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Tla-aas Youth Stewardship


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This film is the result of a project I did with Strawberry Isle Marine Research Society, a local not for profit that does marine research as well as education programs for youth. The Tla-aas Youth Stewardship program is their newest project aimed at engaging youth with science, culture and ecology. I won’t say too much,

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Megan & Rob


Not everyone thinks to visit Tofino in November, especially not for a wedding. It can be dark and stormy, rainy and cold. But, it’s also the best time of year to really experience the rugged energy of the wild west coast. Many people prefer Tofino in the winter, some say Tofino’s storms are what makes

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Randi & Mel


Randi and Mel are the kind of couple who like to do things on their own terms. Driving from Alberta to Tofino in February to get married on the beach was one of those things. Considering they managed to pick a rare sunny winter day for their wedding, they definitely made the right decision! They

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Kate & Ryan


Kate & Ryan are high school sweethearts. They went to prom together. While the road to get to their wedding day wasn’t as straightforward as you would think, their friends would tell you that since they met, Kate and Ryan have always gone hand-in-hand. Having been together so long, Kate & Ryan’s guests felt like

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Sarah & Reed


Reed is a man who knows what he wants. When he met Sarah it didn’t take him long to know that she was the woman he was looking for. All it took was three days in Tofino, their first date. Not long after, Reed quit his job and sold his house to be with Sarah

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Kim & Jake


I have come to realize that most of the weddings I shoot are simply a celebration of an established loving relationship. The story I tell is not the beginning of something, but somewhere more in the middle of the story. Many couples have already begun to build their lives and families together, and the wedding

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Linda & Matt


Something you hear often at a wedding reception is that a bride and groom should “cherish this moment, because it might be the only time that you will have all of the most important people in your lives together in one place.” While it can sound clich├ęd, it is also very true. In a sense,

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Katlyn & Russ


Katlyn & Russ’ Black Rock Resort wedding felt like it was very much about looking to the future. These two do have an interesting story about how they came to be together, having dated briefly eight years ago before going in different directions only to find themselves back together just a few short years later.

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Waves for Water


This was a great project to get behind! This spring, young Tofino local Reed Platenius has been raising money for Waves for Water, an organization that helps clean water solutions for communities on a global scale. Since then, several classes at Wickanninish Community School have taken up the cause and organized a fundraiser called “Walk

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Deidra & John


What makes Deidra and John’s Ucluelet Elopement so special was that it wasn’t just about Deidra and John tying the knot. It was really about cementing the bond John has built with Deidra and her two sons, as he becomes their father. The commitments that John makes aren’t just for Deidra, but for her boys

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