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Who are Julia and Kurtis?

They are a husband and wife photojournalistic team, who travel nationally to photograph anything. They do more then document your wedding; They capture the essence of the day. Shooting as a team they give you thorough coverage while capturing the candid and major moments at the same time. Professionalism and creativity are the hallmarks that Kracke Photography strives to give all their couples, all the while maintaining a a unique male and female perspective to your wedding. Professional and unobtrusive, they give you the freedom to enjoy your day. 

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Kurtis has an extensive
career as a professional photographer. After receiving his Bachelors of Fine
Art in Photography from the internationally acclaimed Kansas City Art
Institute, he went to work for the prestigious commercial studio of Vedros and
Associates for six years. Through out his varied and extensive career he has
faced many situations from celebrities to products to locations to animals. His
clients have included; Kodak, Corning, Columbia Records, Sony, Hallmark,
Purina, Mars Candy, and many other fortune 500 companies. Today he enjoys
working on his personal fine art work in between the hectic schedule of a
professional photographer.




After graduating from high school in Lawrence Kansas, Julia was invited to study at the world famous photography school, F.A.M.U., in Prague, Czech Republic where she worked with some of the world’s finest photographers. This experience led her to the Kansas City Art institute where she received her Bachelors of Fine Art in Photography. She continued her education and received a Masters of Fine Art in Photography from SUNY Buffalo. She also worked, for 8 years, as Manager of Exhibitions and Program Design at George Eastman House, International Museum of Photography and Film. She has had the opportunity to work with many of today’s top photographers and has curated exhibitions for, Jeff Bridges David Byrne and Jessica Burstein from Law and Order. She also developed an award winning lecture series working with some of the most notable photographers of our time from National Geographic, Magnum Photos, VII Photo Agency and The Associated Press.

Monthly Archives: April 2013

Connor and Molly’s Wedding at Sonnenberg Gardens and Monroe Golf Club

Molly and Conor were married at the beautiful Sonnenberg Gardens and danced the night away at Monroe Golf Club with the amazing DJ talents of Finger Lakes Entertainment. Flowers from Kittelbergers Florist and a beautiful wedding cake from Premier Pastry made a beautiful reception hall! Molly and Conor’s amazing wedding team. Ceremony – Sonnenberg Gardens […]

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Jenna and Kyle’s Wedding at Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School

Jenna and Kyle were married and entertained their family and friends at Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School in Rochester NY. Jenna and Kyle’s wedding team Ceremony and Reception – Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School Florist – Stacy K Floral DJ – Turner Music Productions Cake – Premier Pastry Photography – the amazing team of Julia […]

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Erica and Mike’s Wedding on Lake Ontario

Erica and Mike were married overlooking Lake Ontario in Erica’s families backyard on a beautiful summer day. Erica and Mike’s wedding team! Ceremony – Parents House on Lake Ontario Reception – The Marriott Florist – Justice Florist Cake – Gourmet Goodies DJ – Showcase Sound Photography – The amazing team of Kracke Photography!

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Kip and Kelly’s Wedding at Esperanza Mansion

Kip and Kelly were married at St. Michaels in Penn Yan, NY and danced the night away with their family and friends at Esperanza Mansion. Beautiful flowers by Stacy K Floral and a full dance floor with Finger Lakes Entertainment always make for a picture perfect day! Kip and Kelly’s amazing wedding team Ceremony – […]

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Michael Paul and Lindsey’s Wedding in Syracuse, NY

Michael Paul and Lindsey were married on a beautiful summer day at St. Patrick’s Church on Tippeary Hill and hosted their guests at The Sheraton Hotel at Syracuse University. Michael Paul and Lindsey’s amazing wedding team! Ceremony – St. Patrick’s Church Reception – The Sheraton Hotel Florist – Julie’s Flowers DJ – Black Tie Entertainment […]

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Chuck and Liz’s Wedding at Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School

Chuck and Liz were married in the chapel and celebrated their marriage by dancing the night with family and friends at the Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School. Liz and Chuck’s amazing wedding team Ceremony and Reception – Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School. Flowers – Kittlebergers Florist Cake – Designed Elegance DJ – Turner Music Productions […]

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