Tag: Vancouver Island Wedding Photographer

  Erika and Emili met while doing their undergrad in Pennsylvania and after years in school...

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5Jan '14

A love story finally sealed, Emili and Erika say I do

  Erika and Emili met while doing their undergrad in Pennsylvania and after years in school together, it was a close friendship, and nothing more until, as Erika says " I went to the nearby Renaissance Faire, and saw Emili striding across the park in her pirate garb full of corsety goodness...

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13Sep '12

Shannon + Kevin say I do = Fun

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It's a classic Vancouver Island love story. It starts at the Victoria pub, the Sticky Wicket, a...

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23Jun '12

Teresa and Mitchell say I do with class and style

It's a classic Vancouver Island love story. It starts at the Victoria pub, the Sticky Wicket, a regular night out with friends becomes a defining evening when it is the night you meet your future spouse.  After setting their eyes on each other Teresa and Mitchell began building a beautiful life...

  Jay and Steph have something I have always romanticized, they have history. Trust...

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3Jun '12

Jay and Steph - best friends engaged

  Jay and Steph have something I have always romanticized, they have history. Trust me...... I am happy that I didn't chose to settle down with any of my high school sweethearts, but when I meet a couple that has, I do feel some envy for the way that they know each other, their shared...

Just a quick share this morning. What a weekend! Friday the sun actually shone - for more than five...

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20Mar '12

Engaged! Megan and Joel

Just a quick share this morning. What a weekend! Friday the sun actually shone - for more than five minutes. For the whole time I was photographing Megan and Joel's engagement session. I know all of us were excited and not meaning to one up everyone, but could you have been as thrilled as a...

I was just working on my editing of last weekend's mini-sessions and had to share this one....

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23Sep '11

Mini-session share: Danielle and Brendan

I was just working on my editing of last weekend's mini-sessions and had to share this one. Everything about it makes me love my job! The texture, the puddle, but most of all the love and emotion. Brendan, I adored meeting you, you know you are a super lucky guy right? Well, seems that...

Yes, they were surrounded by loving friends and family, many who dropped a tear during their...

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26Aug '11

Lauren and Juan Carlos say I do under blue skies

Yes, they were surrounded by loving friends and family, many who dropped a tear during their ceremony, which was in front of a clear blue ocean view. However, he looked at her and she looked at him, and it was easily as if they were the only ones there. When holding hands, hugging or just standing...

Cheryl and Barry are well known by many in the valley as the proprietors of Comox Valley Clothing...

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4Aug '11

The Fosters - Comox Valley Couples

Cheryl and Barry are well known by many in the valley as the proprietors of Comox Valley Clothing and as being incredibly nice. When I mentioned to some people that I was photographing them, everyone said, awwww.. .they are so nice. They recently retired (good for them, not for me and my wardrobe)...

It's hard to write about this wedding, because it really is just a feeling. I first felt it when...

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19Jul '11

Danielle + Justin say "I Do" on Mt. Washington

It's hard to write about this wedding, because it really is just a feeling. I first felt it when Danielle came into my studio to talk about her wedding, but really she just talked about Justin and her love for him. I felt it during our engagement session, when they stayed embraced in each others...

Oh, engagement sessions - how I love you.  Let me count the ways.- it's romantic- you get to...

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4Jul '11

Lindsey and Tony Engaged

Oh, engagement sessions - how I love you.  Let me count the ways.- it's romantic- you get to put on adorable outfits and cuddle- you find your mojo in front of the camera, I know you have it, together, we make it shine Engagement session with Lindsey and Tony? Let me count the ways I...

Carrie and Denny celebrated their relationship with a TENder Session. We met in a field and then...

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1Jul '11

Carrie and Denny - Tender

Carrie and Denny celebrated their relationship with a TENder Session. We met in a field and then headed out to enjoy the evening.  Within the first three frames it was easy to capture their nature as a couple - it is obviously one of trust, adoration and friendship. There were so many...

As part of a daily email I am receiving this month this came to my inbox this a.m. ""Nothing...

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21Jun '11

On Enthusiasm

As part of a daily email I am receiving this month this came to my inbox this a.m. ""Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm."  Emerson. If there's no enthusiasm in what you do, it won't be remarkable and certainly won't connect with people on an emotional basis. But, if you...

They left their two little boys at home and came out to celebrate how it all started... with the...

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15Jun '11

Tammy + James - Tender Session

They left their two little boys at home and came out to celebrate how it all started... with the two of them. When Tammy and James met 12 years ago while working in the same restaurant, she initially wrote him off, but once he wrangled a date with her, she was quickly won over. It's easy to...

It was a very good day, blue sky, not to hot, warm hearts and a two women who haven't gone a day...

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14Jun '11

Glenice + Donna Say I Do

It was a very good day, blue sky, not to hot, warm hearts and a two women who haven't gone a day without talking since their very first meeting. On a Comox Valley beach,Glenice and Donna said I do surrounded by their closest friends and family, many who travelled from afar to be there. Despite the...

I photographed Amy's belly on her first pregnancy as a surprise for her hubby, then I photographed...

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27Apr '11

Lola - Comox Valley Newborn Photographer

I photographed Amy's belly on her first pregnancy as a surprise for her hubby, then I photographed sister Maya, then another maternity with dad along and now... Lola. Lola was a little dream for us. She is six days old in these photos and already has expressions that remind me of her gorgeous big...

When I asked Danielle to tell me about her wedding, she didn't miss a beat.  But she didn't...

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20Apr '11

Danielle + Justin = Engaged

When I asked Danielle to tell me about her wedding, she didn't miss a beat.  But she didn't tell me about the guest list, the flowers, the dress - she told me about her wedding, and why it mattered - she told me about her fincee Justin and why he mattered and why she loved him. Honestly,...

Last week I was interviewed by The Daily show about the Comox Valley Love Affair and wedding...

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2Feb '11

tv star style - Me, Mackenzie & Kevin

Last week I was interviewed by The Daily show about the Comox Valley Love Affair and wedding photography in general. It is on Channel 4 rotation right now. I think I "ummmm-ed" a few times and failed to make eye-contact - but, hopefully you will forgive me.  It is so funny to watch yourself. I...

I am selective about weddings that I photograph during the holidays, it's a time set aside...

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9Jan '11

Victoria + Adam, a pirate wedding

I am selective about weddings that I photograph during the holidays, it's a time set aside typically for family. When Victoria and Adam called regarding their New Year's Eve wedding I fell back on the truism that there is an "exception to every rule." Their enthusiasm for photography, creativity...

This, right here, was my last session of the year. Fitting, as it is a sign of what 2011 will bring...

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22Dec '10

The last one of the year - Justine and Phillip engaged

This, right here, was my last session of the year. Fitting, as it is a sign of what 2011 will bring - F-A-B-U-L-O-U-S-N-E-S-SJanuary is pretty much booked with fabulous family sessions, newborns and maternity and the summer wedding season is incredible. I mean, really incredible, with great variety...