7 Best Laguna Beach Engagement Photo Locations

7 Best Laguna Beach Engagement Photo Locations

    Laguna Beach is one of the coolest places to shoot engagement photos in all of Southern California. Although there are numerous great beaches and parks, I've narrowed down a solid list of the 7 best Laguna Beach engagement photo locations. Located in...

Nicollet Island Pavilion Wedding

Nicollet Island Pavilion Wedding

  A Perfect Summer Wedding at the Nicollet Island Pavilion.   Addie & Chris had the most awesome Nicollet Island Pavilion wedding. It was another perfect day at this top notch Minneapolis wedding venue. As you'll see in the large gallery of images below,...

Wedding Reception at The Blaisdell

Wedding Reception at The Blaisdell

    The Blaisdell, in the heart of Minneapolis, was the perfect venue for Niyo & Arun's wedding reception. This was truly one epic party. I'll share a bit about The Blaisdell wedding venue, as well as some fun facts about my most awesome couple. Their...

Santorini Honeymoon Photos

Santorini Honeymoon Photos

    This collection of Santorini honeymoon photos showcase the stunning beauty of this small Greek Island on the Aegean Sea. We started our Santorini honeymoon photo session bright and early so we could catch sunrise. We spent hours exploring all the awesome...

Sunset Beach Destination Wedding | Cabo San Lucas

Sunset Beach Destination Wedding | Cabo San Lucas

  This destination wedding at Pueblo Bonito Sunset Beach in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico was a dream to shoot. It wasn't just the beautifully epic location, but even more so my awesome, down-to-earth, and super fun couple. Pueblo Bonito Sunset Beach resort is tucked...

Hopkins Engagement Photos | Winter in Minnesota

Hopkins Engagement Photos | Winter in Minnesota

These Hopkins engagement photos showcase the great little Knollwood neighborhood pond, which features a small island and fun little red wooden foot bridge. My clients brought their dog in for some fun in the snow as we explored around the area. I love getting out in...

JW Marriott Wedding | Mall of America

JW Marriott Wedding | Mall of America

    This Winter Wedding at JW Marriott Mall of America is one of my favorites to date. The JW Marriott is a beautifully designed space that is great for weddings and events. Although the JW can accommodate over 1,000 guests, this one was a small family...

Hungry Jack Lodge Wedding Photos

Hungry Jack Lodge Wedding Photos

    Fall weddings in northern Minnesota are so very nice. These Hungry Jack Lodge wedding photos are full of love & laughter, and bathed in absolutely beautiful scenery. Jean & Sam are some of the coolest people I’ve had the honor to share the day...

Napa Valley Engagement Photos at Artesa Winery

Napa Valley Engagement Photos at Artesa Winery

  These Napa Valley engagement photos at Artesa Winery were a lot of fun to shoot. Artesa sits on some really beautiful grounds and was designed by some clearly talented folks but it was my super cool couple who made it extra awesome. We started shooting near...

Camrose Hill Flower Farm Wedding Photos – Stillwater, MN

Camrose Hill Flower Farm Wedding Photos – Stillwater, MN

    These Camrose Hill Flower Farm Wedding Photos feature Laura & Ryan as they celebrated an absolutely gorgeous May wedding day with their nearest and dearest. This is one of my favorite wedding venues in Minnesota. Camrose Hill also doubles as a flower...

Aster Cafe Wedding in Minneapolis | Star Wars Themed

Aster Cafe Wedding in Minneapolis | Star Wars Themed

    These Aster Cafe wedding photos are among my favorite that I've had the honor to capture in my 10 years as a Minneapolis Wedding Photographer. Jade & Adam's Star Wars themed wedding (on May-the-4th-be-with-you) was fun, classy, and also very...

Emily & Matt / Turks and Caicos Wedding

Emily & Matt / Turks and Caicos Wedding

Sapodilla Bay in Turks & Caicos is such an amazing location for a wedding. Emily & Matt and I's adventures started with an awesome summer engagement session in Minneapolis, which we both call home. The following spring we all made the trek down to the...

