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Asbury Park Freelance Photographers

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Mary Photography
4.9
from 246 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 378 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Terrence L.
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Mary and her partner took excellent photographs, and for the price, it was truly an exceptional value! Some of the photos were truly artistic. I feel I need to put it some constructive criticism for shooting a religious wedding. First let me reiterate how incredibly NICE Mary and her partner were! However, she stood in the aisle at the front of the Church for nearly the entire duration and it was highly inappropriate for a Catholic wedding. Even though Mary and her partner were professional photographers who gave us a terrific product, it was commented on by many at the service, including the priest how disruptive it was to wear such casual clothing, and to stand near the alter even when not taking photos. Mary and her partner have TREMENDOUS TALENT, and are extremely nice, but you must instruct them on proper protocol at a Church wedding, and how a Catholic wedding is a reverential event, and they must not stand in the aisle for the duration, nor take photos so close to the priest when he is saying prayers. Although I remember none of it, of course, I watched a video, and yes, it was intrusive. But they are GREAT photographers & of course they will learn about religious weddings going forward. Highly recommend! Will use them again!

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Maria A Vullo LLC
4.9
from 145 reviews
  • 31 years in business
  • 280 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Megha S.
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One of the best photographers I have ever worked with. She was amazing - took amazing pictures, captured all the special moments. Picture quality is amazing, and moreover, she felt part of the party, and made it fun :)

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Joe Jenkins Photography
5.0
from 132 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 218 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Petrina V.
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I hired Joe to take headshots and images of myself that I needed for my own company website. From the start and throughout the organizational aspect of getting this arranged and letting him know what I was looking for (in terms of images) he was uber professional and responsive. He responded to all my questions and offered professional advice. On the day he was on time, efficient and a pleasure to work with. The whole thing took much less time than I anticipated and the end result was fabulous. All the pictures are fantastic. In my experience I don't usually like all the end products but in the case of Joe there is nothing I could fault. His turnaround time from taking the pictures to getting them complete to me was very, very quick too. Just wish I had known Joe earlier and that this should be the experience when paying for a professional photographer! Will be using him again in the future for my needs.

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S Lizzie Photography
4.9
from 93 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 124 hires on Thumbtack
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Madeline R.
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Stop wasting your time looking for other photographers—Lizzie is your girl! She produced incredible photos (much more than we were expecting), had a great location recommendation, and she was just generally a pleasure to work with. I couldn’t recommend her more and I personally can’t wait for my next excuse to hire her again!

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Emily Frances
5.0
from 80 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 109 hires on Thumbtack
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John C.
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Emily exceeded our expectations. This was our first time using Thumbtack to hire a photographer and she lived up to all of the rave reviews. We got the images needed and she was quick to follow up on all the details. Some creative surprises delighted us too. See her work on our Instagram at modernshelving.

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VIP EVENT BOOTHS/Photography
4.8
from 81 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 112 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Natasha A.
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Mo is one of the best photographers out there. The quality of his photos were phenomenal. He documented all of the important moments of my daughter's sweet 16. I definitely recommend hiring him for any event that you may have.

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Photo by Mariachi
4.9
from 75 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 90 hires on Thumbtack
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Mercedes K.
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We hired Marijana to take photos of our wedding ceremony at the NYC City Hall. She was a true pleasure to work with - very patient throughout the entire (lengthy) process, and even willing to cross the Brooklyn Bridge for some post-wedding shots with the NY skyline. Marijana doesn't have years of professional training or experience, but she has a good eye and you can tell she's very passionate about her work and relationships with her clients. To me, that is really the difference between Marijana and other photographers!

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TRC Photography
4.9
from 64 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 109 hires on Thumbtack
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Gregory A.
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Outstanding service! This was the first time I've ever taken professional pictures before and I must say I actually don't mind looking at an image of myself now haha. The quality is outstanding! Tom Castles is very professional photographer. He got me to relax from a very tensed state from when I walked in. I highly recommend him to anyone who is looking for professional shots.

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  • 18 years in business
  • 92 hires on Thumbtack
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Barbara L.
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First off I would start by saying that my photographer from this point on will be Hassan! He will become a part of my family's memories. His punctuality, professionalism, kindness and most importantly his desire to give his client the best photos and experience (he even through in a short video!!!!) are second to none!! He pays close attention to detail, I don't believe Hassan took a break during our 4 hours of partying, he was mobile the entire time ( not to mention that there were nearly 100 teenagers at that party!) also, my event was to start at 8pm, Hassan was at my venue before I arrived in order to prepare himself ( I give him so much credit for that, the venue was over a two hour drive for him) with that being said, I would recommend Hassan to anyone needing a professional photographer!!! And wait..... pricing? You will definitely not be disappointed!!! He aims to please in every way!!!! Thank you so much Hassan!

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Jovana Obradovic Photography
5.0
from 58 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 83 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Cassidy B.
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I searched for a photographer online and did my research by looking at reviews as well as the websites of several photographers. I was impressed with Jovana’s photos on her website so I booked her for headshots as well as some dance poses. I’m so glad I did all that because Jovana was an absolute pleasure to work with. So professional and made me feel at ease. The images came beautiful and I have so many great shots to choose from. I couldnt be happier!

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Dagomatic Photographic
4.9
from 58 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 90 hires on Thumbtack
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Test T.
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Dag was fantastic to work with! He is a very talented photographer and very responsive. I would hire Dag again!

