All posts tagged J. La Plante Photo

Rustic Colorado Barn Wedding

Rustic Colorado Barn Wedding

This weekend, we had the chance to hang out again with a wonderful couple in an absolutely jaw-dropping location. Seanee and Jeremy’s rustic Colorado barn wedding at Wiens Ranch in Sedalia was quintessentially American: the bride was a nurse, the groom was a fireman, and they were surrounded by friends and family on a beautiful horse ranch–with perfect weather to boot! Continue reading →

Standley Lake Wedding

Standley Lake Wedding

The summer wedding season rolled on this weekend with Cheri and Pete’s Standley Lake wedding in Westminster, followed by a backyard reception at the newlyweds’ nearby residence. Continue reading →

Twin Lakes Wedding

Twin Lakes Wedding

If you’re headed to Aspen in the summertime during the handful of months the Independence Pass is open, you’ll find yourself passing through Twin Lakes. This little town is big on awe-inspiring views and was the setting for Lorena and Drew’s Twin Lakes wedding this past weekend. Continue reading →

Greenbriar Inn Wedding

Greenbriar Inn Wedding

This weekend we had the opportunity to return to one of our favorite Boulder venues for yet another beautiful Greenbriar Inn wedding. But first, Maricarmen and Landon met us at Buckingham Park for a pre-wedding photo shoot that started with their first look and included a rather heroic wedding party. Continue reading →

Red Rocks Engagement

Red Rocks Engagement

Last night, we returned to Red Rocks Amphitheatre for another engagement shoot with Jessica and Ryan. Even though the weather threatened rain all evening, all we had were some dramatic clouds and a rainbow. With views of both the mountains and Denver (not to mention plenty of rocks, which Jessica – a geologist – really appreciated), Red Rocks turned out to be the perfect place for us to spend a couple hours taking photos. Continue reading →

Dunafon Castle Wedding

Dunafon Castle Wedding

We kicked off the summer wedding season this weekend by returning to one of the most picturesque venues in Colorado for Ashley & Nick’s Dunafon Castle wedding. The couple chose this spectacular spot to share their love of Colorado (and each other!) with their friends and family. Continue reading →

6 Things to Look for in Your Wedding Photography Contract

6 Things to Look for in Your Wedding Photography Contract

So you’ve found your perfect photographer and want to hire him or her for your big day.  Inevitably, the next step will be to sign a contract.  For many of us, this can be a little intimidating; we can’t all be lawyers!  But you do need to inform yourself before putting your pen to that paper.  Continue reading →

Anatomy of a Photograph:  The Arrest

Anatomy of a Photograph: The Arrest

In each installment of our educational blog series, Anatomy of a Photograph, we’ll be breaking down exactly what went into making one of our trickiest wedding photos. From conception to composition, equipment to camera settings; subject to lighting, you’ll find out exactly what it takes to be a professional wedding photographer.   Continue reading →

Best of 2013

Best of 2013

It was another busy year for us photographing weddings (and engagements) here in Colorado.  We were lucky enough to shoot in some of the Centennial State’s most iconic venues, from Aspen’s majestic Maroon Bells to Evergreen’s historic Brook Forest Inn to Morrison’s famous Red Rocks Amphitheater.  Here’s a look back at some of my favorite images from 2013. Continue reading →