Tag: Vancouver Island Photographer

  It really was a grand affair. There is no other way to describe it. From the stunning...

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22Jan '14

Crystal and Gloria say I do at The Empress

  It really was a grand affair. There is no other way to describe it. From the stunning embossed invitation promising "merriment and mischief" to the decor - the Fairmont Empress ballroom was full of personal items, antiques, photos and other vinatage curiosities complimenting the stunning...

I was so thrilled to create a session for Emily. She definitely is one of those "old souls" just...

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9Jun '12

Congratulations Emily - Grad Session

I was so thrilled to create a session for Emily. She definitely is one of those "old souls" just look at her storytelling beautiful eyes. I have to say, my fave photos of her tended to be the more serious ones, where you are drawn right into those eyes. She has the poise and sense of self, and...

I photographed Alex's first pregnancy in the studio and it was lovely to go outside and play this...

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7Jun '12

Alex expecting and glowing

I photographed Alex's first pregnancy in the studio and it was lovely to go outside and play this time around. This mama fascinates me - she has stories, experiences, brains and beauty. She is strong, she will wow you with how articulate she is, but she is also adventurous and sentimental - she...

I feel so fortunate to be the photographer for Josh and Asia's 2013 Victoria, BC Wedding. Last...

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24May '12

Josh and Asia - Engaged

I feel so fortunate to be the photographer for Josh and Asia's 2013 Victoria, BC Wedding. Last year I captured Josh's sister's  Maui Wedding and during that time was able to get a peak into how fabulously fun these two are. Josh and Asia.... just thinking about them makes me smile... ok, and...

It was such a thrill to capture portraits of Carrie and Rob. I was crushed that I was not available...

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18May '12

Carrie and Rob Engaged

It was such a thrill to capture portraits of Carrie and Rob. I was crushed that I was not available to photograph their upcoming wedding, and this was a wonderful consolation (although now I might be a little more crushed) - because they truly are fabulous. Not only are they both stunning, but you...

I was thrilled to photograph the new professional images for Re/Max realtor Karin Usipuik's new...

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8Mar '12

Professional Image- Karin U

I was thrilled to photograph the new professional images for Re/Max realtor Karin Usipuik's new website. I have had the chance to work with Karin before when I captured some portraits to mark her daughter's birthday and I knew she would be fabulous to work with. If you are looking for a warm, down...

I am SO EXCITED to announce my new logo. My old one, for ten years has served me well. However,...

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1Feb '12

I'm getting a makeover

I am SO EXCITED to announce my new logo. My old one, for ten years has served me well. However, with my studio being such a great expression of my style, I realized my logo didn't express ME. I decided that it was time to have a logo that conveyed the excitement and sense of celebration that...

Last week my mom, myself and my daughter hit the road for a few days. There was so much to do at...

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19Dec '11

How I did Victoria

Last week my mom, myself and my daughter hit the road for a few days. There was so much to do at home and work, and I had some decisions to make, so we took off. Yes, just like that, sometimes when the world is whirling around you, you just need to step outside of it it. So we headed to Victoria...

One the second day of Christmas McKinnon Photography  gave to me ...Wallet prints! Add a...

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6Dec '11

On the Second day of Christmas: Day 2

One the second day of Christmas McKinnon Photography  gave to me ...Wallet prints! Add a little love to your holidays with wallet prints from your 2011 McKinnon Photography portrait session. Pick your favorite images that you ordered and we will create 24 wallets for $50. They are the perfect...

You are going to want to mark your Calendar for Monday as that is the day my 12 Days of Christmas...

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30Nov '11

12 Days of Christmas: Nominate a Charity and Give Aways

You are going to want to mark your Calendar for Monday as that is the day my 12 Days of Christmas kicks off. As my way of celebrating 10 years of photographing in the Comox Valley, all year, each month I have had a little special promo that has been offered through my blog. Dec 5th will see...

I was travelling through the images I recently created of singer-songwriter Helen Austin and this...

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20Nov '11

The lovely Helen Austin

I was travelling through the images I recently created of singer-songwriter Helen Austin and this one really jumped at me. As I looked at it large on my screen I felt something. I think it really shows the things I have come to adore about Helen. She has this expression, one of interest and...

