Engagement Photography Brisbane

Workshop Rail Museum Photography – Jasmine and Luke

By on Mar 4, 2017 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Ipswich Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography |

By Michelle Dean Jasmine and Luke chose their all-in-one wedding venue at the Workshops Rail Museum in Ipswich for their special day.   It is one of our favourite venues to take photographs as there is so many interesting settings and historical buildings to use as unique backgrounds. We look forward to seeing the team from Workshops Rail Museum again...

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Brisbane Wedding Photography – Emily and Jonathan

By on Mar 4, 2017 in Blog, Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography |

By Michelle Dean Emily and Jonathan chose “Secrets on the Lake”  as their all-in-one wedding location for their special day. Situated in a rainforest at the picturesque Baroon Pocket Dam, it is an ideal location for weddings with dining options, accommodation and so many scenic locations for wedding photos without the need for further travel. Emily and Jonathan...

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Jodie and William – Wedding Photography

By on Jul 19, 2015 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean Jodie and William held their wedding over the weekend at the Glen Hotel, Eight Mile Plains, with the special day celebrated by close family and friends. This image was taken from a series of group photos which included all of their guests just after the ceremony. The many ‘bubble blowers’ came in very handy to ensure this shot was just...

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Wedding Photography Ipswich – Jacinta and Philip

By on May 14, 2015 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean Jacinta and Philip organised a wonderful wedding which was held at the Workshops Rail  Museum in Ipswich. They invited close friends and family to help them celebrate their wedding day at a one-of-a-kind venue. Full of rich local history, this is an ideal wedding venue as there are so many great photo opportunities, with old trains and brick...

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Engagement Shoot – Joanna and Jay

By on Apr 12, 2015 in Blog, Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean Joanna and Jay recently booked us for their upcoming wedding and were eager to try out some of their moves in a fun engagement shoot. It is a great idea for couples to have an engagement shoot if you need to get used to being in front of a camera or having your photo taken. Joanna and Jay chose the University of Queensland, St Lucia for their...

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Wedding photos of Amy and Andy

By on Dec 6, 2014 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean Here is another sneak peak at some wedding photos of Amy and Andy from their special day, held last weekend at Uki in northern NSW. They had their wedding at Midgninbil Hill and the property owner kindly provided the couple with a beautiful vintage car for them to travel around in throughout the day. The vehicle made for a great prop for the wedding...

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Wedding photography for Amy and Andy

By on Nov 30, 2014 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean On Saturday, I had the pleasure of providing wedding photography for Amy and Andy Philp’s special day at a gorgeous spot called Midginbil Hill just outside of Uki, in northern NSW. They were so excited to be starting their lives together as the couple, and only recently purchased their first house together in the same month they tied the knot. My...

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Keperra Country Golf Club – Aleisha and Bennon

By on Nov 9, 2014 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean Aliesha and Bennon tied the knot over the weekend in the presence of their three gorgeous children. There were very few dry eyes during the ceremony which was held at the Keperra Country Golf Club. It was lovely for them to share a special, little moment under one of the nearby trees. We hope that they enjoyed their day! von Maedler Photography –...

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Wedding Photography Testimonial

By on Oct 19, 2014 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean Carrieann and Oliver recently received their wedding photos, and gave us this nice wedding photography testimonial (in the form of a beautiful thank you card) along with some sweet treats. Thank you so much for your kind words and kind present. It is always very nice to feel appreciated! It was visible to everyone who attended your wedding that you...

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Albert River Wines – Camilla and Zeb

By on Sep 28, 2014 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean Camilla and Zeb chose the beautiful Albert River Wines in Mount Tamborine for their wedding venue. It was a stunning location to capture their wedding photos after their ceremony. The gorgeous couple must have had every type of weather on their wedding day, which included warm sunshine, the odd thunder storm with rain and hail. Nonetheless, rain,...

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Wooloongabba Broadway Chapel – Emily and Rob

By on Sep 24, 2014 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean Emily and Rob were married in August at the beautiful Wooloongabba Broadway Chapel. It is one Brisbane’s heritage listed building, and is a non-denominational chapel that caters for all civil and religious ceremonies. After Emily and Rob’s ceremony and family photos, I snuck the two of them out to the front of the church for this shot. von...

