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Michigan Wedding Photography, Detroit Wedding Photography, Ann Arbor Wedding Photography, Michigan Portrait Photography: by Adam Czap bio picture

Thanks for stopping by!

The short version: my job rocks and I love it!

The slightly longer version:

I grew up in a small town in the thumb of Michigan before earning my bachelor's degree at the University of Michigan in 2005. I was not always a photographer! I majored in English and minored in Political Science through the School of Education. I graduated with my teaching certifications in K-12 for both subjects. During the last year or so of my college experience, I actually got turned on to the idea of becoming a DENTIST, through the help of several roommates and friends who were already going through the process. But I decided to give the 'teaching thing' a try for a while since I had almost completed my degree. I left the educational world having two total years of middle school and high school teaching experience. During my time as a teacher I took dental school pre-requisite classes at night and during the summer at Wayne State University in Detroit... and that's how the photography business got started. I needed a way to pay for my classes without disrupting the family budget!

I created a monster. :-D

Fast forward: I finished all my classes at WSU and decided that I loved what I was doing so much that I was not willing to heavily invest in another career (dentistry) that I might not enjoy as much. Heather and I are both very thankful for how much God has blessed this business in a relatively short time span!

I have an insatiable appetite for learning every aspect of becoming a top-tier photographer. I'm not there yet, but I'll let you know if I ever feel like I've arrived ;-). I'm fun, energetic, easy to get along with, and I LOVE LOVE LOVE people!!

By the way... I'm on Facebook! Feel free to check out my public profile!

Yearly Archives: 2010

Creative Michigan Wedding Photography with Sarah and Duane (Novi Wedding Photographer)

A few weekends ago Heather and I had the pleasure of photographing Sarah and Duane Reed for their “Michigan” wedding. Sarah and Duane are wedding photographers from San Diego, and Sarah’s family lives literally right across the road from us! Our families are great friends and we are grateful for the role they play in […]

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ACP Does Las Vegas

And it was awesome. Images coming soon.

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Traverse City Wedding Photos with April and Brad (Traverse City Wedding Photographers)

In the beginning of October we had the pleasure of traveling up north for April and Brad’s wedding at the amazing Crystal Mountain Resort. I absolutely loved everything about this wedding. It was SO fun! The couple is so madly in love with each other and it shows in their images. The whole weekend they […]

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Lexington, MI Wedding Photos with Jimmy and Rachel

Jimmy and Rachel grew up in my hometown area, so when they contacted us last year to photograph their wedding I was VERY excited!! Their wedding day was great and I’m sure they will remember it forever. The ceremony was at a tiny country church up in the thumb and the entire service was in […]

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Cheap Pet Tricks in Photoshop: a Tough Assignment, but ACP is up to the challenge!

Several months ago we were contacted by some proud local grandparents. They met with us at the house and said, “We would like to get our whole family together for a multi-generational family portrait. But it’s kinda complicated”. They went on to describe that they really needed to get this done, and the actual photo […]

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Cranbrook Senior Photos with Meredith in Bloomfield Hills, MI

Meredith is a senior at the awesome Cranbrook Kingswood High School. I was excited to learn about her passion for textiles and her crazy weaving skills! Being someone who admires people with unique and different skills, I was pumped that she wanted to include that in her senior pics. Way to go, Meredith! Enjoy the […]

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Mark + Angela’s Cobblestone Farms Wedding Photos in Ann Arbor (tons of pics!)

Every once in a while I get the urge to post more images from an event than I usually do. This wedding was such a blast from the past for me! I went to college with Mark, the groom. Mark played football for U of M, but he and Angela fell in love while serving […]

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“Pumpkinheads” Created 10-9-10 (Traverse City Wedding Photographers)

Just thought I’d share this hilarious image I took at Brad and April’s wedding this past weekend. I knew from the beginning that they would be up for doing something a little crazy, so when they went for my idea I was super pumped! Nerdy stuff: To create this shot, my assistant Joe and I […]

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Business Headshots for Katelin

Katelin and I got together to update her headshot portfolio (or create one? i’m not sure which!). Either way, the photos turned out great and she now has several awesome images to promote her career. Katelin is completing her master’s in Opera performance at Northwestern! Awesome!

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Creative Photos with Southfield Christian HS Athletes

Last week I worked on a creative project with the local videography team from Epic Motion to incorporate some EPIC still shots into a video production they are doing at Southfield Christian High School. The students I met were really cool and we took some awesome shots! Here’s a few from the shoot:

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