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Ash + Twig | Brand Photography

Ash & Twig | Brand Photography: Joylynn is the founder and maker at Ash & Twig!  She loves keeping everything earthy, grounded, simple and natural as she can. One of the reasons she started making soap was because she hadn’t found a soap scented with essential oils that actually smelled good and worked well. And […]

Plate with soap on it

Brands, Business, Commercial

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A Letter to My Younger Self

Kinsey, ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ You are in for a ride. There are going to be bumps and bruises along the way. Spoiler alert, you will get your heart broken more than once. But you will grow, so much. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ You will meet friends who inspire you and be there for you. You will learn that you can […]

A letter to my younger self, from Kinsey Holt Photography, lethbridge commercial photographer

Personal

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How to Create a Custom Email Address

Having a Gmail address, or a Hotmail address is one thing that can make your business look unprofessional. Even if I know the business is very professional, for some reason it stands out to me! If you already have a website and your own domain name, it doesn’t take much to set yourself up with […]

Make a custom email address to match your website!

Business, Commercial, Education

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Brand Photos with Knap Creative

I met Doreen back in 2012 when I shot her cute little family on a cold winter day for family pictures! She now runs Knap Creative and teaches marketing, as well as managing social media and doing graphic design for various businesses. Her sister Carolyn has recently joined her and they make an awesome team! […]

Ashcroft show home used for a brand session with Knap Creative

Brands, Commercial, Featured Posts

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Wooden toys and teethers | theBabyNiche

Nysha from the Baby Niche makes and sells wooden toys and teethers and was launching her new collection, Kin and Grove. She needed simple product shots for her website so I used a white background and let the product be the focus. She was coming out with a new product and I got to see it […]

wooden baby toys and teething toys

Brands, Commercial

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Client Spotlight: Lethbridge Orthotics and Prosthetics

I didn’t know anything about braces or prosthetics before I walked into Lethbridge Orthotics and Prosthetics. We started off with some simple product shots and head shots on-site in their building, then got a few of their facility and their staff in action. This fall we then were able to photograph some of their actual […]

Lethbridge commercial photographer Kinsey Holt Photography for Lethbridge Orthotics and Prosthetics commercial shoot

Brands, Commercial

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Simply Love – Children’s Clothing Brand

Ann Rocha is the founder and CEO of Simply Love in Calgary, which is a children’s clothing brand featuring high-quality pieces made from sustainable materials. Ann experienced infertility for several years, and during that time she began Simply Love as a distraction from her problems. It has turned into a creative outlet as she is […]

Brands, Commercial

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