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Bettinger Photography

2431 South University Boulevard, Denver, CO 80210
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Bettinger Photography is a studio that takes on portrait requests from clients in Englewood and nearby cities. Its portrait photographers specialize in family, senior high school, children, and couples shoots. Other services that the studio offers include pictorial services, class composites, and business headshots. Bettinger Photography has an outdoor garden studio where sets are designed to suit a client's theme. Preference for a specific outdoor location can be discussed during the consultation process. The family-owned studio has been in operation for over 60 years.

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4.7 / 5 (85)
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4.0 / 5 (32)

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Blue Talon Photography

2686 West Alamo Avenue, Littleton, CO 80120
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Blue Talon Photography is a boutique portrait studio serving clients in and around Englewood. Its services include portrait, family, and wedding photography, as well as senior photography. Its full-service studio consists of a makeup and dressing room and a screening room for photograph viewing. Its portrait photography sessions can also be held outdoors, depending on the client's preferred location. The studio produces a variety of photo art such as photo albums, collages, books, and wall art. It also provides clients with digital copies.

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5.0 / 5 (89)
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5.0 / 5 (19)

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Christine June Photography

6224 South Jackson Street, Centennial, CO 80121
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Christine June Photography is a portrait photography business that caters to Englewood and nearby areas. Started as a photographer after earning her BFA in photography in 2003, owner Christine June handles a wide range of photography sessions, including maternity, milestones, children, seniors, and families. She walks the client through the entire process from initial consultation to hanging the artwork in their home. She aims to celebrate every union and family, regardless of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or immigration status.

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David Sutphin Photography Studio

925 West Kenyon Avenue, Englewood, CO 80110
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David Sutphin Photography Studio is a company in Englewood that offers different types of portraiture. Its portrait photographer conducts custom family portrait sessions, taking at most two hours in duration at a single location. David provides client consultations to discuss necessary details, such as location and clothing styles. His portraiture service cover character and executive headshots and custom individual portraits for children, spouses, and entertainers. With over 40 years of photography experience, David specializes in environmental and business headshots.

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Denver Headshot Co - Portrait Studio

3455 Ringsby Court, Denver, CO 80216
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Denver Headshot Co is a portrait studio headquartered in Denver. Serving clients throughout Englewood and the surrounding areas, the studio specializes in portrait photography services for individuals, companies, personal branding, and professionals. It offers classic and custom headshots in a studio or outdoor setting. The clients will choose their backgrounds for portrait sessions and then select the images they want to be edited after the shoot. Jackie, founder of Denver Headshot Co, has over a decade of industry experience as a professional photographer.

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Element One Photography

5737 S Prince St, Littleton, CO 80120
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Element One Photography is based in Littleton and provides its services to nearby areas such as Englewood. It is a locally owned and operated photography company that started in 2007. Element One Photography provides services for maternity, newborn, engagement, family, and boudoir photos. It also offers senior pictures, boudoir portraits, and professional headshots. Additionally, Element One Photography offers a diverse selection of shooting locations and backgrounds aimed at making each session unique for its client.

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Encore Wedding and Portrait Photography

Columbine Valley, CO 80123
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Encore Wedding and Portrait Photography is a portrait photography business serving the Greater Englewood area. It offers wedding, family, and senior high school photography services. Owner Gail started her photography career nine years ago and has worked with numerous talented photographers, allowing her to learn more about her craft. Encore Wedding and Portrait Photography's style is photojournalistic and candid. All family, senior, and wedding packages include a CD with all images in high resolution and a personal website that displays all the photos.

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Gary Sheer Photography

3234 South Pearl Street, Englewood, CO 80113
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Gary Sheer Photography is a company established by Denver-based photographer, Gary Sheer. He offers professional photography services in Englewood for concerts, weddings, and corporate events. He also shoots individual and family portraits, as well as headshots that help his clients build professional profiles. His artistic process starts with previsualization. This helps him imagine the ideal final product before he starts taking photos. His portfolio includes various shots capturing live music performances and band shots. His services cover everything from shooting to editing.

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Kelly Weaver Photography

2516 W. Main Street, Littleton, CO 80120
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Kelly Weaver Photography is a portrait photography studio that has been serving Englewood and nearby areas for almost two decades. Kelly accommodates high school seniors, professionals, and individuals for their online dating profiles, personal branding, and corporate re-branding needs. She holds photo session planning with clients to understand more about them, the business they represent, and the target audience of the marketing materials they intend to produce. Furthermore, she helps clients build well-designed websites and develop social media.

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Mountain View Photo

4 West Dry Creek Circle, Littleton, CO 80120
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Mountain View Photo is a photography studio located in Littleton that also serves clients from its neighboring Denver suburb, Englewood. Tim Mosher, who founded this business in 2002, has over three decades of experience in portrait and wedding photography sessions. He creates images through Canon EOS-5D Mark IV cameras, and the pictures are shot in raw, JPEG format. Photo qualities such as color temperature, exposure, and contrasts are adjustable. Portfolios include family and senior portraits, as well as business headshots.

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Stewart Photography LLC.

