Helen & Kevin’s Terra Cotta Inn Wedding in the Fall

Helen & Kevin’s Terra Cotta Inn Wedding in the Fall

When your bride wears a pair of converse on her wedding day and your groom outfits a T-rex costume for the first dance, it is obvious that this is a cool couple to hang around with.  When I first met Helen and Kevin, they appear to be a traditional couple…

Toronto Miller Lash House Wedding

Toronto Miller Lash House Wedding

Candy and Dickson picked the perfect day for their wedding at the Toronto Miller Lash House.  The weather was gorgeous and the temperature was just right.  The day started just like a traditional Chinese wedding.  The groom went to pick up the bride early in the morning.  But he had…

A summer wedding at the King valley golf club

A summer wedding at the King valley golf club

Jinhee and Owen picked the perfect date for their summer outdoor wedding at the King Valley Golf Club near Toronto, Canada.  The day time temperature was surprisingly tepid for an unusually hot summer in Toronto.  The wedding ceremony happened under the shade of a few big trees, with occasional breezes….

An intimate wedding at the Estates Of Sunnybrook

An intimate wedding at the Estates Of Sunnybrook

We were happy to be part of an intimate wedding between Rebecca and William at the Estates of Sunnybrook in Toronto.  It was one of the most charming wedding we have covered.  It was a wedding but felt more like a celebration between families and friends. There were no more…

Wedding | Sheraton Parkway Hotel

Wedding | Sheraton Parkway Hotel

We were happy to be part of J&A’s wedding at the Sheraton Parkway Hotel in Markham. The day started off with some preparation shots of the groom. Next we took some pictures of the bride in her hotel room at Sheraton Parkway. The beautiful bride and her long white wedding…

Toronto Graffiti Alley Engagement Session

Toronto Graffiti Alley Engagement Session

Toronto graffiti alley is a side street in downtown Toronto filled with graffiti artworks.  The street has been mentioned and featured in various media outlets.  Canadian comedian Rick Mercer has filmed there numerous times.  We were there on a quiet morning to do an engagement shoot with I&J.  The vibrant…

Summer Wedding | Heintzman House

Summer Wedding | Heintzman House

L&J picked the perfect day for their summer wedding at the Heintzman house.  The temperature was below average for a summer month.  The sky was clear with almost no cloud cover at all. The summer wedding day started off with some preparation photos at the groom’s place in Woodbridge.   The…

Toronto Wedding | Canoe restaurant

Toronto Wedding | Canoe restaurant

Many modern day couples live a busy lifestyle and S&J are no exception.  For their wedding, the couple just want to chill and relax.  They chose the Canoe restaurant as their wedding venue for its food and view.  The Canoe restaurant is located on the 54th floor of the TD…

A soft and airy engagement session near Unionville mainstreet

A soft and airy engagement session near Unionville mainstreet

L&J picked a beautiful day for their engagement session.  The weather was perfect and the temperature was just right.  The main street in Unionville is a popular spot for engagement photographers.  Instead of shooting at the same locations as others, we opted to do something a little different.  We headed…

First Birthday Party

First Birthday Party

To organize a first birthday party is a time consuming job.  It is even more difficult when you have 5 kids to take care of at the same time.  The N family has the tradition of hosting birthday parties for each of their kids when they turn one.  We celebrated…

Sangeet Ceremony

Sangeet Ceremony

Last weekend we were part of T&K’s Sangeet ceremony, which is a celebration party before the actual wedding day in the Indian culture.  Traditionally, the Sangeet ceremony is organized by the bride’s family and is exclusive to female guests.  In modern days, it has evolved into a casual gathering between…

Richmond Green Pre-Wedding/Engagement Photo Session

Richmond Green Pre-Wedding/Engagement Photo Session

We did a pre-wedding photo shoot with J&B at Richmond Green Park a few days ago.  Pre-wedding session is not a popular practice in the American wedding industry.  It is similar to an engagement session except that the bride and groom would dress up with formal attire.  The idea behind…

Wedding at the Berkeley Field House in Downtown Toronto

Wedding at the Berkeley Field House in Downtown Toronto

We were delighted to be part of T&S’s wedding at the Berkeley Field House in Toronto.  The couple was referred to us by a fellow wedding photographer.  She was a guest in attendance (bonus point for identifying her in the big group photo!).  Berkeley Field House is a literally a small…

Nokara Farm Wedding in St Catherine

Nokara Farm Wedding in St Catherine

We grew up in a big city and the only reason we would go to a farm is to buy fresh fruits and vegetables.  Now we have another reason to go.  This past weekend, we assisted Knotting Tree Photography on covering a farm wedding.  It was a different experience as…

Heintzman House Wedding in Thornhill

Heintzman House Wedding in Thornhill

The Heintzman House is one of the oldest buildings in Thornhill, Ontario.  Due to its location and historic look, it has become a popular venue for weddings for years.  We were pleased to be part of L&J’s wedding inside this lovely heritage site last week.  The couple lives in the…

New Years Eve Wedding Atlantis Pavilions Toronto

New Years Eve Wedding Atlantis Pavilions Toronto

Tying the knot on new year’s eve is a great idea simply because it is an easy date to remember for wedding anniversaries.  That’s exactly what R&S decided to do on December 31 2012, on which they celebrated their wedding and new years with family and friends.  Even though it…

Start your wedding planning with five simple steps

Start your wedding planning with five simple steps

You got engaged.  You are excited.  You are ready to start planning for your big day with your future spouse.  But where do you start?  There are so many things to consider: coming up with a guest list, picking a dress, choosing vendors and the list goes on.  We spoke…

Tips on choosing a wedding cake

Tips on choosing a wedding cake

Wedding cakes come in many different designs and flavors.  Choosing a wedding cake for the first time can be a daunting task.  We turn to veteran bakers Rosalind Chan and Evalin Chong of Sugar Tiers for their expertise.  They have been baking and decorating wedding cakes for many years.  …

Common questions about hiring a wedding DJ

Common questions about hiring a wedding DJ

Hiring a wedding DJ is one of the most overlooked decisions during the wedding planning process.  A qualified wedding DJ does more than just playing a programmed list of music.  An experienced wedding DJ help set the tone and mood for different parts of your wedding.  We recently sat down…

Choosing the right makeup artist for your wedding

Choosing the right makeup artist for your wedding

Choosing a makeup artist is one of the first decision a bride-to-be will make during the wedding planning process.  With so many vendors in Toronto, it is not an easy task.  We asked professional bridal make up artist Ashely Downey of DAME for her advice.  Ashley has been in the…