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Best Family Photographers in Nashville, TN

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Our goal is to connect people with the best local professionals. We scored Nashville Family 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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Nashville, TN 37211

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5.0 (11)

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Karen Halbert Photography provides natural light family photography in the Nashville area. Karen, who has been in business for over a decade, brings a fresh look to family images by mixing traditional portraiture with a modern lifestyle perspective. She maintains a casual work style with her clients to keep sessions comfortable and stress levels low. Her offerings include sessions for kids, families and seniors and work on locations and at her studio.

Brentwood, TN 37027

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5.0 (6)
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5.0 (4)

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Meredith Teasley Photography was founded in 2011 in Brentwood and serves the Nashville metro area with family and portrait photography services. Aside from family photography she also works on special events and weddings and finds her inspiration in forming positive relationships with all of her clients. She aims to help her clients tell their stories through timeless and unique photos and to capture connections between loved ones. Meredith has a background in accounting and theology but found her passion in pursuing photography. Her work has been featured in a variety of publications including Southern Weddings, The Pink Bride, and Minted.

Franklin, TN 37067

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5.0 (14)
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5.0 (13)

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Liza Hippler Photography is located in Franklin and serves the Nashville metro region with portrait and lifestyle photography. She aims to create magazine-style portraits and to let families be themselves when she captures unique connections between them. Liza Hippler offers services in a range of areas such as family photography, newborn photography, maternity photography, professional headshots and music artist photography. She also offers wall decor designs for photos so that clients can enjoy customized memories for years to come. What Liza believes sets her apart is that she aims to take the time to get to know her clients’ personal style in order to tailor experiences to their tastes.

3234 Boyd Mill Ave, Franklin, TN 37064

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4.8 (112)
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5.0 (76)
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5.0 (3)

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Misty Westebbe Photography in Franklin, Tennessee that serves families throughout the Nashville, Tennessee, area. The studio has been in business for more than a decade and provides family portrait sessions to families and other groups. It also offers a variety of other services, including headshots, as well as maternity, newborn, children, and high school portraits. Misty Westebbe, the company's lead photographer is certified through the Professional Photographers of America association.

Nashville, TN 37203

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5.0 (38)

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Rachel Moore Photography is located in Nashville and serves the metro region with high-quality wedding and family portraiture and photography products. Rachel has been passionate about photography her whole life and honed her hobby in high school after which she received a college degree in photography in 2010. She launched her business soon after graduation and now has nearly a decade of experience working with special events, engagements, weddings, children, expecting mothers, and families. Rachel's work has been featured in a number of publications including Southern Living, Southern Weddings, Style Me Pretty, Classic Bride, and more. "

Antioch, TN 37013

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Jen Wood Photography is a professional photography service based in Nashville that specializes in family, baby, newborn, children, and maternity services. Founder Jen lives with her family in Nashville and has worked with photography for over three decades. She strives to make her work genuine and sentimental and to provide high-quality products with a personalized touch. Examples of her wide range of work and styles can seen on her website. Past clients rave on social media about Jen’s level of experience, professionalism, and her ability to capture unique occasions and moments.

Nashville, TN 37206

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5.0 (1)

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Harmony Designs Photography’s boutique studio is located in Nashville and serves customers throughout the metro region. Harmony Designs specializes in fine art family, newborn, and pet photography. The team also offers unique handmade and custom art products in Five Points as a part of the vibrant artist community of East Nashville. Photographer April has been creating art her whole life and holds a degree in Fine Arts Photography from Ohio University. She founded Harmony Designs in 2004 so she could move back to her native Tennessee and has since gained over a decade of experience capturing special moments for families throughout the area.

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Elizabeth Clements Photography

Nashville, TN 37211

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5.0 (2)

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Elizabeth Clements Photography is a studio focusing on expectant mothers, babies, children, and families in the Nashville metro area and other parts of Middle Tennessee. Founder Elizabeth is a native of Knoxville who has a background in working with young children as an elementary school teacher. She is passionate about capturing families and their children in their natural settings and in creating authentic memories that can last for generations. She regularly shoots in outdoor environments but also offers her own indoor studio setting in Nashville. Elizabeth comes from a military family and provides special discounts to veterans for her photography services.

Brentwood, TN 37027

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Cortney Smith Photography is based in Brentwood and serves customers throughout Nashville with family, special event, baby, and children’s photography. Founder Cortney strives to capture genuine emotions and specializes in uncovering authentic moments between loved ones in unposed and natural settings. Her approach is to be a storyteller who crafts narratives that show off different personalities and tastes within a family. Cortney offers a combination of pricing and package options for family and event photography that can be customized to meet different needs. Past customers rave about her efficiency, friendliness, and patience during shooting sessions.

Hendersonville, TN 37075

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5.0 (7)

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Megan Stark Photography is a Hendersonville-based photographer who specializes in weddings, special events, family portraits, and newborn sessions. Megan strives to help her customers remember all the important milestones in a family’s life by preserving precious memories through her photography and portraiture. Megan spent nearly a decade photographing weddings and other life events in Los Angeles before relocating to Nashville in 2015. She is also still available for Southern California bookings and travels often back and forth throughout the year. Her reviews on Wedding Wire praise Megan for her professionalism and attention to detail.

Compare our Top Family Photographers

NameExpertise RatingAddressPromotionsLearn more
Karenhalbert Photography
Nashville, TN 37211
Meredith Teasley Photography
Brentwood, TN 37027
Liza Hippler Photography
Franklin, TN 37067
Misty Westebbe Photography
3234 Boyd Mill Ave, Franklin, TN 37064
Rachel Moore Photography
Nashville, TN 37203
Jen Wood Photography
Antioch, TN 37013
Harmony Designs Photography
Nashville, TN 37206
Elizabeth Clements Photography
Nashville, TN 37211
Cortney Smith Photography
Brentwood, TN 37027
Megan Stark Photography
Hendersonville, TN 37075

FAQs

  • Introduction

    A family photographer is a skilled professional who uses artistic ability and a camera to take pictures of families. These professionals use photography equipment and photo editing software to create visually pleasing images of small and large family groups.

    You can have this type of photo taken when welcoming a new family member, such as when a baby is born or a child is adopted. You can have family photos taken annually to show how fast your children are growing or to commemorate an annual event or favorite holiday.

    Additionally, you can choose the type of setting and fashions that best fit your lifestyle for these photos. You can be as formal or casual as you like and have the pictures taken indoors or outside to suit your family’s preferences.
  • What is family photography?

    Family photography is taking pictures of groups of family members. These can be small groups of immediate family members or large groups that include members of your extended family. Settings can involve casual or formal events that are held indoors or outdoors.

  • Why do you need family photos?

    Family photos create a visual record of your family. These photos can create memories for you to cherish for a lifetime. Family photos also make way for future generations of your family to feel connected to you and your family.

  • What do family photographers do?

    Family photographers help you choose a visually interesting setting. They also typically manage lighting to help your photos come out looking bright and easy to see. These photographers may work in a studio that you visit, or they can also sometimes come to a location you choose.

  • Why do people get family portraits?

    People get family portraits to display at home and to share with loved ones. The photos can be used to commemorate the birth of a new family member and also be used to show how much family members change over the years.

  • How long should a family photo shoot last?

    A family photo shoot can be as short as half an hour or take as long as a couple of hours. Things that affect the amount of time it takes to complete a family photo shoot include the number of outfit changes and background settings you want.

  • How many pictures are in a session?

    The number of proofs you get from a family photo session varies based on the package you choose to buy. However, it’s common for a family photographer to provide a client with 35 to 60 images per session.