Best Real Estate Photographers in New York City

Why These Real Estate Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored New York City Real Estate 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

Visual Grip FEATURED

Visual Grip is a media company dedicated to serving the real estate industry in New York City. The firm's real estate photographers strengthen marketing strategies using the high dynamic range shooting technique. They take multiple shots of an image simultaneously and layer them to create a composite photo during post-processing with greater contrast, depth, and intensity level compared to usual images. Visual Grip also provides video tours, so buyers get a realistic feel of the property under consideration.

78 John Miller Way
Kearny, NJ 07032

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Andy Ryan Photographer

Andy Ryan Photographer is a Brooklyn-based specialist in architectural and interiors photography. Established in 2016, Mr. Ryan serves commercial and residential clients in the NYC metro area, Connecticut, and throughout New England. Typical clients include real estate agents, architects, interior designers, and commercial businesses in the fashion, consumer products, and technology industries. Mr. Ryan collaborates with brands and designers to achieve the desired images that reflect the purpose of the project, showcasing its features and benefits to the highest standard.

144 N 7th St STE #105
Brooklyn, NY 11211


Duplex Imaging, LLC

Duplex Imaging, LLC is a New York business that serves New Jersey, New York, and Connecticut. The business’s services are virtual staging, floor plans, graphic design, and real estate photography. The photographer ensures the property is well lit during the shoot and uses high-quality equipment including cameras and lenses. The photographs are high-definition and in full color and are retouched in the studio. Options are five or six standard photographs, seven or eight standard photographs, nine to 11 standard photographs, or 15 luxury photographs for residential properties. A walk-through consultation comes with luxury shoots. Twilight and night shoots have an additional charge. Quotes are available for commercial property shoots. Mike Finkelstein is an architectural photographer and his work has appeared in Streeteasy’s Luxury Listings, The Real Deal,, and The New York Post. Mike has over four years of professional real estate photography experience.

New York, NY 10003


EmpireOptix - New York

EmpireOptix serves clients throughout New York City. Its co-founding partner, Jehovy Santiago, is a photographer specializing in real estate and architectural photography for almost a decade. He offers a variety of packages that include professional photo editing and high-resolution photos. These photos are delivered to clients via email within 48 hours. EmpireOptix also provides virtual staging, 360 tours, drone photography and videography, and digital floorplan services. Some of its previous clients are Airbnb, Sotheby's International Realty, and Compass.

New York City, NY

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Based in NYC, with additional locations in the Hamptons and Miami, Lifestyle Production Group specializes in using video and photographs to promote luxury brands, including residential and commercial real estate. The company has completed over 480 projects since it opened in 2014, using a combination of its professionals' creativity and state-of-the-art still and video cameras and drones to capture every aspect of its clients' properties. The company also tailors editing for different platforms, such as social media.

18 W 18th St
New York, NY 10011


RARE Photography

RARE Photography is a NYC based business that serves designers, architects, and real estate agents with additional locations in The Hamptons and Cold Spring NY. The business provides interior design photography, architectural and real estate photography. The real estate photography services RARE Photography provides expand to 3D virtual tours, video and virtual staging. RARE Photography was founded by Romy Rodiek and together with her team of photographers and editors they work with clients to produce photography that showcases their properties in the best way. Clients appreciate their professionalism, quality of work, and talent.

New York, NY 10011


Real Arch Media LLC

Real Arch Media LLC is a real estate photography business serving residential and commercial clients in the New York area. World-class professionals create contemporary images that are clear and bold, with vivid colors. Before and after virtual staging helps clients visualize the potential of a room, while drone images capture large still and moving images of the city. Exterior images illustrate the external aesthetics of buildings, gardens, and green spaces. Establishing shots demonstrate relationships between figures and objects.

535 West 43rd St.
New York, MD 10036

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Richard Caplan Photography

Richard Caplan Photography is a New York business that provides luxury real estate and interior photography. The business also provides head shot, family, and portrait photography. Top Teny named Richard Caplan one of the top 10 best real estate photographers in the world.

New York, NY 10017


Thomas V. O’Connell Photography Services

Thomas V. O’Connell Photography Services is a Larchmont business that serves Brooklyn, Manhattan, New Jersey, Queens, Bronx, Staten Island, Westchester County, Putnam County, Rockland County, and Fairfield. The business photographs group shots, corporate events, people and portraits, aircraft and aviation, and residential and commercial real estate. Thomas V. O’Connell Photography Services also provides surreal fantasy photography as well as a stock image library. Thomas has over 24 years of photography experience.

Larchmont, NY 10538


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