Parksville Family Photographer | Englishman River Trails | Top Bridge Park Family Photos

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

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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 […]

Parksville Wedding Photographer | Rathtrevor Beach Engagement Photos

We’re Planning a Parksville Wedding! ~Robin & Paul~ Rathtrevor Beach Engagement Photos

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Engagement Photos at Rathtrevor Beach Park, Parksville Robin and Paul decided to have their engagement photos taken at Rathtrevor Beach Park in Parksville this past September. They are both serious ocean lovers and will be getting married under the outdoor gazebo at Tigh-na-Mara Resort in August- also overlooking the ocean. Paul grew up in Ucluelet and Robin was raised in the Victoria area- beaches are an integral part of their […]

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Family Photos; a Moment in Time | Parksville & Vancouver Island Family Photographer

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Playful Portraits & Genuine Family Character Sharon and her family hired me to capture their family character in a playful way that brings out a genuine portrait of the people they are today. Through prompts and games, I create moments that reveal the uniqueness of their family relationship, and images that they truly connect with. “For us, these pictures will go on to serve as some of our best records and […]

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Should I invite my wedding photographer to my wedding rehearsal? | Parksville & Vancouver Island Wedding Photographer

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Should I invite my wedding photographer to my wedding rehearsal? Yes. It is a great idea to invite your wedding photographer to your wedding rehearsal. Rehearsals are usually held the day before, at the same time and place as your ceremony location. It’s very likely that your photographer will be there at that time anyways checking out the light, so you may as well extend the invite to have them […]

Dancing West Coast Rains | Parksville & Vancouver Island Wedding Photographer

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Dancing West Coast Rains On a cold winter day in Parksville, where the rain could  have been snow if only a couple of degrees cooler, Bethany and I had a little dance session at Rathtrevor Park. No rain jacket for this shoot, just her favorite plaid T-shirt, the one she calls her “camping shirt!” When clients ask me what they should wear, I always tell them to dress in something […]