All posts tagged Brook Forest Inn Wedding

Should We Do A First Look?

Should We Do A First Look?

Throughout the wedding planning process, there are a ton of decisions that need to be made. Should we get married in the mountains or the city? Do we hire a DJ or a band? What should we serve for dinner? Which song will we play for our first dance? But one question you may not have considered yet is “should we do a first look?” Continue reading →

How to Shoot a Wedding (Pt. 7): Bridal Party

How to Shoot a Wedding (Pt. 7): Bridal Party

In this blog series, How to Shoot a Wedding, we’ll be exploring, one by one, all of the “must haves” that need to be captured throughout the wedding day to create a well-rounded shoot. We’ll discuss the reasons each is important, examine some common challenges wedding photographers face in these situations (and how to overcome them), and provide a few insider tips for how to shoot like a professional. So grab your camera bag and let’s dive in… Continue reading →

How to Shoot a Wedding (Pt. 6): Family Photos

How to Shoot a Wedding (Pt. 6): Family Photos

In this blog series, How to Shoot a Wedding, we’ll be exploring, one by one, all of the “must haves” that need to be captured throughout the wedding day to create a well-rounded shoot. We’ll discuss the reasons each is important, examine some common challenges wedding photographers face in these situations (and how to overcome them), and provide a few insider tips for how to shoot like a professional. So grab your camera bag and let’s dive in… Continue reading →

How to Shoot a Wedding (Pt. 5): The Ceremony

How to Shoot a Wedding (Pt. 5): The Ceremony

In this blog series, How to Shoot a Wedding, we’ll be exploring, one by one, all of the “must haves” that need to be captured throughout the wedding day to create a well-rounded shoot. We’ll discuss the reasons each is important, examine some common challenges wedding photographers face in these situations (and how to overcome them), and provide a few insider tips for how to shoot like a professional. So grab your camera bag and let’s dive in… Continue reading →

How to Shoot a Wedding (Pt. 2): Getting Ready

How to Shoot a Wedding (Pt. 2): Getting Ready

In this blog series, How to Shoot a Wedding, we’ll be exploring, one by one, all of the “must haves” that need to be captured throughout the wedding day to create a well-rounded shoot. We’ll discuss the reasons each is important, examine some common challenges wedding photographers face in these situations (and how to overcome them), and provide a few insider tips for how to shoot like a professional. So grab your camera bag and let’s dive in… Continue reading →

The Reality of DIY Projects

The Reality of DIY Projects

We asked LaTasha Baldwin from Little Details, LLC, to share her expert perspective on DIY wedding projects. LaTasha has over 18 years of event planning experience and has seen it all. Read on if you’re considering DIY for your wedding… Continue reading →

Best of 2015

Best of 2015

As we move into the new year, it’s time again to take a look back at some of our favorite photos from the past 12 months. 2015 was a great year for us with lots of travel: we ventured to the East Coast for a rustic wedding in Ogunquit, Maine, shot an elopement at Detroit’s majestic Fox Theatre, and returned to the awe-inspiring Maroon Bells in Aspen, a wedding which coincided with the first “Supermoon” eclipse since 1982. We also had the honor of photographing our first ever weddings at Copper Mountain Ski Resort, Spruce Mountain Ranch in Sedalia, and Black Canyon Inn in Estes Park. All in all, it was a spectacular year for us and we look forward to what 2016 has in store! Continue reading →

How to be Comfortable in Front of the Camera

How to be Comfortable in Front of the Camera

Some people are natural extroverts who love the limelight. The vast majority of us, however, can be a little self-consciousness in front of the camera. So what can you, the bride and groom, do to help calm the nerves before your wedding and be comfortable in front of the camera? Well, lots of things. Continue reading →

Brook Forest Inn Wedding

Brook Forest Inn Wedding

We first met Yvette and Josh at Seanee and Jeremy’s wedding last summer (Josh and Seanee are twins). Seanee had hinted a couple of times that Josh was about to propose, so we were very excited when they contacted us to see if we’d photograph their wedding Brook Forest Inn wedding. Not only was it in a beautiful historic venue, but knowing half of the family already, we knew it was going to be a great party. Continue reading →