Lynnette’s Portrait Design is the premier portrait studio voted “Best Portrait Photographers of Duluth” in both 2017 and 2018.

Specializing in people, we create the highest quality family heirlooms for our clients. Known for one-of-a-kind portrait art, we capture the personal qualities in each person to create artwork that will quickly become priceless. 

Our studio is located in Duluth, MN and includes space large enough to accommodate groups up to 65. Our staff includes two professionally trained photographers with 35+ years of experience.  We masterfully create timeless portraits clients are excited to display and share with others. 

Lynnette’s Portrait Design considers the responsibly of recording your story a privilege. Displayed above your mantel or as a collection in your family room, your portraits help you relive your memories, remind you of those most important in your life and become your most treasured family heirlooms.

Lynnette, Owner | Photographer, has invested her working career in an industry she believes in. She has studied under the best in the industry and continues to perfect her art. Her love and care for people motivates her to provide both an experience and portraits clients love. Her desire is for people to see how beautiful they truly are and to create artwork that includes those most important in their lives. She captures moments to remind us of our blessings, to relive memories and to connect generations. Lynnette considers it a privilege and a responsibility to preserve people’s memories in a beautiful, artistic manner.


Matthew, Photographer | Production Artist | DigiTech. With a BFA in Photography and Media Arts, Matthew’s passion for the art and craft of photography combines with his love for personal interaction to bring energy, enthusiasm, technique and creativity to every session. Working on all aspects of photographing and production, Matthew helps to elevate the strength and quality of the studio’s portraiture. His excitement is drawn from the whole photography process and helps ensure that your photographic experience is enjoyable start to finish. Matthew is a born and raised Duluthian and loves being here in his very favorite place on earth!