LISA RIVARD PHOTOGRAPHY

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Does anything say spring more than robin’s egg blue and yellow-y lemon paired together? Throw in some amazing food (blueberries, boysenberries, strawberry sorbet to name a few……the main dish was as elegantly prepared as the dessert!), a beautiful tablescape (with said yellow-y lemons), the perfect day and you have our Spring Fling-themed Styled Shoot at […]

Couples, styled shoots, weddings

March 20, 2021

Spring Fling | Styled Shoot

March 20, 2021

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We are so happy to share this amazing desert-themed styled shoot from a brand new venue, Barn Swallow Fields at Thatcher Farms in Eramosa, Ontario (https://thatcher-farms.com/). And we are beyond grateful that this shoot was also recently featured in The Wedding Ring’s online publication found at: https://www.theweddingring.ca/outdoor-weddings-style-shoot/. Thank you to The Wedding Ring for the […]

Couples, styled shoots, weddings

Vibrant Desert | Styled Shoot

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What better way to shake off the cold of winter than to stay inside in the cozy warmth of this beautiful and bright, white-walled barn at the newly constructed Barn Swallow Fields wedding venue! It was such a pleasure to photograph this dreamy winter wonderland styled shoot! From the dark evergreens to the rustic elements […]

Couples, styled shoots, weddings, Winter Wedding

February 11, 2021

Winter Wonderland | Styled Shoot

November 15, 2020

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This one is truly a story within a story within another story……….it all started with an impromptu group of vendors….

Couples, engagements, styled shoots, weddings

Grow Old With Me | Styled Shoot

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Amanda and Gavin’s story has truly inspired me and really made me reflect on what it means to be flexible and adapt…….everything has so fundamentally changed this year for so many engaged couples like Amanda and Gavin when planning their weddings and they have each had to make often difficult choices. And this made me […]

garden, golden hour, summer, weddings

September 12, 2020

Private Residence | Wedding

August 19, 2020

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I met Deanna in the early summer of last year when she was the maid of honour at her close friend’s wedding in Niagara on the Lake, Ontario.   So it was a wonderful surprise this summer when she and I re-connected on the occasion of her recent engagement and upcoming wedding! I was so […]

engagements, golden hour, summer

Port Burwell | Engagement

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What’s the best type of wedding veil to capture ‘flying veil’ shots? When choosing a veil for your wedding day, if you are looking for the best kind of veil for flying veil shots, you will want to pay attention to several key features. First and foremost you want the veil to be lightweight. You […]

weddings

October 19, 2019

Flying Veil Shots | Wedding

August 11, 2018

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Adriana and Shawn celebrated their ‘forever together’ day exactly the way they wanted to. Their casual rustic barn wedding with a tiffany blue and coral theme was a great blend of the traditional and the informal and was a family affair from beginning to end, with so many hand-crafted details to decorate the indoor and […]

summer, weddings

Willow Creek | Wedding

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Well, it was a long weekend of unbelievable (and historical) highs on the heat-o-mometer! And it was wedding day at Earth to Table: The Farm for Lulabelle’s Floral Studios. Olwyne and her team got right to work setting up for the day’s wedding both indoors and out. It was quite a feat to keep the […]

summer, weddings

June 30, 2018

Earth to Table | Wedding

June 29, 2018

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I wanted Adriana and Shawn to have their golden hour. Because they’re so sweet. And because they had patience and stuck with it throughout the rain when they were really wanting to capture their engagement…especially in the awesome outdoor fall colours (see their fall engagement session at Pinehurst Conservation Area near Paris Ontario here). We […]

engagements, golden hour

Ayr Ontario | Engagement