Family is FOREVER!
As parents of four children ourselves, we are passionate about creating beautiful memories for you to enjoy now and share with future generations. We would love to welcome your family to our beautiful photography studio in the heart of Belfast.
Award Winning Family Photography in Belfast
If your memories of your family childhood were framed around fuzzy shopping centre Santa photos punctuated by dull school photos then you’ll realise the value of celebrating the energy and vibrancy that is our children. We love seeing images of our children displayed in our home. Let us show you how to celebrate your family with artistic images displayed tastefully throughout your home.
When children visit our studio, we like them to have fun! They leave feeling like they have been on a playdate instead at a family photography session. You can also opt to have your session “at home” or outdoors at a location in Belfast or further afield that is special to you.
The important thing is that you will have the images to relive the memories of the missing tooth or the obsession with a toy or game they enjoy and to be able to laugh about it long after they have moved on to the next stage. Please don’t wait until the last baby or until your drop to the next dress size to do it. It’s a snapshot of your family now, and we are experts at making sure you are photographed in a very flattering way! We specialise in family photography and we promise you will be delighted!
My mum and I had a fantastic time when we took my baby boy Charlie to his photo shoot! Such a lovely relaxed atmosphere and the photos are fabulous. Would highly recommend!Judith Colhoun 4/02/2017
Absolutely first class, an amazing team together Catherine and Dermot are incredible with parents and children alike making them feel relaxed and welcome. Highly recommended!!Lynsey Poole 11/07/2016
Thankyou soo much Dermot and Catherine our photos are beautiful!Victoria Haveron 3/14/2017
I have recently been to Dermot photography and I can not recommend the place any more. Such friendly home place and the staff was very good with my daughter. Definelty will be back in future.Karly Sempey 2/10/2017
Dermot and Catherine are fantastic! Highly recommended.Sinead Ferris 5/05/2017
Took kids up were made to feel very welcome and at ease kids really enjoyed themselves and photos are beautiful thanks so much �Lyndsey Shivers 2/23/2017
My girls both had a great time today having their pictures taking x was a lovely experience and a lovely warming atmosphere xxAmanda Nugent 11/12/2016
Catherine was amazing at settling the boys & making them comfortable in the studio, even got the non photogenic one posing. Could t recommend them enough �Julia Delbart 12/20/2017
Such a lovely experience from start to finish, felt so special! Can't wait to see the photos. Thank you both xLaura Millar 11/29/2014
had a great time, really nice people and great photos!☺️Emma Jane Fitzgerald 6/03/2015
Dermott and Catherine are fabulous and managed to get my very unenthusiastic boys to relax and enjoy themselves, resulting in fantastic, natural and fun photos! 5�Jane Hodgkinson 4/13/2017
We cannot recommend Dermot & Catherine highly enough, they made our newborn photo shoot a relaxing and fun experience. We love the photos, thank you!Sian Teague 12/02/2016
Fantastic from start to finish; my kids had so much fun. I highly recommend a visit. Thanks Dermot & Catherine for everything xSheena Murray 3/30/2017
Just got our pics and they look amazing. Was a fun day getting the pics taken, were made to feel really comfortable and they had great patience with us. Definitely worth while!Peter Casey 3/10/2014
Thank you very much Dermot and Catherine for such a wonderful experience! Your studio is beautiful and you are both so natural and friendly! I am delighted with my pictures of baby Ronan! Would highly recommend �Jude Armstrong 3/23/2017
Faith and Granda had a fab time at their photo shoot. The styles just suited the both of them perfectly. Big shout out the team for making them feel relaxed. Can't wait to see the pictures.Vikki Bartlett 8/23/2014
Went to get graduation photos done there. Could not recommend Dermot and Catherine highly enough. Very professional and friendlyJean Curran 9/11/2017
Made everyone feel special and at ease
Thank you so much for the photos, I had such an amazing day out at your studio. It was such a random wee thing for me to do but definitely worth it! 🙂Ciara McKay 10/28/2014
Dermot is a fantastic photographer, would highly recommend him!Steven Costello 5/20/2017
Just been to look at our photos from last week an it was so hard to choose just one wish I could have brought them all..Andie Dockree 6/20/2017
Dermot and Cathrine are absolutely fantastic and will definitely recommend to anyone xx
Our Unique Style
Our Custom Family Portrait Experience sessions are a unique and personalized experience. As parents of four children ourselves, we understand the importance of recording your family’s most precious moments.
All our photography session are relaxed, spontaneous, and fun! We have lots and lot of toys and Children quickly get excited, start running around, playing with the new toys, and being children. We will be ready to capture the perfect in-between moments, giggle and hugs. With a combination of flattering lighting and our expertise in anticipating that perfect moment, we create family portraits that are beautiful, touching, and emotional.
We always endeavour to get to know a little about each of our families, and this helps to create the personal and unique artwork of family photography that your family will treasure forever.
When to book?
It’s never too early to book! There are only so many photography sessions we can commit to each week, and so it’s always best to contact us to check our availability. Booking ahead is a good idea to secure the most popular times, for example, during mid-terms and school holidays. We will give you the most relaxing and comfortable Family Photography experience from start to finish. We also spend time in advance either on the phone or in person getting to know your thoughts, likes and dislikes. During our chat, we will help you plan the styling, mood, and vision for your session. Once your appointment has been booked, we will provide you with your Welcome Pack with detailed recommendations on how to prepare for your Family Photography Experience.