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fine art wedding & family photographers serving door county, Green Bay, & Wisconsin's lakeshore

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We are hopeless romantics & lake lovers who find great joy in creating and documenting connection and beauty wherever we go.

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We're The Helgesons and we are so happy you're here. This blog is a journal about our lives, travels, and photography. Stay a while and say hello!

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Why a First Look is a Must-Have on Your Wedding Day: Insights from a Professional Wedding Photographer

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Wedding

As a wedding photographer, I have seen many couples choose to have a first look on their big day. Around 95% of our clients opt for this option. As someone who has been photographing weddings for over a decade, I believe a first look is a must-have on your wedding day and has become a […]

Wine Themed Wedding at The Paine Art Center & Gardens

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Wedding

Matt & Zach Oshkosh, Wisconsin Matt & Zach started their marriage on a beautiful autumn day in October with a wine themed wedding at The Paine Art Center & Gardens. The day started with the full wedding party getting ready at Zach’s Grandmother’s home in Kaukauna. Dar has an elegant home filled with class along […]

Doty Park Engagement in Neenah paired with a wine toast

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Engagement

Matt & Zach enjoyed an evening stroll through Doty Park while sipping wine and reminiscing Paris, during their Neenah Engagement Session.

Modern Family Farm Wedding in Denmark | Andrea & Phillip | Green Bay Wedding Photographer

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Andrea + Phillip Andrea and Phillip’s Denmark Modern Family Farm Wedding started with a few tears from Dad. During the emotional Father/Daughter first look and toasting with her bridesmaids to get the party started. It’s the Midwest, after all. There was a traditional Catholic Mass at St. Isidore the Farmer Catholic Church before heading to […]

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