Brittany & Logan / San Diego Engagement Session

Brittany & Logan / San Diego Engagement Session

Brittany & Logan and I explored around La Jolla, CA, hiking around Scripps Coastal Reserve, high up on the coastal cliffs, and then ending our adventures with a relaxing sunset at Windansea Beach. Every time I come back out to shoot in San Diego I fall more in...

Mollie & Tim / Crater Lake Engagement Session

Mollie & Tim / Crater Lake Engagement Session

It’s been a dream of mine to shoot with a couple at Crater Lake for quite some time. Mollie & Tim were so cool and what had a great time hiking and climbing all around the lake. What a cool spot and even cooler couple.

Deanna & Alex / La Jolla, CA Engagement Session

Deanna & Alex / La Jolla, CA Engagement Session

Exploring around San Diego with these two was a ton of fun. Such cool, laid back people, and gorgeous scenery all around. La Jolla Shores is a fantastic beach to stroll with it’s long sandy beaches, the cool and symmetrical Scripps Pier, and those awesome cliffs. Alex...

Sam & Ben / Palos Verdes, CA Engagement Session

Sam & Ben / Palos Verdes, CA Engagement Session

Running around with Sam & Ben in the gorgeous late day light, in the hills of Palos Verdes, California, was beyond an absolute blast. We ended with a gorgeous sunset on Redondo Beach and shared good conversations and laughs along the way. I love shooting in...

Wallowa Lake Wedding | Oregon

Wallowa Lake Wedding | Oregon

      This Wallowa Lake wedding in Joseph, Oregon reminds me of a scene straight out of The Sound of Music...except the main characters here are a super cool couple who absolutely did this wedding thing right. I'm excited to share this gorgeous...

Silviu & Bogi / San Francisco Engagement Session

Silviu & Bogi / San Francisco Engagement Session

Baker Beach in San Francisco is such a great place to shoot an engagement session. The iconic Golden Gate Bridge makes for a beautiful backdrop. Running around with Silviu & Bogi and their fur baby was a lot of fun.

Katie & Matt | Lake Calhoun Engagement Session

Katie & Matt | Lake Calhoun Engagement Session

Katie & Matt were a ton of fun to shoot with during this summertime Lake Calhoun engagement session. Now named Bde Maka Ska, this lake is one of the most popular areas for engagement photos in Minneapolis. We first grabbed some kayaks and headed out on the water...

Mandi & Rudy | Lebanon Hills Engagement

Mandi & Rudy | Lebanon Hills Engagement

Mandi & Rudy (and their pup) were a lot of fun to work with.  We hiked, laughed, and explored around Lebanon Hills Regional Park in the South Metro. These two will tie the knot with a beautiful outdoor wedding in Joseph, Oregon on Wallowa Lake. I love destination...

Beth & Mike | Camrose Hill Wedding

Beth & Mike | Camrose Hill Wedding

Beth & Mike are such cool individuals, and one awesome couple. I had so much fun working with these two, from our engagement session at Louisville Swamp to their beautifully rainy wedding at Camrose Hill in Stillwater. Yes it was rainy, and yes it was still...

Sarah & Colin | Minneapolis Engagement Session

Sarah & Colin | Minneapolis Engagement Session

Sarah & Colin live and work in the heart of Minneapolis, so naturally we ran around to some of their favorite spots. We started their engagement session at sunrise, in the gorgeous light on the Stone Arch Bridge, to grab the quintessential Minneapolis shots. We...

Van Dusen Mansion Wedding | Katie & Dan

Van Dusen Mansion Wedding | Katie & Dan

    The Van Dusen Mansion in Minneapolis is a fantastic place for a wedding, both inside and out. Speaking of being fantastic on the inside and out, Katie & Dan were such an awesome couple to work with. I’m so lucky to be able to shoot with such...

Lindsey & Nick / Willow River Engagement Session

Lindsey & Nick / Willow River Engagement Session

Lindsey and Nick are great people, and you can just tell that they are a perfect match for each other. I first met them as guests of another awesome wedding I was shooting, and got some cool photos of them together on the dance floor. Now it’s their turn to get...

