Photo Editing Apps for Your Phone

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Favorite Photo Editing Apps When you’re taking selfies, or snapping shots for Instagram, sometimes the editing tools available to you within the app just don’t cut it to achieve the final look you want for your feed. Thankfully, there are a whole host of photo editing apps out there that you can download with just a couple of taps (and occasionally a small price tag)... Read More

Celebrating Grandma and Grandpa

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Grandma and Grandpa Ideas Grandparents. So often they are the hardest to shop for. It’s easy to give up, not knowing what on earth they could need or want, but if you’re stumped and your elderly loved ones have a celebration coming up (or you simply want to let them know you’ve been thinking about them – grandparents love that kind of stuff) consider a... Read More

Destress the Holidays

Destress the Holidays

As pleasant and full of joy as the holidays can be, they can also be extremely stressful. There’s a hundred things on the to-do list at any given moment, plus the added pressure of seeing family you don’t get to see very often. If you’re not careful, the stress can outweigh the good stuff, so how do you keep the scales from tipping toward the... Read More

Why Holidays are Perfect for Family Sessions

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Holiday Family Photos With the holiday season creeping up, many are planning for their annual family photography sessions. Others may be scratching their heads wondering what might make a good gift for the mom/grandma/aunt/uncle/papa who just seems to have it all. Some may be wondering what all the fuss is with holiday family photos this time of year anyway. If you fall in the second... Read More

Throwing the Best Halloween Party Ever

Halloween Party Tips

Halloween Party Tips Halloween, like family photography season, is coming up fast (is it wrong to start celebrating as soon as the calendar turns over to October? If it is, we’re not sure we want to be right), and we are already getting ready to throw the best Halloween bashes. If you, like us, are counting down the days until it’s entirely appropriate to share... Read More

Family Photos What To Wear

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With school getting back into swing and fall colors taking over the landscape here in Colorado, family photography season is coming back around, and we couldn’t be more excited. We love having the opportunity to capture you and your family as they are right now, and give you lasting memories with the portraits we take. As can be expected, we often get a lot of... Read More

How to Avoid Social Media Regret

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In case you haven’t noticed (we’re sure you have), social media isn’t going anywhere any time soon. It’s a daily part of most people’s lives these days, and that’s even truer in high school. Between Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and a hundred other apps, there’s a lot to keep up with, a lot to pay attention to, and a lot of interaction going on with every... Read More

Class of 2019 Set Yourself Up for Success

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Senior Year Tips It’s time to get back into the classroom and get to learning again! For incoming seniors, this is a big year. It can be easy to get distracted by the light at the end of that high school tunnel, but that doesn’t mean you should stop caring now and coast through graduation. You’ve worked hard to get to where you are, and... Read More

Monty Nuss Reaching for the Stars

On Thursday, June 14th, we had the pleasure of attending The Foundation for Douglas County School’s Reach for the Stars event at Cherokee Ranch and Castle. It was an “out of this world” experience as we made a contribution to a Digital StarLab, a state-of-the-art immersive planetarium. The planetarium will travel from school to school, impacting thousands of curious minds across the district each year.... Read More

Planning College Tours

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With school right around the corner again, for many incoming juniors and seniors, thoughts of college loom on the horizon. And, if you are senior, we also know you are planning your senior pictures (remember some yearbook deadlines are as early as late August or September). Whether it’s your first or your seventh, you’re probably planning those college tours now more than ever. If you... Read More