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Niagara Falls Family Photographers

Browse these family photographers with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Niagara Falls.

  • 20 years in business
  • 317 hires on Thumbtack
Tracy B.
Verified review

I spent a lot of time researching photographers for my daughters senior pictures. I called a few of them to ask questions to make sure they could accommodate mine and my daughters needs. Upon calling Carl Gerace from "A moment in time photography" I instantly booked the session with him and our search was over, he was the first and only that made me feel that everything we were asking for, he was willing to make it happen. We had the session this weekend and I couldn't be more satisfied with the overall experience. My daughter is very shy however, felt extremely comfortable with Mr, Geraces personality and the ideas he had for different poses and location suggestions that he knew would create beautiful photos. Due to the fact it was for Senior pictures and we only did about 40 shots, he was able to send me the link to the photos THAT NIGHT! I knew they were going to be amazing and I was super anxious to see them, so being able to get them that fast was exciting. Every photo was perfect. From the clarity to the color, the background and the different poses was everything that her and I were hoping for. He knew what to focus on to make her "pop" in the photos yet still have a beautiful background that wasn't too much and didn't take away from her. I am so thankful that we chose "A moment in time photography", he made that moment one to remember as my daughter starts her journey into her senior year. I have included two of the many beautiful shots for you to see for yourself what an amazing job he did.

Vincent Lopez Photography
5.0
from 29 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 44 hires on Thumbtack
Juliana Z.
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Vinny truly has a special talent and skill set with photography. I had my office headshots taken by him and we loved them! Clean, fresh, radiant, and natural were the images he provided. All the girls were exceptionally happy with their photos. No wonder he was voted best photographer by Artvoice readers. I highly recommend Vinny for all your photography needs.

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Chase Dickinson Photography
5.0
from 20 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
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Alex K.
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I have purchased pictures and worked on family pictures with my 5 year old and the whole expierence and his work is stunning and amazing I always go to him for any picture needs.

Angela Doll Photography
5.0
from 20 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
Cat K.
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Angela was wonderful! My family is very camera shy, but Angela made everyone feel very relaxed and comfortable. I love all the images she took and I am so glad that I booked with Angela. I would definitely book again.

Lily Catherine Photography
4.8
from 16 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
Kathryn S.
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We hired Lily to take family portraits as a Christmas present for my mother. I was nervous because I had booked everything online from Washington, DC, but Lily was really responsive and kindly replied to every confirmation I sent! She came to our home in Elba, NY for about an hour and took a lot of portraits in various locations around our house. I cannot say enough about Lily - she was kind and thoughtful, but also willing to provide a little direction (that we definitely needed). She was very punctual, and did a really wonderful job. The best part was, she got our photo CD out to us almost immediately! My mom was really excited to get them the day after Christmas. They turned out beautifully and we were really impressed with Lily's work! We wouldn't hesitate to hire Lily again in the future. She has a great career ahead of her. Thanks so much Lily!!

Stefan Ludwig Photography
5.0
from 15 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 37 hires on Thumbtack
Mike M.
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Stefan (and his assistant) were fantastic & amazing and I can't recommend them enough. The bride absolutely loved them & said they made her feel completely comfortable & relaxed and they had a lot of laughs as well. 100% professional & thorough - we could tell they were constantly working over the 9+ hours, yet very good at blending in like ninjas. When it came time to do our bride and groom shots, they had already scouted the locations & gave us great guidance of how to stand and pose - much appreciated, as I look like a big nerd from about 95% of angles. "Tilt your head this way, put your hand there, etc" Very helpful! For the price, I feel like I should have paid 5x as much but could never have afforded that. We couldn't have asked for a better wedding photographer - thank you Stefan!!!!!!!!

2Sons Graphix & Photography
5.0
from 13 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
Catherine C.
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Chris did a great job with our family photos. He was very quick to respond to any questions. He is very professional. I would use him again and recommend his services.

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RJZ Photography
5.0
from 13 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Zachary J.
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Elizabeth and Bob are great to work with. I hired them to take some family portraits, which came out amazing. Their work is great, the prices are good, and they're super easy to work with.

