Laurels
Best Portrait
Photographers
in Omaha
2017

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 Omaha, NE.

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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.

A Better Exposure

Steve Kowalski is a professional photographer at A Better Exposure. He has more than 20 years of local, national, and international experience with wedding, engagement, portrait, senior, and event photography and cinematography. His clients speak highly of his passion, talent, and creativity, and they are quick to praise the way that he puts them at their ease. A Better Exposure is a member of Professional Photographers of America.

Omaha, NE(402) 453-6000

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André Photography

André specializes in senior portraits, family portraits, and business portraits. He has more than 20 years of professional photography experience, and he aims to capture the beauty, style, and personality of his subjects. André Photography is a member of the Better Business Bureau as well as Professional Photographers of America.

Omaha, NE(402) 884-7274

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Ashley Nicole Photography

Ashley Nicole is a wedding and lifestyle photographer based in Omaha, Nebraska. She specializes in natural light photography and offers elopement and engagement packages as well as weddings in Omaha and beyond. Couples are quick to praise her eye for beauty and her personal touch.

Omaha, NE(402) 850-8933

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Billings Photography

Billings Photography offers portraits and photographic services to Omaha, and has done for more than 30 years. It specializes in family, baby, senior, and wedding photography, but also provides corporate photo services for websites, publications, and products. The company has a reputation for professionalism.

Omaha, NE(402) 333-5508

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Christine McGuigan Photography

Christine McGuigan provides professional photography for individuals, couples, groups, newborns, seniors, and families in Omaha and beyond. She specializes in weddings, and describes her style as "documentary with a twist of awesome". Christine studied graphic design at college and has been a lifelong photographer. Her work has been featured in Fearless Photographers, 10 Layer Cake, and Nebraska Wedding Day.

Omaha, NE(402) 871-3132

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Courtney Rae Photography

Courtney Rae is a wedding and engagement photographer in Papillion, Nebraska with many years of professional experience. She offers on-location sessions for her clients, as well as albums, digital files, canvasses, prints, and thank you cards. People speak highly of the beautiful pictures that she takes.

Papillion, NE(402) 852-6522

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Dana Damewood Weddings

Dana has more than ten years of professional photography experience behind her. She shoots photographs in the Omaha area and worldwide, specializing in destination weddings, portraits, pets and rescue animals, events, editorial and commercial work. Her projects Her images have been featured on Style Me Pretty, Carats & Cake, The Knot, and Dainty Obsessions. Dana has a Bachelor of Fine Art in Photography from the Savannah College of Art and Design, and she has gallery exhibitions of her fine art photography on a regular basis.

Omaha, NE(402) 212-9895

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Grant S Reid

Grant is an Omaha photographer who specializes in wedding, portrait, fashion, travel, and artistic photography. He has run his own photography business for almost 15 years, and he has been taking photographs since he was a child. He describes his style as natural, candid, and relaxed. Grant has a Masters degree in Fashion from Domus Academy in Italy.

Omaha, NE(402) 999-1472

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Guillermo Flores Photography

Guillermo Flores is a professional photographer who specializes in portraits, couples & family photography, seniors, sports, engagements, and weddings. He shoots on-location in Omaha and the surrounding areas. Guillermo has a reputation for taking gorgeous photographs, and his clients are impressed by the way he handles a shoot -- even those with kids and pets.

Omaha, NE(402) 915-3467

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Johnston Portrait Studio

Johnstone Portrait Studio has been in business for 35 years. In that time it has built a reputation for creating timeless and personal photographs. It offers sessions for babies, children, high school seniors, families -- and it also specializes in wedding photography and headshots. Joe Johnstone and his wife Judy have worked with thousands of clients in the course of the last 35 years, and together they create beautiful photographs that people treasure.

