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Thank you so much for stopping by my little corner of the internet! I am 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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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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I believe… -no detail is too small to be worth remembering. -little moments matter just as much as big ones. -memories should be preserved and treasured. -love should always be expressed. -kisses should never be quick. -in being timeless over being trendy. -that you should always make time to say thank you. -in laughing every […]

Personal

The things I believe in

This day! Where do I even start? The beautiful details, the stunning bouquets, an incredible couple who had me laughing all day long. Megan and Zach’s wedding at The Pines at Genesee was such a perfect day. As soon as Megan and Zach saw each other for their first look you couldn’t wipe the smiles […]

Colorado Weddings, The Pines at Genesee, Weddings

The Pines at Genesee Wedding – Megan & Zach

Not every couple will wake up at ridiculously early in the morning for photos, but when it’s for a Hot Air Balloon Engagement Session, it’s totally worth it! I met up with Kaylee and Nate suuuuuuuuuuper early to take photos at Frederick in Flight. Sadly, most of the balloons took off earlier than expected, but […]

Engagement

Hot Air Balloon Engagement Session – Kaylee & Nate

I am so excited to share this wedding! I love love love photographing weddings of people I love, because they’re always filled with more people I love! And Dana and Ryan’s Wedgewood at Boulder Creek Wedding was just that! Filled with all my favorite people! Dana and Ryan’s wedding was an emotional one for sure! There […]

Colorado Weddings, Weddings

Wedgewood at Boulder Creek Wedding – Dana + Ryan

Oh man was this Chateaux at Fox Meadows Wedding right up my alley! Rose gold, pink and sparkles everywhere, yes please! Ashley and Eric’s spring wedding at the Chateaux at Fox Meadows was so beautiful from start to finish. Corrie Kraft Photography brought me along as a 2nd photographer for this wedding and I was so happy! […]

Colorado Weddings, Weddings

Chateaux at Fox Meadows Wedding – Ashley + Eric

Summer is my favorite! I love the heat, I love the sun, I love love love that gorgeous summer light. Sandstone is such a gorgeous location for those who love open fields and big trees, it’s the perfect spot for a summer engagement session! Carly & Josh were so, so sweet together, the camera just […]

Engagement

Summer Engagement Session – Carly & Josh

Why I Became a Wedding Photographer : Part 3 Let’s Learn! Read Part 1: The Beginning Read Part 2: When it all Clicked for Me So here I was, 20 years old and a two time college drop out, completely lost on how to make my new-found passion a career. That summer I photographed my […]

Personal, Weddings

Part 3: Let’s Learn!

Why I Became a Wedding Photographer : Part 2 When it Clicked for Me Read Part 1: The Beginning In 2009 I took a vacation with my parents and sister to Florida. We spent a week at Disney World (best week ever). My dad had always been into photography. He had put the camera down […]

Personal, Weddings

Part 2: When it Clicked for Me

My journey with becoming a wedding photographer started when I was just a little girl. I had no idea then that I wanted to be a wedding photographer, I just knew that I loved weddings. But looking back now, that’s where it all started for me. For as long as I can remember I’ve been […]

Personal, Weddings

Why I Became a Wedding Photographer – The Beginning

Such a beautiful day for a Denver LDS Temple Wedding!! Courtney and Jason were married in the Denver LDS Temple surrounded by family and friends on a beautiful spring day. There was so much love and laughter, everyone was all smiles! I had photographed Courtney’s sister’s wedding a few weeks before so it was so […]

Colorado Weddings, Denver Temple, LDS Weddings, Weddings

Denver LDS Temple Wedding – Courtney & Jason