Best Portrait Photographers in Irvine

Why These Portrait Photographers?

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

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 84 56 16

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.

Read more about our selection process

Aline Designs Photography

Special moments are exquisitely captured and preserved by Aline Designs Photography, a portrait photography company in Irvine. The company specializes in modern, fine art luxury photography, including maternity, newborn, cake smash, child, family, and boudoir shoots. Aline Designs Photography provides beautiful and timeless photos that become heirlooms for generations. Sessions may be held in the studio or on location, and prospective clients can register via the provider’s website.

Laguna Hills, CA


Besame Mucho Photography

Based in the city of South Gate, CA, Besame Mucho Photography serves Los Angeles County. The studio’s owner, Carla, specializes in beauty portrait photography. She offers pamper sessions for the average woman who wants a professional studio photography session. These sessions include a complete makeover from a professional hair stylist and makeup artist. Carla also specializes in shooting images that help design a company’s branding, including product photography, to help businesses better serve their clients. The studio produces videos for websites and social media. Carla will travel for location photo shoots, and she offers gift cards for her photography services.

South Gate, CA 90280


Broek Photo

Broek Photo is a professional photography business located in Lake Forest, California that serves clients in the surrounding metropolitan area and beyond. The company offers clients portrait, landscape, and commercial photography services. Clients of Broek Photo include Human Trafficking Outreach, Oggi's Pizza, Mondo Tunes, and more. The company has photographed numerous events, including retirement parties, birthday parties, book signings, and more. Broek Photo has a social media presence on Facebook, Instagram, and 500px. The company can be contacted for booking or inquiry purposes by email or through the messaging system on its official website and normally responds within twenty-four hours.

Lake Forest, CA 92630


Cathy Murai Photography

Cathy Murai Photography, LLC is an award-winning photography studio in Irvine, CA that specializes in maternity, newborn, and baby portraiture photography. Photographer Cathy Murai is a trained newborn photographer and is passionate about capturing beautiful memories for families through her lenses. She provides both in-studio and on-location portrait photography services and also provides various handmade baby props for the creative sessions. She is also an active member of the Professional Photographers of America.

Irvine, CA 92620


Kemp Photography

Kemp Photography improves careers and businesses through high-quality headshots and portraits. We offer individual sessions and onsite headshots for entire companies nation-wide.

17200 Newhope Street
Fountain Valley, CA 92708

Website Instagram

Kimble Photography

Kimble Photography is a studio that features the work of Marvin Kimble and his business partner and wife Janni. The couple has three children, which Marvin admits comes in handy to his career choice of capturing family portraits and moments. Clients also use his services for business events/products and weddings. Marvin employs a photojournalistic style, and he also demonstrates experience with action sports and traditional portraiture. His images have appeared on the U.S. Ski Team as well as the Deseret Morning News and Provo Daily Herald. He has a BA in communications from Brigham Young University and a master’s from Ithaca College.

Dana Point, CA 92629


KLK Photography

KLK Photography in Irvine, CA is a commercial portrait company that has been photographing for Southern California businesses for more than 12 years. The company provides professional headshots, convention video production, art for national advertising campaigns, and social media content. KLK Photography has staff available to travel worldwide for on-location event and corporate photography, and the company carries a minimum $1 million public liability insurance plan. The company’s client list includes Walgreens, Toyota, the Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, and The First Tee of Orange County. KLK Photography has years of experience in post-production and editing, allowing it to deliver images to clients within two days of a shoot.

Irvine, CA 92618


Stephanie Hager Photography

Based in Newport Beach, Stephanie Hager Photography is a fine art studio focusing on landscapes, people, and architecture. Hager has more than 25 years of experience as a professional photographer for advertising and editorial clients, including Coca-Cola, Marriott, and Pizza Hut. She specializes in outdoor adventure sports/lifestyle, portraiture, architecture, events, and landscapes. Hager's stock photography is available through Getty Images. Potential clients can get in touch using the online inquiry form. Stephanie Hager Photography has received a five-star overall customer rating on Houzz, where her photographs are also for sale. She also maintains Facebook and Pinterest pages showcasing her work.

Corona Del Mar, CA 92625



That1Thought is a professional photography business located in Los Angeles, California that serves clients in the surrounding metropolitan area as well as Riverside and Orange County. A specialist in portraiture, the company offers additional services such as special event coverage, travel or landscape photography, and more. That1Thought features the work of owner and head photographer Daniel Yoo and can be contacted for booking purposes by phone, via email, or through the booking system on the company's official website. Additionally, That1Thought provides clients with a long list of suitable photo shoot locations in the Los Angeles area on its website.

Riverside, CA 92505


Wrong city? Here are some nearby places:

Other top picks in your area