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Spike Li Film
4.9
from 53 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 69 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jack T.
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Spike took our Engagement photos in Central Park last week, and the experience couldn’t be any better! We originally had a different date and plan in mind. But Spike was flexible and accommodated the changes in our plan. During the day of the shoot, Spike made us very relaxed. We felt at ease with his presence. He gave us directions on poses, but made sure we were comfortable with them. Spike also knows the park well, taking us to a number of his favorite locations. He was also open to our suggestions on shooting locations. We received the photos within a week of our shoot. My fiancée and I are very happy with them. They look amazing and I’m sure the photos will be our treasured memories in the years to come. One last note, we’ve reached out to a number of photographers, both on Thumbtack and elsewhere. Spike’s rate was very reasonable, especially more so now that we’ve received the photos and gone through the experience. Overall, I would not hesitate to recommend Spike for your photo needs!

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Lena Di Photography
5.0
from 49 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 85 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Irina O.
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Lena is a brilliant photographer and such a friendly person. Our session could not have gone any better. If you are looking for a photographer who is both great to work with and has an incredible artistic eye, look no further -- you will be completely happy with LeDi!

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My Pristine Images & Video
4.9
from 49 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 85 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Catherine J.
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To have Mark as my photographer was a very satisfiying experience. Anywhere from his punctuality to his professionalism, he truly couldn’t have made me more pleased. My final photos came out better than imagined and exceeded all expectations. I wish my iPhone took photos like that, but I understand now the quality a “good photo” has to have because of Mark’s.

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Kate Glicksberg Photography
4.9
from 41 reviews
  • 15 years in business
  • 66 hires on Thumbtack
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Mark M.
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Kate is a consummate professional. Punctual, fast, and friendly, not only did she provide great photos, she proposed slight staging tips and worked with what I had to make my apartment look even better. I scoured many other photographers' portfolios prior to working with Kate and I feel I made the right choice given her keen eye and extensive experience with real estate in particular.

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Tobia St Germain
4.8
from 36 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 60 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Anita K.
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It was great working with Tobia for my graduation. She was veet pleasant and shot some excellent pictures.

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Keyz 2 Life Media
5.0
from 34 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 45 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Sameer B.
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Talented photographer. Professional. Amazing personality. Can't wait to work with Joseph again.

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  • 9 years in business
  • 55 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
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Jonathan was very responsive. He was actually able to squeeze an appointment with me last minute..same day. He provided 18 high quality photos of the property which was an awesome deal! Photos were delivered within 24 hours as promised. He even did some editing on a few photos which was really appreciated. I will definitely recommend him to others in need of professional photographer; and also plan on using him again the in future. Thanks again Jonathan!

Nancy Nguyen Photography
4.8
from 29 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 26 hires on Thumbtack
Irfan Q.
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Excellent Photographer. I had professional photos taken for my resume / cv, and she did an excellent job. She was on time and very professional.

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Kim Hewitt Photography
5.0
from 26 reviews
  • 19 years in business
  • 38 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Carlo I.
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Kimberlee was really wonderful to work with. She photographed my company's boat party and did that job very well. Like a true pro, Kim arrived at the perfect time, took the initiative to make her way through the chaos, found our boat, and gave herself a proper tour of the space. She communicated all of this to me as I was running behind. When I arrived, she was already photographing the few people that had arrived and had established rapport with some of them. I've worked with a lot of event photographers in the past and I've always been sensitive about making them feel like they're being pulled left and right. The first thing Kim told me after we shook hands and exchanged pleasantries was that we "must" make sure we tap her on the shoulder at any time if we wanted to take duo and group photos. I don't think I've ever heard an event photographer be so genuinely enthusiastic about saying that. I couldn't have asked for a better professional to have worked with that night. Kim meshed well with the group and delivered great images. Thank you, Kim!!!

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Sweet Jacob photo studio
5.0
from 10 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Sherieka E.
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My husband and I were in a frantic to find someone to take professional pictures for our courthouse wedding and it was extremely stressful as we only needed someone for a few hours rather the package deal so many others offered which was unnecessary for a 10 min court house wedding ceremony. While searching on Thumbtack, the first person to message me was Ji. He was so polite and professional upon initial conversation yet reasonable too. Through checking others, I kept coming back to Ji. He was the only real professional while sesrching on Thumbtack.. Upon calling Ji, i explained to him that I only needed someone for a few hours. He assured me how the process, pictures, contract and ideas for pictures would be done. Weddings are already stressful so it was a sigh of relief to deal with Ji. He shared his portfolio and information to get an idea of his work and he was so calm, yet professional and knowledgeable about his work and art where you can see he is passionate and dedicated to his craft. Its not just a job for him but what he enjoys doing, which was satisfying to know. On my wedding day, April 6th 2018, Ji was prompt, punctual and extremely professional. Although my family members were bidding to get pictures, Ji owned his place and took beautiful pictures more than what i expected to be honest. He instructed positions, stances and suggested scenes for the pictures, which was helpful and awesome as I was anxious on my special day. Everything ran smoothly and finished in the alloted time we agreed. Ji was kind enough to send a few edited pictures on the same day which is usually unheard of as normally photographers are busy, but Ji was so kind enough to go out of his way just to make me happy and I was excited to see them. It took only 2 days for the remainder pictures plus Ji is giving me 10 printed 8 by 10 pictures which is included. That is so awesome and appreciative. Personally, I would highly recommend Ji gir any future events or to anyone seeking a professional photographer who knows how to take good photographs for their special events, who is reasonable, punctual and actually makes you a priority as a customer. I really couldn't ask for more and I am so thankful I gave Ji the opportunity for my wedding.

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