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Jeana & Jake….where do I even start with these two? From their super adorable dog to the endless smiles and jokes, Jeana & Jake had me laughing their whole engagement session. Seriously, I left and my cheeks hurt from smiling so much! Usually that happens to the people being photographed, not the photographer! Jeana & […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement, Mountain engagement session

Deer Creek Valley Ranch Engagement Session – Jeana & Jake

I’ve been editing my little heart out over here finishing up my last few sessions of the year and I’m so so excited to share Ashley and Kyle’s Boulder Mountain engagement session! It had all of my favorite things: champagne, adorable dogs, and an incredibly sweet couple that was so much fun to hang out […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Boulder Mountain Engagement Session – Ashley & Kyle

I will never get tired of engagement sessions. Never ever. Ever. I love engagement sessions so freaking much! Jennifer and Dave’s Longmont engagement session was just what I hoped for! So beautiful, perfect fall weather and color, and so much fun! I don’t know how I keep getting such amazing clients year after year, but […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Longmont Engagement Session – Jennifer & Dave

These two!!! My heart is so full writing this post! They have such a special place in my heart and I’m so excited that they chose me to take these photos for them. I’ve been so excited to share their Lost Gulch engagement session with you! I met Kira while taking headshots for Carbon Salon. […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Lost Gulch Engagement Session – Kira & Eddie

Have I talked lately about how much I love engagement sessions? No?! Great! Now’s the perfect opportunity then! I FREAKING love engagement sessions, especially one like this Pearl Street engagement session with Ashley and Trey! Pearl Street is such a fun spot for engagement sessions! There’s so much variety! And when you add in a […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Pearl Street Engagement Session – Ashley & Trey

Picking out outfits for your engagement session can be a struggle, and super stressful. And it can be even more difficult to pick out your Fall engagement session outfits, because there are so many other colors to think about! Here are some of my favorite fall engagement session outfits from past sessions to help you […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Denver Engagement Session, Engagement

My Favorite Fall Engagement Session Outfits

All week before this session it was sunny and clear and beautiful, and then I wake up the morning of Kathryn & Tanner’s Chautauqua engagement session, and of course, it’s raining. But I was so excited for this session, no way was I going to reschedule it! Luckily, the weather cooperated with us and we […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Chautauqua Engagement Session – Kathryn and Tanner

Imagine spending 2 hours editing a session to completion, getting ready to blog it, and then realizing that you exported your images at the WRONG SIZE and you’ll have to re-edit the whole thing! UGHHHH That was my life last night. Frustrating to say the least, but my own dang fault. So today, I spent […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Matthews Winters Park Engagement Session – Emily & Parker

Where do I start?! That location, that light, these two!! Kayce and Chico were a dream to photograph at Wonderland Lake in Boulder! They were so stinking cute together! I love summer sessions so much, there’s just something about that light that doesn’t happen during the other seasons. I’m just crazy about it! But I’ll […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Wonderland Lake Engagement Session – Kayce and Chico

I love engagement session so much!! These mountain engagement photos for Chi and Brenda was no exception. In fact, I might have even loved it a little more than I usually do because these two were SO much fun to hang out with!! I was laughing the whole session long! These two were complete naturals […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Mountain Engagement Photos – Chi and Brenda