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Dayvid Photography
4.7
from 183 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 365 hires on Thumbtack
Sonia R.
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Dayvid was great to work with for my daughter's quinceañera . I researched a lot of photographers and he is the only one that made me feel comfortable enough to book without meeting him since I live out of state. He showed up on time was very easy to talk to and gave me a great product. I would definitely use him for my other daughter if he is still around.

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Desert Rose Photography
4.9
from 157 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 353 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Mike D.
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Extreamly professional. Worked from start to completion. The photo quality was extreamly amazing. It's hard to find good photographers and this is one I will use again

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Creative Vision Photography
4.9
from 121 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 266 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Joseph G.
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We just had family portraits taken with Ivan from Creative Vision and the work was incredible. He was really good with our baby and 9 year old. He is extremely meticulous about the smallest of details and each of the pictures will turn out far better then you would expect. I would recommend him for any event and I will definitely use his services again.

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Brad Zangwill Photography
4.8
from 126 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 276 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Melissa S.
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Brad was fantastic! When he arrived at our location, he quickly scanned the scenery, and within seconds was able to determine the most beautiful spots to shoot. He picked several places based on existing architecture, landscape and foliage. His vision was amazing! A true photographer. I was worried about all the people in the area, but he knew how to set up the shots so it looked like we were the only ones there. He was also able to direct us into poses that may have felt unnatural, but translate wonderfully to the finished photo. The results were beautiful! I'm always concerned about color and lighting - I see so many photographers get it wrong, but our photos are truly professional quality. If you want someone who strikes a nice balance between efficiency, artistry, and reasonable pricing (and who doesn't?) then I highly recommend Brad!

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Nona_Photography
4.8
from 108 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 230 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Valerie A.
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Nona is hands down one of the best photographers our family has ever worked with! Very professional and extremely good at what she does. We had to reschedule d/t the bipolar Houston weather and she worked well (and FAST) to get everything done, EVEN had a few pics ready in less than 24hrs!! I only wish we could've gotten the remaining photos a little sooner as a small project I was working on was delayed (and so many were so good!). To be fair, she delivered on her original ETA AND photos were done just before the holidays, so we know she was very busy. I would absolutely recommend her to everyone I know, our pictures have gotten rave reviews from family and friends!

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MacTaggart Media
4.9
from 90 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 199 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Joyce E.
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I was asked by a university to have my pictures taken professionally for an article that is going to be published. Fortunately, I didn't have a lot of time to think about it, because I was becoming quite nervous. Kelli arrived with all of her equipment. She suggested I pull out a few accessories from my closet. I had a couple of clothing ideas in mind. She recommended I add some scarves and jackets that were added to compliment what I chose. She helped me relax, knew just what would look good inside the house and outdoors. She has an eye for backgrounds, lighting, and an exuberance comes out that makes the subject have fun and really enjoy the experience. I loved that she would show me some of the shots as we went along, and I loved the ability to veto pictures taken so the publisher couldn't choose them. If you need professional pictures,she is the photographer to call! Thank you, Kelli!

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Sechrest Photos
4.9
from 81 reviews
  • 24 years in business
  • 142 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Tammy S.
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Alan and Ina are wonderful photographers. They really takes the time to get to know you and make your experience everything you want it to be. They shot my wedding in May and the pictures are beyond beautiful!!!! Every picture shows our love & happiness. They captured the emotion of the day. We have a lifetime of memories because of them. I highly recommend you use them for all your photography needs!!!!

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Danielle Penn Photography
5.0
from 67 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 128 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Laura W.
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Danielle is a fantastic photographer. Her proffesionalism, attention to detail and attitude made our experience that much better. Danielle and the team photographed our wedding day, and can I just say I am IN LOVE with the pictures! Thank you so much Danielle, you went beyond our expectations.

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Monesson Photography
4.9
from 66 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 172 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Karen L.
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Joshua gave me exactly the headshot I was looking for. He really listened to me, and he was great at getting a good "look" from me. I love that I had so many shots to choose from. Technically everything was excellent--lighting, retouching, etc. Also Josh's communication skills were really good. We had to go back and forth a bit for scheduling, but he always got back to me right away and he was really flexible. I also thought the cost was very reasonable. I would recommend Josh to anyone looking for photography of any kind--wedding, product, portrait, whatever.

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Sheryl Bale Photography
4.9
from 70 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 123 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Amadito B.
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Sheryl was the photographer at our July 4th backyard wedding and she was A+MAZING! Very professional, outgoing and responsive. My partner (now husband) scheduled a meet ‘n greet and immediately made the connection with her. She saw the wedding venue and instantly came up with great ideas and vision on where the perfect shots and lighting will be for the wedding. She checked in with me through the whole wedding planning process. On the day of the wedding, Sheryl and a partner in tow arrived few minutes early to help set-up our photo backdrop. The rest of the day/night went very smoothly and stress-free – she made everyone at the wedding feel comfortable and at ease. She checked in with me a couple of times before the ceremony to see if I needed help with anything. Oh, and she even texted me a photo of the wedding set-up outside while I was getting ready. Nice touch! 9:00 a.m. the morning after the wedding, Sheryl texted me a couple of photos from the wedding right away, all of which were awesome shots, and within few hours later, she followed up with a link to some of our wedding photo collection available to view online. All the photos we’ve seen thus far are awesome! For those who are looking for a photographer, look no further – Sheryl is your girl! She is the best, she gets it and she gets the job done!

