To me, life is a series of stories and the greatest of all are the ones where love takes center stage.  While I am a photographer, my job description could also include storyteller, joy-reveler and memory maker!
   After 15 years in the industry, my passion for creating and capturing the most significant of moments has only grown. So whether you're ready to start forever with your always, beginning your journey as a tiny-human raiser, wanting to build your own amazing brand and anything in- between, I'm ready to collaborate and provide real and stunning images. 

I believe in love stories.

About Kate

Human connection
Experience-focused
Honest
emotion
fun
Unscripted

My Approach

    Genuine images are created when I help you feel at ease.  Whether I'm in the heart of Times Square, inches away from the Golden Gate Bridge or in the Northwoods of my beloved Minnesota, I guide and direct in a way that is relaxed.  This style yields moments that are full of soul - all while finding adventure together and providing portraits that bring you back to this meaningful season!
    Most of my clients become friends and most of my friends will tell you I adore people. This passion for people and life-giving beauty weaves together and enables me to bring out YOUR unique story and love through this amazing art form. 

To be completely honest,
we might be best friends... 

Spontaneous kitchen dance parties 





white mocha lattes





Gorgeous Autumn Light

my handsome husband

our love-filled home

Wildflowers

Vibrant Images

authenticity & growth

Uncontrollable laughter With my sweet kids

mountain hiking +
Great Lake Kayaking

Traveling the road less traveled

Kate's Favorites