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I received the sweetest email from Rich. He wanted to surprise his girlfriend, Jamie,  with a couple’s portrait session for her birthday. What a memorable and unique gift idea! In chatting with him about the gift, it was clear he is totally crazy about her. He was sweet, nervous, and wanted to make sure everything was perfect for […]

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Jessica is one of a kind. She is full of life, knows what she wants, is super friendly, a talented singer, and a long-time equestrienne. And on top of this, she’s gorgeous. When she contacted me about doing not one but two portrait sessions with her, I was over the moon! The first session was her prom. She is […]

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I have known Sharon and Mike for many years and am always impressed by how happy they are. Sharon wanted capture their lives together now, as they are, after 30+ years of marriage, their three kids now married with kids of their own. And they still very much in love with each other. I think […]

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Last November, I held a portrait day called “Mini-Sessions” in Beacon Hill Park. This  is a shortened portrait session of  30 minutes, with sessions running back to back for an afternoon. It was fun to do! I will definitely be offering another one soon. I’ve known Tamara for a few years and was super excited […]

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Wendy went to a late night movie at SilverCity with her brother . Cory was there with a group of his friends. He started flirting with her when her brother left her alone for a few moments. After the movie, they spent that whole night chatting on MSN. They are both huge movie fans, going almost […]

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I love getting calls from past brides. It is always exciting to see my couples again, especially when a new baby has joined the family. I had the extreme privilege of photographing Huong & Dan’s wedding in 2009. Recently, I met them again at Dan’s parents’ home for a family session with 9 month old […]

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This blog post comes with a warning. There is extreme cuteness below. I love going to Goldstream Park in the fall. The colours set off the scenery in stunning fashion. I was excited to meet the Bourbonnais family there for a family portrait session. After meeting Jolene, who has just turned one, I ignored the […]

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Liana’s sister purchased a gift certificate from me for a family portrait session for Bill and Liana’s 25th wedding anniversary. What a terrific idea for a gift! Something we rarely buy for ourselves. I’ve known Liana for several years, and love that I can call her friend. She is always cheerful and quick to laugh. […]

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