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    We are a wedding and life photography business based in the Twin Cities. To learn more about our approach and style please click on the type of photography you are looking for below. Also, check out our blog to see our most recent work. If you like what you see and or if you have questions we would love to chat with you. You can contact us by phone and or by clicking the contact tab above.


    Duke & Jera


    P.S. You will notice that the blog only goes back a year and a half due to our revamping our website summer of 2012. If you wish to see more of our work please click on the archive button that will take you to our old website in a new tab.

Taylor Senior ’15

Earlier this summer while scouting out a location for an upcoming wedding, I found this gem of a spot that would work perfect for a senior photo shoot.  So when Taylor’s mom contacted me about doing Taylor’s Senior Photos, she told me that he wanted cool location in the cities.  I new the perfect spot […]

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Gracie Turns 3

We had the privilege of photographing Gracie who turned three on her birthday.  We chose Lebanon Hills for her photo shoot.  It was exciting to photograph Gracie.  She is full of life and excitement.  We captured her doing her favorite activities.  She went running, playing ball, fishing,  blowing bubbles, and swimming.  In addition, we were […]

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Kareen Graduated!!!

They grow up so fast.  Our daughter graduated from the U of M this past May. We are so proud of her.  We can’t wait to see where the future takes her with her degree in Agriculture Marketing.  Some things never change in that we don’t like having our photo taken.

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The Jenneke Family

Met with the Jenneke family a little while back and did a combined photo session with Shannon brothers family and then did a combined family photo for a gift for Shannon mother.  We did a few family studio shots with a white background and then took advantage of the urban landscape.

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Jensen Family

  Met with the Jensen family down at the St Paul Farmers market district the past week to capture some family photos.  The Jensen’s combined a two hour photo session with Shane sister’s family.   Which I thought was a great idea and then they where able to get a family photo to share with […]

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Bethany & Gavin Wedding

This past summer we had the pleasure of flying to St Louis to photograph Gavin and Bethany wedding in the beautiful Soulard neighborhood of St Louis.  The wedding was at the church Gavin grew up attending and after the wedding we stopped at the farmers market to do some fun portraits before going on to […]

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