How To Throw A Surprise Wedding - Darien and Myron - Point Farms Provincial Park, Goderich, Ontario

How To Throw A Surprise Wedding - Darien and Myron - Point Farms Provincial Park, Goderich, Ontario

"Hey, we were chatting last night and decided to get married! Can you photograph our wedding instead?" Of course, I was delighted and thrilled to reply, "absolutely!!" 

My excitement grew as she filled me in on the details! I learned they were not only planning an intimate, casual wedding in the woods, it was all going to be a surprise event for both their families. Darien and Myron; having been a loving couple for years, as well as parents to two beautiful children, decided that what they both wanted, was to "make it official" while sharing an occasion with close friends and family that remained true to their relaxed and offbeat personalities.

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My Why - The Real Reason I'm Driven to Photograph Memories

My Why - The Real Reason I'm Driven to Photograph Memories

"Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory" ~ Dr. Seuss

I value the time I have to spend with the people that I care about, doing things we love together and making memories. These are the absolute most important things in my life.

 

I love taking photos. I have since I can remember. I’ve always played around with taking photos of places I’ve been, concerts I’ve attended, family and friends. It fun and keeps me out of trouble as my mum would say haha!

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Edith Victoria - A Birth Story - St. Joseph's Hospital - Hamilton, Ontario

Edith Victoria - A Birth Story - St. Joseph's Hospital - Hamilton, Ontario

There really are no words to describe Andrea. Actually, scratch that, I take it back, I would describe her simply as Strong.  I have been photographing her family of four for a couple of years and when she announced she was expecting her third, she asked me if I would come and photograph it for her. She recalled so little of her first two births as they were quick, and such a blur of emotion, she didn't want to miss a thing this time around. As this would likely be the last addition her her family, she wanted to remember each moment. 

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Three Ways to Get Your House Ready for an In Home Photo Session

Three Ways to Get Your House Ready for an In Home Photo Session

Do you love the idea of having meaningful and genuine moments of you and your children captured for you, where you really live, but you’re worried that your home is just “not quite ready” yet?

Your home is the backdrop to the life and love shared between you and your family.  Choose to love the stage you’re on.  Choose to love the stage you’re in.  Here’s how…

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How To Collect Your Best Family Memories Using Photography

How To Collect Your Best Family Memories Using Photography

If you pull out your old box of photos and look at your favourites, I’ll bet those particular photos vibrantly (with all 5 senses) allow you to revisit your BEST stories. They have recognizable pictures of the people you love. And when you think about how these pictures make you feel, it’s so wonderful. It can bring back laughter, tears, stories, happiness and a true feeling of nostalgia for that time and place with the people in those photographs. 

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