November 12, 2018

A last minute decision to capture this phase of their story had Baby Frances and her parents, Amy & Paul, join me in studio for a lovely newborn portrait session in Canmore. 

This phase is one of the most memorable moments in a parents' lives and now Amy & Paul have the...

October 12, 2018

Christmas card season began early this year with the Cleaz family.  Natives of France, they've taken on a family adventure and are working hard to find their place in Canmore, AB.

This mini-session had everyone rolling out of bed early, but in the end, fun wa...

October 8, 2018

When I received a request to help orchestrate a surprise portrait session - I was giddy.  I LOVE surprises and getting to be a part of one for someone else makes me happy. 

So, when Jorge surprised his wife I was overjoyed.  The temperatures were co...

September 7, 2018

Call it a reunion, call it a surprise for Mom, but either way - this was a long time coming.  The McBroom family is growing and recording this moment in time proved to make everyone smile.  

August 8, 2018

It's hard to fathom how life will change after your first child is born.  So, Babymoon's (think Honeymoon...but pre-baby) are becoming a regular choice for expectant parents.

Katherine & Forest, from Texas, made their way to Canada's Rocky Mountains to celebrate their B...

May 8, 2018

Make people drool over your life by recording vacations with ease & jealousy inducing success

Tip #1: JET LAG is YOUR Friend!

If you're up anyways, use that time to catch those beautiful early morning sunrises or late night sunsets.  It's hard to justify...

October 30, 2017

Tara is an aspiring model and at 13 years of age, I think she has a bright future.  She is easy to work with, the camera pics up her energy, and she's radiant.

Best of luck moving forward in your career Tara!

October 30, 2017

After a few failed attempts at a family portrait session (mother nature wasn't cooperating) we lucked out with a spectacular morning. 

Some fall colours remained, the cold temperatures and wind were held at bay, and a dusting of snow covered the mountain peaks.

So...in t...

August 17, 2017

I'm a proud Canadian, yet a large part of what I identify with as being Canadian, our Arctic, is a region I had never visited.  So you can imagine my excitement when that changed. 

With One Ocean Expeditions, my husband David Ford & I, travelled from Iqaluit to Res...

May 4, 2017

Taryn Laskey has opened a Hot Mama Health & Fitness franchise here in Canmore and asked me to help visually showcase her brand.

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Family, Newborn & Wedding Photographer

Canmore / Banff / Lake Louise
Alberta, Canada

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