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  • 42 hires on Thumbtack
  • Petaluma, CA 94952

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Roi is great to work with. I was looking for someone who takes good pictures but not your average photographer who takes the same kind of photos over and over; I wanted him to capture the real me. Since I haven't had portrait photos taken in a long time, I was relying on him for photo locations and poses. He really made me feel at ease and guided me throughout the process. He's both funny and professional. He had an assistant accompany him (I forgot her name) who was really nice. They both made me laugh and I felt very comfortable for the photos. I was on a budget and his prices are very affordable. When I first emailed him, he responded to my questions right away. He didn't charge extra for traveling. Overall, that was the best combination for me: professionalism, awesome photos and within my budget. If you're looking for an amazing photographer, you should totally contact him. He's the best!

  • 23 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
  • San Francisco, CA 94109

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I offer handcrafted images - individualized attention to detail - people, pets, jewelry and reportage. All events, weddings and gatherings. Individual and couple portraits. Photography is an intimate exchange and an investment. I respect your budget and seek out your specific photographic needs. My goal is to capture you in a way you feel good about.

  • Oakland, CA 94607

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I highly recommend GZ Photoz. The atmosphere was welcoming. He asked me what I wanted and he definitely delivered. The finished work is very professional and he knows how to adjust to every moment of the photo session, back ground scenery, poses, music, his make up artist had me looking and feeling flawless. I have been on many photo shoots and never received the feeling of being under the spotlight, it was my moment to shine. Sometimes I would tell photographers not to take pictures of my side profile and they didn't but Curtis Jermany said, don't worry about it and after I reviewed the finished work of my profile pictures, I became enlightened. That profile picture is now posted on my website. Thank you so much. The experience was awesome and I'm looking forward to another session at GZ Photoz.

  • 44 years in business
  • Oakland, CA 94605

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We have never had better school pictures than when Sharie has taken them. In fact, many people who have visited our house and seen Esmé's and Elsa's preschool pictures have commented on this: "That doesn't look like my school pictures!" That's because Sharie not only manages to catch their natural expressions and joy, but light and set them up so beautifully. The kids are relaxed, happy, and well lit! They are their true selves. We were also surprised that the school picture process involved getting to meet Sharie at the school to view the photos. It was such a pleasure to meet her and to be able to select the photo we liked best. In fact, choosing between all the photos was the hardest part! She captured our kids so beautifully. I wish she could be the photographer for our elementary school! We also hired Sharie to photograph our family and had the same amazingly results and experience. Now we have gorgeous family portraits too! Thank you, Sharie!

  • Oakland, CA 94606

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My name is Jason. I'm originally from S.L.C., Utah. I moved to the Bay Area a year ago to pursue a career in photography. I have been behind the lens most of my life as a hobby, now it's time to make a living at it. My passion is landscape, scenery and architecture. I also love shooting in B&W and macro. Though I am still "technically" an amateur, I am confident that in a beautifully staged event, or in a natural outdoor setting, I can take some great photos. I love, and take great pride in what I do, and it shows in my work. As a wedding photographer, my goal is not to simply document the occasion, but capture the moments of one of the happiest, and most memorable days in a couple's life. I have some creative editing software, though I'm proud to say that the majority of my photos need little, if any, retouching. I am also available to shoot head shots/portraits, products, and clothing/fashion. I hope to hear from you soon. Jason

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
  • San Francisco, CA 94117

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We are specializing in the photography and videography of children and families, special events and weddings, corporate and educational events. We dedicate time and care to compile all of your important moments into creative and sentimental photographs or video. Both individually and mutually, we have considerable experience working with children of all ages, and would proudly film your family's special events, including holiday parties, weddings, engagement, prom or other special events. Despite our vivid work and uncanny eye for detail, we don't sacrifice quality for price. You can rest assured knowing that you will receive quality photographs for a realistic outlay. We pride ourselves on capturing you and your family in your most natural light, and utilizing trust and responsiveness to allow you to feel comfortable and free to shine your beautiful light! Our pricing is competitively matched and we offer photo/video packages to match most budgets. With KnS you get two photographers for the price of one - one female and one male - and we offer discounts when booking photo/video packages together. Please see our website for more information!

  • Oakland, CA 94610

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We were rated #8 for 2011 on SF Baylist CityVoter. Why do we get such rave reviews? It's because we are a husband-and-wife team that only shoot together as a team. We do not use associate photographers, so our work is consistently stunning. You can count on it! Our specialty is wedding photography, family portraiture, and business portraiture with an emphasis on candidness and expert lighting, using natural light whenever possible. We attract SF Bay area families, couples, and businesses with discerning photographic taste, as well as an international clientele that spans from Russia to Australia. We serve the greater Bay area, all Northern California Wine Country, and Yosemite. Yes, we are available for travel worldwide. With Ken, as your main photographer and Brady as your second photographer, location and lighting scout and stylist, you have complete coverage for your wedding day, in addition to peace of mind that you look picture perfect in all of your formal images. Meet us in person, and see our work in print. "Duende" means passion. If you are truly passionate about your photographs, you'll consider DuendePhoto.

  • Santa Rosa, CA 95405

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Kathleen McCallum is a terrific fine art photographer! My family has been happy to have her chronicle many events, important times in our lives and we are always pleased with her work. I personally have had two boudior sessions with Kathleen. One was solo, the other with my lover. Kathleen was able to make me (us) comfortable and relaxed during the session. We had a great time, many laughs, and the result was beautiful, attractive, sexy images. Instead of studio portraits as my children grew, Kathleen created art to record their landmarks. People are always impressed to see our family gallery full of incredibly insightful and sensitive photos of our family as we moved through the years. Ms. McCallum is a gifted photographer and a fine person to work with- I do recommend!

