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Just bring your smiles and leave the rest to Pinar…

Alpina Photography is a Calgary based studio, specializing in family, newborn 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.

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Photo Shoot in the Snow

Photo Shoot in the Snow

 When the white snow covers the earth, everything looks purer, cleaner and dreamier. While it is actually snowing, probably most of you noticed that magical silence fills the air as if you are in Narnia! Not a few blocks away from Trans Canada highway. This is a...

Ballerina Photoshoot

Ballerina Photoshoot

  Couple days ago, I had a special outdoor photo session with a young and talented ballerina. It was such a fulfilling experience that I didn’t want it to end. A sweet combination of my favourite photography genres: Street photography, lifestyle, Portrait and...

A sunday walk at Bowmont Park

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...

Love is All Around

Love is All Around

  Love, innocence, wisdom, humor… a few of the things I enjoy photographing. Several days ago I had a photo shoot where I got to capture “love”. This young couple are engaged and wanted some photos captured before their wedding. As soon as the session was booked,...

Cake Smash In The Park

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...

Porch-raits / A Novel Trend In Pandemic Times

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...

Corona Days: 9 Things You Can Do While You’re Stuck At Home

Corona Days: 9 Things You Can Do While You’re Stuck At Home

Ok, it wasn't a happy start for a new year, thanks to Coronavirus. We can’t do our jobs, we can’t socialize or travel. We are all confined to our homes. As a photographer, I had to cancel all my newborn sessions and studio shoots. It hurts not being able to do your...

Valentines Day Contest

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...

Baby Sofia

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...

Cake Smash Experience

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...