Colorado Portrait Photographer

FREE Family and Senior Session GIVEAWAY

2016 is going out with a BANG!  Last year I gave away a free family photo session by yours truly and I'd like to do it again!  This time around there will be 2 Winners!  You have a choice of a Family session or a High School Senior Session.

The contest is simple and will run from Dec. 23 through Dec. 31st @ 11:59 pm.  Winners will be announced on January 1st, 2017

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LaRue's First Birthday Cake Smash | Grand Junction Family Photographer

Sweet little LaRue recently turned ONE!  She came to visit me on her birthday and we had our own little cake smash session!  It was so much fun and this cute baby girl makes the greatest faces, she had me laughing the entire time!  I can't wait to watch this little ham grow up!

Smash Cake:  Hello Sugar Cakery, LLC

Happy Birthday LaRue!




The Leitner Family | Grand Junction Family Photographer

Here is a family that has been with me from the very beginning!  I was there for little man Carson's birth story, newborn photos and recently he celebrated his FIRST Birthday!  Nothing warms my heart more than being able to capture all those precious milestones for my families!  I will never grow tired of taking this family's portraits!

Happy birthday Carson!




The Yeager Family | Grand Junction Family Photographer

Meet the Yeager family!  Recently I had the pleasure of photographing this adorable trio, soon to be a quartet!  Mama is expecting another beautiful baby girl in December!  Sister, Kylie, is over the moon excited and anxious for her baby sister to make her appearance.  I too can't wait to meet her!

Congratulations Yeager family!





Chevelle | Wedding Gown Dress Up | Grand Junction Colorado Wedding Photographer

What little girl wouldn't love the chance to play dress up in her mother's wedding gown?  The opportunity to put on a beautiful dress can make a girl feel like such a princess, and what a wonderful keepsake to give your daughter on her wedding day years down the road!

Chevelle and her mother came to my studio and put on her mother's dress.  The moments we captured over the next hour are priceless treasures.

This is a great alternative to a trash the dress session.  So, Brides, SAVE your wedding dress and perhaps one day you will have a daughter to play dress up with!


Don't wait for your child to grow up!  Create these memories now to cherish for years to come!  Contact the studio to schedule a session for your daughter!



Seth + Kelsey | Hotchkiss Colorado Engagement Photographer


Kelsey and Seth are engaged and getting married May 1st, 2015 in Silverthorne Colorado!  I'm sure this will be a celebration that their friends and family won't want to miss!

Over 4th of July weekend I traveled to Hotchkiss, Colorado to the childhood home of Seth for the couple's engagement session.  We had so much fun and couldn't have picked a more beautiful evening for a shoot.  Thanks to the owners of Kuntz Ranch for the use of their property and their vintage Chevy!  It was the perfect touch to an intimate setting.

Congratulations Seth and Kelsey!  Let the wedding planning begin!




Grand Junction Wedding Photographer | Callie + Josh

Backyard country weddings are so much fun!  That's exactly the kind of wedding that Callie and Josh recently celebrated at her parents home up Reeder Mesa.  It was a very warm spring day, so warm in fact that even one of the flower girls decided to strip down during the ceremony!  It was nothing short of adorable!  Callie spent countless hours building up to their big day gathering and creating all of the wonderful handmade decorations.  The weather was splendid, the music was fabulous, the food was delicious and the guests who shared in the celebration brought with them an abundance of love and support.  The day was perfect!  The bride and groom hired us for only a few hours that day but here is a glimpse at the fun that was had!

Josh and Callie's Vendors for the day were:

Music:  Bad Boyz DJ

Flowers:  Country Elegance

Cake & Cupcakes:  Patty's Tiny Cakes

Food:  Family & Friends

Tables, Chairs, Linens:  What's the function Grand Junction

Special thanks to my sidekick Katie Landers Photography!

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Congratulations Josh + Callie!



Sierra | Class of 2015 | Fruita Colorado Senior Photographer

  Sierra is a recent graduate of Fruita Monument High School with a plethora of many talents!  She was a member of the POMS team at FMHS, she loves tennis, fashion design, photography and singing!  I had the pleasure of photographing Sierra at two different sessions as she was one of my Senior model reps and we had so much fun together!  I'm so excited to watch her go out into the world and achieve greatness!

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