Laurels

Best Portrait
Photographers
in Fresno
2020

Why These Portrait Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Fresno Portrait Photographers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Brandon Baker Photography

Brandon Baker Photography in Madera specializes in wedding photography, senior pictures, family portrait and commercial photography. The studio’s on location portrait session starts at $149, one-hour studio session at $85, and $65 for a half-hour studio session. Every session is limited to five people with each additional person costing an extra $25. Each additional hour costs $55, and all bookings require a $49 deposit, which applies to the session fees.

Carry Edmondson Photography

Carry Edmondson Photography in Fresno offers full-scale photo services. The studio’s work covers professional sports and championships, university and seniors, portraits, and weddings. The studio’s owner never sets up couples for posed shots during weddings. He always recommends scheduling a special session to get some creative portraits. His focus is to always optimize the number of candid photos from the event.

Craig Kohlruss Photography

Craig Kohlruss Photography has been providing professional commercial, wedding, editorial, and portrait photography in Clovis for the past 25 years. Craig works as a staff photographer at the Fresno Bee newspaper and has worked with companies such as Ignition Labs, TNT Fireworks, and the Fresno Chaffee Zoo. Portrait services start at $250 for business style portraits and $500 for a one-hour family, couple, or senior portrait session. All portrait photography sessions are booked with a $150 deposit.

David J. Orozco Photography

David J. Orozco Photography provides wedding and portrait photography in Clovis. The studio’s photography style is unintrusive, organic, documentary, intimate, authentic, and beautiful. The studio’s wedding package starts at $2,795 and the portrait sessions at $250. The portrait sessions include up to two hours of shooting time, 10 digital negatives, a private online viewing gallery, no limit on outfits, and two to three locations.

Derksen Photography

Derksen Photography provides portrait photography for newborns, children, and families in Fresno. Newborn sessions start at $200 and standard sessions at $150. These fees only cover the time and talent of the photographer and do not include prints or digital images. A la carte 8×10 prints start at $35 and digital file collections start at $495.

Erica Houck Fine Art Photography

Erica Houck Fine Art Photography is a fine art wedding and portrait photographer in Fresno. Erica’s style is a combination of digital and medium format film to capture timeless, authentic moments with a stylistic approach. Wedding Collections start at $2,200 and include an engagement session, two photographers on the wedding day and high-resolution images in an online gallery. Lifestyle sessions for portraits start at $250 and include a minimum of 40 high-resolution images in an online gallery.

Hector Cavazos Photography

Hector Cavazos Photography is an on-location photographer that uses a combination of portable studio lights and natural lights to capture memorable pictures. His goals are to "have the customer’s portrait experience be one that is relaxed and enjoyable and to capture those unique, heartfelt moments that can be cherished for a lifetime.” He is available to travel to meet the customer at a predetermined location.

Kingsburg, CA 93631

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Jeremy Sherman Photography

Jeremy Sherman Photography offers graduate, headshot, engagement, food, and portrait photography in Fresno. The studio offers portrait photography for one to two persons at $150 for one hour and $250 for one to three people for a two-hour session. Each additional person in both instances costs an extra $25. The package comes with 10 to 20 pictures presented in an online gallery to make a print.

Fresno, CA 93650

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Kimi-G Photography

Kimi-G Photography captures wedding, engagement and portrait pictures in Fresno. The owner’s philosophy is to “use her gifts to show love and express the love in others.” Customers can request information regarding the studio’s services, as well as inquire about their wedding dates.

Mellonpatch Photography, LLC

Mellonpatch Photography LLC is a licensed and insured portrait photography studio serving clients in Fresno. Owner and sole photographer Kat Mellon offers maternity, newborn, and lifestyle photo shoots, and she works on location and at her studio. Kat has a background as an EMT, and she utilizes that experience when working with newborns and children to ensure her sets are safe and comfortable. Travel time up to an hour comes with each package, and specific package offerings include gallery images, custom photo editing, and print credits.

445 Ruby Drive
Lemoore, CA 93245

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Noel Villaverde Photography

Noel Villaverde Photography studio in Fresno was founded in 2008 and specializes solely in portrait photography. The studio’s services include headshots, seniors, commission, and personal portrait photography. The studio uses a photojournalistic style to help clients tell their stories.

Pamela Leeds Photography

Pamela Leeds Photography is a studio in Fresno that specializes in wedding, baby, family, corporate, and portrait photography. The studio’s owner has been providing professional photography services for more than 25 years. The studio’s corporate services include corporate head shots, covering company parties, and events and award ceremonies. The studio’s wedding packages start at $1,500 and cost up to $3,500 depending on the requirements of the clients.

Signature Creations Photography

Signature Creations Photography specializes solely in portrait photography in Selma. The studio’s owner started off doing family portraits, wedding photography, and video, but has transitioned to focus on taking portraits for entrepreneurs and small businesses only. All photo sessions include pre-consultation for hair, makeup, and wardrobe, one hour studio time, two fully retouched portraits including one PNG image and one JPG image.

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