Tag Archives: comox valley photographer

window light

If today, like every other day we wake up empty and frightened. We don’t have to open the door to the study and begin reading. We can take down a musical instrument. Let beauty be what we do there are hundreds of ways to kneel and kiss the earth RumiView full post »

this just happened…

she’s 3 1/2. Today she wanted to ride her pedal bike. And so she did.View full post »

new year’s day

a walk with family view full post hereView full post »


snowwoman in the world-of-tess, perhaps the best thing about snow is eating it. Here she is busy ‘making ears’.View full post »

baby hayden

week 2 with baby hayden, his beautiful mama sharalin, & a little tess, too. So hoping we get to see you again at christmas. view full post hereView full post »

lea & andrew

when it comes to photographs, don’t be afraid of the rain. Sometimes that’s when magic happens. This happened saturday… lea & andrew, i am so excited for your wedding next year. It’s going to be amazing & a complete joy to photograph.View full post »

lives lived & lost – a day of thanks & remembrance

some days are big. Yesterday we gathered with friends & community to say goodbye to & celebrate the life of an amazing & dear friend & community member. Lots of tears, shared grief, the celebrating of an incredible life lived & lost, beautiful stories, pictures & food shared. The loss of arnie will change the weave of our community fabric forever. Some people are like that. And then a  gathering with my family in the late afternoon, my niece is here with her brandView full post »

bride and groom together in garden

lynne & jay

lynne & jay wanted their photographs to capture the spirit of their wedding day – their love & joy of being together, of sharing their days with their little man henry, of having their dearest friends & family around them to celebrate their walk into marriage, of all the mingling & dancing & getting-to-know-one-another, the beauty of hornby island, the casual fabulousness of seabreeze lodge, the music of amani marimba & how they call us to move, the speeches thatView full post »

bride and bride

anne & heidi

i first met up with anne & heidi for their engagement/celebration session last may (you can see all the fun we had here). And because they live in ontario, & their wedding was set for this august, i’ve had to wait over a year to reconnect with them both in person. So worth the wait! All the ease & fun & love i experienced with them during their engagement, was out in full force on the day they walked together into marriage. It was such a sweet day – totally laidView full post »

brides sitting on a deck

anne & heidi

how’s this for a whole lot of lovely…View full post »

close up of smiling bride and groom

erin & robin

a hot summer’s day, a resort overlooking the straight, a gathering of friends & family from across the globe, a couple full of fun, exuberance, ease & grace. A sweet, deep love for one another & those who came to celebrate their journey into marriage. There were tears & laughter, sweat & silliness, hilarious heartfelt speeches, beautiful music & lots of caring & joy shared. To erin & robin, i thank you & your families for sharing your amazing day withView full post »

frances & tom

an intimate gathering of family & friends, a little community church, a day that promised rain but held off all afternoon, a lovely home overlooking the straight, love & laughter & a great joy shared… frances & tom, i thank you for inviting me along to capture some of your beautiful day. May all the love surrounding you keep your hearts full & warm. Blessings to you both.View full post »

thea & brian

thea & brian were married at the fabulous seabreeze lodge on hornby island. Thea spent her childhood summers on hornby at her family’s beautiful ocean front home (where she & her girls got ready) & she & brian wanted their wedding day to reflect her connection with the beauty & ease of hornby. And the folks at seabreeze are easy-going at it’s best & the site is gorgeous – sweeping lawns, a ceremony site by the ocean, sandstone beaches, gorgeous gardensView full post »

rosie & sam

a sunny day in june. A very sweet couple deeply in love. A gathering of family & friends. A beautiful bluff overlooking the sea. Tears. And laughter. Great joy. Such a wedding celebration…View full post »

michelle & lawrence

friends, a sweet family, a fabulous community gathering, gorgeous sunshine, amazing do-it-yourself details, good food, great music, a first dance like no other, a wedding celebration honouring two wonderful creatives – michelle wilson of hornby island caravans (designer & builder of gorgeous custom made caravans) & lawrence nyberg of nyberg instuments (luthier extraordinaire, builder of fine art stringed instruments). After 10 years of unwedded bliss, a new journey into life asView full post »