Tag: Vancouver Island Children’s Photographer

Sasha's parents have been intending to organize a photo session for her for sometime. So, while I...

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4Nov '11

Sasha in Hawaii

Sasha's parents have been intending to organize a photo session for her for sometime. So, while I was in Hawaii to photograph her sister's wedding, I was doing some location scouting for the wedding and found this place that left me totally inspired. The spot wouldn't work for the wedding, so I...

These two have the energy of a couple newly in love - they listen when the other speaks, they watch...

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26Oct '11

Pieter and Caila Expecting

These two have the energy of a couple newly in love - they listen when the other speaks, they watch each other, they touch, they share knowing smiles and the beam when they snuggle. However, their history is rich and varied, including travel, homemaking, moving and learning. Their little one...

I know I have waxed on lately on my Facebook page about the fabulous families I have photographed...

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20Sep '11

And it keeps going - The Jeff's

I know I have waxed on lately on my Facebook page about the fabulous families I have photographed - but really, these last few months have just brought the most amazing relaxed and warm people in front of my camera. The Jeff's travelled from Duncan for their session and greeted me when we met...

I first met Gina and Brock when I photographed their wedding  and now Gina and her family now...

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10Sep '11

Gina and Clan

I first met Gina and Brock when I photographed their wedding  and now Gina and her family now make their home in Calgary where Gina coincidentally works with a friend of mine from photo school, Dana Bowes Photography - such a small world. Each summer when she is back visiting I am...

If you know me you know I wear Rainbow colored glasses almost all the time, and rarely will you...

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27Jul '11

A mood changer - Katrina and Rob maternity

If you know me you know I wear Rainbow colored glasses almost all the time, and rarely will you hear me say I have had a bad day - I don't growl often, and can always find the good, (trust me, sounds nice, but can annoy the heck out of my family sometimes.) So when I feel a little attitude...

Sometimes you just luck out, and you get an awesome mom, who comes with a loving auntie who gives...

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3Jul '11

The Leith clan

Sometimes you just luck out, and you get an awesome mom, who comes with a loving auntie who gives you cousins to play with and love and on top of of it.. you are adorable!  ...

Christine and I adore this family. They are troupers! We have watched them face challenges, such as...

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22Jun '11

Melanie, Lisa, Shay and Kian

Christine and I adore this family. They are troupers! We have watched them face challenges, such as children's health issues, with smiles and grace. They make us feel connected - as whenever either of us are with them, they genuine and open. PLUS....they have ADORABLE children.. LOVE,...

I think being a father is complicated and often confusing. Over the last 50 years men and women's...

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19Jun '11

The dad in our house

I think being a father is complicated and often confusing. Over the last 50 years men and women's roles in the family has become more similar, gone are the clearcut roles, and with that came both parents needing be be jack of all trades - as homemakers and parents. I know among my women friends,...

Last week I had the opportunity to speak to some of the island member of the Professional...

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8Jun '11

Elsa + Katie - Vancouver Island Children's Portraiture

Last week I had the opportunity to speak to some of the island member of the Professional Photographers of Canada, about children's portraiture. My lovely little friends Katie and Elsa drove down from Courtenay to model for us  - thank you! This shot jumped out at me, as it is just sooooo...

Look. Look again. Look away. Look back. Notice the green. Notice the purple flowers. Don't look...

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2Jun '11

Yes, there really is some spring out there...

Look. Look again. Look away. Look back. Notice the green. Notice the purple flowers. Don't look outside right now.  Sadly it isn't spring. But look here. Look again. And it is spring.. Notice a child in shorts. Dairnie, Mike and Chloe came together for their session last week in a...

I don't think they come any nicer than the Stevenson family. When we were planning their session...

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16May '11

Do they come any nicer - Stevenson Family

I don't think they come any nicer than the Stevenson family. When we were planning their session mom Jennifer, kept saying I just want a nice photo of my family. Easily done. With their picturesque property and warm demeanour with me and each other, it was easy to get in the mode to photograph...

