Author Archive for Corey Wright

Best Wedding Planners

Wedding planners and coordinators have many skills that work well together to make your whole day go smoothly. Having good taste and many options for their clients to choose from is just a part of what great planner does  One of the best wedding planner / coordinators in Canada is Enaya Rabba of Rabba Events.  Both Josh Cornell and myself have worked with her on many of her lavish weddings.  Her attention to detail is impeccable and she is able to handle the most challenging of days so that her couples are able to enjoy every moment possible.

Here are some examples of Enaya’s rooms and details when she has finished spinning her magic on them.

www.NaomiStudios.com

M&R-935

M&R-836

M&R-818

M&R-922

M&R-942

M&R-970

M&R-813

M&R-978 M&R-1021

M&R-985

Ideas for weddings.  Personalized spoons.

M&R-770

Have your guests write thoughts on a Jenga towers worth of blocks.  You can play the game later.

M&R-794

M&R-1023

A wedding in Mexico.

N&M-1075

N&M-1101

N&M-617

N&M-1074

N&M-1076

N&M-1109

The right details should suit the environment and situation.

N&M-1262

N&M-1277

A wedding at the Grand Luxe.

N&R-895-2

N&R-926

N&R-886

N&R-891

N&R-978

T&J-891

N&R-941

N&R-914

N&R-956

N&R-982

Instead of a sign in book or large picture, use a bunch of your shots together.

N&R-970

One of Enaya’s couples are seeing their reception room for the first time.

T&J-846

T&J-854

T&J-910

T&J-885

T&J-899

T&J-886

T&J-920

T&J-888

T&J-894

Enaya is the one in the middle.
T&J-1205

www.NaomiStudios.com

Shangri-La Hotel wedding

When you are choosing where to do each part of your wedding day, it’s great if you have everything you need close to one another.  Anything that saves time during the day helps.  The Shangri-La Hotel is easy walking distance to Osgoode Hall, which so far is still free to shoot at and you don’t need a shooting permit which is awesome!  At the hall you have options for shots that feel like your at a well kept park, and the Hall itself is quite beautiful giving a classic feeling to your bridal photos.

www.NaomiStudios.com

C&K-462

C&K-477

C&K-418

C&K-468

C&K-603

C&K-598

C&K-453

C&K-572

C&K-266

C&K-624

C&K-74

C&K-282

C&K-636

The outside of the hotel has some great spots to shoot as well, but the Shangi-La will not let you be photographed in their lobby.

C&K-117

C&K-105

C&K-132

C&K-620

The main room for having your wedding ceremony has tall ceilings with floor to ceiling windows, so the room is really bright and cheerful as long as the weather is good.  This is also fantastic for your photographer.  Natural daylight is great for ceremony coverage.  When you have 30 foot tall windows the light is almost like an outdoor ceremony except better.

C&K-411

C&K-718

C&K-731

C&K-725

C&K-795

C&K-792

C&K-399

C&K-819

C&K-396

C&K-834

C&K-856

  The Shangri-La’s outdoor patio area is awesome for your cocktail hour when the weather is nice and it has more than enough room inside for your reception.

C&K-952

C&K-953

C&K-934

C&K-590

C&K-522

C&K-436

C&K-425

Here’s a great wedding idea.  Instead of having a sign in book, have a puzzle made from one of your engagement shoot pictures, then have your guests write on the back of each piece.

C&K-662

You can have the puzzle laminated to hang or store and all of your guests comments are on the back.

C&K-316

www.NaomiStudios.com

This wedding was photographed by Josh Cornell and Corey Wright.  Josh Cornell has over twenty experience as a fashion and wedding photographer shooting for national publications such as Flare, Fashion, and Clin D’Oeil.  Corey Wright has over twenty years experience as a fashion, music and wedding photographer.  His clients have included Universal Music, Sears and The National Post.  They are the most sought after wedding photographer team in Canada.

Ancaster Mill Wedding

Here’s a beautiful wedding at the Ancaster Mill restaurant.  This was shot in November and it was pretty cold for that time of the year.  The whole wedding party braved the cold to make sure the couple was going to get great shots.

www.NaomiStudios.com

_X8A5887

_X8A5504

No matter how good a photographer is, they can’t be in two places at once.  Usually if you have two photographers, there’s the one you choose because you loved their work, then there’s the “other” photographer.  With Josh Cornell and Corey Wright you have two extremely experienced photographers who together can deliver a final product that cannot be matched by any wedding photographer team in North America.

_X8A5671

_X8A5732

_X8A5421

IMG_0084

IMG_0056

_X8A5930

IMG_0208

_X8A6501

IMG_0416

Below are two examples of great moments being captured at exactly the same time!

