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Dean Michaels Studio

Madison, NJ View map Visit website
2022 Couples' Choice Awards Winner
Rating 4.9 out of 5
247 reviews
$4,595 Most Popular Price

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2022 Couples' Choice Awards Winner
$4,595 Most Popular Price

FAMILY OWNED FOR OVER 35 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 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 (2006-2022)

Wedding Couples Choice (2009-2022)

New Jersey Bride Love It (2012-2022)

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 brides 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 one of our photographers takes pride in capturing the essence of each bride and groom, as no two weddings are alike and 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 now than ever before, with a full staff of professional post production specialists handling 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 includes two photographers, 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 make your wedding the special day it is meant to be!

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the starting price for your wedding photography services?

$2,495

Which of the following are included in the starting price?

High-Res Images
Multi. Locations
One Event / Day
Toning
Digital Files
Proofs

What is the price of your most popular wedding package?

$4,595

Which of the following are included in the price of your most popular wedding package?

2nd Shooter
Add'l Hours
Hand-Coloring
High-Res Images
Multi. Locations
Toning
Albums
Digital Files
Prints
Proofs
Thank You Cards

What primary photographic style do you identify with?

Contemporary
Natural
Photojournalism
Traditional
Vintage

What photography services do you offer?

Additional Hours
Boudoir Shoot
Custom Graphics
Destination / Travel
Engagement Shoot
Hand-Coloring
High-Res Images
Liability Insurance
Multi. Locations
One Event / Day
Second Shooter
Slideshow
Toning
Trash The Dress
Video
Wedding Portraits

What photography items do you offer?

Albums
Canvas
Digital Files
Flush Mount
Matted Prints
Prints
Proofs
Save the Date
Thank You Cards

247 Reviews

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Recommended by 99% of couples
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    Adam C. Getting married on 03/01/2023
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    Perfect!!!!

    Amazing ! We had Richard do our engagement pictures. Great energy and got our pictures back so quick! We got so many options and all were exactly what we wanted!

    Dean Michaels Studio's reply:

    Hi Adam! Thank you for your positive feedback. We are so happy to hear that you had a wonderful time with Rich. Your photos are amazing and it truly shows how much fun you all had.

    We are super excited for you big day and can't wait to celebrate with your family and friends.

    Best,
    DMS
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    Kayla K. Getting married on 10/01/2022
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    Thank you!

    Dean Michaels Studio is the BEST of the BEST! From our very first meeting, we felt like part of their family. They exceeded our expectations from the very start and Chrissy and Rich went above and beyond to make us as happy as possible!

    The photos that we’ve received are absolutely stunning and every pose that was suggested by Rich was picture perfect! Thank you from the bottom of our hearts!

    Dean Michaels Studio's reply:

    Hi ! Thanks so much for your positive feedback. It's been a pleasure helping you and your family plan your special day. Keep in touch!

    - DMS

Awards

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  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2022 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2021 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2020 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2019 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2018 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2017 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2016 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2015 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2014 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2013 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2012 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2011 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2010 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2009 Winner

Real Weddings

  • Kellie & Christopher
    25 photos · 11/19/2021
  • Nadja & Giuseppe
    17 photos · 10/17/2021
  • Lilliana & Steven
    23 photos · 09/11/2021
  • Christin & Alec
    55 photos · 08/28/2021
  • Carly & Paul
    21 photos · 06/27/2021
  • Danielle & Connor
    32 photos · 05/23/2021

Professional Network & Endorsements

12 Endorsements
Knot Just Weddings Events LLC Knot Just Weddings Events LLC Wedding Planners

Always wonderful to work with Dean Michael's studio. Great professionalism and quality!

The Wilshire The Wilshire Hotel Weddings

This company is absolutely fantastic and a pleasure to work with!

A Touch of Elegance A Touch of Elegance Wedding Florists

When we ask a bride for their photographer information and the tell us it's Dean Michaels we always get excited because we know there will be beautiful images of our work. They are always a pleasure to work with and are very talented!

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2 Elmer Street Madison, NJ, 07940
9733770761

9:00 Am - 5:00 PM
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Staten Island NY Staten Island, NY, 10301

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