I'm a traveling wedding and elopement photographer based in Boulder, Colorado. I capture real moments with bright, bold, natural images. My goal is to make your wedding day the best it can be and ensure that you have a meaningful, memorable, FUN wedding day that is the start of a lifelong adventure.
Dream Lake in Rocky Mountain National Park is one of my favorite locations for engagement photos. Melanie and Keegan got the perfect summer evening at this stunning alpine lake.
For their session, Melanie said:
“We want to have a blast and laugh a lot.”
I think we definitely accomplished that goal! Their engagement session was SO much fun, and the joy that they share is so evident.
Getting to Dream Lake involves about a mile hike each way. On the way, you pass two other lakes, Bear Lake and Nymph Lake. Melanie, Keegan, and I chatted the whole way there about Colorado, hiking, and traveling. They instantly felt like friends and it was so fun to hang out with them for an evening.
Once we got to the lake, Melanie and Keegan changed out of their hiking clothes and into new outfits for the photos. The sky was clear and the sun was shining, which made the water glitter. We got perfect weather, and it
As the sun started to set, Melanie and Keegan decided to take a few steps into the water, which was magical. I mean, just look at this –
Here are a few more favorites from their session!
And if you’re curious what Dream Lake is like other times of year, check out this example of engagement photos in the fall!
I'm Abby Shepard, a traveling wedding and elopement photographer based in Boulder, Colorado USA. I document real moments with bright, bold, natural images and help you have a meaningful & fun wedding day.
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