Laurels
Best Portrait
Photographers
in Atlanta
2017

Why These Portrait Photographers?

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 Atlanta, GA.

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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.

Belletti Photography

Belletti Photography provides portraits, headshots, wedding, and event services for clients in the Atlanta Metro area. Photographer Shannon Belletti moved to Atlanta in 2006 and formerly worked as a graphic designer. She has since won several awards, including from Wedding Wire Bride’s Choice Awards, Wedding Industry Experts, and Georgia Bridal Association. She is also a member of the Professional Photographers of America and Wedding & Portrait Photographers International.

Douglasville, GA(404) 791-5503

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Chris Golden Photography

Chris Golden Photography specializes in on-location portrait shoots for Atlanta-area customers. His experience includes professional headshots, high school senior portraits, bands and musicians, food and beverage, and product photography. He brings studio lighting equipment and backgrounds with him for photo shoots at his customers’ workplaces, restaurants, and stores. Customers receive a password-protected online gallery to choose photos for print, canvas, and albums.

Alpharetta, GA(770) 364-7017

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Decisive Moment Photography

Decisive Moment Photography provides services for corporate and commercial clients in the Atlanta Metro area. The team of photographers has over a decade of experience and specializes in personalized service. The studio offers custom plans and packages for corporate events, rebranding, and marketing initiatives. Decisive Moment also takes headshot portraits and creative commercial photography.

Decatur, GA(404) 275-5684

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Eric Wittmayer Photography

Eric Wittmayer Photography has served weddings in the Atlanta area for over 30 years. Founded in 1908, Wittmayer Photography is now led by the third-generation of photographers. The studio focuses on services for weddings, portraits, Bar and Bat Mitzvahs, and corporate events. Eric Wittmayer has a Master’s degree in Photography and is a member of the Professional Photographers of America. He has received awards from Georgia Fellowship and the Georgia Professional Photographers Association.

Woodstock, GA(770) 883-6183

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Jason Meek Photography

Jason Meek focuses on portraiture photography for clients in the Atlanta Metro area. He has over 10 years of experience and graduated from Savannah College of Art and Design with a B.F.A. in photography. His work has been featured in magazines, books, and commercial advertising across the country. Jason takes portraits, headshots for corporate/actors/models, engagement and wedding photos, and more. Past clients have included Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta, University of Georgia, and St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

Atlanta, GA(770) 241-1282

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Joseph Richardson

Joseph Richardson is a portrait photographer serving entertainment professionals in the Atlanta Metro area. He takes bright, simple headshots on location and in the studio. He enjoys collaborating with clients for creative photo shoots. Actors and models can book comp card sessions, with professional hair and makeup, about 10 edited images, and a designed comp card included. Joseph also partners with Atlanta Media Alliance and founded Safewood Entertainment.

Tucker, GA(678) 883-3540

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Jules Photography

Jules Photography specializes in untraditional wedding and portrait photos throughout Atlanta and the Southeast. Owner Julie enjoys pushing boundaries, having fun, and collaborating with clients to create amazing photos. Clients highly recommend Julie’s services for her responsiveness, personal attention, and ability to capture personalities on camera.

Kennesaw, GA(404) 828-0441

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Karen Images

Karen Images is a branding specialist and commercial photography studio in Atlanta since 1998. Owners Karen and Troy serve designers, architects, property managers, galleries and frame shops. They also provide portraits for corporate clients and accept select weddings to photograph. Portraits with Karen Images have the quality of a professional ad agency. The studio’s work has been featured on ABC, CBS, NBC, and Fox News. Karen was recognized as Olan Mills Photographer of the Year in 1995 and 1996.

Atlanta, GA(404) 436-8406

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Leah Roth Photography

Leah Roth Photography specializes in music, fashion, and beauty for Atlanta-area clients. Leah’s experience helps her clients to meet their requests quickly. She delivers portraits, headshots, and modeling photos. She has worked as a professional photographer since 2007 and lived in Atlanta for over 10 years. Clients praise Leah Roth Photography as prompt, artistic, and easy to work with.

