Laurels
Best Portrait
Photographers in
Minneapolis
2017

Why These Portrait Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored portrait photographers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best portrait photographers in Minneapolis, MN.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Alex Carroll Photography

Alex Carroll Photography is a Saint Paul photography studio that specializes in wedding and event photography. Alex provides all day wedding photography coverage services as well as complimentary engagement photography sessions for all wedding photography service clients. He also provides custom printed DVDs with cases as well as albums for wedding clients. In addition to wedding and event photography services, Alex also provides portrait photography services for families and high school seniors in studio, outdoors, and on location.

Saint Paul, MN(651) 283-4688

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Beautiful Era Photography

Beautiful Era Photography is a Saint Paul photography studio that is owned and operated by sisters Brittany Laeger and Christianna Dengerud. The photographers have nearly a decade of photography experience and provide photography services for weddings and engagements, families, high school senior portraits, concerts and events, children, design, and pets. Beautiful Era Photography is involved in community outreach and donates 10% of all session fees and portrait orders to a charity each month.

Saint Paul, MN(612) 801-6706

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Benjamin Keller Photography

Benjamin Keller Photography is a Fridley photography studio. Photographer Benjamin Keller provides photography services throughout St. Paul, Maple Grove, Fridley, and the greater Minneapolis area. His work has been published in numerous popular wedding magazines and websites. The studio provides wedding and engagement photography services as well as portrait photography services for newborns, high school and college graduations, children and families, and other special occasions.

Fridley, MN(763) 528-1432

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Brett Dorrian Artistry Studios

Brett Dorian Artistry Studios is a Minneapolis photography studio. Brett founded the studio in 2008 and has worked in media artistry since 2000. She is also trained in media makeup, studio hairstyling, airbrush, and character/light special effects. Brett offers various photography services such as lifestyle photography, business headshots and portraits, marketing collateral photography, and more. She also provides hair and makeup services as well as lessons and workshops.

Minneapolis, MN(651) 253-7582

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Jacqueline Blake Photography

Jacqueline Blake Photography is a Ham Lake photography studio that specializes in portrait photography services. The studio provides portrait photography services for newborns, children, babies, families, high school seniors, and more. Photography services include outfit changes, shoots in multiple locations, and props. All of the studio’s portrait photography sessions include edited color and black and white images delivered through digital download. In addition to a full range of photography services, Jacqueline Blake Photography also provides web design, digital marketing, and graphic design services.

Ham Lake, MN(763) 478-7716

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Jeff Loves Jessica

Jeff Loves Jessica is a Minneapolis photography studio that was founded in 2009 by the husband and wife team of Jeff and Jessica. The studio’s work has been published in magazines such as The Knot, Minnesota Bride, Wisconsin Bride, and more. Jeff Loves Jessica specializes in wedding and engagement photography. The studio also provides portrait photography services for children and families. Jeff Loves Jessica offers a wide range of products such as mini books, prints, and canvases.

Minneapolis, MN(952) 452-4471

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Jessica Smith Photography

Jessica Smith Photography is a Minneapolis photography studio that specializes in wedding and portrait photography. Jessica uses a photography style with natural lighting and provides photography services for both weddings and engagements. She also provides portrait photography services for newborns, families and children, high school seniors, maternity, and milestones. Jessica offers various products such as prints, canvases, and albums.

Minneapolis, MN(612) 483-2123

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K Solberg Photography

K Solberg Photography is a Saint Paul photography studio that is owned and operated by photographer Kirsten Solberg. Kirsten has been a professional photographer since 2011 and specializes in wedding photography and environmental portraiture. She provides several wedding and engagement photography service packages as well as services for destination weddings and other events. Kirsten also provides portrait and lifestyle photography services for families and high school seniors.

Saint Paul, MN(651) 308-9524

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Kay Michael Photo & Video

Kay Michael Photo & Video is a Minneapolis photography studio that has been in business for over 10 years. The studio specializes in wedding photography and videography services including wedding highlight videos and full edits of wedding days. Kay Michael Photo & Video also provides photography services for performances and other events. In addition to wedding and event photography services, the studio offers professional portrait and headshot photography services for families, high school seniors, and more.

