Photography in Asheville

Crest Center Wedding | Lindsey & Andrew | Asheville NC

A bride and groom kiss under an umbrella at a wedding in Asheville, NC.

A Wedding at Crest Center: Clouds, Laughter, and an Unforgettable Dance Party! You always want to end the year with a bang! Lindsey and Andrew’s celebration at the Crest Center in Asheville, NC, did just that. Imagine this: dramatic clouds over the mountains, moody fog and mist, and a love vibe so potent you could […]

Wedding at Jump Off Rock & Century Room | Kaitlin + Ryan | Asheville NC

An Asheville wedding couple standing in a field with trees in the background.

Intimate Wedding at Jump Off Rock with a dance party reception at Century Room in Asheville NC All right, it’s storytime, friends! Buckle up because I’m about to spill the deets on Kaitlin and Ryan’s awe-inspiringly gorgeous Asheville wedding. Just think—jewel tones, thrift-store chic with piles of personality, and a vibe that’s as eclectic as […]

Asheville NC Photographer | Michael Freas | 2023 Year in Review

A man and woman standing in the woods at night captured by Asheville NC photographer, Michael Freas.

2023 YEAR IN REVIEW BY ASHEVILLE NC PHOTOGRAPHER MICHAEL FREAS https://youtu.be/GKb9S0DFS_s As we leap into another exhilarating year, my heart pounds with anticipation and awe. It’s not the fear of what lies ahead but the joy of being able to do what I love – capturing raw emotions and real stories on your wedding day. […]

ROUND THREE – Image of the Year Contest 2023

Asheville NC wedding photographer captures the photo of the year 2012.

THE FINALS – Image of the Year Contest 2023 Welcome to the Michael Freas Photography Image of the Year Contest! I am thrilled to have you onboard. I have handpicked one standout photograph from each wedding I had the honor of participating in in 2023. Now, you, our incredible audience, can vote for your favorite […]

ROUND TWO – Image of the Year Contest 2023

Asheville NC wedding photographer captures the photo of the year 2012.

ROUND TWO – Image of the Year Contest 2023 Welcome to the Michael Freas Photography Image of the Year Contest! I am thrilled to have you onboard. I have handpicked one standout photograph from each wedding I had the honor of participating in in 2023. Now, you, our incredible audience, can vote for your favorite […]

ROUND ONE – Image of the Year Contest 2023

Asheville NC wedding photographer captures the photo of the year 2012.

Photo of the Year: 2023 Welcome to the Michael Freas Photography Image of the Year Contest! I am thrilled to have you onboard. I have handpicked one standout photograph from each wedding I had the honor of participating in in 2023. Now, you, our incredible audience, can vote for your all-time favorite photograph from the […]

Grove Park Inn Wedding | Michael & Matthew | Asheville NC

Two men in suits exchanging vows at a Grove Park Inn wedding ceremony.

Celebrating Michael and Matthew’s Day at Grove Park Inn Celebrating Michael and Matthew’s Day at Grove Park Inn What a day! Grove Park Inn weddings are a special time.  There is this mysterious energy that always starts things off intimate, but by the end of the night its a sweaty mess! Michael and Matt threw […]

Highland Brewing Wedding | Brittany & Jake | Asheville NC

Black and white photo of bride and groom walking down the aisle with bubbles.

A Heartwarming Brewery Weddingat Highland Brewing in Asheville NC Brittany and Jake There’s something magical about a wedding in Asheville, North Carolina. Nestled amidst the Blue Ridge Mountains, this charming city sets the perfect backdrop for love stories to unfold. But when you add the unique ambiance of a brewery to the mix, you’ve got […]

Asheville Wedding Sneak Peek – Jordan + Charlie

A wedding party is throwing a bouquet during an Asheville wedding celebration.

Asheville Wedding Sneak Peek – Jordan + Charlie If you were to ask me about the weddings I shoot consistently, I would tell you that most of them are usually 100+ guests. When Jordan contacted me about her plans, I was intrigued and stoked—micro wedding, a couple of different spots, and chill, relaxed imagery. Unfortunately, […]

Biltmore Estate Wedding | Avanthi & Nicky | Asheville NC

A bride and groom standing in front of a castle at sunset captured beautifully by an Asheville wedding photographer.

A Vibrant Indian Wedding at Biltmore Estate in Asheville, NC Get ready folks, because we’re about to take you on a vivid, emotional journey from the heart of Indian tradition to the magnificent backdrop of the Biltmore Estate. Avanthi and Nicky’s wedding was a sensational celebration of love and unity, embracing a beautiful blend of […]