_X8A6314

_X8A6353

_X8A6478

IMG_0286

_X8A6743

IMG_0995

_X8A6713

_X8A6929

IMG_0835

_X8A7095

IMG_0779

_X8A6687

_X8A6670

_X8A6981

_X8A7047

_X8A6994

We do our best to get great shots of everything you spent so much time choosing for your wedding.

_X8A7163

_X8A5712

_X8A7179

_X8A5693

_X8A7128

  This wedding day was shot both by Josh Cornell and Corey Wright.  They are Canada’s best shooting team for wedding still photography.  We are both first shooters with 20 years experience shooting fashion, music, commercial and wedding photography.

  Please do check out our website if you haven’t already.

www.NaomiStudios.com

Bigwin Island Golf Club Wedding

Here’s a fall wedding in Muskoka near Algonquin National park at the Bigwin Golf Club.  It started off raining the day of the wedding, but the sun came out right when we needed to photograph all the most important shots.

www.NaomiStudios.com

IMG_0328

_X8A7348

IMG_1196

_X8A7642

_X8A7667

IMG_0026

_X8A7402

_X8A8969

_X8A9559

_X8A9423

_X8A7512

IMG_1004

_X8A8779

_X8A9388

_X8A9770

_X8A9468

IMG_1014

_X8A9027

_X8A9680

_X8A9588

_X8A9023

_X8A9664

www.NaomiStudios.com

This wedding was photographed by Josh Cornell and Corey Wright.  Josh Cornell has over twenty experience as a fashion and wedding photographer shooting for national publications such as Flare, Fashion, and Clin D’Oeil.  Corey Wright has over twenty years experience as a fashion, music and wedding photographer.  His clients have included Universal Music, Sears and The National Post.  They are the most sought after wedding photographer team in Canada.

Wedding Photos at University of Toronto

U of T is a great location to shoot your couples and bridal party photos.  What a classic feeling.  In Toronto, only UofT and Casa Loma can give you images like these from your wedding day.

www.NaomiStudios.com

20130519-_X8A5988t1

20130519-_MG_3476bw

20130519-_MG_3354

20130519-_X8A6424t1

20130519-_MG_3391t1

20130519-_MG_3408bw

20130519-_MG_3690t1

a20130519-_X8A6398t1

20130519-_X8A6177t1

20130519-_X8A6136t1

20130519-_MG_3673bw

20130519-_X8A6457t1

Judy and Elias’s reception was at Le Parc.

20130519-_X8A6600t1

20130519-_MG_3787t1

20130519-_X8A6591t1

20130519-_MG_3804t1

20130519-_MG_4207t1

20130519-_MG_5061t1

This wedding was photographed by Josh Cornell.  With over twenty experience as a fashion photographer shooting for national publications such as Flare, Fashion, Clin D’Oeil and having shot over 500 weddings he is one of the most sought after wedding photographers in Canada.

You can also get married in Hart House’s Secret Courtyard or Grand Room.  I will be blogging soon events Naomi Studios has covered in both.

www.NaomiStudios.com

Niagra Falls Wedding

 

Here’s a fall wedding in Niagra Falls.

The couples wedding ceremony, couples photos and reception where all at the The Foreign Affair Winer.  One advantage to having your wedding at a country club or winery is that you don’t run the risk of hitting traffic between venues and save you a lot of time during your wedding day in general.

www.NaomiStudios.com

20131110-_X8A6418

20131019-_X8A6505

20131110-_X8A6351

20131019-_X8A6154

20131110-_X8A5662

20131019-_X8A6356

20131019-_MG_9775

20131019-_MG_9759

20131019-_MG_9768

 

Melanie and John’s Ceremony was at St. George Serbian Orthodox Church.

20131019-_MG_9481

20131019-_MG_1313

20131019-_MG_0962

20131019-_MG_1045

20131019-_X8A3184

20131019-_X8A3219

20131019-_MG_1550

20131019-_MG_0090

We do our best to get great shots of all the little details you have spent so long choosing for your wedding.

20131019-_MG_0050

20131019-_X8A4066

20131019-_MG_0222

 

20131019-_MG_1543

20131019-_MG_1709

20131019-_MG_1874

This wedding was shot by Josh Cornell for Naomi Studios.

www.NaomiStudios.com

Brantford Golf and Country Club Wedding

Even if it’s raining fairly hard, your photographer can make your photos look like it’s not raining and brighter than it looks to the eye.  The wedding below at the Brantford Country club is a good example.  During most of these photos, it was raining pretty hard.  If your a trooper and don’t mind getting a little wet, your shots will turn out great!

www.NaomiStudios.com

_X8A1535t

A&B-678

A&B-649

A&B-714

_X8A3831t

A&B-137

_X8A2169t

A&B-245

A&B-242

 

It was raining really hard at this point.  We want you have have great photos, but not get soaked.

