Extended Family Photography

As mom was closing on their childhood home, this family asked me to come out and take some photos at golden hour of their extended families on the property where they grew up! We had a fun time climbing trees and chasing puppies around!

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Happy Birthday to the Intern!

Our kiddo, commonly known around here as H, Hani Boy, or the intern, turned eight yesterday! EIGHT! I canNOT believe how fast time has flown since I was holding this sweet boy as a baby in my arms. If you’re a parent of a young child, I don’t recommend blinking, you might miss something!

Over the weekend we celebrated his birthday at the Northern Clay Center with friends and yesterday we took him to the MIA to see the Egypt’s Sunken Cities Exhibit and it was amazing! If you hadn’t made it out there to see it yet, GO!

 Having some fun in the studio, this kid can always find something to laugh about!

Having some fun in the studio, this kid can always find something to laugh about!

Hansen Tree Farm Family Photography | Holiday Mini Sessions

Mini session images are in and they are so much fun! Mini sessions at this time of year are so much fun, there’s no time to be cold because we’ve only got 20 min! We run, we dance, we laugh, we have fun! Oh, and we take pictures! Our Holiday mini sessions were at Hansen Tree farm this year. If you missed out on mini sessions this year, don’t be sad! We’ve still got room on the calendar for full family sessions, get in touch ASAp or stay tuned for mini sessions next year!

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The Loft at Studio J Wedding Photography | Katie and Luke

Katie and Luke tied the knot in late September. Most of their amazing day was spent in downtown Stillwater. With brown, orange, navy, and turquoise as their color scheme and cala lilies, mums, raw cotton and pumpkins everywhere, the two completely embraced the fall in historic downtown Stillwater vibe; they even took an old fashioned trolley as their shuttle to the church!

Take a look at some of my favorite images from their special day!

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Creative Partners:

Photography: Mahonen Photography

Reception Venue: The Loft at Studio J

Ceremony Venue: Church of Immaculate Conception

Getting Ready Venue: The Waterstreet Inn

Catering: The Lake Elmo Inn

Hair and Makeup Artists: A’Solonna

Bridal Gown: Angéliques Bridal Salon

Florist: Camrose Hill Flowers

Dessert: Nothing Bundt Cakes

Transportation: Stillwater Trolley

DJ: Adagio