Wedding at the Suellberg – Fireworks of Feelings

Sabrina and Stephan have chosen one of the most beautiful locations in Hamburg for their wedding – the Suellberg. After the civil wedding at the Louis C. Jakob, which I have accompanied too, the churchly wedding took place in Niendorf. The complete wedding was accompanied musically: In the church by a gospel choir, at the […]

Successful Participation in the ISPWP Summer Contest

The admission criteria of the International Society of Professional Wedding Photographers (ISPWP) are known to be extremely high, that is why I was very happy about my admission into the club of the top international wedding photographers in the early summer this year. A few days ago, while I was in the Normandy (I will […]

Sylt – Stormy Wedding in the Sturmhaube

In the morning, when I drove off in Hamburg, the weather was lightly rainy and foggy. When Ines put her dress on in the late morning, the first rays of sunshine came through and the wedding at the beach could begin. The churchly wedding at the beach of Sylt in sunny weather and sommerly temperatures […]

Empire Riverside, Gosslerhaus, Elbpanorama and Perfect Weather – The Best Combination for Beautiful Weddings

Of course there are many other nice location in and around Hamburg, but these three wonderful places and such a eased bridal couple made the wedding day a perfect day for all guests. The preparations were done in the Empire Riverside Hotel, very modern, kept in the colors red, white and black. The hotel offers […]

Roland Michels with Expert Advice on Wedding Photography in the Fotomagazin

In the Fotomagazin there is the category “Expert advice”. It is on a different topic every issue, for example fashion, architecture or landscape photography. The target group is the ambitious hobby photographer. For this magazine’s issue I was asked, if I would like to give advice on the topic wedding photography. I then sat down […]

Interview with Me in the Magazine Fotowirtschaft About Wedding Photography

The professional journal Fotowirtschaft had it’s focus this time on wedding photos / wedding photography. About ten pages were about wedding reportages, photographic albums, history of wedding photography and trends in wedding photography. For me this is a sign, that wedding photography by this time has gained a high significance in the big area of […]