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There is nothing like a sweet, happy, calm baby to make your day. Last week, I had the privilege of photographing 5 month old Yovani with his parents, Alex and Yancy. Our session was delayed for a couple of days thanks to the snow, but it was important to get it done before Alex headed […]

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My husband and I went out to Niagra Falls in Goldstream Park last Sunday with our dog, Saxon. It had been years since I had been there and I really needed a date with my camera. I don’t know what it is about waterfalls that are so soothing  – the white noise? the raw energy? […]

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Photography is a really  important part of your wedding day planning. After all the flowers have faded and the dress put away, all you really have left is your pictures. Wedding photographers know this and take their responsibilities seriously. We know this is a one time deal, no do overs, no rescheduling due to bad […]

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This week’s project was a fun idea. Walk ten minutes from your house and photograph what you see there. That’s exactly what I did. I set my watch for 10 minutes and stopped when the timer went off. It’s fortunate that I live right next to Thetis Lake. A ten minute walk yields a myriad […]

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Photographers tend to be camera bag collectors. I personally own four. Each one serves a different purpose depending on where I’m working. I had been looking for a lens bag for a long time. I wanted a quick way to access my lenses while shooting without having to put down the bag every time I […]

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I’ve collected a few images of birds in the past couple of months. I decided to share them as my project for the week. These two were taken in Kauai. Yes, roosters do run wild on the beaches there. This is my favourite shot, taken at Langford Lake last week. Starlings covered shopping carts at […]

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The idea for this week’s project came from a dinner out with my husband at “Original Joes”. On the wall were two photographs of things that are uniquely Langford – the trolley stop sign and bike lane markers. Unfortunately, I never did get a picture of the actual trolley itself. It runs by donation through […]

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