Behind the Scenes 2015 | By Brittany

Another year is gone, and we definitely think 2015 was one for the books! This post makes us SUPER excited but I’ve also realized a few things when I started putting it together.

  1. My mother takes a LOT of behind the scenes photos of Lakyn and I.
  2. I look absolutely ridiculous in most of these.
  3. I am going to try for some better BTS photos in 2016.
  4. This isn’t even scratching the surface when it comes to our BTS shenanigans. If only we snapped a few of the times we were running out of gas, or pushing our vehicles out of muddy swamps. So many memories.

So mom… I am sorry we don’t have as many photos of you in action, I promise that will change this year! (She really is quite the character when she’s in her groove. So she may regret me snapping me her this year!)

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Our girl Becky doing her thing… One of our fave hairdressers in the Halifax area ūüėČ

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Our second shooter Lakyn, featuring Brandon from JLF productions… These guys are always fun to work with!

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This day was everything… Our first collaboration shoot with Timeless Moments. Such an amazing day, definitely one we won’t ¬†ever forget. This was sort of the beginning of something wonderful in our little wedding industry! I also just realized what was ¬†happening in this photo… Sorry Lena, but we caught you in action!

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Mic Jessome… We were so sad to see this girl move to Vancouver in September. She was one of our few go to gals. So talented!

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Trinity and the flower van… What would we do without Trinity’s flexibility. I can’t count how many times this woman would ¬†literally drive where ever with a van full of flowers and just make magic happen. Seeing the flower van at weddings always put a ¬†smile on our faces!

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Little miss had to join us for a few of our sessions this year… Thankful for a cooperative baby/toddler and close friends who ¬† ¬† ¬†didn’t mind her joining us!

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Trekking up to Iona’s highland village!

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One of my favourite bridal party portraits happened this day, at this amazing location! Sheena and Dennis had such an awesome   group of people standing by them!

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Probably “mid showing Sheena how to pose”.

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Lakyn and I discovered that we shoot with opposite eyes… We were blown away for a while.

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One of the first few times I got together with Katelyn and Lauren from Elegant Productions. We were scoping spots to shoot for ¬† ¬†Lesley’s big day and visiting the venue ūüôā

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Instagraming, Obvs.

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This girl has become such a good friend to all of us! I can’t believe we haven’t even known each other for a whole year! Blare June Everybody!

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And then this day happened. Such a magical and awesome styled shoot we pulled off. We still haven’t posted these yet because ¬†we are waiting to hear from some publications and blogs about getting it featured. But we promise, it will see the internet soon. ¬†We were very lucky to have Mr.Rice guiding us all day and taking us through the maze of a road to get there.

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Krista, Steph and myself working on the table scape.

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Not so flattering… but this is usually what we end up looking like!

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Start them young!

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Tim drove two hours to get crystals for this shoot, that we forgot to pick up… I pretty much owe him my life for this. Not sure ¬†what I would do without the support from this guy. He’s always by my side, picking up my slack!

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Posey eating blueberries!

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Sometimes, my sneaky side kick joins me as a second shooter. Many people don’t know this but Tim actually showed me a lot of ¬† ¬†the technical stuff when it comes to photography. He basically drew pictures for me so I would understand how a camera works.

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Lak-Lou blowing away in the wind.

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Meet Jourdan! She is our new Hind Hart gal, and our newest second shooter. She assisted us this year for one wedding, and we    just had to have her!

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Okay… Sometimes people think I am CRAZY when I show them some of the spots I want to shoot. But perfect light, in a hole ¬†with clear water was all I could see when I found this spot… I just pretended we weren’t surrounded by mounds of garbage. And ¬†hey, that’s what photoshop is for, right?

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Our girl Steph putting together a Bridal Tea Party! Go Thistle & Rice!

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There are no words for this one…

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Sometimes… ok, most times… I look like this.

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Not really sure what was happening here… A little timeout from shooting.

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Oh Mexico, you were too good to us. Me probably laughing at these hooligans, I wasn’t their most favourite person this day. It ¬†was 1000 degrees, they were wearing suits and I was making them pose in the absolute WORST spots. (Sorry but I go to great ¬†lengths to get what I want haha)

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Lakyn showing us how it’s done… (Sorry Lake, the world had to see your skill)

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And sometimes, we kick our feet up and join the party… because why the heck not?

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Meet Jenna Chisholm (JMarie Weddings)… She’s been by our side for quite a few weddings this season. This girl is ALWAYS in ¬†go mode, and always there when you need her. I can’t believe we get to shoot her wedding TOMORROW! YAY!

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That time I got all dressed up for a shoot in Mexico, only to find myself waist deep in the water. My jumper was a little wet.

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Because every man should have an intimate photoshoot with his groomsmen on the beach… Boys, I think you are onto something! Let’s make this a thing!

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One of many fitness shoots with Becky!

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THE WORST…. The most flies ever attacking me.

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Technically this was 2014, but since we didn’t do a BTS 2014. I thought I would add it in… I was pregnant here and literally fell ¬†down a hill. Then I laughed so hard I pee’d in my pants. Oops. #realtalk

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Winter 2014 again, from the same shoot… How stylish am I ?

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This location was off the wall amazing…

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Brittany… posture.

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I had the pleasure of shooting this beautiful girl’s wedding shower… She is tying the knot this April in DOMINICAN! Can’t wait!

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It’s all about being real, and vulnerable right? Well this isn’t embarrassing at all.

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Michelle going hard on this AMAZING shoot, yet to be seen by the world.

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That time we were “studio photographers”… and had to “test the light”… lol.

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Aj and Grace… Your wedding was so special.

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Our pretty flower arrangements from the HFX Wedding Workshop. Thanks Chelsea Lee <3

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Lauren and Michelle having fun with the Halifax Photo Booth at HFX Wedding Workshop ūüôā

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