Minnesota Zoo Weddings

Minnesota Zoo Weddings

    Did you know that Minnesota Zoo weddings were a thing? Yup, and they offer great spaces for both wedding ceremonies and wedding receptions. The cool thing about having your wedding at the Minnesota Zoo is that you can still go the traditional looking...

LGBTQ Wedding at Aria | Gretchen & Olivia

LGBTQ Wedding at Aria | Gretchen & Olivia

    Gretchen & Olivia celebrated the first ever LGBTQ wedding at Aria, a gorgeous wedding venue in the North Loop of Minneapolis. They are also one of the coolest couples I’ve had the honor of working with. They are such sweet, full of energy,...

Ashley & Tom / Colorado Engagement Session

Ashley & Tom / Colorado Engagement Session

    I had a great time shooting with these two in Colorado. I took a couple day break from my stretch shooting the Nicholas David & The Avett Brothers Tour (Pacific Northwest) to shoot with Ashley & Tom. We started off our engagement session in the...

Weisman Art Museum Wedding | Sibyl & Joel

Weisman Art Museum Wedding | Sibyl & Joel

  Sibyl & Joel's Weisman Art Museum wedding in Minneapolis was a fantastic one. They were such a fun, intelligent, and kind couple. Clearly they also have great taste as the Weisman Art Museum is hands down one of the coolest places to get married in all of...

Alison & Greg / Minneapolis Engagement Session

Alison & Greg / Minneapolis Engagement Session

With all the crazy shooting & traveling I’ve been doing, I finally have time to start posting some highlights from my sessions over this past year. I’m starting with this awesome couple here and our shoot together in Minneapolis. Looking forward to shooting their...

Portraitscape Photography…

Portraitscape Photography…

Landscape Photography + Portrait Photography = Portraitscape Photography. I absolutely love getting out in nature with my wedding and engagement clients.  Traveling, exploring, hiking, and climbing in beautiful places…does it get any better than that?  Fusing my love...

Marlo & Matt | Minneapolis Engagement Session

Marlo & Matt | Minneapolis Engagement Session

I always ask my clients about the things they enjoy doing together, and about the places of special significance to them, or to their story, so we can incorporate those ideas into their engagement sessions.  It always makes the imagery that much more...

Minneapolis Wedding at Aria | Erica & Marcell

Minneapolis Wedding at Aria | Erica & Marcell

    This was such a fantastic music-themed Minneapolis wedding at Aria. Erica & Marcell are an awesome couple, and their wedding party and families followed suit as well. We had so many belly laughs throughout the day. My kind of crowd! Being a huge...

Recent travels…

Recent travels…

I've been traveling and shooting away, all across the country, this past month.  I shot a really cool engagement session at Minnehaha Falls before I left to shoot a destination engagement session in Hawaii.  I also made stops in Las Vegas, Lake Havasu, and finally...

Eco-Friendly Wedding Photographer | PDN Magazine Feature

Eco-Friendly Wedding Photographer | PDN Magazine Feature

I was honored to be featured in the current issue of PDN (Photo District News) magazine, in their '2013 Focus on Weddings Guide' that is also being printed as a stand alone resource for couples. The focus of the piece is on eco-friendly wedding photographers. I was...

Jess & Joe | Stillwater, MN Wedding

Jess & Joe | Stillwater, MN Wedding

Jess & Joe celebrated their wedding with an awesome weekend at the Outing Lodge in beautiful Stillwater, MN. They are both huge Star Wars fans and incorporated a bunch of those elements into their blast of a wedding day. Their friends helped with some really great...

Louisville Swamp Engagement Photos | Beth & Mike

Louisville Swamp Engagement Photos | Beth & Mike

    These Louisville Swamp engagement photos were a ton of fun to make. This little known location is beaming with beauty and gives an almost unlimited amount of awesome backdrops for any photo shoot. It was quite the hiking adventure as well. Below I'll...

