The last time Amy and I worked together was in the fall of 2011. She hired me to take profile shots for her blog, This Heart of Mine. Since then, Amy has taken the blog to incredible new heights. Posting consistent, creative content, she has evolved This Heart of Mine into her own small business. In addition to head shots, we chose to represent This Heart of Mine by also photographing Amy at work. One of my favorite aspects of […]
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Most Minnesotans are frowning at the continued winter weather. Last year at this time we were in the 70′s. This year we’re on the verge of another winter storm. My niece doesn’t seem to notice. Our “snowball walk” this weekend beat the winter blues. A snowball walk goes like this: make a snowball, throw it down the sidewalk, run after the snowball, step on it so no pedestrians trip.
The Grand Avenue Business Association added a new quarterly event to their portfolio - Ladies Night Out! Participating businesses near the intersection of Grand & Lexington stayed open late to treat female shoppers to food & beverages, sales and specials. Participating businesses (in order of appearance): The Bibelot Shops, Hush Therapeutic Massage, The Spectacle Shoppe, Creative Kidstuff, Stella.blu, The Lexington, The Oilerie and Allure Intimate Apparel.
hush Therapeutic Massage on St. Paul’s Grand Avenue was ready for new photos. Owner and Licensed Massage Therapist, Mindy Garaets, explained her goal was to depict that hush isn’t just a spa. Through a client centered approach and evidenced-based massage techniques, the studio works to alleviate symptoms of joint & back pain, headaches, stress, anxiety & depression, and accelerate recovery from injuries. Take a look at Mindy’s use of the photos in this short YouTube clip. Combining client testimonials with professional […]
My friend Katie took a different approach to her wedding. Instead of the traditional wedding party she had the “Something Blue” girls. This group consisted of her closest friends, all required to wear blue on her special day. The day before Katie’s wedding, we gathered for brunch at Katie’s new home in South Minneapolis. Bringing friends from all corners of your life under 1 roof is a rare opportunity. Our group couldn’t have been more excited to celebrate Katie’s happiness […]