Sarah & Colin’s magical summer wedding

This wedding started with the bride and groom getting ready at their friend and families homes – an intimate relaxed vibe and tons of meaningful details. The heat was spectacular

Foggy ‘Best-Coast’ Tofino wedding

Where to get married in May on that has a beautiful beach and amazing scenery? The ‘Best Coast’ of course, in Tofino! This simple and chic wedding took place at

Parksville Denture Clinic goes beachy

Parksville Denture Clinic is one of those businesses you walk into and are surounded by amazing and cheerful staff who want to help you.  Locally owned and operated, they are

Engagement session

“There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved”. ~ George Sand Congratulations to Sarah and Colin on their engagement and upcoming wedding this July! I

A study of Facial expression

“Of all the things you wear, your expression is the most noticable.” I LOVE doing emotional portraits, and it is always fun to work with a wider range of facial

Generations of strong women

Daughters, Mother, Grandmother. Three generations of women in a family portrait, which something to cherish for years.  I was so thrilled to work with them, not only was the weather

Headshots with a gorgeous smile

This wonderful lady shows off a great natural smile in her new headshot images to represent her cheerful and open personality, with a bit of pizzaz! Maureen is part of

Brick House Betties

The Brick House Betties are Comox Valleys women’s flat track roller derby team! Roller derby is a fantastic sport that builds strength, both mentally and physically. Not only are these

Calming smile, calming blue

Lucia has been drawn to the spiritual all her life. She is an experienced psychic and Healing Touch Practitioner, whose passion is to help people. She wanted a calm, ‘studio’

Winter diamonds sparkle

As gorgeous as these sparkly diamonds are, I am glad these won’t last forever. Come back Warm Weather!

Performance art burns it up

This was an incredibly fun photo shoot – I have photographed a fire performer once before and its something I found was extremely fascinating and fun to do – not

Headshot sale 2017

Headshots sale, $150 February 2017 A new year and an updated you – this Spring is a great time to book and update your headshot portrait. Whether your hairstyle or

Best friends on the beach

There are some people in life that make you laugh a little louder, smile a little bigger, and live just a bit better. Best friends do not care if your

The one with the christmas sweater family

Christmas is often one of the few times a year when family from all over the country can be together in one place. This Comox family did their portrait up

Sunrise over Tree Island

Getting up early to see this gorgeous view on a day after so much rain and snow is an amazing experience. Except ‘red sky at morn’…. yeah, it rained later.

snowy engagement session

One thing I didn’t realize I missed from my years in Alberta was the snow! Let it snow! ………..for a few days only. Snow is pretty, but after a few

Happy Holidays from Re Bastien Photography!

This year for my families holiday card, we got ambitious and tried to include us all….. even our recent fowl family members. I have always been a fan of the

Fun photobooth with the CVWBN

The Comox Valley Womens Business Network ( had their holiday meeting and it was full of festive fun! Here are some shots of these amazing women having fun in a

Comox Valley students learn to save lives

I had the privilege of working for the ACT Foundation, who runs CPR & defibrillation courses across Canadian high schools. November they visited Highlands in Comox, and launched the program