KenMar Gardens

KenMar Gardens is 2 acres of uniquely designed photo scenes built by a photographer for photography. For over 20 years at KenMar Studio I have been working on this project. Now you can use all that I have created: a beautiful outdoor space with trees, flowers, creeks, walkways, meadows, waterfalls, props, and scenes for photography.  […]


FREE Do Overs!

Free do-overs at KenMar Photography Inc. Appleton

Free do-overs! Were you photographed somewhere else and you’re not satisfied?  KenMar to the rescue!  We can still make it right! If you went somewhere else and you didn’t get the value you deserve we’ll give you a FREE Do-Over! Just bring in proof of a non-refundable session fee from any other photographer and we’ll […]


KenMar Photography’s 65th anniversary

Ken and Margaret - KenMar

The exact date of the beginning of KenMar Photography is buried along with Ken and Margaret whose names make up the name of the business. Most archives point to 1954. Early KenMar 50s thru 60s I do know that in the late 1940’s, after the war, my dad’s eyes were lit up with the magic, […]


TOO HOT? Not at KenMar!

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Another huge advantage of being photographed at KenMar: The heat of summer has temperatures in the 90s and humidity that takes your breath away. Imagine if you went somewhere else for your pictures — changing your outfits in your car, sweating it out at a public park for an hour or more, melting in the […]



KenMar Photography Inc.1120 N Hickory Farm Ln, Appleton, WI 54914

Step 5 of 5 to earn your reward. How much is this going to cost? Every one has a budget. So let’s determine a range of prices. Shopping for photography is much less about dollars and more about sense because price is only a small part of the big picture. (Pun intended) The value of […]



High school senior graduation pictures

Step 4 out of 5 What will my photo shoot be like? More fun than you might think!  Having your picture taken can more relaxed and enjoyable than you can imagine. I’ve photographed thousands of seniors. And while I won’t say that I’ve seen it all, I’ve seen enough to know that I’ll never see it all. […]



High school senior girl in prom dress laying down

Thanks again for choosing KenMar! Your time is important; let’s make it worthwhile. Your senior pictures are important; let’s make them great! Let’s get your questions answered Why KenMar? I’ve been photographing seniors since the mid 80s. That’s the kind of experience I envied when I was just starting out. I’d be foolish if I […]


Tips to getting the most out of your senior portrait session!

1120 N Hickory Farm Ln

How to Get the Most out of your Senior Graduation Professional Photography Experience Your senior year is already packed full of new responsibilities, commitments and opportunities – like having your senior portraits done professionally. (Like, at KenMar!) This can be one of the best parts of your senior year!  I hope you have had, and […]