The Mayson family was my third of three photoshoots Cates Park in North Vancouver the other week. The sun was was getting a bit too bright by the time the third shoot rolled around, and the ground was defrosting creating mud everywhere we tried to walk making it hard to move around - but despite this, a smile never left the Mayson family's face.
I had never met Jen or her husband Derek before, but instantly I got the feeling that they're the type of people you want at a di
Shannon and I first met on a co-ed floor hockey team that a friend was organizing. For several years, we held down the fort as the female requirement and led that team to several “championships” but beer nights and free urban rec t-shirts are now long behind us in exchange for diapers and sticky fingers, and I got to meet up with Shannon, Brennan and their toddler and newborn. The morning was super cold, but we lucked out with brilliant sunshine and since it was just set up a
Sunday morning as the sun rose (on what turned out to be a gorgeous cloudless day), I headed out to Cates Park in North Vancouver to meet Niño and Kelsey, along with their 7 week old, Linus. Niño and Kelsey are pretty much the most laid back new parents you’ll ever meet. They had this cool, relaxed, calm aura and vibe. Baby Linus cried most of the session, but they just laughed, soaked in the moment and didn’t get flustered - and it shows in the photos.
I had a blast with t