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Long Branch Portrait Photographers

Browse these portrait photographers with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Long Branch.

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Mary Photography
4.9
from 225 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 334 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Vinny A.
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The entire experience with Mary was really great from start to finish. She was friendly, professional and most importantly, genuinely passionate about what she was doing. Mary was punctual and she was immediately polite, reassuring and excited. We took plenty of photos at City Hall, while walking to the subway, during the ride and then finally at Central Park with some great fall colours in the background. The pictures came out great and we loved talking to Mary and Ali, who were courteous and professional at all times. Mary was really generous with her pricing and took into account the fact that it was just my wife and I. Unlike a lot of quotes from other photographers, hers was one of the few that really reflected this fact. We highly recommend Mary.

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Maria A Vullo LLC
4.9
from 128 reviews
  • 31 years in business
  • 220 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Zane B.
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Unfortunately, Thumbtack only gives me the ability to rate on a scale of 1-5 stars... for Maria, there should be an option to rate her 100 stars!! She was so incredibly communicative and invested in the success of the event she was photographing. While it sounds corny, I could feel that she genuinely cared about us and our guests, and about capturing the moments as well as she could. Her communication and involvement aside, she is also an amazing photographer. All of her photos were of the highest quality, and she captured various moments with all of the 80+ guests we had for our party. I could not recommend Maria with enough enthusiasm and conviction... if you're looking for a caring professional to capture the special moments of an event you're holding, then there is NO other option- Maria is the photographer for the job!!

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STEVEN DUARTE PHOTOGRAPHY
5.0
from 92 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 122 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Divy K.
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I have never taken a professional photograph before, maybe when I was a kid but I wanted one to use in online profiles, Linkedin etc. I found Steven and his photography through thumbtack. Since this was my first session I didn't know what to expect but Steven was very nice and calm and walked me through the process. We took all the photos outside and Steven was able to pick good spots outside. I would highly recommend him for anyone looking for portrait photos!

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S Lizzie Photography
4.9
from 85 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 113 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
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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Photo by Mariachi
4.9
from 70 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 89 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
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 63 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 108 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Mary F.
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I'm an author with a small press, which means I get to pull things most big publishers won't let you get away with. One of these things was picking my own cover models, and I had two local teens in mind. I wanted a photographer who did more than just your general portrait and event photography, because these had to be character shots. So I wanted someone with a great sense artistry, and Tom's portfolio (which include some fantastic fashion and actor shots) was really the only one in the central Jersey area that I liked. To say Tom was great to work with is the understatement of the year, but despite being a paid wordsmith, I don't know how else to put it! Fantastic to work with? Amazing? Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious? He really went above and beyond what I expected, providing vision for the project that an untrained eye like me would never have thought of. And two teen models had a great time with all the interesting poses Tom came up with. Tom was great at coaching these two aspiring kids and turning them into bona fide models! And not to mention just very friendly and great at making the teens feel at ease. I was on set (to watch and give a input about the characters), and the whole thing was both very professional and a lot of fun at the same time, which really is the best way it could have gone. Tom was really quick about editing the shots and putting them through post-production too - I was impressed by the quick turnaround. And they looked fantastic! My publisher and I were very happy. I would definitely hire Tom Castles again should another occasion come up, and I certainly recommend him and his work.

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  • 18 years in business
  • 81 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Jackie B.
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Awesome job! Great photographer, had the photos back within a few days! He also has a great studio that was excellent to shoot in!

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Hans Gonzalez Photography
4.7
from 59 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 70 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Bethany H.
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I enjoyed my shoot with Hans. He was very patient. I showed Hans pics of what I wanted to recreate and he said we couldn't do some of them (use of props, etc) but with the help of my friend that I brought with me --we were able to recreate most of the poses, shots I hoped for. This was a shoot for my birthday so I wanted to get really creative --I think Hans is more of a family portrait photographer. Either way--beautiful pictures. Thank you!

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Luc Kordas
4.9
from 55 reviews
  • 74 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Alisha S.
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Luc had great communication and was extremely professional! One of the best photographers I've ever worked with!

