What We Do

Every year we help a select number of couples envision their perfect elopement and carry-out their inspiration in a stress-free way. Then we join them for the day to capture the entire experience in an authentic way that reflects their personality, their story, and their marriage.

- We help identify your dream elopement.
- We share all of our favorite location ideas.
- We create timelines and help you find the best vendors.
- We help you figure out all the logistics
- We answer any questions you have along the way so you can feel confident about your decisions.
- And then we document with photo and video content that allows you to step back into that day any time.


We love helping couples celebrate their love in a way that’s unique to them, and when a couple chooses to work with us they’re not just getting a photographer or a videographer. They’re getting help with every phase of planning from popping the question to popping champagne.

"From the moment we did our first Zoom call to the last wrap-up emails, everything they did made us comfortable. Their approach was focused on creating moments for the two of us to be us -- happy, laughing, enjoying the moment 

Samantha & Mike

"Rose and fireflies dancing in the spiderwebs. Talking for hours and dozing off with the tv on. The record skips a few times and we pick a new song to fall asleep to. Morning coffee, a few minutes late to work"

Client's Name, 2018.

"The magical hour between dawn and morning, the fog in the air and the dew on the grass. The slow hum of traffic and the cool breeze that signify the joy of a new day."

Client's Name, 2018.

Client's Name, 2018.

"Walking through the woods feeling that crisp air as magical light of dawn sets in. Flowers, trees, greenery surrounding us. Music playing softly in the distance and we choose to sleep just a little longer."

How Many Guests Should We Have?
This is such a personal preference. The beauty of an elopement is the intimacy and flexibility it provides. The more guests, the less intimacy and the less flexibility (if you are hiking to a location with 10 people it will be more difficult to pivot plans if needed).

Do We Need an Officiant?
Totally up to you! Colorado is a state that allows couples to self solemnize (officiate your own wedding! How rad is that?!), so legally you don’t have to have an ordained officiant. Each member of our team is an ordained officiant (thank you Universal Life Church!) so we would be over the moon stoked to officiate your wedding if that feels like more your style.

What’s the best time of day for an elopement?
Generally speaking, 1-2 hours after sunrise and 1-2 hours before sunset are considered “golden hours” for photo and video. We like to encourage our couples to consider lighting in their timeline. We will help you create a timeline for your elopement that is just right for you.

What’s the best time of year for an elopement?
Anytime. All the times. Every time. Seriously, in a place as stunning as Colorado how on EARTH could we pick a favorite time of year? The vibrant yellow aspen leaves clapping to your vows in the Fall? Love it. The icy quiet of an alpine lake in the winter? Sign us up. The waterfalls running freely as the hills turn green in the Spring? Yes please. Wildflowers and sunshine in the Summer? ALSO YES. See what we mean? You literally can’t go wrong.

Do we need to consider elevation?
If you’re eloping at high altitude and you are traveling to your wedding from a lower altitude, this is definitely something worth considering in your planning. Not being acclimated to altitude can cause altitude sickness. Drink LOTS of water (way more than you think you need), apply extra sunscreen, and consider staying at a halfway altitude for a day or two before your elopement to give yourself time to acclimate.

What do we wear?
Layers... There’s a saying in Colorado that goes “if you don’t like the weather, just wait 5 minutes”. We LOVE it, because we are never ever bored… but it does require a little more preparation. We suggest bringing layers that are easy to take on and off and that would keep you comfortable if the temps dropped 25 degrees or the wind picked up.

Appropriate hiking shoes... Is there ANYTHING cuter or more badass looking than wedding attire paired with hiking boots?! We haven’t found it yet. We find hiking shoes to be the perfect pairing with your awesome dress or tux… and we find that couples prefer to not end up with bloody feet on their wedding day. Oozy blisters totally kill the vibe.

What’s the deal with permits?
The permit systems helps to protect and preserve some of the more highly trafficked locations, as well as funds the state and county governments who work hard to maintain them (That bathroom you get to use during your hike? Thank you parks service!!). Pulling the appropriate permit for a location is so important. It’s also a service that we provide to all of our couples (because, ya know, governments can be tricky and we’ve done it hundreds of times).

Environmental Stewardship:
When we are in nature, we believe that we are visiting someone else's home. The wilderness belongs to the animals and plants that live there - we are just passing through - so our aim is to always leave places better than we found them. The Leave No Trace Principles are a really concise, beautiful template for what conscious wandering should look like.

