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

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

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 […]

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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 […]

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Family on Vacation~ Rathtrevor Beach Family Photos~ Celebrating Mom’s 60th!

Family Vacation Photos, Rathtrevor Beach Toni and her family traveled from Ontario this past summer for a vacation on Vancouver Island. They decided to have their family photos taken at Rathtrevor Beach in Parksville to capture this memory. It was a celebration of everyone being together as well as her Mom’s 60th birthday and her sisters birthday as well. We spent some time in the Douglas Fir forest and the […]

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Photos With Great Grandparents~ Qualicum Beach Family Photography

Family Photos at the Beach, Qualicum Beach This beautiful family hired me to take family photos at the beach in Qualicum Beach at Christmas while they were all in one place. Throughout the session, a couple of people commented, “I don’t know when or if we will all be together again.” Some family was travelling from California, another from Kamloops. The great grandparents live in Qualicum Beach and had everybody […]