Capture a Moment with Kat's Photography, photos by Kat Stiennon. Kat is a Madison area local photographer, who has a Bachelor's Degree in Art and Classical Humanities from UW-Madison. She specializes as a freelance dance and theatre photographer. Kat also has experience in photographing sports, nature, and events. Her photographs have been used commercially. As well as, being a fine art photographer.
It was love at first sight when she got her 1980s Fisher Price camera. Since then, photography has been a big passion in Kat's life. Her joy of capturing movement, comes from her former years as a dance student. Kat's knowledge of aesthetics, and her faster than average reaction time, produces beautiful photographs.
Kat Stiennon's photos have been featured by Madison Ballet, Encore!, Magnum Opus, Central Midwest Ballet Academy, Move Out Loud, Capital City Theatre, Madison Capitols Hockey, Make-A-Wish Wisconsin, St. Ambrose Academy, CulturalOyster, Middleton Times, Isthmus, Madison Magazine, The Capitol Times, Wisconsin State Journal, WMTV 15, WKOW 27, WISC 3, The Camera Company, Goodman Center, Sunroom Cafe, Tnt Coffee and Cafe, Pyle Center: PhotoMidwest Women's Exhibit, UW Hospital: PhotoMidwest Exhibit, UW-Health American Center, USHL, NHL draft, IPA, Shutterbug Magazine, and used by Floating Point FX in the movie "Patriot's Day."
Special thanks to everyone who has supported Kat's dream to be a photographer!
"(Kat) knows how to photograph dancers." - Molly Luksik (School Director of Central Midwest Ballet, Inc; Former Company Member at Madison Ballet)
“Beautiful photo! You can see her personality so clearly!” - Carolyn Averill (Vice President Board of Directors at Central Midwest Ballet, Inc) via Facebook
"Thank you (Kat) for a wonderful photo shoot! Magnum Opus can't wait to do more with you" - Abigail Henninger (Artistic Director of Magnum Opus; Former Company Member at Madison Ballet) via Instagram
"This photo shoot was so much fun." - Kristen Hammer (Company Member at Madison Ballet) via Instagram
"I had a wonderful time with you today Kat!" - Kelanie Murphy (Company Member at Madison Ballet) via Instagram
"This is so awesome! Thank you!" - Elizabeth Cohen (Former Company Member at Madison Ballet; Director of Encore!) via Instagram
"Glorious!" - Bjorn Bolinder (Photographer at Find a Light Photography; Former Company Member at Madison Ballet) via Instagram
"Exquisite." - Shawn Lent (Social Practice Dance Artist and Manager at In the World) via Facebook
"We highly recommend booking Kat for your audition photos! Fun shoot and love the photos! Kat Stiennon, you really captured her."
“Love these shots!” - Rebecca Powell via Facebook
“Wow! Thank you for this lovely headshot, Kat.”
“When I look at these pictures, the only word that comes to mind is, WOW. Is wow even really a word? Thank you, Kat.”
"Your work takes my breath away, Kat!" - Kendra C Thompson via Facebook
“Wow… Just, wow.”
“This are crazy good!” - Michelle Chui via Facebook
“Love this shot.” - Kim Stalker-Herron via Facebook
“Kat, you did a fantastic job with this shot.” - Jane Duchemin via Facebook
“Beautiful.” - Tana Wenkman via Facebook