Summer wedding at Keystone Ranch Anne and Ben had a summer wedding at Keystone Ranch. Anne and Ben live in Boston and they planned a destination mountain wedding at the Ranch. Anne and Ben described their day as being. "Intimate, Beautiful & Fun." Bella Design and Planning assisted Anne and Ben with their planning. Dina and Stacy of The Petal and Bean provided fl[...]
Colorado Springs Backyard Wedding Kylee and Ben married in the fall in an intimate, Colorado Springs backyard wedding and reception at Ben's parents home in Cheyenne Mountain area. Here's Kylee and Ben's thank you note:"Dear Sean, Thank you so much for photographing our wedding day so beautifully. Our friends and family had so much fun with you and we have loved shar[...]
Hillside Gardens Wedding Emily and Billy had a Hillside Gardens wedding. Hillside Gardens is a a nursery and event center in Downtown Colorado Springs. It's one of the best kept secrets in town. Hillside Gardens is funky, laid back and colorful. Awesome grounds and an an uninterrupted view of Pikes Peak make it a beautiful spot for a Colorado wedding.
Relaxed Backyard Wedding in Colorado Laura and Nikolas planned a relaxed backyard wedding in Colorado followed by a tented reception to celebrate at Laura's parents home in Evergreen, Colorado. Rain forced the ceremony inside. But an incredible sunset and a gorgeous, catered wedding reception in a clear tent outside more than made up for the brief storm.
Farm Wedding Portsmouth, New Hampshire Addie and Adam's farm wedding Portsmouth, New Hampshire featured lawn games, tented reception and outdoor camping. We’ve known both of Addie and Adam for many years. When Addie was a student at Colorado College she babysat for us. The farm wedding Portsmouth, New Hampshire was magical.
Anna's Voicemail Our recent full-page wedding advertisement in the Colorado Springs Independent is a thank you to our clients from this year's wedding season. After it was published we received this voicemail from Anna. Here's what she said: “My name is Anna. I’m calling to thank you for the visual treat, your advertisement in this week’s Independent. I’m the lady[...]
Jacqueline and Brian's Winter Wedding at Keystone Ranch Jacqueline and Brian had a winter wedding Keystone Ranch in January. They chose Keystone because that's where their courtship began; on a chairlift called the Santiago Express. That's where their Keystone Ranch wedding day began too. It was a perfect day for a ski and for a wedding. That afternoon Jacqueline and[...]
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 tips below and her wedding photos! Wi[...]
Western-themed Wedding in Wetmore, Colorado Elizabeth and Chris had a western-themed wedding at Elizabeth's childhood home, a secluded ranch near Wetmore, Colorado in July. The ranch where this western-themed wedding was held is an original Colorado homestead and still has some of the original buildings. Elizabeth is a trained physician and a country girl. She has a [...]
St. Mary Catholic Church and Ten Mile Station Wedding Kelly and Nate's had a St. Mary's Catholic Church and Ten Mile Station wedding in Breckenridge, Colorado. Kelly and Nate were wonderfully easy-going and good-natured. The setting high in the Rocky Mountains was where they began their courtship. They love the outdoors and regularly hike and bike across Colorado. Th[...]
On June 25, 2011 I photographed Jenny and James' rehearsal dinner at Flying W Ranch. Their wedding was at the Garden of the Gods Club the following day and they picked the Flying W for their rehearsal dinner because they wanted to do something that was uniquely Colorado Springs and uniquely Western. Here are some of the pictures from that summer night, one year ag[...]
Fall Wedding at the Garden of the Gods Club Katie and Larry had a fall wedding at the Garden of the Gods Club. Katie and Larry decided to see each other before the ceremony and we made some fabulous portraits around the grounds of the club. Their late afternoon ceremony was followed by cocktails at sunset and a dinner reception in the main dining room. Twigs & Po[...]
Colorado Springs wedding venue Hillside Gardens Emily and Billy were married at Hillside Gardens, one of the best kept secrets in Colorado Springs. Hillside Gardens is funky, laid back and colorful. Awesome grounds and an uninnterupted view of Pikes Peak make it a beautiful spot for a Colorado wedding.