Ottawa Wedding Photographer | Break out the L-word

November 14, 2014

You learn a lot about a couple by the speeches that people make at weddings. When I met Dannik and Mike, I thought that they were incredibly kind, thoughtful, creative and totally in love. The speeches at their wedding confirmed this.  Every single speaker spoke beautifully about this couple. They described a couple that makes those around them feel special, loves to have fun and who live life to the fullest.  The wedding they threw reflected all of these things too. They threw a movie themed reception at the beautiful Chateau Laurier and the details were incredible! Chocolate Oscars for the seating assignments, movie posters (with their faces on them!) for the centrepieces, filmstrip decorations, slideshows and videos, a red carpet photo booth- it was such an experience for all of their guests (and the photographers!).  One of the highlights was this brilliant and hilarious video that they made to introduce the wedding party – the guests LOVED it!

Dannik and Mike – thank you so much for having me out to photograph your wedding. I loved capturing your story and learning more about the wonderful people you are. It was a pleasure to witness how much you love and respect each other and those around you. I hope that your day was everything you imagined it was going to be because it was truly an incredible event for all who came!

A very special thank you to Heather Sternes for second shooting with me (you are amazing!). Thank you also to Lynn Lee the incredible wedding planner who is starting her new venture  and the other vendors: Show Pony Hair, Full Bloom Floral Design , One Fine Beauty , Catherine’s Cakery , incredible dancing by Pulse N’Limited Dance Crew and Quality Entertainment.

And now onto the photos..

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Aimee posted the following on November 14, 2014 at 10:14 pm.

Oh wow!!! You are so amazing at what you do! I wasn’t even there but I feel like I was now! Beautiful couple and gorgeous lighting!!!

Conni posted the following on November 17, 2014 at 12:28 am.

LOVE these! What fun details and beautiful couple to work with! Gorgeous work!

Louise Leduc posted the following on November 28, 2014 at 7:54 pm.

Hello Jennifer… This is Dannik’s mom, Louise… Would it be possible to obtain from you the “web.link” that will allow me to enter the site where I can choose the pics from Dannik’s wedding… I already have the “password”… Thanking you and your assistant for the great work you did at the wedding… great job! Waiting to hear from you… God bless you…
Louise Leduc

Shannon Stroubakis posted the following on December 7, 2014 at 11:42 am.

These are incredible, what a gorgeous wedding. That silhouette of them on the dance floor….stunning.

Amber Aileen posted the following on December 7, 2014 at 7:01 pm.

What a beautiful wedding. You captured some amazing moments!

Melissa Klein posted the following on December 7, 2014 at 10:25 pm.

Oh my goodness! Looks like a fantastic wedding, and I love all the details and moments you captured. Well done!

Megan posted the following on December 8, 2014 at 8:29 pm.

What a beautiful wedding! Your pictures are like being there in person – only better!

Michelle Robertson posted the following on December 8, 2014 at 10:38 pm.

What an amazing wedding! The bride is absolutely stunning and her dress is just gorgeous! You captured the day beautifully!

Joey posted the following on December 9, 2014 at 2:06 pm.

Gorgeous images! They look like they had a lot of fun and you capture so many amazing shots!

Heather Avrech posted the following on December 11, 2014 at 11:06 pm.

What a beautiful couple and images! Loving the red..especially the shoes!

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