Alana Lee is a photographer in Ontario, Canada, specializing in portraits, headshots and commercial photography. Alana also creates digital backgrounds, textures and overlays for photographers, graphic designers and digital artists.
create multiple looks using a library of digital cinematic backgrounds
Cinematic headshots are a very popular style with actors and corporate photography clients. Traditionally cinematic headshots are captured in camera using a shallow depth of field and photographing clients on location in an environment that complements their look. What if you could now create a cinematic style headshot for your client in the comfort of
digital textures for photographers

Digital Textures for Photographers

Textures are my favorite way to add interest to an image. Textures can be used to enhance a background, create atmosphere & depth, develop a mood or feeling and give an artistic effect to an image. Textures are digital image files of  the surface of materials or objects. When used photographically the original object or
personal branding and headshot of glass artist Sarah Hall by photographer Alana Lee
I was recently contacted by world renowned glass artist Sarah Hall. She was preparing a press release to announce her appointment to the Order of Canada and required some updated professional headshots. Sarah saw one of my ads in Watershed Magazine and was drawn to my unique style of photography that uses lighting and color
a close up of apple blossoms used on a digital photography background

Portrait featured in Vogue Italia

Congratulations to Miss Crosby whose portrait has been featured in the online PhotoVogue photography gallery of Vogue Italia ! This makes my heart especially happy because this young lady is SO beautiful, inside and out and she deserves this so much! To have your portrait featured in Vogue Italia is kind of a big deal.
floral peony wall art decorating a modern farmhouse office with crystal chandelier

Use Floral Art to Decorate Interiors

Floral prints and motifs have been a favorite interior design trend throughout the ages. From the rich toned classical floral paintings of the old masters to modern art – flowers have always been prominent and beloved decor theme. From fabric, to wallpaper, to fresh floral arrangements there are so many ways to use floral art
vintage painterly style botanical background image of peony flowers
Why use digital backgrounds in Photoshop? Using digital backgrounds, overlays and textures is a great way to add interest to your photography images, without the expense of purchasing backdrops or requiring a tonne of space to store your fabric or canvas backdrops. By using overlays, textures and digital backgrounds you can also change the overall