Tag Archives: wedding video

Walnut Grove Wedding

Walnut Grove Wedding

The Walnut Grove Wedding of Lindzey and Anson was one of my favorites from this year. I had such a great connection with this fun couple right from the get go. I still remember when Lindzey first emailed me and how lovely she described the plans she and Anson already had in place for the […]

Is a “First Look” right for you?

The First Look. It’s one of the most common “should we or shouldn’t we” questions when it comes to your wedding day. I frequently get asked whether or not it’s a good idea by my couples. First, let me say this: if you’re asking me if a first look is the right call, I would […]

What it means to work with me

Whether we’re meeting up to talk about your wedding, or it’s showtime, my goal as a wedding filmmaker is to deliver not only a great finished product but also a one of a kind experience. My favorite way to achieve this is by making it a point to know each couple personally. Then, I set […]

Instagram Wedding Videos

Wedding Videographer using Instagram

Have you ever been to a wedding and seen a sign asking the guests to share their pictures and videos they take on Instagram or Facebook? Usually there is a designated hashtag (#smithwedding, for example) that they will ask you to use. With the explosion of social media sharing photos and videos from the wedding […]

Westlake Village Wedding

Westlake Village Wedding

This Westlake Village wedding took place at the other worldly Sherwood County Club. Sherwood is like something straight out of a wedding movie. The entrance alone is worth the price of admission. Jennifer and Phil were married in outside in the courtyard during an emotional ceremony. Jenny took the award for having the longest dress […]

Sherwood Country Club Wedding

Sherwood Country Club wedding

Weddings are all about families coming together and new one’s forming. Dana and Greg were so appreciative for their parents support, excited to share the day with their friends and so obviously in love with each other. Watch the pride in their parents faces as they celebrate their marriage at this lovely Sherwood Country Club […]

Am I the right videographer for you?

Finding the right wedding videographer to capture your day is one of the biggest decisions you will make for your wedding, and there are many important factors you need to consider before hiring. You want to make sure you’ve fallen in love with their style, their brand, and their feel. You also want to have […]

Lets talk wedding cinematography gear and the importance of backups

Let’s talk wedding cinematography gear for a minute. Each year my equipment evolves but one thing that I feel very strongly about is having backups. I’m sure a lot of startup or less experienced videographers are not thinking about this but there is no excuse for having your equipment fail you at a wedding and […]

Welcome to the Robert Michael Films Blog!

Thanks for visiting my new website and checking out my blog. I filmed my first wedding in 2002 and have been busy filming as many as 70 weddings a year since then. In 2013 I found myself wanting to go in a different direction. I was getting busier with commercial work which can be very lucrative […]