Atlanta, GA(913) 592-9020

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Matt Boyd

Matt Boyd is an award-winning photographer specializing in pageant, actor, and modeling headshots from his Atlanta-based studio. He is an official Miss America photographer and has been featured on MTV MADE!, Good Morning America, Inside Edition, and Jezebel Magazine. Matt’s wife, Meredith Boyd, offers her skills as a professional makeup artist, including personal instruction sessions with pageant contestants to look flawless on camera.

Smyrna, GA(678) 460-7797

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Nina Parker Studios

Nina Parker Studios specializes in professional headshots for executives, actors, and models in the Atlanta Metro area. The full range of portrait packages available includes personal branding, professional signature, classic shot, and actor/model or lifestyle headshots. Sessions for actors, models, or lifestyle come with two professionally retouched, high-resolution images. Clients can choose to have professional hair and makeup done for an additional charge. Clients recommend Nina Parker’s services for her intuitive talent and personal connection.

Smyrna, GA(770) 330-5414

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Oana Hogrefe Photography

Oana Hogrefe is an Atlanta-based photographer passionate about on-location, natural portraits of maternity, newborns, babies, children, and families. Oana donates her time and talent to several local charities. She is a member of Professional Photographers of America, National Association of Professional Child Photographers, and Digital Wedding Forum. Clients have praised Oana’s work for the fun experience and beautiful results. Oana won the Best of 2012 award on Kudzu.

Atlanta, GA(404) 509-7715

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Paul Amodio Photography

Paul Amodio Photography began in 1995 and is known for fashion and media photography throughout the greater Atlanta area. Paul has experience taking headshots for models, actors, professional entertainers, and others as well as booking event and wedding photography. His style often uses soft, natural light. Clients describe Paul’s work as professional, artistic, and high quality.

Roswell, GA(770) 423-1654

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Photo by Gannon

Photo by Gannon is a creative photographer who has worked over 700 weddings in the Atlanta Metro area and destinations. Annie Gannon Kaufman also takes photos for portraits and commercial clients. She has been featured in Southern Bride, The Knot, DIY Weddings, Occasions Magazine, and more. Photo by Gannon has received a consistent 5-star client rating on Wedding Wire. Clients highly recommend Annie’s services for her creative touch, professionalism, and hard work.

Decatur, GA(404) 447-3117

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Picture Perfect Photography

Picture Perfect Photography takes studio and location portraits, wedding photography, senior portraits, and corporate headshots for clients in the Atlanta Metro area. The portrait studio also delivers photos for parties, events, commercial use, products, passports, and visas. Additional services include photo restoration, retouching, and enhancements. The studio has over 30 years of experience in Atlanta and a team of four professional photographers.

Roswell, GA(770) 993-7129

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Sawyer Photography

Sawyer Photography delivers professional headshots, product photography, and family portraits for clients in the greater Atlanta area. Owners Dan and Gail Sawyer began their first studio in 1984 while living in California. They moved to Georgia 10 years later and opened Sawyer Photography, a full-service custom studio. With experience taking thousands of headshots, Sawyer Photography is trusted by many large brands and companies as well as individuals. Headshots include fast turnaround for retouching, file resizing, and web and print optimization.

Marietta, GA(770) 612-8855

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Tim Harman

Tim Harman is a wedding photographer based in the Atlanta Metro area. Tim began pursuing photography as a teenager and a professional photographer in 2006. He enjoys working with clients before, during, and after their weddings. He has been recognized in multiple contests of The Wedding Photojournalist Association.

Marietta, GA(678) 520-3574

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Vitos St. Rose Photography

Vitos St. Rose Photography specializes in professional headshots, high school senior and family portraits, and commercial and editorial photography for the Atlanta Metro area. Vitos St. Rose works with actors, models, real estate agents, and corporate clients. The 1500-square-foot studio in Mcdonough, Georgia, includes 21x40-foot space for shooting photos, a Hollywood-style makeup room, and the graphic design company Netmix360.

Mcdonough, GA(404) 919-9422

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Your Captivating Moments Photography

Your Captivating Moments Photography specializes in portraits of newborns, families, high school seniors, engagements, weddings, and professional headshots in the greater Atlanta area. The husband and wife photography team value capturing special moments in their clients’ lives. The studio is a member of Professional Photographers of America. Clients highly recommend Your Captivating Moments for relaxing, fun, creative photo shoots.

Marietta, GA(678) 744-3104

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