All posts tagged J. La Plante Photo

5 Unique First Dance Song Ideas

5 Unique First Dance Song Ideas

After sitting through your 57th rendition of K-Ci and JoJo’s “All My Life,” it’s hard not to become a bit contemplative. With all the good music out there, why do so many couples dance to the same seven or eight hackneyed songs? Because it’s what you’re supposed to do, right?

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Anatomy of a Photograph:  The Bear Mask

Anatomy of a Photograph: The Bear Mask

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 →

Anatmony of a Photograph:  Jumping Bridal Party

Anatmony of a Photograph: Jumping Bridal Party

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 →

Anatomy of a Photograph:  Greek Orthodox

Anatomy of a Photograph: Greek Orthodox

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 →

Michigan Wedding in Adrian

Michigan Wedding in Adrian

Jesse and I were on the road for last weekend’s wedding. Courtney, one of Jesse’s high school classmates, was getting married to her boyfriend of nine years, Bret, in Adrian, Michigan. What better reason for a road trip? Continue reading →

Greek Orthodox Church / Stonebrook Manor Wedding

Greek Orthodox Church / Stonebrook Manor Wedding

Laila and Lewis couldn’t have asked for a more perfect day for their Stonebrook Manor wedding. Fall doesn’t last long here and, considering we had snow earlier in the week, the combination of crisp fall air and warm Colorado sun was truly good fortune. Continue reading →

Hotel Boulderado Wedding

Hotel Boulderado Wedding

Holly and Jen’s wedding was all set to go at the Stanley Hotel in Estes Park until our torrential mid-September rains washed out the most direct route into town. But with some quick thinking and a lot of help from the coordinators, they were able to relocate from one historic hotel to another for their Hotel Boulderado wedding. Continue reading →

Sloan’s Lake Park Engagement

Sloan’s Lake Park Engagement

It’s rare to find a spot in Denver that has a great view of both the city and the mountains, but Sloan’s Lake Park offers it all, which made it the perfect spot for Jenifer and Karl’s engagement photos last Thursday. With the warm afternoon sun, a variety of photogenic locations, and an energetic couple, I consider the shoot a success. Continue reading →

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 →

Rembrandt Yard Wedding

Rembrandt Yard Wedding

On Sunday, we headed back to the Front Range for the second event of the weekend, a Rembrandt Yard wedding, at an art gallery in the heart of downtown Boulder, directly across the street from the Hotel Boulderado. Continue reading →