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June 12, 2017

FILED IN: Photography

About a month ago, we were in the middle of a couples’ session with one of our beautiful Brides and Grooms, and they told us that they were really happy they’d chosen to work with John and I for their wedding photography. They told us about how confident they felt in their decision, and that […]

June 6, 2017

FILED IN: Photography

Last spring I worked with Limelight Studio in Barrie to create a few bridal looks for their website, and the photos were so top secret at the time that I eventually forgot about even posting them! Going through my old shots, I thought I’d pop these up on the inter webs for the world to […]

May 15, 2017

FILED IN: Photography

It’s not a secret that Airbnb is just about the most amazing way to find a place to stay when you’re out of town: the accommodations can be gorgeous, fit within any budget, and often have a kitchen so you can save on costs of eating out during travel. But the use of Airbnb’s to […]

April 30, 2017

FILED IN: Photography

Abrianna and Colin are the sweetest couple with an even sweeter story, and you should ask them about it sometime because it’s not mine to tell. But through their story, their love has grown so strong in such a short amount of time, and Colin knew it was time to ask Abrianna to be his […]

April 27, 2017

FILED IN: Photography

The beginning of your wedding day can set the tone for how you feel as you leave the hotel and head toward the ceremony. Start your day off right with these three tips (plus two more for those who are on our email list!) and keep your wedding day running smooth and stress-free. Work with your hair […]

April 4, 2017

FILED IN: Photography

We were so honoured to be invited to the 2017 AGO Events Industry Night this year. Inspired by the Spring 2018 AGO Exhibition Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors, the AGO events team put a massive effort into creating a setting that was ethereal and mystifying while still mixing all the right ingredients for the perfect event. The food this […]

March 29, 2017

FILED IN: Photography

I was on my way to a workshop on Sunday & got a little lost when I popped into this boutique jewelry shop to get directions. The friendly owner pointed me on my way and it took me about 12 steps in the wrong direction to realize what I saw in that shop was so […]

November 25, 2016

FILED IN: Photography

A few months ago, our friends were moving to a smaller home and had to downsize some of their things. Coincidentally, we currently rent a bigger home than we really need, so we were the perfect match for one of their things: their beloved piano. This is no ordinary piano. This is a piano that […]

August 16, 2016

FILED IN: Photography

Everyone’s seen the photos of beautiful kids in a beautiful wedding. Their eyes, they sparkle. Their dimples, how merry. Their cheeks are like roses. You know where this is going. I’m making a Santa Claus reference here. Like Santa Claus, the truth about the magic lies somewhere in the mystery. There’s a little secret about these […]

July 23, 2016

FILED IN: Photography

Hey! We’re John & Sam Butler. Married since 2009 & Mama/Daddy team of 3 little girls, we spend our time taking photos, making coffee & playing dress-up. We sure love a good wedding because we believe marriage is a beautiful thing. We know you’ll be showing off these memories for decades & we’d love to be part […]