4595 South Lincoln Street, Englewood, CO 80113
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Stewart Photography LLC. is an Englewood-based photography firm that has been specializing in portrait images since 2018. The business is owned by Thomas Stewart, a photographer who began his career through nature exploration but eventually discovered his love for capturing life's moments into long-lasting pictures. Stewart Photography LLC. offers family photography sessions and highlights each family member's genuine connection with one another. The firm also offers individual portraits, personal branding headshots, and pet photoshoots.

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Van Buren Photography

Littleton, CO
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Van Buren Photography is a portrait photography studio in Littleton that has been serving the metro, Englewood, and nearby areas for 15 years. Katie offers maternity, newborn, children, and family photography services. She leads a team of wedding photographers who considers the job as both an opportunity and a privilege and performs the documentation of the event inconspicuously. Their packages include flush-mount leather and parent albums that are book-bound in either leather, cameo, acrylic, or metal covers.

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Whiskey // Media // Studios

2435 South Broadway, Denver, CO 80210
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Whiskey // Media // Studios is an agency that offers portrait photography services for professionals in Englewood and nearby cities. The agency's portrait photographers take headshots at their Denver-based studio or the client's preferred location. They have photographed people of various professions including real estate agents, technology executives, and chefs. Prior to the photo session, they provide consultations on how to pose properly and how to show the right expressions to achieve the client's desired results. The agency also offers food, beverage, and branding photography.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Introduction

Portrait photography can be the perfect way to capture special moments for adults, children, couples, and families. It's a popular option for occasions, such as graduations, weddings, birthdays, and various milestones reached throughout childhood. However, you don't need a special reason to get a portrait professionally done, as there are many photographers eager to work with new clients at a reasonable rate.

Professional portrait photography takes years of practice, and the right photographer can achieve results that go far beyond the typical selfie. A magnificent portrait can bring out the subject's inner qualities, allowing their unique personality to shine through for generations to cherish.

What is portrait photography?

Portrait photography is the art of capturing a sitter's likeness with a camera. While this may sound as simple as snapping a quick shot with your mobile phone, the truth is that a truly good portrait photo is difficult to achieve. The goal of a high-quality photo is to capture the personality and emotions behind the subject.

What is the history of portrait photography?

Since the invention of the first camera in 1839, portraits have been one of the most popular kinds of photos. However, way back when, photos needed an exposure time of 20 minutes or more, meaning you would need to sit completely still for that time or else end up with a blurry image.

Where can you learn portrait photography?

Many art schools across the country offer degrees in photography, and some even have specialized classes in portraiture. This can be a good option for young photographers who want a well-rounded skill set. However, many dedicated portrait photographers are self-taught and rely on their portfolios to serve as their credentials.

How do you start a portrait photography business?

Before starting a portrait studio, it's best to gain experience shooting your friends and family so you have a strong portfolio to show clients. Once you're confident in your work, try making a website where you can direct new businesses interested in having their pictures taken.

How to eliminate shadows in portrait photography?

The secret behind many photographers' success is that photography is 50% editing. If you're working digitally, you can open up your pictures in editing software, such as Adobe Photoshop, and use its digital tools to manipulate shadows and highlights. If you prefer to work analog, the best way to mitigate shadows is proper lighting.

What are the four categories of portrait photography?

The four categories of portrait photography are constructionist, candid, environmental, and creative.

  1. Constructionist photographs involve working with a photographer who will sit you in different poses and lighting to create the perfect shot from the ground up.
  2. Candid photos are taken with minimal setup, trying to capture their subject in the moment.
  3. Environmental photos try to capture subjects in their natural environment.
  4. Creative photography uses a variety of experimental techniques and elements to create an original image.

How many different types of portrait photography are there and what are they?

Within the four categories of portrait photography mentioned above, there are countless types of styles and approaches used by photographers today. Some of them include traditional, lifestyle, glamor, fine art, conceptual, surreal, and abstract.

How much is a portrait photographer?

Usually, portrait photographers charge per session, though the total cost can range widely. On the low end of the spectrum, you can find photographers who will charge $150 for a two-hour session. Other photographers may charge $500 per session or more.

What makes a photo a portrait?

A photo is a portrait if its intention is to capture the emotion, personality, or essence of a human being or pet. Usually, a portrait focuses on the face, though some portrait photographers include the full body.

How can I learn portrait photography?

There are many how-to photographer books that can teach you the basics of portrait photography. If you're looking to round out your skill set, getting a degree at an accredited college can be another good option.

What\'s the best camera for portrait photography?

If your goal is to take professional-quality photos, a DSLR camera is a good bet, as it can achieve a high resolution and allows you to switch lenses for different effects. There are many models available by top brands, such as Nikon and Canon.

Should props be included in a portrait?

Traditional portrait photography rarely includes props, though many photographers believe the right prop can add personality to the image. If you're going to use a prop, make sure it adds something meaningful to the photo or reveals something about your sitter.

What are some examples of portrait photography techniques?

One useful trick when taking a portrait with artificial light is to diffuse your light source. Rather than have harsh spotlights on your sitter, reflect it off a nearby wall for a more natural effect. You can also try using gels, which can change the color of the light.

Who are the most famous master portrait photographers?

In the early 1900s, Man Ray and Ansel Adams were two of the most famous portrait photographers, producing fine art images with famous and non-famous subjects. Today, Annie Leibovitz is one of the most recognized names in portrait photography.

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