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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 analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best portrait photographers in Louisville, KY.

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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.

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Andrew Kung Photography

Andrew Kung Photography is a full-production commercial and advertising photography company whose office and studio is in Louisville but serves clients in cities across the United States. The company’s areas of expertise are brand development, digital marketing, editorial, architecture, interior design, product, culinary, as well as portrait photography. The firm's president and creative director Andrew Kang is assisted by a team comprising stylists, photographers, and cinematographers with commercial experience ranging from 3 to 15 years.

Louisville, KY 40208


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Anna K Photography

Anna K Photography offers wedding photography and portraiture services throughout Louisville. Although Anna draws most of her business from Louisville, she has other clients in Boston, Charleston, Salt Lake City, and Seattle. She will also gladly accept overseas assignments. One of her dreams has been to cover a wedding in Europe, especially Italy. Her wedding collections include a complimentary engagement session, a second photographer, a personal online gallery, and edited wedding-day images that come with full copyrights.

Louisville, KY 40206


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Ash Wright

Ash Wright is a Louisville photographer who specializes in commercial projects, headshots, live music, fashion, and other events. Over the years Ash has built an impressive fashion portfolio featuring work done for stylists, designers, magazines, and models. In the past decade, the photographer has also covered events such as parties, speeches, conferences, fundraisers, and many corporate events. Ash has embraced the opportunities offered by working in a city famed for its music and has developed skills in live music photography. His colorful pictures are delivered within 24 hours of the music event.

Louisville, KY 40208


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Ben Marcum Photography

Although Ben Marcum had harbored a love for photography since his teenage years, he only started practicing the art seven years ago when he established Ben Marcum Photography to serve clients in Louisville. In the twenty years before that, Ben had worked as a theater sound engineer and composer. In keeping with his theater background, Ben specializes in acting headshots, as well as portraits, corporate, and social media headshots.

Louisville, KY 40202


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Brian Bohannon Photography

Brian Bohannon runs a freelance photography business in Louisville. For the past 20 years, Brian has shot portraits and general images for individual and corporate clients. Brian is a trained photojournalist whose media clients include the Associated Press and other local news media companies. His company Brian Bohannon Photography has experience with environmental photography, handout photos, headshots, and event coverage.

Louisville, KY 40205


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Brook Hollis Photography

Brook Hollis Photography is a lifestyle portrait photography business serving clients both on location and from its studio in Georgetown. The company is owned and run by photographer Brook Hollis. Brook has been working professionally for four years though she first developed an interest in photography in 1998. She specializes in children, lifestyle, family photography. Brook also handles special events like children’s birthday parties and will travel to shoot at locations all over southern Indiana, but will ask clients to cover the transport cost.

Georgetown, IN 47122


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Craig Paul Studio

Craig Paul has run an award winning family, children, headshot, and weddings journalistic portraiture studio in Louisville. Craig has worked as a photographer since 1996 and won the coveted Senior Photographers International Presidential Award for his seniors’ photography work. His headshot service comes in art, signature and executive packages. All three include indoor sessions of varying lengths and unlimited clothing changes while the signature and executive packages offer additional options for on-location sessions. Craig’s fiancee and fellow Art and Design Masters degree holder helps him run the Craig Paul Studio.

Louisville, KY 40243


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Fancy is owned by a photographer who began taking pictures in 2007 after quitting a career in the financial services industry. She opened the studio in 2011 with a special emphasis on women. Fancy specializes in beauty shoots, weddings, and headshots, but the founder’s broader aspiration is to use “phototherapy” to empower women so they can overcome everyday stresses and use their talents to live more fulfilling lives.

Louisville, KY 40206


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Fusion Photography

Fusion Photography is a photography service in Louisville. The company is run by a photojournalism graduate who has taken pictures of 171 beautiful brides and 112 smiling babies over a long career. The company's photographers take professional headshots both on location and at the company's studio. Fusion Photography also offers service packages for weddings, seniors, engagements, and special family events.

Louisville, KY 40206


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Image Detail

Image Detail provides Louisville businesses with product photography and corporate headshot services. The company’s clients include marketing agencies, and both established and growing companies. Image Detail’s services are anchored on years of experience, the use of leading-edge equipment, and a passion for building lasting client relationships. The company’s founder has spent the last 15 years traveling the world on commercial, wedding, fashion, band, and product photography assignments.

