Towards the end of every school year, I begin my search for qualified Colorado senior portrait representatives for the following year. I choose to narrow down the applicants and pick one to two students that I feel best match my goals, personality, and overall feel as a business. These high school senior representatives start by […]

For these Colorado senior pictures, I was lucky enough to hang out with Nico of Legacy High School in Broomfield High School, and his mom a few weeks ago.  We headed to Boulder for some pretty sweet locations that make me feel like a true Colorado Native. This is a really popular spot for senior […]

My little Kennedi. She is our youngest, acts the oldest, and sass is her middle name. Kennedi doesn’t have to try to be authentic. She just is. Her personality that is unlike any six year old I’ve ever met. She plays rough with her brother, but is a kind gentle mamma to her Barbie babies. […]

Want to take a guess as to when the best time to do your photo session is? As a Colorado Family Photographer, I definitely have my favorite times of year,month and day to do your family or portrait session. Best Time of Year. The best time of year to do your family or senior photo […]

I absolutely love being a natural light photographer because it lets my creative soul soar. I get to experiment through trial and error. Be a life-long learner. Bury myself knee-deep technology. I get to fan-girl over the best in the business, travel to some of the most gorgeous spots in Colorado. I also get to […]

7 Tips to Slay Your Portrait Session Everyone wants to slay their portrait session! Many of my clients have the same questions: what should I wear, and what should I do to prepare so that I get the most out of it? I’ve put together this simple list of tips and tricks to make it […]

5 Important Tips For Your Family Photo Session So you’ve booked your family photo session: now here are my top five important tips for Family Photos! It’s my goal to make sure you feel comfortable and confident coming into your session! Help! What do I wear for my family photo session? This is the first […]

I received a Senior session email inquiry from a mom that was interested in doing a session in Boulder for her daughter. I’m pretty quick to resond to my emails, so I emailed her back immediately to answer any questions she had. Within seconds I had an email back stating that the email address couldn’t […]

        I’ve known the McCarthy Family for quite sometime and have been photographing them for about three years. Each year, their photos get better and better as their girls get cuter and cuter. You all know my favorite colors to photograph, right? (Everyone says “Mustard Yellow” in unison} Michele took my advice […]

  Jacob’s mom contacted me to do his senior session back in October. We headed up to Boulder, of course! He really liked the idea of having some older buildings and brick walls so I knew just the place to take him. It was a perfect overcast day so I was super excited. The day […]

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