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Nestled in the heart of Milton, Ontario

Nestled in the heart of Milton, Ontario, a remarkable event has been making waves that extend far beyond the greens. The Darling Home for Kids Charity Golf Tournament embodies the spirit of a corporate event and the heart of a charity sponsorship, creating a unique blend of fun, camaraderie, and philanthropy. This annual tournament has […]

Captivating Toronto Events: Elevating Keynote Speaker Engagements with PhotoWorks Event Photography and On-Site Printing

Toronto, where the city’s vibrant energy converges with intellectual discourse, a series of extraordinary Keynote Speaker Events have been taking center stage. Imagine the opportunity to engage with the formidable minds of Jordan Peterson, Ezra Levant, and Conrad Black, all under the thoughtful hosting of Rebel Media and The Democracy Fund. These events go beyond […]

Unleashing Hope: ORAC Charity Golf Tournament Supports Dog Guides of Canada with PhotoWorks Event Photography

In a world where compassion takes the lead, the ORAC Charity Golf Tournament shines as a beacon of hope. This year, the event is teeing up for a remarkable cause, as it raises funds to support the incredible efforts of the Dog Guides of Canada. From guiding those with visual impairments to assisting individuals with […]

A Thrilling Porsche Experience with PhotoWorks Event Photography

In the fast-paced world of business, fostering strong client relationships is an essential ingredient for success. A corporate event that blends excitement, gratitude, and innovation can work wonders in nurturing these relationships. And that’s precisely what our recent Client Appreciation Event at the legendary Canadian Tire Motorsport Park was all about – a remarkable day […]

Celebrating Success and Unity: RV Anderson’s Red Carpet Anniversary Gala

In a world where virtual meetings and digital interactions have become the norm, the significance of face-to-face connections cannot be underestimated. The recent Red Carpet Anniversary Celebration hosted by RV Anderson served as a shining example of why in-person corporate events are more important than ever. This gala event proved to be an unforgettable evening […]

Hire a Santa

Hire a Santa in Toronto with PhotoWorks Hire a Santa to make your event unforgettable. Our merry Santa Claus, decked out in red and white, will depart the North Pole and spend time adding to your event. Choose a PhotoWork’s Santa for a charity drive, a corporate event, or a gleeful holiday gathering. Thanks to our careful costuming […]

Union Membership Events

Union local events play a vital role in the labor movement and bringing awareness to the needs and rights of workers. These events can include rallies, conferences, meetings, and other gatherings, and capturing these moments through photography is crucial for preserving memories and promoting the work of local unions. The Greater Toronto Area (GTA) is […]

Bizz Awards 2022 at the Ritz Carlton!

The Bizz Awards 2022 event held at the Ritz Carlton in Toronto was a resounding success, bringing together some of the most innovative and impactful companies from around the world. Among them, Fernanda Alves, the owner of Fénix Lusitana, a company that exclusively imports and represents the Rainbow brand in Portugal, was one of  the stars of the night. […]

Milton District Hospital Foundation Gift Of Health Gala!

The Milton District Hospital Foundation’s Gift of Health Gala 2022 was a spectacular event that raised significant funds for the hospital’s ongoing expansion and enhancement projects. The event took place on Saturday, October 29th , at the Oakville Conference Centre, and was attended by over 500 community members, hospital staff, and local business leaders. The […]

Insurance Brokers: Don’t Risk the Party Not Being Fun!

The Youth Insurance Professionals of Toronto understand the importance of hosting a fun event, and the value of including pro photography.

United Way Halton & Hamilton Sets the Tone for Fundraising Events

Professional photography at a fundraising event can only add value. Follow the lead of United Way and see how we can help to improve your event!

Kids Grow Up So Fast – Where Does the Time Go?

Fundraising is crucial in funding a school’s events and activities. Photo fundraising helps you to raise more money while capturing memories!

Charity Event Photo Sponsorships Increase Donations!

Add a photo sponsorship to your charity event to increase donations, build reputation, and ensure that your guests have a grand old time!

Having Fun and Raising Money at the Mandarin Restaurant Golf Tournament

A charity event is a great opportunity to fund a good cause and promote team bonding within the workplace. A charity golf tournament is a win-win!

A Different Kind of Company Party

Corporate events can do wonders for a workplace culture. Hino Motors Canada Ltd. knows how to treat their employees to a nice evening!

CHR Wins – Greater Toronto Area’s Top Employers Competition

Employee appreciation matters when building a successful business. We can look to CHR Canada Group Inc. as a prime example!

FreePlay Toronto Provides Nostalgic Fun for Adults

Corporate events are imperative to maintaining company morale. Photoworks is here to help guide and photograph those events!

COVID-19 Threatens to Devastate Canada’s Charities

COVID-19 has had devastating effects on virtually all facets of our lives, but charities and non-profits have been particularly hard hit.

A Level Playing Field for All Children and Youth Across Canada

At Jays Care, staff are working hard to make a difference in tangible ways.

Moving Your Non-profit Forward in The Era of COVID

The pandemic has greatly affected not-for-profit groups. Thankfully, there are ways to continue to raise funds and do good in the community, despite COVID-19.

A photo booth is a fantastic addition for charity fundraising events!

