Photojournalism is not a buzzword at Milestones Photography. It’s a career.
Owner and principal photographer Dave Arntson holds a degree in photojournalism and has a decade of experience as a press photographer. He has been on staff at The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead and at the The Northwestern of Oshkosh, Wis., where he covered daily news and sports, including the NFL. He also teaches photography courses at Minnesota State University Moorhead.
He is an award-winning member of the National Press Photographers Association, North Dakota’s first award-winner in the Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA) and an award-winning member of its sister organization, the Artistic Guild of the Wedding Photojournalist Association ([AG]WPJA).
Director of Marketing Sarah Arntson has 10 years of experience in broadcast journalism and newspaper advertising. She is a native of Sioux Falls, S.D., and earned her mass communications degree from MSUM. She divides her duties at Milestones with freelance writing. Her stories have appeared in newspapers across the Midwest and in Area Woman, From House to Home, and Wedding Vow magazines.