Welcome to the photographer edition of what’s in my bag! It’s always fun to hear what’s in other people’s purses but, since mine mostly just holds old receipts and empty hand sanitizer bottles along with my wallet (embarrassing, but true) I figured I would share what’s in my camera bag. I spend a lot of […]

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For Photographers

What’s in my camera bag?

One of the questions I see new photographers asking most often is, ‘what’s the best camera for a new photographer?’ For me, when I bought my first camera in 2011, it was an impulsive decision. And I definitely didn’t stop to ask anyone for advice before purchasing. However, I did know I was looking for […]

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For Photographers

The Best Camera for New Photographers

Has the thought ever gone through your head that you don’t need to do an engagement session? Maybe you don’t see the point in them. Maybe your groom is less than excited about having pictures taken.  Or maybe the thought of being in front of the camera is a little nerve-wracking. Whatever the reason is, […]

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For Brides

Why Engagement Photos Are So Important

Is your groom less than excited about engagement pictures? If that sounds like him, here are a few tips to help him prepare for having his picture taken!

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For Brides

Preparing Your Groom For Engagement Photos

Are you struggling with planning your wedding day timeline? Here are 4 tips that will help you create a stress-free wedding timeline!

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For Brides

3 Timeline Planning Tips: Make The Most Of Your Wedding Day

In my house, we don’t really have any Christmas traditions. I usually wait until the last minute to put up our tree (because we don’t have anywhere to put it that isn’t in the way) and I don’t decorate the outside of our house. I don’t have a Christmas treat I bake every year and […]

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Friday 5

5 Must Watch Christmas Movies

There’s always something interesting to photograph in the night sky. The trick, though, is knowing how to capture it. My first attempts to capture the night sky were bad. Blurry, underexposed, boring composition. You name it, I’ve done it. The good thing about this trial and error though, is I failed so you don’t have […]

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For Photographers

Taking Pictures of the Night Sky

Does anyone else remember having a stack of paper contracts for all the weddings you were photographing? And what about having to arrange a second meeting with your couples to get the contract signed if it wasn’t done at your first meeting? Maybe this is still you and you’re thinking there has to be a […]

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Business

4 Ways Dubsado Has Changed the Way I Run My Business

It’s hard to believe this was my last wedding of 2019 but I couldn’t imagine spending it with any other couple! Trisha and Ryan got married this past weekend at Nor’Wester amongst the beautiful fall colours of the Norwester Mountains surrounded by sunshine and some of the best temperatures we’d had in weeks! My favourite […]

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Weddings

Nor’Wester Fall Wedding

Speeches are one of my favourite parts of the night. Listening to the people who’ve known my couples the longest gives me an insight in to who they are that I don’t always get during our short time together. And you know what? The same thing happens every time. The words being spoken about my […]

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Weddings

Fort William Historial Park Fall Wedding