Have a charity gala or golf tournament coming up? Let’s explore why adding a photo booth can be a great addition to you as the charity and your sponsors and guests. Let’s look at a few reasons why your upcoming charity gala needs a photo booth! Photo Booth’s Benefit-Charity Fundraisers A Charity Photo booth puts […]

COVID19 Wedding 2020

When I met Sierra and Calvin a year ago, there is no way any of us could have imagined how drastically their wedding plans would change. Instead of waiting till the COVID19 pandemic of 2020 is declared over, they decided they just couldn’t wait another year to start their lives together! Instead of a church […]

Headshot. 5 tips for your best headshot ever!

Is a professional headshot really worth it? Professional headshots is a powerful business tool that you have at your disposal. Especially in our increasingly visual world. Chances are your photo will be in many places online. On your company website, social media channels, your Linkedin Profile, and business cards. It’s important to LOVE your photos […]

Photography for entrepreneurs.

Since moving to Milton, Ontario I’ve met so many amazing female entrepreneurs who are so incredibly supportive of each other. It inspired me to give back to my new community with my photography. As a mom and an entrepreneur myself, I know how much we moms do every day. To grow our business, our little […]

Headshots for Financial Planner

Headshots for Financial Planner, do you need a new one? When a client is looking for a Financial Planner they have lots of potential choices. They can choose someone from a google search online, in-person at a neighborhood office or from referrals from friends and family. So why are they going to choose you? A […]

What to wear for your headshot.

6 tips to look your best in your new headshot. 1. Choose something that you feel amazing in. Clothes can affect your mood and how you feel during your photo shoot. Above everything else, I recommend you want to select clothes that you’ll feel confident in. The outfit you wear for your headshot session can […]

Traditional headshot vs personal branding headshot

Lately, you’ve likely heard a lot about personal branding but you might not know exactly what it is or who needs it. like it or not we all have our own personal brand. So developing your voice and controlling how your personal brand is perceived is important. Let’s start off with what it is. What […]

Top 3 reasons you need a professional headshot.

Today I’m going to give you the top three reasons everybody should have a professional headshot. Look the part. A professional headshot helps you look the part. This may seem pretty straightforward, right? But how many times have you met somebody at a networking event or at a conference? And then looked for them on […]

Golf photography. Should you hire a photographer?

Golf photography. Why hire a professional?   It’s a great idea to consider adding golf photography to your next Golf event.   Golf Photography provides you with great visual content. Content you can use to promote your event! Use it on social media posts, website updates or printed material.   Golf photography for Milton Chamber […]

Cake smash photographer – Unicorn cake smash

Cake smash photographer. As a Cake smash photographer, I understand parents often worry about their baby getting sick before their photoshoot. What to expect if your baby is sick. When baby A arrived it was clear she was a little under the weather. Mom and dad mentioned she had been sick a little earlier and wasn’t […]

Female Entrepreneurs Unite

Female Entrepreneurs Unite   As moms and female entrepreneurs we can all agree that building each other up and supporting our community is the true way to success.   As a mom and an entrepreneur myself, I’ve been thinking a lot about how much we as lady bosses do every day. To grow our business, […]

Eric and Niamh’s Romantic Engagement Photos

Eric and Niamh’s engagement photos aboard the Rosemary yacht. Curious to meet the winners of the recent Mariposa Cruises engagement photos contest! WIN YOUR ENGAGEMENT PHOTO SHOOT CONTEST? We know you are! After reading Eric and Niamh’s love story it’s easy to see why they won. Eric went to visit a friend who moved to Dublin […]

360kids Every Kid Matters Gala 2018

If you haven’t heard of 360 kids they are a charitable organization that assists kids in crisis. The mission at 360 kids is to help youth overcome crisis and transition to a state of safety and stability. 360ºkids now serves over 3,000 youth, each year from every municipality in York. Here are some photos of the fabulous annual Every […]

Outdoor Fall Photos Toronto

Outdoor Fall Photos Toronto at High Park 2017 Announcing our first ever mini sessions for Outdoor Fall Photos Toronto this year!   Autumn is a very popular time of year for family portraits for so many reasons. Two of the main reasons are; 1. The breathtaking Scenery and 2. Timing. Portraits make wonderful gifts for family […]

Natural newborn photography with a toddler

Natural newborn photography with a toddler. Capturing natural newborn photography with a toddler can be a challenge. If you are a parent with a toddler you might be a little stressed about how the photo shoot will go. We understand you’ve spent hours looking for the right photographer to capture this special moment. You invest your […]

Advertising images small business

Advertising images for small business. Recently we had the pleasure to work together with Guy Dufour founder of Corefit, to create some new marketing images for his brand. Corefit offers individualized personal training sessions in the Toronto west and Mississauga as well as corporate fitness solutions. Lead by the passion and positivity of Guy it’s […]

Charity Golf Tournament Photography

The 3rd Annual Holiday Helpers Charity Golf Tournament. We were thrilled to be a sponsor in this year’s Holiday Helper Charity Golf Tournament. We offered our Golf Tournament Photography service to golfers. It was fun capturing all the fun and excitement of this wonderful event. What is Holiday Helpers? If you who haven’t heard of Holiday Helpers, […]

First birthday photoshoot a Sky Theme

First birthday photoshoot. When baby A’s mom contacted me she mentioned her babies name had Skye in it and she wanted to do a sky themed cake smash. I like to customize each set when I photograph a baby’s first birthday photo shoot. For this sky themed session I decided to add some dimension by […]

