Tigh-Na-Mara | etchedproductions.ca/blog

"Best Overall Photography"

-Vancouver Island Wedding Awards 2018 + 2019 Finalist


This Tigh-na-mara wedding offered a few unique experiences that I will not forget. My first helicopter ride to a private island off of Vancouver Island for the bride and groom portraits. A unique warm glow thanks to some unfortunate BC wild fires. It is less noticeable in the images as I really had to pull […]

walking away from helicopter on private location

Unique Wedding Experience at Tigh-na-mara Resort & Spa – Ashley + Richard

Krista and David had a wonderfully fun wedding at Tigh-Na-Mara. Following the ceremony I took them to Rathtrevor to capture the incredible couple and location. I also had a blast running the photo booth during their cocktail hour. Congratulations you two! VENDORS Ceremony and Reception Venue – Tigh-Na-Mara Resort and Spa Live Music – The Eggmen […]

Krista + David – Intimate Tigh-Na-Mara Wedding


Ashley and Kevin had an evening ceremony (5pm). This is always wonderful for light at this time of year – especially the bride and groom photos that we took at Madrona Point. The only tricky part is scheduling photos so close to dinner. In order to accommodate this we shot all the groomsmen and bridesmaids photos […]

September Tigh-Na-Mara Wedding – (Ashley + Kevin)



Melissa and Sean had a lovely intimate wedding at Tigh-Na-Mara this past September. The two level gazebo garden works perfectly for large and small weddings. Don’t miss the amazing cat cake that Melissa was so pumped for from the super talented Coastal Cake Company. VENDORS Bridal Gown – Ladybelle Bridal Cake – Coastal Cake Company Caterer – Tigh-Na-Mara […]

Tigh-Na-Mara Wedding in Parksville – (Melissa + Sean)

A Tigh-Na-Mara wedding is always full of perfection. Every now and then in the summer you get the Rathtrevor tide in and the sun lighting up the water to a deep turquoise causing me to stop many times while editing. I sit there and stare at my screen, dream I am in Hawaii and have to remind […]

Summer Tigh-Na-Mara Wedding – (Leah + Layne)


Kaylie and Mike had their wedding ceremony at St. Mary’s Anglican Church in Nanoose. This was followed by wedding party photos at Madrona Point and a beautiful reception at Tigh-Na-Mara. It was really sweet to see this day unfold in front of their two daughters, all at a pair of fantastic wedding venues in Parksville and Nanoose. VENDORS Hair […]

St. Mary’s Anglican Church Wedding & Tigh-Na-Mara Reception – (Kaylie + Mike)