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The Minneapolis Experience

At Venture Minneapolis you and your family will be treated like stars! Our award winning studio brings a unique style of photographic art to the Twin Cities. Our incredibly talented and high-energy photographers create amazing images that tell your story. When the images are combined with our hand-crafted frames from the UK they become a piece of artwork to cherish forever.

Come see what everyone is saying about the Minneapolis studio at Facebook.

We look forward to telling your story!


705 Mainstreet, Hopkins, MN 55343

Opening times

Monday - by appointment only

Tues - Fri - 9 - 7

Sat & Sun - 9-5

Evenings and weekends are appointment only


T: (952) 345-3391


The Gilbert Family

We thoroughly enjoyed the photo shoot, as well as, video session when choosing images. Popcorn and drinks are a great idea, will recommend! Thanks!

Meet your venture team

Jeremy – Style Director

With a unique east coast style and, sensibility his charming whit Jeremy can get anyone to smile. He has a BFA in photography and imaging from the Tisch school of the arts at NYU. When it comes to Venture, he loves the unique approach to a familiar subject matter, such as family photography. When Jeremy is not in the studio he loves traveling abroad and enjoys the food along the way.

Danny – Photographer

Danny’s passion for photography started at 19 when her grandmother placed a camera in her hands and asked her to shoot her first major event…bingo night.! She has a Bachelor’s in photography from U of M. Her favorite part about portraiture is the ability to capture the energy of a person in a split second. What she loves most about being a Venture photographer is experiencing the many ways a family is made and discovering the most dynamic ways to tell their story. Outside of the studio, Danny practices mixed martial arts and is learning electric bass.

Erik – Digital Artist

The quirky one of the bunch, Erik creates the visual artwork unique to the Venture experience. While this usually means he’s working out of sight, on the rare occasion you do get to see him he will be cracking a joke or saying hi to the animals (he’s a sucker for dogs). Plus you can be sure that if you need a cup of coffee in the morning Erik already has a pot brewing. In his spare time he loves going for a hike, walk or bike ride enjoying beautiful scenery along the way.

Kelly – Exhibition Manager

Kelly’s love for family and photography combined with her infectiously giggly personality makes her phenomenal at spreading the word about our unique studio experience. Sharing this passion is what she enjoys most about her work. Her team is very welcoming and friendly whether you are at a gala event or just hanging out at the mall. In her spare time she loves anything from cooking to sports, art and waking to the sound of her lovely children’s laughter throughout the house.

Rick – Design Consultant

Rick – Rick brings to the Venture team, over 25 years of experience in the photographic industry and a passion for photography and the brand, shown his dedication. He finds great joy in the creative aspect of photography, the connection with his subject and is always striving to improve his skill. Outside of work, his passion is spending time with his son in the outdoors, camping and hiking.

Tiffany – Photographer

A 4’9” bundle of creative energy Tiffany has an incredible passion for what she does. With her bubbly personality she always knows how to brighten up someone’s day. Prior to joining Venture she honed her skills over 11 years through studio portraiture and landscape photography. She enjoys getting to know her clients in order to provide a Grade A photographic experience and artwork that they love. In her spare time, she loves taking road trips to photograph the countries natural beauty.

Doug Dolliff – General Manager

When you see Doug in the studio, you’re likely to see his shadow next to him, Digger, his 8 yr old English Spaniel. When asked if he is a photographer, he answers “No, I can’t turn the camera on”! He brings his 30 years of business experience to the studio overseeing all aspects of the business. “We have an incredible team that is incredibly passionate about telling our clients’ stories”. Doug has two daughters and is very involved in their sports including skiing, cheerleading, and dance.