Category Archives: weddings

shawna & craig

shawna loves vintage. And photography. And hand crafted details. And craig & their kids, her family & friends. And craig loves shawna. And their kids. His family & friends. And they both love a lot of fun. And are steeped in a very deep & very real love & appreciation for one another & all they have together. Their wedding was a joy to witness & a heaps of fun to photograph. A taste from their beautiful day…View full post »

caeleen & carl

caeleen & carl walked into & through their wedding day with grace, humour & heartfelt appreciation – for their family gathered there, for the support of friends, for the love they share together. I have tremendous faith that these two have many years of deepening love & happiness together. And that the years will all be an amazing adventure. Hang on & enjoy the ride, you two…View full post »

kelly & dean

sometimes it’s hard to find the words to describe a day, a celebration, the people gathered. And so it is with kelly & dean. My writing won’t capture the richness of the moments of delight & wonder, the ease & grace of these 2 amazing people ‘finally’ (they said over & over) walking into marriage, of all the silliness & laughter, the lightness & fullness of the love shared by & with family & friends. What i can say, is how honoured i wasView full post »

laura & gerry – hornby island wedding photographer

laura & gerry were married at seabreeze lodge, happily surrounded by family & friends. Amazing venue run by great people, fabulous weather, good food, lots of laughs & a band that kept them dancing into the night. And laura & gerry moved through it all with grace & delight, with their hearts open & so much love for one another & all who came to celebrate with them. It was wonderful to watch, to capture, to walk through along with them…View full post »

kirsten & andrew

i could have photographed kirsten’s eyes all day. But then she married andrew. And the connection between the two of them was so honest & deeply lovely, that it was easy to get swept up in their moments together. And all of it a complete joy to capture. Here’s a taste of their celebration…View full post »

tricia & mark – vancouver island wedding photographer

tricia & mark fill me with hope. It was so inspiring photographing 2 people who you just know are going to make it through their life journey together – side by side – with understanding & caring & a whole lot of joy, love & happiness. Here’s a taste of what i witnessed…View full post »

facebook contest

i know, i’m a bit of a facebook slug. But i’m learning. It’s good for me to head into what i’m unsure of & slightly afraid of – the realm of social media. Oh my. So now there is a competition being put on by lovestruck bridal show in vancouver. There is only 1 prize & it’s a booth at their show in vancouver in october worth $1500. Very cool. The contest goes like this… we choose a photo we think best shows a moment of true love & then askView full post »

a few favourites from 2010…

i’m a part of an online photography forum – great inspiration, great pro help, encouragement, fun. We were just asked to choose 3 favourite photos from 2010 & post them on our blog. How to choose? I’m sure if i had to do this once a week, my choices would change, depending on my mood, how quirky i was feeling, the feel of the light coming in my window. But for tonight, these are the 3 i chose… 2 sweet weddings & 1 of my favorites of 2 of my favorite people.View full post »

wedding highlights 2010 – vancouver island wedding photographer

most truly, one of the greatest gifts of my job is being given the honour of photographing couples walking into marriage. I am continually amazed by each couple’s open-hearted willingness to let me stand back & capture their wedding day unfolding – the moments of anticipation & wonder, of vows taken & given, family relationships & the kinship of dear friends, all the details, the celebration & fun, joy & honesty, the tears, laughter & love shared. AndView full post »