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Caity & Nick’s Grand Beach Engagement Session Their love is sweet and fiery, which is also how I would describe this evening’s sunset! It couldn’t have been a better night for their Grand Beach engagement session. I do really love the surprise of not knowing what each evening will look like. Before each session, I […]

Gables Wedding Barn autumn wedding by Vanessa Renae Photography, a Winnipeg wedding photographer

Jenn & Alex’s Romantic Celebration at The Gables Wedding Barn When I think of a romantic autumn wedding, I think of Jenn and Alex’s day. The wind howled strongly that day but they just went with it! Nothing adds more passion to photos than a good, strong breeze! The Gables Wedding Barn is such a […]

How to create your Wedding Day Timeline by Vanessa Renae Photography, a Winnipeg Wedding Photographer

Creating your wedding day timeline When you’re planning your wedding, the timeline is a really important part to have solidified before the big day! Whether you’re having a 300 person wedding or an intimate 20 person wedding, your timeline still matters. Read through this post to find out how to create and customize your timeline […]

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What is a first look? In the past few years, first looks have become incredibly popular, and for good reason! Being able to have an epic cocktail hour you can actually be present at and lots of really pretty, meaningful portraits of you and your spouse on your wedding day is a treat! It’s a […]

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My Favourite Gear to Shoot With I remembered when I was starting out in photography and wanted to know the wedding photography gear all my favourite photographers used! There is so much gear out there so it can be really overwhelming knowing where to start. First off, Nikon and Canon are very similar, it’s just […]

My Favourite Lightroom Tool! Here’s my favourite editing tool in Lightroom that I absolutely can’t live without! The TONE CURVE!  However, use it with grace. Less is definitely more with this baby! I just it very sparingly and I still get such dramatic results with it. Here’s are two examples of my images. On the […]

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Jenn & Alex’s Romantic Celebration at The Gables Wedding Barn When I think of a romantic autumn wedding, I think of Jenn and Alex’s day. The wind howled strongly that day but they just went with it! Nothing adds more passion to photos than a good, strong breeze! The Gables Wedding Barn is such a […]

Gables Wedding Barn autumn wedding by Vanessa Renae Photography, a Winnipeg wedding photographer
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Cass & Tony If you’ve ever heard me rave about Grand Beach and how much I love it, this right here is why! This Grand Beach bridal session was extra special to me for many reasons! One being that Tony and Cass are some of my and Valerio’s best friends. Almost two years ago they […]

grand beach bridal session on Lake Winnipeg in Manitoba. Elopement style photos by Vanessa Renae Photography, a winnipeg wedding photographer and kenora wedding photographer. Lace wedding dress, beach wedding photos, sunset wedding photos
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Brooke & Kevin When I think of Brooke and Kevin, I think of sunshine, smiles and incredible company! Their wedding at Ashgrove Acres last autumn was simply wonderful. Their families came together to celebrate and the joy that surrounded the day was overwhelming and in the best way possible! They skipped back down the aisle […]

Brooke and Kevin together at their autumn Ashgrove Acres Wedding in Winnipeg Manitoba, photographed by Vanessa Renae Photography, a Winnipeg and Kenora Wedding photographer.

Ashley & Micah A few months back, this idea to incorporate horses into a shoot came to me! Honestly, I have no idea how I haven’t thought of this sooner because, if you know me at all, you know my love of all things horse related! Two weeks ago I was looking at the forecast […]

Horse inspired Canadian winter wedding styled shoot by Vanessa Renae Photography
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Sonja & Jaydan There has never been a doubt in my mind that Sonja and Jaydan belonged together. Just by the way they look at each other, you can see they are so smitten with one another. Their whole engagement session was just a serious of the sweetest gazes and their wedding day was no […]

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