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We love late nights, real laughs, genuine love, fresh air, and the kind of dream clients way ahead of us when it comes to going on an adventure. If you're into photos that feel as real as you are, you want your memories made to last, and you'd like to make two new friends in the process, keep scrolling, We can't wait to meet you. 


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I'M LYDIA

Thanks for visiting my website. I am a photographer specializing in weddings, High School Seniors and Personal Branding Photographer. My home base is Denver, Colorado but I am available for travel worldwide. I am a wife, a mom.  I am a lover of life, and love anything that has nuts and chocolate. I have the cutest miniature schnauzer name Sir Chauncey.

I love to travel, nature and concerts.   I love fashion but feel my best in an old pair of jeans and t-shirt.  I love to laugh, dance and sing.  I can't carry a tune but who cares, I will still sing and then laugh at myself.  I love to travel and immerse myself in the local culture and cuisine.  I would love to some day be a contestant on The Amazing Race with my husband. I think we would make an awesome team.  I love to meet new people and I want to met YOU

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Today I want to share with you 6 Ways to Use Your Personal Branding Photos on Social Media. As entrepreneurs and business owners who have personal brands, it’s extremely beneficial to invest in personal branding photography. Building a personal brand on social media isn’t just about posting selfies and calling it a day. It’s about […]

Personal branding photography. Building a personal brand on social media isn't just about posting selfies and calling it a day. Personal Branding Photography

Edinburgh Couple Photo Session I had a different blog post scheduled for today but changed it last minute because its Valentine’s Day and I want to honor my FOREVER VALENTINE! Curt and I are not big on gifts and I don’t get upset when I don’t get flowers on those special days. He is actually […]

If you’ve been around, you know I am an avid reader. I love reading books, especially business books and self improvement books. One thing I hear a lot from people is that they would love to get into the habit of reading but they just don’t have time to read. Today, I want to share […]

How to read one business book a month. Its easier than you think.

Brittany Hill by Wedgewood Weddings of Chelsea and Mike | Lydia Gillis photography There is still a lot of snow on the ground from the storm we had earlier this week. So I thought this would be a perfect time for me to blog about this beautiful Brittany Hill by Wedgewood Weddings of Chelsea and Mike.  We […]

Today I want to talk to you about how to create the ultimate client experience. As photographers, we have felt many times that our field is overly saturated. I always joke that every time I go to a networking event there is at least five photographer. So how do we set ourselves apart? Because let’s […]

The thing that is going to set you apart from your competition is YOU and the unique client experience you offer your clients.

Today for Tuesday Tea and Tips I want to talk about Four Ways to Save Money in Your Business. I don’t know about you but I sure appreciate having extra money in my bank and treating myself every once in a while to my guilty pleasures.  Four Ways to Save Money in Your Business  Have […]

Today I want to talk about Embracing the Dark Side. Just as a disclaimer, Embracing the Dark Side is not a term that I came up with on my own. I am actually borrowing this term from Steven J Harvill’s book, “21 Secrets of Million-Dollar Sellers”. So what does Embracing the Dark Side mean? Simply put, it’s accepting that […]

In your business you are going to get more Nos than Yeses and how do you turn NO into YES?

Today I want to talk to you about three things you should know when starting a photography business. I think it’s fair to say that a lot of photographers, myself included, started our business photography because we are creatives. We love to capture the emotion of the people we photograph and create a tangible heirloom […]

Business tips for tuning your hobby into a photography business.

Where are all my Denver and surrounding area entrepreneurs? My friend Regina and I are starting an in person mastermind book club and we would love for you to join us!  What to expect from this mastermind? This in person mastermind book club is designed to bring together like minded business women to find success […]

My Word of the Year for 2024: Transformation Over the last ten years I have picked My Word of the Year. I have done it every year except last year. I came up with a number of reasons why I didn’t have a word for 2023. It really boiled down to me entering 2023 mentally […]

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