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New Website & Services Launch Mid-December!

We are pleased to announce that boudoir photography services are now being offered. More information to come with the new website. In the meanwhile, if you are interested please contact us and we will send you a link for portfolio samples and pricing. In addition, Val and I are extremely excited for all of you…

Oct. 9th: COME SEE US AT THE 2nd ANNUAL U.P. WEDDING SHOW

Join us for the 2nd annual Wedding Show at Nagelkirk Gardens in Maquette, MI. Get ready for:– Bridal VIP passes to the first 50 future brides visiting ValDan Films & Photography booth.– 9 Raffles every half hour– 2 Grand Prizes throughout the show– Food samples, and signature drinks– Fashion Show– Corn Hole on the lawn–…

Lamas on the Loose!

We have some fantastic wedding shoots being edited and in the works. To begin, congratulations to Lexie and Oscar on their FANTASY BARN WEDDING at Pioneer Creek Farm in Lomira, WI, on Jul 27th. Their event was complete with Lama action and a pond shaped like a heart! Look for their stunning video to post…

New 2022 wedding videos & photography!

We are excited to FINALLY be in a position to offer our photography services. I have done photography from time to time over the years by request, however, not as a full-time offering. Due to the increase in prospective client inquiries I have decided to make the expansion. Our portrait studio construction is nearly complete…

Coming Soon: Wedding Photography

Due to the overwhelming inquiries, we will begin to offer professional photography services starting July 2022. Look for a new category tab on the website with work samples in the coming months. Service offerings will include weddings, engagements, anniversaries, portraits, corporate, nature/ wildlife, etc. Our style will remain warm and creamy, and we will continue…

ISLAND RESORT CASINO BRIDAL EXPO MARCH 13 2022

Come see us at the Island Resort Casino in Harris, MI from 11 am to 2 pm. We will be GIVING AWAY a $150 gift certificate at our booth from Massage Works in Escanaba, MI. NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY. We hope to see you all there for this exciting event with over 50 vendors!

Thornberry Bridal Open House (recap)

What an amazing turnout in Oneida WI! We met so many great couples during the event. Our warmest congratulations to each and every one of you. The winner of the gift certificate to Uncle Mike’s Bake Shoppe was Brianna Geyser- enjoy! Thorncreek is a first-class venue capable of hosting three weddings at the same time,…

Join us at the Thornberry Creek Bridal Open House on January 29th.

Join us on Saturday, January 29th at the Thornberry Creek Bridal Open House. This event is free to attend from 12 pm to 3 pm @ 4470 N. Pine Tree Rd. in Oneida, WI. When you stop by our table to say hi, enter to win a $25.00 gift certificate from “Uncle Mike’s Bake Shoppe!”…

Christmas Wedding Season Greetings!

Here to share some ideas for those of you planning a Winter wedding from a film-making perspective. Blending the festive decor of the season in a way to craft your unique love story is essential to capturing this magical day. When consulting with your filmmaker or photographer, they should be presenting ideas like these to…

Fall Wedding Show is a Wrap!

Thank you to all the great couples and families we met last month at the Nagelkirk Gardens Wedding show. Perfect weather greeted all who attended. The show featured numerous vendors from around Upper Michigan, a terrific bridal fashion show, and more. We offered a table raffle for a $20 gift card to the world-famous Huron Mountain Bakery….