Category archives: Julie Ulstrup Photography

  • Location, Location, Location

  • Photography has always been a huge part of my life, so it is EXTREMELY important to have the right photographer and the right location for our engagement portraits. The right photographer was easy for me. My dear friend and mentor Gwen Mayfield joyfully agreed to photograph Mark and I for our engagement. Choosing a [...]
  • He Asked, I Said 'Yes'

  • He asked, I said YES! Now it feels right to blog about our engagement journey. As a wedding and portrait photographer I have the privilege of sharing one of the most important days of our lives with people who are practically strangers (not strangers to one another, but nearly strangers to me). Now, on the other [...]
  • Unexpected Surprises

  • Life in Colorado is well, fabulous – to put it into a word. There are times when the most unexpected surprises happen. This weekend was one of them. I saw that an old friend was visiting her daughter in Boulder, so I messaged her on Facebook and we shared a good part of the day together. We had breakfast toget [...]
  • What’s Your WOW!?

  • Senior High School portrait season is here and it is starting off beautifully ~ one of the many gifts of being a wedding and portrait photographer, is to be a part of milestone moments for people. I love to capture those special times in life.   The other day I met with Felicia, her mom and beloved d [...]
  • Summer Lovin’ Had Me a Blast!

  • First Look Summer is not over yet ~ so far this season has been filled with lots of lovin’ and lots of weddings! Wedding photography is a combination of creativity and spontaneity as well as communication and direction with the wedding party and their families. Sara and Heath’s wedding last weekend illustrates this [...]
  • How Will Your Light Shine!

  • Senior High School portrait season is here and it is starting off fabulously ~ one of the many gifts of being a wedding and portrait photographer, is to be a part of milestone moments for people. I love to capture those special times in life and this is the beginning of yet another season. Zach is an awesome you [...]