Category : Business & Education

18 Jul 2018

Business Headshots vs Personal Brand Photography

In a matter of seconds, your potential customers decide if they identify with your brand. The deciding factor? Your visuals. A photo – more so than ever before – is worth a thousand words. Whether you’re a business owner, entrepreneur, or professional – sometimes, a selfie just doesn’t cut it. There are two types of business portraits you can have done – the first is a simple headshot, and the other is a personal branding portrait. What’s the difference? 1. Headshots […]

03 Jul 2018

5 Reasons to Consider a Photo Booth For Your Wedding

You’re getting married! The venue is sorted, the dress has been found, and you have a photographer booked. Everything is beginning to fall in to place, when it suddenly occurs to you…what about the fun aspect?  What about those people at the reception who don’t like to dance or those that don’t know each other?   Nothing breaks the ice at a wedding quite like a photo booth! A fun backdrop, a few blush-inducing props and in no time you’ll have friends […]

20 May 2018

2018 Showcase of Women in Business Spring Conference

We had the wonderful opportunity of being one of the many sponsors for the 2018 Showcase of Women in Business Spring Conference- a day full of meaningful insights and lasting connections! This all day conference, coordinated by Pink Tie Events (presented by Avail),  provides women opportunities for personal and professional growth and is held twice a year. There are no limits to what women can achieve…especially when equipped with the right tools, the right plan, and the right attitude.  Held at The […]

04 May 2018

Entrepreneur & “Mompreneur”- The Balancing Act

Entrepreneurs are the worst when it comes to having balance in their lives. I know because I am one. I have a tendency to think about business 24×7 and there is such a passion for what I am doing that I can lose sight of everything beyond work.  We become so focused on getting things done that that we forget to notice where we are going. The problem becomes that we get so engrossed in our work that we completely forget […]

21 Aug 2017

Three Tips for the BEST Family Photo Experience

Getting ready for family photos can be… well, a scramble. Getting hubby and kiddos to cooperate, figuring out what to wear, figuring out what time of the day is best for everyone, scheduling around naps and back to school activities – we know the drill and it’s a stressful one! Okay Mom… breathe deep. Here are a few things to make things a little easier on you AND get beautiful portraits of those you cherish most! 1. No need to […]

14 Aug 2017
What to wear for family photos in Lethbridge, Alberta

What to Wear for Fall Family Portraits

One of the things that we get asked more than any other question is what to wear for your photos… it’s such an easy thing to overthink – and we ALL do it! Being on the other side of the camera is HARD! I can definitely relate with all you parents out there getting ready for family portraits this year.  Trying to get my own five girls ready for last year’s Fall portrait was stressful!  Trading in the photographer role […]

13 Jul 2017

Photographing Baby’s First Year – Why It’s Important

Is there a moment more exhilarating than the one in which you discover you’re about to become a parent? So many emotions (and in such great quantity!) – complete joy, utter terror, and everything in between. It hits you again when you decline that first glass of wine, make your first announcement, and feel that first tiny flutter that miiiiiight be a kick. It doesn’t slow down when the baby is born. From the very first moment that you hold, […]

10 Jul 2017
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Blog Series: Expert Advice from Lethbridge Area Makeup Artists

Feeling nothing short of gorgeous on your wedding day is every bride’s well-deserved right! It’s one of the most photographed days of your life, so figuring out how to keep your makeup looking perfect all day is definitely something to keep in mind when it comes to your wedding to-do list. Luckily, we’ve attended a local wedding or fifty, so we’ve worked with lots of makeup artists right here in Lethbridge and would be happy to recommend someone! We’ve reached […]

28 Jun 2017

How to Rock Pictures at the Park this Summer ~ Top Tips for Parents!

For most parents & kids, this is the last week of school and it is officially the beginning of summer vacation! The first few weeks are amazing! You get to sleep in and there’s no schedules, but then as the summer weeks go by, your kids start to get a little antsy and the restlessness begins. As a mom of 5, I can relate when my kids are driving me up the wall. They are full of energy and just […]

12 Jun 2017
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Blog Series: Expert Advice from Lethbridge Area Wedding Officiants

Your wedding ceremony is the most sacred – and arguably the most important – part of your day. But somehow, scheduling a wedding officiant is often left until last (or even forgotten!) in the chaos that is finding a florist, photographer, venue, and caterer for your wedding. So we’ve reached out to two of our favourite wedding ceremony officiants for a little bit of guidance on how to choose the one that’s just right for you. Norma and Carol are […]