Elegant wedding at the Biltmore estate.

Michael Freas Photography offers an unparalleled wedding photography experience at the iconic Biltmore Estate in Asheville, NC. With its historic Châteauesque-style mansion and lush landscapes designed by Frederick Law Olmsted, the estate provides a breathtaking backdrop for capturing timeless, romantic moments. From the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains and meticulously manicured gardens to unique venues like the Diana Lawn, Deerpark, and the Lioncrest, each setting promises stunning photographs that reflect your love story. Our award-winning documentary style ensures every detail is immortalized, with elegance and creativity.

Choosing Michael Freas Photography takes all the stress out of photography

Planning your wedding is hard work. But I make this part easy.

Authentic Storytelling

✔ A Personalized Experience.

✔ A Friend For Life

✔ Photos You’ll Love

✔ Priority Communication

✔ Lasting Memories

For couples who seek more than just beautiful photographs—an intimate, joyful journey that reflects your love story. When you choose me as your wedding photographer, you receive all this—and so much more.

Father of the groom smiling at his handkerchief

"We feel so lucky that Michael captured our beautiful weekend"

Throughout the entire process, Michael made us feel like more than just clients – he treated us like friends. He took the time to understand our personalities, preferences, and vision for our special day, ensuring that every photograph reflected our unique love story. His warm demeanor and genuine enthusiasm put us at ease, allowing us to relax and be ourselves in front of the camera.

My Process

Simple, Fun, Valueable

Initial Meeting

Couples or their planner usually reach out and I send over an initial text to schedule a call or consultation


You’ve signed, and you’re ready to make it official! We cheer, or toast, or perhaps send a few aggressively enthusiastic emojis.

Planning + Consultations

You receive a welcome delivery from me, we book your engagement session date. I am always available for to help help out in anyway I can.

Engagement Session

We play go for a hike, hit the town or roll around in the grass at a park. The plan is, to get to know each other, and vibe!


We schedule Zoom calls to discuss timings and create a custom photography schedule based on your unique needs, requests, and the logistics of your day. Managing Expectations is number one!

Wedding Weekend

Our presence will be felt like a supporting character of a film: never obtrusive, always supportive.

Invest in your future, and preserve the timeless moments

✔ Complimentary Engagement Sessions

✔ Multi-Day Coverage Available

✔ Custom Timeline Building & Vendor Referrals:

✔ Full Rights To Your Images

✔ Curated Online Gallery & Print Shop: 

✔ Sneak Peeks within 1 week

After photographing hundreds of weddings, I’ve learned that simplicity enhances beauty and less stress means more joy. My collections are crafted with clarity and top-tier service to ensure your love and joy are captured for a lifetime.

Most couples invest between $5200 AND $7400 for authentic coverage of their wedding.

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Start the Conversaton now

Fill out my contact form below and I’ll get back to you within 24 hours so we can schedule a time to meet.  I’m so excited to hear from you!