Posts from October, 2010 (12 posts)

TERNI - travel || vancouver destination photographer

Terni..the main city in the area where max & cristiana live..

we went downtown to walk about..fetch frede from school, have a snack and some gelato…twas a good way to spend a friday afternoon.. :)






a DIVINE chocolate shop.. :)







yay! already starting to set up for christmas here ...

stroncone - travel || vancouver destination photographer

max and cristiana were gracious enough to let me stay at their place for two days before the tour. we have had a wonderful time chatting, eating, walking, laughing, drinking, eating, discussing, more eating…you get the picture.. :)

they live in a village just outside of TERNI (a more major ...

following my heart... to italia - travel || vancouver destination photographer

october 27, 2010 was a very special day for me. it was the day i left for italy.

it was 10 months earlier that i first communicated with max brunnelli from italy about organizing my own phototour in italy. 

travel has been in my blood since i can remember…and photography..well ...

creme de la creme tickets to give away! || vancouver wedding photographer


are you getting married in the next year or two? and live in the vancouver area?

then you need to contact me!

i have FOUR tickets to the this year’s CREME DE LA CREME grand wedding showcase of amazing wedding exhibitors hosted at THE FOUR SEASONS in downtown vancouver, next SATURDAY OCTOBER ...

happy 5 shari lee & mikey v! || destination wedding photographer

5 years ago at a ranch in southern saskatchewn, small town farmgirl, shari and her “city boy” from the Hat, mike, tied the knot.

who knew that today they’d be living downtown vancouver in a super cute gastown condo?? running the amazing shari lee photographers business?

well they are. and after ...

thankful - personal || vancouver destination photographer

so many things to be thankful for….

family & friends

our little home that keeps us dry and warm

food in our cupboards & ref

good health

books to read


warm blankets

herbal tea

eye sight

having what we need

truly we are blessed. and thankful for the blessings every day.




happy thanksgiving weekend from our ...

our summer holidays - personal || destination photographer

this summer we took our final road trip with Pedro, our beloved Xterra. :)

jonathan’s grandparents were celebrating their 60th. aren’t they adorable? (this was them in burnaby before we went to philippines a year ago and then on the beach in boracay in the philippines.) IMG_8256.jpg 20091023_gpananny_email-9353.jpg

so we drove ...

things always work out how they are supposed to work out - personal || destination photographer


have you ever been in a situation when you know you shouldn’t fret or worry about something cuz you know it will work out in the end? ya that’s what i thought..only i have been.. ;)

well..this afternoon while getting all the juice from jonathan’s weekend away, we ...

vancouver transit rocks - trains, taxis, buses and.... jeepneys?! - personal || vancouver photographer

ya you read right..that is MY blog post title today.. chuckle.. why? well i was reading vancity Buzz’s feed today (if you don’t subscribe to their RSS feed, you should..sooooooooo much good, informative, fun stuff on there about our amazing city and what’s going on in it!) and ...

art auction fundraising pieces - giving back || destination photographer

if you follow my facebook or blogs, you know that we, as a family, are making our way to the philippines in december. to move. for a long while.

if you DIDN’T know, then i have done a not so great of a job of keeping you in the know ...

SNEAK PEEK! taunia & aaron - oct 2, 2010 - saskatchewan wedding || wedding photographer

today’s wedding was great! the sky was clear, the sun was shining, my couple was so excited.. it was a great wedding to end my 2010 season! congrats to mr & mrs aaron turnbull!! :)

just a couple shots from today’s wedding..  cuz i can. :) more to come soon!






hello, seattle! || destination photographer

i love seattle.

i dont love very many US cities (no offense my american friends!) but seattle..L-O-V-E!  everything about it..the mild weather..the downtown..the COFFEE! oh the coffee.. the ambience. the water.

yes..seattle is beautiful. and when my friend darlene said we should go on one last ...