Planning Your Last High School Semester

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For seniors, the number of days in the halls of your high school are coming to a close. It can feel like time is both flying by and crawling at a snail’s pace depending on the day, but no matter what it feels like, the semester will be over before you know it and you’ll be heading out into the world as a high school... Read More

Resolutions for a Happier Outlook in 2020

Whether you were fully ready to leave the dumpster fire that was 2019 in the past or you’re just looking for a refresher on what was a pretty awesome year for you, 2020 just started and that makes it the perfect time to create and implement resolutions. If you’re not entirely sure what you want 2020 to look like, here are some suggestions to create... Read More

Affordable Gifts for Shutterbugs

With the holidays just a few weeks away, it’s the perfect time to wrap up your shopping! As your Denver photographers, we have some great shutterbug gift ideas that are a little more affordable than a new lens or a new camera altogether, consider these options. Personalized Camera Strap Camera straps are a DSLR lover’s best friend, and a necessity for any photographer who wants... Read More

Tried and True Thanksgiving Traditions

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Thanksgiving’s next week and as we’re putting the final touches on our own family plans, we’ve been thinking a lot about traditions. We love that holidays look so different from household to household, but that some traditions manage to find their way into the cultural fabric of how a holiday is celebrated. So today, as we’re prepping our Thankful For lists and finalizing the menus... Read More

Are the iPhone 11 Cameras Really That Great?

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Another season, another new iPhone with new features and – 3 cameras? As you Denver photographer, we love the power smartphones give people to capture memories wherever they are by carrying a camera in their pocket, but when we’re looking at a phone with three lenses on the back we have to wonder, is it really all it’s cracked up to be? Here are a... Read More

Why We Love Family Photo Sessions

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We offer a wide variety of photo services here at Monty Nuss, and we love each of them for different reasons. But there has always been something special about our family photography sessions that leaves us with a smile on our faces all day long. Family photos are their own kind of magic, and when we tried to distill that down into something simple, this... Read More

Using Instagram Stories

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Instagram stories are pretty much an integrated part of our lives at this point. We see them every day, we interact with them, and they’re a great way to stay caught up with our friends, families, and favorite influencers. But how can you take your Instagram stories to the next level? How can you make your Instagram stories the ones that get watched over and... Read More

Making the Most of Fall Photos

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Everybody loves fall, and fall in Colorado is something extra special, but when you think about your fall photos, whether it’s a family session, a portrait session, or something else, there are a number of things to consider. Here are our tips on making the most of your fall family photography session. Timing We talked about this last month, but it still stands. Everyone loves... Read More

Catching Fall Colors In Your Family Photos

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School just started and the temperatures are still Dog Days of Summer hot, but we all know how quickly that can change in Colorado. And when it changes, families start scrambling for fall family photos with the stunning Colorado colors. We get it, the colors are gorgeous and so worth capturing. But managing to get a session in at the peak of the colors does... Read More

Make Those Summer Memories Last

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Lasting Summer Memories The summer of senior year is an exciting and emotional time for many high schoolers. It’s the end of an era, in one way, and the beginning of a new chapter you’ve been eagerly awaiting in other ways. But even if you’re more than ready to charge forward into your post-high school life with confidence and a plan, there are still some... Read More