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Why These Portrait Photographers?

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

Alicia White Photography

Alicia White Photography is based in Charlotte, NC, and specializes in photographing weddings, elopements, travel, portraits, and families. Photographer Alicia White is available to travel worldwide for photo sessions and provides clients with a USB of their images and an online gallery. White is highly rated by clients on

Charlotte, NC(937) 353-7279


Avonné Photography

Avonné Photography is based in Charlotte, NC, and specializes in bridal, engagement, wedding, and portrait photography locally and for worldwide travel. Clients speak highly of Avonné’s talent, flexibility, and professionalism, and her work has been featured in publications such as Southern Style Weddings and Seventeen Magazine. Avonné is also able to accommodate Spanish-speaking clients.

Charlotte, NC(704) 340-2223


Cam Richards Photography

Cam Richards Photography is based in Charlotte, NC and specializes in corporate headshots, event photography, commercial photography, and portraits. Owner and Lead Photographer Cam Richards is a member of the Professional Photographers of America, and his photos were featured in the ArtFusion: ecoFab Trash Couture gallery.

Charlotte, NC(704) 207-1840


Carolina Portrait Designs

Carolina Portrait Designs is based in Concord, NC, and specializes in wedding and engagement photography and videography. Clients speak of the team’s professionalism and how the photographers made their sessions comfortable yet fun. The team is highly rated by past clients.

Concord, NC(704) 692-6549


Charlotte Photography

Charlotte Photography is based in Charlotte, NC, and specializes in wedding, engagement, portrait, commercial, event, business, and real estate photography. Photographers TJ and Rebekah Petrino are a husband and wife team who have a passion for photography. Clients speak of the team’s professionalism and great customer service.

Charlotte, NC(704) 516-2109


Chuck Eaton Photographers

Chuck Eaton Photographers is based in Matthews, NC serving clients in the Charlotte, NC and Charleston, SC areas, and willing to travel anywhere in the US. Photographer Charles Eaton specializes in corporate and commercial photos, portraits, and high school senior, wedding, and engagement photography. Eaton has many years of experience in the industry including working as a photographer for newspapers and the Associated Press.

Matthews, NC(704) 844-2993


Couture Portraits

Couture Portraits is a boutique studio in Charlotte, NC specializing in custom portrait photography. Photographer Kym Hankerson is a member of Weddings and Portrait Photographers International and the Professional Photographer of America. Her photos have been featured in multiple publications,on television, and are used as decoration for retail stores.

Charlotte, NC(704) 443-2933


Elle Imaging

Elle Imaging is a professional photographer based in Fort Mill, NC that specializes in wedding and lifestyle photography and portraits. Photographers Sarah and Corrie are classically trained in the arts and both have degrees in fine art. The team has won multiple awards from including Bride’s Choice and Couple’s Choice.

Fort Mill, SC(610) 513-6690


Fusion Photo and Video

Fusion Photo and Video is a wedding and family photographer based in Charlotte, NC. The team specializes in shooting weddings, engagements, and portraits including boudoir, maternity, and family. Fusion has received several awards including the Weddison Award for Best Wedding Photography for 2015 and 2016, and has been featured numerous publications including Carolina Bride, Black Bride, and Borrowed & Blue.

Charlotte, NC(704) 728-2658


Jessica Arden Photography

Jessica Arden Photography is based in Charlotte, NC, and specializes in wedding, portrait, and lifestyle photography. Photographer Jessica Arden has a degree in Technical Photography and has worked as a professional photographer for many years. Her work has been featured in The Knot, Our State Magazine, and on

Charlotte, NC(919) 491-7503


Michael LoBiondo Photography

Michael LoBiondo Photography is based in Charlotte, NC, and specializes in commercial and lifestyle photography for clients in the industrial, manufacturing, healthcare, and product sectors. Photographer Michael LoBiondo has over 20 years of commercial photography experience, and his work is featured on marketing materials and websites for businesses of all sizes across the US.

