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Stunning Slot Canyon Photos by Vernon Photographer

April 10, 2015 / black and white

Hello Internet! What a week it's been! Just got back from Vegas on April 6, just in time to teach the photography class at 6:30. We went through different kinds of light, and the nine steps to maki...


Vernon Photography Lessons!

April 7, 2015 / British Columbia

Great news! We've figured out our schedule, and we're now accepting sign ups for May! Every level is welcome - even if you don't know how to even turn on your camera, we're going to give you the info...


A first look you won’t forget

April 5, 2015 / Uncategorized

Today was quite the day. I photographed a wedding that blew us all away. In the middle of town, by the Vegas sign, on an open air bus.   I hope everyone here stays tuned. We have a q...


A Flair for the Unusual in Vernon

April 2, 2015 / Celebration

This week, we brought it up a notch. I was showing this photo to my class. If you'll remember, I teach 6 classes a week on photography. Everything from beginner to advanced. I was showing this to m...


A New Edition to a Family Portrait

March 30, 2015 / Uncategorized

Thursday I got to photograph a very happy set of parents and their bouncing baby girl! How cool!   They're a really neat couple. I photographed their family back in December. Although, ...


A Very Special Engagement

March 27, 2015 / Uncategorized

Our Draht Photography engagements are always known to be something special. I am immensely proud of them. In every engagement session, I try to incorporate something different. Importantly too, the fi...


Okanagan in the Spring (Or four days past!)

March 24, 2015 / Inspiration

“...and then, I have nature and art and poetry, and if that is not enough, what is enough?” ― Vincent van Gogh I love a wedding near the woods, and I love an engagement session with plenty of green....


Fifty Shades of Rose

March 22, 2015 / Uncategorized

A large, warm welcome to Judy for inviting me to take photos at her Fifty Shades of Rose event. Dinner was amazing, and I couldn't have wished for better company. That girl really knows how to fill up...


Portrait Photography Pointers from a Vernon Photographer

March 18, 2015 / Celebration

First off: I love doing portrait photography in Vernon. There's a ton of landscapes and a due to our Canadian multiculturalism, always different faces to photograph. It's a wonderful thing. Look at...


Our weekend photographing 395 figure skaters in Kelowna

March 15, 2015 / Photography

We spent the weekend photographing 395 figure skaters. In the end, we had 45,000 photos to show for it. I don't think I need to get into the specifics - I had an earlier blog post that went into that....