Do any of you have a creative soulmate? I have two in my life. Nikki is one of them. Not surprisingly, I am very critical of my work. But every so often, I encounter a session that I'm completely proud of. Completely okay with. It's just the right mix of all parts photographer and subject. This has happened twice with Nikki. First time in 2011. Secon[...]
Baby Frank - you're definitely on the nice list this year. A baby in a santa hat? Come on! Also - I'm moving into your nursery. I hope you all enjoy this lifestyle session as much as I do. To all the families out there celebrating their first Christmas together, Merry 1st Christmas! I personally know it's such a special time.
Dear Wallace, You're already the coolest kid on the block. I know it. First off, your name is Wallace, a.k.a Ace. Your room. Look at your room. I'm looking (keep looking) and I love it. You went to a cd release party at the gladstone the other night. I know this because of instagram. And your parents. They're pretty darn cool. It's in your genes buddy. I c[...]
You are the real thing. A genuine original. Perfect in all your flaws. So find your voice and change the world. Make a real difference. Be a hero, an inspiration, a mentor. Believe in your gifts and use them wisely. Never stop learning. Make mistakes and ask questions. Embrace the journey. Be passionate about the things that matter to you most. You are the [...]
It was forecasting rain. I almost cancelled. They convinced me not to. Thank goodness. Bronwyn and Rob let me know that rain or shine, they were going through with the session. The lovebirds suggested we meet in Creemore, ON. They love the town and thought it would be a great place for their shoot. Bronwyn and Rob showed me around town while I took some photos. [...]
Your slightly slanted smile. The dimple in your chin. The shape of your eyes. The way your proud big brother Seba looks at you. The way your daddy holds you. The way your mommy nurtures you. The way you make our lives so much better. Sometimes the littlest things take up the most room in your heart. ― Winnie the Pooh Gabry, you're kind of a big deal. [...]