This time of year is always a busy one and exciting one. I am out photographing whenever the...

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31Oct '11

Beauty and Color - Misty and Family

This time of year is always a busy one and exciting one. I am out photographing whenever the weather hits the right mark and I am busy booking next years weddings and the final portrait dates for the year. So, getting to blogging, although it is such a love of mine, has been a little harder...

I truly love a couple who are willing to start their day with a photoshoot, and luckily it seems to...

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31May '11

Debbie & Brian - morning celebration

I truly love a couple who are willing to start their day with a photoshoot, and luckily it seems to be a bit of a trend for me....(yay!) Debbie and Brian met me early in the morning down at the marina for their photo-session, they arrived coffee in hand (thank you) and enthusiastic about their...

Typically I work Saturday's but am typically firm about Sunday being time with family. And yes,...

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26May '11

My long weekend Part 1 - Hughes Family Session

Typically I work Saturday's but am typically firm about Sunday being time with family. And yes, sometimes I take a whole weekend off. This long weekend I photographed Thursday night, Friday and Monday, but Saturday and Sunday were chill time - that count's as a weekend off doesn't it? I...

I didn't think I was going to write anything on my blog. However, this morning it is all over...

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7Mar '11

Love for Jenn

I didn't think I was going to write anything on my blog. However, this morning it is all over facebook, and I realized, that  blogging, was her medium. She would want and expect me to. Last night, the dear to so many, Jenn, passed away. For all of you that sent her love, helped money be raised...

What a week it has been - hard, but good, very, very good - thanks for the facebook messages, blog...

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5Nov '10

Talia, at such a sweet age

What a week it has been - hard, but good, very, very good - thanks for the facebook messages, blog comments, and emails regarding my mean parenting crisis. Ya'll are smart, and your messages and notes helped. Let's all just not our heads in agreement here, parenting is hard sometimes. I think I was...

Thank you to everyone who registered for the BOO sessions, it's going to be hilarious - Christine...

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7Oct '10

Boo Sessions - SOLD OUT

Thank you to everyone who registered for the BOO sessions, it's going to be hilarious - Christine and I are totally looking forward to it. If you don't receive our newsletter you are probably wondering what this is all about. We offered a complimentary day for repeat clients on Halloween and it was...

I'm going to lay it on the line here. I have had these photos ready to blog for more than a few...

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14Feb '10

Welcome baby Taeia

I'm going to lay it on the line here. I have had these photos ready to blog for more than a few days, and I know that mom and dad have been waiting and checking. I kept going to blog them, and then I would move onto something else, even when I knew they were waiting. My intention was actually to...

I had the most delicous weekend. Saturday we celebrated Gabrielle's 10th birthday at Reel Films at...

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9Feb '10

Welcome baby Brody - Comox Valley Portait Photographer

I had the most delicous weekend. Saturday we celebrated Gabrielle's 10th birthday at Reel Films at Freelones - but that deserves its own post. Then Sunday I had the joy of four fantastic sessions - two newborns, a maternity and a business portrait. The day just rolled along at a lovely pace with...

I fell asleep in the last ten minutes of Lost - three days ago. I have it taped and tonight is the...

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4Feb '10

Editing 4 Day old Elliotte or getting Lost?

I fell asleep in the last ten minutes of Lost - three days ago. I have it taped and tonight is the night I should get on it (because these things are such high priority) and spend some time with Kate and Jack, but I had a much better idea. This week has been full of sweetness and today is just got...

In my make believe life I blogged each morning this week. In my real life I dealt with crazy...

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29Jan '10

R's Bella Session - Comox Valley Photographer

In my make believe life I blogged each morning this week. In my real life I dealt with crazy computer issues this week and it seems like my brain is connected to the computer, when it is out of sorts, so am I.  The root of the problem has been solved and we are on the up and up. So let the...

This cute shot of little Sophia just had to be blogged. She was photographed as part of our annual...

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25Sep '09

Sofia - Vancouver Island Baby Photographer

This cute shot of little Sophia just had to be blogged. She was photographed as part of our annual mini-session day. It was a special session as I photographed her parent's wedding two years ago and it was great to have their new addition in front of the camera. If you know her mom and dad, you...