Photoshoot Highlights: Yoga in the City

Last month I met up with the wonderful Sana, a yoga practitioner who recently moved to Toronto from Kuwait to further her career as a nutritionist. She had such amazing energy and it was a pleasure working with her on this shoot. One thing that really stuck out to me was her view of Toronto.…

Photoshoot Highlights: Terre Bleu Lavender Farm

A few weekends ago I met up with Maya Israr at Terre Bleu Lavender Farm for a fun photoshoot for her blog, Maya's Diary. My favourite colour is lavender and my favourite smell is lavender, and to be surrounded by both was incredible! It was my first time at a lavender farm and we got…

Balloons & Pretty Dresses

A few weekends ago I met up with Syeda Rahman, a wedding photographer in Toronto who needed some portraits taken of herself for her new Lifestyle blog. We met up at CF Shops at Don Mills with a bouquet of five white balloons (We originally had six but one popped 🙁 ). Syeda was such…

Muddy Trails

The sun is finally shining in Toronto!! 😀 Not only was this weekend a long weekend for family day, it also ended up being great weather with lots of sunshine. I decided to take advantage of the nice day and explore some hiking trails in Crothers Woods with my sister and husband. The trails ended up…

8 Tips for Instagram Success

Instagram has become such a popular tool among all age groups. Although Snapchat is taking over the spot of being most popular among the younger population, Instagram is still widely used and shows no signs of slowing down, especially after all their new and exciting updates recently! (or am I the only one who got overly excited…

Lightroom vs. Photoshop

Two common tools used by photographers for post-production are Photoshop and Lightroom. Photoshop is a very powerful photo editing tool with so many features and has been around a lot longer, and because of this, it is considered the go-to software for professional editing. However, Lightroom, although more recent compared to Photoshop, quickly gained popularity,…

Musings: What’s your style?

Lately I've been thinking a lot about my style as a photographer. Every photographer has their own unique style when it comes to their work, which sets them apart from other photographers. The last time that I decided to spend some time really figuring out my style was while I was in school, for an…

Instagram for Photographers: Attracting New Clients

Instagram has become a very popular social media platform today. In fact, it recently beat Twitter for the spot of "Most popular social media platform." However, as a photographer, one aspect I've consistently pondered over is how to use this very popular platform to my advantage in terms of attracting new clients. When I first…