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Best Wedding Photographers in Deerfield

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Our goal is to connect people with the best local professionals. We scored Deerfield Wedding 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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Northbrook, IL 60062

Why choose this provider?

BRYLAND Photography is a wedding photography studio that is based out of Chicago. They are committed to providing meticulous, bespoke wedding photography collections to their clients. BRYLAND Photography works with their clients to design elegant, timeless wedding photos. They have more than 10 years of experience in the wedding photography industry and can travel anywhere in the world for destination weddings and engagement sessions. BRYLAND Photography offers free consultations and more than 30 wedding photo package options. They request that clients contact them well in advance of their wedding date. BRYLAND Photography has received positive reviews for their attention to detail and for their high-quality, consistent work.

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We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.
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Website
Northbrook, IL 60062

Why choose this provider?

Brian Morrison Photography provides a wide range of high-quality services to people and businesses throughout the entire Chicago area. Its certified leader Brian Morrison is a recipient of multiple industry awards from various competitions and general listings, spanning over nearly a decade. His versatile services range from wedding photography, including fine art pieces, corporate and private events of all types and sizes, as well as headshots for a variety of needs and businesses, non-profits and individuals. Brian Morrison has a fun and open-minded, yet highly professional and thorough photojournalistic approach that seamlessly blend his artistic and technical expertise. In addition, Morrison has two degrees in Photography, has been a member of the Professional Photographers of America for over 10 years and was the President of another association.

Reputation:

We scour the internet for reviews from well-known resources. Each provider is evaluated based on the quality and quantity of their reviews, their presence on multiple review sites, and their average minimum rating.
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Yelp
4.0 / 5 (5)

Website
Northbrook, IL 60062

Why choose this provider?

PJ Photography is a wedding photographer and a company owned by George Nwia. This service provider is located in Northbrook, IL, and covers assignments and events in neighboring cities as well. The wedding photography packages offered by PJ Photography are varied, depending on the needs and budget of their clients. It may be comprised of 1 or 2 photographers and with one assistant or none. Typically, they cover the ceremony and reception of the wedding, and with a proof book, album, and DVD, among others. George Nwia of PJ Photography also does photography services for engagements, Panos, bar and bat mitzvahs, and portraits. Reviews about the work of PJ Photography have been astounding, making this company by George Nwia a preferred and highly recommended one.

Reputation:

We scour the internet for reviews from well-known resources. Each provider is evaluated based on the quality and quantity of their reviews, their presence on multiple review sites, and their average minimum rating.
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Yelp
5.0 / 5 (4)

Professionalism:

We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.
5.0
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Website
Highland Park, IL 60035

Why choose this provider?

Zi Studio is owned and operated by photographer Slav Zinger. Based in Highland Park, Zinger offers his services in the Chicago, Illinois area, and also travels within the United States and abroad. In addition to weddings, Zinger offers photo packages for special occasions like bar mitzvahs as well as portraits and fashion photography. After shooting the images, he personally selects the best photographs and edits them to create the final product. Customers of Zi Studio praise the professionalism of its photographers and their artistic dedication to capturing perfect images. They further compliment the touch-up work and fine tuning Zinger performed on their photos, which they believe enhanced the overall quality of their pictures.

Professionalism:

We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.
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Website
Libertyville, IL 60048

Why choose this provider?

Studio West Photography is a Libertyville, Illinois based photography studio specializing in engagement and wedding portraiture. In addition, the studio also works extensively in the fields of commercial, lifestyle, and childhood photography. Studio West maintains an active social media presence and features a broad portfolio of past project work on its website for the benefit of clients looking to see the type of work the company is capable of producing. Studio West edits all its images before returning them to its clients and is capable of generating prints and other hard copy reproductions for its clients upon request. Prospective customers can contact the studio by phone or via its website to schedule an appointment.

Reputation:

We scour the internet for reviews from well-known resources. Each provider is evaluated based on the quality and quantity of their reviews, their presence on multiple review sites, and their average minimum rating.
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Facebook
5.0 / 5 (23)
Google
5.0 / 5 (5)

Professionalism:

We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.
5.0
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Friendliness
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Detail

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Introduction

    Because of the sheer number of weddings that happen each year, wedding photography is a booming industry. Couples engaged to be married should take great care in finding a wedding photographer before their big day that suits their style.

    Many people think all wedding photographers are virtually the same, but this is incorrect. Some photographers prefer unusual arrangements, angles, and uses of light in their images. They may also have unique styles and filters when editing wedding photos. This makes it very important if you're planning on getting married and looking for a photographer to take the time to find one whose style aligns with what you're looking for.
  • What does a wedding photographer do?

    Wedding photographers take pictures of the wedding ceremony, the bridesmaids and groomsmen, and the families of the bride and groom. They also often photograph the major events of the reception and the guests to help preserve memories of the entire affair.

  • What makes a good wedding photographer?

    A good wedding photographer can faithfully recreate special memories, taking care to capture the most important moments of the wedding and reception. They're able to fulfill the requests of the couple getting married and help them choose the best images from the event.

  • How do I pick a wedding photographer?

    Couples can find their wedding photographer by asking friends and family for recommendations or checking out local listings. It's important to review portfolios, pricing, and availability. When you've picked a few that pique your interest, speak to them in person to make sure they're a good fit.

  • What should I ask a wedding photographer?

    Before you make a final decision about your wedding photographer, you'll want to ask several important questions, such as:

    • Can we see your portfolio?
    • How many weddings have you shot?
    • How much do require for a deposit?
    • What packages are available in our price range?
    • What is your editing style?

  • How much does a wedding photographer cost?

    The cost of a wedding photographer depends on various factors, including their experience, photo packages, and the length of time you need them. According to Brides.com, a wedding photographer can charge anywhere between $1,000 and $10,000 for their services.

  • Why are wedding photographers so expensive?

    A wedding photographer's fee reflects their experience, training, and ability to fulfill your vision and requests. The time needed to complete the process for a single wedding makes a difference as well. For a standard eight to 10 hour wedding, a photographer may spend as much as double that culling and editing photos.

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