Laurels
Best Portrait
Photographers
in Austin
2017

Why These Portrait Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored portrait photographers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best portrait photographers in Austin, TX.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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(512) 699-2923

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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(512) 517-5367

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Beck and Hall Photography

Beck and Hall Photography offers commercial, portrait, and event photography services in Austin and throughout Central Texas. The husband-wife team specializes in creating quality images at affordable rates. They work with working artists, small-to-medium businesses, families, couples, performers, and more. Lead photographer Nate Hall studied fine art photography at Texas State University and commercial photography at Austin Community College. Beck and Hall are available for portrait shoots in natural and urban settings, workplaces, and a professional photo studio.

Austin, TX(512) 740-7450

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David Neuse Photography

David Neuse Photography specializes in fine art and portrait photography for clients throughout the greater Austin area. He provides portraits for high school and college seniors, models, actors, entertainers, glamour, custom designs, and dance. David began his professional photography career in 1988 after over 15 years as an amateur photographer. He produces unique, artistic images by blending fine art elements with portraiture.

Austin, TX(512) 474-8484

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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 Wedding.com, 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(512) 270-0704

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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(512) 591-8409

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Go West Photography

Go West Photography offers portrait, lifestyle, and commercial photography for clients in Central Texas. The photographer prefers outdoor photo shoots with natural light at dusk, but clients can also book sessions in home or at approved venues. Clients receive a link to download or view images and can order large-scale prints, albums, and other products. All session packages include light photo retouching and editing.

Round Rock, TX(512) 568-1384

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Headshots by Steven Noreyko

Headshots by Steven Noreyko offers portrait services for actors, corporate executives, performers, musicians, and business professionals in the Austin Metro area. Steven Noreyko has specialized in headshots since 2003 and has previous work experience as a newspaper photojournalist. He owns a 1,000-square-foot studio space minutes from downtown Austin. His corporate and advertising clients include General Motors/Chevrolet, AT&T, New York Life, and Frito Lay. Steven’s work has been published in several national and international publications.

Austin, TX(512) 203-2979

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Images by Johnny Stevens

Images by Johnny Stevens has expertise with architectural, interior design, real estate, fine art, and portrait photography in the greater Austin area. Johnny Steven’s skills include studio portraiture, natural light photography, Photoshop compositing, architectural spot lighting, and High Dynamic Range photography. Johnny is a member of the National Association of Photoshop Professionals, Professional Photographers of America, and other professional associations.

Austin, TX(512) 762-5621

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Jama Pantel Photography

Jama Pantel Photography focuses on lifestyle family portraits, serving Austin and surrounding areas. Jama’s work has been published internationally and featured in Beauty & Lifestyle Mommy, Borrowed and Blue, and Vogue Italia. She takes photos for family, children, newborn, maternity, high school senior, bridal, and engagement sessions. Jama is a member of Professional Photographers of America. Clients are pleased and impressed by Jama’s care for her subjects and talent for capturing high-quality, beautiful photos.

Austin, TX(512) 827-7804

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Karen Rowe Photography

Karen Rowe Photography specializes in wedding and portrait services in the Austin Metro area. Karen books headshots for corporate professionals and actors indoors and outdoors, in studio and on location. She enjoys planning unique, artistic photo shoots for high school seniors, children, and families.

Austin, TX(512) 466-8200

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Kevin Nguyen

Kevin Nguyen is a headshot photographer based in the Austin Metro area. With personal experience as a film director and actor, Kevin focuses on relaxed, expressive headshots of actors, models, and business professionals. He strives to create photo shoots that are comfortable, engaging, and fun for his clients. His services include a wide selection of photo packages, retouching, and full service digital downloads.

Austin, TX(512) 565-0046

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Korey Howell Photography

Korey Howell Photography takes portraits and headshots in a Northwest Austin studio and on location. Founder Korey Howell has 25 years of experience in the photography business. Her team serves clients in banking, real estate, public relations, advertising, insurance, and many more industries. On-site photo shoots come with portable studio lighting, backgrounds, and camera equipment. Korey Howell Photography offers a variety of portrait styles for clients to choose from, including traditional, modern, outdoor, executive, groups, candid, and with digital backgrounds.

Austin, TX(512) 331-7744

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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(512) 914-0435

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Norah Levine Photography

Norah Levine Photography is a professional child and pet portrait studio located in Austin. Norah Levine’s work has been featured in many publications, such as Austin Monthly and Professional Photographer magazine. Norah also has experience as an instructor for Santa Fe Photographic Workshops in New Mexico. Past clients have praised Norah as professional, talented, and confident ability to work with both pets and small children.

Austin, TX(505) 780-4783

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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(512) 461-2254

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Shutterbug Headshots

Shutterbug Headshots serves the greater Austin area with headshot photos for corporate, business, and individual clients. The studio offers free consultations and tips for capturing high-quality headshots for professional use. Clients can choose from a variety of photo packages available and can request to shoot with film. Shutterbug also provides retouching, comp card designing, and printing services.

Austin, TX(512) 289-5720

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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(512) 736-0256

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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(512) 688-2178

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