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I have a confession to make - I don't like the word blog. So if you don't mind, this is my "journal," a corner of my site to share some recent client and personal work as well as photo tips I've found helpful. Enjoy. Explore. Leave a comment behind. xo

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PERSONAL

CLIENT WORK

TIPS + ADVICE

I went Mother’s Day shopping for you / my photo gift guide

Mother’s day is coming up VERY soon. Many of you are, or will be, shopping for the perfect gift (and hopefully many of you will also be receiving perfect gifts!). I’m here to help. I’ve put together a list of photo-related presents for all the incredible mothers in your life.  LEAF LOCKET, showshdesigns.com $180 As […]

April 24, 2019

tips + advice, Uncategorized

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An Extended family session under the highway..of course // Toronto lifestyle photography

If you’re thinking you’d like to schedule a session soon, but worry the city is still a wash of grey and brown, I offer the obvious solution: GRAFFITI. Underpass park is one of my favourite locations in downtown Toronto and I was beyond excited when my client and I agreed it would be a great […]

April 1, 2019

client work, tips + advice

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What should we wear? | Toronto Family Photography

“What should we wear?” It’s my most-asked question from my family photography clients. And with good reason – everyone wants to look as great as possible, while still feeling comfortable and true to themselves for their session. I admit, before my own family session this spring, I spent a lot of time thinking about what […]

August 1, 2018

client work, personal, tips + advice, Uncategorized

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5 Photo Rules I’m Breaking this Summer | Toronto and Lake Simcoe documentary photographer

If you follow my Instagram feed (and if you don’t here’s the link :)) you probably already know: a) I’m having a pretty sweet summer and b) I’ve been taking a lot of photos of my kids. With more than FOUR weeks of summer vacation still ahead of us, I figured it’s a perfect time […]

August 3, 2017

personal, tips + advice

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5 ways to improve your next vacation pics | Toronto documentary family photographer

I hope this doesn’t come across as a humble brag, but I just got back from a great vacation (with 3 kids under 7, it was more like a tropical relocation) in the Dominican Republic. The trip provided a week’s relief from taking snowy or indoor candids with my kids. With the tropics fresh in my […]

January 25, 2017

personal, tips + advice

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