tag archives: storytelling photography

documentary wedding photography | maren miller photography

Jessie & Garrett | A Wedding Story

Stories are my favorite. I love to ask about stories – whether I’m with friends, family, clients, whoever it may be, I want to hear your story. What is it that makes you you? What makes

documentary engagement photography | maren miller photography | engagement day in the life

Day in the Life | Engagement Storytelling

“You are my today and all of my tomorrows.” ~Leo Christopher Engagement sessions are always so inspiring to me because people in love are just the best. These two were no exception. To

how to make time slow down | maren miller photography

How to Slow Down Time

Tomorrow I will have a 10 year old. TEN. Double digits, people. I woke up this morning with this crazy feeling that today is her last day of being 9. Tomorrow she will have been on this spinning,

family documentary storytelling | maren miller photography

Day in the Life | Family Documentary Storytelling

“Be present in all things and thankful for all things.” ~Maya Angelou This family documentary storytelling session, a “Day in the Life,” as I call it, was nothing short of

marenmillerphotography | northern colorado engagement photographer

Lindsey & Jacques | Northern Colorado Engagement Photographer

You may remember these two from a recent Day in the Life session we did in their home. This time we ventured out to do their engagement photos at Carter Lake. It was an absolutely gorgeous evening

paper airplanes, siblings

a thousand words | planes and pjs

Being a parent is hard. We all know it, we all have tough days, and we all realize (well, most of the time) that this is real life. Sometimes I need a reminder to slow down and enjoy today for what

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a thousand words | documentary storytelling

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about how and when this passion for documentary storytelling began. I have always loved photos – not necessarily photography, but photos for sure. Some of my favorite

maren miller photography | the heart mag | documentary storytelling

day in the life | the heart mag

Today in my neck of the woods, there is over a foot of snow on the ground, the kids are home from school (and playing so nicely together… for the moment!), and I just want to settle in with a

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day in the life | family storytelling

i seriously will never get enough of these day in the life sessions. they make my heart go pitter-patter every single time. this family was no different. i’ve heard people say they don’t

maren miller photography | day in the life | operation christmas child | storytelling

a thousand words |day in the life: operation christmas child

a few weeks ago, my good friend posted a blog about giving back. i had been thinking about getting my ducks in a row so we could make shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child this year and her blog

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a thousand words | caramel apples

fall is always bittersweet for me. i realize that may seem crazy because so many people love fall. i am fortunate enough to live in colorado – a gorgeous place that experiences every season to

maren miller photography | lifestyle photography | best friends

a thousand words | best friends

when your very best friend’s kids and your kids are truly best friends too…

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day in the life | the o family

this family is so very dear to me, so doing a day in the life with them was just wonderful. from waking up from naps to a leaf hunt and playing at the park, to snacks and playtime at home… it

day in the life photography | maren miller photography | storytelling photography

day in the life | breakfast & the farmer’s market

day in the life photography is really the heart and soul of maren miller photography. every single time i get to do one of these sessions, my heart grows. it’s like i was the grinch and it

first day of school | maren miller photography

a thousand words: the first day of school

today was the first day of school for our crazies… emj started 4th grade and luke started kindergarten. luke was so excited that he was up and dressed before i even got out of bed! it’s

a day in the life | costco | everyday moments | maren miller photography

a thousand words: costco

i talk about loving to capture the everyday moments, the actual “day in the life” of the real everyday stuff. so, i brought my camera on a trip to Costco because this is something we do