Ammonite Falls Engagement Session ~ Heat Wave in BC? Let’s Go Swimming ~ Parksville Wedding Photography ~

During a BC Heatwave, Let’s Go Swimming For Our Engagement Photos! Paulo and Torill were scheduled to have their adventurous engagement session during one of BC’s 2021 summer heat waves. It was a HOT day. Very hot. These two were visiting Vancouver Island from the big city on the mainland and we couldn’t reschedule the engagement shoot. They wanted an adventurous, nature-rich setting and we had decided on Ammonite Falls […]

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Smoky Sky Wedding~a Rathtrevor Beach Elopement ~ Parksville Elopement Photographer

On a smoky summer day, Cayley and Riley eloped at the beautiful Rathtrevor beach in Parksville. They eloped barefoot on the beach among their closest family members, a couple of friends and their two-year old son. They had been engaged for one year and suddenly decided that they didn’t want to wait any longer to become married. So in just two weeks’ time, they planned a destination elopement in Parksville, BC, at the beautiful Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park.

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Sabrina & Ian ~ Little Mountain Would-Have-Been-Married-If-Not-For-COVID Photos ~ Parksville Wedding Photographer

Little Mountain Would-Have-Been-Married-If-Not-For-COVID Photos :) Sabrina and Ian would have been married this year, however COVID-19 would postpone their wedding plans to the following year. I offered to photograph them on their original wedding date on top of the local Parksville gem, Little Mountain. They said yes! We spent the evenings golden hour on top of the scenic mountaintop enjoying the views while capturing playful portraits of them happy, in […]

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Atluck Lake Camping, Zeballos Road Trip ~ Another Northern Vancouver Island Camping Road Trip

Atluck Lake Camping and Exploring Zeballos ~ Road Tripping Northern Vancouver Island I will never get enough northern Vancouver Island road tripping; there are dozens of communities to check out and thousands of lakes, recreation sites, beaches, and other natural wonders to explore. Every time I go, I see so many new things and the feeling like I want to go home just never happens. Exploring remote communities like Zeballos […]

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Little Mountain, Parksville ~ Family Photos with a Weimaraner Puppy

Family Photos with a Weimaraner Puppy on Little Mountain, Parksville Alicia and Micheal became puppy parents when they adopted Vera, their Weimaraner. To document this exciting new chapter in their lives, they hired me to photograph their family on Little Mountain, a popular sunset destination in Parskville. The summit of Little Mountain is accessed either by trail or a short and steep drive with a small parking lot at the […]

Englishman River Swimming | Parksville Wedding Photographer

Parksville Engagement Photos ~ an Englishman River Super Special Secret Location

Engagement Photos along Enlighman River, a Very Special Place to Them Vicky and Brad chose a very special swimming spot along the Englishman River in Parksville as the setting for their engagement photos. They have many memories here and visit often. There are trails and a beautiful swimming hole at this river spot, and its popularity is slowly growing. It was once the place local hippies would hangout nude, but […]

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Parksville Family Photos at Englishman River ~ Siblings in Top Bridge Regional Park

Englishman River Siblings Photoshoot Crystal and her three younger brothers hired me to photograph them as a surprise birthday gift for their mom. Englishman River is basically their backyard, and they wanted to have their siblings photoshoot taken in a location that had meaning to both them and their mom. They grew up with this river, and so did I actually. I have so many memories here it genuinely feels […]

Cathedral Grove Family Photos | Parksville Family Wedding Photographer | Old Growth Forest

Cathedral Grove Family Photos ~ Winter Portraits in an Old Growth BC Forest

A Winter Portrait, Family Photos Taken in BC’s Old Growth Cathedral Grove Forest This family lives a few minutes away from Vancouver Island’s popular old growth forest destination Cathedral Grove- a place they love and feel at home in. Just four days until Christmas, we decided to take their family photos with a winter portrait feel in this popular BC park. Their Love Story These two met over the incredibly […]

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Stephanie & Tim Awaiting Baby Evelyn~ Parksville Family & Maternity Photography

Rathtrevor Beach Family Photos- Awaiting Baby Evelyn Stephanie and Tim wanted to capture this special time in their lives, pregnant awaiting baby Evelyn, by taking some family photos at Rathrevor Beach. This location is very meaningful to the couple, as this was where Tim proposed to Stephanie three years earlier. Now look where they are! Married, in love, and expecting their first child baby Evelyn. Rathtrevor Beach Photo Diversity- It’s […]