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Hi! I'm Melissa

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Hey girl hey! Thank you so much for stopping by my little corner of the internet! I'm a wedding photographer based in Denver, Colorado who loves to travel and meet new people!. Grab a nice hot drink (or glass of wine!) cuddle up, and enjoy browsing my latest work and getting a peek into my life!

Hi! I'm Melissa

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Get ready for your cheeks to hurt from smiling too much, because it is impossible to look at these two and not smile! Or at least it is for me! Mackenzie and Tristan’s Evergreen Lake House engagement session was filled with so much joy, you can’t help but smile along with them when you look […]

Engagement, Mountain engagement session

Evergreen Lake House Engagement Session – Mackenzie & Tristan

I’m starting to love snow you guys!! Ok, not really, but I do really love snowy engagement sessions! This Bear Lake engagement session with Korynn and Austin was so cold. Like, so cold, you guys. But Korynn and Austin toughed it out, and looked amazing doing it! I was so impressed with Korynn hiking through […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement, Mountain engagement session, Weddings

Bear Lake Engagement Session – Korynn + Austin

We (as in the wedding vendor community) spend so much time talking about the bride that sometimes it’s easy to forget there’s a whole other person involved in a wedding. There’s SO much info out there for brides, and I personally don’t think the groom gets enough attention. After all, this is his day too! […]

Wedding Planning Tips, Weddings

Groom Style Guide

This lifestyle couples session you guys. You guyssssssss. Don’t even read anything I wrote just skip to the photos!!! Pretty great, right? Ok, now that you’re back, let me tell you about this session! I’ve known Amanda since middle school and Richard since high school (and I just turned 30 so it’s been a minute […]

Engagement, Personal

Lifestyle Couples Session – Amanda & Richard

Ok, better late than never right? I usually try to do this post right at the new year but um… I’ll be honest with you guys. I didn’t want to. Not that I didn’t want to do the post, because these year in review posts are literally my favorite, but I wanted to be present […]

Denver Temple, Destination Weddings, Fort Collins Temple, LDS Weddings, Personal, Weddings

2018 Year in Review – Weddings

Picking outfits for your portrait session can be really challenging, especially if you don’t know what photographs well and what doesn’t. Don’t feel bad if you fall into that category, most people do! Here are my tips for what to wear to your portrait session. TIPS FOR HER Ladies, the most flattering thing you can […]

Engagement, Wedding Planning Tips

What to Wear to your Portrait Session

Ok, talk about a beautiful wedding day! Emily and Parker’s Fort Collins LDS wedding was just perfection! It might have been a little cold, and maybe it was a little windy, but it worked out, and that wind helped us get some stunning shots! Just you wait and see! I shot Emily and Parker’s engagement […]

Colorado Weddings, Fort Collins Temple, LDS Weddings, Weddings

Fort Collins LDS Wedding – Emily & Parker

I couldn’t think of a better day to share Deissy and Nick’s downtown couples session than on New Year’s Eve! I wanted to do a photo session that had a New Year’s Eve vibe, and Deissy and Nick were the perfect couple for the job!! Deissy found the BEST sequin dress and Nick was looking […]

Denver Engagement Session, Engagement

New Year’s Eve Couples Session – Deissy & Nick

It’s my favorite post of the year! Or, one of them at least!! These yearly review posts of all the couples and engagement sessions I’ve photographed are so much fun to put together. I love getting to look back at all the fan-freaking-tastic couples that I got to work with over the past year! I […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Denver Engagement Session, Destination Engagement Session, Engagement, Mountain engagement session, Personal

2018 Year in Review – Couples and Engagement Sessions

Picking a location for your engagement photos can be super tough, especially here in Colorado. There’s SO many options, it can be difficult to decide which one to choose.  Here are my 3 tips for choosing the perfect engagement session location. Urban or Natural? The easiest way to start narrowing down your options is to […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Denver Engagement Session, Destination Engagement Session, Engagement, Mountain engagement session, Wedding Planning Tips

How to Choose the Perfect Engagement Session Location