Seeing as we live in Canada and it doesn’t look like the snow is going to me melting anytime soon I thought it would be good to chat a bit about tips to survive your winter photo shoot. Lets be serious winter is 75% of what our weather is here in Alberta so chances are you will have a winter session at some point. Winter is also a stunning time for photos if you can brave the cold. The sparkle of falling snow in the sun can look like fairy dust and there is something very magical about that. So lets embrace the snow! Here are 5 tips to survive… Keep Reading
4 Reason Why Mountain Family Photos Are Always A Good Idea!! Living in Calgary we really are blessed with having the Rocky Mountains right in our back yard. From Calgary they are only about an hour away so we sometimes forget how lucky we are. Today on the blog I am talk all about the 4 Reason Why Mountain Family Photos Are Always A Good Idea They are breathtaking. People travel from all over the world to see the stunning Rocky Mountains. They are majestic it all on their own so why not use then as the backdrop to your family photos? I always push my clients to think of a… Keep Reading
Over the Easter weekend I got to meet one of the sweetest families that were all the way from Los Angles California. They were staying at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise for a small get away weekend to the mountains. What made their Lake Louise family photography session even more fun was their son Kendrick had never seen snow so this was his very first time getting to play in it. He sure thought it was funny when I would through snow at myself, so I did it multiple time during the session to make him laugh and giggle. Anything for the shot right?!? The day of their session winter… Keep Reading
Last week I got to meet two of the sweet ladies for a Banff mother & daughter family photography session! Kaitlynn & Sophia are from Saskatchewan and had never been out to Banff before so it was the perfect location for their mom and daughter road trip. I got the pleasure of photographing the two of them out at Lake Minniwanka at the start of their mountain adventure. Sophia had fallen asleep just as they had left Calgary and woke up just before Canmore and couldn’t believe how tall the mountains were Kaitlynn said. I love seeing all the reactions people have to seeing the amazing Rocky Mountains around Banff. They… Keep Reading
The Kin family, was in Canmore for a vacation all the way from Toronto this past weekend. I love when I get photograph clients from all over the world in this beautiful town, but I especially love when its the WHOLE family; aunts, uncles, grandparents, everyone! It is such a special time, and they are all creating memories together that last a lifetime. For their Three Sisters Mountain family photography session we headed to a beautiful open field at the base of the mountain. There is something so majestic about Three Sisters Mountain. We have also had rain for days and days prior to their session, so it was so… Keep Reading
I got to meet Andrea and her beautiful family out at Chateau Lake Louise over the weekend. The weather wasn’t ideal to say the least but these four were such troopers and braved the downpour with me. Thanks for letting me be part of your summer vacation and to capture some amazing memories for your family! Enjoy the rest of your mountain vacation!
When I was first contacted by Angie, she told me her family was planning a road trip from Manitoba to Banff, Alberta at the beginning of July and wanted to do family photos out here. She also mentioned that their littlest daughter had never seen the Rocky Mountains, so this would be a first for her, as well a trip down memory lane for the rest of them. Chris & Angie got married in Banff back in 2009 so this area holds a big piece of their love story as well as very fond memories. It was an absolute pleasure as a Banff Family Photographer to meet these four and… Keep Reading
Every year the Damaske family does a family vacation either to the beach or to the mountains. This year they hopped on a plane and came all the way from Texas to explore the beautiful Rocky Mountains. They first flew into Edmonton rented a car and drove to Jasper for a few nights. The it was off to Lake Louise and finishing off the trip discovering Banff and all it had to offer. This is where I got to meet them and shoot their Lake Minnewanka Family photography session. This icy blue mountain lake was the perfect location for their spring family session. The boys got to run and play… Keep Reading