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February 2012


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Love is in the air!

When was the last time you and your significant other have had your picture taken together? With Valentine's Day being in this month, and the cold winter nights, February is the month for love. Whether you are just dating, newly engaged, recently married or have been married for many years, show your love for each other in portraits from Kurt Nielsen Photography.

Guys, this is the time to step up to the plate and plan a romantic and fun photo session for just the two of you. You can even purchase a Kurt Nielsen Photography Gift Certificate for the session and have that be how you present your gift. Call Kurt at (419) 885-7153 to schedule your romantic couples photo session!

Spark the Desire - Valentine's Day Special

For those of you that are a little more daring, Kurt has the perfect gift idea just in time for Valentine's Day. Spark his desire with a boudoir photo session, tastefully done, of course. Come in for a full photo session and receive 15 - 20 images on a CD slideshow set to music (not printable) for only $29.95 plus tax (pay no session fee). Prints and photo albums extra and pricing for that can be found under the Children and Families pricing page. Make sure you bring a friend to help you relax and feel more comfortable.


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Kurt Nielsen Photography Gift Certificates

Looking for great gift ideas for the hard to buy for? Want to do family photos but want to keep it a surprise for a gift? Can't get everyone together in time to have it ready for your special occasion? Then Kurt Nielsen Photography gift certificates is the perfect gift idea! You can make them any denomination that you want and Kurt will personalize them for you. All you have to do is call (419) 885-7153 and Kurt will give you the details on how to get your gift certificate!

Know someone who is expecting? Kurt's Baby My Baby Portrait Package Plan makes a great baby shower gift or gift for the new mom! Plus, if the package is purchased prior to the baby being born, the Maternity Photo Session is FREE! This plan covers the baby's first year of life photos. Kurt recommends that photos be taken at 3 months, 6 months, nine months, and their first birthday. Newborn photo sessions are also available.


2012 Brides Choice Award Winner for Toledo Wedding Photography

2012 Wedding Wire Brides Choice Award Winner!

We are excited to announce that Kurt Nielsen Photography has won the Bride's Choice Awards 2012. This is the third straight year Kurt has won. This prestigious award is determined by reviews from your past clients and recognized the top 5 percent of local Wedding Professionals from the WeddingWire Network, which includes WeddingWire, Martha Stewart Weddings, Project Wedding, Wedding Bee, Wedding Aces and

"The WeddingWire Bride's Choice Awards recognized the top local wedding professionals from the WeddingWire Network that demonstrate excellence in quality, service, responsiveness and professionalism. Unlike other awards in which winners are selected by the organization, the Wedding Wire Bride's Choice Awards are awarded solely based on the reviews from over 1.2 million newlyweds. Awards are determined by a combination of four factors: Overall rating (quality), total number of reviews (quantity), review performance from 2011 (recency), and consistency of reviews from year to year (consistency). This year's recipients represent the top 5% of WeddingWire's vendor community, across all service categories and all regions throughout the US and Canada." (from

Kurt is very honored and humbled that he has been awarded this prestigious honor and sincerely thanks the brides, grooms and mothers of the newlyweds who took time out of their busy schedules to write such awesome reviews to help him achieve this standing.


2012 Hot List of Wedding Professionals for Wedding Photography in Toledo

2012 Wedding Professionals Hot List from

We are also excited to announce that Kurt Nielsen Photography has been named to's 2012 Wedding Professionals Hot List for Wedding Photography in Toledo.

The annual Wedding Professional Hot List recognizes excellence within the wedding industry, as determined by reviews from tens of thousands of brides and grooms. Kurt Nielsen Photography was among the best reviewed vendors in the past year.

This is another great honor bestowed upon Kurt for his overall excellence in Wedding Photography in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan.


Toledo Food Bank

St. Joan of Arc Snowball

Kurt's Kustom Keepsakes is once again proud to be part of the St. Joan of Arc's annual Snowball Extravaganza on February 4, 2012 from 6pm - 11pm. There will be poker, blackjack, auction items, dinner, drinks and dancing to the tunes of Johnny Rocker and the Hitmen. Tickets are $50 and available in the church and school offices. Come one, come all, have a (snow) ball!


Toledo Food Bank

Toledo Food Bank's Hearts of Fire Feed the Desire Valentine's Dance

Kurt's Kustom Keepsakes is proud to be part of the Northwestern Ohio's Food Bank Hearts of Fire Feed the Desire Valentine's Dance on Saturday, February 11, 2012 from 7pm - 12am. Come dance to the Motown sounds of the KGB band at the Sylvan Lodge, 3535 N Holland-Sylvania Road (next to Yankee Flag). All proceeds benefit the Northwestern Ohio Food Bank.

There will be Fabulous Food Stations, Devine Deserts, Cash Bar and Auction Items. Tickets are $30 per person and can be purchased by calling the Food Bank at (419) 242-5000 ext. 212. Hope to see you there!


