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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So this is my first week of school post. Appropriately two weeks late.  I start week one all...

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18May '17

Week 3 of school. Crazy making? Surviving and maybe thriving?

So this is my first week of school post. Appropriately two weeks late.  I start week one all set.  - fridge and freezer are stocked - house is clean - dog is groomed - work is caught up - very rested Three days into week one:  The house is a total mess. I am functioning at 30% because...

The weather is a hot topic of conversation these days-  well, hot is likely not the right word. It...

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16May '17

Victoria Wedding Photographer- It actually was spring

The weather is a hot topic of conversation these days-  well, hot is likely not the right word. It is the the worst season I can remember for the yo-yo of weather indecision. On my way to this session in Victoria I went through hail, rain that brought me to a 30 km highway driving speed and...

Today it starts. Pantuso dance week. A ritual in our life for nine years. It's one of the most...

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2May '17

Vancouver Island Dance - look back..oh those cheeks!

Today it starts. Pantuso dance week. A ritual in our life for nine years. It's one of the most beautiful weeks of the year. Pardon me, when I tell you, it has very little to do with dance and,bear with me, as I try to find voice to what it means to our family.  Words that come to mind when...

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