the importance of having a village. the birth of Isla

DISCLAIMER – The following sequence of images documents a live birth. If you continue to view this post youView full post »

after school + foggy beach

A new year. These boys. Many beach days ahead of us.View full post »

heart + courage

Dark clouds, wind and rain will not stop them and it will not hold them back. They are the graduating class of 2014 andView full post »

Oliver Saal + Alistair Remy

We welcomed our second baby boy into the world at 4:01 am on April 15th, 2014. An incredible home birth followed by daysView full post »

rainy day love + elk falls

Spring on Vancouver Island can be quite unpredictable. You can almost always expect rain. The entire day was beautifulView full post »

finn turns one + elk falls

Dear Finn, In just one year. I first met your mommy and daddy on Quadra Island on the beach {here}. I then took theView full post »

rainy family day + winter beach maternity

The rain started as we pulled into the parking lot. Not the misty light rain, but January Vancouver Island rain. SoView full post »

sibling love + baby tucker

I have been photographing this lovely family since the beginning of Bluetree and was thrilled when I learned they wereView full post »

searching for snow + marshmellow hearts

Their connection was incredible, highlighted by the warm winter sun. An afternoon just to focus on each other’sView full post »