  • 6 years in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Robyn D.
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Sam was great! She was very patient with our kids and our family photos turned out great! She is very reasonably priced and got our images to us quickly too. Can't wait 'til our next photo shoot!

TBC Photo
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
Steven D.
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We had a great experience working with Tara for on-location family pictures at a historic museum in Buffalo! She was extremely professional and experienced, which was especially important for our family as we chose to drive from Toronto, Canada to meet Tara for the first time and do a photo session. Above all, she was also very competitively priced especially against local photographers in Canada. We would definitely work with her again (she provided all of the "negatives" as well!)

Jack Poeller Photography
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Aaron D.
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Jack is a First-Class Photographer. We at Roanoke Ranch for Kids have used him on several occasions and could not be more pleased. Jack has Always exceeded our expectations !!

Daqwan Koenig
4.8
from 5 reviews
  • 8 years in business
Maria H.
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I've had five sets of professional pictures taken by Daqwan. He was truly amazing. He knows so many different locations to match your preferences and is willing to go to all of them. He is hands down the best photographer in Rochester.

Wilmack Photography
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 61 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Katherine G.
Verified review

Very professional and organized. Was extremely patient with all of the people we needed him to photograph. Enjoyed working with John.

Nicole Gatto Photography
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Gina B.
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I had Nicole did the pictures for our wedding she did a fantastic job they turned out beautifully . She was also very professional and very quick with responding to any question or concerns I had prior to my wedding . I recommend Nicole to all of my friends and family !

KMB PHOTOGRAPHY
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Schyrell W.
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Kim is amazing to work with!!! She is professional and talented!!! She is very responsive to email and text, which was critical because we are from out of town. She took our pre and post wedding photography for our wedding. We originally only had her scheduled to do our pre-wedding photos but last minute I wanted post wedding photos as well and Kim graciously accommodated this last minute request!! The sneak peek revealed stunning photos and I can't wait to receive the rest!! I highly recommend Kim and any time I'm in need of a photographer she will be the first person I contact!!!

Matt's Next Level Media
5.0
from 2 reviews
    Greg G.
    Verified review

    Highly Recommend Matt's Next Level Media. Matt is one of those guys that almost feels as if he is part of your wedding party and immediately takes the awkwardness of being on camera away. You end up just having fun with it. Matt also worked extremely well with the other vendor's that made our day such a great experience. Extremely professional! Matt can put himself in your shoes and understands what you are looking to accomplish with the video. In our case, the majority of my relatives were overseas and unable to attend our wedding, and this video would be the only connection they would have to our day. Matt took the time to capture the details of the night, from the dress, décor, cake, and the guests present. Memories were truly captured at 100% and we have heard nothing but positive remarks from the family who has had a moment to see the footage. When it comes to the final product, we were blown away. The flow of the video is incredible and the 1hr 40mins encompasses everything we wanted. A lot of emotion captured as Matt would always be at the right place at the right time. We had a remembrance candle near the alter which would be lit before the ceremony. The meaning behind this was that we lost a family member to cancer a few months prior and the bride's grandfather a week before. Matt got the shot on camera without being intrusive of such a meaningful moment. The video is not simply entrance, vows, exit as many small details (such as the candle) that made our night unique are included in the video. If you are on the fence about video, or looking for the perfect videographer for your special night, I highly recommend calling Matt. You will not be disappointed!

    Michael Thomas
    5.0
    from 2 reviews
    • 17 years in business
    Stacy B.
    Verified review

    Mike went out of his way to make the shoot as comfortable and fun as possible. It was a refreshing to work with a nice and flexible photographer.

