Ottawa Byward Market Engagement Session: Chantal + Brandon

Ottawa-Byward-Market-Engagement-Session-Stephanie-Beach-PhotographyFinding the right place for your engagement session can sometimes be a little tricky, and for a lot of our couples we end up sending a list of a few recommended places for them to consider. But to make that list I always ask the same first question – are you thinking of a more rural or urban location?, as that helps me narrow things down a bit. And although I offered up a few rural locations when I first chatted with Chantal + Brandon about options, I knew from the get-go that they would end up with something more urban. Because, well, as you can clearly see, Chantal + Brandon definitely fit beautifully into the urban scene and the Byward Market was such a great fit for their session!

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Prince of Wales Bridge + Chinatown Engagement Session: Emilie + Brandyn

Ottawa Chinatown Engagement Session Stephanie Beach Photography 08If you have checked out our portfolio, or are a regular reader here on the blog, you have likely noticed that the majority of our sessions involve a great deal of nature. We typically like to do sessions in natural settings, incorporating the trees, leaves and flowers into our photos as much as possible. And for the most part, our clients like that too, which makes sense as you tend to draw in the same type of client that you show in your work. But every once in a while it is really nice to change it up, and shoot in a much more urban area, and this of course leads us into Emilie + Brandyn’s engagement session.

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Prince of Wales Bridge + Chinatown Engagement Session: Emilie + Brandyn, Sneak Peek

Ottawa Chinatown Engagement Session Stephanie Beach Photography 03Emilie + Brandyn’s session was full of great urban locations, amazing graffiti and murals, and some cat photos – because what’s an engagement session without a few cat photos?!

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