More about Tam, the man behind Tam Photography.

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Tam Lan Truong is a professional photographer, artist and graduate of the Desautels Faculty of Management of McGill University. He is also multilingual; He speaks English, French, Vietnamese and German fluently.

Recognized for his precision, agility, creativity and sensitivity, Tam Lan Truong specializes in portraiture photography and music events. His regular clients include the Schulich School of Music of McGill University, Concours Musical International de Montréal, CBC Music, Opéra de Montréal, Capella Antica, Opéra McGill, as well as the Studio de la Musique Ancienne de Montréal. He has immortalized internationally renowned artists with his camera, such as pianist Lang Lang, New Zealand soprano Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano Dame Felicity Lott, and Acadian soprano Suzie LeBlanc, among others.

A highly versatile and talented photographer, Tam is equally as comfortable at events of great cultural and corporate significance as he is in his studio. And when it comes to music, his artist's soul becomes one with his camera.

For Tam, photography is a way of communicating, immortalizing the most precious moments and harmonizing beauty and spontaneity.

Tam Lan Truong est un photographe professionnel et artiste diplômé de l’école de commerce de l’Université McGill. Il est également polyglotte; il parle Français, Anglais, Vietnamien et Allemand.

Reconnu pour sa précision, son agilité, sa créativité et sa sensibilité, Tam Lan Truong se spécialise dans les photos portraits et les événements sur la scène musicale. Ses clients réguliers sont Université McGill, Concours musical international de Montréal, Capella Antica, l’Opéra de McGill, et le Studio de Musique Ancienne de Montréal entre autres, ainsi que des artistes de renommée internationale immortalisés par sa caméra comme le pianiste Lang Lang, la soprano néo-zélandaise Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, la soprano Dame Felicity Lott, et la soprano acadienne Suzie LeBlanc entre autres.

Photographe de grand talent et versatile, il est autant à l’aise en situation de grands événements culturels et corporatifs qu’en studio. Et quand il s’agit de musique, son âme d’artiste ne fait qu’une avec sa caméra. 

Pour Tam, la photographie est un moyen de communiquer, d’immortaliser les moments les plus précieux et d’harmoniser la beauté et la spontanéité.



Amazing work! Tam is always a pleasure to work with. He is professional, highly creative, flexible and he constantly produces very high quality work.
— Jean-Sebastien Vallée, Director of Choral Studies at McGill University

“...especially creative when it comes to musician photoshoots!”
— Boran Zaza, Marketing Manager at Orchestre Classique de Montréal

“Working with Tam is effortless and fun! He displays a great sense of professionalism, enthusiasm, efficiency – always with a smile. Not only is he incredibly talented, but everyone involved in the competition from jury members, singers, pianists, to high profile donors and sponsors loved his energy and his work. Whether for portrait, group or performance shots, he produced high quality photos delivered fast and used by every single media outlet covering the competition. Never one to back down from a challenge, Tam adjust and adapts rapidly to last-minute changes or any unforeseen situation. I look forward to working with him for our next edition!”
— Dina Barghout, Director of Sponsorships and Marketing, Concours Musical International de Montréal

“Three things I would say to describe my time with Tam: 1) it was fun, 2) it was exciting (we did some dancing!) and 3) I felt comfortable. [...] He did an awesome job, so thanks Tam!”
— Vanessa Croome, Member of the Atelier Lyrique de Montréal

“Great photos!”
— Lang Lang, Chinese concert pianist