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PicaBoost Photography
5.0
from 36 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 32 hires on Thumbtack
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Mustafa I.
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He did everything simply and efficiently. Although the shots were very professional and creative. Everything about the experience was fabulous. Highly recommended.

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Julie Bonebrake
5.0
from 37 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 44 hires on Thumbtack
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Maisy C.
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Julie did a in-home newborn/family photo session for us and she made it so enjoyable! She is great with guiding you what to do through each photo and she’s not afraid to tell you where to move, or what to look at. Previous photographers weren’t as assertive and made it very difficult for us to know what to do. Our pictures turned out amazing! If you use her you won’t be disappointed!

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Saint Elmo Photography
4.9
from 54 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 66 hires on Thumbtack
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Pamela L.
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My experience with Elmo Laing was a powerful trigger of personal memory---from light, to set-up, to processing. By all accounts, he is a meticulous craftsman. Through his eyes and indelible images of my party guests, I am still reliving this momentous occasion ---my 60th birthday celebration. In photograph after photograph, Elmo captured every mood and motion of the affair. He documented the dancing, the band, the striking group portraits, the cake, the room decorum, and of course--ME. His photography has played an important role of constructing memory because the stories leap from their stills. His images are stimulants for remembering---happy lives, families and friends, and what & how we celebrate. I hover over these images! That’s what fantastic photographers do….they show the environment, they show what they saw and they work to compose the best for YOU. That is exactly what Elmo Laing produced for me. Oh, wait a minute, did I mentioned that he is patient, polite, and precise with posing & positioning—a good photographer. Thank you, Elmo for your artistry, storytelling and technical ability. Pamela Lamberth

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Party Favor Photo - DC
4.8
from 112 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 247 hires on Thumbtack
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Pam E.
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We had an open photo booth and roaming photographer at our corporate year end party. The pictures turned out great! Our guests had a fun time with the photo booth and we are able to see all of the photo booth pictures too. We will definitely be using Party Favor Photo again!

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LNJ Designs Photo
4.7
from 35 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 53 hires on Thumbtack
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Farah Z.
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Amazing photographer and an even better person 😊 she was so calm, professional and easy to work with !! She did an awesome job and I am so happy to have found her 😊

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  • 3 years in business
  • 73 hires on Thumbtack
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Mark L.
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Garland is a true professional in every way...very responsive communications, delivers what he promises and more, and most importantly, has a fantastic/creative photographic eye. I Highly recommend!! And will use again.

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Jeff Berger Communications
4.9
from 41 reviews
  • 67 hires on Thumbtack
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Kirsten H.
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Jeff is by far one of the best photographers that I've had the pleasure of ever working with in my career. His photos are superb and his professionalism is exceptional. I will definitely hire him for all of our D.C. based shows.

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JustInFocus Photography
5.0
from 17 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
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Thumbtack Customer
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Justin and I started a conversation a little over a week ago. I was looking for a photographer who would be able to take us some couples photos for the holiday season. From the very start, Justin was punctual and he continued to be punctual through to the delivery of the photos. Often times when people hire photographers, people complain that photographers lose momentum once they’ve been offered the gig or once they’ve received payment. This is absolutely not the case with Justin. Justin’s punctuality definitely has been a plus point all the way. I also appreciated that Justin works with clients across varying price points. In addition, I must say Justin’s offer was definitely reasonable given that we’re situated in the DMV. Interacting with Justin, one of the first things I let him know was that I just wanted a quick photo shoot that would be a leg up from our usual selfies. Justin understood exactly what I was expecting out of our photo shoot. Justin and I worked out the details over text, and the photo shoot was quick and effortless. Though I didn’t end up calling him myself, I did pass on Justin’s phone number to a few colleagues of mine - he had such a great offer that I had to share with others! On that note, if you need to hop on the phone to talk details, just ask for his phone number. I am absolutely all about Pinterest and all things Pinterest related. I had ideas of poses but when we met up, my mind sort of went blank (I blame the cold!) and Justin had great ideas which resulted in some beautiful photos of the two of us. I also have to praise Justin’s understanding of space, lighting, and photography concept. Justin took a handful of posed and candid photos, which we both appreciated. Not only is Justin talented, but he is easygoing too. And that’s definitely a plus point when hiring a photographer. If you can’t be yourself around your photographer or if the photographer can’t get you to feel relaxed and at east, then you might as well throw in the towel because you won’t get quality photos. Thank you, Justin, we love love love our photos!! PS: Hire Justin. If my photos are any testament, I’m sure you too will be more than satisfied with yours!

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Joe Halpin Photography
5.0
from 37 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 56 hires on Thumbtack
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Melanie A.
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Joe is incredibly talented and a fantastic photographer. I work remotely from the location of the shoot, but he was able to capture exactly the shots we wanted. Thank you for all your help. You'll be hearing from us again soon!

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Visuals by J. McKenzie LLC
4.9
from 58 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 169 hires on Thumbtack
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Shauna L.
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One of the best Photographers the DMV has to offer! We actually came across Jamaal while he was covering my Soror's Wedding in Baltimore this past year! We had been looking for a photographer for the longest time and we were farmiliar with is work, but watching him while he worked is what sealed the deal for us. He floated around the room effortlessly leaving so many smiling faces in his wake, including ours. We didn't even need to see the final photographs, we were already sold(The Photographs were pretty darn awesome too!). We immediately reached out to Jamaal to schedule our engagement shoot and he didn't disappoint! My partner and I were brought to tears by the images. His turnaround is unmatched! (1-2 days). If you're on the fence about booking Jamaal, consider this the push that gets you over the fence. Book him. Now! You will not regret it, we didn't! Not one bit!

