Parksville Wedding Photographer | Little Mountain Engagement Photos

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

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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 […]

Vancouver Island North Road Trip Ideas | Atluck Lake Camping | Zeballos Things to Do | Zeballos Road Trip

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

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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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Camping with Kids, a North Island Road Trip, August 2019 ~ Vancouver Island Road Trip Ideas ~ Camping Vancouver Island

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Road Tripping Northern Vancouver Island with my BFF and Her Two Kids- Camping Style Last August my BFF and I loaded up my Subaru to the absolute fullest and then added two kids in car seats to top it off. We would be road tripping northern Vancouver Island and camping each night so we did need a lot of equipment, particularly the equipment needed for kids! Jaxson was three and […]

Alert Bay Road Trip | North Vancouver Island Road Trip | Vancouver Island Road Trip Ideas

Alert Bay Road Trip, Another North Vancouver Island Adventure ~ an Autumn Exploration

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Exploring Alert Bay, a Northern Vancouver Island Road Trip Adventure In November, myself, my two great friends and their young daughters loaded up the Subaru and hit the road for a Northern Vancouver Island road trip adventure. Our destination was specifically Alert Bay, where beach combing and exploring are plentiful. We could only squeeze in this trip over a weekend, so we spent just one night in the little town […]

Lady Rose Marine Services | Lady Rose Bamfield | Port Alberni Adventures

Bamfield Day Trip via the Lady Rose ~ Port Alberni Things to Do

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Day Tripping to Bamfield via the Frances Barkley, Lady Rose Marine Services, Port Alberni Day tripping to Bamfield is usually done via 90 km of logging roads from Port Alberni- or even further if starting from Victoria and travelling through Lake Cowichan. A less-common but well-loved way to get to Bamfield is via boat. The Frances Barkley, operated by Lady Rose Marine Services of Port Alberni, travels to remote West […]

Port Renfrew Cabins | Port Renfrew Girls Trip Ideas | Port Renfrew Storm

Power Outage Snowstorm Party 2019 ~ Majestic Elk, Beautiful West Coast Beaches, Candles and Spaghetti ~ Our Annual Girls Weekend Getaway in Port Renfrew

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Our Annual Weekend Getaway Girls Trip; Power Outages, Snow Storms and Majestic Elk in Port Renfrew, BC I am SO fortunate to have two incredible circles of close girl friends. Every year, I enjoy an annual girls trip with each group. That means two trips a year for me- I am so effing blessed! In 2019, we decided to rent a fully-equipped cabin in Port Renfrew in early February. We […]

Parksville Family Photographer | Rathtrevor Beach Park Photos

Rathtrevor Beach Family Photos ~ Blossoming Cherry Trees in Parksville, BC ~ Parksville Family Photographer

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Family Photos in the Cherry Blossoms, Rathtrevor Beach, Parksville A local Springtime favorite in Parksville and all across Vancouver Island are when the cherry blossoms bloom! In March, April and May you can see the white and pink flowers in the parks and city landscaping. I was lucky to have photographed this family in March at Rathtrevor Beach shortly before COVID-19 pandemic restrictions became the norm in 2020. The white […]

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West Coast Portrait, Nanoose Bay Beaches

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West Coast Portrait in Nanoose Bay Michaela and I got together to photograph her West Coast portrait at Moorecroft Park in Nanoose Bay. Michaela grew up in Nanoose and was raised by the ocean. She is an Instagram influencer, promoting the body-positive movement and self love. Check out her work here; Michaela Marie. She is 6’1″ tall and loves every inch of her body. It wasn’t an easy accomplishment to […]

Parksville Wedding Photographer | Little Mountain | Weimaraner Portrait

Little Mountain, Parksville ~ Family Photos with a Weimaraner Puppy

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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 […]

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 […]