Ben & Vanessa’s Wedding – St Peter’s & Goegleins

Here are some quick little previews of some of my favorite shots from Ben and Vanessa’s wedding yesterday. The wedding was at St Peter’s Lutheran Church and the reception was at Goeglein’s. Hair by the Duce Hair Designing Team in New Haven. Makeup by MAC at Macy’s in Fort Wayne.


50% Off Great, Big Prints! One Week Only

Take 50% off a gallery-wrapped canvas print, 24×24 or larger!

That’s right…Buy as BIG as you want! It’s a great opportunity to purchase large canvases to decorate your home!

This temporary state of canvas mania will take place between Monday August 31st and Monday September 7th.

To purchase, go to your proof gallery at and use promo code 50FRENZY during the checkout process.

*Warning: Our 50% off Canvas Frenzy Sale may result in a high level of excitement and abnormal behavior.

Celebrate Your Family by Helping a Child During Family Portrait Month

What better way to celebrate your family than by helping a child!

In celebration of Family Portrait Month, October 2009, we’re donating $25 from ALL family session fees to PPA Charities to benefit Operation Smile.

Help us bring hope to the families of children suffering from cleft lips, cleft palates and other facial deformities.

Call 260.402.3887 now. Appointments limited! And, for all portrait sessions during the month of October, we have a LOT of great deals on packages – plus, EVERY MONDAY in OCTOBER, family portrait session fees are 1/2 off between 10am and 7pm. All portrait sessions include:

  • up to 2 hours of photography with Lesa Van Meter in the outdoor location(s) of your choice
  • unlimited photos taken during allotted time
  • all time to crop, color correct and add special effects to photos
  • online proofing gallery for 3 months
  • 5×5 flush mount album with 20 of your favorite images

Also, exclusively for Family Portrait Month participants, we are offering HUGE discounts and 2-for-1 specials on prints! PLUS, digital negatives for Family Portrait Month participants are just $20 each or $99 for ALL images from the October session!

Contact Lesa TODAY at 260.402.3887 to reserve your portrait session before they all fill up!

Class of 2011 High School Models Wanted in Fort Wayne

Getting ready to start your junior year in high school this fall? Do you live in Fort Wayne, Indiana? Then we are looking for YOU!!!

If you think that you would enjoy being a part of the Shadowlands Photography Modeling Experience please fill out an application and send it back to us with a recent snapshot! Apply today for this exciting modeling opportunity. If you are selected as one of our models, you will also be able to earn FREE prints from your modeling session.

  1. Download and complete the model application at
  2. Find a recent photo or snapshot of yourself
  3. E-mail your application and photo to with Subject “Class of 2011 model application”

Kaitlyn’s Senior Pictures

Kaitlyn was SO much fun to work with for her senior pictures. She is totally adorable and was very willing to be creative and explore fun locations for her photo shoot throughout the city of Fort Wayne, Indiana. Kaitlyn will be a senior this year at Northrop High School, part of the class of 2010.

Isn’t she gorgeous?! Kaitlyn will have discount cards for you if you are interested in having Shadowlands Photography do your senior pictures.

Also, comment on Kaitlyn’s photos! For each set of 15 blog comments she gets on this blog posting she gets a FREE 8×10.

Also, definitely let me know if Kaitlyn sent you my way so you can cash in on some great deals.

Are you a friend of Kaitlyn’s? Her pics can be purchased from Contact her for the login info.