Kitchener Wedding Photographer
//
International Adventure Elopements

Meet Jess Collins

Photographer, Educator and Traveller

Kitchener based wedding photographer specializing in destination and intimate weddings.

A travel enthusiast living my best Disney life with my husband and two boys. Can frequently be found walking the runaway to board my next flight, sipping my Starbucks while browsing the lifestyle section at Chapters or lounging poolside under a palm with a good read.


wedding ring details shot on yellow flower

Being a wedding photographer full time means that I get inquiries for new wedding bookings all the time, but did you know that there are certain questions you should be asking your potential wedding photographer before hiring them? Don’t worry, I am here to help. Here are questions you should ask before hiring your wedding […]

read more

disney wedding at disneys wedding pavilion couple walking across bridge

Are you feeling stuck on how to plan your wedding timeline? To do a first look or too not? One thing I do to assist all my clients is build a wedding timeline with them. While you may have a good idea of how you would like the day to flow, there are may variables […]

read more

disney cruise wedding couple second wedding photographer

Having a second photographer on your wedding day is becoming more and more popular. I often get asked about this choice when speaking with clients. As a wedding photographer, I have worked both as a primary and secondary photographer. I have known couples to love it and to hate it.  No matter what way you […]

read more

COVID-19 is changing a lot about the world, especially weddings. COVID-19 wedding couples are a whole group on their own as cancellations and postponements interrupt nuptials on a global scale. As gatherings start being allowed and wedding licenses are again being issued, one of the things on the minds of couples is their honeymoon. For Canadians, […]

read more

Engaged couple at Disney

After you say “I Do”, there’s such a thrill. There’s excitement, champaign, telling friends and family and then . . . what? What do you do first? Well, this blog will help to answer that question.

read more

bridal details earrings on green leaf

It’s finally here: Your wedding day! The day before the wedding can often come with a little bit of anxiety. What if you forget something? These handy dandy lists will help you remember everything you need for a smooth wedding day.

read more

kitchener wedding photographer jess collins photography destination disney wedding photographer

Talk about a journey of a lifetime. Never would I have dreamt that this photography career would take me to so many beautiful places and bring so many wonderful people into my life, but here we are. On April 1, 2020, it will mark 9 years as an entrepreneur. It sounds surreal when I say […]

read more

beach wedding, island wedding, bride and groom photo, jamaica wedding

Destination weddings are all the rage and I personally love them. Are you dreaming of jetting off to a remote location with all of your favourite people? Do you envision a beautiful beachside ceremony? Mountain top helicopter elopement? Cityscape or rooftop downtown celebration? When it comes to planning a destination wedding there are endless options […]

read more