I met Chloe and Alex when I photographed them for their engagement. I got to travel back to Fort Collins, which brought back some good memories of going up there for graduate school a few years back. I met them at the coffee shop I used to stop at and then we headed to the… Continue reading Warm Hearts and A Lovely Winter Wedding
Lauren and I had been in touch over the years via social media because of our similar hearts for photography, human trafficking issues, and Uganda. She contacted me about photographing her secret and small wedding ceremony at the beautiful Glen Eyrie Castle in Colorado Springs. I was so excited for the opportunity as I knew it… Continue reading Between the shadow and the soul : A Sweet Colorado Elopement
Today’s the day! Graham and Maggie are getting married! They are such wonderful people. I first talked to Maggie on the phone while I was in Hawaii shortly after my mom passed away. She had been looking for a wedding photographer and was referred to me from a photographer friend of mine. It was so… Continue reading Graham and Maggie / A beloved Engagement in the Mountains
“I do not love you as if you were salt-rose, or topaz, or the arrow of carnations the fire shoots off. I love you as certain dark things are to be loved, in secret, between the shadow and the soul. I love you as the plant that never blooms but carries in itself the light… Continue reading Between the shadow and the soul / a beloved engagement session
I know I haven’t posted many sessions lately…and my website is currently down…not the best business plan for a photographer, I know. After all the adoption stuff went down in the winter, my mom suddenly and unexpectedly passed away in her home down the street from us. I’ll be sharing more about that heart-breaking loss… Continue reading Time for some photographs…
Adam and Michelle are two new friends that I met this year at our church. Adam told me a few weeks ago that he was planning to surprise Michelle and propose a little early (they had talked about getting engaged sometime this year). He wanted to know if I could hide out and photograph him proposing,… Continue reading A Sweet Colorado Proposal + Beloved Session
Guess what? Even if you don’t have a special “Valentine” today…YOU ARE LOVED. Although my husband and I don’t usually make a big deal of Valentine’s Day, I can see why it exists, and why it really is important for people. I think that it really shows us the longing that each human being has… Continue reading You are loved.