A&B-606

A&B-424

_X8A3667t

 

Playing with your shots gives you lots of options for your album design.

 

_X8A3670t

 

 

 

 

If you have an idea, tell your photographer at Naomi Studios, we are open to your suggestions.

 

A&B-748

A&B-708

The more fun your having, the more natural all your photos will be!

_X8A3458t

A&B-582

A&B-177

A&B-568

A&B-549

A&B-687

A&B-727

A&B-694

A&B-808

A&B-1092

This wedding was photographed by Josh Cornell.  With over twenty experience as a fashion photographer shooting for national publications such as Flare, Fashion, Clin D’Oeil and having shot over 500 weddings he is one of the most sought after wedding photographers in Canada.

www.NaomiStudios.com

Casa Loma Wedding

There’s nothing more romantic than being married in a Castle.  Here is a great wedding with a classic feel at Casa Loma, Toronto.  Over a hundred years old, there is nothing else like it in Toronto.

This venue is a photographers dream.  Every room is gorgeous.  Literally there are beautiful photographs possible on almost every square foot of the property.

Casa Loma is a fashion and wedding photographers dream.

www.NaomiStudios.com

20130727-_MG_2904

20130727-_MG_4956

a20130727-_X8A7356

20130727-_MG_4441

20130727-_MG_4845

20130727-_X8A7912

 

Your ceremony at Castle Loma will be in the greenhouse.  What a beautiful room!

20130727-_MG_3142

20130727-_MG_5215

20130727-_X8A7483

20130727-_MG_2830

20130727-_X8A7553
20130727-_MG_5431

 

During this wedding it was raining quite a bit.  If it’s not pouring and your photographer knows what they are doing, the pictures below are great examples of what can be accomplished, even in undesirable weather.

20130727-_MG_3265

 

Stormtroopers are notorious wedding crashers.  They also have a low tolerance for alcohol, so make them check their blasters at the door!

20130727-_X8A8853

20130727-_X8A8368

20130727-_X8A8399

20130727-_X8A8944

20130727-_MG_5034

20130727-_MG_5133

20130727-_MG_3448

www.NaomiStudios.com

This wedding was photographed by Josh Cornell.  With over twenty experience as a fashion photographer shoot for national publications such as Flare, Fashion, Clin D’Oeil and having shot over 500 weddings he is one of the most sought after wedding photographers in Canada.

Having Fun While Your Taking Your Wedding Photos

Eugenia and Tommy wanted their photos to be fun in a place they have a history, so they choose Kensington Market, Toronto.  Choosing locations you are familiar with can make you feel more comfortable while you are being photographed.  They were open to our suggestions and we love using your ideas as well.

You can plan which location to use, even particular shots, but don’t be afraid of being spontaneous.  The more things you are open to trying, the better your moments will be.

I am using fun images first from Kensington to show how a gritty urban environment can be used in a whimsical way.  Afterwards, their reception was at Malaparte, Tiff Bell Lightbox.  What a contrast the clean, modern Malaparte is to the market, but it all works together because of Eugenia and Tommy’s personalities.

 www.NaomiStudios.com

  T&E-358

T&E-397

T&E-355

T&E-369

Yes, it was also international zombie day:)  This family of zombies seemed very happy to stop eating brains and pose for a picuture:)

T&E-349

T&E-376

T&E-496

T&E-429

The popcorn at their reception was from Kensington Market from their favourite popcorn store, The Toronto Popcorn Company:)

T&E-452

 

I’m ending with one of the more romantic shots so you see that in the same, gritty urban environment, you can achieve beautiful, serious shots as well.

T&E-426

 

 

    The couple chose the Modern and refined looking Malaparte event space in, TIFF Bell LIghtbox for their wedding ceremony and reception.  It has great indoor and outdoor areas, a fantastic view of downtown Toronto and the CN Tower.  Most of the work we did at TIFF that day was more romantic, so I am showing more images about the venue itself and details because the images above were about having fun:)

T&E-595

T&E-544

T&E-542

T&E-545

T&E-552

T&E-819

T&E-563

T&E-720

T&E-583

T&E-573
T&E-832

  This wedding day was shot both by Josh Cornell and Corey Wright.  We are Canada’s best shooting team for wedding still photography.  We are both first shooters with 20 years experience shooting fashion, music, commercial and wedding photography.

  Please do check out our website if you haven’t already.

www.NaomiStudios.com