Best Portrait Photographers in Richmond

Why These Portrait Photographers?

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

Zaid Hamid Photography FEATURED

Zaid Hamid Photography is a Washington-based photographer that caters to clients in Richmond. Zaid specializes in portrait photography, seeking to capture people from all walks of life at their best and most authentic selves. By experimenting with various lighting techniques, assembling studio sets, and working closely with his subjects, he is adept at staging evocative photos in seemingly more ordinary environments. Zaid has been featured on the cover of DC Fashion magazine and has worked with the likes of The Wall Street Journal, Saks Fifth Avenue, and The Washington Post.

2727 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest
Washington, DC 20007

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In-depth Productions FEATURED

In-depth Productions is a professional company providing photography services for clients in Richmond. This team of photographers specializes in art captured and remastered for their clients' pleasure. The company offers studio, real estate, and outdoor sessions, as well as location shoots and maternity sessions. They also provide event photography services for different occasions such as weddings and graduations. In-depth Productions also works with catering companies for their event catering set-ups.

Blackstone, VA 23824

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Aniko Levai Photography

Aniko Levai Photography provides natural light photo sessions for families and individuals in the Richmond, Virginia area. The studio offers a broad range of photography services, including lifestyle, maternity, newborn, family, wedding, engagement, and high school senior portraits. The head photographer Aniko Levai, is known for being prompt, easy-going, and artistic.

Richmond, VA 23005


Anna Kardos

Anna Kardos is a full-time photographer based in Richmond that is known for her artistic and natural shooting style. She specializes in crafting timeless wedding and engagement photographs and equally captures fine art portraits of children, families, and high school seniors. Anna Kardos’ work has been featured on Grey Likes Weddings, WeddingWire, 100 Layer Cake, Chic Vintage Brides, and Bayside Bride.

Richmond, VA 23220



BrandonPhotos offers professional, high-quality portraits for models throughout the Glen Allen, Virginia area. The studio primarily takes lifestyle headshots for a variety of purposes, including corporate websites, social media, actors’ portfolios, promotion, and marketing. Its team is also available for wedding photography services. Brandon, the studio's head photographer is commended for his friendly nature, eye for detail, and passion for his craft.

Glen Allen, VA 23059


David Keith Photography

David Keith Photography is a photography studio that serves Richmond. It captures portraits of individuals, families, and organizations. Clients can choose to have their pictures taken indoors or outdoors, and there are no restrictions as to what particular spot it should be. A private image gallery is available to clients for viewing, and they can choose which pictures they want for final retouching. David Keith Photography also provides photography services during concerts, conferences, graduations, and trips.

Richmond, VA 23235

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Heather Machut Photography, L.L.C.

Heather Machut Photography, L.L.C. offers clean, romantic portraits of couples and families. Based in Richmond, Virginia, the company primarily conducts engagement shoots, wedding photo sessions, and event photography services, and equally captures modern portraits of children, expectant mothers, families, high school seniors, and pets. The studio's photographer, Heather Machut is known for her personable service and dedication to her craft.

Richmond, VA 23238


Hoot Media Photography

Hoot Media Photography is a photography company that conducts portrait sessions for families and couples. Based in Richmond, Virginia and serving the surrounding communities, the photographers handle a broad range of services, including wedding photography, engagement sessions, bridal portraits, family portraits, senior photos, corporate headshots, and school photography. The company was a recipient of Couples’ Choice Award by Wedding Wire in 2014 and 2015.

Richmond, VA 23219


Jessica Robertson Photographic Artistry

Jessica Robertson is RVA’s premier Senior Portrait photographer. With over 19 years in the industry, Jessica and her team photograph 200 seniors each year, as well as families, children, pets, and headshots. Seven-time winner of the PPA Photographer of the Year, Jessica has achieved recognition for her work on the national and international levels. She earned the Photographic Craftsman and Master of Photography degrees from the Professional Photographers of America. She also holds her Fellow of Photography from Virginia Professional Photographers Association and a degree in Fine Art. Jessica creates authentic portraits and captures memories that last a lifetime.

Ashland, VA 23005

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Kim Brundage Photography

Kim Brundage Photography offers professional branding portraits to clients in Richmond, Virginia, and the surrounding communities. The company specializes in individual branding, commercial clients, and headshot parties. It also provides hair, camera-ready makeup, hairstyling services, and wardrobe consultations. The photographers at the studio or on-location strive to make their clients feel comfortable and seek to cultivate an empowering and professional environment.

Richmond, VA 23226


Kim Stockwell Photography

Kim Stockwell Photography is a photography studio that captures natural light portraits of couples and individuals in and around the Richmond, Virginia area. Its skilled team focuses on wedding and engagement photo sessions and is known for producing laid back, classic portraits of families and individuals. Previous customers commend the studio's head photographer, Kim Stockwell for her polished professionalism, creativity, and stunning work.

Richmond, VA 23226


Kimberly Hise Photography

Kimberly Hise is a portrait photographer focusing on senior photoshoots. She enjoys taking creative senior photos that showcase the unique personality and style of every high school graduating student in Richmond. Her storyteller sessions incorporate thorough planning of locations, outfits, and makeup that fit the senior students' vision before the actual shoot takes place. Her studio also produces formal yearbook portraits and simple senior photos as well as maternity, family, and professional images.

2300 Astoria Drive
Bon Air, VA 23235

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Matthew R. O. Brown Photography

Matthew R. O. Brown is a portrait photographer based in Richmond. As a well-traveled commercial photographer with an eye for detail, Matthew is experienced in delivering creative content tailored to the needs of both large and small clients. He offers family, senior, wedding, and bridal portraits, as well as photos of concerts and organizational activities like seminars and award ceremonies. Matthew has captured dynamic and scenic views of people, nature, and architecture as part of his lifestyle portfolio.

Richmond, VA

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Studio Express

Studio Express offers digital portraiture services for clients throughout Glen Allen, Virginia and the surrounding areas. The studio was established in 1996 and has since provided business portraits, graduation portraits, newborn and infant photography, maternity photography, child photography, touch-ups, and photo restoration services, among others. The company also offers military and graduation discounts to those who qualify.

Glen Allen, VA 23059


Wolfgang Jasper Photography

Wolfgang Jasper Photography is a Henrico, Virginia-based photography business that offers unique portrait sessions to clients of all ages. The studio provides custom portraiture services for a variety of subjects, including babies, brides, children, couples, families, expectant mothers, high school seniors, and boudoir models. Head photographer Wolfgang Jasper is equipped with over 30 years of experience in all kinds of professional photography and holds a Master’s degree in Fine Art.

Henrico, VA 23228


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