Cathy has volunteered as the official photographer of Ballet Ensemble of Texas for 18 years. Over 100,000 photographs later, Cathy is considered to be one of the premier dance photographers in the United States. Cathy's work has appeared in Dance Teacher Magazine, Pointe Magazine, the Dallas Morning News, and numerous other publications. Most notable though is the extensive use of her photographs in Angela Whitehill's book, "The Nutcracker Backstage". Additionally, her work has been featured in the international version of "The Illustrated Book of Ballet Stories" by DK Publishing and "The Parent's Book of Ballet". Ballet Ensemble of Texas, led by former Joffrey principal Lisa Slagle, is one of the premier pre-professional companies in the United States. Many of their dancers have gone on to professional careers all over the world!
cathy vanover. dance photographer.
Cathy's recital portraits are unique in that they incorporate standard dance poses with the choreography to create a variety of images that reflect each stage of a young dancer's repretoire. Below are images from actual recital sessions. If you are you are looking for a photographer that will work hard to help you grow client loyalty with her beautiful recital portraits, call Cathy. Limited dates are available for Spring 2018.