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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....


Abandoned Padova, Kamloops

March 12, 2015 / British Columbia

Art is never finished, only abandoned. ~ Leonardo da Vinci Seemed appropriate, considering my subject matter. Check out the rest of this stunning gallery of abandoned Padova hostpital a...


A Weekend Photographing Regional Figure Skaters in Kelowna

March 9, 2015 / Kelowna

We spent the weekend photographing Figure Skaters in Kelowna, we are the craziest photographers. :-) Fiona and I decided we were going to take on the Kelowna Figure Skating Regionals. It was a ton ...


A Photo Class Photo

March 4, 2015 / black and white

Finishing up the advanced classes, we invited in a few models and makeup artists. All the students had to bring a prop. One of my favorite props was the bubbles. As my model was blowing them, she comm...


Tranquille Padova City, Kamloops, British Columbia

February 28, 2015 / Inspiration

    Visiting in the Okanagan? Wondering what to do? Well, we've finally got this gallery posted! Check out my facebook or instagram for more updates like this! To see the full galle...


A Winter Wonderland Wedding in Canada

February 26, 2015 / Celebration

It seems to be a common misconception in the States that Canada is always cold. At -15, we're just getting out our suntan gear and we start frequenting beaches. Then we have winter weddings, and I'd s...