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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

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, My Adventures

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

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