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THE WINDOW EFFECT By having just a simple window in the bridal prep area, I am able to create beautiful portraits with soft light. I prefer natural light so the more windows, the better! WHAT TO BRING ~ dress, veil / hair pieces, rings (all three), shoes, bouquet, jewelry, perfume & invitation suite The whole […]

A Bride’s Guide: 5 Essential Wedding Day Details

August 24, 2023

planning

wedding stationary flatlays

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I’m excited to share with you a few sneak peek photos of this beautiful wedding. The bride and groom chose Graydon Hall Manor for it’s beauty and endless locations for romantic portraits. I will be sharing more from this beautiful wedding soon. In the meantime, let us know your favourite wedding venue here!   Venue: […]

Graydon Hall Manor Wedding Sneak Peek

May 18, 2023

Weddings

father walking daughter down aisle

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Gracie and Phil’s Destination Wedding in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic was absolutely stunning! It was a dream come true to capture a destination wedding in a tropical destination. Let us know your wedding plans by contacting us here!   Photography: Alina Elvins Photography Wedding Planner: Westview Events Wedding Venue: Hard Rock Hotel Punta Cana Destination […]

Hard Rock Punta Cana Destination Wedding | Alina Elvins Photography

April 29, 2022

Weddings

destination wedding at Hard Rock Hotel Punta Cana

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I know some couples are thinking that engagement photos aren’t necessary. ¬†They feel they don’t need them, or it’s an extra expense that they don’t need spend money on or simply just don’t like being in front of the camera. This is why this topic deserves some attention. There’s more value in an engagement session […]

Engagement session at Scotsdale Farm, Halton Hills

December 2, 2020

For Brides

engaged couple inspiration

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I had the pleasure of photographing one of the two sweetest people I have ever met. Their wedding was filled with emotions, tears of happiness and so much love you could burst. My passion for photographing weddings is so much more than taking photos, but more so it is the friendships I’m so lucky to […]

A Romantic Wedding at Graydon Hall Manor

November 21, 2020

Weddings

wedding couple at Graydon Hall Manor