Professional business portraits

Professional business portraits.   Great business portraits may be the key to making the sale or missing the opportunity. Today consumers have more choice and easy access to information. You need to do everything to stand out from the competition. A professional business portrait adds personality to your website. As well on your marketing materials, […]

Wedding Photographer Toronto Amanda & Andrew

Wedding Photographer Toronto. When planning their wedding Amanda & Andrew needed to find a Wedding Photographer Toronto. Of course in a large city such as Toronto, the choices are endless. However, Amanda and Andrew did what most couples do. They started their search based on recommendations of friends, family, and colleges. A photographer is one […]

Family Portrait Station The Princess Ball

Photoworks family portrait station at the Princess ball for Wishes for Olivia. First of all, when we were asked to run a family portrait station at the Princess ball for Wishes for Olivia we were so excited to say yes! The annual Princess Ball is a lavish family-friendly gala event. The ball offers wonderful children’s […]

Baptism photographer

Baptism photographer, baby Alessandro’s baptism. On a beautiful sunny day, baby Alessandro is welcomed into the community of God at St. Peter’s Church. Surrounded by friends and family that love and support him.   Alessandro is such a handsome and happy baby boy! What an absolute pleasure and privilege to be the baptism photographer for such a special baby […]

Circus Theme Cake Smash

Circus Theme Cake Smash – Just clownin’ around! When we received a call for a circus theme cake smash we were so excited! Before every cake smash session we coordinate with parents and plan a colour scheme for the set.  In general I prefer to keep sessions simple. Once in awhile it’s great to set out of […]

Baby Bubble Bath Bonus Add on!

New Bonus Baby Bath! There are two things babies LOVE! Can you guess what they are? If you said something sweet and a baby bubble bath you are correct! What happens when you put a baby in front of a yummy cake? If your thoughts are that things will get extremely messy you are right once again! […]

Bachelorette Photoshoot!?

What is a Bachelorette Photoshoot!? There are so many different ways to celebrate a bachelorette party. The classic ways are going to an all inclusive resort in the caribbean, partying in Vegas or going on a night out. A new and fun way to celebrate is to have a bachelorette photoshoot in our downtown Toronto […]

Cute Baby Smashes First Birthday Cake!

Cute Baby Smashes First Birthday Cake! Happy first birthday to this super cute baby! Baby A celebrated her first birthday with us, her mom, her grandmother and her dad (on FaceTime)! She came ready to go in Toronto with two adorable outfits. First was a pink tutu highlighted with a fun shirt with a slightly mischievous message […]

Event Photographer Toronto

Event Photographer Toronto, 50 Golden Wedding Anniversary. Event Photographer Toronto allows me to meet many couples. Few couples today are able to celebrate their 50 golden wedding anniversary. When we meet a couple that does we wonder if they hold some magical secret to a long lasting marital bliss. With this beautiful couple the secrets were […]

Baptism pictures in Toronto

Baptism pictures in Toronto at St. Agnes Church. Baptism pictures are a wonderful way of remembering a special moment in your baby’s life. For family’s of faith this is the first step that their children take on a life long spiritual journey. Baby A’s baptism took place on a beautiful Sunday morning. The sun was shining and […]

Mothers day gift

Mothers day gift idea. This year Mothers day is Sunday May 8th. It’s one special day set aside from all others to recognize and say thanks to our moms for all they do. Choosing the perfect gift for mom doesn’t have to be a challenge! Why not give mom a beautiful portrait of the person she […]

Christening at Holy Transfiguration

Orthodox Christening at Holy Transfiguration Orthodox Christening at Holy Transfiguration Serbian Monastery in Campbellville, Ontario The drive to Holy Transfiguration Serbian Monastery in Campbellville, Ontario was just breath taking. I had no idea how beautiful the drive is down Conservation Rd in Cambellville. Holy Transformation Serbian Monastery is neslted in amongst the beautiful tall trees. The service was intimate, with close […]

Baby christening photos at St. Mary’s Church in Toronto’s Portugal Square.

Baby christening photos at St. Mary’s Church in Toronto’s Portugal Square. When I was contacted by baby L’s mom for baby christening photos it was clear how important this event was. She knew she didn’t want to just leave the moment to chance. Baby L’s parents want to remember this special event through beautiful photographs. They also want […]

Hart House Wedding. Jennifer and Anthony get married.

A Hart House Wedding in February. February weddings are not common in Toronto. This comes as no surprise to anyone who lives in The 6ix as Toronto is now often referred to in pop culture. Here in “the 6ix” as Drake has labelled us. February days are dark. The winter wind howls through desolate urban streets. The sky is grey and the streets covered in […]

Idea for baby photo shoot. A nautical cake smash.

