Luke, Class of 2018 Senior | Benilde-St. Margaret's High School | MN Senior Photographer

Luke, Class of 2018 Senior | Benilde-St. Margaret's High School | MN Senior Photographer

Here's Luke - 2018 senior and soon to be graduate from Benilde-St. Margaret's High School in St. Louis Park. It was a great day for a senior session in Excelsior for Luke's session, click here to see images from his session!

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Zac, Class of 2018 | Simley High School | Inver Grove Heights, MN Senior Photographer

Zac, Class of 2018 | Simley High School | Inver Grove Heights, MN Senior Photographer

Wrapping up senior year for Class of 2018 simley soon-to-be-grad, Zac! Take a glimpse into his adventures. Click here.

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Hannah, Class of 2018 | Benilde-St. Margaret's High School | MN Senior Photographer

Hannah, Class of 2018 | Benilde-St. Margaret's High School | MN Senior Photographer

Part one of Class of 2018 Senior and soon to be grad, Hannah, of Benilde-St. Margaret's High School in St. Louis Park. (We are also doing a softball/bff shoot too...once this snow goes away!) Read on!

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Nate, Class of 2018 Senior | Benilde-St. Margaret's High School | MN Senior Photographer

Nate, Class of 2018 Senior | Benilde-St. Margaret's High School | MN Senior Photographer

Next up on the blog is Nate, 2018 senior and soon to be graduate from Benilde-St. Margaret's High School! Nate had a spectacular year leading the Red Knight Boys' Varsity Hockey Team as Captain...click here to read more!

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Jerome, Class of 2018 Senior | Benilde-St. Margaret's High School | MN Senior Photographer

Introducing Jerome, Class of 2018 Senior from Benilde-St. Margaret's High School!

The jerseys behind Jerome are the creative works of his dad! It made for a great photo opp!

The jerseys behind Jerome are the creative works of his dad! It made for a great photo opp!

We had the ultimate location for this BSM Red Knight's senior session...at his lake home in Excelsior! 

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Jerome plays lacrosse and hockey for BSM, and is also a member of the BSM Fishing team. He is one of the Assistant Captain's for the 2017-18 BSM Boys' Varsity Hockey team. (Photographer's note: I take many candid action shots of the BSM Boys' hockey games, and have this great shot of Jerome right after scoring on Hill Murray's goalie at Aldrich Arena on January 6.)

Jerome after scoring at the Hill Murray Game January 6, 2018. Photo by Monda the Photographer.

Jerome after scoring at the Hill Murray Game January 6, 2018. Photo by Monda the Photographer.

Getting back to Jerome's senior session this past summer - the weather was perfect for his senior session. Even his old-timer dog, Easton, was part of the day's festivities! 

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Easton Joins
In on the Fun

Jerome and his dog, Easton.

The weather was great - the sun was out - the boat was ready - The "BSM FAN VAN" was in top shape for one last photo shoot before she officially retired! 

pictured is jerome, wearing his hockey jersey in front of the official "BSM FAN VAN"

pictured is jerome, wearing his hockey jersey in front of the official "BSM FAN VAN"

I had heard about the historic Fan Van in the past but had never seen it in person! An old white van with hand-stenciled BSM Red Knight logo on both sides years ago, made for the perfect photo opp! She was a beaut! It was fun hearing some of the stories about where the BSM Fan Van has been over the years-parking lots-tailgating events-driving adventures. Jerome's older brother, Ben, had also had his senior portraits taken at this lake home, along with a few of the Fan Van as the backdrop. Now that is a fun tradition!

Jerome, getting to know you over the last few years-as one of my son's teammate and closest friends-has been great. I've watched you blossom in your leadership as Assistant Captain for the BSM Boys' hockey team, and you have really paved the way for the underclassmen and have shown them the greatness of BSM Tradition. 

I look forward to seeing what is in store for you in the coming years! With so many college choices and big decisions to make, I know you will be a great success in whatever you do and wherever you go. The honor has been all mine in being a part to documenting both your high school senior portraits, and taking hockey action shots of you the past 3 years as a Red Knight, and befriending your family. 

Click HERE to launch a mobile phone app of Jerome's senior photo highlights and a link to his entire senior session slideshow!

Monda is a senior portrait photographer serving the Twin Cities metro area. For more information to get started on your 2019 senior session, so we can chat! Dare to dream, dare to be different. 

Monda Goette Tapp

St Paul Minneapolis Portrait Photographer for children, families, teens, high school seniors, corporate headshots, branding, sports, and special events. Twin Cities photographer.