Author Archives: lxphotography

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Jennifer & Ken

We joined Jennifer Lee, and Ken Okubo on an afternoon stroll in Yorkville. The neighbourhood is gorgeous, with a central garden, quiet side streets, that were perfect for relaxing. The day ended at Zaza Cafe with delicious lattes* (and cute milk mustaches!). Linna Xu Photography … Read More

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Jennifer & Jonathan

Linna photographed myself and my boyfriend (Jon) along the Harbourfront in downtown Toronto. The evening was so much fun, and strangers were nice enough to let us onto their boat to take pictures. Linna, DIY extraordinaire, made a Ria money transfer string of hearts, and … Read More

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Macaron and Roses Wedding Cake

The macaron tree and cake model by Ruelo Patisserie is beautiful. I would love to have one at my own celebration. Or even have a slice on a regular day. When I look at this, it could make Monday into a Saturday. And that’s priceless.

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Kim & Robert

A few weeks ago we had a lovely photoshoot with Kim and Robert. They were so playful and had incredible chemistry together. *Can you feel, the love, tonight…* Kim is an artist and brought along a suitcase (literally) full of goodies including a tea set, … Read More

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Cherry

For this shoot, we had the pleasure of working with a ballerina, Cherry. Linna was a dancer herself (which is how these two met, taking classes together) and has a special place her heart for all dance forms, especially ballet. We decided to approach this … Read More

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Advice for Couples: How To Take Engagement Photos

Linna and I have taken engagement photos of a lot of couples, and I think it’s one of the coolest jobs in the world. I think there’s a romantic in all of us, and it really is an honour to help two people celebrate love … Read More

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Mary & Robert

Mrs. B and Mr. B (or rather, Mary and Robert Billinghurst) were our teachers and we were honoured to be their first professional photographers. Mrs. B taught us English in high school, and Mr. B taught our cohort in elementary school. We got to know … Read More

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Paper bouquet & Butterfly Floral Headpiece

Two weeks ago we posted a shoot we did featuring Linna and Trung in a classic countryside wedding. For this shoot, Linna designed and crafted several handmade pieces that we thought deserved their own little feature. Unfortunately, the “Just Married” sign was left behind at … Read More

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Nickie & Aaron

The Toronto Harborfront is one of the most beautiful areas in the summer where we photographed Nickie and Aaron. The lovely couple showed off their dance skills in the Music Garden, and took a stroll down the boardwalk with a a backdrop of an evening … Read More

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Linna & Trung

One of Toronto Markham’s understated treasures is the Beckett Farms, where Linna and Trung modeled as a freshly wed couple. The beautiful evening sunset with trees and winding paths was the perfect backdrop for the understated and classy duo. As always, Linna created amazing DIY … Read More