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Dear Hart Photography
Dear Hart Photography

Dear Hart Photography

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Introduction: You want the best photos and experience we are the group that can deliver. I have been a professional photographer for over 20 years and shoot everything from weddings to corporate events. I studied photography at Hawkeye Tech in Iowa and know everything there is about lighting, composition and technology. I have grown my company to over 4 photographers and we are a great team. I am extremely customer-oriented and detail oriented. My main goal is to make you happy by giving you the best photos possible and best experience ever. When the photographer and client work well together it makes for great photos and that is what we do at Dear Hart.
Overview

Hired 306 times

Serves Edwardsville, IL

5 employees

29 years in business

Payment methods

Cash, Check, Credit card, PayPal

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Top pro status

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Jul - Dec

All year

All year

Jul - Dec

Photos and Videos

113 photos

Specialties
Event type

Reviews

Customers rated this pro highly for professionalism, responsiveness, and work quality.

Excellent 4.9

168 reviews

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Diana M.

Wedding and Event Photography

Darin was absolutely amazing! He was extremely attentive to detail and was diligent in capturing every moment of our wedding. He was professional and made our day extra special. My husband and I are very happy with every photo and highly recommend his services. We will definitly be using him again for our next event!
Aug 18, 2020
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Estelle M.

Wedding and Event Photography

Darin was Amazing so happy we went with him! Extremely professional, showed up early, very personable. Any and everything you can imagine for your wedding photographer to do, he did! We never
Apr 8, 2021
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Bryan S.

Wedding and Event Photography

Darin was absolutely amazing. I hired him to photograph my engagement day, and I literally couldn’t ask for a more perfect experience. He was very responsive and made the whole experience fun. I essentially have my de facto photographer from now on.
Mar 28, 2021
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Gabrielle H.

Wedding and Event Photography

Darin was very accommodating to my special circumstances. His photos are beautiful. I highly recommend him for any photos.
Nov 9, 2020
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Hekima I.

Headshot Photography

The photos were amazing, He knew what he was doing and took amazing photos in such a short amount of time. He was fun and Kept us going. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND HIM. I look forward to taking more photos. Thank you !
Nov 3, 2020
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FAQs

  • What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?

    I work around everyones budget and am very competitive with my pricing!

  • What is your typical process for working with a new customer?

    Making customer feel comfortable around the camera.

  • What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

    I graduated from Hawkeye Tech in Waterloo Iowa in 92 with a photography degree. Same year started Dear Hart Photography. I worked at SIUE for a year until the grant expired. Went to work for Venture stores as their photographer for 5 years taking photos of everything they sold for Sunday paper. I then moved to True Manufacturing for 20years as their photographer until I decided I can do much better on my own and run Dear Hart Photography full time and I was right.

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