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My second child has just graduated high school.  We are so proud of our girl. Most parents  truly are at this point of raising their kids, and with good reason. It’s an auspicious occasion to be sure.  Caesha crossed the stage with a 4.0 GPA, earning 4 scholarships, as well as wrote and performed the grad […]

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The night Sarah and Christian met, they spent the entire night talking. They had their first date 3 days later and have never looked back. Christian had wanted his proposal to be a surprise, but every time he had it planned, Sarah figured it out. So he waited. One night last April, he picked her […]

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Graduation is an exciting time for youth and their parents. It is also a time of goodbye’s and new beginnings. Shortly after Paul’s graduation in June, Jianping contacted me for a family portrait session. They had never had a professional portrait taken as a family before. She wanted to capture this moment with her family […]

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Debra contacted me about taking her family portrait. Her second oldest son was leaving to serve as a missionary, and she would have her whole family of six kids together for just one weekend before he left. All week leading up to our shoot, the forecast was for rain and snow. And the weather was […]

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Kyley and Cade were the first couple I ever took formal wedding portraits for. It is thanks to Kyley’s mom passing my name on to her friends that my business got started. It was great to see them again, now with two little boys. Kyley and her boys spent the summer here with her family, […]

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Leah met Ned at work. He was assigned the desk next to hers, and they became friends. One day on Facebook, Leah asked if anyone was interested in going for a hike with her. Ned replied he would and soon hiking became a part of their relationship. They slowly transitioned from friendship to something more […]

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The Booth family moved to Victoria two years ago from Ottawa. Tom was transferred here with the military, and I have thoroughly enjoyed getting to know them in the short time they have been in the city. They have beautiful, fun-loving girls, and  I love Angelina’s tell-it-like-it-is nature, all done in a fabulous Parisian French […]

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I recently had the  opportunity to photograph a miracle. When Jonathan was born, he was not expected to survive the day. He was baptized and given last rights moments after his birth. He showed the experts what a fighter he is. Jonathan is now 7 years old. And while his life has not been without […]

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