Gillespie Photography - Top Colorado Mountain Wedding Photographers

Chris & Elisa’s Larkspur Vail Wedding

Sep
1st

Chris & Elisa’s beautiful Larkspur Vail Wedding had all the excitement & emotion and even a little bit of rain. Their ceremony was officiated by Chris’s sister, which made it all that more special. Their guests were laughing and crying as they tried to hide from the rain. Shortly after their ceremony, the sun came…

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Brett & Claire’s Spring Wedding at Spruce Mountain Ranch

Jul
14th

It’s not often that we get down to the front range to photograph a wedding, but Claire’s mom, also a photographer, found our work and insisted that we document her daughters wedding. Spruce Mountain Ranch has always been a great wedding venue to work, but we especially love it in the spring when everything is…

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Arthur & Katie’s Spring Wedding at The Broadmoor

Jul
13th

We love it when past wedding guests inquire with us to shoot their wedding, so when Arthur & Katie’s email arrived in our inbox, we were elated. Then 2020 happened and things got all wonky, but they wanted to wait it out and have the party they originally envisioned. Instead of having it at the…

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Ben & Jessica’s Mountain Lodge Telluride Wedding

Jun
26th

Ben & Jessica wanted something more than your average mid-west wedding in a barn. They wanted to get married on top of a mountain… and so they did. Using our blog to search for locations, they decided a San Sophia Overlook Wedding would be the perfect fit. With nothing but sunshine, blue skies and lots…

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Alex & Ashley’s Steamboat Springs Winter Proposal

Apr
22nd

My brother is engaged! This moment was like nothing else for me to photograph, as it was for two people that I deeply care for. I casually sent Ashley a text a few days before the proposal, letting her know that we were going to be in town for an engagement session. She was elated…

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Andrew & Lauren’s Colorful Fall Wedding at Piney

Feb
10th

We didn’t have a single wedding in 2020 that felt normal, with reason, but Andrew & Lauren’s Colorful Fall Wedding at Piney came the closest. By the end of September, the new normal started to begin to feel like the old normal. We grew to accept that packed dancefloors weren’t a thing moving forward and…

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Mike & Dana’s Winter Engagement in Telluride, CO

Jan
27th

When Mike & Dana told us they would be in Telluride over the New Year, we jumped at the opportunity to photograph their engagement session in this winter wonderland. Telluride, nestled deep in the expansive San Juan mountain range, feels so secluded and expansive at the same time. It is like nothing else in Colorado……

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2020 OUTTAKES – BEHIND THE SCENES

Jan
3rd

By now you’ve probably heard everything there is to say about 2020, so we won’t add any additional complaining. Even with all of the complications, we still had a great year and documented some beautiful weddings. Here is to a new year and hopefully… a dance floor full of people again. We miss it!

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Gillespie Family Quarantine Spring of 2020

Nov
19th

As our community takes a turn for a more extensive lockdown today, it seemed right to share some photos from this spring during our first COVID stay-at-home order. We had no idea what a pandemic would be like for our family, but we never want to forget the rollercoaster of emotions our little family experienced.…

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Ryan & Kira’s Crested Butte Elopement

Nov
10th

Covid forced Ryan & Kira to move their Buena Vista Wedding over Cottonwood Pass to one of our favorite mountain towns, Crested Butte. Getting married on a ski run in between two large groves of aspen trees at peak color isn’t all that bad. Their Crested Butte Elopement was nothing short of perfect. We started…

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Dan & Jordan’s Breckenridge Sunrise Fall Engagement

Oct
28th

With the forecast of a winter storm looming for Dan & Jordan’s engagement, we moved their evening session to a sunrise one to take advantage of the fall color before the wind took its course. So, don’t let this warm light fool you… it was a cold session with high speed winds. In the end…

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Bobby & Jennifer’s Asheville Overlook Wedding

Sep
10th

Nearly a year ago, when we met Bobby & Jennifer for their engagement session in Summit County, we finished up the session talking about photo options for their Arapahoe Basin Wedding. Little did we know that they would end up getting married, on top of a mountain, in Asheville, North Carolina… but even that nearly…

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Bubba & Melissa’s Winter Wedding at Devil’s Thumb

Feb
27th

We kicked off 2020 with a Devil’s Thumb Ranch Wedding, documenting Bubba & Melissa as they tied the knot and danced their hearts out in front of their closest friends & family. While it was a cold day in January, the frigid temps were hardly noticed. We met up with Melissa & her bridesmaids in…

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Jeff & Cathryn’s Dreams Playa Mujeres Wedding

Feb
13th

Spending a weekend with Jeff & Cathryn for their Dreams Playa Mujeres Wedding was nothing short of a… dream. Jeff & Cathryn wanted a destination wedding so they could spend more than just a day with their closest friends lounging around the pool and playing endless hours of sand volleyball. Over half of the guest…

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2019 in Review – Behind the Scenes

Jan
1st

Two parents – Two kids  No problem – We got this   This year was an eye opener for both of us, balancing work & family. Don’t get us wrong, 2018 had its moments of uncertainty with Stacy’s complicated pregnancy. However, we were a bit naive heading into 2019, thinking life would magically get easier. No weekly…

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