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Kenny Goldberg Photography
5.0
from 60 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 65 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Jennifer K.
Verified review

I personally used Kenny Goldberg Photography for my daughters High School Senior photo. This was shot on location at Aliso Beach, CA. We spent a good three hours with a few clothing changes. The final product was absolutely beautiful. My daughter used her favorite photo for her facebook page and High School Graduation Announcement. I used Kenny Goldberg Photography for my Professional Linkedin photo, as well, and am very happy with it. I would like to recommend Kenny Goldberg Photography for your personal or corporate event needs. Whether your photography needs are for High School Senior photos, Family Portrait, Professional Headshot, Corporate Events, Prom, etc.., you will be very impressed and satisfied with the quality of Kenny Goldberg Photography services. Kenny Goldberg is passionate about photography. He possess a great eye and ability to bring out the individual personalities of his clients. If you are in the market for a seasoned professional, both for personal or corporate event use, I would contact Kenny Goldberg Photography.

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Aloha | Dinocean Photography
5.0
from 56 reviews
  • 24 years in business
  • 64 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Ted A.
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Dino did some portrait photos for me to use for my office's website, and he worked magic with what is usually a not so photogenic subject. He knew how to bring the best out in me while all the while being laid back, genuine and professional. I highly recommend his services. You will come away with a good experience and great photos.

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Amina Touray Photography
5.0
from 59 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 80 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Nancy M.
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AMINA is an excellent photographer. She photographed my daughter at the beach for her Senior photos and they turned out BEAUTIFUL! She made her feel at ease and they had fun which came through in the pictures. She is a true artist with a camera. We will definitely use her again.

Hugh Foster Photography
4.9
from 38 reviews
  • 17 years in business
  • 69 hires on Thumbtack
Charlie G.
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Hugh is a great guy, a real pro photographer, easy to work with, and creative at a thumbtack competitive rate. I'm a Realtor and have worked with other photographers before. Set a time to meet and he even scouted the area beforehand for multiple locations ready to shoot; and spent a lot of time with us too. Offered a proof sheet, we picked out favorite photos, and he retouched the photos and delivered with a fast turnaround. Will use him again.

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Natalie Baidi Photography
4.9
from 43 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 66 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Daniel L.
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Natalie was very professional in her approach as a photographer. Photos came out great, and so were the edited versioon of the photos.

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Mukaila: The Photographer
5.0
from 33 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 49 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Cecelia C.
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I could not be happier with the photos Mukaila took. He captured our family get together with candid shots, group shots and individual photos. We will all get to relive that day thru his work. Thank you so much Mukaila. Hope to get to do this again.

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Saints Photography
5.0
from 37 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 95 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Zach H.
Verified review

I put out a thumbtack request for a photographer the night before my wedding anniversary in a last minute effort to try to give my wife the gift of family pictures for out anniversary. Due to my last minute request I was sure no photographers would be able to come out the very next day. Within 2 minutes of me submitting the thumbtack request Rachel actually called me on the phone and said she would love to come out the very next day and take our family pictures! Rachel was so accommodating and even was answering text message questions I was sending until 11:00 P.M. that night! The day of my anniversary I surprised my wife with a beautiful little family pictures certificate that Rachel had made custom for me the night before. Rachel met up with us that afternoon for the photo shoot and she even drove all the way up Big Cottonwood Canyon where we wanted the photos done. Rachel's patience with our screaming kids was amazing and her professionalism was unsurpassed. Rachel also has an amazing eye for art and photography and thought of some amazing ways and ideas to capture some truly amazing moments of our family. She really captured the relationships our family shares instead of just pictures of our family staring at the camera smiling. I HIGHLY recommend Rachel. Thanks Saints Photography!!!

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Jess Young Images
4.9
from 35 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 51 hires on Thumbtack
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Khadija F.
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Jess is hands down the sweetest photographer I have ever met. She really understood what I was looking for when it came to my engagement photos. She took amazing candid photos, as well as portrait photos that I will forever cherish. Thank you Jess for the hardwork and effort you put in!!! Highly highly highly recommend!!!!!!

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Trittonproductions.com
5.0
from 39 reviews
  • 44 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Test J.
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Jordan made everything so easy. For my portrait shoot he was perfectly punctual and came with a vision so the whole shoot went very smoothly. Even though it rained on the day we were shooting he improvised with some crafty umbrella work and was able to produce some great shots regardless. He also turned everything around way earlier than I expected, which was an added bonus and I supremely appreciate. Would definitely recommend.

88 Hearts Studios
4.9
from 21 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 39 hires on Thumbtack
Joel D.
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Initially was afraid of the professionalism of the photographers, we never met with them in person. We communicated all by emails, text and phone calls. Once they showed up they were great, good team work! Such a great experience. Antonio was such a great leader and he knows his stuff. It was amazing!! We are excited and can not wait to see our wedding pictures and videos. They were so great even when we booked 1 month in advance for photographer and 1 week in advance for videography. There is not enough stars to show how satisfied we are with them.

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  • 12 years in business
  • 27 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Alicia H.
Verified review

Our photographers made our Champaign party the best ever. The pictures were beautiful, as if my girls were celebrities. The family enjoyed the photobooth and we will have such great memories with these beautiful photos. I highly recommend Mr T and his wife. They made our experience worth the world.

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