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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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Chickadeephotos is extraordinary. Darleane is very professional, kind and flexible. She listens to your ideas. You definitely can see that she really knows and loves her job. Also, her rapport with us and our 16 month old son was stellar. We will definitely go back next year!

The DeWitt Family

Pregnancy Announcement Photo Shoot Ideas

•••BLOG POST FOR FEBRUARY 2015••• Social media changes the way we share big news with each other. This is true for life-changing events, such as engagement, wedding and pregnancy. In our relentless effort to make big pregnancy reveals even bigger and better, a growing number of parents-to-be ask me for help with professional photos [ … ] Read More

Inside vs. Outdoor Photo Sessions for Kids

Most clients find me through word of mouth. That’s how they know that I prefer taking outdoor photo sessions for older babies, toddlers, kids and grownups. Some potential clients may not be aware of my preference to follow parents and children at play. Why do I prefer the great outdoors? Why is an outdoor [ … ] Read More