2016 Apostle Islands Sled Dog Race


Thank you so much to everyone who came out for my talk at the AISDR on Saturday night – it was a packed house, and I loved talking about my work with animals.  Here are a few of my favorites from the race on Saturday – you can see all of them (and order prints…

Better Pet Photos class registration is now open!


  Join me to learn about photographing black dogs, animals that ignore you, getting the best snout shots, capturing an animal’s best expression, and getting creative inside when the weather won’t cooperate. Class starts next Tuesday, February 2nd, and registration is now open.  Click here:  Online Pet Photography Class to register. This is not your…

Winter Family Session in Bayfield

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I recently was able to photograph a beautiful winter session in Bayfield for a anniversary party/family reunion.  The light was incredible, and the families were up for standing outside.  They even brought some furry friends to play.  So much fun! Contact ME! | Subscribe to Stonehouse Photography by Email

Bayfield at Night

Night time Bayfield in the winter

Walking through snowy Bayfield at night in the winter is my favorite place to be.  It is possibly the most quiet, peaceful, and beautiful place on earth.  You can hear the wind whipping through the trees and the lake making ice.  I headed out this evening and shot a few at ISO 2000 and then…

How to shoot comfortably in the cold

How to take photograph in the cold

My favorite season to shoot in is winter. Not only is the light gorgeous, but I mean it when I say the colder it is, the happier I am. I’ve been outside most of the winter since I was a kid – and there were a lot of 15 mile skis with my family when I was…

Annie & Kevin’s New Year’s Wedding in Duluth

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It’s a wedding post!  I know, unusual for me, but I actually do shoot weddings  :).  I have so many to catch up on blogging, so I decided to start the New year off right with my friends Annie and Kevin. If you saw Annie & Kevin’s engagement session, you will remember how much these…