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  • Ottawa Wedding Photography by Kandid Weddings

    Welcome to Kandid Weddings Photography website and blog. We are a fun and creative photographer couple from Ottawa, passionate about capturing those emotional wedding day moments with our unique storytelling photography style. We believe every wedding is unique and try to reflect its true spirit with an artistic yet natural style. Our wedding photography can be best described as creative, emotionally charged, and candid.

    In addition to weddings in the Ottawa area, we offer engagement and wedding photography services in Montreal, Kingston, Toronto and everywhere in between. We are also available for destination weddings worldwide.

    If you have just got engaged and are looking for passionate Ottawa wedding photographers with a modern photo journalistic style, have a look at our engagement and wedding portfolio. If you like us to tell the story of your day, please use our contact form to get in touch. We will be happy to go over the details with you and answer any questions.

    Hoping to meet you soon!

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Colleen and Matt – Ottawa Winter Engagement

Ottawa winter engagement session in the snow during the winterlude festival.

A Winter Engagement in Ottawa | Kandid Weddings

Winter engagement sessions can be magical when couples decide to brave the cold for some unique images in Ottawa’s snowy wonderland. Colleen and Matt wanted to do their session before Colleen had to head off to Australia to start a new program and their timing could not be better. Winterlude had just started allowing us to ride sleighs and have maple taffy while capturing their fun and playful personalities. We started our day at the Snowflake Kingdom in Jacques Cartier park for some fun in the snow and made our way down to the Rink of Dreams with many stops along the way.

We had a fantastic time capturing Colleen and Matt’s love and warmth and are so excited to be shooting their wedding this summer. Enjoy!

Engaged couple kissing in the snow.
Romantic kiss during an Ottawa winter engagement session.
Beautiful Ottawa winter engagement in the snow.
Winter engagement photo of couple having fun on a sleigh in the snow.
Ottawa couple playing with a sleigh in the snow.
Creative Ottawa winter engagement photography in the snow.
Engaged couple embracing each other in the snow.
Engaged couple walking down a snow-covered path by Ottawa river with backdrop of Parliament hill.
Ottawa winter engagement photo with the snow-covered parliament hill in the background.
Playful couple throwing snowballs at each other in a fun Ottawa winter engagement photo.
Colleen eating a maple taffy at winterlude during her Ottawa winter engagement photo.
Couple sitting on a bench in downtown Ottawa for a winter engagement photo.
Beautiful winter engagement photo taken in downtown Ottawa during annual winterlude festival.
Engaged couple hugging while showing off their engagement ring.
Engaged couple hoding hands.
Creative photo of couple kissing during Ottawa Winterlude festival engagement session.
Matt leaning over Colleen to kiss her during their winter engagement session.
Engaged couple hugging in the snow during Ottawa Winterlude.
Beautiful Ottawa winter engagement photo of couple kissing at night in the snow.
Colleen and Matt posing on the rink of dreams by Ottawa city hall for a night shot.
Creative engagement photo of Ottawa couple playing in the snow.
Engaged Ottawa couple kissing in the middle of a skating rink during winter.

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Lynn & Brett – Stonefields Heritage Farm Rustic Wedding

Couple kis in a barn during their rustic wedding at stonefields heritage farm.

Rustic Wedding at Stonefields | Kandid Weddings

We absolutely love rustic farm weddings and we have a great one to share. Lynn and Brett tied the knot in a beautiful rustic wedding at Stonefields Heritage Farm just outside Ottawa. We met them for the first time on their wedding day as they live in Vancouver and only came to Ottawa shortly before the wedding. However, as soon as we met, we knew we were going to have an amazing time with this lovely fun couple. The day was filled with so much love, laughter, and personal details. We simply love how Lynn incorporated so many sentimental items into their big day; her mom’s wedding veil, her grandmother’s 125-year old wedding ring, and a lot of DIY rustic decorations made by family members.

Thanks again Lynn and Brett for letting us capture your happiest moments forever! Also special thanks to an amazing team of vendors including the great staff at Stonefields, Modmop, Rev Marriage, Thyme and Again Catering, and Cakeland Creations, for bringing all this together. Enjoy!

Wedding dress hanging on a green barn door at stonefields heritage farm.
Teal wedding shoes hanging on a barn wall at Stonefields farm outside Ottawa.
Creative photo of wedding and engagement rings inside a red flower.
Outdoor ceremony site in the middle of old rustic barns at Stonefields Heritage Farm.
Grand view of outdoor ceremony venue of Stonefields Heritage Farm.
Beautifully decorated outdoor farm ceremony venue near Ottawa.
Rustic wedding decorations at a barn ceremony venue near Ottawa.
Green mailbox used as a wedding gift basket at rustic wedding.
Beautiful outdoor wedding ceremony details.

