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Sophie {Twin Cities, Minneapolis, St. Paul Minnesota} Senior Portrait Photographer Emily Charais Photography

What do you get when you combine perfect light, a great empty location, a gorgeous senior, a best friend, a mom, two brothers and grandma?  Well, you get Sophie’s fabulous senior session…and let me tell you, it was FUN!  Sophie is a wonderfully intelligent girl from Mahtomedi High School.  She is on the debate team, and is  a very well spoken, confident girl.  I don’t know which came first, debate or being so well-put-together, but probably doesn’t matter.  It’s just awesome.  We had our regular session in Minneapolis on such a pretty night, with a sunset that was like fire!  We did a ton of walking, some climbing, and Sophie jumped in a fountain.  She’s my kind of girl, and I hope you truly enjoy her session because it is stunning!

Emily Charais Photography is a leading portrait art photography studio based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul Minnesota, with a beautiful state of the art natural light studio in North Loop Minneapolis, and a satellite location in Marine on St. Croix, just ten minutes north of Stillwater Minnesota.  Emily provides on-location photography sessions for senior portraits, as well as family, child, maternity, and engagement sessions throughout the entire twin cities metro.  Emily also has a studio conveniently located in the North Loop Neighborhood in Minneapolis that features natural light and studio light, and easy access to parking parking.  Emily’s studio is a perfect place to provide hair and make up services for clients before their sessions, a warm relaxed environment for head shots, family and child sessions, seniors, and dance photography.  Whether you choose an on-location session, a studio session, or a mix of the two, Emily will provide you with a session that represents who you are.  Emily approaches her sessions organically, with light posing, minimal props, and an editorial feel.  Emily’s clients note that they love the artistic qualities, with a classic look, and real relaxed expressions.

Emily Charais is also available for travel worldwide and commercial photography work, particularly child clothing and accessories, including styling.  Please contact me for specific travel and commercial photography fees.

Pricing information can be found HERE

Senior portrait photography portfolio can be found HERE

Family, child, and maternity photography portfolio can be found HERE

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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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