Born in Québec city, Canada, Shayne Laverdière picked up photography at the age of ten. Following cinema and communications studies at Dawson College in Montreal, Shayne assisted photographers and traveled the globe to hone his passion. Known for his elegant, simple, cinematic approach Shayne has captured many of the leading actors of our era. Shayne has collaborated with international brands and magazines and has a close, and ongoing creative relationship with acclaimed film director Xavier Dolan. In his free time Shayne can be found behind the wheel, at the race-track.