About Me

About Me

About Me:

I’m a wife, mommy, dog-owner and a romantic at heart. As the owner of Bella Photography Ottawa, I feel so lucky to get to do what I love, and feel honoured to share your special moments with you. During our session, whether it be your wedding, engagement session, family session or anything in-between, I like to keep things natural and candid. If you like what you see in my portfolio, you are going o love your photos. Bella Photography Ottawa believes every photo taken and offered to you should be frame worthy. I look forward to creating wonderful memories for you! I service the Ottawa and Gatineau cities, and all areas up to one hour away.

Why hire me?

Friends and customers who have hired me describe me as kind, patient, courteous and most of all, someone who genuinely cares about my clients!

Things I like:

Photography, Animals, Love, Children, Ice Cream, Romance, Music.

Consider me a prime choice as your Ottawa Photographer and get to know a little more about me!

My Team

Melissa Owner/Photogrpaher

Mom of two humans and two furbabies, photographer, government worker, wife. Fulfilling my passion in my free time - taking your photos is part of what makes me happy!

A Child portrait of a little girl sitting down with her elbows on her knees and her hands folded under her chin
Alexa Kid #2

Loving and artistic, never one to shy away from any opportunity to be in the spotlight. Always willing to help me with any idea I may have!

Image of a boy standing at an angel with his arms crossed smiling at the camera
Adrien Kid #1

Reluctant to model for me, but will suck it up to make his mom happy. Great kid with a big heart.

A Man sits with a dog on his lap, they are both looking at the camera. Pet Portrait Captured by Bella Photography Ottawa
Phil Loving boyfriend

10 years in and he still supports my crazy antics!