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Levi and Blake | Minneapolis, St. Paul, Twin Cities Minnesota | Engagement Photographer Emily Charais Photography

Blake and Levi.

These traveled for a long time from Georgia to Minnesota, and their love stole my heart immediately.  A good friend recommended they contact me for their nature based engagement session, and it couldn’t have been a better pairing.  The result is such natural, lovely, fun portraits.  We photographed in a secluded location north of the Twin Cities in a place that is close to my heart personally.  Filled with birch trees and gorgeous neutral grasses, our location was perfection for these two.  The light, their wardrobe choices, and their willingness to be alive with each other made this a perfect engagement session!  The cutest part?  They brought along their puppy Veil for the session.  She is named Veil after a wedding veil because Levi used her to propose to Blake.  How precious is that?  Please enjoy!

Emily Charais Photography is a leading published boutique senior portrait photographer based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota.  Emily Charais provides photography on-location around the entire Minneapolis and St. Paul metro area including:  Minneapolis, St. Paul, Edina, Eden Prairie, Stillwater, Marine on St. Croix, Osseo, Jordan, Minnetonka, Oakdale, North St. Paul, Mahtomedi, Taylors Falls, Woodbury, Lake Elmo, Eagan, Maplewood, Hastings, Afton, Shoreview, Mounds View schools, Arden Hills, Roseville, Spring Lake Park, Maple Grove, and many more!  Emily’s style is classic yet bold, natural, and artistic.  Emily has a state of the art natural light studio in the beautiful neighborhood of North Loop Minneapolis as well, perfect for head shots and dance photography.

Emily Charais photography Specializes in:

Minneapolis and St. Paul Senior and Teen Portrait Photographer

Minneapolis and St. Paul Engagement Photographer

Minneapolis and St. Paul Family Portrait Photographer

Minneapolis and St. Paul Dance and Head Shot Portrait Photographer

Minneapolis and St. Paul Child Portrait Photographer


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Emily Charais is a professional portrait artist available for booking worldwide, but based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul Minnesota. She specializes in organic and relaxed Family and senior portraits. She also brings decades of ballet technique knowledge to her dance sessions, making her a unique asset to the Minneapolis dance community.

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