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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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Chautauqua is pretty much a perfect spot for an engagement session. You can’t beat the views of the Flatirons, and if you time is juuuust right, you get the most gorgeous fields of flowers. And lucky for us, that’s exactly what we got for Casey and Seth’s Chautauqua Park engagement session. Casey and Seth were […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Chautauqua Park Engagement Session – Casey & Seth

Every once in a while, when the weather, and timing and location all line up juuuust right, you luck out with absolutely perfect light for a photo session. And that’s exactly what happened for George and Gia’s Gross Reservoir engagement session. Everything. Was. Perfect. Ok, except for that hike up out of the reservoir. omg […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement, Mountain engagement session

Gross Reservoir Engagement Session – George & Gia

AHHHH!!! Molly and Jake are engaged you guys!!! And I’m so freaking excited about it!! I’ve known Molly and Jake for over 10 years and I’m over the moon that they’re (finally!) tying the knot! These two are just the sweetest couple. Jake always knows what to say to make you laugh, and Molly will […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement, Mountain engagement session

Mountain Engagement Session – Molly and Jake

Ok, snow. You win this time. Normally when it snows in April (for like the 4th time, what is going on this year?!!?) I’m pissed. I hate snow, let alone snow when I want it to be spring. But this time – this one time – I loved it. It was so beautiful! Big fluffy […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement

Boulder Engagement Photographer – Dani & Jacob

Back in the day, I used to hate shooting in the wind. And don’t get me wrong, it’s still not my favorite, and I’ll usually still try to reschedule if I know it’s going to be windy. But sometimes I don’t know, and sometimes we can’t reschedule, so we just work with what we got! […]

Engagement, Mountain engagement session

Spring Engagement Session – Sarah & Blake

It’s so weird to photography a snowy, winter engagement session one week and then be on a beach photographing a wedding two weeks later! I’ve been editing that beach wedding and this winter engagement session at the same time, and man is it a strange feeling!! But enough about me! Let’s talk about Megan and […]

Boulder Engagement Session, Engagement, Mountain engagement session

Winter Engagement Photos – Megan and Adam

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

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, 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 […]

Engagement, Wedding Planning Tips

What to Wear to your Portrait Session