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A while back, when it was still frozen and white outside, I had the pleasure of doing a very special Grad Dress Session with this beauty, Jess. And we made a little video, too! Click the link or just look down there, at the bottom of the post :)   Jess is…
A while back, when it was still frozen and white outside, I had the pleasure of doing a very special Grad Dress Session with this beauty, Jess. And we made a little video, too! Click the link or ju...
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For the past couple of years I’ve had the pleasure of shooting the company photos for MOD Contemporary Dance Movement – a student run dance company at the University of Alberta. I am working on the road at the moment, so I won’t write a long post here,…
For the past couple of years I've had the pleasure of shooting the company photos for MOD Contemporary Dance Movement - a student run dance company at the University of Alberta. I am working on the...
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I am so very grateful for every beautiful person in this little collection – my 2014. Thank-you, thank-you, thank-you! And happy new year!
I am so very grateful for every beautiful person in this little collection - my 2014. Thank-you, thank-you, thank-you! And happy new year!
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I never really wear them, but I love pretty dresses. A lot. I often encourage my clients to bring something extra special to wear for their studio sesh – the more over-the-top, the better. Even if you’re not the type to wear girlie dresses IRL, it is so…
I never really wear them, but I love pretty dresses. A lot. I often encourage my clients to bring something extra special to wear for their studio sesh - the more over-the-top, the better. Even if ...
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Time for a little artist spotlight :D This month’s post has some major colour inspiration again, but in a very different way than last month’s feature. Still life photographer, Marcel Christ, has a collection of work that absolutely mesmerizes me. I feel…
Time for a little artist spotlight :D This month's post has some major colour inspiration again, but in a very different way than last month's feature. Still life photographer, Marcel Christ, has a...
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September is one of my favourite months. Not just because it generally brings on the cooler weather (sweaters, scarves and redheadweather ftw!) but because it always feels like a great time to refresh, reboot, or restart, if you need to, ya know? I think…
September is one of my favourite months. Not just because it generally brings on the cooler weather (sweaters, scarves and redheadweather ftw!) but because it always feels like a great time to refr...
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How many of you have a beautiful mom who just refuses to exist in photographs? I meet so many amazing women who are never happy with any photos they see of themselves, and so they delete them or throw them out or they never even let them be created in the…
How many of you have a beautiful mom who just refuses to exist in photographs? I meet so many amazing women who are never happy with any photos they see of themselves, and so they delete them or th...
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I am always saying that I need to make more time for personal work and creative collaborations with the talented artists I know, and lately I’ve been putting more effort into actually making these shoots happen once in a while ~ oh how I with they could…
I am always saying that I need to make more time for personal work and creative collaborations with the talented artists I know, and lately I've been putting more effort into actually making these ...
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Chilly morning walk at Johnson's Canyon with +Leslie Saunders .
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If you follow along with me over on the fbook, you may have seen some images from this super fun shoot I did a little while ago, but I just had to share a few more because my good friend, Helena, has recently launched a beautiful line of hand-made…
If you follow along with me over on the fbook, you may have seen some images from this super fun shoot I did a little while ago, but I just had to share a few more because my good friend, Helena, h...
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A Workshop with Jennifer Hudson

When Jennifer Thoreson (née Hudson) announced her workshops this year, I jumped at the chance to go. Unfortunately I didn’t jump quickly enough, and I actually missed out on getting in to the original event. But at that moment, I think the stars were…
When Jennifer Thoreson (née Hudson) announced her workshops this year, I jumped at the chance to go. Unfortunately I didn't jump quickly enough, and I actually missed out on getting in to the origi...
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Alexis Saunders, Lex McKeown, Lex Saunders
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Photographer & lover of dance, art, books, skiing, good conversation and coffee.
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I've always said, when asked to examine my priorities, that one of the most important things in my life is the existence of positive, engaging, inspiring interaction with other people.  

My friends teased me for a long time about the fact that, while they all have really cool and adventurous hobbies like rock climbing, back-country skiing, marathon-running, downhill mountain biking, etc, etc, my hobby seemed to be drinking coffee.  It bugged me at first but then I got over it, 'cause it's true :)  Not so much the coffee part (although I do love my coffee) - but more the conversations that have always gone along with the coffee.  

I love nothing more than sitting down with someone intelligent and creative and seeing what comes up.

I think that's what I'm loving so far about G+...  it's like the on-line version of my "good conversation" hobby :P
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