Best Family Photographers in Memphis

Why These Family Photographers?

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

Amy Dale Photography

Amy Dale Photography is a wedding, engagement, and portrait photographer serving Memphis and the surrounding area. The company also offers senior portraits and "Day in the Life" sessions. The unique "Day in the Life" packages begin at $600 and include three hours of natural, documentary style photography of families. Weddings start at $4700 and include an engagement photo shoot and up to 10 hours of wedding day shots. Amy Dale Photography accepts a very limited number of weddings and sessions throughout the year. All shoots include an online gallery and final images with personal print rights. Keepsake albums and prints are available for an additional charge. Bold lighting, interesting perspectives, and unusual settings are a hallmark of the studio's work.

Memphis, TN 38103


Bob Bayne Photgraphy

Bob Bayne Photography is a Memphis-based lifestyle photography studio. Bob Bayne founded the company nearly fifteen years ago, and the studio specializes in family, portrait, and travel photography. The company is mostly known for their work with the music and entertainment industry. The company boasts a bold and varied portfolio which contains dream-like images of Snoop Dogg, Wilco, and John Bell of Widespread Panic. Also, highly regarded are the studio's travel images which include breathtaking landscape and architecturally themed cityscapes. Bob Bayne is a graduate of the University of Tennessee. The rich musical history of Memphis has a profound influence on the studio's photography

Memphis, TN 38107


CandiCane Photography

CandiCane Photography is a Memphis-based studio specializing in maternity, newborn, baby, and child photography. With a passion for babies and children, Candice Phelps founded the studio in 2012. The company is well-known for colorful and creative portraits. Soft lighting, pastoral settings, and big smiles are hallmark traits of the studio's photography. Candice is patient and gentle with newborns. She is often called the "baby whisperer." She enjoys being silly and energetic during the photo shoots. Customers speak highly of Candice's professionalism, attention to detail, and timeless artistry.

Cordova, TN 38654


Courtney Edwards Photography

Courtney Edwards Photography was founded in 2013 and serves Memphis and the surrounding areas. The studio specializes in newborn, child, family, and maternity photography with an emphasis on natural lighting. The company is happy to shoot on-location or in the studio. Photography packages range from $350 to $1200, and additional a la carte items are also available. Expectant mothers are encouraged to book newborn sessions in the second or third trimester and all other bookings at least 1-2 months in advance. Courtney offers a quick turn-around with a “sneak peek” within a few days to a week. Final galleries typically post in 2-3 weeks from the date of the session. Courtney Edwards is well-known for her outstanding communication, openness to new ideas, and the ability to capture the candid moments between parents and their children.

Memphis, TN 38117


Elizabeth Wiggs Photography

Elizabeth Wiggs Photography is a natural light portrait photographer based in Germantown, TN that serves the surrounding Memphis area. Photographer Elizabeth Wiggs has nearly a decade of experience with an emphasis on photojournalistic photography. The studio approaches each session with the goal of capturing candid shots of families, newborns, children, and expecting moms. Elizabeth's photos are timeless keepsakes that embody the love of a family. On-location sessions start at $85.00 and include a 1-2-hour photo shoot, digital retouching of photographs, and online proofing. Newborn sessions are a $115.00 and last approximately 2-3 hours. These sessions take place in Elizabeth's in-home studio in Germantown. Clients appreciate Elizabeth's warm, welcoming nature and her ability to capture the unique qualities of the individual.

Germantown, TN 38138


Erin Dahl Photography

Erin Dahl Photography is a natural light studio in Collierville specializing in newborn, maternity, family, engagement, wedding, and high school senior photography. Newborn sessions start at $198 and are held at either the customer’s home or in the studio, which houses props, accessories, and backdrops. The photographer holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography from Brigham Young University.

Collierville, TN

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G. Nelson Photography

G. Nelson Photography is a family photography studio serving Memphis and the surrounding areas. The owner, photographer, and artist Geoff Nelson has over twenty years of experience capturing striking images. The company shoots mostly on location at popular landmarks such as Mud Island, the Botanic Gardens in Memphis, the Collierville Town Square, and the Arlington Depot Square. The company also takes portraits at their home studio which is ideal for specialty sessions like headshots, newborns, and boudoir. Each photo shoot is custom tailored to meet the client's unique personality. G. Nelson Photography creates images that are as distinct as the subject. Portrait sessions start at $150, and newborn sessions start at $300. Customers may proof and order prints via the website.

Cordova, TN 38016


Heather Strickland Photography

Heather Strickland Photography provides professional family portraiture services to clients in the Memphis metro area. It photographs couples, children, and expectant mothers in various combinations for a flat session fee. Once pictures are complete, clients have the option of purchasing physical products in various forms including individual prints, wall art, and photo albums. Heather Strickland Photography also does portrait work for seniors and athletes. Headshot and personal branding photo sessions are available as well.

324 West Vallely Street Suite 100
Hernando, MS 38632


Javen Photography

Javen Photography is a sought-after Memphis wedding photography studio. Founders and photographers Justin and Ashley Veneman met in college and married three years later. The husband and wife duo use a blend of photojournalism and fashion portraiture to capture life's special moments. In addition to shooting weddings, the studio provides engagement, family, and newborn photography. The Venemans work inconspicuously as a team offering two distinct perspectives and the ability to capture the unique moments that a single photographer might overlook. They strive to deliver one-of-a-kind photographs that exceed expectations. Online proofing and ordering are available. Orders ship in a timely fashion and arrive within three weeks of the order.

Arlington, TN 38002


Matt King Photography

Matt King Photography is a family-owned and operated portrait studio that has been serving the community of Memphis for over 15 years. The studio captures the moments of family's lives, and it also takes photos of children and high school seniors. Founder Matt King works to make every session have a fun and relaxed atmosphere for his clients. The studio has been recommended by its clients for the quality of the work.

38 Tipton St N
Munford, TN 38058


Shelby Renee Photo

Shelby Renee Photo is a Memphis-based family and wedding photographer who artistically captures life's joy, love, and celebration at an affordable price. Photographer Shelby Renee offers two distinct photo packages. Life sessions start at $175 and include family, kids, maternity, and seniors. Photo shoots are customized to meet the family's desires and needs. Love sessions start at $1400 and consist of weddings, engagements, anniversaries, and bridal shoots. Packages can be tailored to accommodate the couple's wishes and special requests. Customers give high praise to Shelby's patience, especially when dealing with fussy children. Shelby Renee Photo is a vendor on and has been featured on the website Borrowed and Blue.

Memphis, TN 38117


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