Kerry & Dan: newlywed portraits in a flower-filled park
These two!! They are just bursting with love, silliness, and kindness towards each other. Kerry and Dan were married last fall, and we got together for a cozy little couple's session to celebrate this cool, beautiful time in their ...
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You are Incredible – now booking creative Twin Cities senior portraits!
As the weather warms up and the days start getting longer, it's become that glorious time of year for planning and booking senior portrait sessions! As a Minneapolis-based photographer specializing in creative senior portraits in ...
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Video time: a stress-free guide to your wedding photography shot list
Happy Wedding Wednesday once again, my friends! I decided to mix it up this week and create a jazzy little video instead of my usual blog post. Stressed out about planning a photography shot list to hand to your wedding photogr ...
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Baby Sadie: Momma & Me springtime portraits
Get ready for some overwhelming cuteness, friends, because I'm about to introduce you to Sadie!!  She is an absolute darling of a 10-week old--inquisitive blue eyes, teeny little features, and a contagious and an addictive, awwww- ...
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Wedding Wednesday: Kelsey & Brandon’s wall art order!
I am like a tiny child at Christmas when it comes to putting together wall art orders for my clients!! I get so dang giddy and excited about opening up the packages, checking through everything, re-packaging it back up, and gettin ...
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What inspires me?
I've always sought out inspiration--in art, music, and especially those glimpses of art-ful beauty in everyday life. These inspirations light my fire-- they motivate me, give me energy (for photography, art projects, and life in g ...
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I’m feeling dramatic: a personal project
I wanted to share a small personal project of mine with you all today! My last couple personal projects have involved some cheerful, seasonally-inspired photos/videos (think my fall fine-art imges or my wintery video of happy memo ...
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What season are you? (When to book your senior portrait session in the Twin Cities)
As you're looking ahead to your senior year, there is SO MUCH to be excited about! You've thrived through a career of school, you're gearing up for buckets of senior year memories with your dearest friends, and you're starting to ...
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Baby Sadie’s portraits: a sneak peek!
A couple days ago, I had the happiest afternoon with baby Sadie and her lovely mom Tiffany! Here's one of my favorite images from the day--many more to come soon!!
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Three rules for bringing props to your senior session without inducing awkwardness
We've all seen them... in fact, there are buzzfeed articles, tumblr feeds, and entire websites devoted to them....awkward, over-prop-ed senior pictures! Mountains of unnecessary soccer balls or an uncomfortably held bassoon, and s ...
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Advice from a recent bride: wedding planning with Maria
Good morning and happy Wedding Wednesday, my friends! You'll probably remember Maria Wardoku from her and Reggie's intimate wedding at St. Paul's Irvine Park last September. Today she's joined me to share some information about th ...
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Spring Wedding Color Inspiration: Sky & Air & Sunshine
The sun finally came out here in Boston, and it's been warm and sunny and glorious-- I stuffed my winter coat deep inside my closet and pulled out my beloved summer hiking sandals and I'm not going back! Sunshine and picnics forev ...
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Springtime in Boston
It finally feels like spring here in Boston, and I couldn't be more thrilled! Today my partner, Tyler, and I went on a frolicking, sun-filled adventure (a bag full of water bottles, clementines, and cameras in tow) to the local ar ...
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Perfectly imperfect: natural headshots and a guest blog post
I'm so excited to introduce my first guest blogger for today's post: my sister and friend, Kaelie Lund. Kaelie is currently a Junior at St. Olaf College; she is a passionate activist, a lover of travel, a photographer, and a model ...
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From romantic portraits to hilarious candids: setting your priorities for your wedding photography
In six months, five years, and two decades, when you’re looking back at your wedding album or smiling at your wedding portrait on the wall, what kind of photographs do you imaging looking at? Emotional, documentary-style candid ...
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Classy, natural headshots at the Minneapolis riverfront
You'll probably recognized Amanda from the musician portraits of Amanda and Maddie that I posted a couple days ago! Before their session, Amanda and I met up a bit early near the Guthrie and the Minneapolis riverfront to snap a fe ...
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Amanda & Maddie: Minneapolis musician portraits
As a creative/musical person myself, I've always enjoyed photographing musicians : )  During my time at St. Olaf College, I photographed a number of music majors for their senior recitals - Sara's elegant recital portraits in a gr ...
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See the Difference a Professional Wedding Photographer makes: video from PPA
I've written before about how I'm a member of the Professional Photographers of America (PPA), the national association for professional photographers. They're the same folks who hosted that big convention I went to a couple month ...
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Planning your senior session: the style behind your portraits
  A few weeks ago, I wrote about the secrets of planning an engagement session with a distinctive style. If you haven’t read that, here’s a link to it, but I’ll also give you a hint: the secret to a distinctive, personalit ...
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Creative musician portraits at the Boston Common
Yesterday I had the pleasure of spending a morning with Thomas, a Boston-based musician, performer, and builder of harpsichords. He is going to be featured in a harpsichord publication and found himself in need of a professional h ...
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