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Category Archives: Calgary Wedding Photography

Wedding photos from a Calgary photographer.

Silver Springs Golf Course Ceremony & Regency Palace Wedding

Linda and Bill’s wedding day began with many fun door games at the bride’s parent’s house. Bill and his entourage arrived at their door and the bridesmaids gave them lots of challenges to perform including, of course, serenading the bridesmaids. Eventually the groom and groomsmen gained access to the house and Bill was able to see Linda finally! There was a Tea Ceremony that was performed and then everyone went over to the groom’s house for a second tea ceremony with the other side of the family. After an incense prayer ritual, tea was served with many kind words and gifts given.

Linda changed into her white wedding dress for the beautiful western ceremony that took place at Silver Springs Golf Course in Calgary. The couple performed a wedding sand ceremony with the joining of two different colours of sand, each representing one of the individuals, combining them into a single container whereby the various colours of sand could no longer be separated as in marriage. It was a beautiful day and ceremony, and the vows spoken were so touching and also very personalized and fun! The golf course has one area to do wedding photos outside, and then after a short cocktail hour and family photos, we went to Rundle Ruins with the wedding party for more photos. The sandstone backdrop provided a really nice contrast to the vibrant turquoise colours of the bridesmaids.

The reception took place at the Regency Palace Restaurant in Chinatown, and it was a grand celebration with a multi-course feast, speeches, games, and dancing!

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Calgary Zoo Wedding

Tatiana & Aaron had a wonderful fall wedding that took place at the Calgary Zoo, which is a very beautiful location for wedding photography!

Our day began with getting ready photos taken at the Delta Bow Valley hotel in downtown Calgary. The groom was wearing a stylish three-piece suit, and he and his groomsmen had boutineers made with fall themed arrangements of a white flower, autumn leaves, and red berries. Tatiana’s bridesmaids helped her into her gorgeous wedding dress. The bride looked spectacular and so elegant, along with her lovely arrangement of autumn coloured flowers in her wedding bouquet.

Their wedding ceremony itself occurred in the gardens surrounding the Calgary Zoo Conservatory. With family and friends surrounding them, they performed a touching wedding ceremony. The Calgary Zoo is a great location for weddings photos, and after the ceremony we were able to go to several locations around the Zoo. The bride and groom are both runners, so we captured a few photos of the two in action running through the lawns and open spaces. The Zoo also offered some nice locations with beautiful flower gardens, rockery landscapes, and forested areas. We visited the tiger cubs, who were incredibly fascinated with Tatiana and her beautiful white wedding dress. One of the tiger cubs in particular was following Tatiana all along the glass window and kept trying to paw at her dress.

During the wedding reception inside the Calgary Zoo ENMAX Conservatory, the venue served a wonderful multi-course meal and there were many speeches, toasts, and reception games, like the shoe game. The bride’s parents presented bread and salt to the couple in the Ukrainian wedding tradition. There was a breaking of the bread, and they said the tradition was that whomever gets the largest piece when the bread breaks “wears the pants in the family”. When they broke the bread, it was into two pieces of the same size! The great food was enjoyed by everyone and especially all of the homemade pies from their family. Rather than a cake cutting, there was a wedding pie cutting to end the meal.

We want to thank Tatiana and Aaron for allowing us to photograph their beautiful wedding and for having us be a part of their special day!

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Q Haute Cuisine Wedding in Calgary

Wenlei & Richard were surrounded by many friends and family for their wonderful wedding on a perfect autumn day in Calgary. The day started off bright and early with two traditional Chinese tea ceremonies at each family’s residences. Wenlei’s parents had come over from China to visit Calgary for the wedding of their daughter, who was hidden safely in the bedroom when Richard and his entourage arrived at their house. Richard knocked on the front door with many friends, brothers, and other family in tow. But before he was permitted to enter the house, he first had to get passed Wenlei’s maid of honour and friends. Richard had to pass a series of tests, the Chinese door games, in order to be able to retrieve his bride-to-be.

