PHOTOGRAPHER & GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Hi, I’m Cathy, a photographer & graphic designer
Thank you for stopping by my digital photo studio and for your interest in my work.
In portrait photography, I specialize in capturing the essence of individuals. Each photograph is like a canvas of emotions, an intimate conversation with the subject, freezing a timeless moment. I use the camera as my brush, the subject’s personality as my palette, all in an effort to reveal their character more profoundly.
Graphic design is where I translate information into compelling visual stories. It’s a medium that allows me to blend colors, typography, and layout to craft designs that connect with viewers. Whether I’m creating captivating visuals in photography or designing branding materials, graphic design infuses life into otherwise dull content.
Together, portrait photography and graphic design allow me to craft immersive and emotive experiences that transcend words, preserving individuals’ stories. These dual passions don’t just complement each other; they also magnify the impact of visual storytelling, making my creative journey both thrilling and rewarding.
A MONTREAL SUBURB BASED PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIO
Reflecting on my childhood, I see two distinct paths for our family memories. My father, a talented craftsman, enriched my life with magical moments, imprinting his creativity and love into my heart. However, these vivid memories exist solely in my mind, never captured in photographs. They will vanish with me, a piece of our history forever lost.
In contrast, there’s another narrative—a cherished family tradition. In the pre-digital era, I crafted an annual family photo card, a heartfelt gift connecting us with loved ones. It wasn’t just a card; it became a timeless snapshot of our family’s journey, a source of immense joy.
This duality highlights the importance of professional-quality photography. Such images bridge past and present, creating timeless keepsakes for generations. They preserve our stories, offering a lifeline to the past and a legacy for the future.
In today’s digital age, where everyone wields a camera, professional photography stands as a beacon of expertise. It weaves our stories into a tapestry of enduring memories, capturing life’s beauty, fleeting moments, and cherished connections. Professional pictures immortalize and elevate our stories, adding depth and artistry.
So, I invite you to join me in preserving these moments. Let’s embark on a journey to ensure your unique stories are cherished and celebrated, not lost to time, but forever enshrined through the artistry of professional photography.
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Portraits Photography . Individual . Couple . Family . Wedding
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GET TO KNOW ME
Just a few things about me
ENJOY EXPLORING NEW RECIPES:
Ahead of the COVID trend, I have been making my own sourdough bread for multiple years. I enjoy rediscovering my Belgium roots through making Belgium pastries. But most of all, I have always enjoy making food that is both delicious and nutritious.
MOST THANKFUL FOR:
My family! My husband, kids, grandkids, siblings and parents are absolutely everything to me. I am thankful for God and his loving kindness. And of course, I can’t forget the wonderful communities I belong to like my church, my neighbourhood and this supportive online community.
With family in the USA, Belgium, France and throughout Canada, and having lived in Thailand and Congo, I love to connect with people from different backgrounds.
I AM A PHOTOGRAPHER:
But I am first a graphic designer. I really love creating stories through my images and making complex things simple.
DEAR CATHY, I'M ABSOLUTELY SPEECHLESS. YOUR PHOTOS ARE TRULY BREATHTAKING! THANK YOU FOR CAPTURING THESE TIMELESS MOMENTS, THE BONDS OF FRIENDSHIP, AND OUR PRECIOUS LITTLE ONES. THESE PHOTOS WILL HOLD A SPECIAL PLACE IN MY HEART FOREVER.
– ARIANA –
WOW! VERY BEAUTIFUL PHOTOS. THANK YOU SO MUCH CATHY FOR THESE WONDERFUL PICTURES. THEY ARE INDEED SUBLIME! THANK YOU FOR THESE IMMORTALIZED MEMORIES!
– CLAUDE, A-C & SOPHIE –
THANK YOU FOR THIS WONDERFUL PHOTO SHOOT. I DIDN'T EXPECT TO HAVE SUCH BEAUTIFUL ONES. I WILL HAVE BEAUTIFUL MEMORIES OF MY END OF PRIMARY SCHOOL.
– CHARLOTTE –
THANK YOU SO MUCH CATHY, ALL THESE PICTURES ARE THE ONES I WILL REMEMBER THE LONGEST! THANK YOU AGAIN!
– AGATHE –