“Good job, Bart” Best quote I have ever heard after a marriage proposal

Bart’s plan was to propose marriage to Erin on a Breckenridge, CO ski slope during a weekend stay at the Breckenridge Ski Resort.  But when Bart injured his knee on Friday his simple plan quickly fell apart.  So he scrambled to find a new one.

First he tried hiring a Summit County sleigh company to take them to a secluded location but poor weather conditions made a ride to dangerous for the horse draw sleigh.  Fortunately he learned about Dramatic Focal Point’s marriage proposal photography services and reached out for help making a new plan.
Secretly we met at a Breckenridge parking lot while Erin was skiing and took a short drive up to Sapphire Point.  While walking a scenic trail we discussed his ideas and he found an overlook perfect for him the pop the question.  Then we decided on a plan.

Normally I would hide out of sight to photograph the marriage proposal, but this time I would have to be hiding in plain sight.  So while they walked to the overlook Erin would simply see a sightseer taking pictures of the mountains not realizing he was a professional photographer standing in a perfect spot to capture one of her life’s most memorable moments.  But, as they approached, I had to quickly explained to a group of real sightseers what was about to happen and they agreed to give Bart and Erin their privacy.  As the sightseers and I wandered back down the trail I looked back and captured this …

Bart’s injury didn’t stop him from traditionally kneeling as he proposed to Erin …..

While the “SHE SAID YES” moments were captured as she would want them remembered …..

Captured because he hired a professional to secretly photograph the memorable moments …..

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Bart hurt is knee skiing the day before he planned to propose marriage to Erin. He did not let that stop this traditional moment.

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Erin was more than happy to except Bart’s marriage proposal on Sapphire Point near Breckenridge, CO

 

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The moment that followed Erin saying yes to Bart’s marriage proposal in Colorado.

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This is when Bart reveled to Erin that he had hired a professional marriage proposal photographer for this special moment.

 

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Erin was relived to learn that the camera man was an actual professional photographer hired to capture this moment in their lives and not some creepy dude lurking in the mountains near Breckenridge, CO.

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These moments produce the most genuine smiles.

 

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Erin getting ready to lay a kiss on Bart’s cheek minutes after she said yes to his marriage proposal.

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Erin and Bart taking in the majestic mountains near Breckenridge, CO after a marriage proposal.

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Erin and Bart soaking in the Colorado sun near Breckenridge, CO after they became engaged.

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Me goofing off with a client and his now finance after snowmobiling up Machine Gun Ridge near Vail, CO.

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