides & Couples’ Choice Award seven years in a row (2009-2015)
  • New Jersey Bride Love It Award three years in a row (2012-2015)
  • Daily Record’s Best of Morris County and Best of Essex County
  • Wedding Wire Rated and too many more to mention!

Our photography will celebrate the excitement of your wedding day, while showing your true beauty. Our number one goal is making you look good while being unobtrusive. Most clients often wonder how we capture all of those special moments while staying behind the scenes.

Dean Michael Studio offers a full staff of professional post-production specialists making sure your wedding images become true works of art. We have a complete line of beautiful wedding albums and coffee table books designed by our professional staff to capture your unique wedding story.

Let us help tell the story of YOUR wedding day! Call us for an appointment at one of our three convenient New Jersey locations in Madison, Saddlebrook, or Manalapan. We would love to show you what we have to offer to make your wedding the special day it is meant to be!