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To All The Dads… Thanks.

To all the dads who arrive at your family portrait session with a smile on your face… thank you. I realize family portraits probably aren’t the number one thing on your list of things you want to do that day, or likely even the 37th thing on your list. But the fact that you showed […]

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How to Wear Patterns in Family Photographs

When choosing your outfits for family photographs, we always suggest families incorporate some pattern. It helps to add interest in your outfits and break up all of the solid colours. Side note: We know you put everyone in white shirts and jeans because you don’t want to get it wrong, but doing that means you […]


Remember The Feeling

10 years from now, the family portraits you take today will be perfect for remembering exactly what you look like right now—your hair colour, your son’s height, your daughter’s gap-toothed grin. But what if the most important thing those family portraits help you remember isn’t what each member of your family looks like? What if […]

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In Celebration of Mothers

Every year for Mother’s Day we honour the beautiful mothers both in front of my camera and in my life. But this year in celebration of mothers, I wanted to do something a little different. This year I photographed three mothers and invited them to share one part of their motherhood journey. There were no […]

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The Power of Family Portraits

In the editor’s letter of the Dwell magazine March issue, Editor-in-Chief Amanda Dameron writes about the power of interior design. Interior design is about manifesting comfort and pleasure in an environment sheltered from the world at large. It’s about summoning the power of the senses to communicate feelings of safety and ease. Interior design is […]

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