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Philmont Photography
4.9
from 54 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 77 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Ashley A.
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I loved every minute of my session with Philicia. I'm a tough critic when it comes to my pictures because I've taken pictures with a lot of photographers, but she was the best photographer I've ever had by far. Not only was she great at giving suggestions but she also combined both of our visions which seems to be really hard for photographers. It's either they don't give any direction at all or they overpower you with their suggestions, but Philicia did neither. She was the perfect balance. I didn't even know my pictures could come out so great! It was truly art. My portraits came out BEAUTIFULLY! My family loved them and I wouldn't shoot portraits with anyone else. She was simply wonderful and I can't wait to shoot again. My birthday's coming up and already we're thinking of great locations and outfits. I'm so excited to do more!

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Chris Waggoner Photography
4.9
from 53 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 77 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Morgan K.
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Chris was great to work with! I was nervous about my headshot because previously I had a bad experience with different photographer and ended up with photos I hated. Chris made me feel at ease at our very first meeting. During the shoot, he kept me laughing and feeling myself, which is how I ended up with a headshot that represents me. He also would show me some of the shots in camera and ask me what I thought about them. This made me feel like I was also in charge of the final product. I recommend Chris to anyone who wants a great experience, a personable photographer, and a photo that represents their personality.

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Alex Staniloff Photography
4.9
from 51 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 62 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Alfonso A.
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Alex is a professional photographer. Not only took very good photos, also was punctual, efficient the whole process and accommodated my last minute needs. Good job Alex.

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TheABview Photography
5.0
from 49 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 69 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Diana N.
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loved my photographer. photos came out amazing!!!

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Anj Photographer
4.9
from 49 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 80 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Dana R.
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5 stars isn't enough to give Andrea- super attentive, detailed photographer with a great eye on detail and very artistic. Don't hestitate at all to hire her- we will definetely be using her for future events!!!

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Jovana Obradovic Photography
5.0
from 43 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 59 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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Lena Di Photography
5.0
from 39 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 73 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Larisa P.
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Probably best portrait of all of us we've ever had done by anyone. Lena has a unique gift in finding the best and most flattering angle while making the photos incredibly approachable. Plus she's friendly and a pleasure to be around. Will definitely continue sending everyone who needs headshots/portraits to her beautiful studio.

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Laura Jane Brett Photography
5.0
from 38 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 50 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Lizabeth A.
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Laura was amazing! She took the time to get every shot just right. While other photographers might keep shooting and rush a bit, Laura slowed everthing down until the shot was perfect; lighting, position, vibe, etc. I felt in excellent hands with Laura. I really relaxed, which is key in regard to getting good shots that look like me. She made me feel that her goal was to make me comfortable in order to get the best shots possible! She is a sweetheart. She’s been great at doing light retouching. Nothing drastic. My agents are thrilled, and so am I. I will definitely go back to Laura!!!

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  • 3 years in business
  • 75 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Diane H.
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We hired Elizabeth for family portraits at the beach with my children and grandchildren. She spent the first 5 -10 minutes of the session with us to understand what we wanted out of the session and she then helped guide us with several excellent suggestions that enhanced the beautiful portraits she delivered to us. I was also amazed on how she handled my grandkids who were trying to get a little wild but, she certainly has a talent with kids and was able to rein them in. I would strongly recommend Elizabeth’s work. We are so happy with the beautiful portraits that capture our family memories.

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  • 11 years in business
  • 35 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Joy B.
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Bill Persons did updated headshots for my book marketing purposes. He was accommodating in scheduling; easy to work with; listened to my explanation of what message I wanted to convey in the images and helped me capture it during the session; offered as many images from the photo shoot as I wanted as an inclusive part of the session fee; and delivered proofs and then final images with less than a one-day turn-around. A very high quality photography service which I enthusiastically recommend.

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Briana G Photography
4.7
from 12 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Christopher B.
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Briana was a very humble and professional photographer! She took my fiancée and I’s engagement photo near the Empire State and the turn around time was super quick! Would def consider her for future work.

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Oliver Fiegel
5.0
from 11 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Tom H.
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Outstanding photographer. The photos he took were exceptional. Exactly what I wanted. His price was quite fair. I was very please with the the whole process and result. I would absolutely use him again and would not hesitate to recommend him to anyone who asked.

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