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Why These Portrait Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Sacramento 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. 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.

ArtPix Portrait Studio

ArtPix Portrait Studio shoots portraits, weddings, and engagements in the Sacramento area. The studio won The Knot Best of Weddings in 2008 and 2009 and Wedding Photographer of the Year by Professional Photographers of Sacramento Valley from 2006 to 2009. The business is a member of Professional Photographers of America, Wedding & Portrait Photographers International, and Digital Photo Pros.

Sacramento, CA 95624


Audrey Perez Photography

Audrey Perez Photography takes outdoor or studio photos of expecting mothers, newborns, kids, families, seniors, and engaged couples. The business provides add-on services including professional makeup application, hair styling, and extra shooting time. Clients give positive feedback for the studio's fun photoshoots and quality photos.

El Dorado Hills, CA 95762


Brenda Bisharat Photography

Brenda Bisharat Photography is run by an award-winning photographer who has been shooting portraits for more than 25 years. The business, based in Gold River, shoots photos of newborns, kids, families, and high school seniors. Brenda Bisharat is a member of Professional Photographers of Sacramento Valley, Professional Photographers of America, the International Registry of Children's Photographers, and the National Association of Photoshop Professionals. The photographer also volunteers her talent for Moment by Moment and Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep.

Gold River, CA 95670


Debbie Thompson Photography

Debbie Thompson Photography has been shooting portraits for more than 15 years. The photography studio's portrait packages include high-resolution photos, an online photo gallery, and complimentary travel within the greater Sacramento area. The business' add-on options include makeup and hair styling, proofs on a USB drive, custom proof albums, gallery wrapped canvas, and custom designed cards. Debbie Thompson is a member of Professional Photographers of America and has won the WeddingWire Couples' Choice Award.

Diana Miller Photography

Diana Miller Photography specializes in kids, family, corporate, and wedding portraits. The business, founded in 1993, is set in a home studio with old stone steps, oak trees, and a creek. Diana Miller founded Little Blessings, a program that photographs chronic and terminally ill babies for free. The photographer is a member of the Association for Wedding Professionals, Professional Photographers of California, Professional Photographers of Sacramento Valley, Wedding and Portrait Photographers, and Professional Photographers of America.

Citrus Heights, CA 95621


Eleakis & Elder Photography

Eleakis & Elder Photography has been photographing Sacramento clients since 1986. The studio shoots photos of families, pets, babies, expecting mothers, kids, graduates, and individuals. The photographers donate their time to the Sacramento Opera and the Sacramento SPCA, and are members of the Professional Photographers of America and Professional Photographers of Sacramento Valley.

Sacramento, CA 95822


Elite Image

The principal photographer for Elite Image has been shooting photos for more than 15 years. The Sacramento photography studio specializes in capturing corporate headshots. The business prints products including banners, posters, displays, apparel, prints, fine art prints, and canvas prints. Clients have praised Elite Image for its beautiful, creative work and accommodating, flexible, and reasonable photographer.

Sacramento, CA 95818


Green Vintage Photography

Green Vintage Photography is a Sacramento portrait photography studio that shoots photos of newborns, kids, families, and high school seniors. The studio fully customizes its sessions to its client's needs and provides up to 75 edited images, print rights, a planning consultation, and a shareable online gallery. Clients have praised Green Vintage Photography for its talented, friendly, and organized photographer.

Sacramento, CA 95816


Jessica LoCicero Photography

Jessica LoCicero Photography has been serving the Sacramento area for more than seven years. The Rocklin-based photography studio captures portraits of high school seniors, families, engagements, expecting mothers, and babies. Jessica LoCicero Photography is a preferred photographer for Shutterfly, and the photographer's work can be seen on Parents.com and in Sacramento Bride & Groom Magazine. Clients say that Jessica LoCicero has affordable prices and creative ideas.

Rocklin, CA 95677


John Decker Photography

John Decker Photography provides portrait photography services for editorial, commercial, and personal clients. The Pulitzer Prize-nominated photographer has more than 20 years of photography experience and has worked as the personal photographer for Governer Arnold Schwartzenegger. John Decker's work has appeared in The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Newsweek, Time, USA Today, the Associated Press, Bloomberg News, and other publications.

Sacramento, CA 95818


K.Smith Photography

The photographer behind K.Smith Photography is licensed and insured and has been shooting photos since she was in college. The studio's portrait sessions include a private online gallery, up to three clothing changes, and the client's choice of location within 25 miles of Sacramento. Clients say that the photographer is polite and professional and takes beautiful photos.

Luke Is the Blacksheep

Luke Is the Blacksheep captures lifestyle portraits, high school senior portraits, professional headshots, and any other kind of portrait. The Woodland photography studio also shoots photos of engagements, weddings, families, kids, and costume portraits. The company's standard photoshoots last up to 90 minutes and include digital images of the edited photos on a CD or delivered digitally. Clients say that the photographer provides a welcoming and friendly service.

Woodland, CA 95776


Nadeen Flynn Photography

Nadeen Flynn Photography specializes in senior, teen, and tween portraits on location. The Rio Oso business also shoots family portraits, still life photos, and landscape photos. Nadeen Flynn runs personalized mentoring programs for aspiring photographers. Clients have praised the photography studio for its fun photoshoots and talented photographer who captures beautiful, distinctive shots.

Rachelle Photography

The founder of Rachelle Photography has been shooting photographs for more than 15 years. The Sacramento photographer captures portraits at the client's choice of location in an hour-long shoot. The studio's work has appeared in Sacramento Bride & Groom, Ultimate MMA, Where to Retire, and Wedding Chicks. The business won The Knot Best of Weddings 2011 and WeddingWire Bride's Choice Awards 2012.

Sacramento, CA 95826


Rudy Meyers Photography

The founder of Rudy Meyers Photography has been shooting photographs for more than 25 years. The Sacramento studio captures lifestyle portraits, professional headshots, corporate portraits, medical portraits, and editorial photos. Clients give positive feedback for the company's passionate, hardworking, and personable photographer.

Sacramento, CA 95816


Ryan Angel Studio

Ryan Angel Studio specializes in a raw and edgy photography style. The Sacramento photography studio shoots lifestyle portraits, corporate headshots, commercial modeling photos, high fashion photos, and portraits of government and city officials. The photographer is a member of Professional Photographers of America and the National Press Photographers Association. Clients give positive feedback for Ryan Angel Studio's professional, kind, and confident photographer.

Sacramento, CA 95834


Sarah Maren Photography

Sarah Maren Photography is made up of a husband and wife team who have more than 30 years of combined photography experience. The studio, based in Roseville, captures lifestyle, pet, high school senior, and family portraits. The photographers also shoot engagement and wedding photos. Clients have give positive feedback for Sarah Maren Photography's kind and talented photographers.

Roseville, CA 95747


Studio 24

Studio 24 specializes in entertainment industry photography. The studio uses natural light to capture professional headshots and has taken hundreds of actor photos over the years. The business' lifestyle portrait package includes hair and makeup, wardrobe styling, online gallery hosting, and full image rights. Studio 24 is accredited by the Better Business Bureau with an A+ rating.

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