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Our Gift

To us, photography is more than a career or talent, it is an art.

[IS] believes that photography is about you. Our signature imagery is truly inspired by your chemistry and unique personalities. We believe in building relationships with our clients, so our images speak to the true emotion and meaning you've inspired; poetic photography is our gift.

Our Service

Professional, dazzling, and fresh imagery. At [IS], we are committed to creating the finest images possible. Getting to know and understand our clients enable us to provide a full service approach that is tailored for their specific needs. We are grateful that our clients recognize our artistic vision and entrust us with their story to tell in our poetic style.

Awards

Best of the Best 2013 Engagements Collection - 50 World's Best Engagement Photographers by Junebug Weddings

2013  Wedding & Portrait Photographers International Awards
+ 2013 W.P.P.I (Las Vegas, USA) Album Awards (Won 1st Place - Wedding Album - Wedding Album Multi-Shooter)
+ 2013 W.P.P.I (Las Vegas, USA) Album Awards (Won 1st Place - Engagement Album)
+ 2013 W.P.P.I (Las Vegas, USA) Album Awards (Won 3rd Place - Engagement Album)
+ 2013 W.P.P.I (Las Vegas, USA) Album Awards (Won 3rd Place - Informal & Formal Album)
+ 2013 W.P.P.I (Las Vegas, USA) Prints (1 x Accolades of Excellence - Bride & Groom only)

Top 25 Wedding Photographers of 2013 by WeddingBells Canada

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Best of the Best 2012 - 50 World's Best Wedding Photographers by Junebug Weddings

2012  Wedding & Portrait Photographers International Awards
+ 2012 W.P.P.I (Las Vegas, USA) Album Awards (Won 3rd Place - Engagement Album)
+ 2012 W.P.P.I (Las Vegas, USA) Album Awards (3 x Accolades of Excellence - Wedding Album Multi-Shooter and Informal Albums)

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Best of the Best 2011 -  50 World's Best Wedding Photographers by Junebug Weddings

2011  Wedding & Portrait Photographers International Awards
+ 2011 W.P.P.I (Las Vegas, USA) Album Awards (Won 3rd Place - Informal Album)
+ 2011 W.P.P.I (Las Vegas, USA) Album Awards (5 x Accolades of Excellence - Wedding Album Multi-Shooter and Informal Albums)
+ 2011 W.P.P.I (Las Vegas, USA) Print Awards (4 x Accolade of Excellence - Engagement, Bride & Groom Together Category)

2011  Artistic Guild of the Wedding Photojournalist Association 
+ 2011 AGWPJA Q2 Contest (2x Reception)

2011  Wedding Photojournalist Association 
+ 2011 WPJA Q1 Contest (Creative)
+ 2011 WPJA Q2 Contest (Reception)
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2010 Wedding & Portrait Photographers International Awards
+ 2011 W.P.P.I (Las Vegas, USA) Print Awards (7 x Accolades of Excellence - Engagement, Bride & Groom Together and Glamour Category)
+ 2010 W.P.P.I (Los Angeles, USA) Q1 (1x Bride & Groom)
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2009  Wedding & Portrait Photographers International Awards
+ 2009 W.P.P.I (Las Vegas, USA) Print Awards (Won 3rd Place - Premier)
+ 2009 W.P.P.I (Las Vegas, USA) Print Awards (3 x Accolade of Excellence - Engagement, Bride & Groom Together Category)
+ 2009 W.P.P.I (Las Vegas, USA) Album Awards (1x Accolade of Excellence – Wedding Album Multi-shooter)

2009  Artistic Guild of the Wedding Photojournalist Association
+ 2009 AGWPJA Q1 Contest (Ceremony)

2009  Wedding Photojournalist Association
+ 2009 WPJA Q4 Contest (Off-Camera Flash/Strobe)
+ 2009 WPJA Q4 Contest (Engagement Portrait)

Professional Affiliations

Features Works / Publications / Press

+ Perfect Wedding
+ Rangefinder
+ Wedluxe
+ Wedding Obsession
+ Best Of Wedding Photography
+ Cake and Pictures
+ A Million Little Details
+ Travel I Do
+ Style Me Pretty
+ Junebug Weddings
+ Wedding Bells

We are active members of the following professional affiliations:
+ Style Me Pretty (SMP)
+ Wedluxe: Glitterati - Leaders and Trendsetters of Canada's Wedding Industry
+ Wedding Photojournalist Assc' (WPJA)
+ Artistic Guild of WPJA [AG](WPJA)
+ Wedding and Portrait Photographers Int'l  (WPPI)
+ Professional Photographers of America  (PPA)
+ Graphic Designers of Canada  (GDC)

Lucy + Jimmy Wedding :: Splash (Punta Cana, Dominican) Part II of III

Words by Maureen Young

Edmonton Wedding Photographers

“I could spend my life in this sweet surrender
I could stay lost in this moment forever
Well, every moment spent with you
Is a moment I treasure”

~ I Don’t Wanna Miss a Thing, Aerosmith

We couldn’t resist a romantic stroll on the beach, particularly as that Jimmy’s dream wedding focused on the beach!  Prior to the pool-side dinner, we were fortunate to have some time with Lucy + Jimmy in the sunset hours.

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The reception took place in a rustic wooden structure by the pool; decorated with sheer white curtains and lit by hanging lanterns.  The deep purple wedding colour was integrated in the table cloth, chair sashes and floral decorations on the cake.  Having the dinner pool-side really brought in the warm weather (& the mischievous side of Jimmy’s sisters!).  Everyone enjoyed the buffet dinner (Jimmy’s parents dined on 3 trays of lobster!) and washed down with some bubbly before the dance floor was opened by Lucy + Jimmy with an instrumental version of ‘I Don’t Wanna Miss a Thing.’  Ella, the flower girl, really got the dance floor going when Bruno Mars came on!   Her enthusiasm was infectious as her grandparents and grand-uncles and aunts joined her on the dance floor.

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Jimmy’s sisters decided the perfect way to end the night would be to throw their brother and his new bride into the pool – and they even let him change into swimming shorts first!  For Jimmy, being thrown into the water was a bit of a flashback to high school.  Jimmy and Anthony in high school, who were both members of the ‘War Canoe’ team that capsized on Wascana Lake during a practice session (sans life jackets of course),  Anthony lost his balance and took his whole team out with him and Jimmy held another team member, Jason, under water while struggling to stay afloat.  Fortunately, since that fateful day, Jimmy’s swimming prowess has improved and he wasn’t holding anyone under water to stay afloat!

Lucy bailed out of being thrown into the pool, but was happy to watch as her new husband made a splash!  Lucy may not have made the same splash as Jimmy, but did end up in the pool for a midnight trash the dress session.

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That P90x is really working for Jimmy, so much so, he took of his shirt to show off his muscles!  At 3am we were pool-side once again but the buffet had long gone and we dined on fries, chicken wings and pina coladas while reminiscing.

If the ‘I Jump You Jump’ cartoon from Part I caught your eye, you’ll find out its significance in Part III!

Until that jump,

A+R