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Hey I’m Marie!

I’m stoked that you’re here! I’m an adventure elopement and intimate wedding photographer based in Ontario but frequenting Alberta and British Columbia because I am obsessed with the mountains. I’m a passionate traveller and want to use my adventure expertise to bring you new ideas that you may not have considered and help bring your big dreams to life.

As a photographer I see you in all your facets. The best, the worst, the teary eyed, and the most gut-busting laughs you will ever have. That’s why I believe it’s my duty to act as your elopement guide, location scouter, and your trusted adventure buddy. Say hello to your new BFF.

Fitness Influencer Photo Inspiration // Erin Barker Health

Fitness Influencer Photo Inspiration // Erin Barker Health

Georgian Peaks is hands down the best spot to get fitness influencer inspiration in Ontario. I mean, just take a look at Erin and this landscape. We did this session in early July at sunset and although we were a bit early, this mountain session was stunning. Erin...

Yoga Poses For Your Next Photoshoot // Yogi Edie Gudaitis

Yoga Poses For Your Next Photoshoot // Yogi Edie Gudaitis

I get referrals all the time from clients who previously booked sessions but Edie was one of the odd ones that was referred to me by a woman I had never met before! Having no prior contact or "get to know you" meetings I was pretty nervous to do this session. Who knew...

Wasaga Beach Family Session // Chelsea + Parm

Wasaga Beach Family Session // Chelsea + Parm

This beach inspired family photo session was the REALEST and I think the results speak for themselves. Families are always the hardest to photograph for me especially when I have to get the attention of TWO little ones. But when Chelsea contacted me about having them...

Northwinds Beach Family Session // Britt + Iain

Northwinds Beach Family Session // Britt + Iain

Sheesh! This sessions gives me all the feels. I never really thought I'd enjoy working with families because of the fact that I was intimidated by kids having none of my own (yet!) but the more I accept family sessions the more soft my heart gets. Family sessions are...

Blue Mountain Light Lager // Thornbury Cider House

Blue Mountain Light Lager // Thornbury Cider House

Bet you didn't know that I shoot A LOT of brands in addition to weddings and elopements! Welcome to one of the first sessions I'm blogging from the absolute best cider house in Ontario. This is Thornbury Cider and Brew House. The Blue Mountains, Ontario is filled with...

Pinery Provincial Park Engagement // Christine + Luke

Pinery Provincial Park Engagement // Christine + Luke

This Pinery Provincial Park engagement session was the epitome of perfect. This whole session started when I got a call from one of my very first couple sessions Bria + Jens telling me that Bria wanted to book an engagement session for her best friend!! I love when...

Joshua Tree Weekend Guide

Joshua Tree Weekend Guide

Sheesh I love the desert. There's something so out of this world about it so I decided to talk more about one of the National Parks that Will & I feel everyone just has to see! Here is your weekend guide to Joshua Tree! 3 days is all you need for Joshua Tree in my...

Summer Camp Engagement Session // Michelle + Eli

Summer Camp Engagement Session // Michelle + Eli

They met at summer camp, he proposed at summer camp and so it was only fitting that they have a summer camp engagement session! As a camp girl myself, I was stoked that this couple chose me to take their photos. I totally understand the specialness that summer camp...

10 Ways To Save On Your Wedding Day

10 Ways To Save On Your Wedding Day

I'm pumped you showed up because this post is something that's been on my mind for a while. Let me start by saying that this will not be boring. If you know me you know that I'm a very frugal, live below your means, save 30% invest 30% spend 30% kinda girl and I love...

8 Gorgeous Places to Elope in 2021

8 Gorgeous Places to Elope in 2021

There's definitely a trend lately and it has couples opting for adventure elopements  in place of big weddings and I'm all for it! Eloping does not mean you run off just the two of you and get married without thinking anything through and it definitely doesn't mean...

Where to Elope on Georgian Bay

Where to Elope on Georgian Bay

Let me start off by saying that I'm so glad you're considering Georgian Bay for your elopement. It is truly one of the most beautiful places in Ontario with a plethora of private and secluded spots that will allow you to find the perfect spot for you and your partner...

Adventurous Engagement Photos // Blue Mountain, Ontario

Adventurous Engagement Photos // Blue Mountain, Ontario

A day on the trails in Blue Mountain with the sun shining is a special thing especially when it includes an adventurous family photoshoot. Mel & Jorden reached out to me for adventurous engagement photos back in January. They got engaged by the lake so they wanted...

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LOCATION

Collingwood, Ontario

Marie Scholz Photography // 2020

Contact

mariejscholz@gmail.com

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