Welcome to Capture Your Heart! 

Capture Your Heart is a high-end portrait studio located in Clarence, NY.   It is stuffed full of props, backgrounds, accessories and all kinds of goodies for you to choose from.  It is owned and run by Tracy Dorr.

Tracy has been creating beautiful portraits for over fifteen years.  She handles these types of portraits: maternity, newborns, babies, toddlers, kids, teens, seniors, adults, and the family pet too.  She is also an excellent wedding photographer, and enjoys shooting headshots, real estate listings and various corporate work.

You can choose your background in the studio, or we can shoot outdoors.  Prior to your appointment, it's a good idea to chat to see what you're looking for and help you through the decision making process. Please be sure to read the supplied information and ask questions prior to your shoot so there are no miscommunications. 

Tracy always welcome fresh ideas and always considers your input on the shoot.  We look forward to working with you soon!


About Tracy: 

Tracy Dorr is a photographer, writer and the co-owner of Capture Your Heart Portrait Studio, a sister studio to Priore Photography which focuses solely on fine portraiture.  She handles newborn, babies, kids and family portraiture, and the studio also caters to business events and portraiture. 

Tracy is the author of five books:

  • Advanced Wedding Photojournalism

  • Engagement Portraiture

  • Props for Portrait Photography

  • The Beautiful Wedding

  • How to Start a Photography Business

She holds a Bachelor's degree in English/Photography from the State University of New York at Buffalo (UB) and has been shooting professionally since 2003.

She won three Awards of Excellence from the Wedding and Portrait Photographers International comptetition (WPPI.) She was a Master Class teacher at the WPPI convention in Las Vegas, in the MGM grand. 

Her work has been published in numerous local wedding publications and is on display in a number of local businesses. Tracy's work has also been published in seven books in the 500 Poses series by Michelle Perkins, on the subjects of brides, men, couples, groups, children, full-length poses and infants & toddlers. (Amherst Media). 

Tracy was featured in the book 'How to Photograph Weddings,' highlighting her aesthetic and point of view in an interview about her perspective on her craft. 

All of her books are available on Amazon, Barnes and Noble,  or anywhere books are sold, and they showcase her work as well as that of other contributors.

Visit Tracydorrphotography.com to view her wedding portfolio.