High School Seniors




At Blonde Cow Photography we pride ourselves with a beautiful experience, impeccable customer service where we become friends, and everlasting images that will be heirlooms to cherish.
We are a high-end established boutique studio creating family art as design for your walls, since 2007. Specializing in babies, kids, high school seniors and family photography. Our boutique studio is located in downtown Sarasota in the Historical Burns Court area! We have been documenting families and telling life stories through images for years! All of our work happens on location, whether it’s on the beach, in your garden, the countryside, wherever you are happiest. We are happy to travel your way as well, just ask! We do national and international sessions each year that fills our creativity to the rim! Find out where & when we’ll be next!

About Us!
everything starts with connecting...

Whether stopping by for coffee or a chat on the phone… this is where we begin… I believe that getting to know each other will make such a huge difference in your experience with us. It will settle your nerves and help you understand the importance of capturing memories…

The Experience!
  • “Kollene is a creative genius who knows how to make you feel comfortable in front of the camera.  She has the magical ability to rope in a busy toddler and inspire them to smile.  Mattias brings it all to life.  He gets a feel for your style and his ideas and suggestions are amazing.  Their collective work translates to such stunning art.  We can’t feel luckier to have found them to capture our family’s milestones and moments.”

  • “My daughter had her senior photos done by Blonde Cow Photography. The entire experience was amazing! We had such a great time on the shoot. Kollene is so sweet and laid-back, it was as if we were with a good friend. Her husband Mattias helped us with the order and patiently showed us the most amazing photographs. His eye for color and detail complement his wife’s incredible talent. The most difficult part was deciding which of the beautiful photos to purchase. The whole experience was wonderful! The photos are perfect and will be cherished for a lifetime.”

  • “It was mid-January, and the thought of taking senior pictures didn’t even occur to me until I saw the beautiful pictures my fellow classmates had taken with Blonde Cow Photography. Kollene and Mattias were gracious enough to squeeze me in despite their tight schedules and still managed to offer me an incredibly customized and comfortable experience. I wanted my senior pictures to have a sort of colonial feel to remind me of my hometown. Having heard my ideas during our first consultation, Kollene immediately came up with several venues for us to shoot. Her attention to details as well as professional eye for aesthetics made the final product beyond everything that I could have imagined it to be. Needless to say, I was absolutely satisfied. Mattias followed up with my printing orders, and he was very helpful in suggesting what products and packages would best suit my needs. To any one who seeks a personalized, memorable, and aesthetic photo session, Blonde Cow is your choice”

  • “I had decided to skip the senior photos until I saw Kollene’s work.  I knew she could capture the spirit of my son in a way that was both timely and creative. Kollene and Mattias were efficient, relaxed, creative and just so fun to work with!”

    Lee Ann
  • “Thank you Kollene and Blonde Cow Photography for capturing such beautiful moments during our shoot! You made it so easy to relax and to enjoy taking such fun pictures! We had an amazing experience full of a lot of laughs and smiles, including some pretty crazy ones with our dog Tucker! Kollene, you were the perfect person to have shared such a memorable time in our lives with last week. Your love for taking pictures and connecting with the people in your photos is evident through your stunning work. You gave us a chance to slow down and reminder that the most important things in life are the ones we love. We know we will look back on these pictures for years to come with incredible memories of the day!”

    Sam & Ali
  • “Kollene and Mattias have been photographing my family for 4 years now. It started with my first pregnancy maternity shoot, followed up by a newborn shoot, then 1 year… times that by 2 more children… and we are up to 7 photo shoots to date and another one planned in a year or two! They are so much more than just photographers! I’m blessed to call them friends. They have been a part of my family from the beginning and I feel very much a part of theirs. They are beyond generous and giving. You will always end up with the perfect picture(s). I have to say they are so easy to get along with, work with and talk to. You feel so at ease taking pictures – no stress. And trust me taking family pictures with kids under 5 is no easy task! As long as they are still taking pictures – they will be our only photographer – that I can promise you!”

    The Souza’s
  • “I was referred to Blonde Cow by a friend. We were both getting senior pictures taken; In fact, many students from my school went to blonde cow. I still felt my experience was very personalized, and that they took the time to know who I was and what I wanted out of this experience. Going in, I had expressed my concerns with the pictures because I have braces so I was a little uncomfortable with my smile. Shortly within the photoshoot, I was comfortable and smiling with teeth.”

  • “Kollene is amazing! As soon as we first started corresponding I felt comfortable. She showed up at our house and it was like we had been friends for years. The professionalism and comfort she brings to each shoot is truly amazing. I still remember sitting in their beautiful studio watching the amazing slide show they put together of our newborn session and tearing up because of how beautiful each and every image was. The attention to detail that both Kollene and Mattias put into their work is remarkable. We are expecting our 2nd child in a few weeks and cannot wait for Kollene to capture its first year.  Kollene and Mattais are a great team and we are truly grateful to have them document such a special time in our lives.”

    Love, James, Amber and Emma

  • “Working with Kollene & Mattias was so enjoyable. We couldn’t be happier with the service and the final product we received from them. Our pictures are so beautiful. We look forward to working with them in the future for all of our photography needs.”

    Tricia and Ryan Frenz
  • “Kollene and Mattias are amazing! They photographed my engagement session and my wedding. Working with them is so much fun, and I never felt awkward about having my pictures taken. They make the whole process a blast!”

    Molly & Sky
  • “We have had a wonderful experience with Kollene and Mattias. We purchased the maternity to 1 year old photo package, and really got to know them with our 4 sessions. They are professional and stress free. What makes them exceptional is that they truly care about the kids, and trouble shoot to make even my diva toddler happy. Kollene invited my toddler on a special ice cream date before our recent photo shoot. Then they were best friends, and the photo shoot was perfect. I have a 3 year old and a 1 year old. I’m pretty sure Kollene deserves a Nobel peace prize. We couldn’t be happier, and our pictures are priceless.”

    Jean Ly
  • “Working with Kollene and Mattias was a wonderful experience from start to finish. It is inspiring to meet people who not only do their work with talent and precision, but also with JOY.”

    Allison Silver Schwartz

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Featured Sessions
  • Baby Giselle!

    Beautiful family and their adorable little bundle of new sweet love Giselle!!!

  • Spohn Family!

    Love this fun tropical island feel of this shoot! The kiddos were such cuties…

  • Samuel is 1!

    Oh wow, baby Samuel! Sweet muffin! I cannot believe you’re ONE!!!