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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!

Monthly Archives: June 2010

Arboretum Engagement Photos in Ann Arbor with Holly and Justin

A couple months ago I met Holly and her fiance Justin. They are some of the most chill and awesome folks I’ve met in quite some time! I knew we would have a good time during their engagement session. I met them at the Arb and we went for a little walk in the park […]

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North Farmington HS Senior Pics with Blair

Blair is one of our 2010 senior reps, so a little while ago we did a test shoot with her! She is such a sweet girl and has a great personality… just the kind of person we love working with! You rock girl!

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Coming Soon: Inn at St. John’s Wedding Photos with Justin and Kate!

Last month I had the opportunity to photograph this beautiful and emotional wedding day at one of my favorite Michigan wedding venues, the Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth. More pics and story to follow soon!

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West Bloomield Bat Mitzvah Photos with Gwen

Recently we got to photograph Gwen’s Bat Mitzvah over at Shir Shalom in West Bloomfield. About a year ago (or was it two?!) we photographed Gwen’s older sister Claire’s Mitzvah, so I love seeing their family again and watching how the kids are growing up. I love this family! If you or anyone you know […]

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Portraits with Teen Singing Sensation Alexa Spierling

Today I got a chance to take some pics with teen singer Alexa Spierling for her upcoming release. We did a few shots in the studio and collaborated on the look they were going for. Alexa sings a lot of really great music, but really excels as a country/pop/Christian artist. We look forward to hearing […]

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Engagement Photos in Japan with Kyle and Frances!

The first time I spoke to this couple on the phone we talked for almost an hour and a half! Kyle and Frances are Michigan folks, but Kyle’s job has him overseas in Japan until just a few weeks before their wedding next year (at the fabulous Pine Knob Mansion, btw), and Frances moved there […]

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