Information about Gillian Foster Photography
Photographer and artist Gillian Foster focuses on capturing bright, artistic and candid images. She discovered her passion for photography when she developed her first photograph in the darkroom at the University of Guelph in 2006. During her first three years as a photographer, she shot entirely on film because she loved the process of printing her own images. Specializing in contemporary and photojournalistic styles of photography, she completed her BA in Studio Art and now shoots weddings and lifestyle sessions digitally. Her company was a winner in the WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards in 2016 and has been featured on The Wedding Co and Huffington Post.
Four wedding collections are offered by the business, each with different hours of coverage. A la Carte options are available, such as a second photographer, albums, canvas and printed products, and additional coverage.
Each package includes the following services:
Gillian offers photography services throughout the Greater Toronto Area and southern Ontario, including Vaughan, Mississauga, Brampton, North York, Pickering, Milton, Guelph, Oakville, Burlington, Niagara, and Hamilton. She loves to travel and is ready to cover your special event outside her usual service area as well.
2nd shooter, add'l hours, engagement shoot, high-res, liability insurance, multi. locations
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Amanda W, Married on 30/09/2017
We loved working with Gillian and are very happy with our wedding photos! She managed to capture all of the big, small and candid moments. She is very responsive over email, and managed to get this serious couple to relax and enjoy having photos taken. Extremely well priced and worth every penny for gorgeous photos to cherish forever.
Kim Valdez, Married on 22/10/2016
My husband and I cannot say enough about Gillian Foster Photography. Not only is she professional but she makes even the very timid comfortable in front of the camera. Our photos are beautiful and breathtaking. We cannot wait to share them with our family and friends. She is ... View more accommodating, answers any and all questions that couples may have. We love Gillian Foster Photography.
Adam Smith, Married on 20/08/2016
Gillian was everything we wanted from a wedding photographer. Unlike many others who merely buy a fancy camera and call themselves a photographer, she is properly trained and accredited in both film and digital photography and it shows. Her understanding of lighting and lenses ... View more was clear from her portfolio, we saw a level of skill we did not see with other photographers we interviewed. From the start Gillian was highly professional, not to mention very sweet and understanding. She understood immediately we were not your average client, as we are both creative professionals, and she was very open to our ideas. We discussed various concepts for getting a bit more creative with our photos than most couples are willing to do, and Gillian was enthusiastic and shared our excitement for our big day. When the day came, Gillian worked wonders. She could corral people into photos firmly yet politely, she was efficient and tireless, and made sure we got all the coverage we discussed. We had our own videographer that she meshed well with. Her assistants did their job well too, and we ended up with some amazing and unforgettable photos (the day was such a blur we actually remember it through our photos). As an added bonus, we turned our engagement shoot into an epic post-wedding shoot at the RC Harris Water Treatment Plant and the Scarborough Bluffs. In some ways those pics are even better than anything we did at the wedding, as it was more relaxed and informal. When it came time to get our photos from her, Gillian made it clear if there was anything we didn't like, or anything we thought we took pics of but weren't seeing, or in my case requesting a few extra files, she would gladly provide more without any extra charge. We also had her put together our wedding album, which were gorgeously bound for us. I could not recommend Gillian more, we already have plans to use her again for other events in our lives. Her price is very reasonable compared to market rates and for what we got in return, her professionality is unmatched, her skills and experience are high, and her personality is gentle and welcoming. You won't regret hiring her.
Shannon Dickie, Married on 05/08/2016
Gillian is a thoughtful and calm photographer who was a truly amazing addition to our wedding day! She was professional and personable. I always felt like she had our best interests at heart. Throughout our day she captured all the amazing moments we had hoped. Thank you so much ... View more much Gillian! You are the best!!! Here is Gillian's blog of our wedding day http://www.gillianfoster.ca/goldie-mill-ruins-wedding/
My husband and I were thrilled with Gillian and her work! What attracted us first to her photography was how beautiful, yet simple and natural the pictures looked. My husband and I are not fancy/'artsy' people and were just looking for 'normal' photographs to capture our big day. ... View more day. Gillian listened to what we wanted, respected our own taste, and didn't put us through any strange poses :) Gillian responded promptly to our emails and was professional and organized both before and on our wedding day. Our biggest fear was having a photographer that was 'in your face'. We didn't want someone who would get in the way of our special moments, including the ceremony, our first dance, and cutting our cake. Gillian was very careful to stand at a distance and we realized once we got the pictures back, that we forgot she was even there at some points throughout the day. Our favourite part of the wedding photography experience was taking photos before the ceremony with just my husband and I. Gillian and her assistant made it so enjoyable and easy-going, yet at the same time professional and organized and we just remember laughing throughout the pictures and having a really good time. I wouldn't hesitate to hire Gillian again (in fact, my parents did for a brunch they hosted!), and I would highly recommend her to anyone looking for a fabulous photographer! Gillian made the whole process stress-free, came in on budget, gave us hundreds of beautiful wedding photos, and was an absolute pleasure to work with!! Thank you Gillian! We couldn't have asked for a better wedding photographer :)
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