About

Hi and thanks for visiting!

I'm Karen Beckman an Adelaide based Portrait and Wedding Photographer and I have enjoyed and loved photography since in my teenage years. I'm proud to say since going solo with Champagne Portraits in 2000, I still love to strive for that perfect shot... it's that shot that leaves you breathless and hits you with a 'Wow!!"

Early on, I had great grounding working for some Commercial & Fashion Photographers in Sydney as an Assistant processing and printing their black and white films as a darkroom technician.

I have captured on film so many wonderful people through events and special occasions since then... (plus I moved to Adelaide, married a top bloke, and had 2 fantastic daughters!)  Working as a Photographer has been a truly amazing line of work and I look forward to every new job that comes my way with the same enthusiasm and spark that I held right from the beginning.

I have been a Nikon girl for years and I admit it was hard making the change to digital around 2008, but I really would not be without the versatility of digital and photoshop now! I am based South of Adelaide in Port Noarlunga and have so many beautiful Fleurieu locations on my doorstep, and a small home studio as well.

Travelling is not an issue.... please consider my services if arranging a Wedding outside of Adelaide -  eg. Kangaroo island, South East, Barossa, Riverland, Yorke Peninsular & Clare. I can offer an obligation free personalised quote to include a small travel fee.

Latest news ...Now offering a 2nd Shooter option for Weddings as well!

If you would like to check my availability or to chat further regarding your photography needs, I would love to hear from you! Inquire by filling in the contact form, or phone 0407 185 423. Many thanks! Karen


Below are some suppliers I would most definitely recommend...

 Wedding  Planner / Decorator -

Megan Behrendt - https://eventsbymeganjade.com.au/

Videographers -

Timothy Nix -  https://www.timnixvideo.com.au/

Little Blue Box Media - https://www.littleblueboxmedia.com/

Sugacoat it - http://sugacoatit.com/

Celebrants -

Kate Anolak - http://www.kateanolakcelebrancy.com/

Cherie - http://dreamlove.com.au/

DJ / MC -

Justin Smale - http://supremesound.com.au/

Ben Ford - http://www.djbenevents.com/

Kenny Dudek- https://www.facebook.com/haloentertainmentandevents/

Makeup Artist -

Melissa Shubin - https://www.facebook.com/melissashubinmakeup/

 

 

Testimonials

  • Karen was our photographer for our wedding day on a very windy day in January! Karen was absolutely fantastic, she was so thorough, from the girls getting ready to the…

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  • Not only did we love the photos from Karen the whole experience was amazing! We had a maternity shoot, new born and family shoot with Karen and all were amazing!…

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  • Thank you so much for your hard work and beautiful pictures and idea's on our wedding day Karen Beckman it was so fun working with you and the pictures are…

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