Recently Published

This dreamy summer orchard engagement session was so much fun! When thinking of locations for Lucy and Ethan’s engagement photos, Lucy mentioned that she loved the photos I shared earlier this Spring at an Apple Orchard. I hadn’t thought of shooting at the orchards any time other than Spring when it’s in blossom, but it […]


Dreamy Summer Orchard Engagement Session

July 15, 2019

Romantic Blush and Navy Styled Wedding Inspiration


Inspiration: Romantic Blush and Navy Wedding

July 1, 2019

This styled shoot at Blush Creek Rental’s new BC Studio was so much fun! David and I actually rented our communion table for our wedding from Blush Creek Rentals. Earlier this Spring, I put together a small styled shoot at an apple blossom (which I’m still waiting to share as it’s in queue for publication). […]

White Barn at Happy Valley Bride and Groom Portraits

You may remember Nicole and Ryan’s Idaho City engagement session that was full of giddy, joyful laughter. I’m pleased to report that their chic wedding at White Barn at Happy Valley followed suit! If one single word comes to mind when I think of Ryan and Nicole’s wedding day, it’s joy. Pure joy! These two […]


Chic Wedding at White Barn at Happy Valley: Nicole + Ryan

June 24, 2019

Boise Greenbelt Engagement Session Karli Elliott Photography


Boise River Greenbelt Engagement: Sarah + Dillon

May 23, 2019

When David and I first met with Sarah and Dillon, we instantly knew we just had to be a part of their big day! We sat with them over coffee for nearly two hours chatting away and learning all about their love story and their wedding plans. We were bound to get along from the […]

If you read Our Love Story Part 1, you may be wondering just where this story is going between David and I. We left off at the worst first date in history. When people ask me what our first date was, I am always unsure of what to say, because I’m not even sure that […]

Our Love Story, Personal, The Elliotts

Our Love Story: Part 2

February 18, 2019

Our Love Story, Personal, The Elliotts

Our Love Story: Part 1

February 11, 2019

David and I met a few years before our love story really began. We went to a small private christian high school and had always known of each other. There were only 300 people total in our whole high school so it was pretty easy to keep track of everyone. David is 2 years older […]

5 Reasons Why I became a wedding photographer / Karli Elliott Photography / Idaho Wedding Photographer

Why wedding photography? This is a question that people ask me a lot. Why not do marketing, or work for a corporation with steady pay and benefits and actually use your business degree? Why not just photograph cute families? Why put yourself under that kind of pressure? Okay, if I’m being entirely honest, maybe some […]

Personal, The Elliotts

5 Reasons Why I Became a Wedding Photographer

February 4, 2019

Boise, Idaho Mountain Wedding Elopement Photographer - Karli Elliott Photography


Idaho Elopement / Whitney + Gage

February 1, 2019

A Dreamy Idaho Winter Elopement In the winter months, it’s pretty rare that I get to do any kind of wedding photos, so when Whitney reached out asking about coverage for a small ceremony and portrait photos for their Idaho elopement, I was elated! No matter how big or small, I love when people invite […]

5 Tips for Managing your guest list

Hello miss bride-to-be and happy Monday! Today, I wanted to pop on to give a few tips on one of the biggest stressors of weddings: managing your wedding guest list. That’s right, I said the forbidden word! The guest list is never a fun thing to talk about, especially because it involves people’s feelings. There is certainly no […]

Wedding Tips

5 Tips for Managing your Wedding Guest List

January 28, 2019


Chris + Alia’s Engagements at the Bruneau Sand Dunes

July 24, 2018

Bruneau Sand Dunes was well worth the drive for Chris + Alia’s engagement photos! Her dress blew beautifully in the wind, the sunset was beautiful, and we had a blast. I even found out that we have a bunch of mutual friends…welcome to small town Boise!

Let’s Work Together Already