I photograph weddings around the US but my home is Minnesota. While I specialize in weddings and engagements, I also love shooting senior portraits! I'm so excited you're here and for you to take a look around the blog! 

Hi, I'm Erica

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Allie & Dray June 2022 Allie and Dray both love doing outdoorsy things and they also both work in natural resources. They love all things to do with nature and are big supporters of sustainability. So when it came time to plan their wedding, they wanted to plan a wedding that supported those efforts. They […]

McColl Pond Summer Wedding

McColl Pond Environmental Learning Center Wedding_Erica Johanna Photography
The Clearing MN Wedding_Erica Johanna Photography

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Toria & Jordan June 2022 Toria and Jordan are two of the sweetest people you will ever meet. They are both extremely thoughtful and their best traits are brought out when they are with each other. In a marriage, love and support is essential from family and friends and these two have an incredible support […]

The Clearing Wedding

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Julie & John June 2022 Throughout high school, Julie and John were friends and had a lot of similar interests. They both enjoy trying new foods, going out to the movies, and doing anything outside. Then, when they were on a church mission trip in Arizona together, they felt a spark. It was during that […]

Golden Prairie Engagement Session

Golden Prairie engagement session _Erica Johanna Photography
Lovely Eagan Community Center Wedding_Erica Johanna Photography

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Emily & Nick June 2022 In 2nd grade, Emily wrote in her diary about a huge crush she had on this boy at school. They had been going to school together since preschool and Emily developed a crush soon after meeting him! They even rode on the same bus together! While in those early years […]

Lovely Eagan Community Center Wedding

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Megan & Tyler Prior to their first date, nerves were running high for both Megan and Tyler. But as they sat down at Tyler’s favorite restaurant, talking with each other started to come easy and they ended up chatting for over 3 hours! With feeling something special, they made plans for their second date that […]

Medina Entertainment Center Wedding

Medina Entertainment Center Wedding_Erica Johanna Photography
Barn on Southridge Wedding_Erica Johanna Photography

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Haley & Nick Throughout their time of dating, Haley had been impossible to surprise but Nick was determined to surprise her! He planned everything out to propose for Haley perfectly. He asked a few of her friends to help hang up photos and decorate their house. When Haley came home from work, she was completely […]

Barn on Southridge Spring Wedding

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Olivia & Allen May 2022 It was a Friday afternoon and Allen had gotten home after a long, not so great day. In the process of the day, he was reflecting on his life and his relationship with Olivia. So he decided to write her a letter. When he got home, Allen explained to Olivia […]

Minnesota Prairie Engagement Session

Olivia & Allen_Erica Johanna Photography
Minneapolis Graduation Portraits_Erica Johanna Photography

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Haylee College Graduate 2022 Growing up, Haylee often heard her parents and grandparents talk about wanting to go to college. Her grandpa would show cattle at the Minnesota State Fair every year and would drive by Hamline University. Every time he drove by, he thought about his dream to go to law school there, but […]

Minneapolis Graduation Portraits

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Angelina Class of 2022 At 8 years old, Angelina started dancing and immediately she was in love. Dancing allowed her to be unique and dive into her artsy aesthetic. Then in middle school, she started Ballet and knew she was where she belonged. Through ballet, she was able to focus on technique and form and […]

Downtown Saint Paul Senior Portraits

Winter Amery Wisconsin Wedding

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Annie & Steven January 2022 On a wonderful winter day, Steven and Annie took a trip up to Duluth. After a lovely meal out to eat, they went to go to see the amazing lights at Bentleyville. While enjoying the spectacular views, Steven knew this was the moment to ask Annie one of the most […]

Winter Amery Wisconsin Wedding