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Beautiful Things : Buttercup Children’s Decor | Kitchener Children’s Photographer

I am excited to introduce you all to my new monthly feature, “Beautiful Things”.  Each month, I will be exclusively featuring handmade baby and children’s products made by local vendors.  I love buying handmade and unique items for my own girls and really wanted to find a way to showcase all of those creative entrepreneurs […]

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Snow! | Kitchener Family Photographer

It is finally here (again)!  My girls had anticipated a snow day yesterday, when the reports were hyping a big storm set to arrive in the wee hours of the morning.  We woke up early, only to find a disappointing dusting of snow that was quickly turning to mush as the rain started to fall.  […]

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Impact | Kitchener Children’s Photography

Do you ever wonder why some photographers present most of their work in colour?  Or why some prefer to use black and white?  The answer is simple.  Impact. Sometimes, the emotion that is being conveyed in an image may get lost in colour, or inversely, in black and white.  The photographer’s goal is for your […]

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The Race Goes Not Always to the Swift : : Kitchener Children’s Photography

In today’s world, where anyone with a DSLR can take fairly passable images on “Auto”, “photographers” are cropping up all over the place.  I understand the lure.  Snap a few photos, burn them to a disc, and walk away with a pocketful of cash.  Easy, right? So many “photographers” hang out their shingle WAY before […]

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