If you are looking for the perfect photography location for your next portrait session, then look no further! Below is a list (with some example pictures) of our personal favorite places for photoshoots. They are organized by type of environment to help narrow down your options by how you want your photos to look. We will shoot at all these locations without question, but also are open to other suggestions if you don't see what you like on this list.


  • Mt. Falcon in Morrison
  • Lair of the Bear in Morrison
  • Matthew Winters Park in Morrison
  • Elk Meadow Park in Evergreen
  • Genesee Mountain in Genesee
  • Chautauqua Park in Boulder (Requires small travel fee)
  • Mount Evans (Requires small travel fee)

Mount Falcon

Red Rocks Style:

  • South Valley Park in Littleton
  • Red Rocks Park in Morrison (Amphitheater requires permit, Park around the amphitheater does not)
  • Roxborough State Park In Roxborough (may require a permit depending on the season)

Red Rocks Park

Wonderful Parks:

  • Belmar Park in Lakewood
  • Coyote Gulch in Lakewood - Great Mountain Views
  • Bear Creek Greenbelt in Lakewood - (Has a traditional park area and a nature park area for great variety)
  • Clear Creek History Park in Golden - (Has many old cabins that can make great backdrops)
  • Cheesman Park in Denver
  • Washington Park in Denver
  • Majestic View Park in Arvada - Great Mountain Views
  • Sloans Lake in Edgewater

Majestic View Park

Great City Locations:

  • Outside Union Station
  • Lodo area in Denver
  • Rino area in Denver - (Tons of graffiti art for a colorful look)
  • Larimar Square - (may require a permit depending on the season)

Union Station

Other Favorites (requires rental fees or permits):

  • "My Studio" ($75/hr rental)
  • Denver Photo Collective's Studio ($100/hr rental)
  • Botanic Gardens (both Denver and Chatfield) ($100 permit fee)
  • Red Rock's Amphitheater (permit fee varies, needs 3 weeks notice)
  • Inside Union Station (permit fee varies, needs 3 weeks notice)
  • Dairy Block in Denver ($200/hr permit fee)

Denver Photo Collective