Nicole and Max are Ottawa wedding photographers, best wedding photographers Ottawa
Complete and total definition of an Aries, extroverted introvert, and music industry obsessionist. Lover of cathedral veils, kittens, country music and first dances. Sucker for campfires, fireworks and summer carnivals. Bright, white, southern elegant weddings.
Obsessed with the colour teal and bright airy spaces. Urban Barn may or may not be an addiction. (Shhh, don’t tell Max!) I dream of a gorgeous home office space where I will meet my clients and share my world.
On my days off, you’ll find me curled up on the couch au natural in my sweats and a messy bun, hanging out with oversized teal mug full of tea, my laptop and probably a cat or two. That doesn't pull me away from a good cup of favoured coffee either though!
You know that girl who keeps every concert ticket, movie stub, polaroid, beach sand, you name it? Yeah, that’s me.. I keep it all because those are the tangible pieces that take me back to the exact moment and let me relive it over again.
Pull up beside me at a red light and you’ll most likely find me singing to T-Swift or Garth Brooks at the top of my lungs. The whole music industry owns me; down to the songwriters and labels, along with that concert adrenaline addiction. You can always guess my mood by the playlist.
And the love of my life, fiancé & 2nd photographer, Max makes me appreciate life everyday. Fell in love at 17, engaged at 23. We love date nights in, watching Suits & DWTS, travelling, spontaneously bringing ice cream home for each other, and long 80's convertible drives to nowhere in the country.
Complete and total definition of an Aries, extroverted introvert, and music industry obsessionist. Lover of cathedral veils, kittens, country music and first dances. Sucker for campfires, fireworks and summer carnivals.
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As mentioned previously, I want to have a personal connection with all of my couples in order to serve them best and make them feel the most comfortable that they can possibly be! This means not just getting to know you; it's letting you into our lives as well! To me, an 'about page' shouldn't just me about why or how I got started into photography, it's suppose to be about us. You can begin to get to know us and our story here! Let's go all the way back to high school.
Max and I met at 17 playing recreational league hockey at one of our local rinks. Yes, I played guys' league (never liked the atmosphere of all-girls sports). We would have met in October but didn't start talking lots until the day I dyed my hair brown ;) The early days were filled with many late nights of Facebook chat after finally scoping each other out online. Went on a skating date January of 2011 and the rest is history. We spent the whole later half of our senior year of high school together, surviving final exams and going to prom, and starting college at the same time. Definitely wouldn't have gotten through that as easily without him.
Two years in, he gave me a promise ring with our birth stones on it, symbolizing then, that we saw this future together eventually. Almost six and a half years in, he asked me to be his wife atop of the beautiful Gatineau Hills on a cliff face overlooking all of Ottawa, after a gorgeous convertible drive. We have always been so blessed that both of our families accepted the other so naturally and support us in everything that we do.
summer campfires & fireworks
bmw convertible cruises with the boy
cruises in my blue civic with music blasting
any chance to put my toes in the sand
any teal finds I can get my hands on
sitting down with a nice cup of tea (introvert problems)
fell into this amazing career at the age of 18
sunsets by the water
summer sun bleached hair (yup, it's natural)
Hey, I'm Nicole!
I specialize in weddings for the lighthearted & sentimental because that's who I am. I live for little details, the little moments that make up your story, no matter how small. I live for beach vacations, blue jeans, campfires & that post-concert adrenaline high. I get school-girl excited for fairs & fireworks.
I believe in no regrets, because at the time it was exactly what you wanted. I believe in never going to bed angry & embracing every moment because you can't get it back.
That girl who's always dreamed of her wedding day gets to help others experience it each & every weekend & I love the feeling that gives me!
I'm all about living authentically me & making sure you feel that way too. If this gives you all the feels, I'd love to grab a tea and see if our visions align.
i love what a red lip does for a pop of colour (& i'm a swiftie)
camo, country or cute don't matter to me!
taylor swift perfume? yes please!
smoothies?! I'm in
milk chocolate & nuts (or peanut butter!!)
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