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Hi I'm Kristen!

I am a sentimental romantic who loves life’s little luxuries. Alone time, fresh flowers, date nights with my husband, handmade gifts and strong cocktails fill my life with joy. My personal experience with motherhood has inspired me to focus on photographing families, newborns and small children. 

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I love documenting peoples lives in the places and spaces that are most significant to them. A month ago, I photographed a lakeside maternity shoot for Susie and John. The session took place at their family cabin up at Lesser Slave Lake. The cabin is everything a lakeside retreat should be. It’s rustic, cozy and…

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This may surprise some of you, but there are tons of fabulous Calgary based entrepreneurs making beautiful Children’s clothing. Up until a month ago, I really had no idea what was out there. It turns out, that I just didn’t know where to look. These days, Instagram is my go-to resource for discovering Calgary made kids clothing….

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Rochelle contacted me about her Calgary newborn session a month after her son was born. He was still in the NICU at the time and we bonded instantly. We talked about our birth stories and how surprised we both were when our babies came early. We talked about the ups and the downs of the…

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  • Bre - Roch these are just beautiful!!! Congrats little mama! 💙ReplyCancel

  • Noelle - Awe Rochelle. These pics are adorable. He is perfect!!!ReplyCancel

  • Susie - More please!ReplyCancel

  • Hannah - Amazing pictures. Love the Popoffs!ReplyCancel

  • Rochelle - Kristen was amazing, and very flexible when we first began talking we couldn’t pick a date due to our nicu stay and when we were finally able to she worked around our crazy schedule! She also made sure that we had a voice in the photos. Loved working with her and would recommend her and her services to anyone. It’s crazy to look back and see how small he wasReplyCancel

  • Wendy - Love!ReplyCancel

  • Kelsie K - Awww the photos with the puppy are so precious. Beautiful session.ReplyCancel

  • Christine - So. Incredibly. Sweet! Love the 2nd image SO much. And can we just take a moment for that dog?! Beyond adorable post! Great job Kristen!ReplyCancel

  • Laura - Simple, sweet and natural.  I love these so much! ReplyCancel

People are often surprised that I shoot squirmy babies and unpredictable toddlers on film. Film is expensive and often involves using older cameras and manual focus. Film can also feel unpredictable. You can peek at the back of your camera to check and see if your photo has turned out. Despite these limitations, I am…

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One of my favourite things about being a family photographer is watching families grow. It is so special when past clients ask me to document their growing families. Back in October, I took family photos for Tyler and Louisa. During this session, Louisa excitedly shared that she was pregnant. Having just had my second baby…

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  • Laura - He is just sooo gorgeous!! What a handsome man he will grow into! And what a beautiful family! ❤️ReplyCancel

  • Erin - These are so beautiful!  I love little Gus — just darling. The colors in this session are so soft and perfect!! <3ReplyCancel

  • Stefanie - Gus is just too sweet. I love the pic where he smiles. ReplyCancel

  • Julia - Love these :) Moments to cherish forever. ReplyCancel

  • Kelsie K - What a beautiful family. I love the cool tones in this session, so pretty and fresh. ReplyCancel

  • Krystal - Congrats Tyler and Louisa ❤️ReplyCancel

  • Cathy Holowaychuk - Looks like Yarra is very happy to have Little Gus for a baby brother! They are both so adorable!!ReplyCancel