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Thursday, May 15, 2008

Mother and Daughter Session Featured on A Channel News!

Vancouver Island’s News group followed Jerry as he photographed ladies in a four generation Mother daughter session to feature on the A Channel News. The Jones families session was shot around their own beautiful property. The lovely grounds were the perfect setting for this fun session of laughter and fun. The ladies depicted beautifully what Mother and Daughter sessions are all about. Each lady was interviewed and given an opportunity to share how special the occasion was to them. Grandma shared how much family meant saying "if you have family, you have everything".
Jerry shot at his usual quick pace capturing each moment and keeping things moving. He orchestrated pose after pose and made sure he got every possible grouping. The story depicted our bustling photography studio with an especially unique idea. We didn’t want anyone to miss out on seeing the clip so we have posted it above. Check it out and please leave comments. We’re excited at the buzz that the Mother Daughter event has created this year. And for good reason….it is a fantastic idea and we’re creating some really awesome portraits. The ladies have been thrilled with all the portraits. Don't miss the Tribute to Mothers and Daughters Portrait Exhibit June 26th at the Driftwood Mall.

Thursday, May 08, 2008

...and Charm

More fantastic images from the Kid's Book sessions. You can always tell when Jerry has been shooting a kid's session because he gets back to the studio brimming with excitement and energy. He has many stories of their high spirited fun and little charms. He loves it when the kids know his name, "Jerry look at what I can do....or watch me Jerry...." One time one of the little guys that Jerry had photographed since he was a baby came in the studio door shouting "Jerry, are you home?" So precious! No wonder he loves his job.

We just had too much fun with these brothers in their sessions as part of our Kid's Book fundraiser for Help Fill a Dream Foundation. We've done some great kid's sessions. We cant wait to see them all together in the book.

Something Special for Mom...

These portraits of this brother and sisters made a fantastic storyboard panel and were a really special keepsake for their mom. I can't think of anything that a mom would cherish more! The portraits look awesome!

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Saturday, May 03, 2008

The perfect Grandma!

I love this image! This lovely lady said that this was how her grandchildren knew her so this was the portrait she wanted. That's what portraits should be. Very beautiful.

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Back to blogging...

It's been a while since we've posted on the blog. We have just been overwhelmed with family and mother daughter sessions this spring. It's a good thing and we're thrilled.....just very busy. So here are some lovely couple's shots. These stunning images were shot at two of out greatest beach locations - Kye Bay and Air Force Beach in Comox. The first two images were shot at Kye Bay a versatile beach location offering the look of beach sand and logs but with rich greens in the trees as well. There are some trails in behind the beach which also photograph beautifully offering deep tones and a forest setting. Kye Bay has to be one of our most popular beach locations this year. You can see why when you see all the variety it has to offer.

The final image was the very first portrait session Jerry shot with his new camera! He's so impressed with the detail and clarity he's able to capture with faster speed allowing for nonstop shooting. It's just spectacular! It's exciting to be using some of the most cutting edge equipment with his brand new camera and printer. The new printer is large enough to produce our newest product - the canvas wrap art print.

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