Debbie Daanen | Ashley Schmit
Debbie Daanen is a Professional Photographer in Appleton Wisconsin who specializes in children's portraits, senior portraits, family portraits and more.
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Crazy Holiday Season! Unleashing the Holidays (Pet Photos) THIS Week!!!

We have a few spots left for our Unleash the Holidays Pet Photo Event… call the studio to reserve your appointment!  920.739.3249

When: This Week, MON – FRI,  2pm – 6pm 

Where:  At the studio, Debbie Daanen Photography, 310 W. Northland Ave. Appleton

Session fees are a direct donation to the pet shelter of your choice –

Pets alone: $15

Groups of Pets/Pets & People: $25

Reduced event print pricing.



For the first time EVER we are offering a full digital only senior session!!!

$600 for your indoor/outdoor session and 20 digital files.

LIMITED APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE. *Morning sessions in August only.

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: 920.739.3249.

Holiday Hours… July

How is it July already!?!   We hope you all are out enjoying the sunshine…

We will be closed the 4th and 5th this week to celebrate the Holiday. Happy 4th of July!



NEW!!! NEW!!! NEW!!!
Check out our #seniorsunday Proof Book Pairing!
Our existing Proof Books are 4×5 flip books holding 40 prints for $70 (Just book). Add those same low res digital images to your Proof Book order for just $170 for both! (Book and digital images). The best part… 40 images is enough for EVERY Sunday of your senior year! (Available after regular print order. Session fees apply.)

Xavier High School Graduation and Senior Photo Sale!

Tonight we will once again be photographing the Xavier High School graduation ceremony… this year, at the P.A.C.!  Looking forward to seeing all the familiar faces and getting to hang out on stage with all the graduates.  Congrats to all the class of 2019 graduates!!!  🙂

30% OFF!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! High School Seniors ~ Schedule your senior photo session for June and save big… we mean BIG! B.I.G.!!! Because we only have a few select session times available in the month of June; you get the savings! 30% off your print order… the early bird gets the worm, as they say!  🙂

Senior Photo Sale!!!

50% OFF!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


High School Seniors ~ Schedule your senior photo session for May or June and save big… we mean BIG! B.I.G.!!!
Because we only have a few select session times available in the month of May; you get the savings! 50% off your print order (print order only/session fees still apply)! HALF OFF!


JOIN US FOR THE Celebration Of Hope 4th Annual CHAIR-ity Auction Fundraiser

Ashley has served on the board of the Celebration of Hope Inc charity for the last 3 years and next Tuesday the 30th, is the big fundraising event… we would love to have you join us!  Check out the chairs that will be up for auction, including the two that Ashley made, here:


COH Save The Date for Email 2019

CELEBRATION OF HOPE – 4th Annual CHAIR-ity Fundraiser Event

All funds raised at this annual event go to fund the good works of Celebration of Hope. To learn more about our organization, please visit our website at:

At; The Grand Meridian, Appleton
5:00pm – 7:00pm (Doors open at 4:30)

Each year, local artists share their talents with decorating and enhancing unique functional and non-functional CHAIRS! Several styles and themes available. Something for everyone’s tastes and for a great cause! Join us!

Enjoy our Mash-tini Bar (Mashed Potato & Topping Bar) and delectable desserts.
Cash bar.

Several auction items and raffle baskets up for grabs. Something for everyone!
Be the high bidder and take home a unique, one of a kind, work of art, chair!

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND: LIVE WOOD CARVING DEMO by Joe Larsen @larsencrazywood of Larsen Carvings! We are so excited to see what amazing chair creation he creates while we all watch!

Tickets: $30 each

Be sure to log onto our website:
to vote for your fan favorite chair design!

Celebration of Hope, Inc. is a Christian charity with a mission of providing financial assistance and fundraising opportunities to any individual in need, lending a hand of support by sharing the burden and offering hope.
COH provides limited financial assistance to individuals struggling to meet their basic needs in our local counties. We connect clients to other community resources and reassure clients that people in their lives truly care about them.
We offer hope, one person at a time.

For more information contact Carol Brauer at 920-257-5014 or email

EARLY BIRD SENIOR PHOTO SALE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!



High School Seniors ~ Schedule your senior photo session for May or June and save big… we mean BIG! B.I.G.!!! Because we only have a few select session times available in the month of May, you get the savings! 50% off your print order (print order only/session fees still apply)!


View full pricing details on our website:

Senior Portrait Pricing


VOTING IS NOW OPEN… For the Post Crescent’s ‘Best of the Valley’ 2019! 


Help us defend our title! We have made the list the last several years and we have you to thank for that!  

Please take a minute and vote for your favorite local businesses.  You can find us under photographer/photo studio in the SERVICES category.
We appreciate your votes!!!…/…                BestOf-TheValley-2019-RGB