This has got to be one of my favorite ever photoshoots! A beautiful family, at a beautiful location, with beautiful light!

Nestled in the majestic landscape of Colorado Springs, Garden of the Gods stands as a testament to nature's grandeur and beauty. It provides an enchanting canvas for a family photoshoot. In this blog, we'll explore the beauty of this natural wonder and the unforgettable moments it offers to families seeking to capture the essence of their bonds amidst breathtaking landscapes.

Family of four, mom, dad, baby boy, 4 year old girl, sat on red rock formation,mountain behind,looking at camera smiling

Garden of the Gods is renowned for its dramatic red rock formations, balanced rock sculptures, and panoramic views of Pikes Peak. Choosing this natural wonder as the setting for your family photoshoot adds a touch of timeless beauty and grandeur to your cherished memories.

Little girl in red dress sat on red rock, looking at camera and smiling
baby boy sat on his mothers knee, he is wearing a tan colored vest with white shoes, mothers smile in background
family of four at garden of the gods, dad is throwing little girl in the air, mom is holding baby boy and looking at him
Mom with long dark hair, holding one year old boy, she is looking at him smiling
family of four at garden of the gods, mom on left holding baby boy in tan vest, dad on right holding young girl in dress
man in black top, looking up at camera smiling, little girl in red dress sat on his knee kissing his cheek
woman with dark hair and striped dress sat outside, baby boy on her knee, little girl hugging her neck from behind
family of four at garden of the gods, walking towards the camera, man on far right, little girl walking,mom holding baby
young girl in red dress and light hair, lay with head on moms lap, smiling, baby legs seen and moms hand on her back
man in black top stood, looking at camera smiling, he is holding baby boy in tan vest
baby boy in tan colored top, looking up, big smile, close up of his face, light hair
woman with dark hair sat outside, baby boy on her lap, she is looking down at him, little girl next to her smiling

One of the joys of a family photoshoot at Garden of the Gods is the opportunity for candid moments amidst the natural splendor. Whether it's a shared laugh, a tender embrace against the red rock formations, or children exploring the nooks and crannies of this geological marvel, these unscripted moments add authenticity to your family album.

man in black top and jeans, back to camera, throwing young girl in the air at garden of the gods, she is smiling

Timing is everything, and The Garden of the Gods shines most splendidly during the golden hour. The soft, warm hues of the setting sun cast a magical glow on the red rocks, creating an enchanting ambiance that adds a touch of ethereal beauty to your family portraits. The interplay of light and shadows enhances the natural textures of the rocks, making for timeless and visually striking photographs.

close up of baby boy, his arms on his head, looking away from camera, smiling, blue eyes, outside, mountains in back
family of four, mom holding baby boy on the left, dad on the right with little girl on his shoulders, outside, mountains
man in black top, back to camera, holding baby boy looking out to mountains, stood on red rocks
little girl, head on moms shoulder, close up of her face, she is smiling, blonde hair, red dress
little girl,blonde hair,pig tails,camera looking down at her,eyes closed,big smile,hands at her mouth, adult holding her
family of four stood, mom on left holding baby boy in tan vest, dad on right holding young girl, colorado mountains
close up of young girls face, blonde hair, pig tails, dark eyes, smiling at camera, outside, brown ground

A family photoshoot at Garden of the Gods is more than just an opportunity to capture beautiful photographs; it's a chance to create cherished memories that will be treasured for years to come. As you embark on this visual journey through one of Colorado's most iconic landscapes, may the breathtaking beauty of Garden of the Gods serve as the backdrop to your family's story of love, connection, and adventure.


Aurora Family Photographer