Category archives: Blog

Food & Lifestyle Photo Shoot | Lauren-Claire | Denver

Food & Lifestyle Photo Shoot | Lauren-Claire | Denver
Lauren-Claire creates and prepares beautiful, vibrant and nourishing meals for busy clients.   She spends hours at farmers markets, hand-picking high quality organic foods to create personal, genuine and colorful meals.  She needed some photos for her website, Seed Nourishment, and she wanted the images to convey this high vibration, personal and loving touch she give[...]

Portrait Session | Dawn | Boulder, Colorado

Portrait Session | Dawn | Boulder, Colorado
My inspiration has always been how a photograph can stop a moment in time.    I have ideas of what I want to capture, but 95% of the time I don’t actually get that.   The idea evolves and the image begins to open up to something completely beyond what I expected.   There is a challenge to create movement, sometimes  showing what the naked eye cannot see. I have lea[...]

Why you need a great headshot?

Why you need a great headshot?
Making a strong first impression is key to success.  According to recent research, that first impression can take as little as 1/10 of a second.   We’ve been told when we’re young, “Don’t judge a book by its cover,”  but unfortunately that goes out the window with your headshot in today’s online world.   First impressions really, really DO count. We all have an onl[...]

Senior Portraits | Marie | Boulder

Senior Portraits | Marie | Boulder
Marie was graduating from CU and called me last minute for senior portraits.    We met around Walnut Street and then moved locations to CU and Chautaquaua.    As the shoot progressed, I could see her confidence emerge and a true radiance came out in every pose.   Marie was a delight to work with, a true beauty!    Congratualations Marie and all the best! [...]

Boulder Yoga Portraits | Elaine

Boulder Yoga Portraits | Elaine
Elaine struck me by her beautiful green eyes and grace, but she also had a depth and integrity filled with mystery.   She is an artist and yoga teacher excited about going into the unknown.  We had a lot in common and I felt like I met a long lost friend.  Together we collaborated to compose shots around old farm equipment, barns, huge trees and ponds.   The clouds we[...]

Wedding Portraits | Larsson and Maggie | Boulder Reservoir

Wedding Portraits | Larsson and Maggie | Boulder Reservoir
When I first met Maggie, her energy and radiance blew me away, her magnetic smile was contagious.   I was incredibly honored when she asked me to capture the love she shares with Larsson on their special day.     The Boulder Reservoir was the perfect backdrop and their sweet dog, Sophie, joined in the fun.   Congratulations and All the Best to you, Maggie and Larsson![...]

Portrait Session | Uyen | Boulder Colorado | Hawaii

Portrait Session | Uyen | Boulder Colorado | Hawaii
I truly believe that people come into our life for a reason.   Some may stay in your life for a while, some for a brief second, but there is a reason they come into your life. Uyen lives in Berkley, California and she found my photography through my trail/nature blog TheTrailGirl.com.  She saw how I took self portraits in beautiful locations and wanted me to take h[...]

Boulder Yoga Photography | Taylor | Boulder Creek

Boulder Yoga Photography | Taylor | Boulder Creek
I met this stunning young lady at a SUP Yoga Teacher Training at the Boulder Reservoir.  Taylor had a determined and focused look in her eye, yet the flexibility to quickly switch into hilarious and fun mode.  I met this stunning young lady at a SUP Yoga Teacher Training in Boulder.   Taylor made the task of doing yoga on a paddle board effortless and graceful while w[...]

Boulder Senior Photography | Rae | Boulder Library

Boulder Senior Photography | Rae | Boulder Library
The weather was cloudy and rainy, but when our photo shoot rolled around, Rae brought with her rays of sunshine, a gorgeous smile and the clouds parted. I discovered she wants to study aerospace engineering and design robots for use in space.    She is a leader of the Boulder High Robotics team, started the Dungeons and Dragons club, and she spends most of her time[...]

Denver Model and Portrait Photography | Duncan |

Denver Model and Portrait Photography | Duncan |
"As soon as a camera is jammed in someone’s face, they will do one of these four things: 1.  Own it, 2. Pose, 3. Diminish,  or 4. Avoid.”  - Peter Hurley. Duncan came into the studio with a whirlwind of energy, a dynamic force of range and control.  He not only  “owned it” but he rocked it!