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Natalie Champa Jennings Photography and a face project's Jessica in Minneapolis

A Face Project: Episode 3

A Face Project is my new personal work-in-progress. A little online magazine-meets-podcast-meets-blog that involves theView full post »

a face project episode three jessica get a tattoo

A personal project

This is Jessica. She’s part of the soon-to-be-released third episode from A Face Project. I wanted toView full post »

Introducing A Face Project

A Face Project was born of the timeless idea that everyone has a story to tell. Our hope is to build a collection ofView full post »

Newborn Jonah with hat

Baby Jonah

Baby Jonah arrived this year. He’s pretty adorable. I could keep going about how cute he is but I’llView full post »

Portrait at Antiquity Rose in Excelsior of my husband and mother

Antiquity Rose

If you’re familiar with Excelsior, MN then you’ve probably spent a little time at AntiquityView full post »

Mexico destination wedding on the beach with tilt shift lens black and white


More soon. Couldn’t resist.  View full post »

Minneapolis autumn wedding | Jen + Phil

There’s nothing quite like an outdoor wedding, especially in Minneapolis, Minnesota during the fall. Reds,View full post »

Sioux Falls Wedding {Tabitha + Sean}

Epic. That would be a great way to describe Tabitha and Sean’s Sioux Falls, SD wedding in October.View full post »

Minnesota is not a destination wedding or vacation spot, right? Depends.

Not a vacation destination?

I’m throwing everyone’s warm winter vacation status updates in a corner, covering them with my wetView full post »

Flower girl steals the camera for this wedding photo at the Wilds in Minnesota.

Flower girl steals the show.

This photograph doesn’t really need much of an intro, eh? I will say it’s part of a largerView full post »

Weisman Art Museum Minneapolis | Wedding Photography | Natalie Champa Jennings

Aly + Dave

Aly & Dave got married in Minneapolis. Not only that, but we hit McNamara for the ceremony & theView full post »

Lake Hiawatha, kiddos, and the fall

If you’re like me, you might be missing the not-so-frigid weather that carried us up to the holiday seasonView full post »

2012: a collection

It’s easy to overwhelm yourself trying to piece together an entire year. Especially one so dynamic &View full post »

Minneapolis winter wedding {Rachael + Acek}

A holiday wedding for the holidays. Rachael and Acek decided to have a simple, elegant holiday wedding inView full post »

Prior Lake outdoor family photography

Just before the snow fell: a Minnesota portrait session

Now that it’s cold, snowy, and white here in Minnesota, I thought I’d uncover an autumn photo session toView full post »

Cape Neddick, Maine, Clay Hill Farms Wedding Photography

Cape Neddick, Maine {Molly + Scott}

This incredible Cape Neddick, Maine wedding was extra special for me, and challenging, since I was in it. IView full post »

Thanksgiving and Family

Millions of families are celebrating Thanksgiving today by taking time to be together, sharing a meal, talking,View full post »

folio Natalie Champa Jennings Photography

Photo folios: where have all the photos gone?

Stellar print quality…this is something I’m taking on as a truly important part of myView full post »

Chase and mom

Baby Chase in Woodbury

It wasn’t that long ago when I took these portraits of Chase, and now look at him here! He’s getting soView full post »

Baby portraits in Minneapolis

Breyan at Theo Wirth Park

Sometimes all I can think to say about family sessions like this one is: oh, the cuteness. I realize I say this often,View full post »

I heart you graffiti St. Anthony Main and Stone Arch Bridge Minneapolis

Turtle Fountain Nuptials | Minneapolis Wedding {Andrea + Rodrigo}

There’s nothing like a perfect summer day in Minneapolis for a wedding, especially when you’reView full post »

Bride to be and her admirers at Metropolitan Ballroom Minneapolis

Metropolitan Ballroom Minneapolis | A pre-wedding celebration

The average wedding is no longer just a one day celebration. One of the most exciting evenings is the wedding rehearsalView full post »

Lake Minnetonka's famous Minnehaha Steamer

Big Island on Lake Minnetonka: a little photo adventure with friends

If you’re familiar with Excelsior, Minnesota–my hometown–then you’ve certainly heard of LakeView full post »

Chanhassen toys kid photography

Backyard family photos in Chanhassen, Minnesota

It’s family picture season! No better time to get those perfect snaps for holiday cards…I know,View full post »

Baby Jackson portrait outside with flowers in foreground

Baby Jackson | Saint Paul Baby Photography

Sometimes the best place for baby pictures is just hanging out at home. Baby is comfortable. You, Mom or Dad,View full post »

Theo Wirth Golf Course Wedding Kiss in Minneapolis with a vintage style

Theo Wirth Wedding Kiss | Andrea + Rodrigo

A kiss in Theo Wirth Park. The full post of this wedding in Minneapolis will be ready to post soon, but I reallyView full post »