This family is one of my favorite to photograph. There I said it. I have favorites. I first started...

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10May '11

Meave and Frida - in my top ten

This family is one of my favorite to photograph. There I said it. I have favorites. I first started photographing them with the birth of their eldest daughter Meave and it was a click. Me and Meave got each other, and her photos have since be used on my website and magazine covers. Then little...

I love photographing twins and a big part of that is to put me in my place. I had it easy. Parents...

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26Apr '11

A couple of babies, oh my

I love photographing twins and a big part of that is to put me in my place. I had it easy. Parents of twins, I bow to you - twice. Meet Anthony Roger and Micah Gabriel. They were just lovely for their shoot. They took turns giving me adorable expressions and are bursting with adorable beauty. Thank...

Ah... holiday Monday, you are a cherry on top of my already three days of weekend. I had some...

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25Apr '11

Say hello to Cadence

Ah... holiday Monday, you are a cherry on top of my already three days of weekend. I had some lovely family shoot this weekend, lunch with friends and some down time. Today I started the day by bringing the kids breakfast in bed, it has been a sweet day.. that is until easter turned ugly, when one...

I know a few of you have been waiting to see Michelle and Greg's maternity session and speaking of...

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15Apr '11

Worth waiting for? Michelle and Greg Maternity

I know a few of you have been waiting to see Michelle and Greg's maternity session and speaking of waiting...Ever since I photographed their wedding years ago I have been waiting for the call to photograph this maternity session. Greg and Michelle have so much to give, and it is easy to picture...

As part of the Helping Hearts collective I met with Krystal, Andrew and their little boy Conner to...

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5Apr '11

Helping Hearts - Connor's Story

As part of the Helping Hearts collective I met with Krystal, Andrew and their little boy Conner to provide them with some very special photos.  Helping Hearts is an organization that pairs photographers with families of critically ill children to provide them with complimentary photos. I was...

I have been jet setting, well really, I have been in Vancouver and Victoria. Now I am settled at...

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28Mar '11

crossing back over

I have been jet setting, well really, I have been in Vancouver and Victoria. Now I am settled at home and today is my first day back in the office in what seems like eons. I am crossing back into routine and I am feeling warm and fuzzy about it - it won't be long until I crave spontaneity and...

A few weeks ago, I did a shoot with the Toad in aTree crew. They will be launching a new website...

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17Mar '11

Love From Jenn

A few weeks ago, I did a shoot with the Toad in aTree crew. They will be launching a new website soon and we had a super sweet shoot, full of cute children, lollipop trees, and of course the Toad in the Tree adorable goods.  The brains and creativity behind Toad in aTree, Amanda and Kim, were...

Honestly, I had the intention of blogging this session right away. But. Then I thought about what I...

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4Mar '11

A certain red-head

Honestly, I had the intention of blogging this session right away. But. Then I thought about what I would write and I got blocked. This certain red-head, Meg and her partner, Bobby are not a couple you can sum up in a sentence. What i can tell you is that they are part of the heart of this...

Did you now being cute can actually be a gift to others. It has been an emotional few weeks for me,...

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28Feb '11

Don't underestimate the value of cuteness

Did you now being cute can actually be a gift to others. It has been an emotional few weeks for me, as friend and family, fight illness. This helped, because it seriously made me smile and laugh and a good laugh can make a world of difference to a day.  Meet Rabbit Let us take it up a...

I am back to work next Tuesday, but that doesn't mean I haven't been running around with my camera....

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10Mar '10

Everyone needs a Cassie

I am back to work next Tuesday, but that doesn't mean I haven't been running around with my camera. My shooting finger was feeling restless, add some nice light and I was off and going. Joining my was our lovely friend Cassie. Shortly after we moved into this house we saw a moving truck bringing a...