Bridal party got ready at the farmhouse before heading to the barn-side outdoor ceremony.

The farmhouse at Stonefields farm near Ottawa hosting the wedding party preparations.
Lynn
Candid and creative photo of bride getting ready.
Lynn smiling at the camera during her bridal prep at Stonefields farmhouse.
Polaroid instant photos of bride getting ready.
Natural unposed photo of bride getting ready for her outdoor wedding ceremony near Ottawa.
Stonefields farm outdoor wedding ceremony decorations.
Beautifully decorated wedding ceremony signing table.
Creative unique wedding photo of bride during her makeup session.
Candid photo of groom hanging out with his groomsmen before the wedding ceremony.
Brett and his groomsmen sitting at the bar and having a good time before the ceremony at Stonefields farm.
Brett
Lynn smiling while her mom attaches her wedding veil.
Lynn and her bridesmaids laughing while getting ready to head out to the ceremony.
Brett and groomsmen arrive at Stonefields farm outdoor barn ceremony venue near Ottawa.
The little flowergirl arriving at wedding ceremony in a vintage wagon being pulled by a bridesmaid.

The sweet flower girl arriving in style in bride’s aunt vintage wagon:)How cute is that!

Little ring-bearer walking down the aisle while holding "Here comes the bride" sign.
Lynn and her father walking down the outdoor aisle at Stonefiels Heritage farm.
Groom looking at her bride with joy as she walks down the aisle with her father at Stonefields Heritage farm.
Outdoor wedding ceremony at Stonefields Heritage farm.
Rose petals on the aisle at an outdoor wedding ceremony at Stonefields farm.
Bride and groom kissing after their wedding barn-side ceremony.
Lynn and Brett walking on the aisle after their wedding ceremony as their guests cheer.
Wedding party congratulating Lynn and Brett after their wedding ceremony.
Fun photo of wedding party standing by a fence during a rustic farm wedding at Stonefields.
Lynn and Brett kissing by an old wooden barn in Stonefields Heritage farm near Ottawa.
Creative wedding portrait with bride and groom standing in old bathtubs by a barn.
Rustic wedding photo taken at a farm wedding near Ottawa.
Couple leaning on a barn
Fun wedding photo of couple peeking from behind a farm
Fun and creative wedding party photo at Stonefields farm in Ottawa with guys lifiting the bride and grils lifting the groom.
Rustic chic wedding portrait of bride and groom leaning on an old piano in a barn.
Beautiful rustic wedding portrait taken at Stonefields farm outside Ottawa.
Bride and groom heading down a path on Stonefields farm after their wedding ceremony.

A private surprise picnic for the newlyweds courtesy of the amazing staff at Stonefields farm. Nice touch!

Stonefields farm surprise picnic for bride and groom after the wedding ceremony.
Bride and groom enjoying a farm picnic with daisy flowers in the foreground.
Lynn and Brett enjoying an intimate surprise picnic after their wedding ceremony at Stonefields Heritage farm.
Trendy and colorful groom
Bride and groom showing off their wedding rings while kissing.
Guest signing book and a very creative rustic table arrangement at an Ottawa farm tent wedding.

Lynn converted her mom’s old sewing bustform into a fancy burlap-covered seating chart. Lovely!

Creative wedding table arrangements using a sewing bustform, burlap, and old buttons.
Flowers and vases laid nicely on the grass outside Stonefield Heritage farm
Bride and groom kissing with their maid of honor and bestman watching happily.
Wedding party listening to the speeches and laughing.
Bride and groom kissing in the background at Stonefields farm wedding reception.
Candid photo of bride and groom laughing during their wedding reception speeches at Stonefields Heritage farm.
Beautiful DIY head-table burlap decoration and banner with bride and groom in the background.
Candid photo of bride tearing up emotionally while listening to speeches during wedding reception.
Outside view of Stonefield Heritage Farm tent during wedding reception.
Wedding party and guests play the "Guess who did it" game during the wedding reception.
Bride and groom
Bride and groom hug emotionally during their first dance at Stonefields Heritage Farm near Ottawa.

A hula hoop competition; perfect way to get the party started!

Groom participating in a fun hula hoop game during a wedding reception.
Fun dance shot taken at a wedding reception at Stonefields Heritage Farm.
Creative wedding photo of Ottawa couple taken at a rustic farm wedding at night.
Creative night shot of Ottawa couple on their wedding day.

Are you planning your rustic wedding in or around Ottawa and need creative wedding photographers? We are absolute suckers for vintage, rustic themed weddings! Let’s chat.

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