Laurels
Best Family
Photographers in
Charlotte
2018

Why These Family Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored family photographers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best family photographers in Charlotte, NC.

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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.

Amanda James Photography

Amanda James Photography is a newborn, baby, children and family photography studio based in Charlotte, NC. Amanda James specializes in natural light and on-location sessions and describes her style as photojournalistic in nature; capturing interactions and moments as they are. The company provides full assistance to clients in artistic direction, as well as choosing props and locations for each session.

Fort Mill, SC(704) 576-5820

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CandidHams Photography

CandidHams Photography is a photography studio based in Charlotte, North Carolina specializing in child and family photography. Lead Photographer Lovella has been taking photos since 2009 and has since branched out into photographing weddings, vintage cars, animals, and landscapes. Lovella specializes in natural light photography and strives to capture nuanced and authentic moments between families.

Charlotte, NC(704) 951-7711

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Chelsea Mowery Photography

Chelsea Mowery Photography is a photography studio in Charlotte, NC that specializes in senior portraits and family photography. Lead Photographer Chelsea founded the company in 2013 and has since expanded their creative services into photo editing. She also provides photography advice and editing tips for aspiring creatives.

Charlotte, NC(704) 794-7727

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Chicks with Cameras

Chicks with Cameras is a wedding and family photography studio owned by sister-photographers Rachael and Laura. The company is based in Charlotte, NC, but also serves other neighboring cities including Piedmont Triad, Charleston, and Ashville. The company branched out and created Charlotte Wedding Photography and Charlotte Family Photography, which exclusively works on these specific projects. The company has been very successful and has gained a considerable number of following and satisfied clients.

Charlotte, NC(704) 577-9139

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Chrissy Winchester Photography

Chrissy Winchester Photography is a photo studio that serves the Lake Norman and Charlotte NC area. The company specializes in natural light, maternity, newborn, child, family, and seniors photography. Owner and lead photographer Chrissy's style is natural and organic, bright but muted. She is very particular in wardrobe and location choices, to ensure that her clients are the main focus of her photos. The company has an in-house makeup service as well as a studio wardrobe for sessions.

Cornelius, NC(215) 589-8194

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FireWife Photography

Firewife Photography is a Charlotte-based photo studio that specializes in newborn, child, and family photography. The company also offers couples, portraits, and headshots, as well as birthday and holiday sessions. Lead Photographer Jennifer's style is very outdoorsy and is known for turning the most normal of places into the perfect backdrop. Firewife has since developed a considerable amount of clientele who have given her high praise for her work.

Charlotte, NC(704) 953-3356

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Grace Hill Photography

Grace Hill Photography is a photo studio based in Charlotte, NC that specializes in lifestyle and wedding photography. Owner and Photographer Grace started her career in photography shortly after her wedding. Her style is natural, bright, subtle but with a touch of vibrancy. She is also fond of candid and stolen shots which capture genuine interactions between her subjects. The company also extends a helping hand when it comes to choosing wardrobe and accessories.

Charlotte, NC

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Jessica Devinney Photography

Jessica DeVinney Photography is a high-end photography service based in Rock Hill, South Carolina, and serves neighboring cities within 30 miles including Charlotte and Fort Mills. The company specializes in senior portraits and family photography and has been in business since 2013. Primary Photographer Jessica is particularly fond of candid shots and describes her style as clean, colorful, and emotional. JDP is also available for lifestyle, wedding, and newborn photography, as well as maternity sessions.

Rock Hill, SC

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Julia Laible Photography

Julia Laible Photography is a photo studio based in Charlotte, NC that offers family, landscape, travel, engagement, and wedding photography services. Lead Photographer Julia is self-trained in photography and has taken several workshops to improve her craft. Her background in business helped her pursue a career in photography. In 2017, she plans to focus mainly and heavily on engagement and weddings, to hopefully find her niche in the industry.

