Tag Archives: Family

So you’re too fat to be photographed…

I’ve never re-blogged before, but this one was too good to resist.  Teresa of North Carolina has done a wonderful job of explaining why family photos are important at any time… http://myfriendteresablog.com/so-youre-feeling-too-fat-to-be-photographed/comment-page-52/#comment-1645 This doesn’t just apply to family photos. I’ve … Continue reading

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A ‘stolen’ child and a gorgeous winter’s day…

Before you direct the police to my page, I promise the ‘stolen’ child was in the hands of some wonderful caregivers who wanted to give his mom a surprise.  She’s out of town on an extended business trip and both … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: My 2012 in Pictures

What better way to end the year than going back through all the photos taken and reminding yourself that, despite ups and downs, there was a lot to celebrate.   Thank you Weekly Photo Challenge! Many of my ups have been … Continue reading

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Shhhh – it’a secret – the Fantin Family photos…

Why is it secret you ask?  Because these lovely ladies are going to feature in a surprise Christmas present – most likely a photo on canvas – but hubby/dad musn’t know!  Mom and I agreed chances of him seeing it on … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Happy

As the Canadian Thanksgiving is upon us, it seems this week’s Photo Challenge is perfectly timed with its theme “happy“.   As Canadians we have a lot to be happy about, and thankful for – universal healthcare, a reasonably strong economy in … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Free Spirit

I grinned when ‘free spirit’ was issued as the Weekly Photo Challenge topic.  My mind immediately jumped to Riley.  Years ago I babysat his mom, and I’ve been shooting family pics for them since he was a baby.  (His mom has … Continue reading

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Globalfest 2012 – the faces…

Just this morning I read a blog about the Ku Klux Klan still being alive in the USA.  While I’m saddened, I’m not naive and know racial intolerance still exists world-wide…. even here in generally accepting Canada. That said, I’d … Continue reading

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Sneak-A-Peek – Diana, family & new baby Bianca

Not quite 3 weeks ago Diana & family welcomed 9lb 9oz ‘baby’ Bianca into the family.   She’s all length – adorably cute, and the same size her sister was at 2 months LOL.  Sophia loves her baby sister, but her … Continue reading

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Sneak-A-Peek: Kathy & Family

What better way to start a gorgeous summer’s morning than with a trip down to the stunning Fish Creek Provincial Park in south Calgary.  Entering from the Bow Valley Ranch side is something I’ve never done before.  (We’re from the … Continue reading

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Sneak-a-Peek: Deanna & Greg’s country wedding…

I was delighted to be asked to shoot Deanna & Greg’s wedding.  She’s been a neighbour for years and I’ve watched Sydney grow up from toddler to beautiful young lady.  It was a second marriage for both, an intimate country … Continue reading

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