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Minnesota Photographer :: Kind Words

You may have noticed I have been pretty quiet as of late. December was a super busy month and in the last couple weeks I have been spending some quality time with my family. I’m very excited to get going in the new year! I’m super excited to book the wedding season out with wedding photography and take thousands more pictures of wonderful and fun families. In January I will be posting images from the last month or better but until then, I’m very humbled and would like to share some recent client reviews.

“Michelle has an extraordinary talent for photography. Because of her background in music and art, she brings that artist’s eye and sensibility to each of her shoots and has an innate ability to capture detail and emotion. The photos she took of us simply transcend what is observable in real life. She is an unusual find and she was also very affordable given the level of her abilities. Not to mention she is a Mom and has the patience of a saint! I highly recommend her to anyone.” -J. Criner, Minneapolis

“We’ve been lucky enough to have two family photo shoots with Michelle and both times she has surpassed our expectations. Her shots are amazing, and the editing work she does afterward really brings out the best in each photo. She’s comfortable to work with, and really listened to our suggestions about what we wanted for each shoot. I could never go back to using any other photographer for my family’s photos, because no one matches Michelle in quality.” -B. Carlson, St. Paul

“I have worked with Michelle a few times now. She has done my nursing Mother/child photos, my son’s 1 year photos, family photos, and my daughter’s senior pictures. We have been absolutely thrilled each and every time. Michelle is so easy to work with and our pictures have surpassed our expectations. We get so many compliments on them and will return again and again.” -N.Branjord, Minneapolis

Minneapolis Photographer :: Holiday Mini Sessions!


It’s almost Sunday! I have 3 openings left and I would really love to fill those in and take some fantastic holiday photos of your family! E-mail or call me to schedule!

I’m so very excited to share the news…

In honor of my new studio in the NE Minneapolis Arts District (that’s right, MY NEW STUDIO!), I am holding a day of holiday mini sessions. Spots will be filled with a first request policy.

I’m so excited for my new studio home. It is located in a funky old building in the heart of the Arts District. Fantastic walls, quirky props, fun backdrops… I can’t wait to start snapping away in my new space!

Holiday Mini Session Details!

Sunday, November 22, 2009

NE Minneapolis Studio



  • 20 minute studio session (no backdrop or clothing changes) for up to 5 people
  • 10-15 digitally edited, high resolution images provided to you on a CD no later than December 1, 2009
  • 1 Free 8×10 professional quality print of your choice (must be selected by December 5th)

(*additional professional quality prints may be ordered if you choose)

Contact me today to reserve your spot! I will update this post as sessions fill. or 952.221.7410




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Minnesota Wedding Photographer :: Brides in the Warehouse District

Oh my gosh, did I have fun! I am a part of a group of 10 women photographers in Minneapolis. Last week we had a shoot in the Warehouse District in Minneapolis with two brides. These girls are so beautiful and were fantastic models. Once I can fit back into my wedding dress, I would love to do a shoot like this! Enjoy some of my favorite shots from this semi “Trash the Dress” session.