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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 Jacksonville, FL.

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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.

Amore’ Studio & Photographic Design

Amore’ Studio & Photographic Design has expertise in traditional and artistic photojournalism throughout the Jacksonville area. Opened in 2007, Amore’ has since created the division of The Wedding & Portrait Photographers, which specializes in preserving life moments to cherish. The Wedding & Portrait Photographers book portrait sessions for infants, children, families, high school seniors, pets, and professional executives. Clients highly recommend the studio’s services for beautiful, high-quality work as well as photo sessions that set clients at ease.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 679-6591


April Peebles Photography

April Peebles Photography focuses on custom fine art portraits of maternity, newborns, babies, children, and families in the greater Jacksonville area. April is known for heirloom folio boxes, framed wall portraits, and storytelling photo sessions. The portrait studio is located in Fleming Island, and April travels for on-location shoots throughout Northeast Florida and worldwide. Clients highly recommend April Peebles Photography for patient, flexible, and skilled portrait sessions.

Fleming Island, FL(904) 868-0732


Chelsea Whiteman Photography

Chelsea Whiteman Photography serves clients in Jacksonville and the surrounding metro areas, specializing in engagement, wedding, portrait, maternity, newborn, pet, and boudoir photos. Clients have praised Chelsea for her professionalism, flexibility, and beautiful photo results. Clients can request the basic portrait package, add-on services, or a full-day photo shoot.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 635-7452


Cherish Live Dream Photography

Cherish Live Dream Photography creates custom portraits for clients located in the Jacksonville area. The boutique studio offers full-service, personalized family, baby, senior, pet, wedding, headshot, and boudoir photography. With Photoshop expertise, Cherish Live Dream enhances every photo to its full potential beyond basic retouching.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 982-7750


Deremer Studios

Deremer Studios has over 10 years of photography experience serving the Jacksonville Metro area. Deremer Studios provides services in commercial, fine art, wedding, and portrait photography. The photography team has expertise with ranging from small events to multi-site, multi-day projects needing multiple photographers and printing services. Deremer Studios has completed over 1,000 photo shoots across the United States. All packages include an average of 100 photos per hour and a CD with all session photos retouched and at full resolution.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 744-1103


Diamond Eyez Photography

Diamond Eyez Photography focuses on female portrait photography in the Jacksonville Metro area. Owner Carissa Glanton studied graphic design at Florida State College and has had her work published by Sophisticated Hair magazine. She offers many types of photo sessions, including for cap and gown portraits, homecoming, pageants, dance teams, modeling, headshots, families and groups, fashion, products, and food. Clients thank Carissa for her exceptional service and talented photo shoots.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 351-6050


Hannah Joy Photography

Hannah Joy Photography was ranked a Top Wedding Photographer in Jacksonville by Top 10 Wedding Vendors. Owner Hannah is a third-generation photographer offering wedding, event, and portrait services. Hannah provides portraits for families, newborns, high school seniors, and individuals. Clients can choose from various session packages any time of year or book mini-sessions in the spring or fall.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 207-2722


Jeffrey Padgett Photography

Jeffrey Padgett Photography specializes in fine art, conceptual photos that tell enduring and captivating stories. Photographer and graphic designer Jeffrey Padgett offers engagement, maternity, and portrait services in the greater Jacksonville area. The studio’s work has been published by Dark Beauty Magazine, MTV, International Business Times Italy, and more.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 304-2691


Joseph Anzalone

Joseph Anzalone is a Jacksonville-based photographer specializing in headshot, commercial, editorial, and fashion photo shoots. With 30 years of experience, Joseph’s work has been published in local and national magazines, advertisements, billboards, and comp cards. His expertise qualifies him for most types of photography, film, and Photoshop projects. Past clients highly recommend Joseph for professional, natural, and skilled portraiture.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 425-5135


Krista Rae Photography

Krista Rae Photography offers a wide range of services for clients in Jacksonville and surrounding areas. Krista’s expertise includes photography for weddings, engagements, portraits, headshots, family, children, and music. She seeks to take photos that capture love, life, and emotion. Clients strongly recommend Krista for her creative, unique style and ability to exceed expectations.

Ponte Vedra Beach, FL(904) 625-6613



LanierStar is a full-time wedding and portrait photography business serving clients in Jacksonville, throughout North and Central Florida, and South East Georgia. Founding LanierStar in 2007, owner Kristen Morgan strives for natural light photos that reveal love, laughter, and candid moments. She takes portraits of couples, families, children, infants, high school seniors, maternity, and pets. She specializes in beach locations with vacationing families. Clients praise Kristen’s work as professional, talented, and great customer service.

Orange Park, FL(904) 639-5960


Laura Michael Photography

Laura Michael Photography books photo sessions in Jacksonville and throughout greater North Florida. Family portraits are a flat fee for a pre-session consultation and one-hour photo shoot. Various photo packages are available to purchase. Past clients strongly recommend working Laura Michael as a professional, energetic, and knowledgeable photographer.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 274-0557


Mike Jackson Photography

Mike Jackson Photography offers portrait, wedding, headshot, and editorial photography services in the Jacksonville Metro area. Clients can choose from a variety of photo packages as well as make special requests. Past clients praise Mike’s work for being professional yet personable and creating naturally-posed portraits.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 703-6453


PETRA Photography

PETRA Photography provides commercial, corporate, event, lifestyle, and portrait photos for clients in the Jacksonville Metro area. Owner Petra Terova studied graphic design and black-and-white portraiture, graduating with a fine arts degree from the University of North Florida. Her portraits focus on natural and candid moments. Clients receive professionally-retouched and color-corrected digital images through an online viewing and proofing gallery. All images come with license-free print releases and can be ordered as archival prints, albums, photo books, and canvas art.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 673-0989


Pose Well Studios

Pose Well Studios specializes in headshots, editorial, and commercial photography throughout the greater Jacksonville area. Photographer Agnes Lopez has worked with Fortune 500 companies, magazines, national broadcast celebrities, models, and small business owners. Her clients include HGTV Magazine, Tiffany & Co., Thomson Reuters, and CVS Pharmacy. Headshot sessions include two looks, hair and makeup, two retouched images, and 40-60 released photos. The comp card package features three looks, hair and makeup, five retouched images, and 100-150 photos with full rights.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 477-8516


Renee Parenteau Photography

Renee Parenteau Photography has served diverse clients in the Jacksonville Metro area since 2007. Celebrity photographer Renee Parenteau offers professional headshots, group portraits, commercial and magazine photo shoots, and special event photography. Renee has over 25 years of professional experience in many fields and has seen the world as a makeup artist. Her clients include Jacksonville mayors, corporate businesses, and nonprofit leaders. Individual clients can request traditional or contemporary headshots, the Celebrity Experience, and Black Book photo sessions.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 236-5337


Tiffany Manning :: Pictures

Tiffany Manning :: Pictures focuses on portrait, lifestyle, and campaign photography in the Jacksonville Metro area. Tiffany’s work has been published by Encore! magazine, First Coast Magazine, and advertising for Vue Optical. Owner Tiffany Manning also started the Feminine Souls Project, where she shares close-up portraits of women of all ages, races, and styles.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 207-0369


Wishing Well Photography

Wishing Well Photography takes in-home and on-location photos of children, families, maternity, and high school seniors in Jacksonville and surrounding cities. Katherine Espano has worked as a professional photographer since 2008. Her photo collections come with hand-edited, high-resolution images for download in color and black-and-white. Clients can order specialty printed images through an online gallery.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 874-5850


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