Mike Elford The Windsor Wedding Photographer

Wedding Photography: Posing or Directing

Wedding PhotographyIS IT POSING OR DIRECTING? I have always taken pride in saying that I don't "pose" my brides. And it.s true. But I do direct. And there is a difference! To begin, I do not bring a shot list. I don't. I'll post an article about that at some point, but here's my thinking [...]

2nd Shooter (back up wedding photographer)

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY &WHY YOU NEED A 2ND SHOOTERIf you read any wedding magazine or wedding blog, they will always advise you to get a 2nd wedding photographer. Essentially, you'll have the main photographer, and a second shooter. A second shooter is an additional photographer who is there to cover the wedding as well. Here is [...]

Should you feed your wedding photographer?

SHOULD YOUFEED YOUR WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER? A wedding typically lasts 10 to 12 hours. If am photographing getting ready shots and am there all day, I'll try to eat a big breakfast before arriving there, but that only lasts so long. Often I am running around like crazy all day trying to cover the every detail [...]

Do You Need a Make Up Artist

MAKE UP ARTISTDO YOU REALLY NEED AN MUA?Customer comes first, we love creating tasty cupcakes for you to enjoy! As wedding photographers we often refer to professional Make Up Artists as MUA's. So from here own out, we'll call them MUA's :) Even though you’re great at doing your own makeup, a MUA can do [...]

PDA is A OK

ENGAGEMENT SESSIONSPDA IS A OK! Engagement sessions are about love and romance and the chemistry between the engaged couple eagerly awaiting their wedding. It’s only natural that with love comes PDA. That’s right, folks: public displays of affection. Don’t worry, I don’t mean I’m going to have you completely grope each other during your session [...]

Wedding Photography Reviews

DOES THE ULTIMATE WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY EXPERIENCE SOUND TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE?BE SURE TO CHECK OUT MYWEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY REVIEWSI'm proud to declare that I have 70+ 5 Star Reviews on Google. But the truth is, my wedding photography wouldn't be anything without my beautiful couples. Many of the couples I have photographed continue on to [...]

An Unplugged Wedding

DOWNLOAD FULL RES GRAPHIC THE IMPORTANCE OFAN UNPLUGGED WEDDING What is an unplugged wedding? An unplugged wedding is where you ask your guests to turn off their phones, cameras, tablets, and other mobile devices during your ceremony.   What are the benefits? There are many benefits to having an unplugged wedding: When guests use their [...]

Moments InBetween

LITTLE THINGS IMMORTALIZEDTHE MOMENTS INBETWEEN We remember life as a string of big events; epic happenings that define our lives and live on in family stories. Weddings are no different - the main focus in wedding planning is on the defining events - the kissing of the bride, cutting of the cake, father-daughter dancing, the [...]

Perfect Wedding Photographer

FINDING THE PERFECT WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERFinding the perfect wedding photographer for you and your family can be a daunting task. Professional wedding photography has become an extremely competitive market. There are lots of websites to sort through, blogs to pour over, and advertisements everywhere. It can seem almost impossible to find a perfect fit! The good [...]
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CONTACT MIKE

Communicating with my wedding couples is a huge part of what I love so much about my business. I remain friends with many of my clients long after I’ve finished their wedding collection (and enjoy continuing to document their lives!). I want to be here for you in every way possible. I encourage you to ask questions, suggest ideas, and play a hands-on role in the planning process. The following is a list of ways to get ahold of me, so you always know you are always cared for.

Address:

3036 BRIMLEY DR
WINDSOR ONT.

N8R1M2
* by appointment only

Phone:

Phone:

(519) 990 7351

Hours:

Mon-Sat 9am – 11pm
Sun 11am – 5pm