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What is a First Look?
And is it right for you?

Let me start by saying, the choice to have a first look is an entirely personal one. When you picture your wedding day with your partner, really envision how you want to see each other for the first time. I’m going to be real with you, there are lots of reasons why a first look […]



How to Include Family in Your Elopement

So you’re eloping, congratulations! But now comes the daunting task– who do I invite? For some it’s an easy decision to just elope with their partner, for others the decision is much more difficult. Whether you decide to include people or not is totally up to you and totally valid whatever your choice is. Here […]



Dillon Ice Castles
Winter Editorial

Dillon Ice Castles Romantic Photoshoot The Dillon Ice Castles are one of my favorite photoshoot locations in all of Colorado. It is unlike any photo backdrop I have ever seen. I am just so obsessed with gorgeous colors and unique structure. Here is some information on visiting the Dillon Ice Castles and some tips for […]

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Snowy Engagement Photos
Tyler & Melissa

I absolutely loved photographing Tyler and Melissa’s engagement photos at Mount Falcon. It had snowed the previous weekend so there was still just enough snow to be pretty but not too much that it was up to our knees. But it was still COLD. Poor Melissa was such a freakin trooper when it came to […]


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