Best Portrait Photographers in Austin

Why These Portrait Photographers?

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

Anna Munoz Photography

Anna Munoz is an Austin-based photographer with a wide range of expertise. She produces architectural, headshot, event, stock, portrait, and travel photography. She earned a BFA in Photography and has over 18 years of commercial photo experience. Anna is available for both in-studio and on-location photo shoots. Her portrait styles include formal to journalistic and classic to modern.

Austin, TX 78756


Austin Photographers

With over 10+ years of experience in portrait & commercial photography, you get high-quality results every time. Austin Photographers offers a broad range of photo services, including portrait photography. This includes family, maternity, kids portraits, senior portraits, model/portfolio packages, headshots, and newborn portrait sessions, which are available in the studio or in the client's home. Packages vary depending on the package you choose. Each shoot includes an online proofing gallery and a certain amount of retouched digital images. Other services include executive portraits and commercial photography.

7301 N FM 620 Rd Ste 155 # 103
Austin, TX 78726


Austin Pro Photo

Austin Pro Photo specializes in corporate marketing videos and professional photography for Austin-area clients. The company provides business headshots, marketing photos, and web videos. Photographers Jim Lacy and Montena Fink-Lacy apply advertising agency principles to achieve their clients’ visions creatively and within budget. Austin Pro Photo offers on-site photo shoots and same-day image proofs for professional portraits.

Austin, TX 78757


Doc List Photography

Doc List is a portrait photographer based in Austin, Texas, and serving clients in surrounding areas. Doc has been recognized by Thumbtack’s Best of 2015 and Best of 2016. He is a member of, SnapKnot, the Professional Photographers of America, and several other professional associations. As a husband and father of four, Doc is inspired by photographing children and families. Clients praise Doc List for professional, engaging, and enjoyable photo shoots.

Austin, TX 78757


Eric Coleman Photography

Eric Coleman Photography takes commercial, food, and portrait photos based in the Austin Metro area. Eric Coleman studied photography at Chabot College and has worked with clients including Charles Maund Toyota, Austin’s Furniture Depot, Austin City Dental, and Orange Theory Fitness. He enjoys collaborating with his clients for the best results. Portrait sessions come with unlimited looks, 15-20 final images, and an edited online album. As a Google Street View Trusted Photographer, Eric also offers virtual tour services for local businesses.

Round Rock, TX 78664


Justin Brownell Photography

Justin Brownell is a full-time photographer offering portrait sessions in Austin. His passion for photography started when he took a digital photography course while finishing his degree in design. Once he graduated, he decided to build his career in photography and capture the memorable days of his clients. Justin conducts portrait sessions for families and individuals. He also works as a photographer for a marketing firm, which helps him in advancing his style and techniques.

214 Barton Springs Road
Austin, TX 78704

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Kim Ortiz Portrait Art

Kim Ortiz Portrait Art is a portrait photographer near Austin specializing in wall portraits for people living with their dogs. It is a photography business that values the beautiful memories with kids, families, and dogs displayed in a wall portrait. Aside from this special service, the studio also provides services to high school seniors, businesses for formal headshots, branding purposes, or any business-related photography needs. Kim Ortiz Portrait Art can also do outdoor sessions in a private setting upon request.

2009 Ranch Road 620 North
Austin, TX 78734

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Nathan Hall Photography

Nathan Hall Photography takes photos for bands, musicians, portraits, fashion, events, landscapes, architecture, and real estate in the Austin Metro area. Nathan Hall uses a positive, creative approach to photo shoots and values making a fun and enjoyable experience for his clients. His past clients have included The Rocket Brothers Band, MTV, McDonald’s, and the University of Texas at Austin.

Austin, TX 78759


Portraits by Ryan

Portraits by Ryan is a professional photography studio that serves clients in and around the Austin metro area. Specializing in all types of custom portraiture, the studio combines a professional atmosphere, artistic creativity, and state-of-the-art equipment to produce magazine-quality photos. Clients can also benefit from the company's professional on-site hair and makeup artist. Additionally, photograph retouching is provided to ensure that each final image is of the highest possible quality.

6550 Comanche Trl Ste 209
Austin, TX 78732


Prana by Jonesie

Prana by Jonesie is a studio based in Austin and owned by a talented portrait photographer. Jonesie's passion for capturing light and movement led her to start her own photography and creative design business. She loves doing commercial shoots, as well as portrait and headshot sessions for families, groups, and individuals. Jonesie is a certified Reiki healer who offers individual sessions and custom packages. This multi-talented photographer also has over 12 years of experience working as a graphic designer.

Austin, TX

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River City Photography

River City Photography provides photo services in corporate, headshots, real estate, sports, events, automotive, and landscape for Austin-area clients. Founded in 2009, River City Photography has a team of photographers with decades of experience. River City specializes in action photos but also has a corporate division dedicated to helping businesses increase their visibility on the internet and in print.

Austin, TX 78741


Sterling Images Online

Sterling Images Online has specialized in photography of people for over 25 years. Based in Austin, photographer Andrew Sterling takes portrait, wedding, and destination event photos. Andrew is a member of the Professional Photographers of America and has won several awards for his work. Past clients highly recommend Sterling Images Online for Andrew’s hard work, comfortable and enjoyable sessions, and beautiful photos.

Austin, TX 78732


Sweet Nothings Photography

Sweet Nothings Photography is a portrait studio located in Georgetown, Texas, and working throughout the Austin Metro area. Lead photographer Suzanne Barnes specializes in sessions with family, children, maternity, newborns, high school seniors, and headshots. Thumbtack ranked the studio in the 2016 Top 10 Headshot Photographers for Austin. Suzanne describes her style as combining modern portraiture and casual lifestyle moments.

Georgetown, TX 78626


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