Nautical Cake Smash A great Idea for baby photo shoot. A Every time I get an inquiry from someone about a cake smash session I get  truly excited! This was especially true for this nautical cake smash session. This baby’s mom had some unique ideas for her baby photo shoot. She knew she wanted a nautical cake smash theme. A […]

Maternity Photography Mini Sessions

Have you considered Maternity Photography ? Pregnancy is an exciting time for a women. One that brings with it a lot of change! For many of us women the focus tends to be on the new baby we are expecting. We try and figure out what we need to care for our new baby.  We spend […]

Baptism photography

Baptism Photography. You know you want to have some nice photographs of your child’s baptism. You just aren’t sure if you need to spend the money on a professional photographer.  I understand, between the clothing and reception the cost starts to add up. Sure anyone can take pictures.  I’m sure some may even be great. But do […]

Toronto wedding photographer at the Scarborough Bluffs

Toronto wedding photographer at the Scarborough Bluffs There are so many reasons people decide to get married. To commit to spending and sharing their lives together as husband and wife. I’d say for the majority that reason is love. Yet love can be hard to define. What stood out most for me at this beautiful […]

Lost In Identity A Journey To Love The book cover story.

Lost In Identity A Journey To Love The book cover story. I had the pleasure to meet Mustafa Nazareli back in 2012 when I photographed his marriage to Troy Bishop.  It was a real privilege to document two people with a great love and respect for each other.   When Mustafa approached me about collaborating on […]

Portrait photographer. Marie Curtis Park a great outdoor location.

Portrait photographer. A family Portrait session at Marie Curtis Park. As a  portrait photographer it’s great to have a studio. Controlled lighting, the ability to schedule a session anytime of the day. Temperature control. As you see there are a lot of benefits to shooting in a studio space. Yet when photographing families with young […]

A family portrait photography in High Park.

Portrait Photography in High Park. A family of 6, what those still exist? Yes they do! And they don’t get much sweeter and fun then this family. I myself am from a family of 6. My brother is the eldest followed by 3 girls including me. In family portrait photography I aim to capture each individuals […]

Green Screen Event Photography

  Green Screen Event Photography – A Pirate set. Green Screen Event Photography provides endless possibilities! Place yourself on the top of Mount Everest. Make yourself as small as an ant. Or dress up as a pirate and set sail aboard a pirate ship. Create the perfect event experience with a Green Screen photo station. A […]

Natural in home baby pictures.

Natural in home baby pictures. Welcome to the world to a beautiful new baby girl. As any mom will tell you the first few weeks of having a new baby at home brings with it a roller coaster of emotions. So when it come to baby pictures for your new addition sometimes it’s best to […]

A Simple Tutorial. Light Modifier Comparison.

A simple tutorial. Light Modifier Comparison. This is a simple tutorial that showcases a Light Modifier Comparison between 3 modifiers. When selecting a light modifier it’s important to know what effect the light source you choose will have on your image. First you should consider the final purpose of the image. The the goal and […]

Dan & Natalie. St. Georges Golf & Country Club Wedding

Dan & Natalie a St. Georges Golf & Country Club Wedding Natalie is the kind of woman who knows what she wants. A beautiful and warm hearted soul, who meet her true match in Daniel. Daniel is an accomplished young man with a bright future and by Natalie’s own words the kindest person she has ever […]

Greek Orthodox Baptism at St. Kosmas Aitolos Greek Orthodox Monastery in Bolton.

Greek Orthodox Baptism Photographer in Toronto. On a beautiful warm and sunny day family came together to witness and celebrate the baptism of these twin girls. The Sacrament of the Greek Orthodox baptism is rich with symbolism, the process reflects the journey from evil into the light of love for our Lord and saviour Jesus. […]

The Importance of Marketing a Small Business. Increase customer engagement with beautiful photography.

Marketing a Small Business with great photography. Increase customer engagement with beautiful photography. Great photography plays an important role in Marketing a small business.  The images you use in your business  will say a lot about your brand. Branding is a key component to ensuring people are aware that your business exists. Today we are overwhelmed with information. […]

3 Simple Tips to Improve Your Headshot

A short video tutorial with 3 Simple Tips to Improve Your Headshot. Here is a short video on how to pose for a flattering headshot. This video shot in our studio with our assistant Amy took just a few short minutes to complete. Here you will see how some simple techniques that can make a real […]

Santa and Mrs Claus High Tea

Santa and Mrs Claus a High Tea Experience. High Tea with Santa and Mrs Claus, an enjoyable experience for the entire family. Interact and spend time with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Make the event extra special and dress up in your best fancy victorian attire, and travel back in time and have breakfast! [slideshow type=”fotorama” […]

Wow Mom With The Perfect Mothers Day Portrait

  The Perfect Mothers Day Portrait. This Mother’s day Celebrate Mom with an unforgettable Mother’s Day Gift. A very special portrait session. This special Celebrate Mom event is being held to raise funds for Make-A-Wish® Toronto and Central Ontario. Your portrait gift to mom will help make the dreams of a child with a life-threatening […]

Alexander Muir Gardens – Family Portrait

A beautiful family photo shoot with breathtaking scenery at Alexander Muir Gardens    The formal gardens are named after composer Alexander Muir, who wrote ‘Maple Leaf Forever’ in 1867. The park was constructed around this song. The maple leaf influence is clear throughout the gardens. Both in a natural form, and in man made decoration, […]

Lou DeAdder – Musician Portraits

Canadian singer,songwriter, and producer Lou DeAdder has written, recorded, and produced 10 albums independently since 2004.  It goes without saying that when your career puts you in the public eye, you need professional images to represent yourself. The same goes for musicians. Depending on what genre, look, or feel they are going for; they need […]

Actor/model headshots – your first impression

The point of an actor/model headshot is to capture you as a person, to give someone an image to connect to. An actor/model headshot may be the most well known type of headshot, and what people immediately connect the word to. Acting and modelling are both profession’s that will base a lot off of your […]

The importance of a great real estate headshot

A real estate headshot is a vital part of attracting clients. Your real estate headshot is a vital part of attracting clients. It is apart of your personal branding, and will be visible everywhere. They can be on business cards, advertisements, website listings, and on physical house listings. Nowadays you will advertise even more online […]

Casting call. Cake Smash Photos.

