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

Dragon Photography Studio

Dragon Photography Studio operates with a great focus on clients’ comfort and ease as a way to help even those who don’t like their pictures taken to relax and feel natural in front of the cameras. The business’s leader is the one undertaking all customer correspondence from its inception. This operational model is designed to build solid relationships with clients and facilitate the personalization of services strictly to the individual needs. The studio specializes in portrait sessions, wedding and event photography, all carried out with great attention to detail by a professional who effortlessly fits into any occasion. Dragon Photography Studio is dedicated to producing images that propel unique emotions and excitement.

Virginia Beach, VA 23450


Hamlett Photography

Hamlett Photography is a Virginia Beach studio dedicated to being the industry leader in wedding and portrait photography for any taste and style. Whether customers want to capture their love with a fun and colorful engagement shoot or preserve every precious moment of their wedding day, the photographer uses years of experience to make each image a special moment in time. Interested customers can view portfolios of the photographer’s work on the studio website and see how a professional touch can transform boring snapshots into vibrant works of art that capture each joyful moment of a couple’s love and excitement. The studio also offers newborn portrait sessions, modeling and senior portraits, family portraits, and sports photography for local schools and minor league teams.

Chesapeake, VA 23320


Lovell Productions

Lovell Productions is a photography company owned and operated by a couple in Hampton Roads, Virginia. Aside from photography, they also conduct lifestyle cinematography. Lovell Productions is available to travel worldwide for work and have done wedding photography. Lovell Productions offers portrait sessions which start at $500. Their portfolio includes wedding films, birth films, commercial films, stop motion films, photography, personal, and a slow motion booth. Lovell Productions is devoted to creating handcrafted wedding films which depict the emotional experience of the day. “Nothing can illustrate their passion for their craft better than the films they produce.” Lovell Productions is featured on WeddingWire. Lovell Productions has been the winner of the WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards in 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017 as well as the WeddingWire Bride’s Choice Awards in 2013.

Portsmouth, VA 23701


Massei Photography

Massei Photography is a husband-wife photography team that serves residents of Virginia, North Carolina, and near by states. April and Austin Massei offer photography related to both wedding collections as well as lifestyle sessions. Their wedding photography packages start at a flat rate fee of $2,300--a price that guarantees two professional photographers to capture every angle of the event and a complimentary engagement session. The duo also supplies a lifestyle session which starts at $250 and is great for family, maternity, couple, or high school senior photo sessions. Massei Photography’s website has a full-featured gallery for future clients who would like to see what Massei has to offer and a list of package options that are described in detail.

Virginia Beach, VA 23464


One-of-a-Kind Photography

One-of-a-Kind Photography is a professional photography business located in Virginia Beach, Virginia that serves clients in the wider local metropolitan area. The company is fully licensed and insured for clients' protection and specializes in portraiture work. Services offered by One-of-a-Kind Photography include general lifestyle portrait sessions, commercial photography services, special event coverage, and wedding photography coverage. Previous clients praise One-of-a-Kind Photography for the high quality of its finished images, the speed of its editing and photo development process, and the professionalism of lead photographer and owner. The company can be contacted for bookings by phone or email.

404 S Parliament Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23462


Wes Shinn Photography

Established more than five years ago, Wes Shinn Photography is located in Chesapeake, Virginia. Photographer and owner Wes Shinn offers wedding and engagement photos and strives to offer his clients unique images that help them preserve the memory of their special day and he aims to consider couples' personalities when staging photos. He's been a photographer since 2005 and has shot weddings around the world. For an additional fee, Wes Shinn is available to photograph destination weddings.

2651 Lake Ridge Crossing
Chesapeake, VA 23323


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