Charlotte, NC(704) 521-1210


Moments by Heather Edmunds

Moments by Heather Edmunds is a portrait photography service in Mooresville that strives to meet the clients’ visual storytelling needs and exceed their expectations. The owner and shop namesake, Ms. Edmunds, photographs individuals, couples, and entire families, and she welcomes pets in the picture. Ms. Edmunds has years of professional experience, and she blends her industry training and personal insight in capturing the bliss on people’s faces and transforming it into a lifetime treasure. Moments by Heather Edmunds also covers marriage proposals, bridal showers, engagements, rehearsal dinners, weddings, elopements even, and it shoots non-matrimonial and corporate gatherings as well. Ms. Edmunds can recommend locations in and around Iredell County, and she welcomes phoned-in inquiries about her credentials, affiliations the availability of a print release. She also offers destination weddings as well as travel for family events and occasions. She is a member of the Professional Photographers of America.

Mooresville, NC(704) 807-5017


NicCole Photography

NicCole Photography is based in York, NC, and specializes in maternity, newborn, and children fine art photography. Photographer Brandy NicCole has been featured in The Bump magazine, Signature Series Magazine, and Momazine Magazine. She was also named a preferred newborn baby photographer by Parents Magazine in 2014, and is a 2016 NAPCP Award winner for children’s photography.

York, SC(704) 200-1398


PPT Photography

PPT Photography is based in Charlotte, NC, and specializes in photographing churches, conventions and public relations events, nature/wildlife, parties, people, portraits, and weddings. Photographers Jeff and Pam Palmer are a husband and wife photography team serving clients across the Carolinas, and are members of the Professional Photographers of America and Wedding & Portrait Photographers International.

Charlotte, NC(704) 293-7459


Rachelle Anne Photography

Rachelle Anne Photography is based in Mooresville, NC, and specializes in photographing families, children, high school seniors, headshots, and beauty/glamour sessions. Clients speak of Rachelle Anne’s patience and high quality work. Rachelle Anne is a highly rated by past clients.

Mooresville, NC(312) 772-5367


Real Promises Photography

Real Promises Photography is based in Charlotte, NC, and specializes in high school senior photography. The work of Real Promises Photography’s photographer and owner, Summer, has been featured in publications such as Senior Style Guide, Denim Grace, 2Pear Designs, and Evoking You.

Charlotte, NC(704) 559-9784


Reflections by Rhiannon

Reflections by Rhiannon is based in Charlotte, NC, and specializes in portraits of newborns, children, families, and pets, and commercial photography . Photographer Rhiannon has been taking pictures for many years and has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Photography. Sessions are available in the studio or on-location.

Charlotte, NC(980) 355-1785


Rivkah Fine Art Photography

Rivkah Fine Art Photography is based in Fort Mill, NC, and specializes in destination wedding photography. Photographer Rivkah primarily shoots weddings in Charlotte, NC, Charleston, SC, Asheville, NC, Savannah, GA, Hilton Head, SC, and Sedona, AZ areas but she is available to travel to other locations.

Fort Mill, SC(704) 778-1940


Ron Carter Photography

Ron Carter Photography is based in Huntersville, NC area, and specializes in headshot, portrait, and glamour/modeling photography. Photographer Ron Carter has over 15 years of experience in the industry, and has studied fashion, fine art, and photography. His work has been featured on the Travel Channel and on TruTV.

Huntersville, NC(704) 885-4501


Visual Branding Inc Commercial Photography & Graphics

Visual Branding Inc Commercial Photography & Graphics is a company based in Fort Mill, NC specializing in photographing portraits, headshots, and food, and graphics and logo design for branding businesses. The team includes photographers, graphic designers, and branding, marketing, and advertising experts. Additional the company offers modeling and familiy portrait services.

Fort Mill, SC(803) 548-4464


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