All posts tagged Chautauqua Park Wedding

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. 4): Portraits

How to Shoot a Wedding (Pt. 4): Portraits

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. 1): Setting the Scene

How to Shoot a Wedding (Pt. 1): Setting the Scene

In our new 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…
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Two Wedding Photographers or One?

Two Wedding Photographers or One?

It’s one of the most prevalent questions you’ll have while researching:  Should I have two wedding photographers or one? When hiring a wedding photographer, make sure to ask if they’ll be bringing along a second shooter.  This is a necessary luxury for several reasons. Continue reading →

Why Is Wedding Photography So Expensive? (Part Two)

Why Is Wedding Photography So Expensive? (Part Two)

If you haven’t already done so, please click here to read part one.

…Whew! Smooth sailing from here on out, right?

Wrong!

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6 Reasons to Have an Unplugged Wedding

6 Reasons to Have an Unplugged Wedding

With the technological advances of the past decade, the means to photograph digitally have been made available to everyone, and at a reasonable price. Be it a consumer-grade SLR, a compact point and shoot, or an iPhone or iPad, we can all snap pictures whenever a photo-op presents itself. Continue reading →

10 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Wedding Photographer

10 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Wedding Photographer

It’s wedding planning season again and, if you’re getting married in 2016 (or 2017 for you early birds out there), you’re probably meeting with a bunch of vendors right now. Lots of decisions need to be made in the coming weeks/months and choosing your photographer is definitely one of the most important. So what are the most essential questions to ask when hiring a wedding photographer? Read on to find out.

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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 →

An Ode to Colorado Weather

An Ode to Colorado Weather

There’s a reason I start most wedding blog posts off by talking about the elements. If you live in Colorado, you know it already….we get some crazy weather! Looking back on the warm winter we had and witnessing this spring’s thundersnow has got me thinking about all the different weather conditions we’ve experienced while photographing.

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Chautauqua Park Wedding

Chautauqua Park Wedding

Posted by / September 22, 2013 / Categories: Mountain, Rustic, Weddings / Tags: , , / -

Well, we’ve had quite the week and a half here in Colorado.  In case you haven’t heard (or been affected by it), many areas of Colorado received record-breaking rainfall over the course of just a few days.  For a dry state like Colorado, this amount of rain resulted in flood conditions in many parts of the state.  We count ourselves lucky to have been relatively unaffected by the flooding, but our thoughts are with those who are now rebuilding their homes and communities. Continue reading →