Mountain Engagement Photos | Colorado Wedding Photographers | Stacy and John
Stacy and John were going to have a mountain wedding at Stacy's father's house outside of Lyon's, Colorado so why not get their mountain engagement photos done in the same stunning and personal location? The only problem is the tricky Colorado spring weather.
Stacy and John's Mountain Engagement Photos
These two decided early on that they where going to have a mountain wedding at the home where Stacy grew up so why not do the mountain engagement photos in the same location?
We started out shooting their mountain engagement photos on a beautiful spring evening but the weather quickly started to change so we used an old Ford truck to k ...
September 1, 2016
Lionsgate Wedding | Colorado Wedding Photographers
Larissa and Aaron scored when they booked their Lionsgate Wedding in Broomfield. What better place for a rustic elegant ceremony, yard games, food trucks, gypsygrass and a Stormtrooper? I can't think of one.
Rustic Elegant Ceremony for this Lionsgate Wedding
We loved the venue. Everywhere we looked we saw another great spot for photos. We can't think of better words than what we found on Lionsgate's Website:
"We welcome all couples in our Colorado wedding venues. The Gatehouse has a grand ballroom, elegant stained glass, antique staircase and other extraordinary features to provide a sophisticated atmosphere. The Dove House wit ...
August 25, 2016
Star Wars Wedding Details | Colorado Wedding Photographers
Star Wars cufflinks, check, Star Wars Converse, check, Star Wars underwear... So what do you do when the groom wants to do a Star Wars wedding and the bride wants a casual farm to table food truck wedding? Larissa and Aaron got married on May the 4th (Star Wars Day) at Lionsgate Event Center and they had it all!
Larissa and Aaron had several themes for their Lionsgate Event Center wedding and they nailed it on all of them. Today we'll focus on the Star Wars Wedding Details.
Star Wars Wedding Details
Aaron is a big Star Wars Geek so he wanted to have their wedding on May the 4th and Larissa took the idea and ran with it. She even surp ...
August 18, 2016
Evergreen Lake House Wedding | Colorado Wedding Photographers
Last Summer about this time I had the privilege of shooting at one of the great Colorado wedding venues, the Evergreen Lake House. If you haven't seen it yet you really need to check it out!
Evergreen Lake House Wedding
I had the opportunity to shoot the Evergreen Lake House wedding of Emily and Dave with wedding photography veteran Steve Tinetti. Recently, I had been in my brother's wedding there, but until then I had never shot at this awesome venue.
Emily and Dave just had a low key wedding with family and friends in the log cabin style venue. Every thing was decorated beautifully, drawing attention to the rustic charm of the Lake ...
August 4, 2016
Stanley Hotel Wedding Details | Colorado Wedding Photographers
Christina had this wedding dialed in. She knew the location was gonna be great - and how can you miss with an iconic location like the Stanley Hotel. But she also put a ton of thought into the details and it really shows! Read on for more info about these Stanley Hotel Wedding Details.
Stanley Hotel Wedding Details
Christina's wedding dress from Encore Bridal in Fort Collins was a classic choice with a lot of buttons. Remember the crochet hook for this one! Kenny's suit from Men's Warehouse provided the perfect balance to her beautiful dress.
Christina and Kenny purchased their rings at Fred Meyer Jewelers. ...
July 28, 2016
Dramatic Wedding Photography | Colorado Wedding Photographers
How to use strobes in Dramatic Wedding Photography: So you see those photos of a bride and groom against a dramatic sunset (like the one here) or a couple sitting in a wine cellar and they are lit a different color from say the dramatic blue light of the cellar shelves and you wonder how you can make a photo like that at your next wedding...
Dramatic Wedding Photography Using Strobes
I believe one key to Dramatic Wedding Photography is using off camera strobes. The problem may be that you have mostly used on camera flash and are a bit intimidated by off camera flash. You read blogs and all the talk of TTL and dynamic range and blah blah bla ...
July 21, 2016
Same Sex Downtown Denver Wedding | Colorado Wedding Photographers
When we first met Nicole and Asher we knew their same sex Downtown Denver wedding was going to be different than any we had ever done. Asher is a therapist and Nicole a dominatrix so odds were that they weren't looking for a cookie cutter wedding.
Same Sex Downtown Denver Wedding
Downtown Denver was always going to figure into Asher and Nicole's wedding plans and we were glad to hear it. We love shooting in urban settings. It gives us an opportunity to work in an environment that can lift the event to a new level. A couple, dressed to the nines, pop against the stark harsh landscape that an urban downtown offers. And when we heard about N ...
July 14, 2016
Black and White Wedding Photography | Colorado Wedding Photographers
Color is distracting! There I said it! When you look at our site you may notice something, there is probably more black and white wedding photography than color. Why is that? Well the answer is pretty simple...
Black and White Wedding Photography
Depending on the photo, there are a lot of things going on: People are dressed in bright colors, flowers are every where, green grass, trees, etc., you get the picture, right? In that same photo is a woman in white and a man generally in black or grey. The white pops out but has to compete with all the color (by definition white is the absence of color) and the black blends in. This is why we like ...
July 7, 2016
Rustic Farm Engagement, Mead | Colorado Wedding Photographers | Larissa and Aaron
Larissa had a vision for an engagement session photo shoot with her fiance Aaron. She wanted a rustic farm setting with just the right amount of personality. Luckily, Eric and I had photographed a wedding a couple years back and knew just the place for their rustic farm engagement session in the plains town of Mead, Colorado.
Perfect Rustic Farm Engagement Location
Stillroven Farm, a private bird hunting preserve, immediately came to mind. The farm is set just the right distance from the majestic backdrop of Mount Meeker and Longs Peak. The farm's barns and various outbuildings had just the right amount of character to fit Larissa's visio ...
June 30, 2016
Stanley Hotel Winter Wedding, Estes Park| Colorado Wedding Photographers
Why do you plan your wedding at the Stanley Hotel in February? Because it is the Stanley and it is awesome year round! So what if its windy! The Victorian hotel in Estes Colorado is a icon and in case you didn't know, it is also beautiful.
A Stanley Hotel Winter Wedding The Classic Colorado Venue
Christina and Kenny had a simple plan, they wanted a small Stanley Hotel winter wedding with close friends and family. The ceremony itself would be in the Music Room, again iconic, then they would all move to The Lodge for the mid-day reception. In between the ceremony and reception we would do bridal portraits inside and after the reception we ...
June 23, 2016