Iā€™m Stephanie, a wedding + lifestyle photographer based in Colorado Springs, Colorado and Warrenton, Virginia. Whether Iā€™m by the mountains of Colorado or Virginia, my soul feels at home, surrounded by rural living and the raw beauty of nature. I genuinely love what I do, and feel so passionate to share the enthusiasm and joy of these celebrations with you!



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April 6, 2022

Now Serving Colorado Springs and Colorado | Portrait + Wedding Photographer

Now Serving Colorado Springs and Colorado | Portrait + Wedding Photographer | Palmer Park

Hello, Colorado!!!! I’m so excited to plant my business roots here! I moved to Colorado Springs last summer, but it’s been a whirlwind since the move. Eight months later and we are still trying to settle in! Haha! My goal this year is to take on more Colorado portrait and wedding photographer events so I can work closer to home. šŸ™‚ I know Alex would appreciate it too! Although, I love that we get to visit family, friends, and stay connected with vendors on the east coast!!! But I’m eager to connect with the local community here in Colorado too. šŸ™‚


April 12th-20th (VIRGINIA)
May 3rd-10th (DESTIN, FLORIDA)
May 10th-18th (VIRGINIA)
June 14th-20th (VIRGINIA)
End of July (SEATTLE, WA)
October 5th-12th (VIRGINIA) ā€” **I will most likely extend this trip**
**Possibly** VIRGINIA sometime around the Holidays? šŸ™‚

I’m accepting wedding and portrait inquiries 2022 and 2023! With one Colorado summer wedding booked, I’m enthusiastic to fill up my calendar with more local portrait sessions and weddings!! As you can see below, the mountains/landscapes here are so majestic!!! And I cannot wait to explore more of this state from behind my camera!

Also, I’m SO honored that I was featured in Shoutout Colorado. šŸ™‚ Check out the article HERE!

Shoutout Colorado Article

Check out some of the sessions I’ve photographed here in Colorado so far at Garden of the Gods, Palmer Park, Red Rock Open Space, my own backyard (seriously!!!), and so much more to explore! I cannot WAIT to connect with more adventurous couples and families! šŸ™‚ And I cannot wait to see where my business takes me because there is so much to explore around this beautiful state!!!

Email me at info@stephaniemessick.com for more information about my Colorado portrait and wedding photographer services! šŸ™‚ I cannot WAIT to chat more with you!!!! Also serving Virginia throughout the 2022 and 2023 years as well as beyond!