Karen McKinnon is a wedding & portrait photographer based in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. She has a plethora of photography and community awards under her belt, and years of experience in photojournalism, wedding, portraiture and commercial photography. However, her true definition of success continues to be the connection formed with her clients & opportunity to delve into beauty; both in people, and in nature. She is available for travel, throughout Vancouver Island, and occasionally further.

Visit her site dedicated to photography of women atwomenbymckinnonhoriz

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26Sep '16

Comox Valley women are -

About a month ago, a post celebrating self-love was circulated on Facebook by New Jersey photographer Jess Fielder. She included this quote by author Erin McKean: "You Don't Have to Be Pretty. You don't owe prettiness to anyone. Not to your boyfriend/spouse/partner, not to your co-workers,...

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21Sep '16

When you turn to country music as punishment

I get asked often how I balance the aspects of my life. Spoiler alert:  Occasionally I don't - but, I keep perspective. Maintaining perspective is one of the most significant lessons as a business owner I have put into practice in the last two years. Fact 1: I want to provide great service to...

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14Sep '16

Crown Isle Wedding - Ming and Chau

Originally Ming and Chau had just hired me to pop into their wedding for an hour of photographs, so, I didn't get to know them beforehand during the planning stages the way I usually do with my couples. Last minute though, they decided to have me stay longer and I am so glad they did. From the...

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