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Samford Valley Community Church – Jess and Mitchell

By on Sep 21, 2014 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean Jess and Mitchell were married over the weekend and held a beautiful ceremony  at the Samford Valley Community Church, which they regularly attend together. We visited a “secret” spot on the way to their reception at Topiaries at Beaumont House, where we captured this stunning image. We hope that Jess and Mitchell enjoyed their special...

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Hillstone Golf Links St Lucia – Colette and Dane

By on Aug 31, 2014 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean Colette and Dane were married last Friday at Hillstone Golf Links St Lucia, where we found this beautiful chaise lounge in the powder room. It is common knowledge (but don’t ask me how I know) that the ladies’ room is always more glamorous than the gentlemen’s, so we snuck Dane into the powder room for a quick photo of the two...

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Wedding Photography Services – Emily and Rob

By on Aug 27, 2014 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean It was our pleasure to provide wedding photography services at Emily and Rob’s wedding on Sunday. They held a beautiful wedding at Broadway Chapel, in Woolloongabba, which was shared with family and close friends. As they had planned several Chinese traditions for their special day, we held their location shoot prior to their wedding at Karawatha...

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Oxley Golf Club – Kylie and Matthew

By on Aug 21, 2014 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean Kylie and Matthew held their wedding on one of August’s most rainy days, in Brisbane at the Oxley Golf Club. The special couple were more than too happy to be getting married to each other despite the torrential rain. You can see how much love they have for one another in this shot taken during their first dance together. Congratulations Kylie...

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How to take the perfect photo

By on Jul 15, 2014 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Portrait Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean I am often asked by my clients about how to take the perfect photo. I would love to say that taking a great photo is all about planning to be at the right place at the right time. Unfortunately it is very hard to be everywhere at once, and to have the foresight to know what is about to occur (unless crystal balls actually do work). Most of what I...

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Family wedding photographs – Amy and Nigel

By on Apr 18, 2014 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean Family wedding photographs are an essential part of any bride and groom’s special day; however, it can also be the hardest part of the wedding day too. You have to try and organise Aunty Marge, Uncle Joe and all the other family members. Then, everybody looks towards the opposite direction of the professional photographer’s camera....

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New Farm Park – Amy and Nigel’s Wedding

By on Apr 6, 2014 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean For Amy and Nigel’s wedding photos we stopped off at one of my favourite locations in New Farm Park under a popular Moreton Bay Fig Tree. There are some gorgeous shots of the couple, and their bridal party, as they started to unwind and have a few celebratory drinks prior to the wedding reception. It is so important that the bridal party enjoy...

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Wedding Preparation Photography – Unsurpassable Hair and Make-up

By on Feb 26, 2014 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean We collaborated with Unsurpassable Hair and Make-up  and organised a mock wedding preparation photography shoot for them to display these images in their salon. Unsurpassable Hair and Make-up specialise in wedding hair and make-up; their team of beauty specialists not only pride themselves in not only making you look fabulous, they will also pamper...

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Engagement Party Photography Session – Gold Coast

By on Feb 21, 2014 in Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean These series of photos are from an engagement party photography session which was taken at Hope Island on the Gold Coast.   The engagement party was held at the beautiful home of the soon-to-be groomsman’s parents. They themed the engagement party in yellow and white, and decorated the house, cupcakes and the soon-to-be bride’s dress in...

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Bridal Preparations – Tarina

By on Feb 10, 2014 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography, von Maedler Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean Bridal preparations are an exciting part of any wedding and bring so much joy to all the girls involved; it is also a lot of fun to photograph. Before photographing these special shoots I always plan ahead as to how I would like the images to look and have some predetermined poses in mind. However, I also then expect those plans to spontaneously...

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Engagement Photography – Mitchell and Jess

By on Jan 8, 2014 in Brisbane Wedding Photography, Engagement Photography Brisbane, Gold Coast Wedding Photography, Sunshine Coast Wedding Photography | 0 comments

By Michelle Dean Mitchell and Jess were recently engaged and have kindly chosen von Maedler to be their dedicated wedding photographers for the special day. Mitchell and Jess are a wonderful couple who have known each other since childhood, and were even high school sweethearts! As they both grew up in the Samford area and still attend the same local community...

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