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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.

How to Choose the Best Frames for Your Walls

How to Choose the Best Frames for Your Walls

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.

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 Family Session

Mount Doug Family Session

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!

5 Tips for Taking Awesome Photos of Your Kids

5 Tips for Taking Awesome Photos of Your Kids

Capturing frame worthy images of your kids can feel like a huge task. Trust me, I get it. As a parent, it always seems that when the camera comes out, so do your children’s moans and eye rolls!

Today I’m sharing some of my favourite tricks to photograph your children in new and fun ways that will help you capture your perfect every day moments, minus the frustration.

Island View Beach Family Session

Island View Beach Family Session

Meeting sweet and fun families through photography is one of the greatest rewards of this profession. I was so lucky to recently meet the fabulous Jolene and her wonderful kids at Island View Beach for their family session!

Three Simple Steps to Designing Your Stunning Gallery Wall

Three Simple Steps to Designing Your Stunning Gallery Wall

Wondering what to do with all of the beautiful images you haven't had a chance to print and display in your home? I can help you design the perfect gallery wall for your space in just three simple steps. 

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

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

It was a feeling like no other when I learned that the two images I had entered into the Top 100 NAPCP Gallery Event and Print Competition were selected! The 100 chosen images will be on live display at the National Association of Professional Child Photographers (NAPCP) headquarters in Atlanta, GA on August 23.

Half Moon Beach Family Photos

Half Moon Beach Family Photos

I love when my clients share their vision of their portrait session with me. And this family session at the beach envisioned by Katrina was no exception! Have I mentioned I'm a huge sucker for soft white sand, ultra blue water and photographing adventurous families up for some fun? 

It was a thrilling afternoon exploring the beach and climbing up a crazy (and breathtaking) dune.