Stefanie Vanessa Photo




Handcrafting a day that's completely yours.


I'm an adventurer at heart and have a passion for travel and exploration. I've photographed couples hiking through the Rocky Mountains, chasing sunsets in Glacier National Park, and exploring other wild destinations. 

I believe in the power of storytelling and I have one mission in my role as your photographer - to craft a day that genuinely feels like you, and create memories that will be cherished for a lifetime.

I work with couples who share my passion for wanderlust and adventure, who embrace the idea of getting a little messy and exploring off the beaten path.

Colorado Elopement Photographer for couples embarking on their greatest adventure yet.


When it comes to your elopement, I truly believe in documenting your day exactly how it unfolds.

This gives you the opportunity to live in those unexpected moments, knowing you'll walk away with the photos that captured the raw emotion. 

I truly believe the small touches and candid moments hold deep significance of your special day.

I was born an observer.

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You're getting married!!! Eloping is a magical and intimate experience. Whether you dream of exchanging vows on a mountaintop, amidst a breathtaking natural landscape, or in a secluded forest with just your love or your cloest friends, and family - you're intentionally choosing to ingrain signifigance to your commitment.

Whatever you're dreaming up, the possibilities are endless, and I'm here to make your dreams a reality. Whether it's a private dinner under the stars, setting up a cozy campfire, or planning a romantic adventure to explore the surroundings, your elopement day will be a true reflection of your love and commitment. 

Together, we'll craft a day that genuinely feels like you, and create memories that will be cherished for a lifetime.

Your elopement day could be a true reflection of your love and commitment.


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Where do I even begin! Stef is SO talented, fun and professional. For two people who are so awkward in front of the camera, she made us feel so comfortable and natural! Would highly recommend her for engagement, elopement, family, and maternity photoshoots! Cannot wait to use Stef again in the future.  


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Stef is one of those people who will feel like your best friend from the moment you meet her. She has an incredible knack for getting to know you on a personal level and her energy is simply contagious.

Stef's talent, professionalism, and passion for capturing the most special & intimate moments of your life is truly remarkable. Stef took the time to get to know us deeply, and understand what our vision was for our engagement shoot. She genuinely cared about telling our love story authentically through photos and her ability capture our most raw and candid moments is extraordinary (see photos!).

We’re simply over the moon with her work (& her 😍) and we’ll cherish these photos for a lifetime.

We cannot thank you enough Stef for helping us capture such a special chapter of our lives. These memories are just TOO GOOD! 😭


"She geniunely cared about telling our love story


My boyfriend and I had the BEST experience with Stef!!! She made taking photos together so fun and easy with all her prompts/poses. Also - the location she took us to was unreal and one of the best I’ve seen in Summit County!

Stef really knew how to create a positive and comfortable atmosphere during the shoot, allowing us both to relax and have fun while capturing beautiful memories. 

We will cherish those photos for years to come!! If you ever need a photoshoot, Stef is your girl.


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Let's create something beautiful out of your adventure.

Just fill out the form below, and I'll get back to you within 48 hours. I’ll send you a detailed guide that includes all of my elopement packages, then we can set up a time to chat over the phone to discuss all the possibilities for your day.

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