Casting call. Cake Smash Photos. [divider] We are looking for babies to take part in a free cake smash photo session! You and your child must be available on Monday March 30th, 2015 between 11:00am and 3:00pm. Your child must be between 11-12 months on the day of the shoot. The photo session will be […]

Maternity Casting Call Toronto

Casting call for Maternity Photos!  We are looking for pregnant women to take part in a free maternity photo session! You must be available on Monday March 30th, 2015 between 11:00am and 3:00pm. You must also be between 32-36 weeks along with your pregnancy. The photo session will be around an hour long and you […]

Oakville Wedding Photographer// Rebecca + Charlie

A New Year’s Eve Oakville Wedding// Rebecca + Charlie A New Year’s Eve Wedding? Perfect! What a brilliant way to ring in the New Year. This is exactly how Rebecca and Charlie choose to marry. These two are smart. Surrounded by friends and family they rang in 2015 as husband and wife. Can you think […]

Local handmade baby accessories and clothing.

Local handmade baby accessories and clothing. It can be difficult to find great quality handmade baby accessories and clothing in the city, so when I found some amazing items at Embella Party I had to share it with everyone! So we partnered up with Erica Goncalves owner/operator of Embella Party to showcase some of the fantastic […]

Extended Family Photo

Extended Family Photo Mini Sessions The dictionary definition of a family means “a basic social unit consisting of parents and their children, considered as a group, whether dwelling together or not: the traditional family.” We all know being a part of a family means much more than the definition we find in the dictionary. There’s […]

Studio Santa Photos Toronto

Studio Santa Photos Toronto The Santa Sessions A few weeks ago we had a very special guest in the Studio…Santa Claus! Santa came by to visit with some very special children to see if they’ve been naughty or nice, and ask what they wanted for Christmas (and of course to take some photos). The Santa sessions […]

Santa Photos Toronto- The Santa Experience

Santa Photos Toronto- An Intimate and Unique Santa Experience A unique and intimate personal session with Santa Claus No Lines. No waiting. Just one on one with Santa. Nov 9th between 10am and 2pm. Limited spots available! A truly magical experience for the entire family. Avoid the busy mall lines, parking available onsite. Imagine the look […]

Maternity Photography Toronto

Maternity Photography Toronto Maternity Photos Indoor vs. Outdoor   When it comes to they type of maternity session you have one of the first choices you’ll make is selecting either an indoor or outdoor photo shoot. Indoor may be a professional photo studio, or your own home. There are many advantages of an indoor maternity […]

Waterfront Toronto Wedding Photography

Waterfront Toronto Wedding Photography This past Saturday I had the pleasure to photograph Yvonne and Michael’s waterfront wedding.  Yvonne and Michael choose to say their vows on the Captain Matthew Flinders, a Mariposa vessel. There were many reasons why they choose to get married onboard, just one of which is the fact that the Captain […]

Beach Family Portrait Toronto

Beach Family Portrait Toronto A Beach Family Portrait in Toronto at Sunnyside Pavilion. If you want beautiful photographs of your family on the beach, Toronto is not the first place that comes to mind. However the truth is that Toronto does have beaches in both the east (Cherry beach) and west (Sunnyside) ends of the city. […]

Natural Maternity Photos in Studio

Natural Maternity Photos Being pregnant is different for each woman and many times may even be different for each pregnancy. For most women it’s a very special and wonderful time and one that is over too quickly. Yes the reality is most of us feel physically uncomfortable. We’re carrying around a lot of extra weight, […]


The Ultimate Bachelorette Girls Night Out! Summer is in full swing and with it wedding season. The search for fun and unique Bachelorette party ideas has arrived. A bachelorette party is the last big celebration of your life as single girl and should be a party to remember. A few years ago when planning my own sister’s […]

Dancer photos

Dancer photos of the beautiful and talented Renee. Dancers are graceful and beautiful when they move. Capturing their movement requires great timing. Renee has been practicing for many years at  PSB Dance Academy. I remember the very first time I saw Renee dance and the effect she had on the crowd. Everyone was so moved […]

First birthday ideas

First birthday ideas. When it comes to planning your baby’s first birthday there are endless options to choose from and a variety of first birthday ideas to choose from. A recent client was planning a circus theme for her son’s 1st birthday party so we decided that would make a great theme for his cake […]

Toronto Engagement- Scarborough Bluffs

Toronto Engagement- Scarborough Bluffs Damian and Danielle’s Toronto Engagement shoot at the Scarborough Bluffs. An engagement photo shoot is a great idea for so many different reasons. For most people their wedding day is the first time they work with a professional photographer so an engagement shoot makes for a great warm-up. For an engagement […]

Kids birthday parties

Kids birthday parties. Kids birthday parties, ideas, gifts and supplies for your child’s party. During one of my recent cake smash sessions I was so impressed with the custom onesie’s my client had for her daughter, that I asked her where she got it. She told me she purchased it locally at Embella Party and […]

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First Birthday Photos.

