julie and joe’s first look. a vibrant colorado wedding.

there are no words for this incredible couple and wedding. julie dreamed of and created everything about their day, and i can’t wait to share more of it’s loveliness soon. julie and joe, i hope you’re having a blast in boulder. thank

megan on film. denver engagement photographer.

my good friend, neal, came to colorado to help me shoot a wedding, and he had the great idea to find a model for a fun film session. after shooting megan’s engagements, i knew she would be perfect! i don’t wanna brag, but dang i was

jenn and kyle. an evergreen lake house wedding

that evening, jenn and kyle had an after party at the larimer lounge, complete with a marching band! jenn and kyle had an amazing morning wedding, complete with sunshine, smiles, and surrounded by the love of family and

lacy and kellen. a garden of the gods wedding

lacy and kellen had the perfect wedding day at the garden of the gods club in colorado springs. rain clouds in the early afternoon parted for a lovely ceremony on the lawn that evening, and the bride and groom

megan and jared. a littleton engement

megan and jared met me bright and early for a sunrise session at jackass hill in littleton. i fully admit that i wasn’t looking forward to getting up around 5am, but it was so completely worth it that i’d be up for it any time.

lacy and kellen’s first look. a garden of the gods club wedding

lacy and kellen’s wedding was too beautiful for words, and there’ll be lots more to share very soon. lacy and kellen, i hope you’re enjoying your relaxing honeymoon in paradise!    

julie and joe. a fort lupton engagement

  i love it when couples choose an engagement session location that holds special meaning for them, and that’s exactly what julie and joe did. they were so completely at home in every way, so their natural smiles were easy to

jacey and bryan. a colorado springs wedding

the dj {chris gardner} asked for the couple who had been married the least amount of time, jacey’s parents, and the couple who’d been married the longest {bryan’s grandparents}. then they

love and laughter. kelsey and dan’s engagement photos

kelsey and dan were only visiting colorado for a short time, so we’d planned the date for their engagement session months ahead of time. but when the week of their visit came, we realized the weather wasn’t planning to cooperate, so we met for an

all grown up. a sapphire point engagement

when justin {my younger brother} asked if he and jessica could come visit, i knew this time was going to be different. they’ve been dating for over a year and i knew the word {marriage} had been discussed. i was so excited that the proposal was going to

lacy and kellen {denver engagement photographer}

as soon as he saw pegasus, kellen knew the photo he wanted! lacy is going to be such a gorgeous bride; just look at her smile! i had such a great time getting to know lacy and kellen {and their adorably petite boxer, moxie} during their

boulder engagement photographer. dalena and dennis

i thought for sure we’d have to reschedule dalena and dennis’  boulder engagement session. we were set to start at 6:30, but the darkest blue skies {along with lots of lighting} rolled in right about that time. thankfully we decided to keep

kate & brian. estes park engagement photographer

i had such a fun time with kate and brian during their estes park engagement session! they drove up the day before and picked the the perfect locations with a mix of nature and small town charm. their love is so evident and smiles so infectious – i

jenn & kyle. denver engagement photographer

a few weeks ago i met up with jenn & kyle for their extended engagement session, but i held off sharing the images until jenn could surprise her mom with them first. so now i’m free to share! we started out our day at city park… jenn is a

erica & jim. acworth engagement photographer

i met erica and jim through my good friends, emily and bobby, and i’m so exited about this wedding! bobby is even officiating the ceremony with his down home {suthun} accent, and i can’t wait for this classy, southern affair! jim works for the

tiphanie & jimmy. sonoma engagement photographer

david took this one – i’m so lucky to have him! oh my goodness, these guard-dogs were so huge that i just had to include one with them! another amazing shot from david! jimmy found where he’d signed the cellar door back in ’09! we

carolyn & pete. colorado springs engagement photographer

pete couldn’t get enough of carolyn’s kisses. too cute! i was introduced to carolyn through her friend and business partner, colleen. {they’re both wedding planners in colorado springs}. carolyn and pete were so comfortable with each

abby & kyle {parker, co wedding photographer}

i’ve been dying to share this post! abby wrote this little snippet when i posted their engagement pics, and i couldn’t help but share it again: Kyle and I are high school sweethearts. Kyle claims he first fell in love with me freshman year when we

rachel & dave. macon, ga

in the days that i used to come up with fun names for posts, this one would have been: horses & hogs! rachel and dave both ride, but rachel sticks with horses and dave has 4 motorcycles. he’s even fixing one up for the getaway on their wedding

jacey & bryan. lakewood, co engagements

jacey and bryan are saying their i do’s april of next year, but we fit in their engagements early because bryan was expecting a promotion that would move them out of state. in fact, the very day of our session {tuesday}, bryan got the call that

rachel & dave {first look}

wow. amazing light. amazing couple. i can’t wait to get home and edit the full session!

Jacey & Bryan {first look}

tomorrow begins my week-long visit back to georgia! it’s going to be a busy week full of baby pics, engagement shoots, family, friends…and cheese dip! but before i head off to the deep {sweet} south singing “oh, atlanta,” i wanted to

khala & nick {coors field engagements}

the purple row marks 5280 ft {1 mi.} above sea level, and our tour guide {larry} found this baseball as a souvenir for nick! khala and nick’s first date was at a rockies game, so where better to take their engagements than at coors field! they decided

tina & steve {breckenridge engagement photographer}

tina & steve live in maryland and they both love to travel. in fact, they were engaged in hawaii {these two know how to pick great destinations}. when they booked a last minute ski trip to breckenridge, they figured it would also be a great time and