Best Portrait Photographers in Providence

Why These Portrait Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Providence 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

Chris James Photography

Chris James Photography is a Providence business that provides portrait and wedding and event photography. The business serves Rhode Island, Boston, Newport, Cape Cod, and other areas. Wedding packages include an engagement session along with the digital files and editing. Portrait sessions take place on location at places such as the beach or a park. Chris James Photography is willing to travel to neighboring states such as Connecticut and Massachusetts. Chris James Photography is a member of the Professional Photographers of America.

Providence, RI 02909


Haven Photography

Haven Photography is a Rehoboth business that provides family, senior, child, maternity, and newborn photography in Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts. The business also offers a cake smash session, milestone sessions, and a baby’s first year package. Portrait sessions are an hour long and can take place in the studio or on location. Sessions come with 25 images and access to an online gallery. Clients appreciate Holly’s patience, professionalism, and talent.

Rehoboth, MA 02769


Heather Barr Photography

Heather Barr Photography is a Walpole business that has been serving clients for over 14 years. The business provides wedding and portrait photography. Portrait photography can take place in the studio or on location. Heather photographs families, children, babies, and newborns. Heather Barr Photography also provides engagement portraits, senior portraits, headshots, child modeling shots, book covers, and commercial photography. Custom packages are available for weddings. Heather Barr Photography’s work appears in The Milford Daily News, The Metrowest Daily News, Baby Center/Parenting Magazine, and The Boston Herald. She travels within Northern Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Southern New Hampshire. Clients remark on Heather’s creativity, flexibility, skill, and professionalism.

Walpole, MA 02081


Meagan Sharum Photography

Meagan Sharum Photography is a Harrisville business that serves Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. The business is comprised of a husband and wife team. Meagan has over eight years of professional photography experience. Justin is a photographer who provides his skills at weddings and events. He has more than five years of theatrical lighting experience. They only book a certain amount of weddings and photography sessions so they can give each client personal attention. Wedding collections come with a website and online gallery. Meagan Sharum Photography also provides engagement sessions, photography for elopements, and small weddings. Meagan and Justin usually take between 600 and 900 photos during a wedding day. Packages are customizable. Clients remark on their professionalism, laid-back attitude, creativity, and enthusiasm.

Harrisville, RI 02830


Stewart Martin Photography + Martin Lab

Stewart Martin Photography + Martin Lab is a Providence business that provides portrait, fine art, event, and wedding photography. The business also offers custom black and white printing and one-on-one and group workshops. The workshops teach participants photography and darkroom equipment, techniques, and set-up. Stewart earned a Bachelor’s in Fine Arts from School of Visual Arts. Clients remark on his eye, professionalism, and dedication.

Providence, RI 02906


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