The Earth Laughs in Flowers. – Ralph Waldo Emerson I found a BEAUTIFUL field of wildflowers near my house, and will be offering POP-UP mini sessions in the next two weeks, or so. This plot is a bit different from the special one I have coming up late June, but is still charming and…Read details
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A popular choice added in 2016, I present my “Last minute slash whoops I forgot slash what happened to the summer slash oh no we missed the yearbook deadline slash my kid just doesn’t care about these photos” mini session for graduating seniors, class of 2018 ! Super honey-sweet & petite…. it gets the job…Read details
Spring is here! OK, so let’s just ignore the fact it snowed a couple inches last night AND STUCK. It’s all gone now, so we can pretend like it never happened. Just like my 40th Birthday. (thankyouIwillbehereallnight) Here’s a peek at my brand new WALLFLOWER backdrop, which is anything but boring. The best part?…Read details
A multi-generation extended BIG FAMILY photo session. You’d rather have a hangnail, am I right? Whether you’re one of twenty siblings or the last of five, having all of your extended family together is an important occasion. Throw in the fact it’s typically around the holidays or busy summer, it’s also probably hectic and a…Read details
This unique, fun and special event is one I look forward to every year! Will you join me? Let’s celebrate YOU, momma. I insist. There are several evenings available, event last minute. We will grab that gorgeous evening light near sunset, (7-9pm) and just have a casual frolic. No stress, lots of fun. If…Read details
Details to SPECIAL EDITION (MINI) SESSIONS, including “Buzz By” Sessions: My mini sessions are just that – MINI ! No huge stress and preparation, just honey short & sweet! As part of an official SPECIAL EDITION event, you’ll book a session window along with others doing the same. As a “Buzz By” tag-a-long session you…Read details
Ppppstttttt – Don’t forget to see my awesome *NEW* BONUS DEAL at the end of this babble – you get FREE MONEY! Most of you know I specialize in kids of ALL ages, and love being Lake Minnetonka area’s favorite senior photographer, too! I can’t believe I’m doing this, but wanna’ see MY senior…Read details
Newborn Photoshoot prep with Tracie Bea Photographie – Tips & Suggestions
Miss Eliza was such a pretty newborn, I was just smitten to see her come back to the studio for her milestone 6 month photo shoot. Such a sweet nature, and some VERY adorable little gold shoes, too!
The Big White Box is now IN my studio, and ready for some creative fun! Peek below for a few more ideas. My creative fee and finished wall art are ALL-INCLUSIVE for this type of session. What to do in The Big White Box? Cake smash, holiday outfits or costumes, sports themed, wigs…Read details
I love it when families come to me with a creative and fun photoshoot idea! Evidently the Grandma has a long history of deer in her family photos, so this year we one-upped this theme as a gift from Santa.
Printed large and proud on a beautiful big canvas, she laughed until she cried.
[ Lake Minnetonka’s favorite family photographer ] In-home lifestyle sessions – A day in your life (or even just an hour)
Let’s take a moment to chat about your family. You know, the ones you share your life with? That busy life you never seem to get a moment of rest in? Those kids…. you know the ones people like to remind you about the speed they grow up? (spoiler alert, it’s “fast.”) Let’s plan…Read details