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Exploring Crescent City, California

It was mid October and Tanja and I had barely finished the wedding season when the 'big fatigue' hit me. I knew it would come, because it does so every year. The unofficial…

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Snowshoe adventures at Cypress Mountain and Mount Seymour

Hiking in a snow covered forest. Sounds easy enough, right? It probably is if you’re either Canadian or well informed on the best methods. Until recent, Tanja and I were…

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Our trip to Harrison Hot Springs

Last Summer we decided to take a mini break (2 days, really) in Harrison Hot Springs. We stayed the night at Rowena's Inn. Usually when you see a blog post about Rowena's…

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BC Wedding award: Best portrait bride and groom

We won this year's Professional BC Wedding award for best portrait bride and groom. It was the best way to end 2016 and even though I was dreaming of it, it seemed…

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Our vacation to Grand Palladium Vallarta and Sayulita

The photos from our last wedding of the year were delivered, our inbox was empty and we were dead tired. The weather in Vancouver was depressing, with no promises of…

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Sea to Sky Gondola hike

It's been a while since I photographed a Sea To Sky Gondola wedding. But I did have the pleasure to go there for a gorgeous hike this summer: the Sea to Sky Pilot valley…

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Northview Golf Course wedding showcase

Last year, Jelger and I had the pleasure of photographing Anca and Elis's wedding at the Northview Golf and Country Club. When Northview's fabulous event coordinator Lisa…

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Wet Vancouver Island road trip – part 3

It was our last day at the ‘real’ West Coast, so we wanted to experience what the Tofino craze is all about: Long Beach, Canada’s (only?) surfing hot spot and part of Pacific…

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Wet Vancouver Island road trip – part 2

A strange barking broke the silence in the tiny harbor. It reached our car and woke us up from a peaceful sleep. My brain refused to accept what it thought to be the source…

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Wet Vancouver Island road trip – part 1

Thick raindrops hammered on the windshield as we weaved through the rush hour traffic. We’d just missed the last ferry  to Vancouver Island, and were told we could still…

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Adventure series: Quarry Rock with Chantell and Darrell

I'm very excited to share our first adventure series blog post with you! In the adventure series, Jelger and I are joining an adventurous couple, that has an interesting…

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Fun Winter hikes in the greater Vancouver area

My Winter days in Vancouver often looked like this: getting up, hang on the couch, notice the time ticking by and not being able to move myself to leave the house. Before I…

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Decluttering

Ok, here it goes: one of my most embarrassing photos from my student days. This is what my studio looked like at pretty much any typical day. I took this photos when I met…

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Moving countries and “supposed to’s”.

Jelger and I moved from Belgium to Vancouver about 4.5 years ago. It's such a journey to witness how my feelings about Belgium have changed and evolved over time. At first…

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Wreck beach and a fresh start

Yesterday I went down the 500 stairs from Wreck Beach, discouraged by what I witnessed around me: dozens of people, all dressed in thick coats and many of them holding…

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