Photo Booth Rental in Toledo Photobooth Scrapbook

Kurt's Kustom Keepsakes Green Screen Photo Booth

Looking for fun ways to keep your guests entertained at your wedding, fundraiser,office party or other event? Are you hosting a Valentine's Day, St. Patty's Day or Mardi Gras Party? Want to wow the crowd at your Open House or Grand Opening? Are you searching for ideas to make your party stand out from the crowd? Have I got just the right thing for you! Kurt's Kustom Keepsakes is an open air photo booth that uses digital technology similar to that which movie and television show makers use to create digital characters and backgrounds. A similar photo booth was at a recent Hollywood Emmy party and was a huge hit!

You choose the background(s) before your event. Then, while at your event, we take pictures of your guests in front of a green screen. Then, with Hollywood style GSI magic, we create an image of your guests in the background picture you chose. This is a fun and exciting way for your guests to enjoy your gathering, and can even take home a copy of the photo for a souvenir! We can also make a scrapbook from the photo booth images for the guests to sign! Check out my Kurt's Kustom Keepsakes website for more information, images from past events and pricing details. You might even see a real Hollywood celebrity or two!

This is also a great idea to keep the students entertained for proms, after proms, or any school funtion. Ask Kurt about special pricing for non-profit organizations.


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I'm Looking for Senior Ambassadors from the Class of 2013!

The search is on for Senior Models from the Class of 2013 at all area high schools. Each school will only have a limited number of representatives selected, so apply early. For full details and how to apply, Click Here!


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Personalized Family Photo Cards

Did you know that I offer Custom Greeting Cards? This can be for Christmas, Hanukkah, Birth Announcements, Graduation Announcements, Save the Date cards, or just about anything you can think of. We can use pictures from a new photo session or one you have already had. Call me at my studio at (419) 885-7153 for more information and pricing details.


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Best of the Knot 2012

Kurt Nielsen Photography is proud to announce that Kurt has received The Best of the Knot 2012 pick for wedding photography in the local Toledo market. This is Kurt's second year advertising on The Knot and his second year in a row winning this prestigious award, as voted by local brides and grooms. Voting is done by writing reviews and rating the wedding vendors service on a scale of one to five. Brides, grooms, parents of the couple, and even members of the wedding party can write a review for Kurt or any wedding vendor. It can be a recent wedding, or a wedding that took place at any time (even years ago as long as Kurt photographed the wedding). The Knot then takes the reviews and ratings and determines the winners for each category. There are hundreds of wedding photographers in the local area with over 100 of them being listed on The Knot website. Reviews are a great way for brides and grooms-to-be to learn about local wedding vendors. If you would like to help tell future brides and grooms about Kurt Nielsen Photography and would like to write a review for Kurt, all you have to do is go to The Knot website and write your review for Kurt's services for your wedding. Thank you in advance for your support of Kurt Nielsen Photography!

Kurt Nielsen
Kurt Nielsen Photography
5431 Schultz Drive
Sylvania , OH , 43560
419 885 7153

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Did you know that most photographers get their customers from other customers? These days, almost everyone uses the internet in order to shop for just about everything, including photographers. That's why so many business now have some sort of public comment source on their websites, including me. Please feel free to voice your opinions on my website by commenting in my guest book. You can write anything that you would like, but please keep it family friendly! Write about past experiences with Kurt Nielsen Photography, or even just to say hello. If you aren't a customer (or even if you are) and want to comment about my website or give suggestions on anything that I do, please feel free to let me know.

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Pet Photography

Have your pet's portrait taken and help the Toledo Area Humane Society at the same time. Schedule any photographic session with your pet and receive half off of the session fees. Plus, 5% of your purchase will be donated to the Toledo Area Humane Society! Sorry, this cannot be combined with any other offers or discounts.


Toledo Wedding Photographer Honored

Kurt Nielsen Photography in the News!

The paparazzi is swarming Sylvania because of Kurt! With Kurt receiving his recent honors from, and, there have been a couple of recent articles about Kurt in local newspapers. The Sylvania Advantage ran a small article on Kurt about his awards in their January 18th edition. The Toledo Free Press requested and used several of Kurt's wedding photographs in their January 18th Bridal Guide. Abec's Small Business Review interviewed Kurt and wrote a nice article which was a feature story in their January edition.

Kurt thanks the Sylvania Advantage, Abec's Small Business Review, and The Toledo Free Press for taking an interest in his achievements. Make sure you also support these small businesses by picking up your free copies!

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Thank you for checking out Toledo Photographer - Kurt Nielsen Photography's February 2012 Newsletter!

For more information on any of our promotions or to schedule an appointment, call me at (419) 885-7153. Become a fan of Kurt Nielsen Photography on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn to keep up with the latest news!

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