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A TWIN CITIES FAMILY AND HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER

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Graduation Mini Sessions for the Class of 2022 | Farmington, Minnesota

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I'm a  Twin Cities based family + senior portrait photographer, who is taco obsessed, and self proclaimed Harry Potter nerd. 

I had the privilege of hanging out with a couple of my 2022 seniors for a cap and gown mini session or college swag mini session. It was fun to hang out them once more before they head off to college in the fall and chat about the next chapter in their lives.

Graduation Mini Sessions for the Class of 2022 | Farmington, Minnesota

June 16, 2022

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Seniors

It all started because two people fell in love. Sounds super cheesy and cliche, but hey, it’s true, and I like it.

Extended Family Pictures | Hastings, Minnesota | Smith Family

June 10, 2022

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Families

I always enjoy the ideas Autumn’s mama comes up with for her yearly pictures, last year it was all her stuffed animals, the year before that it was rocks, this year was no different. Vintage Coca-Cola.

Vintage Coca-Cola Session | Dakota City, Farmington | Autumn

girl sitting on wooden box with red bandana and overalls

June 9, 2022

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Families

If you’re an upcoming senior and are looking for places to take your senior pictures in the Twin Cities area, I’ve got some inspiration for you{…}

My 3 Top Senior Session Locations In the Twin Cities Area

May 3, 2022

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Seniors

This month’s book review is a combined one, because we had A LOT going on during the month of March and most of the month of April. {…}

Monthly Book Reviews for March and April

April 19, 2022

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Book Reviews

Spring is here, even though it definitely does NOT feel like it right now. To quote Winnie the Pooh, It’s a rather blustery day out there today.

It wasn’t windy inside the studio the day of my spring mini session. It was a comfy 70 something degrees, with the sun shining through the window {…}

Spring Indoor Mini Sessions at 8th Street Studio In Farmington

April 14, 2022

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Families

There are a lot of things to take into consideration when you book a photo session. It’s a huge investment into your families memories and you want to get it just right. Finding the right photographer that meshes well with you and your personality. As well as, whether or not they have an indoor studio or, photograph the majority of their sessions outside {…}

When to Book Outdoor Photo Sessions

April 5, 2022

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Tips & Tricks

Hey current high school juniors!! It is about time to start thinking about having your senior portraits taken. Stephanie Newman Photography is currently offering a special early booking discount on senior portraits. If you book your Class of 2023 senior portrait session before 5/1/22, you will receive 15% off any senior portrait session. The number […]

Class of 2023 Senior Portrait Discount

March 28, 2022

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Seniors

Choosing a portrait photographer is a big deal. If you Google photographers in your area, you most likely are going to come up with a bunch of results. Then what? How do you sift through them all to find one that you want to hire to photograph your family, senior or wedding? Here are 4 […]

4 Tips When Choosing Your Portrait Photographer

March 8, 2022

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Families

I went through this entire month thinking I had only read 3 books, which is totally fine. But when I was in a book club discussion with a couple of my friends and looking at Goodreads to pick our next book selection, I saw that I had actually read more than 3! So buckle in […]

Monthly Book Review | February

March 1, 2022

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Book Reviews

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