Best Family Photographers in Raleigh

Why These Family Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Raleigh 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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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

627 Photography

627 Photography is located in Cary and specializes in portrait photography for customers in the metropolitan region. Founder Amy Hill focuses on lifestyle portraiture for high school seniors, modern families, and creative entrepreneurs. The 627 Photography team is available for photography throughout the Triangle area and also offers a range of family, bridal, engagement, headshot, and event services. Previous clients praise the team for their patience and expertise.

Cary, NC 27511


Andie Lane Photography

Andie Lane Photography is located in Cary and specializes in newborn, children and family photography for customers in the surrounding Raleigh and Research Triangle area. The studio offers a range of family, individual, bridal, engagement, headshot, and event portrait services. Previous clients rave about Andie Lane’s expertise, creativity, and dedication to capturing high-quality photographs.

Cary, NC 27518


Azul Photography

Azul Photography is a team of photographers based in Raleigh who take a documentary approach to weddings and events. All of their documentarians have extensive experience as working photojournalists for major newspapers and their work has been published in publications including Sports Illustrated, USA Today, New York Times, and more. The team aims to bring a natural aesthetic to photographing children, families, commercial work, special events, and weddings.

851 Washington St
Raleigh, NC 27605

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Brittany Rowe Photography

Brittany Rowe Photography offers Raleigh families a wide range of portrait options. The photography session takes place at a location of the clients' choice, and pets are always welcome. Ms. Rowe utilizes the natural light in outdoor settings to accentuate the nuances of the familial bond. Families are framed by their favorite surroundings for formal poses, and they're also encouraged to interact naturally to capture intimate candid portraits. Ms. Rowe provides a pre-session consultation to answer any questions.

Raleigh, NC 27615


Fran Dickenson Photography

Fran Dickenson is a photographer and videographer based in Raleigh. She is a natural light photographer specializing in family, portrait and headshot photography. She has also created videos and taken photos for a range of local organizations and churches including Positive Parenting Solutions, VetOvation, the Trinity Academy of Raleigh, and more. She aims to capture genuine and candid interactions between people, families, pets or kids in their natural environment to tell an authentic story.

Raleigh, NC 27612


Hilary Manzone Photography, LLC.

Hilary Manzone Photography LLC is a professional studio that specializes in family portraits and lifestyle photography. Photographer Hilary Manzone handles everything from maternity and newborn photography to children and seniors photo sessions to life milestones and extended family portraits. Her photo shoots last between 30 and 90 minutes and include a 20 to 50 proof gallery set that clients can view online. Families can choose any local outdoor destination such as Bass Lake and Crowder Park for their photo session.

Holly Springs, NC 27540


Inspirational Photography

Since 2016, Inspirational Photography has been serving the Raleigh metro area with its professional portrait photography. The business offers newborn, family, and maternity photo services. Inspirational Photography strives to capture family images in a light and airy style while using natural poses. Sessions can be held on location in a client's home. The studio aims to create a joyful and relaxed atmosphere to make the customer comfortable in front of the camera.

Cary, NC 27513


J and S Photography

J and S Photography is located in Durham and provides portrait photography of children, families and seniors in the Research Triangle area. The team can photograph in homes, special locations, and in their own studio and can also provide on-site sports photography for all ages. J and S Photography has been working with newborns and infants for years and focuses on bringing out personalities and expressions in all of their work.

Durham, NC 27722


Kimberlee Edwards Photography

Kimberlee Edwards Photography is based in Cary and serves the surrounding Raleigh metropolitan region with a range of photography services. The team specializes in family and children portraiture as well as weddings, engagements, and special events. Founder Kimberlee Edwards is an award-winning commercial photographer and a member of the Professional Photographers of America and the Professional Photographers of North Carolina.

Cary, NC 27513


Laura Ann Photography

Laura Ann Photography offers in-home documentary family photography sessions in Cary and Raleigh and specializes in lifestyle portraits and films of families and children. Their documentary, storytelling, and photography sessions usually last a few hours and take place in a client’s home in order to capture children and families in their most natural state. Laura also offers a unique “Fresh 48” package that photographs newborns at the hospital.

