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Should I hire a MUA (makeup artist) for my wedding day? You’ve made a big investment in photography (and possibly videography as well) to help capture your big day. You want to make sure you absolutely look your best. Although, I’m sure you do a very nice job on your everyday makeup, I strongly recommend […]

July 19, 2019

Do I Really Need a Professional Makeup Artist? | Red Deer/Calgary Wedding Photographer

Emotional first look, milkshakes & dance party. Getting Ready The day started at the Four Points Sheraton Calgary West where we photographed Sean and his groomsmen getting ready. Amongst getting ready, they were busy playing Nintendo Switch with the young ring bearer. As a gift, Sean gave his groomsmen tactical boxes as well as new […]

July 18, 2019

The Near Wedding in Calgary | Calgary/Red Deer Wedding Photographer

Feel proud when you look at a photo of yourself. We have all seen photos of ourselves where we simply weren’t happy about how we looked. It’s easy to be your own worst critic but it’s even easier to make small changes in how you pose for photos in order to look slimmer and more […]

July 10, 2019

Simple Tricks to Look Thinner in Photos | Red Deer/Calgary Wedding Photographer

Are First Looks Important? Many of my couples ask me whether or not they should have a first look. If you’re reading this, you’re probably wondering the same thing. In my professional opinion, I think they are an excellent idea. I love first looks. I know that they are a tad bit ‘untraditional,’ but let […]

June 24, 2019

Why a “First Look” is a Must on Your Wedding Day | Red Deer/Calgary Wedding Photographer

Love & affection abound for these newlyweds. I met these two newlyweds (2 years married…but boy did they have chemistry!) at Pearce Estate Park in Calgary. It was a gorgeous June evening with very few bugs, and only short snippets of rain during our time together. They were up for anything – any location that […]

June 9, 2019

Catherine & Andy | Calgary/Red Deer Wedding Photographer

Rich Details, Modern Couple I recently attended a workshop where we focused on our flash skills. We had a gorgeous couple model for us all day long. They had recently been married and were such troopers – smiling repeatedly, braving the cold weather, being affectionate with one another, taking our instructions for posing and trying […]

March 31, 2019

Boho Wedding | Red Deer Wedding Photographer

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