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Third Floor Photo
5.0
from 168 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 318 hires on Thumbtack
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Sarah K.
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Beyond impressed with Tina's incredible talent and flawless ability behind the lens. She spends careful time and does not make you feel rushed in front of the camera. She goes the extra mile to ensure you are most comfortable at all times. She was also one of the nicest, most friendly, energetic and trustworthy photographers I've worked with! I am thrilled with the final product and her creative touch added to my port.

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Joshua Fernandez Photography
4.9
from 98 reviews
  • 16 years in business
  • 116 hires on Thumbtack
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John M.
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Joshua is one of the best photographers I've ever met. From the beginning of my search for a photographer, Joshua's work and professionalism stood out among the others. While I needed headshots, I also wanted something different, something other than the generic canned ones we've all grown accustomed to seeing. I wanted something casual and spontaneous but certainly not a selfie. As soon as I saw Joshua's portfolio, I knew he was the right one for me. This conviction was confirmed even before I met him in person. Joshua was forthright and proactive in laying out the logistics of what to expect in advance of our appointment. The day of the shoot, he arrived ahead of schedule and allowed enough time to talk with me about his style, his work, and listen to what I wanted and expected. Once the camera started rolling, he made me feel comfortable and at ease and gave me step by step directions of where he wanted me, and what he wanted me to do. I didn't feel like I was posing but stood and acted like I normally do. This gives a much more natural, effective, and stand-out photograph, and I am very pleased with the results. Joshua is friendly, personable, highly skilled at his trade, and very conscientious. He's a consummate professional and has very reasonable rates. I highly recommend Joshua and encourage you to take the time to familiarize yourself with his work. Next time you need a photographer, you now know who to call.

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Ian Herbst Photography
4.9
from 52 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 55 hires on Thumbtack
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Ariana L.
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Ian is a great photographer with true attention to detail. Easy going personality. Awesome results. You can't go wrong hiring him.

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Tony Ventouris Photography
5.0
from 26 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 44 hires on Thumbtack
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Reagan U.
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Tony was professional and explained the contract, set up, and process in full detail. We had to reschedule the shoot at the last minute and he was understanding. If you need a professional photographer, I highly recommend Tony.

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Nandor Nagy
5.0
from 37 reviews
  • 46 hires on Thumbtack
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Eszter R.
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Nandor was the photographers at our worship service last month in Washington DC. He was reliable, communicative, very creative and professional in every way. I can only recommend him as an excellent photographer.

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Vijay Britto Photography
5.0
from 26 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
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Elise L.
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Vijay is a wonderfully creative photographer. He is the only person besides myself in which I fully trust taking my photo! My maternity photos that included my son and his sister's newborn photo shoot both turned out amazing. I wound up with dozens of photos that I am in love with! I would recommend Vijay to anyone looking for high quality photography. 5 stars! -Elise Lopilato

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D.I.M. Productions
4.8
from 64 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 89 hires on Thumbtack
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Toia J.
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The best photographer I've experienced she takes the time to get what you like and allow you to have input on what you prefer she loves what she does,takes pride in her work and takes the time to get the right shot.

Frenchly Photography
5.0
from 14 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Jonathon P.
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Fanette makes the process of capturing images look easy. With her background in corporate marketing and consumer branding, she has an edge on other photographers. Fanette has been our company photographer since the very beginning. When we gave her direction as to how we wanted our images to appear, she was able to achieve what we were looking for perfectly. At other times we gave her artistic license and just asked that she 'make the product look amazing' and she did, she always does. Fanette also took head shots of our team and made me look better than I do in real-life! Fanette came up with an amazing range of scenes and shots and delivered photographs beyond what we had expected. Her photos have and continue to be used in all of our promotional materials, including covering our entire trade show booth at our first Consumer Electronics Show (CES) where we won five awards, all of which had our images as part of the submissions! Her professionalism and upbeat persona make her a pleasure to do business with. We would highly recommend her for any product photography, and we will call on her again for all of our new products.

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Primtyme Photography
4.9
from 62 reviews
  • 24 years in business
  • 114 hires on Thumbtack
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Phillip V.
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We give Primtyme Photography our highest recommendation. Sheila and Tony are an energetic, polite, funny, and creative husband and wife team who are very gifted photographers. We are so grateful we hired them to be our photographers for the best day of our lives.

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Candace Boissy Photography
5.0
from 23 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
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Jessica S.
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Working with Candace was wonderful. She is responsive and professional; a very talented photographer. She was patient with our girls (and pup!) and had a wonderful vision for our newborn photo session. Her offerings are a great value and I highly recommend her for any family and/or event photo sessions.

KE Photography
4.9
from 22 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
Heather S.
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This was the first time I used a Professional Photographer. I wanted Senior Pictures taken for my son and several people referred me to Kari Rae! When I contacted her she was very quick to respond and set up our session. I sort of waited until the last minute to get Senior Pictures done and really needed them done ASAP so I could get his Announcements out. She was available to meet us at the location my son wanted his pictures taken and even let me join in for a few "Mother and Son" shots! Which turned out amazing! Her prices are very reasonable and the pictures turned out so amazing. These pictures meant so much to me and Kari really helped make this whole experience something that we will never forget. She knew exactly want we wanted, was very professional but yet still humble and made us laugh through the whole experience. I highly recommend KE Photography. We will be using her from now on!

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