Newborn Baby Photo Shoot – Cathy Heaton Photography (3-4.5hrs)
Babies 0-6 weeks (best under 2 weeks)
1 baby only, no parents, no siblings
20-30 high res jumbo images on CD
Images presented in 3 versions – colour, b/w and sepia
2-3 backdrops used
CD ready in 3 weeks
Cathy holds certificates in digital photography and studio lighting. Using only the best lighting equipment and techniques allows Cathy to produce the stunning images she does over and over again.
Besides her photography keeping her extremely busy, Cathy is also one of JHB’s top bridal make-up artists. Cathy completed her Diploma in Fashion and Photographic Make-up in October 2002.
Cathy has also worked on SABC’S The Wedding Show, 7de Laan, 3Talk, commercials and she has also worked for Weigh Less, Essentials, Your Pregnancy, Bounty Pregnancy Guide and BabyCare Guides and Get It magazines and the elegant Bride’s Diary (boasting make-up for the 2007 & 2008 covers). Cathy has also written articles for the Oakfield Farm Bridal Library magazine for two years running and has been quoted by The Wedding Collection and Fair Lady Bride. Cathy’s client base includes Woolworths, Glomail, Nashua, Bounty, AspenPharmacare, Onyx Interiors and many more. Cathy won the Silver Award for best bridal make-up artist in the SABIA awards in 2009. And National Make-up Artist of the Year in the Bride’s Choice Awards 2010.
One of Cathy’s photos was selected by Baby City for one of their ad campaigns and she came 2nd in a National Portrait Competition in the Pix South African Photography Journal. Cathy has had finalists in the Your Baby Cover Baby Competition for 4 years running. Get It magazine published a double-page spread on this dynamic mom, make-up artist and photographer in May 2006. Her images have adorned the cover of the Bounty Pregnancy and Babycare Guides bi-annually for 6 years. In 2009 Pix Magazine had a one page article on how to photograph children accompanied by Cathy Heaton’s images and a 6 page article on Boudoir Photography exclusively accompanied by Cathy Heaton images. Her work has also been featured in Baba & Kleuter, Your Pregnancy, Your Baby and JHB Child magazines. Pix Forum has also chosen two of Cathy Heaton’s images as Featured Images, this is quiet an accolade as professional photographers from all over the world and genres of photography enter their images daily.
In 2013 Cathy’s first book, Our Incredible Journey, a pregnancy and baby journal featuring her baby images, was published by Random House Struik and is available at all leading bookstores.