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Hello and welcome to the Kristy Belle Photography Blog! I'm Kristy Woolford & I'm a portrait Photographer based in the Boise, Idaho Area. I hope you enjoy viewing my latest work and getting a little peek into my life as a mom, Wife and Photographer.




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Photo Session Locations in the Boise,Idaho Area

Whether you have just unboxed your new DSLR or are a seasoned pro, these scenic spots are tried + true. Local resident or a visitor lured by Boise’s enchanting appeal alike, here’s the scoop on the most photogenic spots in the city that you’d hate to miss!

1. Kathryn Albertson Park

The most popular in Boise- for sure! Kathryn Albertson Park isn’t just another pretty picnic spot; it’s a living, breathing canvas. This is where vibrant wildflowers dance merrily alongside serene ponds, and their reflection is captured effortlessly in the crystal clear water. The latticed bridges and pathways offer a multitude of angles for that picture-perfect shot. The best part? The park morphs through the seasons, so you’ll want to keep coming back to catch it in all its guises! Also- YEAR ROUND, this is a go to. It looks good ALL the time.

2. Military Reserve

For the photographer wanting to capture the untamed spirit of Boise, the Military Reserve is the calling. Trails wend through a classic Western landscape of sagebrush and scrub oak, leading to panoramic views of the city or the rolling foothills.

3. Merrill Park in Eagle

In late summer, Merrill Park in Eagle turns into a golden meadow. It’s one of those few spots where the cityscape marries effortlessly with nature.

4. Downtown Boise

The historic architecture of the Basque Block, electric street art, and the lively atmosphere—a slice of everything urban, everything cool! Downtown Boise is awake and alive with stories, all waiting to be photographed.

5. Boise Train Depot

Step into an old-world love affair as the majestic Boise Train Depot takes you back in time. The Spanish architecture set against the blue Idaho skyline are a photographer’s dream. Or simply linger in the rose garden for the quiet and quaint.

6. Camels Back Park

Climb to the top of the ‘hump’ for an unrivaled view of the city and the foothills. The winding trails and and wildflowers are a gorgeous backdrop for pictures.

7. Idaho State Capitol

The Idaho State Capitol isn’t just the heart of the state government—it’s a regal monument to Boise’s past and present. You can photograph outside and inside of this location!

The City of Trees beckons you to explore, create, and share the beauty it harbors. If you are looking for a session, my sessions come with a location lookbook that includes common and not so common spots all around the Treasure Valley.

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