Annesdale Mansion - Inspirational Film Trailer

Annesdale Mansion - Inspirational Film Trailer A recently restored 18th century landmark in Memphis, Annesdale Mansion has an amazing history of our city that few know. We were introduced to the new owner and marveled at his vision for this amazing restoration. Our film crew teamed up with Angela Mazanti Events to produce this stunning trailer to show off the newly restored mansion.

Southern Bride Magazine - Fashion Reel- Once Upon a Time - Nottoway Plantation - New Orleans

Some of our photography work includes the chance to shoot a short film or trailer of our shoot, here's one of our newest, hottest, most fun reels that we just shot in an amazing plantation just outside of New Orleans right on the banks of the Mississippi River. Shooting this was like a dream, there where we came up with the name for the film. We do a lot of editorial shoots across the US, from New Orleans to New York, this was definitely one of our favorite shoots.

Make Up By Danielle Lee - Birmingham Makeup Artist

Danielle Lee is a professional makeup artist based in Birmingham Alabama, and works as an editorial makeup artist for magazines and events. This is a great example of our business profile reels that help individuals and small business make a positive impression on their clients through a simple video biography. We shot this reel for Danielle while on a shoot outside of New Orleans for Southern Bride Magazine.

Fashion Reel - Night & Day - Memphis Tennessee

Fashion Reel - Night & Day - Memphis Tennessee Here's a new HD reel we shot from our latest fashion shoot on location in Memphis for Southern Bride Magazine. When we get to shoot some amazing locations, we go into hyper creative mode - This new reel was shot in the South Main Arts District and in Downtown Memphis which offers some pretty rad urban style to any shoot!

Southern Bride Magazine - Vera Wang - Birmingham

Heres the recent photo shoot reel from the 2012 Summer issue of Southern Bride Magazine featuring Vera Wang and other world renown fashion designers. Photographed by Michael Allen and his team outside of Birmingham, on Lake Martin, the shoot featured 4 models with several dozen dresses and bridal accessories.

Seaside - Memphis Professional Photographers - Editorial Wedding Video & film

Seaside Florida { Southern Bride Magazine } Memphis Wedding Photographers - Film & Video Production A behind the scenes look at our recent photo shoot and photographers workshop for Southern Bride Magazine. Our team produced the shoot in association with the editors of Southern Bride. The "Photographers Dream Challenge" was a special photography bootcamp challenging the participants to push the creative skills, try new techniques and follow the lead of photographers Michael Allen, and guest photographer Joe DeSciose. The location: Seaside Florida, one of the Top 12 Destinations in the World. Our recent "Photographers Dream" workshop took place in one of the top 12 destinations in the world, Seaside Florida. Our team hosted a 3 day hands on photographers bootcamp, where participants worked along side photographer Michael Allen, shooting for Southern Bride Magazine. The photographers "DREAM CHALLENGE" was to shoot for the magazines feature story, a bridal fashion shoot featuring the latest fashions in the wedding world. Our sponsor,, provided some giveaways for the participants, and rented extra gear to the team. The images shot in Seaside became cover shots for the summer and fall 2011 issues Southern Bride, along with dozens of editorial photos for the fashion spread, and several other feature article

Film Trailers - Fashion Week

Our latest Fashion Reel took our team to Charleston SC to cover Fashion Week. This is a sample trailer used to promote Fashion Week, hosted by The Art Institute in Atlanta & Charleston. Leading fashion designers from across the US come each year to Charleston's big event. We create short film documentaries, fashion reels, and trailers for fashion designers who want a big budget production for a low cost by a small indie crew. Production budget for this Trailer $750 with event coverage starting at $2500 + additional fees.

Model Reels - Anna Knight - Fashion Model Reel

Our latest Model Reel which has taken our client to a whole new level in a matter of months. Anna Knight recently moved to L.A. to launch her modeling career, she posted her reel to her facebook and YouTube and her Model Reel quickly caught national attention and now has over 60,000 views. Michael Allen created and produced the model profile along with Ellen Hunter, Janice Allen and Brian Crain. Photo by Michael Allen Photography. Production Budget for this Profile Film- $3000 (Jet Rental $2000)

Southern Bride - World Couture Bridal Fashion - Memphis Model Photographers

A short film created by photographer Michael Allen for the creative team at Southern Bride Magazine headquartered in Memphis,Tennessee. The feature magazine spread of the 2011 spring issue offers readers a glimpse of chic bridal couture from Paris, London, Shang Hi, and Greece to Morrocco and other world couture influences, The magazine spread and the short film feature some of the most current, modern dresses for 2011. The beautiful models offer a glimpse to brides to be on how these dresses will look, as well as breaking from traditional styles by seeing what brides are wearing across the globe. Photo by Michael Allen. Production budget for this film $1500.

Avant Bride NYC - Business Profile Film

Photographer film maker Michael Allen at offers unique business profiles with a modern edge to help businesses tell their story to potential clients on their websites. For this film our team shot both stills and HD cinema style video for use in Ellen Hunter's Bio, her company website, and her catalog. Photographer Michael Allen teamed up with Brian K Crain for the shoot. We spent a few days in New York shooting at several locations including Central Park. Using these cameras offers our clients a unique filmstyle look that in the past was difficult to achieve using conventional video cameras.

We've helped many businesses develop their websites and take them to a new level with the ability to show full HD video. Special thanks to Nicole Miller NYC for the dresses, and of course our incredible model, Lucie. Photo by Michael Allen Photography.
Production Budget for this business profile film - $3000

Promo Film -Vintage Wedding Dress - Southern Bride Magazine

The short film was shot behind the scenes at a recent editorial photo shoot for Southern Bride Magazine. The 2010 summer issue will hit newsstands across the Southeastern US. The fashion spread entitled "Vintage Designs in Modern Times" shows brides fashions from the eras from the 1920's, 1930's, 1940's and the 1950's. Over twenty dresses were flown in for the shoot, with such names as, and Photo by Michael Allen Photography. Film Production Budget for this Film - $3500 (travel & expenses may be additional cost)