Christy Dean . Photographer . Edmonton, Alberta
Describing herself as an introverted-extrovert, Christy Dean is a commercial photographer specializing in editorial portraits and music photography. Originally learning photography in the early 90's to gather reference for fine art, Christy attended the Emily Carr Institute and then enrolled in NAIT's photography program in 1999.
She has photographed everything from porcupines to yoga practitioners in the past 14 years and credits her genuine interest in the people's stories as the reason she's able to accurately portray her subjects in her photos.
Currently, Christy lives in Edmonton and is raising her 2 daughters with husband and illustrator Kelly Mellings.