Author archives: slikati

  • The great thing about our job is that we get to see so much more: more of our home state, more families, more special places than we ever would otherwise. In the case of Brandan and Amanda's wedding, we got to visit a lesser-known gem of a venue for the second time, the Schmid family home.   [...]
  • We think we're a seasoned pair, we veteran wedding photographers. But one of us may have cried at this beautiful gathering on the shore of Holland Lake. Blame it on the Visine that made an appearance early in the day. If you've never been there, it's a little hard to believe just how gorgeous the ba [...]
  • There is a wedding tradition that holds, to be sure of good weather on your special day, you must hang a bottle of whiskey in the old birch tree. The bottled spirits will calm the winds and hold off the clouds, so—wait, is that a tradition?! Maybe the whiskey ensures you'll enjoy a great day no matt [...]
  • iving in such a beautiful place means that we photograph many couples who are planning a destination wedding. For Liz and Nick, hosting a wedding in Montana brings them back to the surroundings in which they met and fell in love. We had the pleasure of photographing these two bright friends [...]
  • A Father's Day weekend treat saw a few old tyme costumes, free sarsaparilla, and family games at Garnet Ghost Town! See more photos from the day here: http://slikati.zenfolio.com/garnet
  • We bet last Saturday was the first time we've heard a bridesmaid complimented on her nice zygomatic bones. And the smooth operator moonwalking across the reception hall? He's a trauma surgeon. Nic and Katie's day was a delight to be a part of--and, apart from a playful syncope, wonderfully devoid of [...]
  • We offered free Day of the Dead portraits last year as an experiment. Our downtown location was several months from becoming a fully realized studio, which meant that our options for backdrops and lighting were limited. We also weren't sure what to expect in answer to our advertisement: "Come as [...]
  • They say to start as you mean to go on, and Timi and Clay found each other while dancing. Last weekend their shared love of dance inspired some of the best moves in Western Montana. Here's to a wonderful life together in step! [...]