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  • Stephanie Rudolph

Plan for Pictures

Updated: Feb 13

Let’s plan for pictures.


Pictures are one of the few things you get to physically keep with you after your wedding day. It’s important to plan for pictures taking longer than you expect on your wedding day.


Our most popular wedding packages are the Gold Label Package and the White Label Package. The difference between these two wedding packages is 3 hours. With the Gold Label Package, you and your crew can be on the Blackstone Rivers Ranch Property for 10 hours on the day of your wedding and with the White Label Package, the on-property timeframe is 7 hours. The BIGGEST benefit of selecting the Gold Label Package is that you have more time to take pictures on the property.


Andrew and Nici knew that pictures were going to be a huge part of their day so they planned for pictures. The two got married at Blackstone in mid-August of our 2019 wedding season. They really knocked the pictures out of the park with the help from their photographer, Houseman Studios.


Nici and her bridesmaids brought these spectacular balloons onto the property for taking fun pictures. These balloons were oversized white balloons with real vines that went down the ribbon on the balloons. They made for some incredible photographs.


Nici and Andrew did their first look in the aspen grove that is right behind our sailcloth tent. Nici’s simple yet breathtaking gown looked stunning as she stood behind Andrew's navy blue three-piece suit. After their first look, the couple took off for Echo Lake for their portraits. Echo Lake is a short drive from our property up Mount Evans Road. After they finished their off-property portraits, they came back to take some fun photos with the bridal party. Nici and her tribe took more photos with their balloons and Andrew


Pictures go beyond just those taken of the couple on their wedding day. They also capture the details of the event. The planner, Brindle + Oak, and the florist, Honeycomb & Co., did a fantastic job with the event design for this couple's wedding.


Thank you, Houseman Studios for these magnificent pictures. And thank you to all the vendors who made this day possible.


Photographer: Houseman Studios | Planner: Brindle + Oak | Florist: Honeycomb & Co. | Caterer: Occasions Catering | Dessert: Honeycombe | DJ: TH Entertainment | Transportation: Denver Limo, Inc.