Disclosure :: This guide is brought to you care of our many photography sponsors! We’re so grateful to have these fantastic businesses involved!
Because we are constantly receiving inquiries for photographers and recommendations, we know this is a resource you can use. These are some of the best of the Twin Cities- you’ll find a bit of information about each business as well as their location, and how to find them online and on social media.
Giliane E. Mansfeldt Photography
Location: St. Paul
About Giliane E. Mansfeldt Photography: Giliane E. Mansfeldt Photography is a boutique studio located in Saint Paul, MN Specializing in newborns, children, families and senior graduations portraits.
Meghan Doll Photography
Location: North Loop – Minneapolis/Twin Cities
About Meghan Doll Photography: Their ability to capture heartfelt images in a comfortable and inspired way is our goal at Meghan Doll Photography. They like to call it Heart Art. They aim to capture the love your child brings to your heart through unique and personal art products that celebrate the joy of family. It is truly their pleasure to capture your loved ones in a natural and expressive way, creating enduring portraits to be passed down through the generations.
Leah Fontaine Photography
Location: Twin Cities North Metro
About Leah Fontaine Photography: Your idea of a great looking photo doesn’t include blue jeans and matching white button downs. Heck, it may not even include everyone looking at the camera. Instead, you realize that your family interactions may be even more telling of your love, and desire something a little different. That difference will include cuddles, tickles and races! Leah can’t wait to meet your family!
Juniper & Lace Photography
Location: North Metro – Twin Cities
About Juniper and Lace Photography: Ashley at Juniper & Lace Photography is your premier North Metro photographer. She specializes in newborn, child, senior, engagement, maternity, and family portraits.
Allyson Wasmund Photography
Location: St. Paul, MN
About Allyson Wasmund Photography: Ally is a newborn, child and family photographer serving the Twin Cities metro area. She is a full-service photographer that offers a custom experience tailored to each client. Ally specializes in capturing love, connection and those little moments & details you won’t want to forget. Time goes by so fast…let her help you remember.
Chelsey Maas Photography
Location: Richfield, MN
About Chelsey Maas Photography: Capturing life’s little and BIG moments one click at a time. Chelsey is a Twin Cities-based photographer that is currently working with newborns, families, as well as local & international weddings. Nothing thrills her more then capturing life’s moments through the lens of her camera. It warms her heart to provide this individualized service to each and every one of her clients and she’s looking forward to getting to know you and being inspired by your story!
Location: Minneapolis/St. Paul
About Gina Zeidler: Gina Zeidler is a wedding, lifestyle family and newborn photographer. She loves nothing more that to serve her sweet clients with bright and timeless imagery that truly represents each of her clients. Based in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area and available for worldwide travel.
Sarah Hrudka Photography
Location: Twin Cities Metro
About Sarah Hrudka Photography: Born and raised with Midwestern roots, Sarah has a proud and strong appreciation for hard work, bear hugs, denim shirts, handwritten thank you cards, folk music and large gatherings to break some bread.
Taking a photojournalistic and documentary approach behind the lens, Sarah loves the opportunities to tell a story and hold the space for individuals to be raw and inherently themselves. Ultimately, that experience is what draws her back to the shutter time and again. When Sarah is not documenting life’s moments, you can find her teaching art or yoga, walking the lakes with her pups, perusing the farmer’s market, or enjoying a local brew on an outdoor patio in St. Paul.She is based out of the Twin Cities, but has traveled and will travel worldwide for bookings.
Photography By Nealy
Location: Twin Cities
About Photograhy By Nealy: Photography by Nealy offers fresh and modern custom portrait photography. Nealy specializes in newborn, family and senior portraits and is known for her beautiful use of natural light and modern yet timeless style.
Location: Excelsior, MN / Twin Cities
About MJFotography: Located in historic downtown Excelsior, MJFotography captures the heart of faces, spaces, and events. Marnie started the adventure of MJFotography in August of 2001, and has specialized in child and family portraiture from day one. Over the years, wedding photography and graduation portraits have been added to the resumé. Most recently, Marnie has invested more time to architecture photography and corporate head shots. Everyday is an adventure at MJFotography, and whether you are looking for studio or location portrait photography, they can help you out!
Location: Twin Cities Metro
About Kaitlin Mackenzie Photography: With background as a PCA and nanny, Katie knows first-hand how to get you and yours relaxed and comfortable for their shoot. All of her clients receive either an in-person or over-the-phone consultation with her prior to booking any sort of session, which helps her get to know you better and learn how to give you the best possible results from your camera time. Her biggest goals as a photographer are to provide a wonderful experience from start to finish, and portraits which reflect each individual’s personality and natural beauty.
*If you are a local photographer interested in being added to our guide (or have one to recommend!), please email [email protected] for additional information.