The Photographers behind Väter Photo:


Joshua is a very passionate individual when it comes to his work. He has been handling cameras since he was just 7 years old, and has been in love with the medium of photography ever since. Over the years he worked in many different career fields, from healthcare to business management, until finally realizing that photography was his true calling. In 2017 he started a small photography business that has taken him all over the United States as well as Mexico. With ample experience in many different genres of photography, he has taken his talents everywhere he possibly can, to everyone who could possibly need them. From family portraits and weddings, to boudoir and artistic portraiture, to landscape and astrophotography. He has had photographs accepted for exhibition at 8 major galleries in 7 different countries, with works published by the City of Cologne, Bending Branches, RE/MAX, Baymont Hotel Group, American Wedding Group, and more. When he's not busying himself with his cameras, Joshua spends his time as a dedicated husband and father of four. He also has a love for the outdoors and hiking, as well as video games and a real good book. He prides himself on having a wide skillset, various interests and hobbies, and vast amounts of knowledge across many different career fields and life experiences.


Hali is an incredibly talented artist whether it be with paint, a pencil, or a camera. A truly gifted and adventurous photographer, unafraid of getting down to the dirt just to get the perfect angle.  She possesses the tact needed to capture the perfect scene at just the right moment, making her the most impressive assistant, secondary shooter, and event planner. Having the background of general artistry at her disposal allows her to identify the perfect composition with ease. Hali has a great understanding as to what is needed and how to handle herself through a multitude of situations. Aside being a loving wife and mother of four, she works at a local hospital system as a clinical services assistant, and is the diving coach for a highschool swim & dive team. Her experience from working with Americorps and Minnesota's Reading Corps programs has also given her the skills to effectively communicate with children of all ages, making her indispensable when it comes to capturing family events and weddings.