The games started off with a challenge to eat a little bit of everything that represents marriage – something sweet, sour, bitter, and spicy. Then it was on to a set of trivia questions about the bride, and their lives together. Richard answered everything flawlessly, and never needed to use any of his red envelopes. After several other tests, including searching the house for Wenlei’s shoe, and a serenade to the bride sung by the groom and his groomsmen, Richard was finally able to enter the bride’s room. It was a lot of fun to witness all of the door game challenges and to capture everything in the photos.

Next, Wenlei and Richard served tea to their family members during the first Chinese tea ceremony with the bride’s family and then at Richard’s parents’ home with his family. After the traditional Chinese ceremonies had taken place, the bride changed from her Chinese red dress into her white wedding dress, and we went around the city to a few locations for wedding photos.

We were able to take photographs inside the old mattress warehouse in the East Village, with its beautiful brick walls, and then onto Rundle Ruins for more wedding photographs and eventually to the new Peace Bridge, in all its brilliant red glory spanning the Bow River at Eau Claire Park Calgary.

The day continued with a wedding ceremony at the exquisite Q Haute Cuisine, a French restaurant in downtown Calgary, which has a great indoor wedding ceremony location with quite a lot of natural light and a warm fireplace to set the ambiance. The ceremony was followed by a fun reception, with many beautiful details and decorations, touching speeches, fun reception games, wedding cake cutting, first dance, and more dancing throughout the night.

Thank you to Wenlei & Richard for having us as a part of your special wedding day, and we wish you a beautiful life together.

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Calgary Ranche Restaurant Wedding

Tess & Jeff were married in a beautiful wedding ceremony on a gorgeous September day at The Ranche Restaurant in Fish Creek Park Calgary. Tess and Jeff make a perfect match and are both such wonderful and kind people. We had a lot of fun working with them and it was a great pleasure to photograph their wedding! The venue at The Ranche in Fish Creek Park is an incredible location to get married. The outdoor ceremony site is perfect and beautifully set up with classic white chairs and the 19th century mansion as a backdrop. The Ranche staff are always so kind and that makes a huge difference to the flow of a wedding reception. The food is amazing, and the reception venue is superb for both small and medium sized weddings. The mansion even has a cute “green room” upstairs for the bride to get ready and prepare for the big day. Of course one of the best features is the surrounding Fish Creek park, which is an amazing location for wedding photos. For Tess & Jeff, we set up a first sighting in the gardens next to the Ranche and then took wedding photographs in the fields at Fish Creek Park. The guests were also treated to the sweet sounds of music by Amy Thiessen during the wedding ceremony and cocktail hour.

It was a beautiful wedding and we wish Tess & Jeff all the best for happy lives together.

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Ranche Restaurant Wedding in Fish Creek Park

We had the great pleasure of photographing the beautiful wedding of Karina and Mark at one of our favourite Calgary wedding venues, The Ranche Restaurant in Fish Creek Park. We set up a first sighting for the couple, just outside of the historic Ranche. Mark and his 2 children awaited Karina’s emergence from the doors of the Ranche to see each other for the first time. Their first moments together on that day were exciting and it was the beginning of a fabulous wedding day. Karina and Mark are lovely people and the entire wedding was so much fun. Karina did an amazing job with all of the gorgeous details and final touches, in fact she created a lot of it herself! The day was made complete with a sparkler exit for the couple. We wish Karina and Mark all the best for a wonderful life together.

The Boutonnieres | Hand-painted wedding sign on distressed wood
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The bride’s Mother escorted by her two sons (the bride’s brothers):
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The bride is about to walk down the aisle for the ceremony at Fish Creek Park:
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Beautiful wedding details inside the Ranche Restaurant:
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“The Perfect Match” wedding favors | Sparklers for the wedding exit
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Their “Love Story” timeline on a chalkboard | Suitcase used as a box to receive cards
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Guests wrote messages on these river rocks for the bride & groom:
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The Ranche Restaurant in Calgary

The Ranche Restaurant in Calgary

The Ranche Restaurant in Calgary

The Ranche Restaurant in Calgary

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