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Thank you for a great year!

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Thank you to everyone for a great year in 2015! The past year brought many exciting photo shoots from hanging out of a helicopter during aerial projects to peacefully sitting along river banks in the Black Hills for senior photographs. Through the past year, I was very fortunate to continue taking photos of my passions but also expanding to new techniques and ideas to make sure each and every client receives exactly what they want. With 2016 starting off strong, please feel free to contact me to schedule your Senior Portraits, Aerial...

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Wounded Knee, South Dakota Photography

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I traveled to Wounded Knee South Dakota last Tuesday on a photo assignment. I took a friend of mine along, who had never been there before. As I was photographing the area a young man came up to visit and shared some very interesting stories of Lakota indian history and culture. I totally enjoyed listing to this young man who obviously had been handed down stories and had studied much history of his Lakota heritage. Thank You Zintkala Wicasa for sharing with us on that beautiful...

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Photographing High School Seniors in Rapid City

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These are a few senior photos I recently shot in the studio this week and out on location in October near Silver City. Chase is a senior at Rapid City Central High School and has done some modeling. Fun stuff! confident young man who is  wonderful to photograph.

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Rapid City High School Senior Photos – Winter

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I’ve been photographing a few high school seniors in the last month, It’s been fun, and sometimes challenging with the changing weather. Those clear sunny days aren’t always the “perfect” time to shoot. Dramatic clouds and fronts arriving can help create  very cool photos. These few photos were captured in the Black Hills from Spearfish South Dakota to around Pactola Lake and Silver City South Dakota.

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Holiday Family Photos in Rapid City

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The Holidays are a very important time of year for many people and sending a photo of your beautiful family to relatives is a yearly tradition.  Whether you’re sending a postcard or a long letter about the past year, contact me to set up your holiday photo appointment. A photo near Mount Rushmore, Canyon Lake, Spearfish Canyon on the river, or right in your backyard – I truly enjoy taking Holiday Family Photos as that is exactly what the Holidays are about. Spending time with our loved ones and enjoying every minute of it. Let me...

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Autumn Senior Portraits in Rapid City, SD

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Autumn is in full swing around the Rapid City area and now is the time to book your senior photo session. The leaves are turning and should have a couple weeks left of good color! Don’t wait much longer as the leaves will continue to drop and the best colors will be hard to find. Here are a few images of some recent seniors.  Just give me a call and we can schedule your...

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Fall Photography in the Black Hills

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With the summer season winding down and Autumn just around the corner; I find myself getting excited to see the leaves changing colors, feeling the cool breeze at night, and the chance of snow in the higher elevations. Fall photography here in the Black Hills of South Dakota is an exciting time of year! With Spearfish Canyon being a very popular area in the fall, many people forget about the hidden gems of the Black Hills for fall photography. Vanocker Canyon, Needles Highway, Custer State Park, Deerfield Lake area, and simply cruising Hwy...

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Motorcycle Photography in Rapid City, SD

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Living just miles away from the largest Motorcycle Rally in the world, I truly enjoy having the opportunity to take photographs of motorcycles. From custom ground up choppers to factory assembled Victory or Harley Davidsons, they are all unique and beautiful.   Whether you’re located in Rapid City, Sturgis, Hot Springs, or Gillette – always feel free to contact me for your motorcycle photography needs. I’ve taken photographs for promotional and advertising materials to photos for a man cave. Many motorcycles are a person’s prize...

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Photography around Spearfish, SD

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Spearfish, SD has an abundant of areas to take photographs. With Spearfish Canyon, Bridal Falls, Devil’s Bathtub, Crow Peak, and a few others – the area can be a photographers dream. Whether you’re looking to go a little extreme and try Rock Climbing Photography in the canyon, connect with Black Hills State and shoot photos with their sports teams, find a few people fly-fishing, or take it back a notch and take family photographs, the Spearfish, SD area will not disappoint you! Being from Rapid City, I’ve had the opportunity to do quite a few...

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Product Photography in Rapid City, SD

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For over 20+ years, I’ve had the opportunity to photograph many different types of products here in the Rapid City, SD area. From jewelry to architecture I have the knowledge and equipment to take your product photography to a level that your competition will be envy of! Just as in all forms of photography, taking photos of products isn’t just a quick snapshot. Setting up the correct lighting, finding the perfect balance of whites, colors, shadows, & highlights to getting the greatest angle is all key when creating images that are use to...

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