First Birthday Photos. There is so much excitement surrounding a baby’s first birthday. Over the last year parents have watched their baby grow and learn so many new things. From the first time they can hold up their own heads, roll over, push up, crawl, and eat solids, smile, the list is endless. Celebrating this […]

The Redwood Gimme Shelter

The Redwood Gimme Shelter 2014 Fundraiser. The Redwood Gimme Shelter 8th annual Fundraiser  was hosted last night at the Gardiner Museum. The Redwood is a safe place for women and children to get the support they need to escape from abusive relationships. The Redwood has been helping women and children since 1993. At the event one of the […]

Baptism Photography Toronto

Baptism Photography Toronto. Emiliana’s Baptism took place at the Holy Trinity Croatian Catholic Church in Oakville. Over the years I have photographed many baptisms and usually babies are not to happy about water being poured on their heads. This adorable sweet baby however didn’t even wake up as the priest poured the Holy water over her head during […]

Cake Smash Photography Toronto

Cake Smash Photography Toronto. A year later. Nearly early a year ago I photographed my first cake smash photo session and since then I’ve been hooked! It all started with my cousins asking if I could photograph her son with some cake for his first birthday. We decide to use her backyard for an outdoor […]

Photo Studio Rental

Photo Studio Rental Photoworks photography studio is available for rent. Rental options include: hourly, daily and monthly.  The studio is located in Toronto’s southwest end in the North Liberty Centre. Studio features two large windows with lots of natural light. The space is approximately 450sq feet with 14’ ceilings. Studio is located on the main level. Building is […]

Cake Smash 1st Birthday Photos.

Cake Smash 1st Birthday Photos. Happy birthday to a beautiful baby girl who turns ONE today! This Cake Smash session was so much fun. I recently discovered the children’s Preschool playlist on Songza and let me tell you Clara was a big fan. She was smiling from the moment she entered the door. Clara also […]

Toronto Wedding Photographer

Toronto Wedding Photograper Toronto Wedding Photographer a Romantic Boat Cruise. As a Toronto wedding photographer I’m always excited about the variety of options couples in the city have when planning a wedding. I think Ben and LuAnne made a great choice by choosing Mariposa Cruises for their wedding ceremony and reception. When I met with […]

1st birthday photos.

Avery’s 1st birthday photos. Happy birthday to a beautiful baby girl who turns ONE today! For Avery’s 1st birthday photos she wore a beautiful pink romper with turquoise details and had the most adorable birthday crown . This Cake Smash session was so much fun. Wishing you a very Happy 1st birthday Avery!   Cake […]

Outdoor Family Photo shoot – Toronto Photographer

A downtown Toronto Outdoor Family Photo Shoot. With the weather in the city finally warming up, I’m excited to start another season of outdoor family photo shoots. I had the pleasure to photograph this adorable family last summer. They live in a very cute modern loft in Toronto’s downtown core. This small and beautiful little […]

Isle of Pines, New Caledonia – Toronto Family Photographer

Isle of Pines, New Caledonia – Toronto Family Photographer What am I doing right now? Right now I’m enjoying a quiet moment alone listening to the sounds of the ocean. Sitting in a comfortable chair, feeling the warm sun on my bare legs. A soft breeze against my skin. Blue sky and the ocean as […]

Little Girl Cake Smash

Little Girl Cake Smash I just love this adorable baby girl’s hairband. It so beautifully compliments her gorgeous big brown eyes. If you look closely you’ll notice her toes are pointed in almost every photograph. Maybe she’s meant to be a future ballerina? So cute! Cake Smash Your child’s “Cake Smash” photos are something that […]

1st Birthday Cake Smash

1st Birthday Cake Smash This was by far one of the most fun cake smash sessions I have ever done. This adorable little cutie was very curious and energetic so it was no surprise that once we placed the cake in front of him he really got into it. It’s such a privilege to experience […]

Elmo Themed Cake Smash

Elmo Themed Cake Smash This little cutie had an Elmo themed birthday party so I decided to bring a little Elmo inspiration into the banner.  I customize every cake smash session to suite you and your child, creating a unique momento for you to cherish.     Cake Smash Your child’s “Cake Smash” photos are […]

Toddler Photo Shoot

Toddler Photo Shoot  A Valentine’s Day photo shoot gone horribly wrong. Why it’s very difficult to photograph toddlers in the studio and why I recommend going on location if possible with very active little ones. I had been planning this photo session for over a month now.  A Valentine’s Day photo shoot of my, 15-month-old […]

Wedding Album

Why a wedding album should be a necessity. Are you debating if you should or shouldn’t get a wedding album? If so this is a must read. Growing up my parents wedding album was something we viewed almost daily. As young children we were in awe of seeing our parents look so beautiful and in […]

Cake Smash Toronto- Girl

Cake Smash Toronto- Girl This was the second time I had an opportunity to photograph this adorable little cutie! I was so excited to see how she would react to the cake once it was set in front of her.  At first she went very slowly, just touching the icing with a finger tip or […]

