March Headshot Marathon Update

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Last Thursday Aviva Studios hosted a fundraising event for The Aviva Project. Again, funds were raised for the Kelowna Women’s Shelter but, this time, 100% of the mini session fees went to the local charity organization which supports women in their time of crisis and need. Excitingly, one week before the event, all of the…

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Photographing a Precious Newborn

Newborn sleeping in parents hands against white curtains

It has been a restless night with the little one in your arms. You look down in awe at the sleepy eyes looking back at you. You caress the little fingers in yours and are amazed at how fragile and small they are. Your heart swells with love. The tiny eyes finally close and the…

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Celebrate Your Baby’s Milestones with a Photo Session

A Milestone Session is a 30 minute portrait session that celebrates your baby’s important milestones such as sitting, crawling, walking or first birthday. All milestones of a baby’s development are precious. Every parent wants these milestones captured in photographs as the moments are fleeting and pass quickly from one to the next. Here are somethings…

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The Aviva Project Headshot Marathon

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We will be hosting a HEADSHOT MARATHON for all those business professionals who need to update their headshots. The event will be one day only and, this time, 100% of the sitting fee will go towards the Kelowna Women’s Shelter. Mark Thursday, March 7th on your calendar and book your session with Liz by calling…

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HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY DONATION

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Celebrate VALENTINE’S DAY with us as we give a check to the Kelowna Women’s Shelter for $500 from funds raised in The Aviva Project kick-off! Visit THE AVIVA PROJECT page for any upcoming events hosted at the studio!

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Valentine’s Day Mini Sessions Update

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This past Friday and Saturday were full of smiles and great energy as we kicked off our 1st project of The Aviva Project. In the studio, holding mini photo sessions to raise money for the Kelowna Women’s Shelter, we had a ton of fun. $50 from each mini session will be donated to this great…

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“The Aviva Project” Kick-Off

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We are proud to unveil our project giving back to our community! As 2019 is getting into full swing, it is time to start the year right by giving back to our community. It is our goal with “The Aviva Project” to raise $2000 for various charities throughout the Okanagan using Photo Mini Sessions.  This […]

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The In-Person Viewing Session

After your photo shoot and your images have been edited, I like to sit with my clients for a viewing session. This is where we go through all of the images and choose the favourites. If you are not available for a viewing at my studio, I do offer online viewing as well. However, I…

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Planning a Successful Family Photo Shoot

During the summer months, I am frequently asked to photograph large family groups of 15 or more people. These families are most often gathered together here in the Okanagan for a family reunion or event. What a great time to do a family portrait! Planning for your family photo shoot is key. Hire your photographer…

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Backing Up Your Digital Files

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Many things have it’s pros and cons and digital photography is certainly no exception. When I started shooting over 20 years ago – in 1994 – film was very much alive and well – it’s actually all I knew. Digital cameras were too highly priced for the average user and I had yet to have…

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