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kids

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Preschool Portraits

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fall sessions

family christmas sessions

Just bring your smiles and leave the rest to Pinar…

Alpina Photography is a Calgary based portrait studio, specializing in newborn, family and kids photography.
On-location sessions can be booked for an indoor or outdoor venue of your choice.
Just bring your smiles, be yourself and leave the rest to Pinar.

UPDATE ON COVID-19

With Alberta’s gradual reopening, Alpina Photography resumes studio sessions, following safety guidelines released by Alberta Health and provincial authorities.  We will continue booking outdoor photo sessions for your family adhering to “social distancing”.

Currently available sessions are:

If any clients with upcoming appointments are feeling unwell, have been in contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19 or have travelled outside of Canada in the last 14 days we would ask that you please contact us to reschedule your appointment to a later date.

What’s New?

HOME SWEET HOME SESSIONS

Alpina Photography has launched a new photography offering for those who just bought their new home or completed a big renovation and want to celebrate it with a fun photo session in front of the new home. We are also offering this in the form of a gift certificate for your friends, family or real estate clients! For more information, go to home sweet home page

In celebration of the gradual reopening of Alberta after a 2-month lock-down, Alpina Photography ran a giveaway contest on May 4-6 on Instagram and Facebook. Two lucky Calgarians each won a 1hr photography session and 15 high resolution digital images with professional retouching. $500 value each.

Congratulations Courtney and Matthew!

Courtney’s choice is an outdoor family session.

Matthew is a personal trainer and he would like a professional portrait to reflect his business.

We are in this together! We are all happy with the first steps taken towards getting our economy back on track, but we will continue practicing social distancing and protect our families until we make this virus a history.

What clients have to say…

What’s on the blog

A sunday walk at Bowmont Park

  I love Calgary for offering beautiful nature walks just 5 min drive away. This Sunday we went to Silver Springs Boardwalk which is the upper side of Bowmont Natural Environment Park. Summer months are like a party in the nature areas. Flowers from all colors...

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Cake Smash In The Park

    After a 2-month Corona virus lock down in Calgary, I had my first regular photography session last Friday. It was also my first outdoor cake smash session. Little McKenzie just turned 1 and her family wanted to celebrate this big milestone with a fun...

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Porch-raits / A Novel Trend In Pandemic Times

What the heck is a porch-rait? It’s basically a portrait of the porch people During Coronavirus lock-down, a creative photographer came up with the idea of taking friends’ portraits from a distance, at their porches, windows or balconies. It has spread all around the...

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Valentines Day Contest

We did a photography session give away contest for Valentines day and we received great response! One of the contest rules was answering the question "where is your favourite spot in Calgary for outdoor photography" and the answers were varied. I must admit, there...

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Baby Sofia

  Newborn sessions are my favourite. I love photographing these admirable little miracles. Their tiny hands and feet, their heavenly baby scent… A few days ago, I had a little client who was almost 2 weeks old but the size of a few days old baby 😊 Before they...

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Cake Smash Experience

Today I had a cake smash session with little Owen who just turned 1! Like most 1 year olds, he didn’t taste much of sweets until his birthday. He was quite skeptical about the cake when we first introduced it to him. Later when he put some in his mouth, he kind of...

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Preschool Portraits

This week I was at the University Heights Preschool  to take 2019 student portraits. It was amazing to see how such young kids (3 & 4 year old) can follow posing instructions and surprise you! Some were shy, some were like a rockstar, but results for all of them...

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A day in the fall

It’s Calgary, as everybody knows we don’t have lengthy falls and winter can show it’s face any time with a surprise snow storm. Before this happens, I wanted to capture the beautiful colors of the fall and chose this Saturday as our photo shoot day. I had a dress from...

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Idea Book

FAMILY

NEWBORN

CAKE SMASH

MILESTONE

OUTDOOR

KIDS

PRESCHOOL PORTRAITS

SIBLINGS

SPRING BLOSSOMS

FALL

HALLOWEEN

CHRISTMAS

BLACK & WHITE

SPORTS

PORCH-RAITS

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