Museum of Nature Engagement Session: Hannah + Curtis

Museum-of-Nature-Winter-Engagement-Session-Stephanie-Beach-PhotographySo we all know that Ottawa is cold this time of the year. And therefore, whether or not you have been part of one, you could figure out that outdoor engagement session (or really outdoor sessions of any kind) could be a little more than uncomfortable when you factor in all the time spent without coats on. And that is why looking at indoor locations can be a really great idea for your session. So when Hannah + Curtis suggested doing their photos in and around the Canadian Museum of Nature, I was super on board!

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Museum of Nature Wedding: Jenna + Tim

museum-of-nature-ottawa-wedding-stephanie-beach-photography-night-exteriorTheir sneak peek was all about their four legged guest, Archer. And, in my opinion, he deserved the attention as he was just so awesome Jenna + Tim’s day. So cuddly, fluffy and soft and sweet as can be – and quite photogenic to boot! He wasn’t named Best Dog for nothing after all.

But the highlight of this wedding day really was the lovely couple themselves. Jenna + Tim are so wonderful and sweet.

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Museum of Nature Wedding: Jenna + Tim, Sneak Peek

museum-of-nature-wedding-stephanie-beach-photography-01The most important factor on any wedding day is the people. The lovely couple of course, but also the friends and family that help them celebrate their love. And when you are planning your day, you need to remember that some of the most important ‘people’ in your life have fur and four legs.

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Happy Anniversary Caren + Jason

Museum of Nature Wedding PhotographyHappy First Anniversary to Caren + Jason!!

 Your wedding day was so touching and I was incredibly honoured to be a part of it.

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Museum of Nature Wedding: Caren + Jason

Caren+Jason204.02I mentioned this in their sneak peek, but Caren + Jason made my final wedding of 2013 a memorable event. Their wedding was full of so much meaning and love it took my breath away. Their ceremony was held at the Rideau Park United Church, and afterwards we headed to the the Museum of Nature in downtown Ottawa to shoot their formal portraits.

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