Michelle Van Heerden Photography

Michelle Van Heerden Photography Studio Wants Brides and Grooms to Get Real

The Cape Town photographer is urging couples to forget about over-manipulated "artsy" wedding albums, and capture the real beauty of their special day.


Stellenbosch, Cape Town -- (SBWIRE) -- 04/07/2015 -- As another wedding season begins, nervous couples are busily attempting to assemble a talented group of vendors that will make their event enjoyable and problem-free. One of the most difficult choices is who will handle the photography. Because photographs are the only tangible and lasting reminder of the day and how the event will be viewed by future generations, it is an important decision. This is why Michelle Van Heerden, a Wedding photographer Cape Town couples are quickly discovering the talents of, is offering her professional and unique abilities to help the right couples create a lasting archive of one of the most important days in their lives.

Michelle, owner of Michelle Van Heerden Photography is seeking out those couples who want high-quality photos that capture the people and events beautifully, but in a real and honest fashion. "Not every bride wants to have every photo in soft focus or moody shadows." Van Heerden explained. "I prefer to bring out the natural beauty of all of my subjects, without resorting to digital manipulation or trendy poses. I am the wedding photographer West Cape brides and grooms can call when they want a real reminder of their magical day; not a generic image that could be in any wedding album"

Van Heerden states that exposing the personality of each person and using their own unique style to create an album of charming and soulful images makes the process and the final product that much more personal. "I want my clients to know that the album they are holding at the end of the photo shoot is not just another set of photos. It is a one-of-a-kind creation that is a real reflection of the beauty of them and of their special moment. "

In addition to creating a beautiful memory book for her clients, Van Heerden is anxious to also do it at an affordable price. "It is difficult to find an affordable wedding photographer. I strive to give every one of my clients an amazing collection of memories at a price that makes it affordable for nearly anyone."

About Michelle Van Heerden Photography
Michelle Van Heerden saw a lack of spontaneity and individuality in many photo shoots, whether it was for weddings or portraits. Realizing that if she was tired of looking at album after album of the same photos, the people paying for these unimaginative albums were probably frustrated with it as well. Van Heerden decided to use her talents to not try and make everyone look beautiful, but to relax and wait until their own natural beauty exposed itself. By photographing those fleeting moments she is able to capture genuine emotions that can be assembled as a beautiful reminder of a wonderful day.