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Mountain maternity photos :: Denver maternity photographer

This family is amazing. We spent most of our Saturday together and it was so great. I love really getting to know my clients and it’s our 4th shoot together. I photographed them when they were

Kelly + Wade :: Denver maternity photographer

Ahh this session was so fun. I love these happy, dreamy photos. I can’t wait to meet that little girl. I hope to photograph her, when she’s old enough, in those awesome shoes, too.

Melissa + Tyler :: Denver maternity photos

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April + Matthew :: Denver maternity photographer

These two are already new parents to their sweet little Lily but we took some photos before she came. Here are some of April’s maternity photos we took at Mount Falcon.   Denver maternity

Amber’s Ohio Maternity session

When your childhood best friend is pregnant you go home to Ohio and take maternity photos. We found corn fields, went to a park where we used to sled ride, and the pond near her house. And it was

Brooke’s mountain maternity session :: Denver maternity photographer

Brooke and Matt met me at Mount Falcon Park on a rainy, ominous day. We weren’t sure if we should go ahead with the shoot but we went for it anyway. It turned out to be magical at the end when

Hallie’s maternity photos :: Cherry Hills maternity photographer

I am in love with these photos. Hallie emailed saying she was inspired by Hilary-Jane’s maternity session. She ordered a flower crown from Ladybird Poppy and she found the cutest crop top to

Claire’s maternity session :: Evergreen maternity photographer

….plus her husband 😉 We met in Evergreen for this gorgeous session. Claire showed off her baby bump in the perfect pink dress.  

Nela + Justin :: Colorado Maternity photos

Nela said she had chosen me to take her photos not only because of my work but because I of my Czech last name, which means soup. She’s from the Czech Republic and has found her way to

Hilary Jane indoor maternity session

I met Hilary Jane pretty as soon as I moved to Denver 6.5 years ago. I’ve photographed most of her big life milestones and she’s always been willing to be a model. When she told me she

Denver maternity photography

Julie, Jeff, and I met as the sun was coming up at a park for a gorgeous sunrise session. I don’t think any of us were particularly happy about being up before the sun but the early

Kara + Erich are expecting! :: Morrison maternity photographer

I can’t get enough of warm winter days where everything seems to glow. That’s exactly what Kara does, she glows. She’s so gorgeous and just looks so happy waiting for her little

Rebecca + Paul :: Denver maternity photography

The makings of a great maternity session:   – a beautiful day – rolling foothill backdrop – an outfit change – your significant other – adorable little

Sarah + Collin are expecting! :: Denver maternity photography

This is going to be a long post full of pretty photos. I couldn’t get enough of this session – the light, Sarah’s beautiful outfits, her flower crown, the buttery light, some Fall

Therese + Garett are expecting :: Downtown Denver maternity photographer

I’ve known this couple for about 3 years and I was so excited to find out they were expecting their first baby. I had to photograph them. We wandered around downtown and into Union Station. The

Cheath + Joey are expecting! :: Denver maternity photographer

Rolling foothills, Red Rocks in the background, and a pretty mama-to-be with her loving husband = perfect little maternity session. Cheath + Joey emailed last minute to have a maternity session. She

Nichole + Nick :: Denver maternity photographer

I grew up with Nichole. For as long as I can remember she wanted to be a mom. She’s always been great with kids and loves them to death. Now, she has her own baby to love on. Getting older is

Melissa + AJ :: Denver maternity photographer

Okay, okay, these two have had the baby already and Melissa gets to have her first real Mother’s Day with her adorable little man, but I had to share this session. We met downtown in Larimer

maternity boudoir photos

Denver maternity boudoir photography

I’m not sure why it took me so long to share these boudoir maternity photos, but gosh, I do think they are beautiful. A pregnant woman still amazes me no matter how many I see/photograph.

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Lindy + Michael are expecting! :: Denver maternity photographer

Lindy + Michael are such sweet people. I can’t wait to watch them grow into being that amazing parents that I know they are going to be. Michael completely adores Lindy and you can see it in

Amy + Joe :: Denver maternity photographer

More summertime maternity sessions to post! I love these photos of Amy + Joe. Do I say that in every post? I probably do. That’s the fun in being behind in blogging, right?

Macy + Ben :: Denver maternity photographer

Yup, I miss summer. That also means I’m completely behind blogging all the work I’ve been doing. It’s funny because we just did the 7 month photos for Macy + Ben’s baby,

Katie + Rob :: Denver maternity photographer

Well, they’ve had their baby but I had to finally share their maternity photos. This was one of my all time favorite maternity sessions. I mentioned maybe using the huge balloons for the

Lyndsey + Mike :: baby bump!

Lyndsey is one adorable pregnant girl! I loved her choices in outfits and accessories. *hint hint* for those who ask 😉 Dresses and form-fitting shirts are GREAT for a maternity session. So, drink her

Jessica + Kahlil = Expecting! :: Denver Maternity Photographer

Jessica + Kahlil called to let me know they were expecting. I was so excited!! I photographed their wedding last June and nothing makes me happier than seeing couples start a family. <3 We

Elayna and her big ole belly published! :: Denver Maternity Photographer

This mama has quickly become when of my best friends. And I love the light that fell on her and her soon-to-be son this day. She’s expecting her second and I can’t wait till she’s

Published! and a quick hello

This site is still in the making but I’ve been photographing newborns, babies, families, and maternity photos for some time now. Have I mentioned I am 1/2 of Love•n•Joy Photography? Weddings