“Do not grow old, no matter how long you live.
Never cease to stand like curious children before the great mystery into which we were born.”
At ArtCafe Photography, you step into a world of wonder, where imagination takes shape, dreams come to life, and photos become works of art. If you share our love for imagination, fantasy, and the art of storytelling, you are in the right place.
If you seek to capture the fleeing magic of your dreams through timeless portraiture, we would love to meet you.
The Visionary, Photographer, and Artist
Behind ArtCafe Photography
Kerstin is an award-winning photographer known for her passion for storytelling, a touch of whimsy, and a sprinkle of magic. She is the driving force behind the fantastical portraits that come to life through her lens and artistic vision. With her camera as her wand and her creativity as her compass, Kerstin guides you on a journey to capture the magic that lies within your dreams.
With years of experience and a deep understanding of composition and digital artistry, she seamlessly blends the world of photography and digital painting.
The result? Breathtaking portraits that blur the line between reality and imagination, leaving you captivated and in awe.
Kerstin’s mission is to create more than just portraits; she seeks to awaken the childlike wonder within each client. Through her lens, she captures the children’s and adults’ fleeing dreams, transforming them into works of art that will be cherished for a lifetime. She loves to connect with people, foster a comfortable environment, and bring out the inner hero or heroine in anyone who enters the studio.
As someone who practices what she preaches, Kerstin dreams up adventures for herself and her family year-round. While you usually find her in jeans and a shirt, she loves to play dress-up and get into character.
It is essential for her to show the many adults who sigh, “I wish I could do something like this.” during their child’s session, there is no age limit to dream, imagine, and have a magical time.
Kerstin’s family made it a tradition years ago to create a Holiday fantasy scene every year and display them in their home. These portraits also make for the most anticipated Christmas cards in town!
When Kerstin isn’t bringing fairy tales to life, you may find her sipping a cup of coffee (or two!) or a glass of wine (red only!) in her studio or backyard, where creativity and inspiration flow freely. She keeps learning, practicing, and nurturing her imagination and continues to push the boundaries of what’s possible in the world of fantasy portraiture.
What will your challenge for her be?