Tag Archives: interior

Commercial Studio Photography

Last month, Judd Sather from Studio J contacted me about photographing his spectacular new 5400 square foot studio in downtown Stillwater.  Judd took over this space at the start of the year and put a ton of effort into turning it into a premier destination for wedding and portrait photography as well as a gorgeous […]

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The Heart of the Home

The Kitchen is the Heart of the Home. This old adage is true in many ways.. besides being one of the primary work spaces, it ends up being one of the primary gathering spaces in a home.  I can’t count the number of times that I’ve seen everyone at a party packed tightly into the […]

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One Eighth of Your Life

The featured room this week is the one room in a house where most people spend approximately one-eighth of their life.   It’s a room that is a private sanctuary not often shared with guests and visitors.  The room I’m talking about is, of course.. The Master Bedroom The master bedroom is often one of the […]

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The Smallest Rooms in the House

Discovery Channel does Shark Week.. Mark Teskey Architecture is proud to feature: BATHROOM WEEK! Bathrooms are easily the toughest room in the house to feature.  When you’ve got a palatial marble palace like the bathroom shown above, it’s fairly easy.  Most homes don’t have water closets that are quite this large or well-appointed.  A more […]

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Architectural Photography vs. Real Estate Photography

Unknown to many – even many in the industry – there are two distinct styles of photographing a property.  The two styles (as you can guess by the title) are: Architectural photography and Real Estate photography.  Both have a purpose and a market – but it is important to understand the differences. Here is how […]

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Prior Lake Remix

I love to revisit old work even though I rarely do anything with it.  I was recently looking at this set of photos from a beautiful million-dollar home that I shot for the builder in Prior Lake, MN when I realized: I can do even better. I’m hardly the first artist to have that feeling.. […]

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Twenty Four

Timeline: Tuesday afternoon: I photographed this property Tuesday evening:  I edited and processed these images and submitted them to the Realtor that is selling this home Wednesday: The home was listed on MLS Thursday: SOLD! It was a beautiful, well-staged home with trendy decor and nice living spaces.  It was perfectly priced and well-marketed online. […]

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Ephraim Sanctuary

Since I did a big house for the last post, I’m going to the other side and posting about a very small house.  This is Log Cabin Place in Ephraim, WI which I shot over Labor Day weekend last year.  This cottage was recently remodeled and had just been reopened for visitors.  The owner, Diane, […]

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