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"Brix and Mortar: The Ideal Vancouver Wedding Venue for Captivating Photos by Skilled Wedding Photo

Updated: Jun 5, 2023

As a Vancouver-based wedding photographer, I recently had the pleasure of photographing Wendy and Kenny's wedding at Brix & Mortar in Yaletown. It was a beautiful day full of love, laughter, and unforgettable moments. Here's a look at how we captured their special day.

Prep Photos at Home

I started the day by meeting Wendy and Kenny at their home to capture some getting ready photos. The couple was surrounded by their family, which made for a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Wendy was getting ready in her room, which added a sentimental touch to the photos. I captured some beautiful shots of Wendy and Kenny when getting dressed, which made for some great candid moments.

I also took a photos at their house and the yard.

Brix & Mortar Wedding Ceremony

After the prep photos, we headed to Brix & Mortar for the wedding ceremony. The venue looked absolutely stunning, with beautiful floral arrangements and elegant decor. Wendy and Kenny exchanged their vows in front of their loved ones, and it was a beautiful and emotional moment. As a wedding photographer, I was able to capture the emotion on the couple's faces and the love shared between them.

Wedding Photos at Brix & Mortar.

After the ceremony, we took some time to capture some beautiful wedding photos at Brix & Mortar. We started by taking some group shots of the wedding party and family members in the beautiful garden patio. The lush greenery and beautiful fountain made for a perfect backdrop. We then moved on to taking some romantic couple portraits in the venue's main dining room, which was beautifully lit and had a cozy and romantic atmosphere. We also took some photos in the lounge area, which had a unique and cozy vibe.

Tips for Capturing Great Wedding Photos

As a wedding photographer, it's important to be prepared and creative when capturing beautiful wedding photos. Here are a few tips that helped me capture great shots of Wendy and Kenny's special day:

  1. Plan Ahead - Make sure you have a plan for the day, including the timeline and the locations for photos. This will help you make the most of your time and ensure that you capture all the important moments.

  2. Use Natural Light - Brix & Mortar has plenty of beautiful natural light that can be used to create stunning and memorable wedding photos. Make sure you use the light to your advantage and avoid using harsh artificial lighting if possible.

  3. Get Creative - Use the venue's unique features and decor to create beautiful and memorable photos. Whether it's the exposed brick walls or the elegant chandeliers, Brix & Mortar has so many photogenic features that can be used to create stunning wedding photos.

  4. Capture Emotion - As a wedding photographer, it's important to capture the emotion and love shared between the couple and their loved ones. Be ready to capture those candid and emotional moments that will make for unforgettable photos.


Wendy and Kenny's wedding at Brix & Mortar was a beautiful and unforgettable day full of love and laughter. As a wedding photographer, I was honored to capture their special day and create memories that they will cherish for a lifetime. Remember to plan ahead, use natural light, get creative, and capture emotion when taking wedding photos, and you're sure to capture beautiful and memorable shots of your special day.


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