7 Steps To Choosing The Right Family Photographer
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!
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
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
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
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
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
What a great pair!!!!! So welcoming �Orláith Devlin 1/06/2018
Absolutely fab day getting baby pics taken, super relaxing for both me and baby annabelle. She couldn't have been made feel more at home! And the photos are gorgeous too!Mollie Pentland 2/09/2016
Very professional and warm environment, felt very comfortable and the props were fantastic can't wait to see the pictures will be back for another shootNathan Mccurry 6/09/2016
Went to get graduation photos done there. Could not recommend Dermot and Catherine highly enough. Very professional and friendly Made everyone feel special and at easeJean Curran 9/11/2017
had a great time, really nice people and great photos!☺️Emma Jane Fitzgerald 6/03/2015
Thank you very much for the very friendly and professional mother and daughter photo shoot this morning. Mum and I thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and we look forward to seeing the pictures 🙂Alison Scott 8/14/2014
Had a wonderful shoot with my two kids yesterday. Such a relaxed time. The kids had a ball. Thank you Catherine and Dermot.Lauren Joan 2/11/2017
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
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
Dermot is a fantastic photographer, would highly recommend him!Steven Costello 5/20/2017
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
Thankyou soo much Dermot and Catherine our photos are beautiful!Victoria Haveron 3/14/2017
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
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
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.