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
Medina Entertainment Center Wedding_Erica Johanna Photography

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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

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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

Barn on Southridge Wedding_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

Hansen Tree Farm Engagement Session_Erica Johanna Photography

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Sarah & Bob December 2021 After meeting through friends at a party, Sarah and Bob both felt something extremely special. So since the partying theme worked well for them, they decided to go to a Super Bowl party for their first date! And they hit it off! They soon learned they had so many similar […]

Hansen Tree Farm Engagement Session

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The P Family Winter 2021 In the winter in Minnesota, one of the best places to get your family portraits done is a Christmas tree farm! One of my favorites to go to is the Hansen Tree Farm featured here with the P family! Even before any snow has fallen, the farm is an absolutely […]

Christmas Tree Farm Family Portraits

Christmas Tree Farm Family Portraits_Erica Johanna Photography

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The M Family Fall 2021 For the M Family’s portraits, we had an absolutely perfect fall day at the Thomas Lake Park in Eagan, Minnesota! We had a blast playing in the leaves, running through the sunshine, and I’m absolutely loving all of the images! This was my second time working with the M family […]

Fall Thomas Lake Park Family Portraits