Best Portrait Photographers in Jersey City

Why These Portrait Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Jersey City Portrait 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

A Pretty Pixel Photography

A Pretty Pixel Photography is a photography studio that offers indoor and outdoor photo sessions to clients throughout the Jersey City area. Its team has extensive experience in photographing various subjects, including newborns, interior and exterior spaces, weddings, mitzvahs, expectant mothers, babies, children, and animals. A Pretty Pixel Photography is a member of the Professional Photographers of America (PPA) and the Professional Photographers Association of New Jersey.

Metuchen, NJ 08840


Ava Martinez Photography

Ava Martinez Photography is a boutique photography studio that has been capturing portraits of clients throughout the Jersey City area for over ten years. Head photographer Ava Martinez has extensive experience in photographing children, teens, families, and couples, and is known for her editorial photography approach that incorporates soft colors and natural poses. Denim + Grace Magazine, Kearny Magazine, and Lemonade and Lenses have all featured Ava Martinez Photography.

Bloomfield, NJ 07003


Carlos Alvarado Photography

Carlos Alvarado Photography is a photography business that produces quality color and black and white portraits of individuals, couples, and families across the Passaic area. The studio offers a wide array of photography services, including wedding, engagement, professional and personal headshot, boudoir, event, baby, and children. Its team also conducts lighting workshops. Carlos Alvarado Photography offers free initial consultations.

Passaic, NJ 07055


Darrin Estep Photography

Darrin Estep Photography is a photography studio that offers commercial and portrait photo sessions to clients throughout the Jersey City area. Its team specializes in product, fashion, headshot, and corporate photography, and is well-versed in capturing high-quality images of corporate events, model portfolios, hotels, private jets, food, as well as interior and exterior spaces. WeddingWire and The Knot have featured Darrin Estep Photography.

New Providence, NJ 07974


John O'Boyle Photography

John O’Boyle Photography is a photography studio that captures storytelling images for private and commercial clients throughout the Jersey City metro area. Its team caters to clients ranging from universities to healthcare institutions, and is known for their expertise in event, lifestyle, food, and portrait photography services. John O’Boyle has photographed for The New York Times, Novartis, American Express, IBM, and Rutgers University.

Westfield, NJ 07090


Kyo Morishima Photography

Kyo Morishima Photography is a photography and design studio in Jersey City that focuses on laidback, warm photography. Its team has extensive experience in a varied range of photography services, including newborn, baby, maternity, child, family, corporate, editorial, fashion, lifestyle, and blog portrait. Borrowed & Blue, Fly Away Bride, Condé Nast Brides, and The Knot have all featured the work of Kyo Morishima Photography.

Metuchen, NJ 08840


Lin Pernille Photography L.L.C.

Lin Pernille Photography LLC is a photography studio in Jersey City that focuses on providing event and portrait photography services. The company specializes in headshots, professional portraiture, family, maternity, baby, wedding, and engagement photography, and offers additional services such as highlight videos, canvas prints, and flush mount albums. The Knot, Red Oak Weddings, Borrowed & Blue, The Big Fat Jewish Wedding, and Outro Bride have all featured Lin Pernille Photography LLC.

Jersey City, NJ 07304


Marconi Photography

Marconi Photography is a family owned and operated studio that offers seasoned photography services to various clients throughout the Jersey City metro area. The company was established in 1998 and has since provided corporate headshot, corporate event, commercial, wedding, avant-garde, boudoir, family, baby, and maternity photography services. WeddingWire presented Marconi Photography with the Couples’ Choice Award in 2015.

Toms River, NJ 08732


Marie Papp Photography

Marie Papp Photography is a photography company that offers fine art portraiture services to clients across the Hoboken area. The studio provides a broad range of photography services, including wedding, engagement, business headshot, actor headshot, personal headshot, maternity, lifestyle, fashion, newborn, baby, and children. The Knot recognized Marie Papp Photography with the Best of Weddings Award from 2007-2009 and Marie Papp Photography received the NJBride Love It Award for 2012-2016.

The Monroe Center, 720 Monroe Street
Hoboken, NJ 07030


Nicole Hawkins Photography

Nicole Hawkins Photography is a professional newborn and family photographer based in Maplewood, offering photography sessions at her Essex County studio, and in-home or on location in Jersey City. Hawkins’s portraits capture the personalities of little people, the details of babyhood, and the essence of a family’s love in a timeless and natural way. She offers full-service portrait services, which includes the use of studio wardrobe for mothers and babies, plus album design and heirloom quality prints with custom framing.

1851-1857 Springfield Ave, 2nd Floor
Maplewood, NJ 07040


Salvatore Gigante Photography

Salvatore Gigante Photography is a photography company that offers heirloom-quality portraits to families and individuals in the Wyckoff area. Its team utilizes a photojournalistic approach to capture candid, natural expressions of various subjects, including children, babies, newborns, expectant mothers, families, and couples. Past clients commend the staff of Salvatore Gigante Photography for their patience, professionalism, and creativity.

Wyckoff, NJ 07481


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