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My name is Mike Dragon. I’ve been in the photography industry for over ten years. Photography started as a curiosity and has grown to be my passion. I’ve worked hard to become a well rounded artist. I studied photography in college and finished strong with a Photography Degree. I’ve worked under some well known professionals to learn first hand how to run a successful photography studio. Every day I wake up I do what I love.

My style is very different from most photographers. I try hard not to follow industry trends. I march to the beat of my own drummer. I take a laid back approach to my business all while maintaining composure and professionalism. During a session or event you will feel at ease. Personally, it’s all about making connections and building relationships with everyone I photograph. When you choose Dragon Studio as your photographer you’re not just another number you’re like family.

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What primary photographic style do you identify with?

Contemporary
Photojournalism
Traditional

What photography services do you offer?

High-Res Images

What photography items do you offer?

Albums
Digital Files
Flush Mount
Matted Prints
Prints
Proofs
Thank You Cards
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Katie K. Married on 07/07/2023
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Book mike now!

If you are having a wedding and considering Mike Dragon, look no further!! Firstly he has a STELLAR value. One of the best out there. Secondly, I had a lot of requests (many of them strange, and perhaps even obnoxious) for how I wanted my photos to look and what I wanted them to include (or exclude) and Mike made it all happen so seamlessly! He is professional and fun, and funny, and he listened to both my husband and I's requests. He is great at getting the job done but also feeling the vibe of the moment. He captured moments I didn't even think to ask for and now those photos are so dear to me, I couldn't imagine not having them. He is very flexible and very considerate! He's super chill and can work with all types of people. If you are thinking about booking Mike, don't walk-- RUN to do so! Would 100% book again, cannot recommend highly enough!!
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Taylor K. Married on 04/01/2023
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Fantastic Photographer

Mike is just fantastic at what he does. He's so personable and a great guy to know. He did our engagement photos, wedding, and will be doing my grad school portraits next month. Highly recommend!
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Mary A. Married on 03/24/2023
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A wedding to remember

Mike did a great job as photographer at our wedding. He planned well ahead and ensured that all photos were taken as discussed and then some! Photos are beautiful from before the ceremony through the reception - he caught all the best moves on the dance floor! We highly recommend Mike as your photographer for any event - he was the best!
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Professional Network & Endorsements

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The Founders Inn and Spa The Founders Inn and Spa Hotel Weddings

Michael Dragon and his staff at Dragon Photography Studio are a preferred vendor of The Founders Inn and Spa. Additionally, The Founders Inn and Spa has used a variety of photos taken by Michael Dragon as marketing images. Dragon is an excellent photographer that understands his client’s needs and vision for capturing the precious moments of their “Big Day”. ~Brittany

The Yacht Club at Marina Shores The Yacht Club at Marina Shores Banquet Halls

Mr. Personality. His work is beautiful but it's Mike, the photographer, who you'll fall in love with. He is so easy going that he makes it feel like you are talking with your best friend. He is your partner throughout the process, capturing the most special moments of your day. Our brides are always pleased with the experience of hiring Dragon Studios, the planning, the day-of and especially the photos produced. We are so very pleased to have him as a part of our vendor team at The Yacht Club.

About Face MakeUp Artistry About Face MakeUp Artistry Wedding Hair & Makeup

Mike is an excellent photographer with a winning personality as an added bonus! His work is recognized and published across Hampton Roads.

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