Laurels

Best Wedding
Photographers in
Long Beach
2020

Why These Wedding Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Long Beach Wedding 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.

AKIvisuals

AKIvisuals is a Torrance studio offering professional wedding photography throughout Southern California. The studio provides a range of wedding packages, including custom albums, and stand-alone engagement sessions. Owner and operator Andrew K Ito earned a Bachelor’s Degree in photography and is also a professional graphic designer with experience working in the fashion industry. He uses a blend of traditional portraiture and photojournalistic styles and has been a photographer since 1990. Andrew is available for portraits, children, fashion, and fine art photography sessions as well.

Torrance, CA 90504

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Bellows Photography

Full-service Southern California photography studio Bellows Photography specializes in wedding photography services, along with family and child portrait sessions, publicity and headshots, and commercial photography. Past customers have praised the studio for being helpful, reliable, and fast to return photographs. They appreciate the studio’s flexibility, accommodation of specific requests, and ability to capture beautiful images.

Torrance, CA 90505

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Brandi Barr Photography

Brandi Barr Photography is based in Long Beach and works throughout Southern California. The studio is owned and operated by Brandi Barr, a professional photographer since 2003. She specializes in candid, artistic, unobtrusive photography for weddings, maternity portraits, engagements, families, and newborns. She offers a range of wedding photography packages and is available for wedding plan consultation. Her previous clients describe her as fun and sophisticated, and her photographs as beautiful and magazine-quality. Brandi is a Wedding Wire Couple’s Choice award winner.

Long Beach, CA 90277

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Charla Blue Photography

Established in 2007, Long Beach wedding photographer Charla Blue Photography has been praised by previous clients for magazine-quality photographs. Charla is a full-time professional photographer and former teacher, and she is fluent in Spanish. She offers a range of wedding packages and an a la carte menu of services including engagement sessions, boudoir photography, custom leather or linen albums, gift albums, wall art canvas wraps, and trash the dress sessions. She is available to travel outside of Southern California for weddings and also offers family portrait sessions, child photography, maternity, and high school senior portraits.

Long Beach, CA 90803

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Christine Lee Smith Photography

Founded in 2006, Christine Lee Smith Photography is a Southern California wedding photography specialist. The studio has expanded beyond a one-woman wedding and portrait studio, and now offers an experienced, well-trained team of lead, assistant, and apprentice photographers. Past customers have praised owner Christine and her team as kind, unobtrusive, patient, and punctual. The studio is professionally affiliated with area wedding planners, cosmetologists, DJ’s, and videographers, and are available for wedding day coverage and engagement sessions.

Long Beach, CA 90807

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Coolshoots Photography

CoolShots Photography is owned and operated by Derek Goodlow, a professional commercial photographer working in the Long Beach area. He and his team specialize in creatively capturing the special moments in their clients’ lives, including wedding days, engagements, and family portrait sessions. Their range of wedding photography packages include DVD’s, custom albums, canvas prints, additional photographers and time, and bridal sessions. They also have a photobooth available, and can print photographs during the reception.

Long Beach, CA 90813

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Fifth Photography

Norm Roberts of Fifth Photography specializes in wedding photography for Long Beach area couples. He has been a professional photographer for nearly a decade and provides full-service wedding day packages that include a one-hour engagement session, a second photographer, and a trash the dress session. Norm also creates custom photo albums, canvas wraps, metal prints, cards, coffee mugs, and more. Norm is an expert photo editor and uses top of the line equipment. His previous clients praise him for being professional, punctual, creative, and able to return photographs quickly.

Bellflower, CA 90706

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Jodi B Photography

Jodi B Photography is a Newport Beach studio that specializes in lifestyle and wedding photography. Jodi has won awards and has been featured in online publications, newspapers, magazines, and prints. Clients remark on her creativity and professionalism.

Newport Beach
Newport Beach, CA 92663

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John Cudal Photography

John Cudal became a photographer to connect his clients with the emotions of their past. He prioritizes customer service, and only books one photography session a day, working in Southern California. John is available for weddings, portrait sessions, engagements, newborn and family photography, and event coverage. He uses a photojournalistic style to capture emotions and events without being obtrusive, and he offers custom price quotes.

Bellflower, CA 90706

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Lizztin Photography

Lizzeth Noriega, owner and operator of Long Beach photography studio Lizztin Photography, specializes in emotional and candid pictures of weddings and special events. Working throughout the West Coast, Lizzeth photographs engagements, elopements, maternity portraits, family and individual portraits, and boudoir sessions. She offers a range of photography packages and is available for in-home sessions. Her previous clients have praised her as communicative, sincere, easy-to-work-with, and high-energy.

Long Beach, CA 90501

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Love To the Moon Photography

Love to the Moon Photography is owned and operated by Andrea Moore, a Long Beach wedding photographer who has been a professional photographer since 2010. Andrea also offers engagement photo sessions, wedding day coverage, rehearsal coverage, bridal showers, trash the dress sessions, anniversaries, and more. Her services are customizable and a la carte, with fine art albums, online galleries, digital discs of high-resolution, edited images available to every customer. Andrea also photographs military deployments and homecomings, births, maternity, children, families, and high school seniors.

Torrance, CA 90504

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Photography By Hugo

Hugo Huitron is a trained, professional photographer and the owner and operator of Photography by Hugo, serving the Long Beach area. He is fluent in Spanish and English, and specializes in weddings, engagement sessions, quinceaneras, and creating custom flush photo albums. His clients praise his editing skill, particularly with different skin tones, as well as his artistic eye, punctuality, and professionalism. He is a member of the Professional Photographers of America and offers custom pricing.

Sara Cozolino Photography

Sara Cozolino is a versatile, professional photographer offering custom wedding photography packages in Southern California. She specializes in wedding photography, portraits, and pet photography, and is experienced with photojournalism, food and travel photography, and fashion and celebrity sessions. Her work has been featured in Elle: Decor, People Magazine, US Weekly, Marie Claire, and more. Sara is an active advocate for animal shelters, pet rescue, and clean water efforts. Past clients praise her professionalism, demeanor, and talent for photographing animals.

Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275

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yosnaps Photography

Southern California photographer Yessenia has owned and operated YOsnaps since 2008. She is a wedding photographer who also specializes in capturing life events, including births, engagements, quinceaneras, birthdays, and more. Her wedding photography and portrait packages include a range of services like photo albums, editing, multiple locations, and high-resolution printable digital images. She takes a casual and relaxed approach to photography to capture simple, natural, and unposed images. Yessenia takes pride in returning images to clients quickly, and they have praised her unique eye, ability to choose settings, and photographic skill.

Torrance, CA 90501

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