Breckenridge Wedding


The other weekend I had the privilege of spending the day with this beautiful family and capturing this happy couple’s special day. It took place at an awesome private residence in Breckenridge, Colorado. I couldn’t have asked for a more perfect day for some wedding photos.

I want to thank the Bride & Groom, their family, and the staff at the event for being so kind and a pleasure to work with. Below is a peek into the day and the hundreds of lovely photos this family gets to share forever! Please contact me for details on working together.colorado, wedding, photographer, wedding photographer, denver, castle rock, andy buckner, breckenridge, black and white, joy, art, happy, love your photos, happy couplecolorado, wedding, photographer, wedding photographer, denver, castle rock, andy buckner, breckenridge, black and white, joy, art, happy, love your photos, happy couple
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colorado, wedding, photographer, wedding photographer, denver, castle rock, andy buckner, breckenridge, black and white, joy, art, happy, love your photos, happy couple

colorado, wedding, photographer, wedding photographer, denver, castle rock, andy buckner, breckenridge, black and white, joy, art, happy, love your photos, happy couple

colorado, wedding, photographer, wedding photographer, denver, castle rock, andy buckner, breckenridge, black and white, joy, art, happy, love your photos, happy couple
colorado, wedding, photographer, wedding photographer, denver, castle rock, andy buckner, breckenridge, black and white, joy, art, happy, love your photos, happy couple

colorado, wedding, photographer, wedding photographer, denver, castle rock, andy buckner, breckenridge, black and white, joy, art, happy, love your photos, happy couple

colorado, wedding, photographer, wedding photographer, denver, castle rock, andy buckner, breckenridge, black and white, joy, art, happy, love your photos, happy couple

colorado, wedding, photographer, wedding photographer, denver, castle rock, andy buckner, breckenridge, black and white, joy, art, happy, love your photos, happy couple

 

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Hit that Button – Clouds and Horses


On a photo walk the other day, I was greeted with this beautiful image. Lucky thing too because the clouds and wind quickly rolled in cutting our walk short! It’s captures like this that remind me of the beautiful outdoors around me. It’s easy to get normalized to your surroundings, so you have to make a point to hit that reset button every once in awhile.

Here is my latest reset button push.

 

colorado, open space, horse, horse back riding, art, wall art, big sky

Road to the Rockies


It’s been a while since I posted, miss me? Moving to a new state and starting a new job, turns out, is pretty time-consuming. Who would’ve thought? I have had to put my photography on a bit of a back-burner, but I hope to get things going again here soon! I was out in the Rockies this last weekend and it was amazing.

The shot below is a small step in the right direction. I hope to better hone my landscape skills out here with such ample subjects!

Road to the Rocky Mountains

Snow? What’s that?


Coming from the deserts and beaches of California, we aren’t too familiar with snow….fast forward to us living in Colorado and that is quickly changing! We find ourselves going outside in heavy snow to just wander around and be in it, which is fun! Totally new life experiences for us that I am glad we will be able to look back on.

 

My snow princess!

Snow Princess

People Showcase Showdown!


Tonight I updated the landing page on my portfolio, showcasing some of my favorite people photos! Check it out when you get a chance and let me know what you think. I go back and forth with showcasing my people photos and my landscape photos. I hope you enjoy this iteration while it lasts! 🙂

I want to do more work with people in my new state of Colorado. I am definitely not lacking in nature subjects! With this focus, I want to show this side of my work more clearly. I gravitate toward natural light (outdoors) portraits anyways, so the combination of my landscape love and people should make for some fun images.

If you know anyone in the greater Denver area who may enjoy some fantastic photos of themselves or loved ones, feel free to share my name!

Andy Buckner Portfolio Home Page
Andy Buckner Portfolio Home Page

New look for AndyBuckner.com + Collages + Polls!


To celebrate the new look for my blog, I put together a few collages with a some of my favorite photos from each of these categories: Portraits, Nature, Automobiles, Athletes, and Animals.

Be sure to take the poll at the bottom and vote for your favorite! Also, leave a comment with your thoughts on the new look & feel of the blog!

This change up comes in anticipation of the new year and my recent relocation to the greater Denver, CO area. The change has made me and my family happy, so this is a bit of a happier look for my site! 🙂

Best viewed LARGE, so click to enlarge.

Portrait Collage
Portrait Collage
Nature Collage
Nature Collage
Automobile Collage
Automobile Collage
Athlete Collage
Athlete Collage
Animal Collage
Animal Collage

 

Nature Walk at the Hornbek Homestead


While out driving around seeing what I could see, I came across the Hornbek Homestead (link below). Not only is the countryside in this area beautiful, but the drive there is beautiful too. Here are a few images from one of my trips there.

 

I came up on this part of road unexpectedly and had to swerve off the road to capture it once I saw it, it was just so picturesque to me. I had to dodge a couple on coming cars as I was in the middle of the road trying to get this shot. I am happy I did!

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This is a close up of the front door on the Hornbek Homestead I posted about here.

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Random dirt road in the middle of nowhere next to a barbed wire fence at dusk.

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There is a nature walk at the Hornbek Homestead that crosses this awesome little bridge. This is the view looking out into the nature to come once you cross it.
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This is part of the valley you see on the nature walk as you are crossing the bridge above. As I was walking into the valley, I saw a fox running off into the canyon. It is some beautiful nature out here!

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Flowers like these adorn the trail all over. I had to capture one of these, they were very pretty!

 

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