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Hi, I'm Nikki! I'm so happy you're here! Nicole Hollenkamp Photography is a Qualified Milaca, Minnesota-based Maternity and Newborn Photographer, dedicated to celebrating motherhood, family, and of course, love!

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7 Reasons to document your pregnancy

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You’re counting down the days until your little one arrives! Depending on how you feel at this stage of your pregnancy, you may be unsure about whether you want to invest time and money into professional maternity photos. Maybe you’re self-conscious about the way your body looks or maybe you’re just not sure about the […]

Newborn and Sibling Photography

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For your family photo session, you’ll want to create moments with your family that will last a lifetime. But as you know, kids have their own wild series of moods they can get into, especially when they’re in a new situation. Here are some tips to keep the little ones smiling during your session! Eat […]

Newborn Photographer - Studio Move in Sale

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I have always loved Newborn Photography. Even way back when I first started this journey, Newborns are what I fell in love with all those years ago. I am so thankful for all of the families that have invited me in to help them remember their happy moments along the way. I am so excited […]

Outfit Planning

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When planning your outfits for a family portrait or newborn session it’s good to keep in mind that complementary colors are pleasing to the eye. Coordinating ~ Not Matching Another thing to keep in mind is to allow different patterns and textures in the clothing throughout your family’s outfits. It is very possible to match […]

Easter Babies

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The Process: How We Work with You and Your Baby The level of control you want Taking full service to new levels: If you are like most moms you are not going to have time or energy to make everyone look amazing for your photos. Most moms will do their makeup and gently curl their […]

Neva | Newborn Girl

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How We Work: I start planning for your newborn shoot way before your little one arrives because we can’t always tell exactly when they’ll be born. Sometimes it’s later or they could decide to arrive a little earlier. I also understand that you’ll need some time to rest after the birth of your baby, so […]

How should I prepare for my newborn session?

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Planning a newborn photo session? Here are our five most frequently asked questions—and tips for your newborn photo session. Get ready for the cutest pictures ever! 1. What Should Baby Wear? Unless there is a sentimental or special outfit, don’t worry about how baby is dressed. A simple onesie or diaper (if you want those […]

Newborn Photography Common Questions Client's Ask their photographer

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Children grow up so fast, and having photos of your little ones at their smallest and newest can help you remember years later how tiny they truly were.   As you’re preparing to welcome a new addition into your family, consider booking a newborn photo shoot to capture this wonderful moment in your life. And […]

Newborn Posing

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Posing and Your Newborn Session Posing is one of the most critical aspects of newborn photography. Many newer photographers are not aware that posing an infant requires extra care and handling. We know that your baby’s neck and body are not fully developed and have a lot of experience in handling newborn babies. Your precious […]

Plannning your maternity session

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During pregnancy, you can sometimes feel like the farthest thing from glamorous, but maternity photos offer you a chance to feel stunning again for a day and get images you’ll cherish for years to come. Pregnancy is a huge milestone in your life and one that deserves to be captured and remembered. Feeling like a […]

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