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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.

Tag Archives: Spring wedding

Erin and Justin at Rochester Science Museum

Tesla coils, dinosaurs, climbing walls and science! What a great way to celebrate a wedding. Congrats to Erin and Justin.

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Tiffany and Joe’s Wedding

The Team Photography – The amazing team of Julia and Kurtis Kracke – Kracke Photography Venue – Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School Florist – Wegmans Cake – Premier Pastry DJ – Fingerlakes Entertainment

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A Divinity School Wedding – Jenn & Roger

It was a beautiful late spring day when Jenn and Roger exchanged their vows at the Colgate Crozer Divinity School in Rochester, NY. Jenn was absolutely beautiful in her dress. I loved that her shoes were her “something blue”. Jenn opted for a floor length veil, which we had some fun with in later pictures… Kittleberger […]

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Anna and Michael’s wedding at Colgate Divinity School

Anna and Michael were married at the Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School on a beautiful spring day. Ceremony / Reception location  – Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School Cake – Cheesy Eddies DJ – Fingerlakes Entertainment Florist – Flower Fields Dress – NY Designer Loft Photographers – The amazing Julia and Kurtis of Kracke photography

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Megan and Jesse – May 8, 2010

Megan and Jesse kicked off our wedding season this year with a beautiful ceremony at Garrett Chapel and reception at Belhurst Castle. It was a perfectly sunny day until we were on our way to Belhurst and then it started to rain but we were able to catch a rainbow in a few of their pictures. […]

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