Ryan Pendleton Photography
Ryan Pendleton Photography

Ryan Pendleton Photography

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Introduction: With over 100,000 online followers of my photography, my focus is quality, over quantity. I work with each client to ensure the setting and style for their photographs exceeds expectations. Clients have the option of having photographs taken in my Wildwood, MO studio, at any outdoor location in the St. Louis area or in the comfort of their own homes. Focuses include Portraits, Kids & Families, Newborns, Professional Headshots, Senior Pictures, Maternity, Couples/Engagement Photos, in addition to select Weddings and other Events.

Hired 2 times

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2 employees

3 years in business

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Apple Pay, Cash, Check, Credit card, PayPal, Venmo, Zelle

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Facebook, Instagram

This pro indicated that they reviewed CDC safety guidelines for COVID-19 and pledged to do the following:

Maintain 6 feet of distance from customers

Wear masks during the job

Wear gloves during the job

Disinfect surfaces touched during the job

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82 photos

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

Exceptional 5.0

9 reviews


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Thumbtack Customer

We recently had family photos done by Ryan. We were BLOWN AWAY with the end result. In this day and age, you have dozens of photographers to choose from if you ask on FB or do a simple internet search for one. I can assure you, Ryans pictures will be better quality, more unique, and more eye-catching than all of them. Please give him a shot! :-)
Mar 18, 2020
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Thumbtack Customer

Ryan has taken new born sessions, holiday family portraits and candids for our family over the past 6 years. Some of my favorite pics of our children and our dog have been taken by Ryan. In addition to the AMAZING pieces of art you get out of the session, Ryan is so easy to work with. He listens to your ideas and what you want and gives you something 10x's what you thought it could be. Ryan's ability to capture something amazing through his lens is remarkable!
Mar 18, 2020
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Thumbtack Customer

Ryan's photography comes from real creative passion and his work stands out as truly unique in the area. His work has been featured in magazines, books and hes been recognized internationally for his photography, but you wouldnt know it as hes so humble about his accolades. He has a way of working with his subjects to paint their personalities, not just document their likeness. If youre looking for beautiful images of your family and want something a little different than the mainstream, run of the mill portraiture, Ryan is your guy.
Ryan Pendleton Photography's reply
That means a lot coming from you. Thanks, Nathan!
Mar 17, 2020
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Tracy a.

We were very pleased with our daughters senior portraits. Ryan had some great ideas and the final products were gorgeous!
Mar 14, 2020
David P.

Ryan is an impressive technical master, and has a true artist’s eye. We display his (our) photos not only as proud parents and grandparents, but also as works of art.
Mar 13, 2020
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Ryan Pendleton


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

    I typically charge a session fee, which includes the photo session itself, retouching/editing of the images and a review of the finished pictures. Clients then have the ability to purchase individual photographs at an additional price.

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

    My typical process involves upfront discussion so that I fully understand the types of images they would like to capture as well as the ways in which they will use and enjoy those images. My goal is to collaborate with the client in order to take photographs with them and not just for them.

  • How did you get started doing this type of work?

    I began, I assume, like many photographers: Photographing my family and other personal items as a hobby. This hobby quickly transformed into a passion and, ultimately, my full-time profession after I earned over 100,000 followers of my work online.

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