Monthly Archives: August 2011

sneak peek for coleman/orono 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

coleman had a vision for this shot during his shoot and he was scheduled for a mini with me so i told him and his mom that if i thought we were doing “okay” shot wise in the first 40 minutes or so that we’d attempt this fun shot as it was important to him....

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more of emily/orono 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

emily used to live in our neighborhood so i knew at least who she was when she called to book her photos with me. here are some of my favorites from her hour with me on the streets of minneapolis! very sweet and oh, so pretty too!

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kid/family fall shoot dates & times/minneapolis natural light photographer

MEA MADNESS OCTOBER 20 1:30-3:00 3:00-4:30 OCTOBER 23 1:30-3:00 trautman family 3:00-4:30 polingo family and their motorcycles:) OCTOBER 25 1:30-3:00 3:00-4:30 ***BOOKED*** Stevenson family HALLOWEEN WEEKEND OCTOBER 30 1:30-3:00 ***BOOKED*** olmscheid family 3:00-4:30***BOOKED***merrill family ***the scoop on these: $100 down to hold your date/time with the remaining balance of $395 collected the day of the...

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a fun before and after of emily/orono 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

i often get asked how i edit, etc. i will be honest and say that everyone’s coloring is different from the next and the extreme to editing varies a ton based upon skin, location, etc. i think emily looks best in dramatic bw…but i also am a sucker for bw images…just take a peek in...

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sarah/orono 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

sarah met me on the streets of minneapolis/warehouse district for her mini shoot with me. with a girl senior mini we need to go quick and be organized with all of the clothes and accessories and sarah came prepared! gorgeous hair and a beautiful smile…here are some of my favorites!

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sarah sneak peek/orono 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

my next client has my maiden name and my younger sister is sara, so i thought that was kind of unique when she emailed to book with me. LOL sarah has an interest in photography i have seen on facebook so i was excited to work with her on the streets! here is just one...

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i’m back, more of ryan/providence academy 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

i met ryan and his delightful mom in the warehouse district of minneapolis and i had one hour with him. before we even started shooting we talked about their wants/needs for his shoot to be successful…one thing that both his mom and i agreed on, and ryan too…was that ryan looks extra studly just doing...

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sneak peek for ryan/providence 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

good morning…i am up early and editing already. my goal is to edit one person a day. i am catching up…but when i do 3 or 4 shoots a night it doesn’t take long to build up:) anyways…here is a sneak peek for ryan and his mom/providence 2012. more to follow yet today!!! check back...

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outside studio building pictures/minneapolis senior, boudoir and natural light photographer

i am starting to get quite a few inquiries about subleasing my new studio space as of 11/1/11. i am going to upload two images that i took of the building from the outside so fellow photographers and artists can get an idea of what type of natural light this 2100 square feet space will...

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mr. tony and mr. charlie/minneapolis teen and natural light photographer

let me first say that these two boys are brothers and i had so much fun with them. i don’t think they knew what to expect from their shoot, but i tried to make it as painless as possible for them. flippin adorable and oh, so sweet. totally different coloring and personalities, i could tell...

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two tough guys…just kidding!/minneapolis teen & natural light photographer

just a sneak peek for their delightful mom before i head out the door to the twins game with my family…free tickets from todd’s work:) tony and charlie are my editing victims and they met me in the warehouse district for a mini shoot and they were oh, so much fun! two brothers who look...

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robby/armstrong 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

Good Morning to all of you out there! I just finished Robby’s edits and I will be honest and say he was one tan boy! I had to tweak his skin tone quite a bit…but he sure is a handsome dude. I knew i recognized him when he showed up for his shoot…and i bet...

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robby/armstrong 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

here is just a quick sneak peek of robby. i know his mom from way back when…my days in plymouth and the plymouth mom’s club. i was oh, so tickled when she called me to book photos with me for robby:)

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millie/orono 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

millie has such great coloring and was oh, so photogenic and easy. here are just some of my personal favorites from my hour with her! i so enjoyed working on the streets with her and her mom…total sweetness i tell you! i hope you have a fantastic senior year at orono and i hope you...

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i posted on craigslist/minneapolis natural light photographer

Today I bit the bullet and i posted an ad under office and commercial for my new studio. eeeccckkk! I am unable to show it to prospective subleasers right now as it’s being used for a commercial shoot for target? I will be ready to show the space mid October if everything goes right on...

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millie sneak peek/orono 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

millie and delightful mom met me in the warehouse district for her mini shoot with me…i have worked with ali in the past with her son, ross. millie and her mom were oh, so easy…low maintenance all the way. millie came with three shirts, that’s it…just the basics…but just look at her here:) love her...

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madelyn/orono 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

as i always tell my clients…every shoot is completely different from the next:) which…makes my job very interesting! and i love the variety in my life. if every shoot was the same i wouldn’t like my job as much as i do! madelyn and her mom (and her sister) met me on the streets of...

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sneak peek for madelyn/orono 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

madelyn came with lots of fun accessories to her shoot and her brown hat was just one of them. here is a sneak peek of her “styling” in her hat. i totally think she looks like melissa gilbert from little house on the prairie, anyone else? i said this to her during her shoot:) i...

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david/orono 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

just some more fun images from my shoot with david/orono 2012. we had a gorgeous night on the town last week and here is just a nice sampling of what he has in his private gallery. he had a two hour shoot with me and on these i promise the best 15-18 images edited in...

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winter tweens and senior minis/minneapolis senior photographer

are you ready? something new for me here…special price on these…applicable for all tweens and seniors out there! i like to think that so many of my seniors have had so much fun with me this summer on their shoot that they would LOVE to go again in the wintertime-winter clothes and winter accessories just...

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sneak peek for david/orono 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

whew…i am getting a bit more caught up…taking a week of vacation really puts one behind! here is one image of david from his shoot last week with me in the warehouse district ( i love that i can type last week now, LOL). many more of him to follow…so check back for more!

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katie/blake 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

i have to say that katie was the most smiley senior i have ever had. she was sooooo darn bubbly and she said she is always smiling and she wanted smiling shots. she was soooo darn agreeable….and so darn smiley…case in point…here are some of her images! i know that katie will go far in...

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white clothing/minneapolis natural light photographer

good morning out there to all of you! this is just going to be for educational purposes to all of my blog followers out there. i have it written all over my senior website that i really do not want you to come in white clothing and i have made many posts about his on...

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katie/blake 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

whew…i am pooped tonight, four shoots tonight on the streets and after that a much needed target run as well. i am off to bed here soon, and yes, i am aware that’s it is a saturday night! anyways…here is a sneak peek of sweet katie, a senior at blake. she was oh, so smiley...

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austin/orono 2012/minneapolis senior photographer

austin and his mom met me in ne mpls for his mini shoot, meaning one hour and i promise 8-10 of the best images custom editing. we had an absolutely gorgeous evening but several “malfunctions” location wise:) near one wall the owner of the building came over to talk to us nicely…right by my studio,...

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