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Often while shooting a session, I find myself going back to these 7 principles. These 7 things I wish ALL my clients knew. The thought to write a blog about it, for some reason, never occurred to me- until recently! I’ve read all kinds of these posts with other professions- labor & delivery nurse, house […]

Family, FAQ's, Tips

August 13, 2021

7 Things Your Photographer Wishes You Knew

addisonamp

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I’ve had the privilege of photographing this family for 4 years now. I always get excited when Katie messages me for her annual session! Every year she has an awesome theme for their photos. This year it was girls & goats, (yes, you read that right). And, it was adorable! The girls were dressed in […]

Family

August 6, 2021

Alexander Girls

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My ‘job’ allows me to meet people from all around the world. It’s such an awesome perk! This family, now residing in Montrose, CO is so sweet. The mother is originally from South Africa, and I loved her accent! I’ve had the opportunity to photograph their family a couple times now. The first time was […]

Family

July 8, 2021

Gilbert Family

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I loved this fall session! The colors were so vibrant and bold at this point in the season and we found this amazing colorful tree along a walking path. The colors in western Colorado vary from early season to late season- they start lightly changing with pale yellows with light reds and oranges and then […]

Family, Portrait

June 29, 2021

Stephens Family

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Choosing a wedding photographer is not always easy. You’ll be spending your whole day with them. You want to make sure that you not only jive well together but that you have looked at their portfolio or website to ensure that you like their shooting style, editing, and the overall feel of their images. There […]

Tips, Wedding

May 20, 2021

Questions to ask your Wedding Photographer

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My two disclaimers in this blog: I am not personally endorsing any company, simply sharing my preferences. I’m super picky Bearing that in mind . . . not all printers are created equal. So, since you’ve invested in your photography, I highly recommend you invest in your prints as well. If you get them printed […]

FAQ's, Tips

January 26, 2021

Where I print my photos

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The first thing I want to discuss is how I understand the appeal of saving money (trust me). The thought of having a friend or an uncle take the photos for you, saving you and your new spouse $1,000’s, I get it. But, if I am being completely honest it’s not where you want to […]

Tips, Wedding

January 13, 2021

Why Hire a Professional for your Wedding?

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This wedding was so full of love and life. Family and friends came from all over to support and take part in Tim and Jordan’s special day. When I did their engagement photos, they fell in love with this venue- Lock, Stock, and Barrel and knew that they wanted to have their wedding here. They […]

Wedding

October 5, 2020

Schieldt Wedding

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Our phones have come a long way. When I got married smart phones were not invented yet (promise I’m not that old). In fact, we had disposable cameras on each table at our reception (okay, I’m dating myself here). But now, in 2020, when you go to a wedding- almost everybody has their smart phone […]

Tips, Wedding

May 22, 2020

Wedding Unplugged