Cary, NC 27519


Linsley Schneider Photography

Linsley Schneider Photography creates family and newborn portraits in the greater Raleigh area. The studio's namesake photographer works with clients to create images of the family that convey a genuine emotional connection between its members. In an effort to help her clients feel at ease, Ms. Schneider accommodates their environmental preference. Photo sessions may take place in the studio, the client's home, or outdoors. The photographer allows the setting to enhance the portrait's authenticity.

Wake Forest, NC 27587


Lovely Little Diego Photography

Lovely Little Diego Photography is a photography business established by Maria Navarro serving Raleigh clients. It offers different photography session packages, including family lifestyle, maternity, and newborn lifestyle. The packages include 25 high-resolution digital images that will be placed in an online gallery for convenient viewing. Clients will also have the option to pick more images to be added to the package. Navarro has been professionally recognized as a ClickPro photographer, an association of artistic and business-minded photographers promoting the voice of women worldwide.

309 Marble Glow Ct
Cary, NC 27519

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Luciana Galucci Photography

Luciana Galucci Photography provides family photography services in the Raleigh area. The Cary-based business offers photoshoots and album products to help families preserve their best moments. Beyond family portraits, the studio also conducts newborn photography, maternity shoots, and lifestyle sessions. Galucci, who has been in the photography business for eight years, has had her work recognized by entities like the nonprofit organization Preemie Prints. She is also a member of the Professional Photographers of America.

Cary, NC 27519

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Mae Williams Photography LLC

Abby, the photographer behind Mae Williams Photography, specializes in family, maternity, newborn, and engagement portrait sessions in Raleigh. She utilizes candid photography techniques in her family sessions, capturing spontaneous moments between the members. She offers on-location shoots, a private online viewing gallery, and hand-edited high-resolution photos. She also provides sessions for large groups and extended families. She arranges studio sessions for newborn photography shoots. Her studio is equipped with various props, accessories, and wraps that can be used during the session.

Willow Spring, NC 27592

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Matt D Photography

Matt Dettelbach, a portrait photographer based in Holly Springs, offers family photography services in Raleigh through his business Matt D Photography. He helps clients prepare for their family photoshoots by working with them using a style guide that befits the season and location of their session. Clients can purchase digital files as well as high-quality albums and archival prints that will last for generations. Matt D Photography's other services include high school senior portraits, boudoir sessions, and sports photography.

Holly Springs, NC

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Mika James Amaya Photography

Mika James Amaya Photography is a North Carolina photography studio catering to families and individuals in the Raleigh area. Mika is a family photographer specializing in capturing images of young families and photographing milestones, maternity shoots, and newborns. She offers the Signature Portrait Sessions inclusive of a one-hour shoot, wardrobe guidance and access, 40+ hand-edited digital images with personal print release, and assistance on product selection and custom-designed home displays. Mika's photography style revolves around elegant textures, neutral colors, clean lines, and golden sun lighting.

Rolesville, NC 27571

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Nuria Bosque Photography

Founded more than four years ago, Nuria Bosque Photography is based in the Raleigh area. This locally owned and operated portrait studio specializes in family, newborn, and maternity photography. With a preference for natural lighting, Nuria Bosque captures bright, eye-catching photographs that families can feel proud to display in their homes. Nuria Bosque is a member of the Professional Photographers of America and has received an Elena S. Blair Photography Education Certificate.

Holly Springs, NC


Steve Rubin Photography

Steve Rubin has been involved in the photography business for over 30 years and started his own photography studio in 2010. He specializes in family and pregnancy portraits. Steve aims to combine unique artistic lighting and posing with personal customer service to create high-quality experiences and photos. Steve has photographed clients in venues throughout the Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill areas. Clients praise his artistic eye, attention to detail, and fast turnaround time.

Cary, NC 27513


T&T Photography

T&T Photography is a picture-taking business serving people in Raleigh and the neighboring areas. The lensman creates various family photos by capturing all the special moments ranging from miracle birth story, 1st birthday cake smash, maternity, newborns, and engagements. The creative photographer provides customized images for baptisms, vow renewals, birthdays, anniversary parties, and corporate meetings. T&T Photography also takes cancer warriors' pictures, senior portrait images, and professional headshots and allows customers to select the best photos in a digital or print release form.

405 Anchor Creek Way
Holly Springs, NC 27540

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