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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

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.


  

 

Julia 

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: May 2013

Kansas, March 2013

Childhood song that run’s through my head all the time. I live in Kansas My home is Kansas It’s the state in the west where the people are the best I live in Kansas My home is Kansas I’am a Jayhawker through and through are you? I am from Kansas and it is my home […]

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Burke and Katie’s wedding at Hurd Orchards

We photographed Burke and Katie’s engagement session out on the lake and had a wonderful time with them! They were married and entertained their guests at Hurd Orchards. Burke and Katie’s wedding team Ceremony, reception, florist and cake: Hurd Orchards Photography: Julia and Kurtis from Kracke Photography

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Lisa and Andy’s Wedding at Shadow Lake

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brenda

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Heather and Scott’s wedding at Glenora Vineyards

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Cutie Pies!

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Lisa and Michael’s wedding at Glenora Vineyards

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addie

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Jessica and Josh’s wedding at the Genesee Valley Club

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Lilac Festival 2013

We had the opportunity to photograph some of the Lilac Festival this year. Made it to the encore of Rusted Root – wow that was amazing. It was a huge crowd 7,000+ yelling and screaming, crazy and wild… and yes it’s just as loud backstage as it is in front of the stage. lol… Here […]

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