Photography & Videography

Documenting All Of Life’s Milestones

The Most Meaningful Times in Life are Usually the Busiest. We Get It.

Whether you need a photographer or videographer, we are the experts to trust with your family memories. We guide you through the whole process, making planning your photoshoot easy.


Our friendly team will guide you through the whole planning and booking process. You’ll be thrilled with what we can create for you.


Whether you need to share a message or tell your story, our creatives can help conceptualize, film, and beautifully craft your video.


Our 5000 sq ft studio in Bay View is equipped for a wide variety of session types and a great way to get the imagery you need.


Need to capture a specific location? No problem, we’re experienced at creating beautiful imagery in any location. We’ll meet you there.

Wedding Photography & Videography

Photographing weddings is where Front Room began in 1996. We love capturing love. And it’s an honor to be trusted with telling that story.

We put our heart and souls into giving you the best experience and guiding you through the whole process. From our first meeting, to hugs goodbye on your wedding night. We would be thrilled to capture your love story.

Our creativity has no limits

Documenting Your Growing Family

We see photographing your wedding as just the beginning. We’re here for every milestone along the way and are honored to create beautiful photos for your family.

Our services

Let’s Capture Your Family Through Video

Video is a powerful way to tell a story, and we would love to help tell yours. Whether it’s a special celebration like your wedding day, or simply documenting your every day life as a family.

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Who we are

We’re a Bunch of Quirky Creatives With Wicked Camera Skills And a Whole Lot of Heart

Front Room Studios is a tight-knit family of creative storytellers based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. We use our creative problem solving skills and technical expertise to tell stories and capture meaningful moments through photography and videography. What sets our team apart is our consistent, quality work and our ability to provide expert guidance and incredible customer service to all of our clients.

Neil Kiekhofer

owner, founder

Kelly Aunkst

Operations Manager,
Miracle Worker

Anne Rettig

Client services manager

Katie Watters

production specialist

25 Years

We’re experienced and exceptional at what we do.

9+ Million

Photos taken and countless smiles captured, seriously.


Dollars and talent we’ve donated to charities.

7 In-Studio Staff

A small in-studio team and 13 extended team members.

17 Pets

Between fur, feathers, and scales, we love our animals.

The experience

What You Can Expect From Our Expert Team

Discovery & Planning

First we take the time to learn about you, your project, and the who, what, where, when, and why behind it. We’re here to help you plan and execute your vision. And, of course, we welcome you to the Front Room family.

Photoshoot Day!

Our favorite part! We’ll use our experience to guide the session and creative problem solve on the fly as needed. We’ll joke and laugh and make you feel totally at ease in front of the camera.

Deliver & Enjoy

Before you know it, your photos and videos will be ready to share with the world. In addition to digital files, we also offer finished pieces such as albums, gift prints, and more.

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