Interviews with Portrait Photography

Capturing personalities through the lens of a camera is nothing short of inspiring


Cat Eye Creations specializes in the art of photography, we love participating in weddings, special events and marketing projects but we especially have fun with portraits. Portrait sessions allow us to get to know people on a very personal level, capturing personalities through the lens of the camera.

Follow us on a journey into the lives of several talented and interesting local residents of the Riviera Maya in a special series of Interviews with Portrait Photography.

Cat Eye Creations talks with Yoga instructor Ellen de Jonge


Interviews, portrait photography, Playa del Carmen

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Professional Real-Estate Photography

If you have property for sale or rent you should consider Professional Real Estate Photography.  Alexander Mendez a Real-Estate Investor from California had a vision.  He had created layouts  before for his investments in California. He wanted to create something similar to what he had done in the past. We spoke extensively about what he wanted to see.  We talked about how he wanted to portray his condo here in the Riviera Maya. Alex thought this particular penthouse condo was unique. He wanted….

Professional Real Estate Photography

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Bridal Shower Photography

When Nena set up the Bridal Shower Photography for her best friend Terrie I knew it was going to be a special time.  A group of 8 women were traveling from all over the United States to Playa Del Carmen to celebrate Terrie and her up and coming wedding. I knew Terrie had to be a special lady and Nena and all of her friends wanted to make her feel that way.  I was on a mission to show it! Meet Terrie! She’s the one in the middle with the ring and an ear to ear smile on her face!  Bachelorette, Wedding, Riviera Maya

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Event Photography Playa Del Carmen

We are Event Photography Playa Del Carmen.  Actually the whole Riviera Maya and beyond.  We take your event coverage to the next level!  Creating an experience you will never forget. Capturing all those intimate details that will transport you back to that day 10 years from now.

Event Photography Playa Del Carmen

We cover birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, engagements and your business events.  It’s our business at Cat Eye Creations to create the layout that you will love.

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Food Photography at The Grand Hyatt

I recently had the opportunity to capture Food Photography at The Grand Hyatt with the talented Executive Chef Nadine Waechter Moreno. Hailing from Lucerne Switzerland with a belt of experience from around the world. I am truly one happy Food Photographer at The Grand Hyatt and feel lucky to have the opportunity to talk to and work with such an amazing Chef.

Grand Hyatt, Food Photography

For Chef Nadine cooking was always a huge part of her life that she shared with her grandmother. Those times where special childhood memories that she feels lucky to have.


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Children Photography in Playa Del Carmen

Little fingers and toes. Those chubby little legs and wisps of hair.  Capturing Children Photography in Playa del Carmen is one of the most magical things I get to do. It is also one of the most challenging. Babies are babies and two year olds are way better behaved than 3 year olds.  Teenagers have their own ideas and are usually the most bashful in front of my camera.  But I have a few tricks up my sleeve…

Children Photography, Baby Portraits

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Legal Ceremony in Playa Del Carmen

If you are planning your Legal Ceremony in Playa Del Carmen there are a few things that you need to know. It is not as simple as getting married with your feet in the sand.  If you want to return home with your partner and a legal marriage license there are a few things that you have to do.  It may seem overwhelming but it is so easy.

Here is a check list and some suggestions to help your Wedding Day run smooth.

legal weddings, Beach weddings, Riviera Maya, Playa del Carmen, Photographer

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Tulum Hotel Mi Amor

If you are looking for an adventure paired with comfort, luxury, artistry and a modern Mexican flare Tulum Hotel Mi Amor is one of my TOP PICKS.

Rated as a 5 Star Hotel on Trip Advisor once you visit Tulum Hotel Mi Amor you will understand why.

