Minneapolis Newborn Photographer


Minnesota Family Photography Blog

Welcome to my photo journal! This is my space where I get to say a little something about the photos I take and share helpful tips to consider when preparing for your family photos. A helpful resource for you as you prepare for a photo session with your family. Providing you with session stories and tips that will help walk you through the memory capturing process.


If you've never had a photographer in your home, an in-home photo shoot can be a bit daunting. You may be asking yourself questions like: Will it be awkward? What should I wear? And does my house have to be magazine worthy? This post has some tips to help you know what too expect and prepare for your in-home family photos, like suggestions for simple activities to plan.

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i'm kara

Looking for a Newborn Photographer near Minneapolis?

I'm your Maple Grove Newborn & Family Photographer. Based in Maple Grove, MN and servicing the Twin Cities metro, Kara Joy Photography is a natural light lifestyle & documentary style photographer who specializes in newborn & family photography. Kara Joy Photography is known for capturing raw emotion & authentic expressions through a laid back approach. My unforced images have a glaze that is natural yet polished. The cherry on top? A quick turnaround time.

If you're on the hunt for a Newborn & Family Photographer, I'd love to chat with you and answer any questions you may have! Click the link below to send me a message or you can shoot me an email at karajoyphoto@gmail.com.