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Beautiful family standing on top of Flagstaff Mountain in Boulder for photos.

"Vanessa is not only a very talented photographer but she is really amazing to work with! She creates a fun and relaxed environment and makes everyone feel very at ease in front of the camera. Vanessa is kind, patient and easily pivots to get incredible shots even when little ones aren’t cooperating. We always look forward to working with Vanessa and love the way she captures our family and our kids personalities! Her photos always exceed my expectations and I know I will always cherish them. I highly recommend her!"

- Courtney

Adorable brother and sister during Fall family photo shoot in Colorado.
Happy, cute family laughs during photography session in Colorado.
Cute little girl in purple dress and bow in her hair during family photos in Boulder.
Fall family photos in Colorado with beautiful diverse family.

"Vanessa is so sweet and personable and made our family photos actually fun! We’ve got two wild and crazy little boys that are not easy to photograph and she captured so many sweet moments that I know I will treasure forever. We love the clean simplicity of her style that allows her talent to really shine through. She’s always been so great to work with as well, truly one of the good ones!"

- Krista

Adorable African boy in denim jacket during fall photos in Colorado.
Little boy laughing as his dad tosses him up in the air in Colorado.
Dad hugging his two sons in Colorado during a family photography session. One of his sons is from Ethiopia and the other, who has down syndrome is recently adopted.
Family in black and denim walking through a field with flatirons behind them in Boulder.

"My husband John and I absolutely loved the family photos Vanessa took for us! She made what is typically a stressful, chaotic event, not only enjoyable, but memorable. Vanessa was great with our two young daughters who can be difficult to handle, and she captured each of their personalities while making it a fun experience for them too. We are so lucky we found her and would recommend her for all of your photography needs!"

- Jen

Loving dad hugs his two beautiful daughters with flatirons in the background. NCAR.
Beautiful family with Boulder's flatirons behind them at the National Center for Atmospheric Research property.
Happy and adorable sisters share a hug during their photography session in Colorado.
Gorgeous expecting mom-to-be in winter maternity session in Colorado.

"I can’t say enough great things about Vanessa. She has taken photos for me through multiple very special seasons of life, and I would say that she does so much more than just take photos. She captures the sweetest moments. The photos I have from her are something that I will cherish forever. It can be uncomfortable to be in front of the camera, but Vanessa does the best job of providing just enough prompting to help you feel comfortable, while keeping the photos feeling very natural."

- Megan

Beautiful maternity photo session in the Firesetone Colorado area in snow.
Snowy winter maternity session in Firestone, Frederick Colorado area.
Trendy, stylish winter maternity photo session in the snow in Colorado.
Happy family during fall photo session in Boulder Colorado.

"We had been looking for a photographer to take some Fall family pictures & weren’t having any luck. They were all either really expensive or weeks out before we could get them done. We didn’t really know where to go from there & then my husband remembered that our pastors wife did photography on the side as a hobby & had seen some of her work through some friends. We weren’t wanting anything super elaborate but just a few great shots of our family in the beautiful Colorado outdoors. My husband reached out to Vanessa & she was more then willing & excited to take our photos. Not only that but she got right back with us on three different locations for us to choose from that she felt would be great. Within less than two weeks we had our session booked & pictures taken and WOW, we were blown away by the entire experience. Vanessa was professional, knowledgeable, flexible, relaxed, so easy to work with & of course our kids loved her. She took the lead on where the best shots would be & captured the best photos of our family. She spent over & hour with us making sure she got all the best possible pictures in the right lighting. And to top it off my husband & I were surprised when Vanessa offered to take a few pictures of just him & I as well! We hadn’t even thought about wanting pictures of us; we were thrilled to have some updated shots of just the two of us. All the photos turned out so incredibly beautiful & couldn’t have asked for a better experience. We will be using Vanessa for all of our family sessions in the future. Thank you, Vanessa! We cherish the moments you captured for us."

- Jamie

Adorable happy little boy poses in Colorado during family photo session.
Gorgeous couple goes in for the almost kiss during their family photos.
Brother and sister hug in Boulder Colorado photography session.
Serene scene as a new mom and dad admire their beautiful little newborn baby girl during newborn photo session in Colorado.

"Vanessa did our newborn session. The service that we received was second to none. She was friendly, professional and accommodating to all of our request. She did such a great job capturing the real moments during our session. I would recommend her to anyone!"

- Taylor

Proud and strong dad holds his new baby girl during family newborn session.
Precious sleeping baby during newborn photo session in Colorado.
Beautiful mom holds and gazes her newborn baby girl in Colorado during newborn photography session.
Happy couple chats during photo session for photos for their adoption profile.
Couple laughs as their dog jumps on their laps during a photography session for their adoption profile in Colorado.
Cute couple in front of playground for their adoption profile photos in Colorado.
A couple in Firestone, Frederick area of Colorado, walk their dog in their neighborhood during adoption profile photography session.

"We hired Vanessa to do our adoption profile book photo shoot and we couldn’t be happier! We knew Vanessa through our church and had seen some of her work on social media. On the day of the photo shoot, she was on time, professional and adaptive. She knew just how to position us in the photo locations around our neighborhood. It was late afternoon, and she used the light perfectly. When it was time to add our dog to our photo shoot, she was patient and had some fun ideas for pictures with an excited doggo who doesn’t stay still for long.

We would definitely recommend Vanessa for your photo needs. We plan to use her again in the future!"

- Mike & Rhoda

Happy Day Plants in Longmont Colorado.

"Vanessa has been to Happy Day Plants to take photos on three occasions. I was so grateful to have her be a part of our opening day in November. Vanessa truly has an eye for capturing beauty and her photos will be treasured for years to come. I’m thankful for the kind way that she interacts with me, my staff and my customers. Hopefully Vanessa will return many times to take photos at Happy Day Plants!"

- Jess

Personal branding photo shoot in Longmont Colorado for Happy Day Plants.
Personal branding photo shoot in Longmont Colorado for Happy Day Plants.
Personal branding photo shoot in Longmont Colorado for Happy Day Plants.
Dad tosses happy little boy up in the air during fall family photos in Frederick Colorado surrounded by his teenage boys.

"Vanessa has taken our family pictures the last couple of years. With teenage boys and a toddler, we, 1. Aren't a family of models and 2. Don't care to spend a ton of time trying to capture the "perfect shot". Lol. In 30 minutes or less, she has us all laughing, at ease, and somehow she captures everyone's personality perfectly. It's always a great experience and we leave happy. My boys never complain about getting them done, they actually enjoy it! She is so reasonably priced and we leave with a ton of amazing pictures. They are beautiful! Starting with her awesome talent in photography to making the setting calm and fun, I highly recommend her to everyone, she is wonderful!"

- Jessica

Cute happy family, mom dad and son in Frederick Colorado.
Family of all boys, two teenagers and one toddler, enjoy their family photos in Frederick Colorado.
Happy boy laughs and runs through fall leaves during family photo session in Frederick Colorado.
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