    Errol Daniels Photography
    5.0
    from 1 review
    • 23 years in business
    Patricia S.
    Verified review

    After a year of planning our daughter's wedding, the day was over before we knew it. Thankfully, Errol's exceptional talent as a photojournalist has enabled us to relive this sacred and special time over and over again. Many images are moments that we would have missed if Errol had not thoughtfully captured them on film! The resolution and composition of his images testify to the excellence of his work behind the camera lens. Errol is an accomplished photographer and a dedicated professional. He is easy to work with, prompt in his responses and willing to accommodate unusual requests - such as doing a shoot from the top of a 90 meter ski jump! Lastly, unlike many other photographers, Errol is unobtrusive. If we didn't have the images, we would have hardly been aware of his presence through the entire day of the wedding. Now that all our children are married, Errol is beginning to document the arrival of our grandchildren . . . and yes, he will go into the delivery room too! We are proud to recommend Errol and are confident that you will be pleased with his documentation of your life event!

    Captured by Anna

    New To Thumbtack

    • 6 years in business
    About

    I believe what really makes me stand out is my personal interaction with my clients. I have seen so many photographers that while they take a great picture, their people skills are lacking. I spend a good portion of my time in schools, you have to be top of your game to work with kids, teachers and parents day in day out.

    About

    MISTAKE #2 - YOU THINK ALL PHOTOGRAPHERS ARE THE SAME. Every photographer is different. No two are really the same. Every photographer has different equipment, and has different skills and abilities and different employees: these all bring a complete mix of abilities to their product but, will not guarantee consistency. Our Photographers are Master Photographers credentialed by Professional Photographers of America. We have taught other Professional Photographers and given lectures and programs to other professional Photographers. We keep up with industry standards and trends, which are important to our clients.

    Lakeview Photography

    New To Thumbtack

      About

      We provide photography, and we are specializing in proms, graduations, sport teams, and special events. We offer specialty backgrounds for your specific prom theme. We cover all sporting events.

      Q & A

      Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

      Do you tip a photographer for family photos?

      Tipping a photographer for family portraits is not standard etiquette. A great way to recognize a family photographer who goes above and beyond is to write them a glowing review. You probably found your photographer by reading online reviews, so paying it forward by letting everyone know how much you appreciate their work is a great gift. Write your review after they have delivered the final edited photos on time and you’ve confirmed that you’re happy with the terrific portraits they took.

      What should you wear for a family photo?

      A family photographer captures your family in a series of professionally edited portraits. You can be goofy, you can be formal, you can be exactly how you want to be. To that end, you can wear what makes you feel comfortable and confident — feeling good translates to looking good in photos. However, top family photographers do have some style suggestions that will make your family photos more visually cohesive:

      • Ask the photographer for color suggestions if you’re doing an outdoor photo shoot. Location and time of day can affect which shades will fade in the sunlight and what will stand out in a good way.
      • Stay away from a mix of stripes or plaids on multiple people — the effect is too busy.
      • Steer clear of tiny patterns, which blend together too much.
      • Avoid wearing matching outfits.
      • Do wear outfits that are complementary in color.
      • Choose color over black-and-white outfits.
      • Do choose a theme, such as pastels, fall colors or summer colors.
      • Opt for tonally similar colors.  
      • Go easy on makeup for outdoor photo shoots.

      How much do photographers charge for family portraits?

      Family portraits are a great way to mark the passage of time, create lifelong keepsakes and have gorgeous-looking photos for your annual holiday card. The national average cost for hiring family photographers ranges from $150 to $200. Pricing can range higher depending on where you live, length of the photo shoot, the number of edited photos you request, and the background and reputation of your family photographer. Before hiring, make sure you understand their fees up front. Ask how many finished images are included in the quoted price and whether you will receive all the photos taken (not just edited photos). Ask whether you’ll be able to download digital photos or if you’ll have to print them or purchase digital copies through the photographer. Here are some average examples of family photographer pricing:

      • $175 for a one-hour studio session in Kansas.
      • $200 for a one-hour studio or outdoor session in Georgia. Includes two outfit changes, access to an online gallery, and about 200 high-resolution, edited digital photo files on a DVD, with permission to print.
      • $400 for a one-hour outdoor session in Southern California. Includes 25-30 fully edited photos accessible online or via CD/DVD.
      • $425 or more for a one-hour outdoor or in-home session in Illinois. Includes more than 50 professionally edited images, online access and print release.
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