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Sechrest Photos
4.9
from 90 reviews
  • 24 years in business
  • 156 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Ryan K.
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Mr. Sechrest stayed in constant contact with us prior to the shoot, inquired about hobbies and other pertinent info pertaining to interest for adding props. for the shoot. Mr. Sechrest also hooked us up with a contact for make up (she did an excellent job). He took us to an excellent location for the best lighting and moved the scheduled day for the shoot so the weather was optimal. Mr. Sechrest was patient with my daughter as she changed clothes and tried different poses, he was willing to cross some treacherous rocks near the water to get the best pics possible. His knowledge of the area for locations was outstanding, he took quite a few really good pictures and the price for his work is very reasonable. I highly recommend Mr. Sechrest for photo shoots and I plan on using his service next year for my other daughter's graduation pictures.

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Danielle Penn Photography
5.0
from 76 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 143 hires on Thumbtack
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April E.
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Our family needed a photo of all 12 of us that included 4 little boys under 4. Danielle worked great with the kids and offered lots of different groupings and poses. I was most impressed by how she could be in the middle of a group shot and pause for a great candid she saw out of the corner of her eye.

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Island Style Images
4.9
from 68 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 113 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Megan S.
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I was so impressed with Joanne. She responded quickly, followed through on her statements, met our very quick timelines, and most of all, she was fabulous with my 9 year old boy! He said "I'm having fun!" at the photo shoot.

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1Man1Woman Designs
5.0
from 47 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 65 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Cheryll V.
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Jessica was awesome to work with. Her creative style lends itself beautifully for outdoor photo shoots using nature as an incredible backdrop. Thank you Jessica for all the lovely photo's of our 25th wedding anniversary renewal ceremony. It was a pleasure working with you and your husband Bobby.

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  • 1 year in business
  • 58 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Thomas T.
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What a wonderful experience! I came in from out of town and out of state and Heather met with me on the phone to go over my photography needs. She then met me promptly, at the noted time and location and helped me complete the photo shoot. The photos were delivered in a timely fashion and came out perfect. I'd highly recommend Heather for any job you may have, you will not regret it!

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Elena U. Photography
5.0
from 40 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 41 hires on Thumbtack
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Hilda T.
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Elena did an amazing job for my really simple courthouse wedding. She made it look so beautiful! Not only did she show professionalism but she had so much patience during the waiting process which we appreciated so much. She gave us direction on how to pose and went above and beyond to get the perfect shot! All of my photos looked great even before editing and then the finished product came out beautifully. I highly recommend Elena she’s super talented and a great people person. She will make your special occasion memorable :)

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Paloart
5.0
from 37 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 43 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Antonia G.
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Amazing photographer! Arrived early, stayed later, made sure we had a list of photos for our big day to keep us on track and took charge to make sure we captured all our desired photos! Most importantly he really made us feel comfortable on our big day, those awkward photo moments were non existent! Thank you so much for being wonderful!

  • 4 years in business
  • 45 hires on Thumbtack
Chris L.
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Olga was AMAZING with our daughter's Senior Pics! My daughter is NOT a typical teenager who loves selfies, photo shoots, dressing up or makeup! Olga did an incredible job making her feel comfortable with just being herself. She captured my daughter's natural beauty and guided her during the entire shoot so professionally. Olga asked my daughter's opinion often so she felt like she truly had input into the photo's being taken of her. The end result had me teary eyed because the pictures were absolutely beautiful and best of all, my daughter admitted enjoying the shoot and loved Olga!!! I will highly recommend her to anyone I know looking for a photographer!

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Aiya Photography
5.0
from 36 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 73 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Lauren M.
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Aamir was wonderful to work with! I even had a flat tire and had to push my time back a little bit, and he was more than willing to accommodate for me. The photo shoot itself was a great first experience. I will definitely be going back and referring friends!

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Laura Carrasco Photography
4.9
from 35 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 56 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kirsten G.
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Laura did an outstanding job during the photo shoot staying patient with my 17 month old son and orchestrated a beautiful experience for my parents-in-law. And the finished product was absolutely stunning! The photos made me cry! She captured beautiful moments of my family that we will treasure for a lifetime! We've already planned 2 more photo shoots with Laura and will continue to use her as our family photographer! I would HIGHLY recommend Laura Carrasco!

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Chasing Light
4.9
from 34 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 58 hires on Thumbtack
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Shaunna C.
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My fiance and I hired Chasing Light to do our photo and video for our wedding. Their pricing was perfect for what we were looking for and we were very excited to be getting both photo and video by the same team. We recently had our engagement photos and cannot begin to explain how happy we are to have chosen them. Our photographer, Russ, was very flexible with the date and even helped us find the perfect location. He definitely listened to what we had in mind and was even ok with my fiance wearing his sunglasses for some of the shots. Russ was very easy to work with and had 2 preview images back to me within the next hour! On top of that, he had the rest of our images ready the next day and they are everything we hoped for and more! I have friends who had to wait weeks to get their engagement photos back. Needless to say, we are obsessed with our engagement photos and CANNOT wait to see how our wedding photos and video turn out.

