navigate

Browse Posts

TRAVEL

Browse Posts

PORTRAITS

Browse Posts

Weddings

find me elsewhere:

Hi there! Welcome to the PMP blog, a journal about my work, life, travels, fashion, and the occasional dessert. Stay a while and say hello!

Hi I'm Poly

arrow

Open Post

Finding a light and airy family photographer is actually not as easy as you might think! I love this style of shooting and editing, and think it’s so elegant and timeless! I bet these images will never look dated. Also, if one of your kiddos likes to twirl, and dance, you bet I’ll ask for […]

Light and Airy Family Photographer | St Paul

Aug 3, 2020

arrow

Open Post

On July 25, 2020, Whitney and Jake said “I do” and had a beautiful Red Barn Farm Wedding! They initially met because of some heckling in the outfield of a softball game. A couple of years later, Jake proposed at that same field. And we actually went back there for their engagement photos too! I […]

Red Barn Farm Wedding | Whitney + Jake

Jul 30, 2020

arrow

Open Post

As a Wayzata wedding photographer, I have always wanted to shoot at hotel Landing, and this past Saturday I was able to mark that off my list! That’s one of the best places for “getting ready” pictures! It’s light and bright, and there are many cool spots around for photos. I LOVE that Sarah chose […]

Wayzata Wedding Photographer | Sarah + Ben

Jul 27, 2020

NOT TO MISs

So I did a thing. I created a whole new blog with all my travel and lifestyle tips! Head on over to Sweet Miss Poly

a few favorites

PERSONAL

Our Best Travel Tips

Engagement sessions are a lot of fun, but getting there can be stressful. What to wear can be tricky, and you might have a few too many...

WEDDINGS

Engagement Photo Tips

Read about my transition from corporate world to being my own boss and becoming a full time photographer!

for photographers

From Corporate to BOSS

@polymendes

MINNESOTA + WORLDWIDE