Photography Locations in Denver Metro Area, CO and beyond

17 Mile Farm House, Parker, CO
Golden History Park
Mt Falcon Park
Highlands Ranch Mansion

Parks and Nature Reserves

1. Seventeen Mile House Farm Park, Centennial - A historic park featuring rustic barns and beautiful trails, perfect for capturing the essence of rural Colorado.
2. Clear Creek History Park, Golden - This park offers a historical setting with old cabins and a lush environment, ideal for nostalgic photos.
3. Washington Park, Denver - Known for its beautiful gardens and lakes, it's a versatile setting for both relaxed and formal photo sessions.
4. Cheesman Park, Denver - Offers a mix of natural beauty and classical architecture, great for families and couples alike.
5. City Park, Denver - With the Denver skyline and Ferril Lake as a backdrop, this location is perfect for urban-nature hybrid photos.
6. Meyer Ranch Park, Morrison - Famed for its fall aspen groves, this park delivers a serene, natural setting.
7. Cherry Creek Reservoir, Greenwood Village - A waterfront location offering a variety of backgrounds, from water sports to peaceful sunsets.
8. Majestic View Park, Arvada - Aptly named for its sweeping mountain views, it's a spectacular setting for wide-angle shots.
9. South Valley Park, Littleton - Characterized by its striking red sandstone formations, this park adds drama to any photo.
10. Red Rocks Amphitheater, Morrison - An iconic location with striking geological features, perfect for capturing a unique Colorado vibe.
11. Daniels Park/Wildcat Point, Sedalia - Known for its bison and expansive views, it offers a truly unique and rugged backdrop.
12. Lookout Mountain Park, Golden - Offers panoramic views of the surrounding areas, ideal for capturing scenic shots with a grand sense of scale.
13. Mt Falcon Park, Morrison - Provides a blend of forested trails and mountain views, great for nature lovers.
14. Fly N B Park, Highlands Ranch - Known for its charming pond and walking trails, it's a serene spot for family portraits.
15. Audubon Center at Chatfield, Littleton - Offers diverse natural settings including wetlands and woodlands, ideal for nature-centric photography.
16. Chatfield Reservoir, Littleton - This reservoir location allows for beach-like photos and has options for capturing water activities.
17. Belmar Park, Lakewood - Features a mix of open fields, water features, and bridges, offering diverse settings for portraits.

Historic and Cultural Spots

1. Lakewood Heritage Center, Lakewood - A museum park featuring historic buildings and vintage artifacts, offering a retro aesthetic.
2. The Stone House, Lakewood - Built from native stone, this historic house and its adjacent creek offer a quaint and rustic setting.
3. Evergreen Lake House, Evergreen - Provides a cozy lakeside setting with rustic charm, perfect for intimate shoots.
4. Hiwan Homestead Museum, Evergreen - Features log buildings and indigenous artifacts, offering an authentic Colorado feel.
5. Boettcher Mansion, Golden - An elegant historic mansion that adds grandeur and class to any photo.
6. Highlands Ranch Mansion, Highlands Ranch - Provides an opulent, classic backdrop for luxurious and formal portraits.

Mountain and Boulder Areas

1. Flatirons, Chautauqua Park, Boulder- Known for its iconic rock formations, this area offers a majestic mountain backdrop.
2. Flagstaff Mountain, Boulder - Offers elevated views and dense forested areas, perfect for capturing Colorado's natural beauty.
3. South Boulder Creek Barn, Boulder - A rustic barn set against mountainous terrain for a vintage, country feel.
4. Pass Lake ( Loveland Pass) - A high-altitude lake surrounded by dramatic peaks, offering a serene and intimate mountain setting.
5. Sapphire Point Overlook, Dillon - Provides panoramic views of Dillon Reservoir and the Tenmile Range, perfect for capturing expansive mountain vistas.
6. Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park - Known for its majestic mountains and diverse wildlife, it offers a quintessentially Colorado backdrop.
7. Blue Lakes, near Breckenridge - These striking turquoise alpine lakes are framed by towering mountains, offering a magical setting for outdoor portraits.

Urban and Architectural

1. Denver Performing Arts Complex, Denver - Features modern architectural elements and is best for capturing an urban vibe.
2. RINO Arts District, Denver - Known for its vibrant street art, this location offers a youthful, edgy feel.
3. Commons Park & Millennium Bridge, Denver - Modern architecture and park settings combine for a versatile urban shoot.
4. Speer Blvd Park, Denver - Features river and bridge views, adding an urban touch to natural elements.
5. Golden Downtown, Golden - Offers a blend of historic buildings and modern amenities, perfect for a small-town feel.
6. Cherry Creek Mall, Denver - Ideal for fashion-forward shoots, featuring a mix of upscale backdrops and urban scenes.
7. Byron White Courthouse, Denver - provides a timeless  backdrop with its stately columns, elegant architecture.

Other locations in Colorado:
Paint Mines Interpretive Park,