Miss Tara: Duluth Lifestyle Head Shots

When I met Tara for coffee earlier this spring, we immediately clicked. This woman is a fiercely talented newborn & family photographer based in Grand Rapids, MN. Although she doesn’t capture weddings on her own, she’s been second shooting with me this season (and rocking it!). Be sure to check out her business, A Splendid Adventure Photography (hello, […]

Beloved Sessions

Kristin & Matt: Cozy Lake Superior Cabin Anniversary Session + A Bump!

Early this month, Kristin & Matt spent a long weekend on Minnesota’s North Shore in this insanely awesome rental cabin on Lake Superior. Their getaway was two-fold: Four-year anniversary retreat meets babymoon! I love serving couples beyond the wedding day, and that includes anniversaries, baby bumps, and the sweet in-between. Let’s forget the big milestones for a minute. […]


Duluth Fall 2015 Mini Lifestyle Sessions

Cheers to summer in the north woods! I hope you’re fitting plenty of lazy days into your schedule, complete with pontoon rides, hammock time, and minimal mosquitoes. Today I’m announcing a limited batch of Fall Mini Sessions here in Duluth. These pint-sized sessions are designed for families, kids, couples, and their furry family members. Hint-hint: […]


Embracing the Awkward

“But we’re so awkward in photos!” If I had a Thin Mint for every time I heard this, I would be the world’s largest lady. Friends, we are all in the same boat. Most of us feel a teensy bit awkward in the presence of a camera lens. Heck, myself included! You’re probably thinking, “But Bailey, those photos of […]


Announcing Mini Summer Lifestyle Sessions!

Coming this July: A limited batch of Mini Summer Lifestyle Sessions! These pint-sized sessions are designed for families, kids, couples & their furry family members (Hint-hint: Dogs are welcomed & encouraged!). If your perfect summer night includes dipping a toe or two in Lake Superior with your favorite people, then read on for details: Helpful links to get you started: […]


Giving The “Photoshop Mentality” the Boot

Sometime after digital photography took over the world, the media blew up with airbrushing fads: Head swaps, drastic body changes, you name it. Ever since then, our mentality has changed. If we don’t like something about a photo, we can just Photoshop it, right? I’ve talked at length about airbrushing in the past (and why […]