Category: documentary

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...

I spent a glorious afternoon on Denman Island with parents Julie and Brian, and their...

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14Aug '16

A day with the Gorman Family

I spent a glorious afternoon on Denman Island with parents Julie and Brian, and their treasures, Kialan, Finley and Skyla, capturing the little moments that make up their beautiful life. There were cuddles to be captured, joyful minutes of sibling love that could quickly turn to annoyance and...

  Remember Mr. Rogers neighbourhood? He would put on his cardigan and he would head out on...

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12Apr '16

Behind the Curtain - The Tempest

  Remember Mr. Rogers neighbourhood? He would put on his cardigan and he would head out on a field trip to visit a neighbour and learn about what they do. At six years old, I was jealous. I wanted to be him. As it so happens, I do wear quite a few cardigans, and I have found a career...

My family is of the variety that needs a flow-chart and there are sprigs of goodness in all...

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25Mar '16

Papa - spinning on his 85'th Birthday

My family is of the variety that needs a flow-chart and there are sprigs of goodness in all direction. When Papa joined our family, after winning my mom's heart, he was a welcome addition. An avid reader, a great conversationalist, a lover of family and an ability to put up with our ridiculousness...

For more then eight years I have been photographing children who are fighting serious...

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23Mar '16

and she now is a cancer SURVIVOR

For more then eight years I have been photographing children who are fighting serious illnesses. It is a passion project, one that makes me a better person, and a better photographer. One that sometimes, leaves me confused or in the case of when there is loss, one that shakes my foundation...

For eight years I have been volunteering with YANA Comox Valley. I picked up the phone eight years...

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4Mar '15

You Are Not Alone, - The quiet one

For eight years I have been volunteering with YANA Comox Valley. I picked up the phone eight years ago to call YANA Comox Valley , "I think I can help you," I said. I had a vision of putting a face behind the stories of the many people who benefit from their, and thus this communities, support....

It was with tears of joy that I received news that  Keltie and Phil were expecting, and not just...

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19Jan '15

An afternoon with Arietty and Theo

It was with tears of joy that I received news that  Keltie and Phil were expecting, and not just one, but two. Since we first met,  Keltie and Phil have been in front of my camera four times, and over the years I have blessed to call them not just clients but friends.  They are those type of...

Pineterest, Facebook, heck, even now the bookstore can make you feel like you aren't enough. Do you...

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20Nov '14

Where love lives - A day with the Carlsons

Pineterest, Facebook, heck, even now the bookstore can make you feel like you aren't enough. Do you make pizza in muffin tins? Have you journaled today? Please tell me you are making a home-made advent calendar for the holidays and you google "life-hacks" to keep your closet organized. So let's...