And the winner is…

Shelly Johnson!  Congratulations Shelly.  Please e-mail me at to claim your prize and details for your free session.

If you were not the winner and are still interested in a session, please contact me as well.  I have a little something for those of you who partipated in the giveaway when you book your session.

Thank you to all who participated!

How was the winner chosen?

Comments were numbered first to last by participant, not including my own, and #14 was selected via the random number generator.

Nicole Mathison Photography Birthday Giveaway!!!

<insert happy dance here> 

Normally it’s my favorite day of the year, the one day a year that’s all about me!  However, it’s better to give than to receive so this year I want it to be about YOU! 

It’s really very simple.  For one day only, today, February 23, 2011, I will be giving you the opportunity to win a FREE custom on-location photo session for up to four people valued at $125!!!!  In addtion, the winner will also receive a complimentary 8×10 gift print valued at $40 and 10% off any additional purchases. 

All you have to do is leave a comment to this blog post telling me why you would like to win!  You can even nominate someone else that you think is deserving of this opportunity as well.

The winner will be chosen at random and posted to the blog on Thursday!

Don’t forget to spread the word.  Feel free to share on facebook 🙂
Official Rules
  • Comments must be made to this blog post by 11:59PM on 2/23/2011 to be eligible.
  • No purchase neccessary to win this giveaway.
  • The winner must agree to sign a model release allowing me to use the photos from the session on my blog, website or in print. 
  • The session is only free for up to four people, however, additional people can be added to the session for $25 each. 
  • The must take place prior to June 1, 2011.
  • Any locations beyond 20 miles from my home in Stewartville, MN may be subject to a addtional travel fee.
  • Relatives are not eligble to win this session.
  • Only ONE entry per person will be accepted.
  • Prize package valued at $165.
  • Chance to win depends on the number of entries. 
  • The giveaway session can not be combined with any other offers. 

Welcome to the NEW blog! | Nicole Mathison Photography | Children and Family Photographer Stewartville, MN

Welcome to the new blog for Nicole Mathison Photography! I have been very busy working on my branding and thanks to the wonderful Kim Drury at


Madilu Designs, I have a new look!


Take a look around and tell me what you think.


Don’t forget to bookmark this site so you will be informed of any specials (hint hint…check out the promo tab!), session sneak peeks, product samples and other


great photography information.


Not only has this blog been a labor of love, but I have also been spending the winter working on business preparations for the coming year.  I am so excited to


get 2011 started on the right foot!


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my website at!