Ingrid Forster is a Toronto-based documentary photographer, visual storyteller, and artist. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Concordia University and a Master of Arts in Photographic Preservation from Ryerson University. She is currently pursuing a second Masters degree in Digital Media, focusing on digital storytelling.
Ingrid has been making images since she was old enough to hold a camera and is proficient in both film and digital photography, as well as historical photographic processes. With several years of teaching experience, she is also an enthusiastic photography educator and enjoys sharing her knowledge on the creative and technical aspects of the medium and its fascinating history.
Ingrid’s personal work explores a variety of themes including memory, identity, place, community, and the natural environment. When asked or given permission, Ingrid also likes to use her photography skills to demonstrate allyship with Indigenous peoples in Canada.
She enjoys documenting her travels, encounters, everyday life, capturing the nuances of light, and dreaming of adventures.
Ingrid is passionate about visual storytelling and approaches commissioned work with great attention to detail, creativity, and a discerning eye for light. Currently accepting commissions for documentary, editorial, and portrait photography, as well as storytelling projects for small businesses and entrepreneurs. Please get in touch about pricing, to request a quote, or to set up a meeting via the contact page.