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Michael & Dia Photography
5.0
from 28 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 53 hires on Thumbtack
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Linda M.
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Dia and Mike were very accommodating and so nice to work with. We enjoyed the photo shoot and are happy with the results.

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Gleimlight Photography
5.0
from 20 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 24 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jennifer M.
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Christina & Jake made this year's family photo session a wonderful, hassle free experience -- which can be challenging when a 5 year boy is involved! We don't live in California, so I was initially stressed about the time involved to research photographers & their styles in addition to a location that would be unique. From the initial request for info all the way through receiving the portrait package -- they were extremely responsive, amazing & were very thoughtful in their location recommendations based on what I was looking for (even though I didn't really know what I was looking for). In person, they immediately made us all feel at ease and made it a fun experience. The pictures turned out AMAZING ...and they sent them to me the next night -- UNBELIEVABLE turnaround time! I would highly recommend them; in fact I have already told my friends who live in the SD area about them. We would definitely use them again!!!!

Crosthwaite Photography
5.0
from 14 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Aimee P.
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My husband and I worked with Ryan Crosthwaite photography for our maternity photos. The photographer was very professional & personable and knew which locations would be most suitable for an optimal setting. We appreciated his charisma and thoughtfulness throughout the entire session!

Robert Dennis Photography
5.0
from 13 reviews
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
Bahram R.
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Robert Dennis has taken pictures for me for both my wedding and professional events and his work has always been incredible. The clarity and sharp images in his photographs were honestly hard to believe, even in this day in age of technology. I have never been disappointed with his work. Robert is a quality individual as well. He is polite, quick, and very engaging. He kept me aware of what he was doing so that I was clued into every step of his thought process. I would definitely recommend him to anyone looking for a flawless photo finish.

Patrick Sanford Photography
5.0
from 12 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Stephanie L.
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Patrick was awesome! He is detailed in his craft and our photographs turned out terrific for publication. We had some background ideas in mind and his suggestions really made the headshot photos pop. I love the final product!

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Voltage Digital
5.0
from 11 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Allie P.
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Jamie was on time and very professional. We used him for an office photo shoot and he blended in seamlessly. We were able to work as we normally do and he was just a fly on the wall documenting our everyday work life. I would definitely recommend Voltage Digital for photography!

Puneet S Ghai Photography
5.0
from 11 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
Ken C.
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Puneet was amazing to work with. Gave fantastic guidance and suggestions while keeping the atmosphere light and fun, allowing us to relax and enjoy ourselves while he captured beautiful moments. The pictures came out great. I would highly recommend him for a couples or family photo shoot. Great with dogs too!

Lacey Khiev Photography
5.0
from 10 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
Julian C.
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I'm very satisfied with Lacey's work. She helped me to set a surprise photo-shoot for my engagement. Working with Lacey is very easy, she is very responsive. I totally recommend her.

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Jimmy Wu Photography
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kristina L.
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We hired Jimmy Wu of Jimmy Wu Photography for the Grand Opening of our social enterprise coffee businesses. We had many attractions and entertainment that day and over 300 attendees. Jimmy was able to capture candid moments of customers enjoying themselves, our artists and musicians performing, as well as product photos for future use. Jimmy was punctual, extremely professional and delivered the final product promptly. We will definitely hire him again for our future events!

CBui Photos
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Larissa G.
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My baby is turning 1 so we decided on a sunset photo shoot. I can’t be more grateful and happy for finding Chris! He is amazing!!! So responsive, friendly, professional.. (the list could go on forever). We can’t wait to see the pics! HIRE HIM... you won’t regret it.

Q & A

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How much does it cost for a photographer for a wedding?

Finding the right wedding photographer can make a big difference for your ceremony. Nationally, the average wedding photographer’s price ranges from $800 to $1,000, but costs can be much higher in areas like Chicago, New York or Los Angeles where some couples spend $2,000 to $5,000 or more for the photographer they want. Factors that can affect your wedding photographer prices include the photographer’s reputation and experience. Heavy hitters can command top rates, especially during wedding-season weekends. Day of the week also affects your cost. You may get a $200 discount on wedding photographer prices if you get married on a Friday in November rather than a Saturday in June. Time onsite is also an important cost factor. Hiring a photographer to snap photos from the moment you wake up until after last call at the reception is going to cost more than five hours of pictures during the day. Multiple photographers, special lighting, and videography will also increase your costs. Ultimately you want to find someone who has a style you love and can provide the number of edited shots you want for a price you can handle. Learn more about hiring a wedding photographer.

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