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

Areti Bratsis Photographer

Areti Bratsis Photographer is a Foxborough business that has been serving clients for over 28 years. The business provides family photography, children photography, headshots, and event photography. Wedding photography is also available. Areti Bratsis Photographer’s sessions take place in studio and on location. The business also offers products such as table toppers and albums. Clients remark on Areti’s talent, professionalism, and quality of work.

Foxborough, MA 02035


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


Danyel Stapleton Photography

Danyel Stapleton Photography is a Slatersville business that provides portrait and wedding photography. The business specializes in small weddings and photographs weddings around Southern New England. Danyel Stapleton Photography also photographs maternity, newborns, children and family, and seniors, and offers boudoir photography. Danyel has appeared in Mozi Magazine, Project.12, and Senior Style Guide. She is a member of the Professional Photographers of America. Clients appreciate her talent, patience, and quick turnaround.

Slatersville, RI 02876


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


Ludwig Photography

Ludwig Photography is a Saunderstown business that provides wedding and portrait photography and serves Massachusetts, New York, Connecticut, and Rhode Island. The business has a home studio that is equipped with a lot of blankets and props for newborn photography. Ludwig Photography also provides engagement, children, maternity, baby, and family photography. Ludwig Photography is a member of the National Association of Professional Child Photographers. Clients remark on Beth’s efficiency and creativity.

Saunderstown, RI 02874


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


Piggy Toes Photography

Piggy Toes Photography has been serving clients for over ten years. The business provides newborn and baby photography, as well as seasonal beach and holiday sessions. Newborn sessions last two to three hours and come with a set of color birth announcements. Portrait sessions last for an hour. Both come with an online gallery which contains 20 to 30 photos, and multiple package choices that include print, digital, or hybrid options, as well as high-end album options. Siblings and parents are welcome to join the newborn sessions. Cake smash sessions are also available to celebrate baby's first birthday. Laura is fully insured and has training in newborn posing and safety. Clients appreciate her patience, creativity, and prices.

11 Austin Street
Norton, MA 02766


Stephanie Ewens Photography

Stephanie Ewens Photography is a professional photography business. It has a studio in Providence but also offers on-location photo sessions to clients in the surrounding Rhode Island area. Owner and photographer Stephanie Ewens has spent more than two decades as a photojournalist, documentary photographer, and portrait photographer. Steph offers four types of sessions, which are modern portraiture, headshots, personal branding, and boudoir. Every session comes with a professional stylist appointment, professional hair and makeup, multiple outfits, and directed posing.

110 King Philip Road
East Providence, RI 02916

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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


Élan Studio

Élan Studio is a Bristol business that provides family, child, and newborn photography. The business offers a variety of sessions including summer sunset, cake smash, sibling session, newborn and baby’s beginnings, family session, newborn session, and stylized session. Product offerings include albums, holiday cards, storyboards, and art pieces. Tracy Sweeney’s work has appeared in several publications including Digital Photography Magazine, Rangefinder Magazine, Professional Photography, Click Magazine, and Digital SLR Magazine. Her work is also on packaging and signs at Target, Babies R’ Us, and Buy Buy Baby. Tracy’s work has won awards including the International Image Competition awards in 2014, 2015, and 2016 and National Association of Professional Child Photographers in 2014 and 2015. Clients appreciate Tracy’s talent, patience, and attention to detail.

Bristol, RI 02809


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