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My name is Darleane Johnston, family photographer, and welcome to Chickadee Photos in Vancouver, BC

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Working with each family to record lasting memories is really my sole purpose. I can't wait to work with you.

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“You can really tell Darleane loves her job!  She is great with kids, takes beautiful pictures and has the ability to capture special moments even when the kids aren’t fully cooperating;) We look forward to working with Darleane again in the near future and wouldn’t hesitate to recommend her to friends and family!  It was a great experience and the results were just what we had hoped for.”

The Waddell Family

The Picture-perfectness of Our Imperfections

I’m a family photographer, and my work often extends beyond parent and child photo sessions. I choose the best shots and edit them using a suite of digital programs, such as Lightroom and Photoshop, but I always aim to preserve the natural elements of each and every shot. I don’t alter the shape of [ … ] Read More

Family Photo Sessions at Deer Lake Park

A park offers a natural landscape for fun, stress-free family photography sessions. Not only do landscapes, slides and paths bring lush green settings and natural lighting to your photo sessions, they keep your family engaged. This is especially helpful for little ones who want to do anything but stand still and smile. I love [ … ] Read More