#HealthiestCO

Since September I’ve had the great privilege and honor to travel with The Colorado Health Foundation on their statewide listening tour. I’ve accompanied them on 5 tours, meeting people from roughly 40 Colorado counties. In two weeks, the tours pick up again, and we’ll head to the Plains. I’ve learned a lot about this great more »

Newborn Photography

My approach to newborn photography is a little different than the thousands of images you’d see on Pinterest. I do not prop babies up in unnatural positions. Nor do I use an excessive amount of props. I photograph the baby, and parents, in their home. With a beloved stuffed animal, a handmade quilt and the more »

Christmastime Proposal!

Three weeks ago I had the great privilege to document a live proposal in Riverside Park, Salida! It was quite cold and dark. I waited around the park for 30 minutes, photographing Christmas trees in Holiday Park until I spied the couple. I had never met them, but I was sent a photo of the two from more »

Mr. & Mrs. Winkler!

Texan couple Misty and Dustin decided on a Salida ceremony, next to the Arkansas River. They wanted it brief before they eloped to enjoy the mountains. The always eccentric Forrest Whitman with Weddings Your Way performed the ceremony. Misty and Dustin had two friends, and their two children as witnesses. It was a simple, beautiful more »

Mr. & Mrs. LaPointe!

Christyn and Tim married at the Surf Chateau Hotel in Buena Vista Aug. 29 2015. Christyn decided she wanted to get married in South Main, Buena Vista months ago when she visited with family. The band she heard that night, The Haunted Windchimes, she hired to play their reception – on the same stage. In more »

Mr. & Mrs. Padilla!

(Welp, I’ve been a bit distracted as of late.. but I’m back on track blogging from my weddings last year!) Mario and Halie exchanged vows at the Salida SteamPlant Event Center Aug. 1. (Colorado Day!) Halie was a bridesmaid in a wedding I photographed at Old Cow Town in 2014. (How fun!) Mario and Halie met in high school, more »