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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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Is there a better way to celebrate an anniversary than photos?! Ok, maybe, but I just LOVE this idea. Meagan reached out to me shortly before her and Nate’s 1 year wedding anniversary about doing photos to celebrate and I was SO on board! They told me they didn’t love their wedding photos, which is […]

Anniversary, Mountain engagement session

Roxborough State Park Anniversary Session – Meagan & Nate

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 […]

Anniversary, Engagement, My Adventures

Lifestyle Couples Session – Amanda & Richard

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 […]

Anniversary, Engagement, Wedding Planning Tips

What to Wear to your Portrait Session

Man, I’m just an editing machine lately! I bought a laptop and it’s literally changed my life. I’ve been working on a desktop for 5 years, so being able to edit on the go (or on my couch) has really improved my turn around time! Wahoo! Enough about me, let’s talk about this Snoqualmine Falls […]

Anniversary, Destination Engagement Session, Engagement

Snoqualmine Falls Anniversary Photos – Christopher and Danielle

Talk about a perfect fall photo session!! Chatfield State Park had just the right about of fall color, and Ariann & Klay were looking gorgeous, per usual. I love the neutral outfits they chose, it really helped them pop off the colorful background we were working in! I photographed Ariann & Klay’s engagement session last February […]

Anniversary, Denver Engagement Session, Engagement

Chatfield State Park Anniversary Session – Ariann & Klay

Summer is my favorite! I love the heat, I love the sun, and 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 anniversary session! Carly & Josh were so, so sweet together, the camera […]

Anniversary, Engagement

Summer Anniversary Session – Carly & Josh

Spring!! I love spring! And I love these gorgeous cherry blossoms that pop up every year. I would be the happiest photographer around if these blossoms stuck around longer. It’s always so hard to predict when and where they’ll be, but this year I was able to find some and schedule a Cherry Blossom Anniversary […]

Anniversary, Engagement

Cherry Blossom Anniversary Session – Kendall + CJ

Costa Rica! Oh my goodness was it amazing! Last week my husband and I took a week long trip to Costa Rica with our close friends Mallory & Aaron (pictured below). It was an incredible trip to say the least! We stayed in Potrero which I would highly recommend. The house we rented was a […]

Anniversary, Costa Rica, Destination Engagement Session, Destination Weddings, Engagement, My Adventures

Costa Rica Photographer – Mallory & Aaron

These two! My camera loves Amanda and Richard, and so do I! Not only are they gorgeous, which makes them easy to photograph, but they are SO much fun to be around! We were laughing together the whole night! They did a great job of remembering their pointers from our last session together (close your […]

Anniversary, Denver Engagement Session, Engagement

Denver Anniversary Session – Amanda & Richard

Talk about a photogenic couple!! Normally I hate the word photogenic. I don’t really believe that some people are photogenic and some people aren’t. I really do feel that it all comes down to who is behind the camera and if they’re taking the photo at the right angle to best compliment your features, and […]

Anniversary, Denver Engagement Session, Engagement

City Park Denver Anniversary Photo Session – Andrea & Tim