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October 16, 2016

FILED IN: Portrait

Where to start… Anyone that knows me knows that Audrey has been a big part of my life since coming to Fort McMurray.  I was so fortunate to meet her on February 4, 2002 (yes, I remember the date, it’s our friendiversary!) when we started a new job together.  I arrived first and sat waiting […]

July 21, 2016

FILED IN: Portrait

Shane booked me before the evacuation for an anniversary session for himself and his lovely wife, Yvonne.  He feared that the plan could not go ahead when life in Fort McMurray was so uncertain.  Also, he had hidden cash away to pay for their day and was certain Yvonne had caught him red handed while […]

April 2, 2016

FILED IN: Portrait

It’s always so special to be invited back to shoot these happy times for these people that have become so close to my heart.  A beautiful Fort McMurray winter day was the scene of their gorgeous wedding, a true celebration of love and joy and happiness.  Just over two years later, on a beautiful winter […]

October 4, 2015

FILED IN: Portrait

The last time I saw this family together, these two sweet boys were still in their mommy’s belly and Emma was excited for two babies to arrive.  Little Sierra wasn’t even a thought yet! Kelly and I went to school together back in Newfoundland and it seems we bump into each other often here in […]

September 23, 2015

FILED IN: Portrait, Wedding

They married in January on the coldest day of the year in Fort McMurray.  Needless to say there were not a lot of photos outside.  Melanie decided to put on the dress one more time so that she could enjoy a full bridal portrait session with Jonathon, on a warmer day and during an amazing […]

August 28, 2015

FILED IN: Portrait

Sami said this baby is a miracle baby.  It was almost two years ago that Wayne was diagnosed with cancer, it was a scary time for the whole family, to say the least.  But.  He beat it, he’s healthy and now they are both excited to bring this little one into the world.  They are […]

August 25, 2015

FILED IN: Portrait

The week she was born was the week we were supposed to do maternity photos, but Jersey Lynn had other plans!  I can tell that she’s going to like getting her picture taken, she smiled an awful lot during this session…and it’s a good thing too, because this won’t be the last time Auntie Chrystal […]

August 5, 2015

FILED IN: Portrait

Just over a year after celebrating their first anniversary with me, I got a message from Jessica and Nathan…they were expecting a baby!  The cutest-ever-family of two, became the cutest-ever-family of three.  Perfection, I could just eat them up!   Jessica and Nathan, it is an absolute pleasure to share these very special moments with […]

June 27, 2015

FILED IN: Portrait

Oh Bodhi, you are so ridiculously cute!  My heart! It took a while, but we got there.  Bodhi was not having a good day, so we tried again.  So still and calm in these photos, but he made me work!  It was okay though, cuddling him was not hard work at all.  So, so, so […]

June 26, 2015

FILED IN: Portrait

My heart.  This is my beautiful baby cousin, with her beautiful new little family.  My heart can hardly stand how cute these people are.  Shauna and Chris were head over heels in love with Jaelyn before she entered this world, even more so now that they have met her. These photos melt me, so much […]

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