A bit more
about me…

Learn a bit more about the details, passion, and story of Katrina Nelson, principle photographer and owner of Windfirm Photography.

Wedding Photography at Maroon Bells | Windfirm Photography

“If a day goes by without my doing something related to photography, it’s as though I’ve neglected something essential to my existence.” – Richard Avedon

Portrait Photographers in Aspen CO | Windfirm Photography
Photographers in Aspen | Windfirm Photography

Look and think before opening the shutter. The heart and mind are the true lens of the camera.– Berenice Abbott

Katrina Nelson | Windfirm Photography

My style is photojournalistic and genuine – focusing on natural moments.

Travel Photographer Katrina Nelson | Windfirm Photography

I’ve partnered with Action in Africa to develop a program to include photography in the curriculum, teaching children about documenting the fleeting moments in life.

Hiker Katrina Nelson | Windfirm Photography

Did you know that I hike every day of the year? If you catch me out on the trails, be sure to say hi!

Downhill Mountain Biking in Snowmass CO | Katrina Nelson

“Trading in her sneakers for her mountain bike.” – Post Independent

Aspen CO Photographers | Windfirm Photography
Aspen Photographer | Windfirm Photography

“Photography helps people to see.” – Berenice Abbot

Photographers in Aspen CO | Windfirm Photography

“Live Creatively”

Katrina Nelson | Windfirm Photography

I come from a rather large family of 7 that has grown into 22, so I have always been surrounded with so much love and emotion.

Katrina Nelson | Windfirm Photography

“Be in love with your life. Every minute of it.” – Jack Kerouac

A Logger's Daughter | Windfirm Photography

As a logger’s daughter from Michigan, my dad had instilled my work ethic: dreams don’t work unless you do, be kind, compassionate and keep pushing forward.

Photographer in Aspen CO | Windfirm Photography
Every Camera Counts by Katrina Nelson | Windfirm Photography

These kids from Action in Africa warmed my heart and melted it. They showed me love, laughter, and happiness like I have never experienced.