I have photographed weddings and elopements all over Western Canada, Hawaii, Las Vegas, Mexico, Cuba, and the Dominican Republic, and the ones abroad have always been AMAZING! You can't beat the thrill of visiting a place and going home with the memory that it is now your favorite destination because you married your soul-mate there! I did it and don't regret it 17 years later! Whether it's a white sand beach, the jungle somewhere tropical, the wilds of Iceland, or the frozen glaciers of Alaska you should find the photographer you love and take them with you - the photos will be your lasting memory of your epic adventure! Xoxo

you are getting on a jet plane and flying into an elopement on a beach or somewhere exotic, but now what?

how to elope abroad

What is your dream location to say "I Do"?

~ Ideally to begin planning your Elopement you need to pick a date and location you want to travel to. It’s all about what you want for your entire adventure/experience and images; are you a beach type (Hawaii, Maldives, Tahiti, etc), explore a wild environment (Iceland, Africa, Alaska, etc), are you all about exotic luxury (France, Italy, Hawaii, Vegas, etc). Are you relax and snuggle people, or do you prefer to adventure and experience once-in-a-lifetime memories?

Wherever you choose, I have a passport and I am there with my cameras strapped on and a vision for an incredible destination Elopement experience! ;)

First Step | Choose your destination

This really depends on how much you plan to do and would like documented on your adventure. At minimum I need to be there 3 days to allow for potential travel delays in my arrival (you don't want me flying in the day of and possibly miss your nuptials), but I often recommend a few more

  • 3-4 days - This allows for me to have a cushion day before your big day so that delays in travel do not affect you or I don't miss something important. I also can offer a Day-After Adventure Session in your destination that may not have been accessible on your Elopement day. This is perfect for small elopements.

  • 5-7 days - Still allows for my cushion day but also allows us to have a bigger adventure all over the destination you chose. Maybe a mini engagement session while we are there before the elopement day and then a mutli-day elopement and all the adventures you want. My camera will be with me the whole time capturing all the moments!!

*NOTE: All-Inclusive resorts in Mexico, Cuba, DR, etc typically require that I be a guest at the resort if you are going to have me shoot your destination wedding so I will need to book a 4 day or 7 day package at your resort.

* How long do we need a photographer?

~ i highly recommend not choosing times like Christmas, Spring Break or a popular holiday in your destination location as travel will be busy and subject to more frustrations as well locations to get married and take photos will be swamped with tourists making it much less private and enjoyable for you as a couple.

* avoid PEAK TRAVEL DATES

* avoid peak travel dates

*HOW LONG DO WE NEED A PHTOOGRPAHER?

Value and Connection

Most resort photographers are not equipped with professional gear or may not match your style plus their packages will not encompass your whole trip.

  • My packages include the entire time you book to have me in your location and shooting every day - never miss a moment or adventure (limited shooting each day)
  • You get to build a relationship with me and trust me that's so important to capturing authentic, natural moments and all that defines your love story
  • You know what you are getting from me; you've seen my portfolio and know exactly what you are getting from me, you may not from a photographer in your location and resort photographers are especially tricky with quality. style, and value.
  • I lived the nightmare - I have crap for photos after assuming the resort photographer would be amazing and I was SO WRONG! They are awful and I regret not bringing one along with us; YOU DONT WANT REGRET!

Why should we take a photographer with us to our destination elopement?

~ What Activities to Include Besides Saying I Do? ~

You've already tossed the traditional rule book out by choosing to Elope so why stop there, you can literally fill your day with anything you want! ;)

  • Hike a mountain or explore a hotspot for sunrise
  • Take a Helicopter Ride in your destination
  • Rock the Dress Session the day after
  • Rent a Sailboat
  • Go to a Theme Park
  • Take a surfing lesson or go para-sailing
  • Ride Horses on the beach
  • Visit a winery
  • Swim in a waterfall
  • Play in a cenote/lake/the ocean
  • Take a jeep tour
  • Ride a Gondola and have dinner atop a mountain
  • ANYTHING YOU WANT that is featured in your destination

If you are travelling to get married then I suggest making the most of it and include some activities unique to your destination. I can help you find activities and adventures just for you! ;)
 

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The best value package for destination elopement couples. I am there for all the adventures with camera in hand and daily shooting is included in your elopement package

You are planning an epic adventure and you want me to capture EVERYTHING.
Ideal for epic destinations, such as Australia, Africa, Maldives, New Zealand, etc

Short and sweet for destinations not too far in travel from Alberta, Canada

  • 1 PHOTOGRAPHER
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  • DAILY SHOOTING
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** These Prices are for my services for the duration of your trip and do not include travel costs. Flights, hotels, activities, and other fees are the responsibility of the clients **

You chose to Elope because you love adventure, you are not into the big party and a lot of attention on yourself and you wanted an EPIC experience instead of just the same old wedding you've attended over the years. The world is your oyster and literally you can go anywhere your heart desires and traveling will truly make your day really unique and special to you!! I want you to have the best day and focus on all the little moments, the tears, the laughter, the anticipation and the adventure, and the world is my playground!

If you think we might make a great fit for your Destination Elopement then shoot me a message and LET'S CHAT!

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