Best Portrait
Photographers in
Arlington Heights

Why These Portrait Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Arlington Heights 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. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Britt Anderson Photography

As a former teacher seeking a creative outlet through photography, Britt Anderson is delighted to be able to work with clients to capture special moments. Specializing in child, high school senior, family, and engagement portraiture, Anderson is based in Lake County, Illinois, and serves areas from Kenosha to the North Shore. The high school senior sessions are planned with discussions about locations and styling. The photo session lasts about two hours. A senior yearbook mini session includes high-resolution images and one print. Individual and family portrait sessions result in 20 to 30 digital images in an online gallery within two weeks of the session.

Libertyville, IL 60048


Dale Horn Photography

Since 1988, Dale Horn Photography in Hawthorn Woods, IL has been serving the Chicagoland area. Owner Dale Horn specializes in senior photos, family portraits, child portraits, and wedding photography. Horn works to give clients a fun and relaxed environment in which he is able to make creative images that reflect the subject's personality. The studio offers competitive pricing and strives to get total satisfaction from every client. Horn provides outdoor and studio locations, with several backgrounds available. Dale Horn Photography has an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau. Reviewers say Horn is professional, personal, and skilled at posing subjects.

Hawthorn Woods, IL 60047


IvarPix Photography

Located in Lincolnshire, IL, and working with clients from the north suburban communities of Chicago, IvarPix provides professional portrait and event photography. The owner and head photographer, Ravi Ganapathy, strives to learn as much detail as possible about a client and the essence of their personality because of the emphasis he places on meeting and exceeding a client’s needs. Using professional grade equipment from Nikon on every shoot, he specializes in weddings, bar and bat mitzvahs, individuals and families, as well as theater and dance. Establishing his business in 2008, Ravi is a member of the Professional Photographers of America, and he provides free quotes to prospective clients via email or over the phone.

Lincolnshire, IL 60069


Merkle’s Commercial Photography, Inc

Merkle’s Commercial Photography, Inc. is a commercial photography company located in Addison, IL. The company is owned by John Merkle, who has more than 30 years of experience photographing products, people, and food for catalogs, websites, brochures, advertising, magazines, and annual reports. His studio includes a comfortable client lounge, full working kitchen, private dressing room, 14-foot ceiling, interior loading dock, drive-in overhead door, wireless photography, and ample parking. His portfolio includes photos of products, people, food, cars, trucks, and locations. Merkle has worked with a variety of large brands, including, Keebler, K-Mart, Rubbermaid, Sears, Sherwin Williams, Mid-America Bank, Serta, Follett Books, York Refrigeration, and First Alert.


Founded in 2011, OKSANA KAMI Portraits is a professional portrait photographer that serves the Arlington Heights metro area. Kami uses inspiration from fine art and magazine styling to create timeless portraits. OKSANA KAMI Portraits offers individual, family, personal branding, and intimate boudoir sessions in its private photography studio. Kami has a Masters in Art History from Lviv National Academy of Arts and earned the Silver in the Portrait Masters Images Awards 2019.

21 E Northwest Hwy, Suite 1-C
Palatine, IL 60067


Romy Modlin Photography

Romy Modlin Photography is a studio specializing in portrait and event photography in Plano, Texas and surrounding areas. Photographer Romy Modlin is a member of Professional Photographers of America and has over 15 years of experience shooting pictures in her own creative style. She has worked with individuals for head shots, family portraits, senior pictures, and more and is available for multiple occasions like mitzvahs, parties, and corporate events. She has also produced photography for products and interiors requested by various companies. Past clients would recommend sessions with Romy for her artistic talent, professional, detail-oriented attitude, and quick turn around.

Deerfield, IL 60015


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