Madison + Dylan’s wedding

This gorgeous couple got married a few weeks ago at a family friend’s home in Malibu.  They couldn’t have picked a more beautiful location!
The hair was done by Lauren and Adeena of Blush Salon and makeup by Gina Nicole.
Each of the bridesmaids had a different braided style and they were all amazing!  Highly recommend these ladies!
As Madison was putting on her dress, Heidi (mother of the bride) started to tear up, wishing that her mom was here to see this… I know she was smiling down from Heaven.  : ) 
I don’t know if there could possibly be a prettier bridal party! Every girl was seriously GORGEOUS!
How precious are these flower girls?!  : )
This little sweetheart on the right didn’t even make it down the aisle … : D
Bennett, one of the ring bearers, was such a goof ball!  : D  Check him out in this photo tossing the pillow…
This couple has some serious chemistry… Made my job easy!  (Check out this blog post to see their beach engagement photos.)
The theme of the wedding was coastal glam, designed and planned by Madison and her mom. I thought that was such a creative theme!
The wedding was a blast for kids and adults alike… the trampoline helped too.  : )
There were so many gorgeous young couples to photograph at the reception…
This guy was cracking everybody up!!
This sweet couple, Michael and Heather, have a special place in my heart. They are the kind of people that you just wish you could be around everyday.
They are hilarious, sweet, caring.. I could go on and on…  and it’s just an honor to know them. 
Madison had a surprise dress change… The first dress was already amazing but this one… let’s just say I think the groom liked it.  ; ) 
Oh Miss Lola, I just adore you.  I have photographed this sweet girl since I was in school.  She was always the best little model!
It was so fun to see her be the flower girl!  This is her and her Uncle Ben…
Didn’t I tell you? … SO many gorgeous couples! It was unreal!
This is Lola’s little sister, Charlie.  I was so excited to meet her for the first time! Those eyes… such a pretty blue. 
All the guests rang little bells as they said goodbye.  It was so sweet!
To top it off, there was a super moon that night. That’s got to be good luck.  : ) 
Madison + Dylan, you two are amazing and I hope you enjoy  your surprise honeymoon! : )  I feel so blessed to have been a part of your gorgeous day!
Special thanks to my amazingly wonderful second photographer, Alyssa!  You are the best!  I couldn’t have done it without you!
Venue: Friend of the family, Malibu, CA
Flowers:  Flower mart in downtown LA
Cake: made by a family friend, Yolande Ross
Catering: Lili Magnolia
DJ: Music on the Move, Charles Kerr
Makeup: Gina Nicole
Hair for the bridesmaids: Lauren & Adeena, Blush Salon
Bride’s hair: Laura Chacon, Personne Complet Salon
Wedding Design + Planning:  Madison and her mom, Heidi
Coordinator: Avesta from Malibu Events
Happy Tuesday friends!
  • AlyssaJuly 9, 2013 - 3:49 pm

    Gorgeous, as always Michelle 🙂 I love you! I’m glad I got to be a part of it with youReplyCancel

  • LauraJuly 10, 2013 - 3:42 pm

    where was the wedding photographed? absolutely beautiful!! how much do you charge for engagement session? My fiance and I would love to use you 🙂ReplyCancel

    • Michelle AbleJuly 11, 2013 - 8:35 am

      The wedding was photographed in Malibu, CA! What is your email address? I’d love to chat with you about pricing and what not. Congratulations on your engagement!ReplyCancel

  • Brittany TurnerJuly 31, 2013 - 10:47 pm


    I am a friend of Madison Reid and I saw some of the photographs you did for her wedding and they are amazing. I was wondering if you could send me some pricing information when you have a moment.



    • Michelle AbleAugust 1, 2013 - 11:33 am

      Thanks so much Brittany! I emailed you! : )ReplyCancel