Sheena Harper Photography

Mountain Wedding Planning Tips

Hairstyles can be hard to plan for such a big day.  Here are a few things to consider when choosing a hairstyle for your wedding.

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Mountain Wedding Planning Tips – Altitude

After 9 years in the business I have worked at hundreds lot of weddings.  Mountain weddings offer opportunities that are hard to beat in an urban city environment, but they present a wide variety of logistical challenges.  Therefore, I work closely with my couples during their planning process to ensure they are prepared for anything.  My background in Outdoor Leadership taught me if you want to stay safe and have a good time outdoors in the mountains, you must plan ahead and prepare.  The best advice I can give my brides to enjoy their wedding day, is to plan ahead and prepare for the worst which is actually the first principal of the Leave No Trace Ethic Guide.  I used to be a certified teacher, so I hope sharing my knowledge will help improve the outcome and experience you have at your mountain wedding.  To ready more about the Planning Ahead, check out the LNT website.

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Mountain Wedding Planning Tips – Weather

Wedding After 9 years in the business I have realized that I have to share my knowledge to everyone I possibly can!  I hope this video series helps you plan your mountain wedding.  My first video is about the most important thing to consider when planning a wedding, the weather.

Today most brides are trying to plan their wedding on their own, well with the help of Pinterest, but they often forget to consider the environment around them.  Nature is unpredictable, so mountain weddings require a lot more planning than any other type of wedding.  Weather is highly unpredictable and in the mountains temperatures can fluctuate dramatically, especially in transitional seasons.  Planning a mountain wedding can be a full time job.  There are just so many scenarios to consider and plan for, rain and wind being the biggest two.


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Colorado Springs Wedding Photographers | Wedding Tip of the Week

Wedding Tip of the Week: Don’t forget about your other important family members on your big day; Animals are beautiful people!

Here are some of my favorite ways to include your pet or pets in your wedding day, from wedding portraits, to cake toppers, and even engagement portraits…
denver-wedding-photographers_0003Looking for more ideas? There are some great articles online that showcase ideas on how to include your pet in your wedding, my favorite one is from the Knot, called wedding dog ideas.

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