  • El Cerrito, CA 94530

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We are combining a dual approach - photojournalism with interesting portraiture in the San Francisco Bay Area and destinations worldwide. We are a husband and wife team who are known for having an unobtrusive photojournalistic style. We are capturing your very special day, and creating beautiful images in a creative way. You are center stage, as we quietly capture the memories of a lifetime. We are fortunate to be a part of such an important milestone, and we love it when clients become friends. We can't wait to hear about your story, and how we can help document the day for you!

  • San Francisco, CA 94115

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We provide a wide range of both personal, as well as commercial photography services from portraiture to architecture, to product photography from our San Francisco location. Each job is priced on the work to be done, not simply some arbitrary day rate. Our portraits are designed to reveal not only the outer beauty, but that which comes from within. And like all of our work, this beauty begins with light. For the past 20 years, I have taught and trained more than 1,000 photographers in the art of light. I not only see it under all kinds of conditions, I am able to capture it for you. You may find us at our websites. Check out Insight Photography for photographs you will cherish!

  • San Francisco, CA 94114

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We are a full-service photography company. Our specialties include the following: * Wedding * Boudoir * Family * Newborn portraits Our goal for your session is to create beautiful artwork starring you! Clients love us because we make the session fun. We are laid-back but focused on getting excellent images as long as we can for our clients. Making sure our clients are more than 100% happy with their session is our ultimate goal.

  • San Francisco, CA 94109

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I am a professional portrait photographer. My work consists primarily of editorial and commercial portraiture and has been described as "mysterious and haunting, dramatic yet subtle". As well as photographic services, I also offer video services, digital retouching and post production and have connections with talents such as models, hair and MUA. Mostly my work is on-location, but I am no stranger to the photo studio as well. I work with many local businesses and have worked internationally as well. I shoot head shots, corporate portraits and occasionally find myself shooting eloping couples at City Hall. My clients include: - Glide - San Francisco Community Consortium - VMWare - Paul's Hat Works - Dark Garden - SFWIRE

  • Berkeley, CA 94720

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Lifestyle photography that catches the moment. I do portraits and events in a style that is both photojournalistic and fine art. I don't like to step in and direct your day so instead I elect instead to capture your wedding or your portraits how they happen, making sure your images are beautiful and touching. We do boudoir, wedding, portrait, event, and pet photography.

  • Oakland, CA 94609

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We specialize in business and social photos of all kinds. Our services include: * Wholesale/retail sales items * Real estate for documentation, MLS, advertisements and virtual tours * Business staff photos * Social or family events * Models * Artist * Musicians * Pregnancy * Children * Portfolios

  • 15 years in business
  • Pacifica, CA 94044

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"Taking pictures is like tiptoeing into the kitchen late at night and stealing Oreo cookies. "- Diane Arbus Jody loves shooting weddings (of ALL kinds) and children's portraits. She shoots on location, enjoying travel to locations far and wide. She has been in business for over 12 years and can't get enough of it! She has recently won the Best of Pacifica, 2014, 2012 and Wedding Wire's Bride's Choice Award 2012. Her work may be seen in numerous print and online magazines including The Knot, Engaged! Magazine, The Art of Capturing Love, 7x7 Magazine, Borrowed & Blue, Equally Wed, The Wedding Secret, 4 Real Equality Weddings, Aisle Ready, Coastviews Magazine, and more.

  • Corte Madera, CA 94925

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Offers weddings, portraits, commercial, families, children, location, publicity, product and head shots. Photography studio is serving the Bay Area since 1976. Creative and elegant weddings and artist, award-winning portrait photography, corporate accounts, brochures, documentary, insurance, rush service, retouching and restoration services. Wedding coverage starts at under $2000. Competitive pricing on all personal and commercial photography. Stephen Harrison MBA LIC. - photographer

  • 13 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
  • Oakland, CA 94601

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I provide a simple and affordable way to get your portraits done in a studio setting. My services includes head shots, portraits, and beauty shots (and would love to also take photos of pets!) I don't sell prints at the moment, but I can point you to professional photo printers in the Bay Area out of state. I am simple, straightforward, and affordable; aren't those what we all want? Contact me for questions! I accept cash or credit card payment (believe it or not, I also accept kayaking gear as payment).

  • Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

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"The still photograph is to moving pictures what poetry is to prose - less comprehensive perhaps, less literal even, yet somehow capable of expressing a deeper truth." - Anonymous We (Paul and Che) are a husband and wife photography team based in Bay Area, CA. Photography is our passion and it is one of the things that brought us together as a couple. Our style consists of candid and photojournalistic approach which gives our photos a unique, truthful and interesting perspective -- the fusion of art and photography. We love taking photos of kids, pets, families and couples. Every person we meet tells a different story and we would like to capture the essence of this story with our art. If you give us the opportunity to document your special occasion, we will make sure that the warmth and joy of each moment is captivated in every shot. Most things in life are a pith of delight and we want to capture and make it a lifetime of pleasure through our photographs.

  • 7 years in business
  • San Francisco, CA 94109

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Megan Bayley, a professionally trained San Francisco Bay Area photographer, specializing in portraiture, wedding photography, commercial and fashion work as well as event coverage. Bayley approaches each job and event as a unique opportunity to capture the emotion, interaction, character, and attitude of individual clients.

  • Rancho Cordova, CA 95670

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Molly Wassenaar provides creative and unique family, maternity, baby and newborn portrait photography. Sessions are held either in your home, or outdoors during the sunset hour. Call Molly today, to create beautiful memories for your family.

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