Thank You


I cannot be more thankful than I am right now. In February, I was nominated in the Young Entrepreneur category at the Greater Vernon Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence A wards. Last night was the awards gala (a whole 9 days after my hernia surgery!) I went in with very low expectations, and came home with a […]

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Be better.


2014 was such a banner year for me that I feel a lot of pressure to go above and beyond in 2015. Is that going to happen? I guess it depends on how you rate success. Is it the number of weddings you book? Sessions? Is it based on awards or earnings? The answer is […]

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Camillia Courts Photography has a NEW STUDIO!


For a full year I said “My goal is to open my own studio next year”.  I’d even say it with spring in my step and a big smile on my face. That was a lie. I didn’t really have any intention of having a studio. The thought was nice, but did I really want […]

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Home Birth | Vernon BC Birth Photography | safe for work


DISCLAIMER** This post is safe for work. I have wanted to photograph a birth since I started my business 5 years ago. I’ve had 3 women book with me and then back out once labor got intense. Flat out, would not let me in the room. It was both understandable and disappointing. Not only had […]

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Daniel and Dakota | Vernon Engagement Photographer


I met with Daniel and Dakota a few days before Christmas for a super snowy engagement shoot. It hasn’t snowed here in weeks and of course, it snows on the day we booked. But I loved it. It’s so different and fun to work with. Kind of like a blank slate. But prettier. I look […]

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Brian and his girls


I hate taking photos in the cold. I hate it. Because I’m a big woosy baby pants when it dips below -2. But my love asked me to take photos of him and his girls and of course I’d brave the cold for him. I’d brave pretty much anything for him. Merry Christmas Baby. Sure […]

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Jenn and Clarke | Mackie Lake House | Vernon BC


Jenn and Clarke were married in September at a beautiful lake side heritage house. It was a ceremony filled with love and laughter and only a few tears (from Clarke mostly!). Can we all just agree that Jenn’s dress was TO DIE FOR?? So unexpected and sooooo beautiful. After a full year of mermaid sweetheart dresses, […]

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Natalie and Family | Okanagan Family Photographer


  My beautiful friend Natalie and I worked on a wedding for the Globe and Mail this summer and she asked me to photograph her family come the fall. I’m so happy it worked out and that we had a gorgeous day to boot! Her son’s are just THE SWEETEST!!!  

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Lyle + Karmen’s Wedding at O’Keefe Ranch | Vernon Wedding Photographer


  A very good friend of mine married a killer woman on Thanksgiving weekend this year. I was truly honoured they chose me to capture their wedding day. I actually teared up a few times that day. It’s amazing to see your friends find love. Karmen wore such a beautiful dress too. Unique, pretty, elegant. […]

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Aisha and Sheldon’s Wedding | Durali Villa |Vernon Wedding Photographer


I have so many beautiful photos of Aisha and Sheldon’s wedding and I cannot share them all, so I’d like to share a few highlights. I could stare at Aisha’s dress all day. So stunning.   Congratulations to the happy couple. I am so honored you chose me to capture your love story. I have […]

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