Louisville, KY 40222


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JR Photographic

JR Photographic is a Louisville photography business run by Jerry Ran. Jerry has worked as a professional photographer for past 18 years. Over that period the company has built expertise for real estate, events, portraits, and commercial photography as well as digital imaging services. To keep up with the ever-changing photography trends and technology, Jerry attends workshops, seminars, and conventions. The company is proud of its A+ Better Business Bureau rating and Professional Photographers of America membership.

Louisville, KY 40220


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Kylene’s Photography

Kylene spent 10 years in newspaper journalism before setting up her photography studio in Louisville. She has loved photography from a young age, drawing inspiration from her father who has run a successful photography business for the last 40 years. They recently partnered and together offer services for weddings, family events, and other special assignments. The studio also serves enterprise customers in niches such as food, fitness, lifestyle, and furniture. Kylene is a member of the Professional Photographers of America.

Louisville, KY 40205


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Lizzie Loo Photographs

Lizzie Loo Photographs is a Louisville company serving clients with weddings, engagements, children’s and lifestyle photography needs. The firm’s lifestyle shoots last between one and two hours, covering standard family portraits, daily routines, and snuggles. These yield 50-75 pictures fully copyrighted digital images that are delivered on USB drives. Children and weddings packages are offered with the same or more options but at varying depths and charges. All images are available for download from an online gallery.

Louisville, KY 40065


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Meagan Jordan Photography

Meagan Jordan provides photography services for weddings, families, elopements, artists, actors, and models in Louisville. She is an experienced photographer who holds an Art and Design degree where she majored in documentary photography. The photographer has run Meagan Jordan Photography since graduation. Meagan maintains a personal collection that features work on subjects that are close to her heart. These include abandoned buildings and live music concerts.

Louisville, KY 40206


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Photography and Design by Lauren

Photography and Design by Lauren offers wedding, engagement, senior, and fashion photography services to clients in Louisville. Lauren’s portfolio features colorful weddings and engagement pictures, as well as heartwarming senior collections. The wedding packages start at $500 for two-hour long sessions. All the collections come with high-resolution digital images with a print release. Others include a second photographer option and a print credit or complementary canvas photo book.

Louisville, KY 40222


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Robert Burge Photography

Robert Burge returned to Louisville in 2001 to start a photography business after years working as a photojournalist. He has worked for many newspapers and magazines. His work has been featured in ESPN Magazine, New York Post, Matrix, Martha Stewart Weddings, California Thoroughbred, and Habitat for Humanity International, among many other publications. Since establishment, Robert Burge Photography has worked on many commercial projects and documentary weddings. The company also provides services for engagements and special family events.

Louisville, KY 40223


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Sniper Photo

Sniper Photo offers commercial, trade show, headshot, and event photography and videography services to corporate clients in Louisville. The company prides itself on “lightning fast turnaround time” and will deliver processed images within 24 hours. Sniper Photo’s image editing systems are backed up on secondary devices to ensure clients’ images are never lost. While the company can shoot from its studio, it feels on-location portraits tell better stories of the subject’s hobbies or profession while benefiting from as much natural light as possible.

Louisville, KY 40204


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Tammy Howell Photography

Tammy Howell Photography is a photography business serving clients in Louisville. The studio's owner Tammy Howell blends photojournalism and modern portraiture styles to take pictures of seniors, newborn babies, and wedding functions. The photographer offers storybook, flush mount, and coffee table album options as well as engagement signature books. Tammy's work has been featured in the Louisville Bride Magazine. Onewed.com also named her Best of 2008 Vendors in their wedding photography category.

Louisville, KY 40272


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Tammy Young Photography

Tammy Young Photography has offered professional photography services in Louisville for the past eight years. The photography service takes family portraits, babies, and seniors photographs. Owner Tammy Young holds a degree in communications with a specialization in graphic design. That particular expertise shows itself in the personal-photo-branded handbags, gift, and greeting cards that her business also sells.

Louisville, KY 40245


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Tyler Lizenby

Tyler Lizenby works as a photographer in Scottsburg. He branched into still photography after spending six years working in television production. Tyler specializes in portraiture and live concert photography but prefers to work with clients who share his ethos of dignity and style. He enjoys portraying artists whose work evokes classic concert photography reminiscent of the 1960s and 1970s.

Scottsburg, IN 47170


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