Kitchener Wedding Photographer
The Canadian Rockies & WorldWide Destinations

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.

couple on a bridge lasalle park

Although this couple had to postpone their wedding because of COVID, their engagement session at LaSalle Park was perfect. Hopefully these photos act as a reminder of what they’re celebrating, no matter what challenges they face.

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Engagement Shoot at a fire hall

When capturing engagement photos, it’s important to get all sides of a couple. Sometimes this means two completely different locations. The results? Totally worth it.

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engaged couple in Kitchener cuddling and looking into park

Downtown Kitchener really does offer some unique locations for engagement sessions. For this lovely duo, they met while working downtown at Manulife, so it was an easy choice for them to pick the location for their shoot. For their session, we were blessed with a beautiful day. They also brought along their sweet little pup. […]

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Puslinch, Kitchener WEdding Photographer, Kitchener Wedding Photographers, Orlando Wedding Photographer, Orlando Wedding Photography, Engagement Session, Disney Wedding Photographer

Oh Puslinch Lake, it seems as though I am spending more and more time visiting this area this summer for sessions and for good reason. This area of Ontario is so pretty and quiet. This lovely couple reached out to me last month to talk with me about their wedding next year and we instantly […]

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Waterloo, Waterloo Wedding Photographer, Kitchener Wedding Photographer, Waterloo Park, Kitchener Wedding Photography, Waterloo Park Engagement Session

Waterloo has some pretty awesome spots to take photos but one of my forever favourites will be Waterloo Park. No matter what time of year, this park offers a great backdrop to any photo. It is no surprise that Mike & Laura chose those park for their first date and engagement session. We had the […]

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Farm Engagement session, Rustic Wedding Photographer, Kitchener Wedding Photographer, Ontario Wedding Photographer, Puslinch Lake, Engagement Session

Nothing like a rustic engagement session if you ask me. If you love horses and the country, this is a session you will want to scroll through. You see, I met this lovely pair at the grooms parents farm out in Puslinch, Ontario this past spring. His parents have a stable on their farm and […]

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Cambridge Wedding Photographer, Kitchener Wedding Photographer, Waterloo Wedding Photographer, Puslinch Lake, The Old Marina Restaurant, Engagement Session, Destination Wedding Photographer, Orlando Wedding Photographer, Hawaii Wedding Photographer

Anyone up for a trip to the lake? Alexa and Dylan chose Puslinch Lake in Cambridge, Ontario for their engagement session and I absolutely love shooting there. It is always quiet and the scenery is so picturesque. This duo, who are set to wed this fall, chose to do their lake side engagement session this […]

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winter, winter engagement session, kitchener wedding photographer, kitchener photographer, huron natural area

This winter engagement session showcases Jimi and Kyle and their sweet little pooch. We were finally blessed with a warm-ish winter day and decided to head out to Huron Natural Area for their engagement shoot. They will be having a winter wedding as well at the oh so fabulous Cambridge Mill in January 2020. If […]

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travelling, disneyland engagement session, disney wedding photographer

Travelling for engagement sessions and weddings is for the most part, apart of my monthly schedule. I can always be found jetting from location to location to capture my clients’ special events and this one was no different. For this Disneyland engagement session, my journey began in Orlando, Florida. Where at the time, I was […]

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Puslinch Lake, Cambridge Wedding Photographer, Kitchener Wedding Photographer, Elopement Photographer, Adventure Elopement Photographer, Jess Collins Photography, Kitchener Wedding Photographer, Orlando Wedding Photographer, Disney Wedding Photographer, Destination wedding Photographer

When you are living on Puslinch Lake in Cambridge and love the outdoors, it is an obvious choice to do your engagement session there. This beautiful couple I have known for a long time. You see, Ryan is the younger brother of an childhood friend of mine. They are actually staying at her home, while […]

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Summer Love, Engagement Session, Kitchener Wedding Photographer, Kitchener Photographer, Huron Natural Area, Destination Wedding Photographer, Destination Wedding, Engagement, Portrait Photographer, Kitchener Portrait Photographer

Summer love, isn’t it just the most beautiful thing. I have been looking forward to this engagement session with Kristina and Shaun since they asked me to photograph their wedding. After two rescheduled dates due to weather, we finally were able to make it happen this past weekend. When they mentioned that they were wanting […]

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Spring Engagement Session, Kitchener Wedding Photographer, Kitchener Engagement Session, Destination Wedding Photographer,

Spring fever was absolutely in the air for this early morning engagement session. Although it may be officially spring, today was a little bit on the cool side. However, that did not stop us from having a great engagement session today. Everyone meet Rachel & Wes. This lovely couple is set to wed next month […]

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