What We Do …

Shine Photo is a full service photography studio, specializing in high quality prints, wall art and specialty products.  We offer general portraiture services for families, grads, and children.  We specialize in high-style high school photography as well as beauty and ‘pin-up’ image art for women.  It is our goal to create images that you will love and cherish for decades, through the use of photographic technical skill, imagination and Photoshop enhancements.

You can access our categorized Portrait Service information pages and our High  Volume information by clicking on the links below or the tabs in the drop down menu above.

Our studio, located in the Old Crawford Street School is a great place to make yourself comfortable. The coffee is always on, and we have plenty of comfy chairs.  The studio is also equipped with a change room, a washroom, baby change table, salon stations and a plethora of accessories, props and ‘needful things’ like clips, combs and hairspray. We also have two steamers to remove the wrinkles that you might not see, but that the camera won’t miss!

Shine Photo’s Portrait Services

Family Portraits

Family portraiture in our studio or on location. Fresh, bold and modern photography is the basis for timeless classic  art.  MORE INFO

Children's Limited Editions

Fairies and Pirates, Princesses and Mermaids. A different Limited Edition every month.  Magical artwork and stunning products create  heirloom treasures. MORE INFO

High School & Grads

High style portrait sessions to commemorate your graduating year. Check out our High School Model Program for fun volunteer hours! MORE INFO

Maternity & Baby

Start your baby’s first year right with portraiture to commemorate all the milestones from maternity to the first birthday!  MORE INFO

Four Legged Kids

Your pets are a part of your family too! Celebrate their life and vitality with beautiful portrait art that captures their personality. More Info Coming Soon! 

Boudoir & Retro Pin Up

Is there a Paper Doll Bombshell  in your home?  Glamorous beauty and boudoir for yourself or that special someone. Retro pin up art for one-of-a-kind images you’ll love! More Info Coming Soon!

Dance & Sports

You work hard to master your sport! Immortalize those accomplishments with great images and beautiful products.  High and low key settings as well as projected backgrounds. High volume for teams also available.  MORE INFO

Headshots

Professional headshots for your business cards, advertising, political and business needs. Social media packages, digital files and image prints available. More Info Coming Soon!

Shine Photo’s Other Services

Shine Photo is a full service studio with an eye towards trending products and services. We currently offer workshops, a High School Modelling Program and High Volume photo services for teams and organizations.  Family portraiture through your church and our Directory Program is a great way to have regularly updated family portraits while keeping in touch with the members of your community!

Shine Photo offers workshops in basic and intermediate photography and Photoshop.  We also work in conjunction with local high schools and organizations such as Lakehead Modeling & Talent to produce full and half day workshops for performing arts students and others who want to know how to always look their best when being photographed.  Our High School Model Program also includes workshops for participants to learn about model posing, everyday makeup and fantasy makeup application.   |
  • Visit the WORKSHOP Page to learn more about our photography and Photoshop classes.
  • Visit the STUDENT & GRAD PAGE to learn more about our High School Model Program and the included workshops.

Large Groups & Organizations
Need portraiture for a large number of people? Dance studios, hockey clubs soccer players, gymnasts and more.  We offer a comprehensive package that’s customizable to your needs. Packages include affordable prints and novelty items for your members to purchase, club portraiture incentives and fundraising options. Yearbooks also available.  MORE INFO

Church and Professional Organization Directories

Our directory service is new to Thunder Bay.  We now have the infrastructure to compete with the national companies to create fabulous directories for your professional organization or Church group.  Modern, fresh, and affordable family and individual portraiture is available for purchase to your members.  Directory services include special personalized pages in each high quality directory book, fundraising options, portrait print incentives and web directory options.   Call us today for a personal consultation for your group! 807 631 5162

Retouching: At Shine Photo we take great pride in producing portrait art that is not available anywhere else. We deliver high quality products with digital enhancements ranging from minor retouching to full scale digital artwork, transforming the subject into the person they dream to be. Our virtual plastic surgeon Dr. Photoshop is on hand to help out with a nip and a tuck, and our virtual face lifts help to smooth those wrinkles  and fill in those crow’s feet.  Nothing in a bottle works like our magic!

Design: Design services are available using our images for many press printed products including but not limited to Announcement cards, Christmas cards and Business cards.  Ask about our Web Design and Social Media packages as well.

Watch for  More Info about our Sparkle and Shine Show. COMING SOON!
Watch for More Info about our I-Shine Product Store. COMING SOON!

Why Choose Shine?

  • Dedicated to providing you with high quality photography and unmatched digital portrait art.
  • Beautiful, modern and traditional products to showcase your portrait art.
  • Full framing and matting services available.
  • High volume services for your teams, organization or church groups.
  • Because we care about your image as much as you do! Your Image Matters.

What Client’s Say

“Nancy’s studio is warm and inviting…great place to get your smile on!”
S.B.
“We Love Shine Photo Studio. It’s the best place to get portraits done. Nancy is a great photographer. She captures the beauty in my daughters at each photo shoot we done.”
C.J.
“Awesome studio! Highly recommend :)”
W.W.
“Great experience at the studio with our four legged child for the New Hope Dog Rescue calendar. Can’t wait to see the pictures of Tia. She was so patient with our dog”
R.B
“Words cannot express the talent and knowledge as well as uplifting this photographer is, I can’t wait for the pictures and they may be dear to my heart but you captured something that will be treasured forever! Thank you so much!
N.M