About Zekar Photography

Zekar was first launched in 2010 by Mike and Kate Tigchelaar, Our goal was and is always to provide a wedding photographer that can tell the story of a wedding day, not just get great poses but images that hold memories!

Our studio is located in The Cotton Factory at 40 Biggar Ave in Hamilton, Ontario. Our space is designed to be a relaxing environment for our clients, coffee and couches! A place where you can kick back and enjoy a creative environment. From consultations for wedding photography to portraits and headshots, we have a full service photography studio. If you'd like to set up a meeting with us, just give us a call at 905-746-5858 or send us an email. Our studio is open by appointment only. 


Our Wedding and Family Photography philosophy


What is it that sets us apart? A number of factors come into play to answer that. First and most importantly, it's our drive as a team to make one another better. We are always pushing each other to grow and become better. A rising tide lifts all ships!


Our goal in every job is to outdo ourselves. With wedding and families it always boils down to perfecting our craft in visual storytelling. Wedding and family photography is not just knowing how to use advanced gear, it's knowing how to take the personal intimate moments that make each day special and compress those things into fractions of a second. Taking grand ideas, complex emotions, subtle insites and making an image that will hold them all perfectly. This desire is a common thread throughout each step our client goes through, from the first meeting right through editing.