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Candid Wedding Photography: Capturing Unscripted Moments

Weddings are more than just ceremonies; they are a mosaic of fleeting moments and emotions waiting to be captured. This is where candid wedding photography steps in, transforming simple moments into timeless memories. At Pursell Photography, based in Vancouver and the Lower Mainland of British Columbia, we specialize in capturing these spontaneous, unscripted moments in the most authentic way possible.

Candid Photography: The Art of Authenticity

Candid wedding photography is all about capturing the essence of the wedding day in its most natural form. It’s about photographing the laughter, the tears, and the unguarded moments that make your day uniquely yours. Unlike traditional posed photographs, candid photography tells a story, one that is unfiltered and genuine.

Why Choose Pursell Photography for Your Big Day

With over 15 years of experience in the field of wedding, elopement, and portrait photography, the husband and wife team at Pursell Photography brings a wealth of knowledge and passion to your special day. Our photography style combines off-camera lighting skills with a photojournalistic approach. This means we are equipped to capture your wedding in any situation, aiming to create gallery-quality art that tells your story.

Our Approach to Candid Wedding Photography

Our approach is simple – we blend into your day, capturing moments as they unfold naturally. We believe in the power of candid photography to reveal the true spirit of your wedding day. Whether it’s a tender glance, a burst of laughter, or a tearful embrace, these are the moments that matter, and we are there to capture them all.

Services Tailored to Your Needs

At Pursell Photography, we offer a range of services tailored to meet the unique needs of your wedding. From custom-designed albums to exquisite wall art, our goal is to showcase your photos in the best way possible. We understand that each wedding is unique, and we work closely with you to ensure that your photography experience reflects your individuality.

Creating a Legacy of Memories

Your wedding photos are more than just images; they are a legacy of memories that will be cherished for generations. With our candid wedding photography, we aim to capture the essence of your relationship and the spirit of your special day, providing you with a timeless collection of images that you can look back on and relive for years to come.

Experience and Expertise in Every Shot

With a keen eye for detail and a commitment to excellence, our team at Pursell Photography ensures that every shot is a reflection of our experience and expertise. We use our off-camera lighting skills to create stunning images in any setting, ensuring that every photo is a work of art.

Capturing Every Emotion, Every Detail

Our candid wedding photography is about more than just capturing the big moments; it’s about capturing the small details that often go unnoticed. From the intricate details of your wedding dress to the expressions of your guests, we make sure that every aspect of your day is immortalized.

A Stress-Free Photography Experience

We understand that your wedding day can be hectic, which is why we strive to provide a stress-free photography experience. Our unobtrusive approach means you can enjoy your day without worrying about the photos – we’ve got it covered.

The Pursell Photography Promise

At Pursell Photography, we are committed to delivering a unique and professional quality experience. We promise to provide you with candid wedding photos that are not only beautiful but also authentic and timeless.


Choosing the right photographer for your wedding is crucial, and with Pursell Photography, you can rest assured that your candid wedding photography will be in expert hands. Let us help you capture the unscripted moments of your special day in Vancouver and create a beautiful narrative of your wedding that you can treasure forever.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What makes candid wedding photography different from traditional photography?
    • Candid photography focuses on capturing spontaneous, unscripted moments, offering a more authentic and natural portrayal of your wedding day.
  2. How do you ensure you capture all the important moments of the day?
    • Our experienced team is skilled at anticipating and capturing key moments, ensuring that no important detail is missed.
  3. Can we also have traditional posed photographs taken?
    • Absolutely! While our focus is on candid photography, we are happy to include traditional posed shots as per your request.
  4. How far in advance should we book our wedding photography?
    • We recommend booking as early as possible to ensure availability, especially during peak wedding seasons.
  5. Do you offer customized packages for weddings?
    • Yes, we offer a variety of packages and can customize them to suit your specific needs and preferences.
  6. How do we book Pursell Photography for our wedding?
    • You can contact us through our website or give us a call to discuss your wedding details and book our services.

Breath catch in your throat

Do a web search for Vancouver wedding photographers and we’d be willing to bet that one of the images that makes your breath catch in your throat was shot by Will and Lauren of Pursell Photography.

A+M Vancouver, BC | 2016