Minneapolis, MN(612) 750-7722

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Laine Torres Photography

Laine Torres is an internationally-known full service photographer serving the Twin Cities Metro Area. She works with families and high school seniors helping them with what to wear, how to pose, and what to do with the photos once the session is done. A member of Professional Photographers of America, she also specializes in capturing headshots for successful businesses, coming to them with a mobile studio that includes professional lights and different backgrounds. With standards based on excellence, Laine focuses on delivering beautiful photography and top customer service.

Andover, MN(763) 218-7484

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Minneapolis Headshots

Minneapolis Headshots is an Eden Prairie photography studio that is owned and operated by photographer Sarah Pierce. Sarah is a member of the Professional Photographers of America and specializes in professional portrait and headshot photography. Minneapolis Headshots operates a full service main studio as well as a second mini studio in downtown Minneapolis. The studio provides three different levels of portrait and headshot photography services, as well as optional professional makeup application services.

Eden Prairie, MN(612) 234-2714

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Nancy Hauck

Nancy Hauck is a Saint Paul photographer who has over 30 years of experience in the industry. She has extensive experience working on location, documentary, and street photography in Tokyo, Amsterdam, Moscow, and the Dominican Republic, as well as throughout the United States. Nancy specializes in photography services for portraits, as well as corporate, acting, and modeling headshots on location or in studio.

Saint Paul, MN(651) 276-1111

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Phoenix Memories

Phoenix Memories is a Lakeville photography studio that is owned and operated by photographer MJ Johnson. MJ has over 20 years of photography experience and has shot over 500 weddings and numerous commercial projects. The studio provides a full range of photography services including wedding and engagement photography, event photography, videography, and boudoir photography. Phoenix Memories also provides portrait and professional headshot photography services. The studio also has professional hair and makeup artists on staff.

Lakeville, MN(763) 639-6779

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SMHerrick Photography

SMHerrick Photography is an Eden Prairie photography studio that has been in business since 2001. The studio specializes in professional portrait photography for high school seniors, families, children, and business portraits. SMHerrick Photography also provides wedding and engagement photography services as well as architectural and interior design photography. The studio offers various other services and products such as complete portrait printing, custom framing, albums and books, and fine art canvases and murals.

Eden Prairie, MN(952) 452-4044

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Steve Rouch Photography

Steve Rouch Photography is a Woodbury photography studio that has been in business since 1971. Steve is a Master Photographer and has had his work displayed at the Epcot Center in Disney World. He specializes in wedding and engagement photography and has shot over 2,000 weddings throughout his career. In addition to wedding and engagement photography, Steve provides portrait photography services for babies and children, families, high school seniors, fashion, maternity, pets, and boudoir. The studio has also regularly donated to St. Jude’s Hospital for Children for over 20 years.

Woodbury, MN(651) 644-2184

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Summer Street Photography

Summer Street Photography is a Saint Paul photography studio that is operated by a team of four photographers with years of experience. The studio’s photography team provides photography services throughout the Northeastern United States as well as the Midwest. Summer Street Photography provides photography services for weddings as well as portrait photography services for engagements, headshots, high school seniors, families, pets, babies, and maternity. The studio also offers various products such as prints and professional wedding albums with leather, fabric, and photo covers.

Saint Paul, MN(612) 314-5747

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Tom Dunn Photography

Tom Dunn Photography is a Saint Paul photography studio that provides photography services throughout Minneapolis and Saint Paul as well as western Wisconsin. Tom is currently the President of the St. Paul Art Collective. He specializes in photography services for commercial and business product branding, portrait photography services, product images, and photography for interior and exterior architecture. Tom also provides images for websites, brochures, business cards, promotional marketing materials, and social networking.

Saint Paul, MN(651) 368-2047

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