Kitchener Wedding Photographer
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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.


Ladies family portrait

A family portrait session with just the girls. Three generations of women from the same family getting together to capture some memories.

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family photos huron natural area

A family photo shoot at Huron Natural Area with an old friend of mine. A beautiful day with a beautiful family.

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Parents kissing with newborn

Newborn Sophia is celebrated in these family photos with her mother, father and big sister. This family is a repeat customer so it’s been awesome watching them move through life’s journey.

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fall family photo

Fall time is a beautiful time to capture family photos. Check out this fall family photo session at Huron Natural Area in Kitchener, Ontario.

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bride and groom laughing close up in kitchen

Quarantined life, how you have made life so interesting for us, am I right?! We had big plans for our spring this year to travel to Disney World with our kids to celebrate our 10 year wedding anniversary with a small vow renewal and portrait session. When Covid-19 hit, we knew that plans were going […]

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golden hour park session in Kitchener

As a Kitchener wedding photographer I have the blessing of being able to offer clients many beautiful backdrops for their sessions, especially in the fall season. For this session we chose Kitchener’s Huron Natural Area which is a newer park to the region but offers so much natural beauty, really all year round. Like any […]

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Family, Phoenix Family Photography, Phoenix Arizona, Arizona Wedding Photographer, Jess Collins Photography, Family Photography

Phoenix, Arizona was good to me. This sunrise dessert session at Papago Park was everything I dreamed it would be. Since it was my first time photographing in the dessert I was beyond stoked to get up early for the session. This family is seriously one of the nicest families ever. I was lucky enough […]

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paradise, aulani, disney aulani resort, oahu photographer, oahu wedding photography, hawaii wedding photography, destination wedding photography, kitchener wedding photographer, orlando wedding photography, disney family photography

Nothing like a family getaway or vacation to kick off the summer and that is exactly what this family chose to do. I mean, how could you not choose Disney Aulani Resort and Spa as your destination for fun. This resort is absolutely fabulous for people of all ages and is the perfect spot for […]

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Disney Aulani Resort and Spa, Oahu Wedding Photographer, Hawaii Wedding Photographer, Kitchener Wedding Photographer, Orlando Wedding Photographer, Disney Wedding Photographer, Disney Fairytale Wedding

Hawaii is such a magical place that was more beautiful than I ever envisioned it would be. I was so happy when Jen and Rich messaged me to do a portrait session with them for their honeymoon. Right away, I started to look into locations for them. From a recommendation of a friend, we found […]

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Flamingo Beach, Beach Wedding, Kitchener Wedding Photographer, Destination Wedding Photographer, Iberostar Rose Hall Suites Wedding, Jess Collins Photography

The beach is where the magic happens. Insert a stunning Jamaican sunset and these two, and it turned up the heat Friday night. Last week I was at the Iberostar Rose Hall Suites for Celine & Ryan’s destination wedding in Jamaica. Their wedding day was nothing short of amazing, and I will be sure to […]

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Polynesian, Disney's Polynesian Resort, Walt Disney World Photographer, Disney Wedding Photographer, Orlando Wedding Photographer, Kitchener Wedding Photographer, Destination Wedding Photographer

Disney’s Polynesian Resort is an absolute personal favourite to do photo sessions at. And I was so happy when my friend, Crista, chose this location for her parents’ session. Crista purchased this session for her parents as a gift and I am so glad that she did. Her parents are incredibly adorable and it was […]

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Pienza, Tuscany Wedding Photographer, Tuscany Engagement Session, Destination Photographer, Kitchener Wedding Photographer, Jess Collins Photography, Italy Wedding Photographer, Rome Wedding Photographer

What can I say about this quant Tuscany town. Pienza, Italy was hands down my favourite stop we made during our trip. It was everything you imagine when you think of Italy. Cobblestone roadways, florals, hills and lots of delicious eateries. Needless to say, it is absolutely a place I would return to sooner than […]

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