Santa’s North Pole Lodge We’re very excited to share the story behind the creation of our brand-new set for The Best Santa Experience for 2023. “Santa’s North Pole Lodge” will be filled with wonderful memories and lots of Christmas Magic with none other than Santa Claus himself! The new set is still “under construction.” But “Elves” Michael and
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My 21 Favorite Photographs from 2021 Just for the fun of it, I’ve decided to look back at 2021 and pull out some of my favorite images that we created. Simply called: “My 21 Favorite Photographs from 2021.” The subject might be anything, kids, wedding, light painting, Santa, wildlife, who knows? This should be fun!
Light Painting Orchids At Hana Tropicals While on our trip to Hawaii to celebrate our anniversary, Joannie and I had the unique opportunity of light painting orchids at Hana Tropicals on Maui. These are some truly stunning tropical flowers and we’re going to share some of the before and after light painting photographs in this story!
Ryder, The Little Aviator! Here’s our adorable little grandson Ryder, starring as “The Little Aviator” for his five-month-old baby portrait! I got the idea of having Ryder flying in a hot air balloon after watching the Disney Pixar movie “Up” with our granddaughter Riley. When he’s wearing his cute aviator hat and goggles, I think Ryder
Today is Howie & Val Anderson’s 60th Wedding Anniversary! It’s hard to believe that these two characters have been married for six decades already! Above is our Anderson family portrait created on Michelle & Ben’s beautiful wedding day last December 19th. This wedding photo was taken at A’Bulae in downtown Saint Paul, MN. Mom really wanted to have this portrait
Here are some of the fun highlights of Ben & Michelle’s beautiful ABULAE Wedding Reception! Once again, Joannie & I would like to start out by thanking Bjorn Meisner of Bjorn Meisner Photography and Brad Rich of A.B. Rich Films for their beautiful work that you’re about to enjoy. Thank you, gentlemen! Lots of our friends have commented on
Here’s our third highlight music video from Ben & Michelle’s ABULAE Wedding Ceremony! Joannie & I would like to start out by thanking Bjorn Meisner of Bjorn Meisner Photography (all non-watermarked images are his creation) and Brad Rich of A.B. Rich Films for their beautiful work that you’re about to enjoy. They made it possible for mom
Here are our first and second highlight music videos from Ben & Michelle’s A’BULAE Wedding! We begin part one with our little flower girl and Grandpa’s Little Buddy Riley. Since she’s only two, it took a concerted effort by all of us to (hopefully) get her to go down the aisle at the wedding. So
Here’s Michelle & Ben’s beautiful “Reflections” wedding slideshow! With a tiny, but fun modification to the ending, this is exactly as it was shown last Saturday night at their A’BULAE wedding reception in downtown Saint Paul, MN! Michelle & Ben did an outstanding job with their storytelling and I incorporated their stories into the music
2014 Major League Baseball All-Star Game Image of the Day! Joannie and I were blessed with the opportunity to attend many of the events from the 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star Game. The game and events were held right here in Minneapolis, MN over the past few days. We photographed weddings on both Friday and Saturday. That was