How and when will we receive our images?
This is how we feel about waiting for things we are excited about :-( Don’t love it. Since this is our full time gig <this is how we feel about that :-) > we get to focus solely on giving our couples the kind of experience that we would want to have. This means that our delivery timeline is supa supa lightning fast. You’ll get sneak peeks within a week after your elopement and your full gallery/ video within 4 weeks. Whew! We told you it was fast.

Does it cost extra to have you travel?
We are based in Colorado (what. a. dream.) and we don’t charge travel for elopements in our home state. We have a flat $1500 travel fee for elopements anywhere in the continental United States outside of Colorado.

Frequently asked

Generally speaking, 1-2 hours after sunrise and 1-2 hours before sunset are considered “golden hours” for photo and video. We like to encourage our couples to consider lighting in their timeline. We will help you create a timeline for your elopement that is just right for you.

What’s the best time of day for an elopement?

Totally up to you! Colorado is a state that allows couples to self solemnize (officiate your own wedding! How rad is that?!), so legally you don’t have to have an ordained officiant. Each member of our team is an ordained officiant (thank you Universal Life Church!) so we would be over the moon stoked to officiate your wedding if that feels like more your style. 

Do We Need an Officiant?

This is such a personal preference. The beauty of an elopement is the intimacy and flexibility it provides. The more guests, the less intimacy and the less flexibility (if you are hiking to a location with 10 people it will be more difficult to pivot plans if needed).


How Many Guests Should We Have?

Layers... There’s a saying in Colorado that goes “if you don’t like the weather, just wait 5 minutes”. We LOVE it, because we are never ever bored… but it does require a little more preparation. We suggest bringing layers that are easy to take on and off and that would keep you comfortable if the temps dropped 25 degrees or the wind picked up.
Appropriate hiking shoes

Is there ANYTHING cuter or more badass looking than wedding attire paired with hiking boots?! We haven’t found it yet. We find hiking shoes to be the perfect pairing with your awesome dress or tux… and we find that couples prefer to not end up with bloody feet on their wedding day. Oozy blisters totally kill the vibe.

What do we wear?

If you’re eloping at high altitude and you are traveling to your wedding from a lower altitude, this is definitely something worth considering in your planning. Not being acclimated to altitude can cause altitude sickness. Drink LOTS of water (way more than you think you need), apply extra sunscreen, and consider staying at a halfway altitude for a day or two before your elopement to give yourself time to acclimate.

Do we need to consider elevation?

Anytime. All the times. Every time. Seriously, in a place as stunning as Colorado how on EARTH could we pick a favorite time of year? The vibrant yellow aspen leaves clapping to your vows in the Fall? Love it. The icy quiet of an alpine lake in the winter? Sign us up. The waterfalls running freely as the hills turn green in the Spring? Yes please. Wildflowers and sunshine in the Summer? ALSO YES. See what we mean? You literally can’t go wrong.

What's the best time of year for an elopement?

The permit systems helps to protect and preserve some of the more highly trafficked locations, as well as funds the state and county governments who work hard to maintain them (That bathroom you get to use during your hike? Thank you parks service!!). Pulling the appropriate permit for a location is so important. It’s also a service that we provide to all of our couples (because, ya know, governments can be tricky and we’ve done it hundreds of times).

What’s the deal with permits?

When we are in nature, we believe that we are visiting someone else's home. The wilderness belongs to the animals and plants that live there - we are just passing through - so our aim is to always leave places better than we found them. The Leave No Trace Principles are a really concise, beautiful template for what conscious wandering should look like.

How Do You Limit Your Environmental Impact?

This is how we feel about waiting for things we are excited about :-( Don’t love it. Since this is our full time gig <this is how we feel about that :-) > we get to focus solely on giving our couples the kind of experience that we would want to have. This means that our delivery timeline is supa supa lightning fast. You’ll get sneak peeks within a week after your elopement and your full gallery/ video within 4 weeks. Whew! We told you it was fast.

How and when will we receive our images?

We are based in Colorado (what. a. dream.) and we don’t charge travel for elopements in our home state. We have a flat $1500 travel fee for elopements anywhere in the continental United States outside of Colorado.

Does it cost extra to have you travel?

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