2022 Sessions

Moment Sessions

-Available for Sunsets & Silhouettes, Extraordinary You, Holiday Sessions, and for all session locations for Front of the Lens clients (with the exception of In Home Sessions).

-Sessions are 10 minutes long and include 3 edited and retouched digital images of your choice, in colour, as well as 2 gift prints of your choice ($245+HST).

Memories Sessions

-Available for families of 2-3 people.

-Sessions are 15 minutes long and include 5 edited and retouched digital images of your choice, in colour, as well as 3 gift prints of your choice ($335+HST).

More Memories Sessions

-Sessions are 15-20 minutes long and include 8 edited and retouched digital images of your choice, in colour, as well as 3 gift prints of your choice ($375+HST). Session length and included digital images varies depending on the location of the session.*

(*Limited Edition Sessions are of varying lengths and include differing amounts of digital files to account for additional location scouting time, backup dates, and associated costs and fees for private property usage as well as props and sets. Please click here to see an updated list of Limited Edition Sessions.)

** Additional digital images, print products, and editing services (e.g., converting images to black & white) are available as session add-ons.

Winter Sessions

January to April 2022

Winter Sessions

Perfect for families who:

  • love being outside no matter the temperature and want playful photos of their family.
  • want a classic Canadian Winter backdrop for their family photos.
  • love the look of layered outfits and outerwear for their photos.

In home sessions

Perfect for families who:

  • love candid photos of their family enjoying time together.
  • want to use their home as the setting for their family photos.
  • have lots of windows and bright natural light in their home.
  • available as Extraordinary Sessions ($699+hst, 40 minutes, 14 edited and retouched digital files, and 6 gift prints)

Front Porch Sessions

Perfect for families who:

  • want to be photographed with their home as the backdrop.
  • who would love an easy option for updated photos: you don’t have to worry about packing up everyone into your vehicle or travelling to a session location.
  • would love to include their pet(s) in their family photos.

Puddle Sessions

Perfect for families who:

  • love candid action shots.
  • don’t mind getting wet.
  • love playful and fun photos with colourful accessories (e.g., rain boots, umbrellas, rubber ducks, toy boats).

Spring Sessions

May and June 2022

Glass Greenhouse Sessions

Perfect for families who:

  • would love a unique and whimsical backdrop for their photos.
  • want a beautiful architectural backdrop that looks amazing for colour and black & white images.
  • want a central Ottawa location for their session.

Tulip Sessions

Perfect for families who:

  • want to include the iconic flowers in their session.
  • have flexible schedules and are able to move their session at the last minute (we won’t know when the flowers will bloom until the week of your session).
  • are available on weekdays for their session.

Blossom Sessions

Perfect for families who:

  • want a floral backdrop for their session.
  • have flexible schedules and are able to move their session at the last minute (we won’t know when the flowers will blossom until the week of your session).
  • enjoy the excitement of not knowing your session location or exact time until just a few days before your session.

Arboretum

Perfect for families who:

  • want a unique yet timeless backdrop for their springtime photos.
  • want lots of space to move and play during their session.
  • want a central Ottawa location for their session.

Wildflower

Perfect for families who:

  • want flowers and greenery for the backdrop of their session.
  • enjoy the excitement of not knowing your session location until just a few days before your session (wildflowers bloom in different places at different times every year!).
  • enjoy exploring trails and gardens and don’t mind walking 10-15 minutes to arrive at their session location.

White Barn

Perfect for families who:

  • would love a variety of architectural features in the backdrop of their photos.
  • want a neutral backdrop that looks beautiful with all outfits and during any season.
  • want a central Ottawa location for their session.

Farm

Perfect for families who:

  • want a classic farm backdrop for their photos.
  • love to wear casual outfits for their sessions.
  • want a central Ottawa location for their photos.

Summer Sessions

July and August 2022

Willow Pond

Perfect for families who:

  • want a beautiful pond and park backdrop for their photos.
  • enjoy having lots of space to play and move around.
  • want a central Ottawa location for their photos.

Sandy Beach

Perfect for families who:

  • want different backdrops for their photos (greenery, sand, water).
  • love the idea of a playful and fun Summer session (and who don’t want to worry about coordinating shoes with your clothes!).
  • want a session in the east end of Ottawa.

Perfect for families who:

  • want a unique yet timeless backdrop for their summertime photos.
  • want lots of space to move and play during their session.
  • want a central Ottawa location for their session.

Sunsets & Silhouettes

Perfect for families who:

  • want artistic and dramatic family or maternity photos to create stunning wall art.
  • enjoy both candid and posed silhouettes of their family. 
  • enjoy the excitement of not knowing exactly what the sky will look like for their session and are flexible when it comes to last minute schedule changes in case it is overcast or there are too many clouds.

River Beach

Perfect for families who:

  • prefer candid family photos.
  • enjoy playing in the bright Summer sun.
  • prefer an east end location for their session.

Lavender Sessions

Perfect for families who:

  • enjoy the bright sun.
  • have flexible schedules and are able to move their session at the last minute (we won’t know when the flowers will bloom until the week of your session).
  • are available on weekdays for their session.

Sunflowers

Perfect for families who:

  • love bright colours.
  • love hot temperatures and the bright sun.
  • want a south Ottawa location for their session.

Ornamental Gardens

Perfect for families who:

  • want a floral backdrop for their session.
  • want to have space to move around during their session for different backdrops.
  • want a central Ottawa location for their session.

Cottage Garden

Perfect for families who:

  • want a pretty cottage and gardens as the backdrop of their photos.
  • enjoy both candid and posed photos.
  • want a central Ottawa location for their session.

Creek

Perfect for families who:

  • want candid photos of their family.
  • want a unique location to showcase their family’s love of the outdoors and their adventurous spirits.
  • want an east end of Ottawa location for their session.
Stone Bridge

Perfect for families who:

  • love the look of a stone bridge and river as the backdrop for their photos.
  • have either older children who can follow instructions or babies in arms.
  • want a West of Ottawa location (Pakenham) for their session.

Fall Sessions

September to December 2022

Under the Apple Tree

Perfect for families who:

  • enjoy a warmer time of year for their Fall session.
  • want a beautiful backdrop of fresh greens with pops of red apples.
  • want lots of space to move around and play during their session.

Fall Colours

Perfect for families who:

  • want a beautiful Fall backdrop no matter what the colours and no matter what Mother Nature has in store.
  • love wearing cozy sweaters and outerwear for their session and don’t mind chilly and windy Fall weather.
  • have the flexibility in their schedule to accommodate unpredictable Fall weather.

Evergreens

Perfect for families who:

  • want a beautiful evergreen backdrop for their photos.
  • enjoy being outdoors with lots of room to play.
  • enjoy wearing outerwear or cozy sweaters with layers for their session.

Neutrals

Perfect for families who:

  • want a beautiful neutral backdrop with muted tones for their photos.
  • who don’t mind chilly and windy Fall weather with the possibility of a dusting of snow.
  • who love wearing cozy sweaters or outerwear for their session.

Holiday Lights

Perfect for families who:

  • want the magic of the twinkling lights as a backdrop for their children’s holiday photos (for babies to teens).
  • have children who are happy to be in new environments and don’t mind the dark.
  • want an indoor session for their children’s photos (not for family photos).

Studio & Outdoor Sessions

Perfect for families who:

  • want beautiful holiday photos of their family to share with their family and friends.
  • love the tradition of dressing up for special holiday photos.
  • love the excitement of new holiday sets every year.