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Weddings

London Old Courthouse Wedding: Rosemary + David

“I am head over heels in love with Rosemary.” This is how David expressed his emotions for his new bride as they both overlooked their closest friends and family at their wedding reception last Saturday. In the blue-lit reception hall of the Old London Courthouse, the couple exchanged moving words …

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First Peek

Rosemary + David – First Peek

One quick shot from Saturday. Rosemary and David put together a glorious day yesterday. It was a sweet wedding with their personalities weaved into everything. Congratulations you two!

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Weddings

Sweet and Bashful Ancaster Mill Wedding: Chris & Heidi

I am thrilled to present my first wedding of 2014, Heidi and Chris, which I second shot with Melissa Miller. This wedding marks the official start to my rebellion against sameness, and I could not be more excited. The definition of love: Heidi and Chris are delightfully bashful… Let me …

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When You Feel Like Quitting, and Heidi + Chris’ Sweet and Bashful Ancaster Wedding

Earlier this summer, I had a crisis. (I don’t usually start wedding posts this way, but bear with me just this once.) For the first time since starting this career, the idea of quitting came through my mind. Photographer Lindsay Adler once said that you truly love something if you …

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Portraits

A Sunny 88th Birthday Party

This weekend, I was honoured to have been invited to document the 88th birthday of the sweetest lady with whom I share a name. Barbara spent this past Saturday evening surrounded by her children, grandchildren, extended family and friends celebrating life with a sunny poolside evening party. Barbara’s daughter Janet …

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Engagements & Couples

An Engagement GIF

GIFs are the closest thing we have to the Harry Potter-style moving portraits, and that makes them amazing. At Renee and Ginoy’s recent engagement session at Sunnyside Beach in Toronto, we dabbled in a little bit of GIF magic-making. The camera was hand-held, which means I couldn’t hold it 100% …

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Portraits

Trinity Bellwoods Couple Portraits: Jenny and James

Jenny and James are starting a Youtube channel and wanted fun, bright, energetic images of themselves, showing their personalities and setting an exciting vibe for their project. Here is a peak into their downtown Toronto portrait session:

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PersonalTravel

Bisons and the Beautiful Northwest: USA Road Trip III

This is part 3 in a series of images from my recent road trip across the USA. See part 1 and part 2 here. Here is the rest of our trip to Vancouver through the US, starting with a return to Yellowstone: Nothing like volcanic streams all over the park: …

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Behind the Scenes

New Blog, New Direction

Welcome to the fresh new Real & Blush Photography blog, hot off the redesign press! I am THRILLED to be launching this new design and format on this Friday morning, just in time to house all the new summer sessions and photography articles that are upcoming. With this new format, …

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Engagements & Couples

Toronto Beach Engagement: Renee and Ginoy

Who ever said Toronto can’t look like California? Ok, well maybe we have pine trees instead of palm trees…and our beaches are a little smaller and we can’t actually swim in Lake Ontario (believe it or not, there are city signs that say the lake is too polluted to step …

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