The Wedding Ring’s Brantford Show

The Wedding Ring’s Brantford Show Thank you to all the wonderful brides who braved the cold and snow to attend, The Ring’s Winter Bridal Expo 2014 at Best Western Brant Park Inn. This was The Wedding Rings first ever, bridal show in Brantford and there was an excellent turnout. It was a great event, with […]

Studio Cake Smash

Studio Cake Smash I’m so happy to do what I do. I get so excited every time I have a little one in the studio for a cake smash. This little guy is about as adorable as you can get! Check out his beautiful blue eyes. At the end of the session we had the […]

Santa’s Little Helper

Santa’s Little Helper a Christmas photo shoot. We had known for a while that we had wanted to do a Santa’s helper themed photo shoot for our Christmas cards this year. We spent hours trying to decide on what we wanted the set to look like and what the necessary props would be, we even […]

Pink Cake Smash

Pink Cake Smash All kids are cute, but this little girl was irresistible! She had the most precious little smile and had such a great time during her session. Happy birthday Kailyn I’m so happy you enjoyed your cake! Your child’s “Cake Smash” photos are something that you’ll cherish forever.  Sessions are always a lot […]

The First Snowfall of the Season

The First Snowfall of the Season I have to admit I’m really not a huge fan of winter and snow especially driving on snow covered roads. This weekend we had our first snowfall of the season in Toronto, a whooping 18cm! Having spent most winters over the last few years in warm climates, it’s been […]

Outdoor Cake Smash

Outdoor Cake Smash Outdoor cake smash sessions are some of my favourite kinds. You can never tell at first look how a baby will react once the cake is placed in front of them. Some babies are very hesitant; others just go for it, some just want to eat it yet others get it every […]

Toronto Cake Smash – Duncan’s 1st Birthday

Toronto Cake Smash This little cutie with gorgeous hair just recently celebrated his first birthday. He was such a delight to have in the studio and has such a magical little smile. Can you believe he’s already had a hair cut? What a beautiful head of hair and he only got the tiniest bit of icing […]

Christening Photographer Toronto

Christening Photographer Toronto On September 28th, a beautiful day surrounded by his loving parents and family Adriano was Christened. The ceremony was at St. Luke’s Catholic Church in Thornhill. Adriano is such an incredible little boy, with a heart warming smile. He was a little surprised by the water running over his head but as the […]

Mariposa Cruise Wedding, Crystal & David Tie the Knot!

Mariposa Cruise Wedding On a beautiful sunny summer day, surrounded by close family and friends Crystal Roy and David Kellman said their I do’s. They had an intimate and romantic Mariposa Cruise wedding aboard the Oriole. It’s obvious these two were meant to be together. Their ceremony was filled with love, tears and a little […]

Millcroft Inn & Spa, A Garden Wedding in Caledon, Ontario.

Millcroft Inn & Spa in Caledon, Ontario Al & Michelle meant to be, a Garden Wedding on July 20th, 2013 On a beautiful summer’s Day Al and Michelle gathered their closest friends and family for a beautiful, intimate garden wedding at the Millcroft Inn & Spa. The Millcroft is truly a beautiful place to celebrate […]

Stacey and Greg, a Heather Glen Wedding

    A wedding Ceremony and Reception at Heather Glen golf course. On Saturday July 6th, 2013 two wonderful people Stacey Duchscher and Greg Rennie joined by their adorable daughter Sierra exchanged vows and wedding rings, and officially sealed the bond of love they have for each other. They choose the Heather Glen golf course […]

Baptism Photographer- Paul’s Baptism

Baptism Photographer Toronto On April 23rd, a beautiful and hot day Paul was Baptized. Paul’s loving parents and Godparents helped him get dressed. He wore a Roberto Cavalli suit for his Baptism. He looked especially cute in his stylish white suit. Somehow this adorable little boy managed to stay happy and smiley even with the extreme heat of […]

Toronto Baby Photography – natural light session.

Toronto Baby Photography, a natural light photography session. When it comes to photographing young babies and children sometimes the best photo sessions are low-key ones. Sessions without any picturesque backdrops or props are often more relaxed. With this baby photography session we kept thing very relaxed and opted to photograph the baby in his most […]

Modern Contemporary Portrait Photographer

The Modern Contemporary Portrait Photographer. Every woman deserves to have a beautiful portrait of herself that she feels proud of and is happy to display. As women we judge ourselves harshly. We agonize over all of our faults, instead of focusing on our positive qualities. Seeing our beauty can be difficult especially when we compare ourselves […]

The Professional Headshot

The Right headshot can say a lot about you. People tend to do business with those they know, like and trust. Having a professional business headshot helps people feel like they know you before you’ve ever even met. Today just about everybody needs a professional Headshot and having the right kind of headshot says a […]

Mother’s Day

Every year for Mother’s Day I struggle to find the perfect gift for my mom. What gift will most expresses the appropriate amount of thanks to a woman who eliminated coffee, cold cuts, sushi and wine among other things for 9 months. Who watched her body change shape before her eyes as her waist magically […]

My Mother, a Mother’s Day Photoshoot.

