Fairmont Chateau Laurier Wedding: Melissa + Rami

Ottawa-Notre-Dame-Chateau-Laurier-Wedding-Stephanie-Beach-PhotographyI have been putting off writing this blog post for so long now, but not because I don’t like writing or any of those sorts of reasons, no, I have been putting it off because there were so many amazing things that happened during Melissa + Rami’s wedding that I honestly don’t even know where to start! So, since these two truly wonderful people will be getting their photos a little later today, I figured I should probably get this post done so I just started at the beginning (a very good place to start).

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Event Photography at the Chateau Laurier: Royal-Tea for the Royal Wedding

Make-A-Wish-Royal-Tea-Royal-Wedding-Chateau-Laurier-Event-Stephanie-Beach-PhotographyIt was 3am when our alarm clock went off that morning and Dave and I crawled out of bed to start getting ready. After very slowly packing the car, we headed out to Zoe’s Lounge at Chateau Laurier (at least there was practically no traffic!) to join the amazing Make-A-Wish team as they hosted their Royal-Tea event. Complete with scones, clotted cream and of course tea, we joined the guests in watching the Royal Wedding of Harry and Megan.

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Orange Art Gallery Wedding: Christiane + Adam

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The last wedding of the season is always so bittersweet for us. We are pretty exhausted and looking forward to some time to catch up on the behind the scenes part of the business, but at the same time, we are sad because we know it will be a few months before we get to once again spend time with our couples on their wedding days. But ending it with a high note is always a good thing, and I can’t think of a better couple to wrap up our 2016 season with than Christiane + Adam.

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Orange Art Gallery Wedding: Christiane + Adam, Sneak Peek

orange-art-gallery-chateau-laurier-blumen-studio-bouquet-wedding-stephanie-beach-photographyOur absolute favourite wedding couples find us through referrals from their family and friends. Whenever a past client sends us someone from their circle, I know it is going to be amazing because we have just the most amazing clients!

So when Christiane + Adam got in touch with us I knew we had to sit down and chat about their day. And I am so glad we did, because it was absolute magic!!

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Chateau Laurier Wedding: Jennifer + Dan

Rideau Hall Wedding Stephanie Beach PhotographyI love a small wedding. The kind where you can literally name every guest on your hands (maybe yours and your future spouse’s). They make for such intimate and heart-warming affairs and are often full of some of the most personal of touches.

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