Nicki Handel Photography | About

Thank you so much for checking out Nicki Handel Photography!


When people ask me what I do for a living, my favorite response is: “I freeze time!” After all, what is a picture but a moment of time, frozen in all its wonder and beauty to enjoy for generations to come :). 


My love of photography started very young, and working as a professional Nanny for almost 14 years gave me plenty of goofy, lovable kiddos with smiles a mile wide to capture! As I found myself coming to the end of my Nanny career, I realized it was time to decide what I wanted to be when I grew up ;). Some soul searching reminded me that few things in life bring me as much joy as having a camera in my hands, and after taking a leap of faith, Nicki Handel Photography was born!


Back in 2014 when I launched my business, I had no idea just how much I would enjoy turning my love of photography into a career. I especially enjoy the unique opportunity I have to, on one day, capture a newborn baby in her first weeks of life and, the next, capture a high school senior on the verge of adulthood. Wow. Over in the snap of a finger, it is THESE moments that I long to capture, so they can be forever preserved & cherished as life moves on.


When a photograph can instantly bring you back to a single moment in time, and with it a flood of beautiful memories, I know have done my job :). I would love to "freeze time" for you as well!


Please feel free to contact me with any questions. Thank you so much for visiting my site and for considering Nicki Handel Photography to capture your family's memories!

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~These are the Moments you want to Remember~