Laurels
Best Portrait
Photographers
in Fresno
2016

Why These Portrait Photographers?

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

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

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

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Alex Buntin

Alex Buntin is a photographer in Fresno who specializes in wedding, fashion, product, food, and portrait photography in Fresno. Alex started shooting semi-professionally in 2009 and has worked with commercial clients like Angie’s List and City Securities. His style of photography is natural and candid with the occasional contrast and drama with lightning.

Fresno, CA(559) 313-5543

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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.

Madera, CA(559) 647-1339

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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.

Fresno, CA(559) 709-2702

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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.

Clovis, CA(559) 492-8170

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Darek J. Lapsley

Darek J. Lapsley is a wedding and commercial photographer in Clovis. Lapsley’s wedding coverage starts at $2,950, elopements at $1,500, and engagements at $250. All wedding collections include a complimentary engagement session, eight hour wedding day coverage, online proofing gallery, and high-resolution digital negatives of the wedding photos. All engagement sessions are complimentary if customers book for the full wedding coverage. Lapsley was selected as one of the best wedding photographers of 2016 by Expertise, and he is also a 5-star Google rated photographer.

Clovis, CA(559) 288-6544

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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 $1,695 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.

Clovis, CA(559) 392-8217

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Day ‘N’ Night Videos

Day ‘N’ Night Videos in Fresno specializes in digital imagery, video editing, passport photos, photo retouching, photo albums, and all kinds of photography services, and was founded in 1967. The company has earned praise from many happy customers, such as “Thank you for all the work you have put in at our son, Saahib’s 1st birthday party! I would like to especially thank you for being so accommodating with the changes and special requests we made.”

Fresno, CA(559) 800-3312

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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.

Clovis, CA(559) 312-7313

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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.

Fresno, CA(559) 623-4872

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G. Castillo Photography

G. Castillo Photography in Fresno specializes in portrait photography for family, maternity, senior, pet, as well as band promo shots. The studio’s standard portrait session starts at $50 for one to two people, $75 for three to five people, and $125 for six to ten people. A disc of the digital images displayed in the customer’s online gallery is gifted to all customers who make a purchase totaling $300 or more.

Fresno, CA(559) 824-3652

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Georgine Sullivan Photography

Georgine Sullivan Photography is an art and photography studio in Fresno. Services offered by the studio include fine art paintings, wedding, event, landscape and fine art, and portrait photography. A customer said of the photographer’s images, "Wow, excellent pictures - what a great time and great event!!! Sweet pictures, full of love!" Customers can contact the studio for individual price quotes.

Fresno, CA(559) 974-9320

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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(559) 859-4313

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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(559) 930-7315

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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.

Fresno, CA(559) 448-6337

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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.

Fresno, CA(559) 435-3614

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Paul Flores Photography

Paul Flores Photography is a wedding and senior portrait photographer in Madera who started shooting in 2007. The studio’s wedding packages start at $1,800 and cost up to $5,500. The studio’s senior portrait sessions start at $120 and include a pre-session consultation, one to three sessions in the studio or preferred location, and images on a protected online gallery. A deposit of $20 is due for all senior portrait sessions booked.

Madera, CA(559) 706-9929

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Ros-Lyn Studios

Ros-Lyn Studios photographs weddings and lifestyle portraits with a photo-journalistic style in Fresno. The studio offers three wedding packages starting at $1,295 for the Carriage plan, $2,150 for the Heritage plan, and $2,950 for the Classic plan. The Classic plan includes two photographers, all-day coverage, DVD of files ready to print, an online viewing gallery, and a video slide show of the wedding. All studio sessions are by appointment only.

Fresno, CA(559) 266-0305

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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.

Selma, CA(559) 930-0807

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Villaverde Photography

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.

Fresno, CA(559) 916-0880

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