Red Wing Engagement Session | Katie & Patrick

Red Wing Engagement Session | Katie & Patrick

    This Red Wing engagement session is famous on Pinterest, with over 100K pins. It's also featured in online posing guides and dozens of other wedding & engagement focused websites. I'll share the different Red Wing, MN locations we used to capture...

Varsity Theater Wedding | Tauni & Will

Varsity Theater Wedding | Tauni & Will

  Tauni & Will put together such a fun Varsity Theater wedding in Minneapolis. These two were so great to work with and are the epitome of why I love my job. They had a “Game On” themed wedding featuring everything from Twister to Scrabble, to Mario Bros to...

Lyndale Park Peace Garden Wedding

Lyndale Park Peace Garden Wedding

    Why a Lyndale Park Peace Garden Wedding is a Great Idea You'll be with your nearest and dearest in a gorgeously landscaped outdoor Minneapolis wedding venue. This awesome Minneapolis park provides a peaceful natural vibe for weddings ceremonies and...

Karen & Keven | Minneapolis Engagement Session

Karen & Keven | Minneapolis Engagement Session

These guys were a lot of fun. Very cool, easy going, and down to earth. Just my style. We shared a lot of laughs running around at one of my favorite parks in the Twin Cities. I'm excited for their Winter wedding upcoming.

Gale Woods Farm Wedding | Lauren & Noah

Gale Woods Farm Wedding | Lauren & Noah

This was my first Gale Woods Farm Wedding, and I fell in love with the venue upon arrival. My couple, Lauren & Noah, were kind, intelligent, creative, and made the day so much fun. I'll share some details about Gale Woods Farm as a wedding venue, along with some...

Kirstin & Tony | Eagan, MN Wedding

Kirstin & Tony | Eagan, MN Wedding

Kirstin & Tony are close friends of mine, so naturally this was an extra special wedding for me. The day was perfect. The ceremony took place at Tony’s parents house in Eagan, MN. They probably have the most beautiful property in all of Eagan, and they sure decked...

St. James Hotel Wedding | Red Wing, MN

St. James Hotel Wedding | Red Wing, MN

    Karli & Andrew had an amazing St. James Hotel wedding. This Red Wing wedding showcases so much of the beauty this Minnesota town has to offer. The gallery of images below highlights the gorgeousness that the St. James Hotel offers its couples on...

Lyndale Park Engagement Session in Minneapolis

Lyndale Park Engagement Session in Minneapolis

  I'm excited to share this awesome Lyndale Park engagement session in Minneapolis. I finally found an adventurous couple to get up at the crack of dawn with me. We shot these engagement photos at the Lyndale Park garden system during a beautiful sunrise. We met...

Jameelah & Chris | Mexico Destination Wedding

Jameelah & Chris | Mexico Destination Wedding

I love my job regardless of where I get to shoot, but that love gets amplified for destination weddings! There is just something so awesome about exploring new places. I had the honor to make the trek down to the beautiful Riviera Maya with Jameelah and Chris for...

Tina & Derek Engagement Session

Tina & Derek Engagement Session

Tina & Derek are an awesome pair, and my kind of client.  They are laid back, smart, funny, and deeply in love.  They’re currently living in the Twin Cities but grew up in Hudson, WI.  The two of them met through mutual acting friends, and Derek ended up asking...

La Crescent Wedding | Anna & Max

La Crescent Wedding | Anna & Max

Anna & Max had an amazing wedding in La Crescent, MN. An artist and a musician getting married makes for one really cool wedding. Anna & Max were married by local music legend, Nicholas David who became ordained at the couples request. Immediately following...

Spirit Mountain Wedding | Duluth, MN

Spirit Mountain Wedding | Duluth, MN

    Spirit Mountain is a breathtaking wedding venue in Duluth, Minnesota. What makes it so amazing is that it sits high above Lake Superior, offering absolutely incredible views. This is one of the best venues for a wedding in all of Duluth. Spirit Mountain...

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Jackson Tyler Eddy
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