Annie + Matt: St. Mary’s Church Ceremony & Reception at Rubywood in Breckenridge

{ REAL MOUNTAIN WEDDING } Annie + Matt: St. Mary's Church Ceremony & Reception at Rubywood in Breckenridge

The following photoblog of Annie and Matt’s real mountain wedding at St. Mary’s Catholic Church followed by a reception at Rubywood, a private luxury home rental in Breckenridge. The ceremony was downtown while the home is a short drive away, but goes up Boreas Pass road to the top part of the neighborhoods on Mt. Baldy. Read the full article…

Aspen Trees on Boreas Pass in Breckenridge, Colorado [Photo Shoot Location]

One of my favorite recommendations is for couples to explore the Aspen trees on Boreas Pass road in Breckenridge, Colorado as a photo shoot location for a Fall wedding.  On Friday of last week, it was snowing and downright cold and puffy jacket weather.  The next day, it was warm and sunny, although I did Read the full article…

{Real Mountain Wedding} Desirre + Blake at the Ice Castles in Breckenridge, Colorado

{Real Mountain Wedding} Desirre + Blake at the Ice Castles in Breckenridge, Colorado | Photo by Katie Girtman [studiokivawedding.com]

On this blog we show you images from Desirre and  Blake at the Ice Castles in Breckenridge, Colorado, photos by Katie Girtman of Studio Kiva Photography. >> studiokivawedding.com

Winter Wedding Elopement Visits A Cliffside Lodge and an Ice Castle in Breckenridge, Colorado

Winter Wedding Elopement Visits A Cliffside Lodge and an Ice Castle in Breckenridge, Colorado

After a few days of arctic air that brought negative temperatures to the mountains, we were happy that the weather warmed up to double digits for a winter wedding elopment that visited a cliffside lodge and an Ice Castle in Breckenridge, Colorado. Yes, After the outside ceremony at 10,200 feet at the Lodge at Breckenridge, Read the full article…

Couple Gets Their Photograph Taken in Front of the Barn in Breck

Couple gets their photograph taken in front of the barn in Breck

In this image, a couple gets their photograph taken in front of the barn, one of our recommended photo shoot locations in the heart of Breckenridge.  Depending on where you’re at, there are a number of old cabins, single track trails and picturesque places to stroll around and take some fun images.  Please contact us Read the full article…

{ Real Mountain Wedding } Rebekeh + Travis at Saddle Ridge in Beaver Creek, Colorado

Saddle Ridge is located near the slopes at the Beaver Creek Ski Resort.  Nearby mountain towns include Vail, Minturn and Avon. A short drive away and you’re at Copper Mountain and Leadville and then Summit County.  This valley is on the other side of Vail Pass, which can be tricky to drive.  Once you’re there, Read the full article…

{ Real Mountain Wedding } Emily + Chris: Ceremony and Reception at Timber Ridge in Keystone,colorado | Photos[paperantler.com]

 Ah, yes, a Labor day wedding weekend in the Colorado Rockies.  There may not be a more perfect weekend in the summer in the Colorado High Country. Typically, right about now the August monsoon moisture is usually drying up, the wildflowers are still vibrant and the aspen leaves are just starting to think about changing.  However, times Read the full article…

{ Real Mountain Wedding } Jessica + David: Black Mountain Lodge // Arapahoe Basin, Colorado

I first met Joe back in the 90’s and he was one of the main adaptive ski instructors at the B.O.E.C., or Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center.  He now heads up the Keystone branch of the adaptive ski program.  When Joe isn’t helping folks hit the slopes, he’s guiding rafts and is great behind the lens. Read the full article…

{ Bridal Bouquets } A Collection of Flowers for Weddings in the Colorado Rocky Mountains

I post lots of photos on my various social feeds, but in case you missed our bouquets, I’ve collected them into one post.  Now, you can see a quick summary of what Dina, the Flower Maven, has been up to in her designer floral kitchen. Each bouquet we make at Petal and Bean is a Read the full article…

[ Photo Shoot Location ] the Barn at 201 N Main in Breckenridge, Colorado

Just moments ago, Katie Girtman of Studio Kiva Photography popped by with Katie and Tucker on the day before their wedding at Ten Mile Station.  This is a great idea, as couples might not have as much time on the big day to wander around and get styled photos for their wedding collection. When you Read the full article…