about

The Closer North Team

Erica

Erica

Owner / Editor / Photographer
Erica created Closer North officially in 2012, after years of freelancing in digital art and design. Her prior work gained recognition in various magazines and illustration of children's books for her digital art work. She self trained in digital photography and currently specializes in photography of people, events, and digital design for branding companies. Erica now resides on Verona Island next to her hometown of Bucksport, Maine. Outside of work, Erica enjoys time and travel with the love of her life, 2nd shooter and fiancé Jordan, daughter Kate, and her dog Easton.  
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Ember

Ember

Photographer
Details about Ember.
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Nicky

Nicky

Photographer
Nicky is all about family. Watching old family videos and looking through baby pictures gives her a passion for photography. She says, "If it wasn't for photography and pictures so many memories would be lost and forgotten, or less clear." When Nicky isn't capturing photos for Closer North she enjoys time in the summer sun with her husband, son, and their dogs.. oh and shopping!
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Danielle

Danielle

Photographer
Danielle loves adventure. Her bubbly personality will make you feel relaxed and enjoy your special day. She's creative and loves light. she'll give you direction when you need it and will lay low and get those candid shots you crave. Danielle is an avid hiker, she loves nature, and the outdoors. A true creative brain, she loves writing, taking photos, obviously, and throwing parties. She recently bought a house in Hamden, Maine where she lives with her bf, Matt, and their three cats.
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Briana

Briana

Photographer

Jordan

Jordan

2nd Shooter
Jordan fell in love with the coast of Maine and moved here from New York. He is an avid outdoors man, horticulturalist, and traveler. Jordan's education is in social services and he currently works at Hampden Academy in special education. This work and training has helped make working with Jordan a true pleasure. “I love helping others. Whether it's working with a student or a couple on their wedding day, making them feel at ease is the first step.” His calm, personable demeanor mixes with all personality types. He has an uncanny knack of blending into the background and capturing the most stunning candid shots. Asked if it's hard working for Closer North... “I am so lucky to work with Erica- my love, my fiance and best friend. She has cultivated a new talent (photography) in me I love. I look forward to every weekend we work together!”

Kalyn

Kalyn

2nd Shooter
Kalyn is an avid planner. She loves small details that lend to tell the story of a bigger picture. Capturing small moments, that others may not notice, is what makes her giddy. She is easy going and will make you feel like you've always known her. Her focus is to invest in family, faith and friendships. Kalyn is an entrepreneur, perfectionist, mama to her four year old mini me, Army wife and lover of all things dark chocolate.