Commercial Work

Bird Dog Photography Workshop at Pineridge Grouse Camp

Hunting dog photography workshop

As many of you know, hunting dogs in the field are some of my favorite subjects.  I’m partnering with Pineridge Grouse Camp this May for a one of a kind workshop.  Over 3 days we’ll do both sessions and instruction.  You get a private photography session with me, and I’ll teach how to take better photos…

2015 Apostle Islands Sled Dog Race

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The Apostle Islands Sled Dog Race is one of my favorite events up here. This past week I got to get some amazing photos of some very happy dogs – and mushers :).  You can see all of the photos here:  AISDR 2015 Photos (btw – you are a musher and would like a free file…

Wassail in Black & White

Rittenhouse Wassail

The Old Rittenhouse Inn in Bayfield has a beautiful holiday tradition – Wassail Dinner Concerts. The whole Inn is decorated for the holidays.  It is absolutely gorgeous, and the food is incredible. I was there earlier this weekend for a shoot, and I decided to edit these particular ones in black & white in Lightroom.…

Storytelling – Candle Makers on Madeline Island

Madeline Island Candles

I don’t only do dog photography – I also do commercial editorial and storytelling photography (you can see some of it on my commercial website). I geek out at how things are made, and my shoot at Madeline Island Candle Company was no exception.  My photography was recently featured on their blog – check it…

Eloping on Lake Superior

Dog in a wedding

Last week I had the honor of shooting Nori & Trevor’s beautiful Lake Superior elopement. Their very handsome canine companion Edison served as ring dog/dog of honor/best dog, and Nori’s dad served as the officiant.  Nori and Trevor stood on the shore of the lake at Bayview Beach with their families circled around them. Congratulations…

AppleFest Engagement!

AppleFest Engagement

Last weekend was AppleFest in beautiful Bayfield!  I had arranged to sit on a float to do my usual “photos of the crowd” for the parade, but the morning of the parade, Joe sent me a message telling me he had big plans for Emily that day.  He had talked to the fire department and…

Yoga on the Beautiful Madeline Island Cliffs

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Yesterday I headed over to blustery Madeline Island for Madeline Island Yoga Retreat’s Fall Yoga & Wellness Retreat. I usually lead a hike one afternoon for each of the retreats through out the summer & fall, but yesterday was a little different.  It was about 45 degrees and blowing 25 mph out of the north,…

Fish Camp with WI Women Fish

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This past weekend I was invited to speak at WI Women Fish‘s Annual Fish Camp about the past few years, some of my favorite sessions, and a few photo tips.  I enjoyed it so much – it was an amazing group of women who share a love of the outdoors and being out on the…

Gales of September?!

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Yeah – it seems like it may be a bit early for this type of storm, but since I am a weather geek who enjoys getting her camera doused with water, I’m totally ok with it!  Also – I’m pretty sure my favorite photo here is the one with the canoe. Ha! I got some…