Trinidadian descent, Montreal raised, Candice Pantin is a Visual Storyteller that empowers others to cultivate self love by capturing her subject's inner light through mindful portraits, soulful wedding photography and sacred maternity sessions.
Her art is an homage to love, beauty, and connection.
Candice’s spiritual nature that focuses on inclusiveness and connectedness renders her photography with an intimate insight on her subject’s inner glow which she achieves through extensive digital editing work illustrating the idea of aspiring to tap into our collective light.
Witha professional pass in marketing, styling, writing, and fashion blogging, her body of work expands to collaborating with the likes of MERIT Beauty, Aritzia, and Unilever's Shea Moisture. In 2016, she photographed and penned a visual editorial featuring a social commentary on Black Girl Magic which was recognized by Buzzfeed and received special mention by photography platform VSCO for its moving visual messaging.
In 2018, Candice shot and wrote a photo story for VICE Magazine sharing the rich experience of Trinidad and Tobago’s ‘Pretty Mas’ culture.
In 2019, she was commissioned by Montreal Black History Month to capture the portraits of 100+ women during one of their events. Further that year, she presented her first solo photography exhibition in collaboration with a perfumer titled PALETTE which featured the multi-sensory exploration of the female form through sight and scent, fragrance and figure.
In 2020, Candice launched a new platform called I Am Mother Goddess which offers a spiritual approach to maternity photography. Her vision to showcase women as true Goddess embodiments, comes to life with the assistance of a team of beauty professionals, stylists, and healing practitioner that leads a sacred ceremony to bless the divine bond between mother and child.
In 2023 Candice pursued a certification in Reiki, which she channels this grounding energy for the premise of photo sessions spanning from branding to celebratory portraits.
Currently she is bridging spirituality and imagery by focusing on photography as a sanctuary act for self care honoring one’s beauty.
"My work conceptualizes the energy of the Divine within and throughout. I focus on showcasing women as goddess embodiments that reflect the infinite love from the Most High mirrored in unconditional love for self.
Asa conduit, through the medium of photography I showcase my true passion whichlies in my spiritual journey of alignment to my Purpose - to be One with the Universe.
The storytelling of my work is aimed to stir deep emotions that celebrate self-love, oneness, and beauty."