Introducing: Newborn Sessions by Chelsea!

Hooray! It’s finally here! I am thrilled to announce that I now offer Fresh 48 Newborn Sessions through Bailey Aro Photography! I serve clients throughout the Duluth/Superior area with gorgeous, natural lifestyle images of your newborn’s first few hours earthside. As a photographer & mom, capturing memories of my own kiddo has been insanely important to […]


Lara, Matt, Ralph & Ginger: In-Home Session with Dogs + Beer

There are times when I find a couple who just gets me. Their love for cheese, snuggling, and licking up wayward beer spills  is eternal, like mine. Meet Ralph & Ginger: A duo of Golden Retrievers who happen to be siblings from different litters!  Their human parents are okay, too (enter Lara + Matt, whose […]


2019 Boudoir Dates released, plus a brand new booking system!

January: Even with the minimal sunshine + chilly temps, it’s still one of my favorite months. I take a break from my to-do list + inbox (for the most part), and reflect, dream, refine, and plan big things for the year ahead (I also eat pancakes for dinner, make productivity playlists on Spotify, and burn […]


Mara & Jordan: Duluth MN Engagement Session

Jordan and Mara swiped right on each other and the rest was history. After almost 2 years of long distance, they decided to make Duluth a home together. When they aren’t coaching basketball teams or shaping young minds (teachers rock!), you can find them either exploring the great outdoors on foot or by kayak, or […]


Sally & Steve: Duluth Depot Wedding

The Couple: Sally & Steve The Date: September 29, 2018 The Venue: Duluth Historic Depot The Photographer: Chelsea   My Favorite Moments: Rupert the dog (obviously), Steve seeing Sally for the first time, hearing their family and friends gush about them during speeches, and feeling like I’ve known them forever the instant I walked through […]


From Chelsea: A love letter to my future couples

Hey, you! So happy you’re here! I’m guessing you stumbled in here looking for a wedding photographer, and you found one! Yay! But I’ll let in on a little secret: I do more than photograph weddings (more on that in a minute!). First, I’m Chelsea, Associate Photographer for Bailey Aro Weddings. I live in Duluth, […]