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OH MY GOODNESS–Cuteness overload!  Today I taught one of my introduction to digital photography classes, but this time my hosts requested one specifically for taking pictures of puppies.  I was more than happy to oblige, and got to snuggle these adorable Aussiedoodles all afternoon!  The students not only learned about their basic camera settings and […]

Digital Photography Class: Puppies!

February 20, 2019

Okay, I’ll admit it.  I haven’t blogged about a wedding since 2016, and there is no way I can go back and blog each individual wedding, but I still feel bad about not sharing all the gorgeous photos I’ve captured since then!  Weddings are so much fun, and although I don’t shoot as many as […]

A Whirlwind of Weddings

January 28, 2019

The last few years I have turned into a huge proponent of prints, both in my own home and with my clients.  After years of running a digital-only photography business, I discovered I wasn’t serving my clients in the best way and decided to learn all there was about professional quality products and how to […]

The Power of Print

January 27, 2019

Last night at approximately 5 p.m. a well known Hallock fixture was unveiled and made its long awaited return after a several year hiatus.  In 1958, the Sjostrand Jewelry store originally purchased the clock from a traveling salesman for $285.  The clock ran nonstop for over 50 years until it was sold to an antique […]

The Return of the Hallock Main Street Clock

December 17, 2017

If you happened to miss my posts from my Kittson County Skies Facebook Page here’s a fun little recap.  I shared a never-before-seen photo every day for the first 12 days of December, going through the archives to find images I missed sharing before.  This was also a little plug to remind people to purchase their calendars […]

Kittson County Skies – Twelve Nights of Lights

December 15, 2017

I’m going to jump right back into the blog (and the winter season) by sharing some of my favorite winter photography tips for taking your own images this holiday season!  It’s not too late to capture some amazing photos despite the chill in the air.  And if you live anywhere northwest Minnesota right now, there […]

Five Fantastic Winter Photo Tips

December 4, 2017