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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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This 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 y’all). When […]

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

I’ve fallen in love with snowy engagement sessions! I’m just loving the look of all that pure white snow (which, if you know me is saying something, because I hate snow). But this snowy engagement session with Christine and Matt was so much fun it changed my mind! Christine and Matt are getting married in […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Snowy Engagement Session – Christine & Matt

Do you remember when we wandering around the resort, scoping out the places we wanted to take our wedding photos in just a few short days? Do you remember finding this little wooden walkway, surrounded by trees and greenery on all sides. We both fell in love with it instantly. But then wait, what is […]

Personal

Do You Remember?

Three important things you need to know about me if we’re going to be best friends: 1. I love tacos. Tacos are the best food there ever was. I could eat them every day and not get tired of them. If you want to know the quickest way to my heart, it is most definitely […]

Personal

Three things to know about me