Today's the day. My 40th revolution around the sun. 14,600 days Earth side. Not old, but not young either. I've decided I'm not one for the fan fare of these things, but forty feels like it needs to be acknowledged and reflected on all the same. Ask anyone close to me how old I am, and they are bound to say eternally 25 because I joke that's when I stopped having birthdays that matter and every year beyond, I have turned 25 since.
(My only glass shattering moments are when
Good tidings for a prosperous and healthy new year for you constant reader! What are your resolutions this year? Mine, among the usual eat healthier and exercise more is putting a little bit of energy back into myself creatively. Resolutions are easy to make, but it's the follow through component that always seems to crumble when the support isn't laid out properly or the will power lacking. Enter the challenge: Join a group of photographers and do a 365. What is that? you
I absolutely love it when I get to flex my creative muscles on how I will help clients achieve a theme or style they had in their mind for a child's images. AJ's parents are avid baseball players so when he made his big debut, you bet Mom and Dad wanted their little MVP to have images that included their favorite sport. We did a few setups for his newborn pictures, then to celebrate his first birthday milestone, we continued on with a take me out to the ball park theme. Mind
Twinkle, Twinkle little star....Do you know how loved you are? One of the things I love most as a photographer is watching families grow. I love how I get to document the journey. Engagements that turn into weddings; which then, turn into maternity and newborn sessions. It is a cycle I feel blessed to witness again and again, and a privilege each time I am asked back to capture a new moment in a family's life. I met the wonderful Q family last year for a family session at Cra
"In all the world there is no heart for me like yours, In all the world there is no love for you like mine" - Maya Angelou I had the pleasure of meeting Mat & Ben when I was contacted to photograph their Thanksgiving weekend wedding last year at Steamworks in Vancouver B.C. It was apparent from the first moment I met them, that the energy their relationship has is the stuff fairy tales are made of. Easy going, relaxed, and fun are just some of the words I'd use to describe
Baby you can drive my car..., yes I'm gonna be a star..., baby you can drive my car..., and maybe I'll love you...beep, beep, m' beep, beep yeah! - The Beatles Thanks for dropping by! #vancouver #photography #surrey #pinup #glamour #cars #ford #vivacitystudios #DaizeeDiamond #diner
Making the decision to have a child is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body - Elizabeth Stone #maternity #photography #vivacitystudios #family #portraits #surrey #vancouver