Charlotte, NC(803) 566-0225

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Juliet Photography

Juliet Photography is a photography studio in North Carolina that offers a variety of services, which include wedding photography, senior portraits, corporate headshots, commercial photography, and corporate and business events photography. Lead Photographer Juliet Van Dyke Harless worked in the TV, news, and entertainment industry for many years before she discovered her talent in photography. Soon after, she decided to form her team of capable photographers who are equally talented and equally driven. They have done over 500 weddings to date.

Pineville, NC(704) 243-3226

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Krista Gantt Photography

Krista Gantt Photography is a newborn photo studio that serves the North Carolina area. Lead photographer Krista Gantt is a registered Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse and member of NAPCP with years of experience handling babies. She is known for her professionalism, patience, and ability in posing babies, and has since been highly recommended by previous clients. In 2016, Krista started offering baby and preemie photography services for NICU families in hospitals around NC.

Charlotte, NC(803) 767-3274

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Leslie Mason Photography

Leslie of Leslie Mason Photography is a photographer based in Charlotte, NC. She specializes in newborn, child, maternity, family, couple and engagement photography, as well as seniors, mini sessions and events photography. Her shoots are set in the studio, outdoors, in the home, or anywhere that a client finds meaningful to them. Her style focuses mainly on people, colors and places; and she uses natural light, enhances those aspects of her work.

Charlotte, NC(704) 534-1983

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Lora Denton Photography

Lora Denton Photography is a Charlotte-based photo studio that specializes in birth and family photography. Lora's work is candid mixed with formal portraiture and lifestyle. She describes her style as light and natural which gives her photos a genuine feel to them. Her work is dedicated to preserving memories for families to look back to for years to come.

Charlotte, NC

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NorthLight Photography

NorthLight Photography is a studio based in Charlotte. The company specializes in children and family photography but has since developed a passion for photographing weddings. Each project is client-focused; striving to make sure that the bride and groom's personality, and or family members' personalities are captured on camera. Owner Janet Borschker founded NorthLight Photography in 1994, after working as a photographer, herself for many years. She earned her Professional Photographers of America's Master's degree in 1995, a Craftsman's degree in 2000, and is part of the PPA International Affiliates where she toured the world inspiring others in photography. She has placed first in the Kodak Gallery Awards for children and women category, and second for Group category in 2005 and 2007 respectively.

Charlotte, NC(704) 567-0775

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Photography by Chanda

Photography by Chanda is a photography studio in Huntersville, NC that offers a variety of services including newborn, child, wedding, travel and vacation, as well as headshot sessions. The company's style is bright, colorful, intimate, and spontaneous; making each photo look organic. Lead Photographer Chanda Pope is a mentor to two talented ladies, Brandy Bond and Dawn Strouse, who have both earned a place working side by side with her in the company. The company also actively participates in charitable work and event, as their way of giving back to the community.

Huntersville, NC(704) 906-8739

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Piper Warlick Photography

Piper Warlick Photography is a photo studio based in Charlotte, NC that specializes in wedding photography. The business' other services include children, family, and animal photography as well as headshot sessions. Owner and Photographer Piper's style plays with light and shadow and focuses on natural interactions among the bride, groom, and loved ones. She is known for her good working relationship with clients, which goes beyond just taking pictures, where she is often rehired to take pictures of other milestones of previous clients.

Charlotte, NC(704) 904-3638

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RaeElla Photography

RaeElle Photography is a photography studio in Waxhaw, NC that specializes in family photography. Husband and wife, Rich and Heather Becker started their business in 2007 and named the company after their daughters Rhea and Ella. The couple is known by their customers for their professionalism and excellent customer care. The company encourages clients to choose the locations for each shoot to ensure relaxed and meaningful sessions.

Waxhaw, NC(704) 779-9866

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Tiffani Evans Photo

Tiffani Evans is a North Carolina photographer based in Charlotte that specializes in engagement and wedding photography. She also does seniors and family photography as part of her portfolio. Tiffani's work is simple with a touch of color that adds a sweet and charming quality to them. Her ability to play with light also gives the photos subtle yet crisp textures that highlight the best features of her subjects. She has excellent reviews on her website from past clients, many of whom have rehired her for other couple and family milestones.

Charlotte, NC(704) 559-9691

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