Luxury, boutique, Tulum Hotel Mi Amor, Riviera Maya

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Newly Weds Photography

There is this special moment in Newly Weds Photography that you shouldn’t skip.  After all the planning; traveling to your Destination Wedding, the dress, who has the rings, how much time do you have with the make-up artist, the lists could go on.  But when the moment comes and you are now “husband and wife” for the first time I get toplayadelcarmenphotgrapher, destination weddings, Newly Weds

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What? Wedding?  Yes!  This is a first for Cat Eye Creations and we love it!  When Megan and Jeremy first inquired about CEC capturing their wedding nothing was mentioned about how they met.  They were just two people in love traveling to the the Carribean for their Destination Wedding at Now Sapphire  Riviera Cancun.  Both Jeremy and Megan’s families and friends were there representing in full force.  Of course I always like to inquire about how my couples met for the first time., Online dating, playadelcarmenphotographer

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LGBT Destination Weddings

LGBT Destination Weddings

Playa del Carmen and the Riviera Maya with its bohemian and cosmopolitan vibe has long been lesbian,

gay, bisexual and transgender friendly, and over the past few years a variety of festivals and events have

been hosted in Playa del Carmen specifically marketed to the LGBT community. The Paradise Gay

Festival and the Arena Festival; Mexico’s biggest gay and lesbian dance music festival, are both

Gay Weddings, Playa Del Carmen, Photographer


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Baby Portraits

Baby Portraits

I absolutely LOVE Baby Portraits.  They grow so fast and in the blink of an eye they are two years old and talking.  In another blink, they are off to school, then graduating and leaving for college.

If your considering taking Baby Portraits here are a few tips that you should know before you step in front of the camera with me.

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Fashion, Health and Beauty Photography in Playa del Carmen

One thing that I can say about Fashion, Health and Beauty Photography in Playa Del Carmen  is that it is sexy as hell.  It’s as though one yields the other. To be beautiful you must be healthy. Healthy is beautiful and fashion is it all coming together in “healthy is the new black”.  Bring those three elements to Playa Del Carmen, the meca of beautiful people walking the streets from all over the world, the city becomes a photographers dream.

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Destination Wedding Tip Topic #6 Airbrush Makeup

The flawless look in this Destination Wedding Tip Topic #6 Airbrush Makeup is absolutely my favorite look on a bride.  If you have never tried it and your planning your Destination Wedding in the humid climate of the Caribbean it is a sure win.

Destination Wedding Photographer


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Family Portraits with Cat Eye Creations

Family Portraits with Cat Eye Creations

If you are planning a family vacation to Playa del Carmen, or other parts of the Riviera Maya, booking a family portrait session with Cat Eye Creations is a unique way to commemorate your family and will create memories that will last a life time.

Family Portraits Jim & Phyllis

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Destination Wedding Tips #5

Destination Wedding Tips Topic # 5!

Being in front of a camera can be daunting for some people that have never had a photo session with a professional photographer.  Sorry guys but, especially men.  So, here is a great tip to get you started!

Beach Wedding Kate & Greg 2

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Coco’s Animal Welfare Celebrated Three Kings Day

Coco’s Animal Welfare Celebrated Three Kings Day in a small village in Playa Del Carmen. They brought medical care for the people and their animals. They also provided gifts of clothing and toys for this little village to celebrate Three Kings Day. I was impressed at how a non-profit organization could do so much.Coco's Animal Welfare Photos-43 

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Family Vacation your Family Portraits

Do you remember the first time you took them on a FAMILY VACATION?

Vacation, Portraits, Caribbean

Time goes by so fast and the memories fade even faster. The smell of the Caribbean air, the sound of the sea as it lulled them to sleep and the sun that kissed your skin.

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flowers, bouquet, wedding

Destination Wedding Tips Topic #4 Bouquet


Once you have decided to have a Destination Wedding the multitude of questions begin to arise on “foreign matter” that you would never consider if you were having your wedding at a local church or in your parents’ back yard. Of course you will be arriving with your dress and your groom with his tux but what about the flowers? One of the most important things a bride will have is her bouquetWhen getting married along the shores of the Caribbean you can be sure that some of the flowers that you would typically want will not be available in the region.  


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