Five Favorite Accessories | Photography Gear Review

When considering photography gear, the first things that come to mind are likely camera bodies, and lenses.  While these do account for the majority of a photographer’s investment in gear, it is important to consider the smaller investments that make a world of difference in the work of a professional photographer.  These photography accessories may […]

May 14, 2020

Education, Gear, May, Photography

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Canon EF 135mm f/2L USM | Lens Review

Perhaps one of the best kept secrets in Canon’s lens lineup is the Canon EF 135mm f/2L USM.  While it may not be as popular as some of Canon’s other lenses, as a prime lens photographer, I have found it to be an essential lens for photographing weddings.  Two of the main events within a […]

May 8, 2020

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Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II | Lens Review

The Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II lens is one of my favorite and most used lenses for weddings! As a wedding photographer, one of my primary goals is to document the countless candid moments happening around me throughout a wedding day. Though many photographers prefer the versatility of a zoom lens, as a prime lens […]

May 6, 2020

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Canon EOS 5D Mark IV | Camera Review

When the Canon 5D Mark IV was released in August of 2016, I pre-ordered it the night it was announced!  Since then, I have used three Canon 5D Mark IV bodies to photograph over 120 weddings as well as hundreds of engagements and portrait sessions. It has truly been a workhorse and a near perfect […]

May 4, 2020

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Canon EOS R | Camera Review

In October of 2018, Canon released my favorite camera of all time: the Canon EOS R mirrorless camera. For Canon pros familiar with full frame cameras, the Canon EOS R is essentially a mirrorless Canon 6D Mark II with the sensor of a Canon 5D Mark IV.  I have actually preferred my Canon EOS R […]

May 1, 2020

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Hutton House | Spring Wedding

Romance, beauty, laughter, fun, joy.  Every single thing you could think of in a dream wedding, this day was IT!  The sweetness of the many romantic moments and the fun and spice that Bailey and her girls brought to the day were the perfect combination for this dream wedding!  The Hutton House is always a […]

May 30, 2019

Featured Wedding Venues, Hutton House, May, Spring Weddings, Weddings

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Lyndale Park Rose Garden | Spring Engagement

Mandi and Steve knew they wanted a spring engagement session to capture all of the colors and beauty of this season!  With only a slight postponement due to rain, we waited for the perfect evening to capture their session amidst the gorgeous spring florals of Lyndale Park Rose Garden in Minneapolis.  The Rose Garden is […]

May 29, 2019

Engagements, May, Spring Engagements

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Ham Lake | Spring Engagement

Spring blooms are our favorite – we can’t get enough of them!  We get so excited every spring when the last snow melts and the greens begin to appear.  It is usually around mid-May that the flowers begin to arrive and we jump headfirst into our busy season!  When Emily asked to book two engagement […]

May 28, 2019

Engagements, May, Spring Engagements

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Lowertown Event Center | Spring Wedding

We first met Julia while photographing her sister, Jessica’s wedding and totally fell in love with the Samii family!  We were so honored when Julia asked us to photograph her own wedding and getting to know she and Mark’s story has been so much fun!  Julia was a computer sales associate at Best Buy when […]

May 27, 2019

May, Spring Weddings, Weddings

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Andover | Spring Engagement

We can’t think of two professions more deserving of praise and gratitude than those who are serving in the armed forces and in healthcare.  It has been an absolute honor to be able to get to know Abby and Brenden.  They are the most beautiful, kind couple with a huge heart for serving others!  Brenden […]

May 23, 2019

Engagements, May, Spring Engagements

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