I'm a fine art wedding and portrait photographer — creating a space that welcomes creativity and inspiration. Based in Colorado, my work has taken me across the globe.


Flying Diamond Ranch | Luxury Wedding Venue in Steamboat, CO

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A wedding day is a cherished milestone, a celebration of love and commitment that deserves a setting as extraordinary as the celebration. Nestled in the heart of Steamboat Springs, Colorado, lies a gem among wedding venues – the Flying Diamond Ranch. With fresh mountain air, unmatched elegance, and top-of-the-line service, it’s no wonder why the Flying Diamond Ranch stands out as the premier luxury wedding venue in the region.



One of the defining features of a luxury wedding is the sense of exclusivity and privacy it offers. Flying Diamond Ranch understands this deeply, providing couples with a secluded haven to celebrate their special day with their closest friends and family. The expansive estate ensures that your wedding remains intimate, surrounded only by the people who matter most to you.

Every detail here is sophisticated and elegant. From the rustic yet refined architecture of the venue spaces to the meticulously designed decor, it’s an atmosphere of pure luxury. The design seamlessly blends the charm of a western ranch with the opulence of a luxury wedding.


Few things can rival the beauty of the great outdoors for a mountain wedding ceremony. The Flying Diamond Ranch is a true masterpiece of nature, boasting sprawling meadows, lush forests, and panoramic views of the surrounding Rocky Mountains. Imagine exchanging vows under a canopy of blue skies. It’s an experience that creates unforgettable memories and stunning photographs.


Do you envision an outdoor ceremony in a wildflower-strewn meadow, a romantic exchange of vows by a tranquil pond, or a grand indoor celebration in a beautiful barn? Flying Diamond Ranch offers an array of versatile spaces to bring your dream wedding to life. Each can be customized to fit your vision, ensuring a wedding day that reflects your personality and style.


Planning a luxury wedding requires an unwavering commitment to excellence, and the Flying Diamond Ranch team excels in this department. The venue’s dedicated professional staff actively works to transform your wedding vision into reality. From assisting with logistics to curating a culinary experience, their attention to detail and personalized service ensure your big day goes off without a hitch.


For couples who want to infuse their wedding with a touch of adventure, the ranch offers a wide range of outdoor activities. From horseback riding and hiking to fishing and kayaking, the ranch has many options for you and your guests to explore the stunning natural surroundings and create lasting memories.


If you are ready to plan your luxury Colorado wedding and still need a photographer, I’d love to help plan your perfect day. As a local, I have tons of resources to assist in planning your dreamiest mountain wedding. Click here, and let’s make your wedding dreams come true.



Venue | Flying Diamond Ranch

Photo | Whitney Rae Photography

Video | Henry Hill Productions

Florals | Private Vendor

HMU | Off 7th Studio

Catering | Local Flavor Catering

DJ/MC | Manos Sounds

Call it authentic, candid or genuine. Whatever the adjective, I want to create a wedding celebration that resembles you, from the big celebrations and the in-between moments to the images I deliver that help you relive the day for years to come. When it comes to your wedding day, the moments you want to remember aren't always perfect, staged or scripted, they are uncut, raw and true to you.


I believe in

Dorothea Lange

“Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life by holding it still”

Words I Live by

Let's Connect


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Hello! I feel beyond honored that you've made your way here! In order to give you the best representation of who you'll be spending your wedding day (one of the best days you'll live) with, here's a brief run down!

First and foremost, I'm a mountain gal through and through. I was born and raised in Vail, Colorado and unless it's another mountain town, my husband and I will always call this home. It's the tightly knit community, the fresh air (but really, it hits different here), the scenery and most importantly for us, the recreation + lifestyle. This is something that will always come through in my work, and what I believe sets me just a little bit apart - I am, and will forever be, inspired by the poetry of love in landscapes. 

I have a deep desire to be on the move, to see everything before I don't have the opportunity to, and are therefore happiest when traveling and exploring new places (which I feel so lucky is a part of my work!) 


Spending quality time hiking/biking/skiing/camping with my husband and our two border collies, clocking in some R&R at home or catching up with a friend over a glass of wine/craft beer are things that always sit at the top of the priority list.

If you're in to it- I'm a Libra, A Manifesting Generator (6-2) and an Enneagram 7 Wing 6/8. In short, I'm a people person, an optimist, and for lack of better terms- like to get shit done and make things happen. I'm a feeler, with a strong sense of empathy and sense of what people are experiencing, both when it comes to myself and others. I'm a bit of a goof, a tiny little thing packed with some sass, and ultimately just want to live a fun and adventurous life that's packed with new experiences and people. 

..I guess that's why I do what I do. I feel so grateful to be on this journey of having my own business where I have freedom to curate the life I want to live, where I get to connect with truly so many amazing humans, travel to some really beautiful places, and document that as a whole, as creatively and beautifully as I can for you.

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