Omaha, NE(402) 333-5105

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Kathy Johnson Portraits

Kathy Johnson is a professional photographer who specializes in senior and family portraits. She has more than 14 years of experience, and she has built a reputation for creativity, professionalism, and attention to detail. Her clients are impressed by her ability to create a fun and relaxed atmosphere, and they speak highly of her artistic talents. Kathy offers in-studio sessions, as well as on-location outdoor shoot in the Elkhorn area and beyond. Kathy has two children of her own and plenty of experience working with kids.

Elkhorn, NE(402) 289-9797

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Kristie Kuo Photography

Kristie Kuo is a headshot, portrait and event photographer in Bennington, Nebraska. She offers in-studio sessions for individuals and families, as well as on-location outdoor shoots throughout Omaha. Kristie is an expert in fine art portraiture and landscapes, and she prefers using natural light to create her images. She is a member of Nebraska Through The Lens, the Nebraska Photographers Network, and Professional Photographers of America. Her shot of the Nebraska Archway was recently featured on the cover of Shop Nebraska magazine.

Bennington, NE(402) 720-8671

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Laura Witt Photography

Laura Witt is a professional photographer that provides custom portrait sessions for children, teens, and families. She offers in-studio sessions, as well as on-location shoots in the Omaha and Papillion area. Her services include a pre-session consultation for clients to discuss their expectations, professional image editing, and a personalized photo reveal session. She also offers a range of digital image sets, product packages, and à la carte items -- so clients can plan their own investment. Laura is a talented and passionate professional, and she has earned a reputation for capturing stunning and personal images. Her clients praise the way she creates a comfortable and authentic environment, and they appreciate her warm and understanding personality.

Papillion, NE(402) 541-8506

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Marla Austin Photography

Marla Austin began her career as a licensed cosmetologist, before discovering her talent for glamour and pageant portraits. She founded her business five years ago, and since that time she has built a reputation for taking beautiful photographs. She offers in-studio and on-location shoots in Glenwood, Nebraska for individuals, bridal parties, pageant contestants, and families. Clients can choose to receive their photos as wall portraits, individual prints, or matted albums. Martha is a member of Professional Photographers of America.

Glenwood, IA(402) 889-0273

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Omaha PhotoWorx

Omaha Photoworx provides business headshots, corporate events, environmental portraits, architectural photography, and product photography for clients in the Omaha and Lincoln Metropolitan areas. It offers one-on-one sessions at its West Omaha studio, as well as on-location shoots. The company is a member of Professional Photographers of America and has a strong focus on professional standards. Omaha PhotoWorx has a reputation for customer satisfaction, and its clients are quick to recommend its services.

Omaha, NE(402) 708-1625

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Shondy Studios

Shondy Photography is an all-female staffed Omaha studio that specializes in glamour and boudoir portraits. Shonda Bevill has more than 15 years of professional photography experience, which she brings to bear at every shoot. Her clients say that Shonda does a great job of calming their nerves, making them comfortable, and bringing out their beauty.

Omaha, NE(402) 968-1717

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Sunnyheart Photography

Jess Lightner is a professional photographer specializing in newborn, child, senior, and family photography. She usually takes photos outdoors and on-location, afterwards helping her clients to choose their favorite images and turning them into custom art pieces. She serves Omaha and the surrounding areas, including Gretna, Papillion, Elkhorn, Bennington, Springfield, Blair, South Bend, Bellevue, Louisville, and Council Bluffs. Jess says she aims to find the uniqueness of every family she photographs -- her subjects are impressed with her ability to capture a moment. Jess has been a lifelong photographer; she was educated at the University of Nebraska and also has experience working in the advertising industry.

Omaha, NE(402) 802-6645

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Tim Perry Photography

Tim Perry specializes in commercial and residential real estate photography for the Omaha Metro area. He also creates HD video tours for real estate, commercial properties and businesses. Tim has years of real estate photography experience, and his clients speak highly of his ability to bring out the best in a property. Tim also does landscape and portrait photography, including business headshots, family portraits, high school senior portraits, engagements, and fine art.

Elkhorn, NE(402) 215-5479

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