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Minneapolis Engagement + Wedding Photographer at St Anthony Main

What a beautiful day for Sabrina & Matt’s engagement session! We met up at St Anthony Main Theater and took some engagement pictures around Aster Cafe, Stone Arch Bridge and the A-Mill Lofts building in Northeast Minneapolis. They are adorable and so in love and it shows in all of their images! I had a hard time choosing images for the blog post. They also brought along their super sweet little girl, Applesauce! I am so excited for their fall wedding at Uppercut in Northeast Minneapolis.

Stone Arch Engagement
Stone Arch Engagement Session
Best Minneapolis Photographer
Wedding Photographer
Minneapolis Engagement Session
Stone Arch Bridge Engagement
Stone Arch Engagement Session
Minneapolis Engagement Session Aster Cafe
©Michelle Tanner Photography  ⎮
Engagement Session with dogs
Minneapolis Wedding Photographer

Best St Louis Park Photographer ⎮ St Louis Park Magazine

You guys! Guess what?! I am so excited to announce that I won the 2014 St Louis Park Magazine Best of 2014 award of BEST PHOTOGRAPHER! Pinch me! Thank you to everyone who voted for me. It is such an honor and it just feels super awesome that my clients love me so much! I am so grateful for being about to do what I love. I know, cheesy but it’s totally true. Thank you to my friends, family and clients for voting for me and thank you to my family for coming to the ceremony. It was super cool to have my son there to see me accept the award.

So here it is…My framed award and a copy of my write-up in the magazine. Way cool.

Michelle Tanner awarded Best St Louis Park Photographer

Michelle Tanner awarded Best St Louis Park Photographer



Please note: The address in the magazine is an incorrect address! Please email me if you need my correct St Louis Park address!

Julianne Michael SchafferApril 22, 2014 - 9:27 pm

Way cool, indeed! We are so lucky to have you as our friend AND photographer. Congrats!

Ana LuebbersAugust 1, 2014 - 5:09 pm

How did I miss this! I was wondering about that! Congrats! You totally deserve it!

Minneapolis Wedding Photography • Kayla + Stephen’s Winter Wedding

It was a cold day in Minnesota. And I mean really, really cold. That is to be expected during a winter wedding in Minneapolis. But that did not stop us from having the most fantastic time at Kayla and Stephen’s wedding. Their ceremony took place at Mary Queen of Peace Church in Rogers, Mn. Stephen anxiously got ready for his first look with his soon-to-be bride, Kayla, and she looked BEAUTIFUL! After a ceremony that was all smiles (and a dropped wedding ring ensuing giggles), we headed over to the Maple Grove Town Green Amphitheater for a couple pictures but there was too much snow to get in (and just a bit too cold!). So we headed to the reception at the Minneapolis Marriott Northwest in Brooklyn Park. Pay close attention to the centerpieces on the tables. Can you figure out what they are? (Tell me your guess in the comments!) During the slideshow at the reception, Kayla surprised Stephen with a song she sang and recorded — there was not a dry eye in the house.

The whole day was filled with so many smiles and so much laughter. Kayla and Stephen are such a great couple and it was so wonderful to work with them! Congratulations on your wedding!

Rogers Wedding Photographer Groom Getting Ready
Rogers Wedding Photography Groom
Bridal bouquet
Chatholic Church Rogers Minnesota
First Look Minneapolis Wedding
First Look at Chruch
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Minneapolis Wedding Photographer in Maple Grove Library
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Best Wedding Photographer Minnesota
The Knot Minnesota Wedding Photography
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Winter Wedding Minneapolis
Michelle Tanner Wedding Photographer
Affordable Wedding Photography
Fun Wedding Photography Minnepolis MN
Creative Winter Wedding
Minneapolis Marriott Northwest Wedding Photographer
Marriott Northwest Minneapolis Wedding Reception
Best Brooklyn Park Photographer
Wedding Marriott Minneapolis
Wedding Florist Minnesota
Wedding Shoppe Bridal Gown Photographer
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Wedding Ring Photographer Minnesota
Wedding Reception Music DJ Minneapolis Minnesota

Reception: Mary Queen of Peace, Rogers
Gown: Wedding Shoppe, St. Paul
Groomswear: Men’s Wearhouse, Minneapolis
Florist: Eventful Floral, Dayton
Reception: Minneapolis Marriott Northwest, Brooklyn Park
DJ: Midwest Sound, Minneapolis
Cake: Buttercream,St. Paul
Photographer: Michelle Tanner


Cynthia RobbMarch 18, 2014 - 2:43 pm

Glass Irish coffee cups with floating candles.

Kelsey Brown ThompsonMarch 18, 2014 - 6:19 pm

i honestly have no idea… the metal part looks like some kind of car part, but i don’t know anything about cars 😛

Kallie ParrottMarch 18, 2014 - 7:45 pm

Bed/couch springs?!

Kallie ParrottMarch 19, 2014 - 12:05 am