Irina Fortey
Filmmaker + Photographer


Irina is known for her laid back and creative approach to storytelling. With a strong visual aesthetic, she flawlessly links the feeling with the emotion you want to remember. She can draw out beauty, comedy and the unseen story we wish to preserve. Her work stands the test of time with her use of simple sets and directly focusing details on her subjects.

A creative, comfortable operating in both filmmaking and photography, her narrative projects give her clients a unique edge to moving and still imagery. She confidently edits and produces all her work. She is celebrating 12 years as a creative professional. She lives in Ottawa, ON Canada, with her husband and two young children. When not hanging out with family, she pushes her creativity with daily walks, journaling and her love for gardening.

Ryerson University - Photography Studies Program
York University - Bachelor of Arts, Business and Economics