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Wedding Album Tip

Wedding Album Tip Here’s a wedding album tip we’ve learned from experience. Every year at this time, we’re reminded of just how important having a wedding album really is. The season is winding down and almost all of our couples have their wedding pictures. For every wedding, we provide an album design and try to[…]

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How To Have A Relaxed DIY Beach Wedding

How To Have A Relaxed DIY Beach Wedding Teri and Jeff had a DIY destination beach wedding in Mexico that was truly relaxing. They picked a secluded beach,  Aventuras Akumal, Mexico and invited 20 of their closest friends and relatives. See their how-to tips below to learn how they had a memorable DIY beach wedding in Mexico. Wedding[…]

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Wedding Planning Tips For The Modern Bride

Wedding Planning Tips For The Modern Bride We’re working with a wedding client now who has a modern sensibility but a limited budget so we wrote this tip sheet “Wedding Planning Tips For The Modern Bride.” What comes to mind immediately is Liz and Andy’s morning wedding at the Denver Botanic Gardens. A lunch reception at[…]


Consider a Post-Wedding Portrait Sitting

Post-Wedding Portrait Sitting What if you didn’t have to take time for pictures after your ceremony but rather scheduled a post-wedding portrait session on your wedding weekend? Who really wants to stop and take family pictures after you’ve just planted a kiss on your partner and have exited your wedding ceremony to the applause and cheering of family[…]


5 Simple Tips For Perfect Wedding Pictures

Perfect Wedding Pictures Creating perfect wedding pictures shouldn’t be complicated. Here are five simple tips to help couples get wedding pictures that are beautiful and perfectly unique to them. Tip #1 Develop A Rapport for Perfect Wedding Pictures Style comes into play here. Is your photographer more formal? Or, do they shoot from the hip? In[…]

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Your Wedding Pictures Delivered In Days, Not Weeks

Imagine getting Your Wedding Pictures delivered in days, not weeks. It sounds like a fantasy. But for our clients it’s a dream come true. In 2016, every one of our 25+ couples received their wedding portfolio, color-corrected and retouched within a week of their wedding day. One couple, Katrina and John, married at the New Craftwood Inn[…]

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Wedding Planning Tips From Claire

Wedding Planning Tips From Claire Wedding planning tips are invaluable when you’re working to plan your wedding day and even more so from someone who has been there and done it. Claire and Max were married at First Congregational Church and held a reception afterwards at The Margarita at Pine Creek. Check out her wedding planning[…]

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First Look Before Their Shove Chapel Wedding

First Look Before Their Shove Chapel Wedding Ashleigh and David decided to first look before their Shove Chapel wedding on the campus of Colorado College. Not everyone thinks having a “first look” on your wedding day is the way to go, but I always defer to the couple to decide whether to see each other before the[…]

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Better Engagement Pictures

Better Engagement Pictures Claire and Max’s engagement sitting is a great example of how to get Better Engagement Pictures. They are getting married this summer and on Valentine’s day I photographed their engagement. Claire and Max met during an interview for the Colorado Springs Independent. Claire was reporting on a local theater production and Max[…]

Chelsea and Ryan’s 4-hour destination wedding

4-hour destination wedding Chelsea and Ryan traveled from Ohio to be married at the Garden of the Gods. Their destination wedding lasted 4 short, but very sweet hours one morning. Chelsea and Ryan planned their destination wedding without a wedding planner. They didn’t have a florist or a DJ. What they did have was a[…]

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HOW TO GET NATURAL WEDDING PICTURES Here is a storytelling scene from Jill and Ben’s wedding day at the Garden of the Gods Club. I photographed Ben getting ready with his Dad, his brother and his father-in-law. It’s a nice illustration of a tried and true recipe for getting natural wedding pictures. Hire A Wedding Photojournalist[…]