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    Believe it or not but,
    Professional Photography Isn’t Expensive...
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    ...It’s Priceless!
    Memories to last a life time.
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    Welcome to
    Photographic Keepsakes
    For Your Professional Photography Needs.
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    it's your turn!
    Why Put it off any Longer?

Welcome to Photographic Keepsakes Inc.

We are a family owned and operated business. Dedicated to leadership in the photography industry to better serve your needs.

We specialize in Portrait and Dance School Photography.

Photographic Keepsakes, has been specializing in professional portrait photography in South Central Minnesota for 27 years. Photographing 1000's of people each year, at our photography studio and on location. Ranging from high school seniors, families, children, weddings, business portraits, school pictures, commercial photography, not to mention dance schools in five states. Photographic Keepsake's work can be found in homes all over Minnesota and the United States. We combine our professional experience and photographic knowledge with today's technology to create lasting images that you will love for generations to come.

Professional photography is considered both an art and a science. We are dedicated to our ongoing education in the latest professional photography equipment, digital technology, posing and portrait lighting techniques. Utilizing the latest in traditional and contemporary backgrounds, Photographic Keepsakes is your first choice in professional photography your the prefect portrait.


Although we specialize in garage floors coatings, our floor finishes can be used in a verity of location:

Dance Schools

Photographic Keepsakes has been specializing in dance school photography in Illinois, Iowa, South Dakota, Minnesota, and Wisconsin for 27 years. Photographing 1000's of dancers each year. We combine our professional experience and photographic knowledge with today's technology to create lasting images that you and your dancers will love for generations to come. If you desire the best in professional dance photography, the Photographic Keepsakes team will help you do just that.


Where "good enough" is never good enough. Your senior portraits are among the most important set of images you'll ever have taken. You should never have to settle for photos that are just "good enough," Karl, the photographer has been creating great senior portraits for over 27 years. He knows how to make even the most camera-shy, nervous person to feel relaxed and comfortable. Our bottom line for your senior portraits is simple: You want to look great, have fun and feel comfortable during your session.

business portraits

Your business portrait represents you and your company. You can't represent your business or profession with an outdated or unprofessional image of yourself. Make a lasting impression with an image that conveys the friendliness, warmth, and professional trust you bring to your work. A good business portrait is a necessity, not a luxury.


Portrait, by definition, should portray. It should go beyond showing just a view of a face to reveal the soul of a person. Anyone with a camera can take a picture, but it takes a special degree of sensitivity to create an image that stirs the emotion of the viewer. This is the goal I have for everyone who sits before my camera—to bring out the inner beauty and personality of each of us.


Showrooms are just that. Whether it’s a sales floor or your privet collection of treasures. Let’s showoff your stuff on a durable, easy cleaning floor.

Copy & Restoration

Images crafted for your business in mind. Whether it's a small photo shoot at our studio, aerial photography, or at your location. We are here to create the images with credibility, consistency and creativity for you.