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“Digital is great, but really truly not archival. If you think about it, we have generations of kids photographed every day, but will they ever see those photos?”

-Alissa Coddington




Family portraits freeze a moment in time, showcasing the uniqueness of each family and their journey together. Updated family portraits create a visual timeline of growth, preserving cherished moments for future generations. 

Embrace the tradition of updating your family portraits and relish the joy of capturing your family’s essence. Let these cherished images radiate love and happiness within the walls of your home.

By doing so, you celebrate the enduring bonds of family, create lasting memories, and infuse your living space with a sense of love and connection that will be felt by all who enter.



Maternity portraits freeze the radiant glow and anticipation of expectant mothers, preserving the connection between mother and child.

Baby portraits document the adorable features, playful expressions, and milestones of your little one’s early days.

These portraits become cherished treasures, telling the story of love, growth, and the boundless potential within your child. The experience itself is a fun and bonding opportunity for families, creating lasting memories that reflect the joy and wonder of parenthood.

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Great commercial photos have the power to elevate your business by capturing attention, building trust, and leaving a lasting impression on potential customers.

They showcase your products, services, or brand in the best possible light, making a positive first impression and conveying professionalism and quality.

These captivating visuals serve as versatile marketing assets that can be utilized across various platforms, allowing you to consistently communicate your brand’s message and aesthetics.

By investing in exceptional commercial photography, you unlock the potential to stand out from the competition, engage your audience, and create a cohesive brand image that resonates with your customers.


 my approach

Hello, I’m Alissa Coddington, and I’m thrilled to welcome you to Alissa Coddington Portrait (ACP). As a solo artist and portrait photographer based in Woodbury, MN, I pour my heart and soul into every session, ensuring an intimate and personalized experience for each of my clients. Through my work, I aim to create lasting memories and beautiful portraits that will be cherished for lifetimes.

Art has always been a fundamental part of who I am, and I find immense joy in blending my passions for art, photography, dance, and visual storytelling. My journey as an artist led me to obtain a degree in Art-Photography from MSU-Moorhead, where I honed my skills and developed my unique artistic perspective. Now, I have the privilege of capturing the true essence of my subjects and creating portraits that reflect their inner beauty.

Your journey with me begins by choosing the right session for you and booking online. I believe that every person has a story worth telling and a beauty worth celebrating. Before your session, we’ll schedule a quick 15 minute chat. This call will enable us to collaborate on your vision and desires, ensuring that your portrait experience is a true reflection of your authentic self.

I can’t wait to embark on this transformative experience with you. Let’s celebrate your uniqueness, create lasting memories, and capture your inner and outer beauty through the artistry of portrait photography.

Schedule with me today, and let’s start the conversation of how, why, and with whom you would like to be photographed!



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“Alissa is amazing! She is very professional and made me feel comfortable during our session. And my protraits turned out beautiful! It was hard to choose a favorite.”

Amanda Anderson





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