Headshot Event: Saturday, September 7

Headshot Event: Saturday, September 7

On Saturday, September 7, stop by Erin Clayton Photography’s natural light home studio in Langford to update your headshot. See you there!

Best Locations in Victoria for Family Photos

Best Locations in Victoria for Family Photos

September, October and November are perfect months for family photos in Victoria because the weather is cooling down while the sun is still shining bright! It’s also a great time to get your family photos in well before the holiday card hustle.

Here are my three favourite locations for family photos in beautiful Victoria BC.

Top Three Tips for a Perfect Business Headshot | Victoria BC Headshot Photographer

Top Three Tips for a Perfect Business Headshot | Victoria BC Headshot Photographer

As a business owner, it’s important to have a professional headshot or business portrait that you can use on your website, social media, and in printed materials including conference bios, annual reports, and so much more.

I’ve put together a list of my top three tips to help you get the perfect headshot that will help you accomplish your business objectives.

How to Choose the Best Frames for Your Walls | Victoria BC Photographer, Printmaker and Gallery Wall Designer

How to Choose the Best Frames for Your Walls | Victoria BC Photographer, Printmaker and Gallery Wall Designer

Creating a gallery wall of family memories is a meaningful way to bring personality and style into your space. But even when you have a hard drive filled with beautiful digital memories, it can still feel like a struggle to decide how to display your cherished family moments. That’s why I’m here to help you choose the perfect picture frames for showcasing your stunning photos!

In today’s post, I’m walking you through four different frame styles: Classic, Modern, Glam, and Chic to help you determine which styles most aligns with your personality and help you choose the perfect picture frames that will enhance your photos by transforming them into stunning wall art.

The 2019 Inspired NAPCP Gallery Event | Top 100 Featured Artist: Erin Clayton Photography

The 2019 Inspired NAPCP Gallery Event | Top 100 Featured Artist: Erin Clayton Photography

I’m incredibly honoured to be included in the finalist images for this year’s NAPCP Inspired Gallery Event, which is an annual event dedicated to the art of photography.

New Camera Class Dates are Available | Victoria BC Child & Family Photographer

New Camera Class Dates are Available | Victoria BC Child & Family Photographer

Level 1 is happening Friday, October 18 and Level 2 will take place Friday, November 8.

These workshops are all about helping you create beautiful, lasting and treasured memories of your kids. No photography experience is necessary. Just bring your DSLR camera, the manual (if you still have it); otherwise, we can find it online, and your lenses.

Three Reasons You Should Consider an Extended Family Session

Three Reasons You Should Consider an Extended Family Session

Summer holidays can mean a calendar filled with family get-togethers, including birthday celebrations, family reunions, and trips to visit Grandparents. Although coordinating extended family photos can feel a bit daunting, I’m here to share my top three reasons why you should consider scheduling a multi-generational family photo session:

Mount Doug Beach Family Session | Family Vacation Photographer Victoria BC

Mount Doug Beach Family Session | Family Vacation Photographer Victoria BC

We just hit our one year mark living in Victoria, BC and all I have to say is: I love it here. I know that rainy winters aren’t for everyone, but I’ll take it over the cold any day.

As much as I’m loving life here, it was much more of an adjustment moving back to Canada than I had ever imagined. After spending three and a half years immersed in a new culture and way of life, we definitely had some growing pains settling into a new pace of life, but seem to have finally found our footing. The summer weather definitely helps!

What to Wear for Family Photos | Victoria BC Portrait & Lifestyle Photographer

What to Wear for Family Photos | Victoria BC Portrait & Lifestyle Photographer

So you’ve scheduled your family portrait session and now it’s time to start planning your family’s outfits! Selecting an outfit for each member of your family can feel a bit overwhelming, but I promise it doesn’t have to be! These tips will help you know what to consider when styling your family for your upcoming family portraits!

Mount Doug Family Session | Family Photographer Victoria BC

Mount Doug Family Session | Family Photographer Victoria BC

We may all live in Bear Mountain, but sometimes there’s light to chase on top of a different mountain! The days of sunshine are upon us and it was such an honour to chase the light with this beautiful family — who also happen to be my neighbours!