About Luke Studios

Luke Studios is a photography studio in Minneapolis providing commercial photography and unique portraiture services to clients worldwide. Our team is lead by Allen Luke, a commercial photographer and Art Director with a thirst for authenticity. Our team is supplemented by a conglomerate of technical and creative acumen, delivering many facets of photography talent throughout all aspects of the field.

We regularly work with creative agencies and in-house marketing professionals to ensure the solutions delivered meet the needs of the project. 

Complex Demands Require Skillful Solutions

For our commercial clients, we specialize in creating photographs of products that effectively engage the audience, and ultimately sell. We have a large, comfortable studio with a garage for easy access of loading props, set pieces, etc. This versatile space is easily converted into almost any type of environment, and we work with some of the most talented artists in the Midwest. Our art is a systematic approach to achieving established objectives.

Published All Over The Planet

Since our inception in 2004, we have served hundreds of companies and individuals throughout the North America and Asia, across a wide spectrum of industries and personal interests. 

Over the past decade, our photos have been featured in numerous publications and marketing materials throughout the world.

Creativity + Connection + Comfort

We create unique images that illustrate beauty while changing your point of view and are guaranteed to exceed your expectations. We can make such a promise because of our attention to detail and intrinsic creativity, evidenced by the history of results we have produced. We aspire to shoot in exceptional locations and compose from unique perspectives to offer you an unparalleled experience.

Vision + Versatility + Variety

We’re that rare photography studio that practices in both the Commercial and Consumer markets. We like it that way as we’re able to find synergies in all we do. While the industry standard advice is to specialize, we find value in collaboration and elect to specialize in the creative process.  We have developed a unique, systematic approach to photography.

Serving Clients Large & Small... Near and Far...

Allen Luke - Principal

Allen is a serial entrepreneur that also owns and manages a branding and marketing communications firm, as well as multiple other ventures. Luke Studios evolved as Allen began shooting images for the various media projects he worked on.

Additionally, he is skilled in building the systems that will provide the client with a comfortable and rewarding experience. Holding degrees and certifications in marketing communications, design, and Internet Technologies, Allen is consistently updating his knowledge base to utilize the most cutting edge technology to provide our clients with the tools they need to be successful.

A creative explorer, his photos convey an intensity that is relative to his personality. This intensity is driven by over 13 years of experience, and a lifetime ability to see things from a unique perspective. He has a genuine interest in the human expression of emotion, an inexplicable ability to overcome obstacles, and an obsession with the art and process of creation. The images will be a vivid testament to his perspective and the client’s vision.

His desire to know peoples stories, their strengths, vulnerabilities, loves, fears and passions gives him the intuitive ability to uncover the personality that lies just beneath the surface. His foremost goal is to make the photograph portray an honest representation of these things to the viewer. Creating true works of art with a refined, yet cutting edge view.

Allen has quickly earned a reputation as an engaging photographer with a distinct ability to connect. His primary focus is creating engagement with the subject to ensure comfort and a pleasurable experience. He understands the objectives of the photo, and has the natural ability to capture emotion, mood, and feeling and pull it through the lens of the camera.

Other Associates

We host a collection of enthusiastic allies, and often enlist other photographers as assistants or second shooters.

Photography is a delicate balance of both a creative and technical art, and some of our partners have stronger skills in areas such as specialty lighting, architecture, large venues, planning and facilitation, etc. Our goal is to assemble the right team of talent for your project, and our collaborative nature encourages multiple perspectives to provide you an enhanced selection of photography.

Why Choose Luke Studios?

Our thorough, principled approach is what sets us apart. But there’s so much more… Read our Company Values and learn about our Key Advantages.

Reviews + Awards + Testimonials

We’ve built our reputation on solid delivery. Hear what clients and associates have said about working with us on our Reviews page. We’ll also link you to our profiles around the web with public ratings and reviews.

Partners + Associates

We host a collection of enthusiastic allies. Learn who we trust and recommend on our Partners + Associates page.

Customer Resources

We provide ordering information, useful links and other resources for our customers (and their guests) on our Customer Resources page.

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