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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 Murrieta, 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.

Dustin Thompson Photography

Dustin Thompson Photography is a studio located in Lake Elsinore that features the work of owner/photographer Dustin Thompson, who has more than a decade of experience behind the camera. His work has received a variety of accolades, including but not limited to features in Digitalfoto Magazine, Imageonetv, and favorite YouTube channel TheShutterSchool. Thompson has also served as the exclusive photographer for the Capistrano Connections Academy since 2012. Primary subjects and events involve engagements/weddings, family milestones, maternity, and action photography. Clients have also utilized him for commercial/real estate photography and special events. Thompson launched the studio in its official capacity in 2011.

Lake Elsinore, CA(951) 640-6162


John Galfano Photography

John Galfano Photography, based in the Southern California area, offers portrait photography in the Southern California, Seattle, and San Diego areas. Services include headshots, and headshot sessions include a private online proofing gallery and retouching for two files of the clients choosing. Clients can also access their photo proofs through the John Galfano Photography website. John Galfano, mentored by Peter Hurley, earned his Associate and Mentor status and has over a decade of experience in the industry. He prides himself on coaching his clients during headshot sessions to achieve unique expressions. Past clients include, N2 Publishing, Glen Ivy Hot Springs, and many others.

Temecula, CA(206) 963-4254


Joseph Carroll Photography

Joseph Carroll Photography is a portrait photography studio serving the community of Murrieta. Sessions are available for families and children, babies, high school seniors, expecting mothers, romantic photos, dance, and business headshots, and photos for all categories can be found on the company's site. Individuals can also take a look at the Dreamroom portfolio for a fun take on personal portraits, and additional FAQs, suggestions on clothing to wear, and pricing for sittings can be reviewed online as well. Carroll Pisciotta has won various recognitions including a Fuji Masterpiece award and a New Approach award, and the team is known for the unique and timeless style of its portrait work.

Murrieta, CA(951) 461-8170


Juneberry Photo

Juneberry Photo is owned and operated by Jessie Kenney and serves clients in San Diego and the surrounding areas. Jessie has a private studio but will shoot on location as well. She's a contributing senior photographer for the Lemonade & Lenses Senior Posing Guide, and her work has been featured in Click Magazine, Babiekins Magazine, the Little Warrior Kids Look book, the Petal + Thorn Campaign, and the Pink Chicken NYC Clothing Campaign. Her photography services include senior portraits, teens, fashion, college graduate sessions, and family portraits. Her style focuses on capturing honest personalities and the beauty of light. Customers appreciate her professionalism, fun style, and her great instincts for backgrounds, hair, and makeup.

Murrieta, CA(760) 580-6286


Kelsey Abbot Photography

Kelsey Abbot Photography provides portrait photography services in Murrieta, California and neighboring communities. Its founder, Kelsey Abbot, has built a reputation for her creativity and ability to capture the beauty of life's ordinary moments. Kelsey believes in authenticity and works hard to create naturally lit images that show clients in their element, unscripted, where they forget about the camera and just enjoy themselves. She strives to help clients to relax and savor the occasion with their loved ones. Whether it's a graduation, family reunion, or celebrating romance, Kelsey is committed to helping clients preserve these experiences, which they can relive for years to come.

Murrieta, CA(602) 740-0766


Kristi Jo Photography

Kristi Jo Photography is a photography studio located in Menifee, CA. The company’s photographer specializes in high school senior portraits and has photographed more than 100 high school seniors since going into business in 2011. Sessions should be booked two to three months in advance and include professional hair and makeup, a photo shoot, a style consultation, and professional photo editing and retouching. Session fees do not include print orders and a minimum print order is required with each session. Digital images are also available for purchase with most sessions. Sports photography sessions are also available for a variety of sports, including football, basketball, volleyball, baseball, softball, and water polo.

Menifee, CA(951) 259-7615


Theresa Christine Photography

Theresa Christine Photography specializes in creating distinctive, first-class portraits that satisfy the most discerning customers. The talented Temecula-area photographer focuses on producing one-of-a-kind photos infused with love, passion, and enthusiasm. The dedicated professional features a laid back, easy going style that makes it possible for clients to relax and be themselves in front of the camera. Theresa Christine Photography produces timeless, custom portraits of expectant moms, newborns, and growing children that consistently surpass client expectations. She has an excellent reputation for paying attention to the finest details while applying creative vision that yields an outstanding finished result. Clients with the most exacting standards trust the expert portrait photographer to capture the unique essence and personality of families with impeccable class and style. Theresa Christine Photography commits the highest quality images that clients will treasure for years to come.

Winchester, CA(619) 850-3597


Tiffany Thompson Photography

Established in 2011, Tiffany Thompson Photography is a wedding and portraiture photographer serving clients in the Southern California area. Lead photographer Tiffany Thompson started the business in Las Vegas, but she recently moved to the Murrieta/Temecula area. She strives to capture the special moments in peoples' lives so these can be cherished and remembered forever. Tiffany offers fair prices for her services and extends a 15% discount to military personnel. All her packages come with a CD of high-resolution, printable images. The Tiffany Thompson Photography website hosts an online portfolio to give potential clients clear examples of the photographer’s art style and recent works.

Murrieta, CA(951) 289-4424


W Jennings Photography

W. Jennings Photography is located in Murrieta and serves Southern California including Murrieta, Temecula, Riverside, Corona, San Diego, Los Angeles, and surrounding areas with over ten years of experience in wedding, maternity, newborn, family, model, and commercial photography. W. Jennings, founder and photographer, specializes in using natural light in his photographs and his graphic design background gives his images a unique perspective. In addition to photography, Mr. Jennings is also a videographer and now offers wedding cinematography. The studio is available to travel for photo shoots in destinations in other parts of the state, outside of Southern California. Clients are very pleased with Mr. Jennings' services and enjoy their time with him and his staff.

Murrieta, CA(951) 285-3141


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