About Alyssa Alyssa Fortin is a portrait photographer living in Hingham, Massachusetts. Alyssa specializes in fine art, natural light, film photography, with a focus on children. She captures distinctive images of children by emphasizing their natural expressions and inner beauty. Alyssa's work can be seen in various shops and gathering places around the South Shore. Alyssa learned the art of black and white photography while earning a BFA at the University of Florida. After completing her Masters degree, she taught photography and the fine arts for several years. Alyssa has found that her extensive background in the fine arts allows her to bring a comprehensive, artistic vision to the composition, lighting, printing and framing of her creations. Alyssa began her career as a children's portrait photographer after the birth of her first child and she continues to test her latest portraiture techniques at home with her three children.