ST. LOUIS + ChICAGO
wedding photography

MICHAYLA SLONE

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THE EXPERIENCE

We create photographs that reflect your true selves and the connections you share with each other and your favorite people.
Spontaneous laughter, happy tears, and epic dance parties. 

destination & domestic

WEDDINgS

No forced poses or fake moments.

When it comes to your photos, we want you to feel authentically yourself. Some will exude an editorial elegance straight from VOGUE, while others will effortlessly capture the natural spirit that defines your connection.

It's all about balance. It's all about you.

"Michayla knows how to capture moments, not just poses, and has a gifted eye for the little details.

BRIANNA & Justin

YOUR DAY IS NOT ABOUT US.

Our focus is always on you. We blend seamlessly into the background, allowing your love and celebration to take center stage. We understand the significance of this special day and the importance of preserving its authenticity. That's why we approach every wedding with a deep respect for your vision, your style, and your personality.


we VALUE Connection.

Through our lens, we seek to tell the story of your family, weaving together the threads of love, unity, and cherished memories. We understand that family is not just about blood ties but also about the chosen connections that have become an integral part of your lives.

WE Work As
A Team

We truly believe that our collaboration as a husband & wife team provides you with an unforgettable experience. We are able to seamlessly navigate the intricacies of your wedding day, capturing multiple perspectives & emotions resulting in a more comprehensive & nuanced visual story.

WHAT MAKES US DIFFERENT:

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THE WEDDING EXPERIENCE

INVESTMENT

Because your wedding is unique to you, we create customized collections for your day. Wedding day collections begin at $5,000.
 
Collections offered include:

+ Online High-Resolution gallery
+ Engagement Session
+ Rehearsal Dinner
+ Two Photographers
+ Full print release
+ Engagement & wedding planning guides
+ Timeline assistance with you & planner
+ Access to personalized client portal

ARE classy but know how to have a damn good time

OUR COUPLES:

our COUPLES:

ARE in love with the finer details

our COUPLES:

our COUPLES:

Are a little bit modern, and a little bit classic.

HOW IT WORKS

THE PROCESS

01

Inquire

After your inquiry, you will hear back within 48-72 business hours. We'll set up a call to learn all about your wedding and create a custom proposal for your day.

02

booking

We believe in transparency and simplicity, ensuring that the booking process is seamless and stress-free. To make things official, we require a signed contract & a retainer fee of 50% of your selected collection.

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PLANNING + CONSULTATIONS

We work with you to make your wildest dreams come true & offer many resources during the planning process. This includes prep for your engagement session!

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ENGAGEMENT SESSION

As part of our comprehensive approach, we offer an engagement session to celebrate your love story before your big day. This session is a wonderful opportunity for you to feel comfortable in front of the camera and for us to get to know each other. We'll choose a location that holds significance to you or reflects your unique style.

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YOUR WEDDING & Gallery

This is the moment when all the planning, excitement, and love culminate into an unforgettable celebration. You'll receive a preview of your day within 7 days and your gallery will be ready for you within 6-8 weeks.

by the numbers

AT A GLANCE

25

THE NUMBER OF

WEDDINGS WE SHOOT PER YEAR

15k

THE NUMBER OF

MILES WE DROVE LAST YEAR

95%

THE NUMBER OF

OUR COUPLES WHO DO FIRST LOOKS

24

THE NUMBER OF

GROOMS THAT CRied. HARD.

9

THE NUMBER OF

COUNTRIES we've traveled to

25

THE NUMBER OF

ALBUMS we deliver annually

a day together

ENGAGEMENTS

Let’s embrace the beauty of simplicity and the magic found in the ordinary. We believe that the most romantic moments are often found in the everyday experiences you share together. Whether it's a stolen glance, a tender touch, or a shared laugh, we preserve the raw emotions and genuine connection that make your love story uniquely yours.

Engagement sessions are $795.

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Michayla is simply amazing. She really listens to what you want to be captured during your day. Her attention to detail is unmatched & her ability to capture every emotion is truly special.

KATIE + GUS

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Frequently asked questions

WHERE ARE YOU LOCATed?

We are based in St. Louis, Missouri but photograph weddings all over the US and Europe. Travel will be built into your collection. Additionally, Michayla has dual-citizenship, that allows her to legally work in the EU

Do you shoot film?

We shoot a mix of digital and film. A lot of our work is digital, and we use film emulation tools to bring the beautiful, nostalgic colors of film to our digital photos.

When will we receive our photos?

Engagement galleries are delivered within 3 weeks and weddings will be delivered within 10 weeks.

Do you pose us?

Yes & no. When it's time for your portraits we direct you to the right spots, best light, and help pose you in a way that you feel comforatble. From there we leave room for interaction so that your personality and love can shine through. 

We never stage or fake moments on a wedding day. We allow your day to unfold naturally while still guiding you to the best lighting & spaces. We won't leave you hanging when you need guidance, but we are not going to force anything for the sake of a photo.

WE'd LOVE TO TELL YOUR LOVE STORY

If you're looking for romantic & nostalgic fine art imagery, and a well-organized and executed process, you're in luck. Let's schedule a consultation and see if this is the right fit.

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© MICHAYLA SLONE PHOTO 2024

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