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I can happily say I love what I do! Wedding photography has given me the opportunity to see the world. I feel very privileged and humbled to have couples that resonate with my vision and trust me to capture their most cherished moments. Each wedding is such an intimate and special time in a person's life and for everyone that is involved, and I am grateful to be a part of it.





CPC Top 30 Under 30 2014, 2015 & 2016

Wedisson Award Collection 22 2016

Fearless Photographers Award Collection 25 2014

BC Wedding Awards Finalist 2013

BC Wedding Awards Winner 2012

Jete Fete

Burnett Boards

Rock & Roll Bride

PWPC Member

Real Weddings Magazine

Moment Junkie

Junebug Weddings

Style Me Pretty Canada

Wedding Obsession

Tutu & Fru


As beautiful as posed portraits are, it's the candid moments throughout the day that I am passionate about.  I approach a wedding like a guest by getting in close with my camera, as if I were knee deep in the conversation, or in the buzz of a table toast. This gives the images a sense of intimacy and I am able capture the many fleeting moments and uncontrived expressions throughout the day. I hope to photograph the times you'll never forget and all the times you won't remember happening.




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phone 6048360487


Each wedding is unique in its own way. Head to my pricing page to get into contact with me for a quote.

What does the coverage include?

All coverages include a complimentary consultation, location scouting, photography by John Bello, and a personal online gallery for viewing and downloading of images.

It also includes either an engagement portrait session before the wedding, or 1 additional hour of photography on the wedding day.



Frequently Asked Questions

How many images can I expect?

From a typical wedding day, you can expect anywhere between 500-600 images. Portrait or engagement sessions inlude appoximately 30+ files. 

What is the turnaround time for images?

Images are delivered 8-10 weeks after the day of the wedding, with summer weddings typically completed closer to the 10 week mark.

Engagement session images are delivered 2-3 weeks after the shoot date.

How do I secure you for my wedding date?

Along with a signed contract, a 50% retainer fee is due. The remaining balance is due any time up to one month prior to the date of the wedding.



2017 is a another busy year! If your 2017 date is listed below, that means it's already booked - but I'd love to help you out! Get in contact with me ( and I will gladly point you in the direction of a few talented & trusted photographer friends who are available for your date.

 **Updated on April 21st, 2017**

January 1 - 5 Copenhagen, Denmark & 6 - 12 Barcelona, Spain

February 4 Burnaby Rowing Pavilion

March 18 Diamond SFU Alumni Centre

April 8 UBC Boathouse & 15 Science World & 21 Kitsilano Beach

May 19 Brockhouse Restaurant & 21 Bridges Restaurant

June 4 Pacific Gateway Hotel & 17 Italian Cultural Centre & 18 West Coast Wilderness Lodge & 24 Hotel Georgia

July 7 Brix & Mortar & 15 Vancouver Rowing Club & 23 Prince Seafood Restaurant & 29 Cecil Green Park House

August 4 Riverway Clubhouse & 7 Brix & 9-15 Toronto/Niagra Falls & 26 Riverway Clubhouse

September 9 UBC Botanical Garden & September 17 Whytecliff Park

October 15th Brix & Mortar



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