My Beautiful Mother celebrates turning 60! With mother’s day approaching, I thought I’d share an image I recently captured of my own mother for a Mother’s Day Photoshoot. Just a few weeks ago my mom celebrated her 60th birthday, wow how the years fly by! As far as mothers go I couldn’t have asked for a […]

Aliza & Taurean’s Wedding Photo Booth Fun

Aliza & Taurean’s Wedding Photo Booth Fun. An open wedding photo booth. A couple of weeks ago, I had the pleasure of providing a Photo booth for Aliza & Taurean’s Wedding. It’s always so great to see how much fun everyone has making goofy faces and coming up with silly poses. Aliza’s dad arranged for the […]

Mustafa & Troy tie the knot.

Mustafa & Troy tie the knot. A Toronto City Hall Wedding. From the moment I first spoke to Mustafa on the phone I immediately liked him. Mustafa oozes warmth and positivity. I was really excited about the opportunity to photograph his marriage to Troy who is one of the kindest, most open and charming men you’ll […]

A Day in Mumbai

Over the last few years, both Matthew and I have been very lucky to be able to do a lot of travelling. One place that I had never really imagined I would visit is Mumbai, formerly known as Bombay. I recently learned, thanks to Wikipedia that “as of the 2011 census, the population of Mumbai […]

Why Weddings are my Favorite Events to Capture

Wedding photography poses a unique set of challenges, long hours, uncontrollable restraint’s on locations, time, weather and so on, yet it’s truly one of my favorite events to capture. It means so much to me to be a part of such a hugely important day in two people’s lives. I have to admit very often, […]

Papeete, French Polynesia Portraits

Tahiti is the largest of the French Polynesian islands and home to its capital city of Papeete. On a recent visit here Matthew captured these beautiful Portraits of some of the local women. These were taken in a busy market area, but through some selective focus all you really see is the beauty of these […]

Mariposa Wedding Cruises

Mariposa Wedding Cruises “Tie the Knot Aboard a Mariposa Yacht!” Mariposa Cruises contest! We are very excited to announce we will be providing the wedding photography for the, “Tie the Knot Aboard a Mariposa Yacht!” Mariposa Cruises contest! This contest offers couples a chance to win a $15,000 wedding on the water with all the bells and whistles! […]

Valentine’s Day – Baby photos

 Valentine’s Day – Baby photos My first Valentine’s Day as a mother. I have to admit being a first time mom is a bit overwhelming. As much as I was warned about how little time I’d have with a newborn around, my maternal instinct and female hormones deluded me into thinking it would somehow be […]

Green Screen Event Photography – Ahoy Me Hearties!

Green Screen Event Photography – Ahoy Me Hearties! You can have some much fun with Green Screen Event Photography. Your options for backdrops and themes are endless. This summer the Toronto Harbourfront was attacked by Pirates, Aaarrrggghhh- Green Screen ones that is! Are you having an event? Please call (416) 890-7866 or e-mail us at  info@photosthatwork.com for […]

Event photographer – Innocean Worldwide Canada

Event photographer – Innocean Worldwide Canada Anniversary Event As an event photographer we have the pleasure of being a part of some really outstanding events. This was most definitely the case on a lovely warm summer night cruising the Toronto Harbourfront while shooting for Innocean Worldwide Canada. Guests enjoyed a delicious dinner, caricature artists, black jack tables, a photo […]

Business Headshots Toronto

Business Headshots Toronto Mycogen Seeds – Dow AgroSciences Why not combine a little fun, celebration and work all into one night? Some of the employees from Mycogen seeds were gathered in Toronto this summer for a celebratory night of achievement and recognition. They were also in need of new headshots for over 50 of them, […]

Cruise Ship Wedding Photography

Cruise Ship Wedding Photography Stephanie & Chris Get Married at Sea Getting married at Sea is a great low stress way to marry the one you love. You get your wedding day and honeymoon all wrapped up into one. Of course there may be some of your guests who are unable to join you for […]

Stage Show Photos

Stage Show Photos One of the best parts of taking a cruise as a holiday has got to be the wonderful entertainment on offer. Princess Cruises offers some fantastic stage shows all of which are custom designed exclusively for Princess. Here are some of a recent show British Invasion we photographed.

Christmas Event Photography

With Christmas just around the corner now is the time to consider us at your next event. Event Photography is a an easy way to capture enjoyable milestones and life experiences that shape peoples lives. Bold statement as that may be, think about your Santa Photos with your bothers and sisters all those years ago? […]

Engagement Photo Idea – Skagway, Alaska

Engagement Photo Idea – Skagway, Alaska Normally when you think of Alaska you envision images of immense untouched wilderness and snow, but during the summer months Alaska is very warm, beautiful and really a lot more crowded then you’d think. This past June while in Skagway, Alaska on a gorgeous sunny day I captured these […]

Outdoor Engagement Photos – Schomberg, ON

Outdoor Engagement Photos – Schomberg, ON This past weekend after a fabulous Thanksgiving feast that went on for a record 7 hours straight at the dinner table ( we love our food and conversation) my sister and I talked of what a great time of year fall is, especially for Outdoor Engagement Photos. The quality […]

Toddler Photos – Terrible Twos

Toddler Photos, Thano at home. Toddler photos can sometimes be a difficult session. At this age many toddlers have no interest in staying still for a camera and are wary of strangers. People often refer to this age as the “terrible twos” for a reason Recently I had the pleasure to photograph two year old Thanos.  I […]