March 23, 2018

About a year and a half ago I had the wonderful experience of participating in a Diversity Workshop facilitated by the Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria. I had wanted to find a community project that I could work on which would uplift a valuable demographi...

March 14, 2018

Recently I had the pleasure of spending some time with this inspiration, artist Irma Soltonovich. I shot some pictures of her while she was working on a painting in her home studio on Cook Street in Fairfield. Irma's work invokes memories of the prairies where she grew...

March 10, 2018

It's taken me many years to become comfortable having my picture taken. I know its ironic given my profession. I try my hardest to help people to be comfortable in front of the camera, and to remind them that the results are beautiful. Portraits are on one hand "your t...

February 13, 2018

I'm pretty sure the kids outnumbered the adults at this 1st birthday celebration for Olivia, daughter of Sharon Rai. What a beautiful set-up! I loved shooting this birthday party. It can be super overwhelming to have so many kids in one room, but they had a ball with e...

January 28, 2018

Sometimes I wish I had more time on my hands so I can do all of the things that I want to accomplish. But they are usually put on the back burner and simmer much longer than I'd like while I run around with my little heart. 

January 14, 2018

Just by circumstance I managed to have a week of holidays with my husband in the beginning of January. Not something I'd normally do, but it turned out to be very nice timing. The holidays are a lot of work with a young family. It can certainly be physically relaxing,...

December 30, 2017

Rest & Relaxation after the busy Holiday Season.

December 22, 2017

Since we've lived in North Park in Victoria, BC we've been getting our live Christmas Tree from Anawim House on Vancouver Street. For two reasons, first it is close to our house, and secondly because this time of year, whenever I have the opportunity to spend money to...

December 7, 2017

Sometimes I wonder how I'm not losing my mind. Maybe I am and I'm the only one who doesn't realize it? I like to think that prioritizing time away from the hustle and bustle is an important reason why I can manage all the "stuff" during the week.  One of my favourite a...

December 1, 2017

Nothing cuter than a sweet couple and their adorable dog who thinks he's actually a mountain goat. We had lots of fun wandering the peak of Mount Douglas for this couple session. In Victoria we don't have the breathtaking views from the peaks in the north of Vancouver...

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