Our Story

FAMILY OWNED FOR OVER 30 YEARS 

Dean Michaels Studio is New Jersey’s premier wedding photography and cinematography studio, located in Madison, NJ for over 35 years. We are a family owned Studio that takes pride in our beautiful wedding and portrait photography, candid photo-journalistic style imagery and cinematic video productions.

A STUDIO WITH AN ESTABLISHED REPUTATION
Dean Michaels Studio has been published in more than 100 national and international magazines, including People, Life and Star Magazines. Arguably one of our most unique weddings ever, Dean Michaels photographed the underwater wedding of Hollywood Superagent Jay Bernstein. The couple, wearing a scuba tuxedo and a custom-made scuba wedding dress, were married 50 feet underwater in the Caribbean!

AWARDS AND ACCOLADES

  • The Knot Best of Weddings (2006-2020)

  • Wedding Couples Choice (2009-2020)

  • New Jersey Bride Love It (2012-2020)

  • Daily Record (Best of Morris & Essex County)

  • Too many more to mention

ALWAYS THOROUGH AND NEVER INTRUSIVE
We are experts in the art of making people look good! Capturing the excitement of your wedding day is our number one goal. Our unobtrusive approach has couples wondering how we manage to capture all of those special moments while staying behind the scenes. Our style is always thorough but never intrusive! Every Dean Michaels Studio photographer and videographer takes great pride in capturing the essence of each couple's day, as no two weddings are alike. The style for each wedding is determined on the personality and tastes of each wedding couple.

COMPLETE STUDIO SERVICES OFFERED
Dean Michaels Studio has a lot more to offer than ever before, with a full staff of professional post-production specialists to handle all of your wedding images and making sure your videos become true works of art. We have a full line of luxurious wedding albums and coffee table books designed by our professional staff to help you forever tell the story of your special day.

CUSTOM PACKAGES
We pride ourselves on building a package based on your individual wants and needs. Our most popular packages include two photographers or videographers, providing the best of the traditional, photo-journalistic and candid styles of photography and video to capture the uniqueness of your wedding story.

YOUR STORY
Let us help tell YOUR story. Schedule a time to meet at one of our convenient New Jersey locations. We would love to show you our beautiful photographs, albums, captivating wedding films and all that we have to offer to preserve every special moment.

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