best of…

I couldn’t think of a more pleasurable way that was at the same time a win-win situation, to raise money for this Ride to Conquer Cancer. I’m going, inshallah, in about month and  before even getting on that bike for a 2-day ride to Quebec City, I have learned an important life lesson or two. … Continue reading

anu & ryan / old montreal

And that wraps up my charity photo sessions! Anu and Ryan were my last clients, but technically the first couple shoot I’ve ever shot. It was adorable! xo, Dina

Japan <3 Pakistan & Pakistan <3 Japan

Recently I shot a small wedding and again what pops out for me afterwards when I sift through the photos are the candid smiles, the unexpected details, the uninhibited children…that’s what I <3 the most :) Click on the arrows to view all photos. xo, Dina

mahmoud / mont-royal

Mahmoud was my first client for my charity portrait sessions. If you don’t know already, I’m preparing to (bike)ride 250 km from Montreal to Quebec City on July 7-8, 2012. The funds raised will support cancer research and care at the Montreal Jewish General Hospital. I enjoyed this portrait session and I am very pleased … Continue reading

don’t stop till you get enough

kids sure know how to have fun at weddings :) xo, Dina

an indian wedding

A few weeks ago, I assisted to shoot an Indian wedding reception. It was my officially my first wedding and I simply wanted to do it to experience it for myself. I’m glad I did because it confirmed a few things for me. As I arrived to the reception, most 300+ guests were already there, … Continue reading