This baby girl arrives in another week or two, so I thought why not share a few of my maternity photos! This will be our fourth baby, and our fourth girl! Yes, my husband is a saint ;), and no he doesn’t mind a bit.   If you’ve ever kind of dreaded getting photos taken, […]


November 12, 2018

Baby Time – My Maternity Photos


For your wedding day, or any portrait session, I recommend hiring a makeup artist. But why? Maybe you feel pretty confident in your makeup skills! Here are my top reasons for having a makeup artist take care of your face for you for photos:   Your Makeup Will Last – Makeup artists are used to doing […]

Education, For Brides

November 9, 2018

Why You Should Hire a Makeup Artist for Your Photos


The McKee Family – these guys have stuck with me for a few years now, and I love seeing them every year for family pictures! I am so grateful they keep trusting me to capture these memories for them. Janna is one stylin’ mama, and watching her with her boys is so fun for this […]

Families, Featured Posts

November 7, 2018

McKee Family | Magrath Family Session


When I was young, we didn’t get off the ranch much. My dad was a workaholic, for one thing, and he loved being home on the ranch. Also, hundreds of cows, a dozen horses, and dogs and cats and chickens all need looking after, so getting away for a family vacation was pretty hard to […]


November 5, 2018

A favorite childhood memory


The Process: The Day Of The big day is finally here! After weeks and months of planning, it’s time! On your wedding day, I will arrive at the pre-agreed start time. Typically this is some time around noon and I start with either the guys or girls getting ready. For the girls, after meeting everyone, […]

For Brides

November 2, 2018

The Process: Your Wedding Day


I drove out almost to Medicine Hat to shoot these two at this amazing location! I have had the chance to meet Catherine at a few different weddings now, and Justin I got to meet for the first time! In an hour and a half, you can learn a lot about two people! Justin is […]

Engagement, Featured Posts

October 5, 2018

Justin and Catherine | Medicine Hat Coulee Engagement Session


My most embarrassing moment as a photographer has actually happened a couple of times. I like to use prime lenses when I shoot, which means that among other things, they don’t zoom. If I want to get in tighter for the shot I have to move my body and get closer. If I want a […]

For Brides, Personal, Wedding

October 2, 2018

My most embarrassing moment as a photographer


The vast majority of my clients are getting married for the first time. So how does this all work? What is working with me as your wedding photography like? Read on! 🙂 Today’s post will cover what happens from first contact up to your wedding day. Initial Inquiry My first interaction with you as a […]

Featured Posts, For Brides

September 28, 2018

The Process: Booking Your Date!


I have shot a wide variety of sessions as a photographer. From families to maternity to newborn to individuals and headshots to extended families, weddings and commercial shoots. I have now focused in on families and weddings. It has been hard to hone in on a favorite and specialize because each type of photography has […]

For Brides, Personal

September 25, 2018

My Favorite Type of Session


  Willy Sparrow is a florist based in Brooks, AB and operates here town floral studio, Prairie Blooms. She is so passionate about florals and so professional – if you are looking for a florist for your Brooks area wedding you’ll love her! Willy moved to Canada from the Netherlands at a young age, and […]

For Brides, Wedding

September 21, 2018

Vendor Spotlight | Prairie Blooms Studio