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Upper East Side Affordable Photographers

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Mary Photography
4.9
from 246 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 378 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Becky H.
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There are absolutely no hesitations about my choice of Photographers! Mary was punctual, professional, thorough, and valued. As a mother of the groom, I never once had to worry about capturing a moment - and I could focus on my role. Thank you Mary for joining us and memorializing #Dandywed!

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Maria A Vullo LLC
4.9
from 145 reviews
  • 31 years in business
  • 284 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
Evelyn S.
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Joe Jenkins is an expert in what he does! He was punctual which was extremely important to me being that my event took place near the WTC and it was very early in the morning. He is very thorough, he followed up my phone calls, text messages and emails promptly. He has a very friendly and warm personality (unlike the typical annoying photographers). His quality work speaks volumes! I received outstanding quality images in a timely manner. He is truly a professional and you can tell he works extremely hard (especially behind the scenes) to provide the best images possible.

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S Lizzie Photography
4.9
from 93 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 124 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Robert L.
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Lizzie is hands down one of the BEST photographers I’ve ever met. She took pictures for my wedding. We told her we didn’t like posed pictures and she made sure all of her pictures were natural. She arrived to the wedding before I did lol. She also had a sneak preview ready for us in a week. If your looking for a great photographer with an affordable price, Lizzie is the person to go to. Thank you so much.

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Emily Frances
5.0
from 80 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 109 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Elektra P.
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Emily was beyond amazing!!! She completely exceeded my expectations. She was so sweet and supportive and creative. Really appreciated everything about our shoot. Could not have chosen a better photographer, she is the BEST!

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Photo by Mariachi
4.9
from 75 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 90 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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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
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
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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Chris Waggoner Photography
4.9
from 56 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 81 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Shirley M.
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Chris was by far the most efficient photographer I got a chance to work with. He was punctual ( I was few minutes late). He arrived, took over the space, new exactly how to take photos and work the space and furniture to make sure we got the best and most flattering shots for the place. Very professional, quick and kind. The shoot was wrapped up quickly. He delivered the photos the same evening and they were perfectly edited and ready to use. No re-editing requests needed. I highly recommend him and will definitely reach out for future shoots. Thank you Chris!

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Alex Staniloff Photography
4.9
from 56 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 68 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Laura F.
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Alex is a talented and professional photographer and great person to work with. Always punctual, helpful and responsive, it's been an absolute pleasure to work with him on our company portfolio, he has captured our projects perfectly and the end results are fabulous! His skills in both shooting and editing are rare and top class and therefore I'm delighted to recommend him!

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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
Michelle F.
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Lena is an excellent photographer and very accommodating. Highly recommend

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My Pristine Images & Video
4.9
from 50 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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Laura Jane Brett Photography
5.0
from 40 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 53 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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Let's Dew Photography
4.8
from 39 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 47 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Olga N.
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Elvin is an outstanding photographer, truly empathic, professional, detail oriented and quick in response. Highly recommending for all kinds of events, private shoots and campaigns! Thank you so much!

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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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Deva Photography
4.9
from 35 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 53 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Rose S.
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Deva! is one of the most amazing photographer. Not only the quality of her work is over the top but also, she is a sweet and professional person. I did my 5 year anniversary photo and I was glad, I found her. Thank you Deva!

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Keyz 2 Life Media
5.0
from 34 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 46 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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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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Natalia Wajda Photography
5.0
from 22 reviews
  • 22 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Angelina K.
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We absolutely loved our entire experience with Natalia. She responded very quickly, and stayed in touch after we confirmed the booking, sending us suggestions for the locations, and inquiring about our ideas and themes for the shoot. Her communications before the meeting show her genuine interest in ensuring her clients get what they want and need out of the shoot. It was very easy to spend an hour with Natalia, while taking pictures. There were no awkward moments, and the setting for the photos happened very naturally. Natalia is also really great at giving you a quick sneak peek at the photos during the session, that way if you see that you loved the composition, but hate your face or pose in it, you can quickly re-do it. No later than 12hrs after the shoot, Natalia responded with 120 proofs, of which we could choose 40 to be retouched, and available for download. She returned the final, downloadable photos 3 days after we finalized our selection, which is super fast for photographers. Because Natalia lets you peek at the photos during the shoot and select your favorites out of the preselected 120, you end up with 40 photos that you absolutely love, and you can use all of them (no blinking or hair in your mouth). Overall, we highly recommend Natalia for her professionalism and great photo quality, and hope to have a chance to work with her again!

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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.

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How much does it cost for a photographer for a wedding?

Finding the right wedding photographer can make a big difference for your ceremony. Nationally, the average wedding photographer’s price ranges from $800 to $1,000, but costs can be much higher in areas like Chicago, New York or Los Angeles where some couples spend $2,000 to $5,000 or more for the photographer they want. Factors that can affect your wedding photographer prices include the photographer’s reputation and experience. Heavy hitters can command top rates, especially during wedding-season weekends. Day of the week also affects your cost. You may get a $200 discount on wedding photographer prices if you get married on a Friday in November rather than a Saturday in June. Time onsite is also an important cost factor. Hiring a photographer to snap photos from the moment you wake up until after last call at the reception is going to cost more than five hours of pictures during the day. Multiple photographers, special lighting, and videography will also increase your costs. Ultimately you want to find someone who has a style you love and can provide the number of edited shots you want for a price you can handle. Learn more about hiring a wedding photographer.

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Need real estate photography

New York, NY

  • Interior or exterior photos?
    Interior only
  • Number of properties to be photographed
    1
  • Type(s) of real estate
    Apartment
  • Approximate square footage
    500 - 1000
  • Total shots needed
    5-10
  • Photo products
    I'm not sure
  • Additional services
    (Intentionally left blank)
  • Details
    upper east side apt.
  • $169
    Average price

Need a Real Estate Photographer

New York, NY

  • Interior or exterior photos?
    Interior only
  • Number of properties to be photographed
    Other (10-400)
  • Type(s) of real estate
    Apartment, Condo
  • Approximate square footage
    I'm not sure
  • Total shots needed
    10-15
  • Photo products
    Online or digital proofs and prints
  • Additional services
    (Intentionally left blank)
  • Details
    We are a property management company looking to hire a real estate photographer on a part-time basis to take photographs of our properties we're managing in New York City.
  • $113
    Average price

Need a Real Estate Photographer

New York, NY

  • Interior or exterior photos?
    Interior only
  • Number of properties to be photographed
    1
  • Type(s) of real estate
    Apartment
  • Approximate square footage
    2000 - 2500
  • Total shots needed
    Over 30
  • Photo products
    Online or digital proofs and prints
  • Additional services
  • Details
    need photos to document condition of apartment prior to signing lease
  • $173.75
    Average price
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