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  • 10 years in business
  • 270 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 4 hours

Vivian G.

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Pablo is the best photographer in the U.S.! He photographed my daughter who is an All-Star cheerleader. She had numerous photo sessions with professional photographers. Pablo is incredibly talented and professional. He captured still as well as action shots like none before! He is extremely unique and creative. His photos are breathtaking! You will be amazed what he can do! You will choose Pablo for any future shoots. We are very fortunate to work with him.

Beverly A.

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I was looking for a good photographer at an affordable rate within the Austin area when I came across Pablo. He had sent across his quote along with some examples of his work which were pretty cool, but I decided to give him a try after I read his reviews. I was pleased with my experience. He is a warm and personable guy and he did a great job working with my kids to get the best shots. I highly recommend.

Sullie H.

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One of the best photographers I've worked with... I would recommend him to anyone. He's extremely talented and professional.

TOP PRO
  • 20 years in business
  • 184 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 4 min

Bill L.

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Bev responded to my request for a quote on actor/corporate headshots along with 6-7 other wonderful photographers in the Austin area. Once I saw Bev's website and portfolio, I knew that she was the best. I am so glad that I chose her! Bev was such a joy to work with and such a professional. The photo shoot was fun and we were able to do several things including actor headshots (film/theatrical, commercial, and character shots) along with corporate headshots. I updated my Facebook and Twitter accounts using the final version of a shot that we did...and WOW! I have never, ever received so many great comments and compliments for a shot of me. Ever! Everyone loves it and says what a great pic of me it is, how it is the real me...and make me blush saying how handsome I look! My Mom would be so happy! All thanks to Bev and her wonderful work. I can't wait to send people I know to her so she can have their business and we can all see what magic she can produce with them. You really should choose Bev too because you will be just as glad you did as I am!

Ravi C.

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If you need head-shots done anywhere in Austin, DO NOT waste your time calling any other photographers. Beverly is by far the best there is. Extremely patient, very meticulous, and might also be the best retouching expert in the city. Very fair rates for the caliber of her work and very fast turnaround time as well. She's a perfectionist, but you will definitely love the finished product.

Ngozi U.

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Wonderful and relaxing environment with swift service. I was in and out in about half an hour. If you're camera shy you'll feel at ease with Beverly, and if you're looking for quality this is a photographer you can trust. I came in frantically looking for an appointment on Wednesday, got booked for Thursday, and had two wonderful looks emailed to my manager by Friday. Thank you, Bev!

TOP PRO
  • 3 years in business
  • 137 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 11 min

Jessica T.

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We absolutely LOVED John's photo's, he is a very talented photographer and we will be using him for all of our photography needs. He was very discreet as well, thanks for your hard work John!

Daniella C.

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John was extremely easy and professional to work with, he went above our expectations and returned quality photography within 24 hours of our event. It was a wonderful experience!

Sharon M.

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The best experience I have ever had with a photographer! I would recommend John to everyone.Great work and so easy to work with.

TOP PRO
  • 19 years in business
  • 114 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 7 hours

Cinde W.

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Anna Munoz is an extraordinary photographer! She immediately puts you at ease and works to provide you with the sort of shots you are looking to get. Her superior skills and talents at lighting and shooting are matched by speed in getting you the proofs and final files. It couldn't have been easier or more fun. I recommend her highly!!!

Stanley S.

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Wow, I highly recommend Anna for your photography needs. I needed something quick and she made it happen. She helped me meet an important deadline and I have received very positive feedback on the photo.

Tom K.

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Great professional photos. Very easy to work with. Will use again!

TOP PRO
  • 9 years in business
  • 117 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 7 hours

Lo M.

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Andrea Reesing is an AMAZING photographer with the ability to make anyone and anything look amazing. When shooting with her, I felt completely comfortable and she brought out the best in me!! I got my photos within 24 hours, which I can't say that most photographers do. She has a love for photography that most creative people don't. I will definitely be booking her again!!!!

Alisa T.

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Andrea was the best photographer we have ever hired. She worked with whatever we wanted and was kind and professional. Andrea is very talented! The pictures were incredible. All my guests will be hiring her as well. Andrea is not only punctual and polite but captures your memories in the most wonderful ways. 5 STARS EASILY!

James H.

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Andrea photographed some posters for me for an upcoming project I have, and the project came out amazing. Got multiple files, within the next day I got my edits back. Highly recommend for quality photography.

TOP PRO
  • 7 years in business
  • 92 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 18 hours

Alyssa B.

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Alexander was absolutely incredible! YOU NEED TO HIRE HIM NOW! Unfortunately, my photographer (before Alexander) cancelled on me 15 days before my wedding day. I frantically posted an ask on Thumbtack requesting a photographer on short notice and on a tight budget. Alexander was one of the first to respond and he talked with me for an hour on the phone before I hired him constantly reassuring me that he would do everything in his power to make my wedding day spectacular. In the package that I purchased I also recieved engagement pictures. Due to only having 15 days, Alexander allowed us to shoot engagement pictures the day before our wedding. We drove to his town (an hour outside of Houston) and he had the PERFECT places to shoot pictures. It was a little town with the perfect "small town downtown" buildings. We had an engagement session with our first photographers (that cancelled) and we were underwhelmed with the quality of the photos. Alexander's engagement shoot was more than I could have ever asked for. I felt 100% comfortable going into the wedding day with him as our photographer. Alexander arrived early and was ready to shoot by them time we arrived. He shot as much as he could prior to the wedding to cut down on the pictures after the ceremony. He worked his rear off the entire wedding and ALL of my guests were extremely impressed with him. The two pictures below are just a sneak peek of his work that we have received. I can honestly say without Alexander on our wedding day - the outcome would have been 100% different. If he saw something was frustrating me, he did his best to step in and crack a corney joke to make us laugh. He took charge when he needed too, but he also stayed in the shadows when it was appropriate. I will never hire another photographer and my family will use him/refer him for the rest of our lives. Alexander, you not only captured our big day, but you made it that much better. Thank you for absolutely everything you have done for Brandon and I, I cannot express into words how grateful we are for you. My photographer cancelling was such a blessing in disguise because I got to work with the best of the best. HIRE ALEXANDER, YOU WILL NOT REGRET IT!

Eloisa C.

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When I clicked on the 5 stars the word OUTSTANDING appeared. That word doesn't even begin to describe Alex. This guy is so incredible. There is soooo many things he did that just blew our mind! For one, he did our engagement photos (I have a review on that as well) and after our engagement photos we were having a hard time deciding on a photo. All of our photos were sooo good, however, picky me wanted an entrance photo for our wedding where we were both looking at the camera, but crazy goofy us did not take one like that first time around. So whenever I mentioned this to Alex he immediately told me we could set up a date to take the photo I wanted. Well he did that and so much more! We received our second set of photos and finally decided on a beautiful entrance photo. Once our wedding day came...my goodness...Alex and his super rad assistant Tomas were everything we could ever hope for and so much MORE! Friends and family were all talking about how good he was. I am not exaggerating when I say that it seemed like Alex was in 8 places at once! He is the coolest guy ever, he has an awesome sense of humor. He not only photographed every beautiful moment on our wedding day but but before our ceremony he also transformed into my entertainment and began to tell me jokes after I told him that I needed him to calm down my nerves. As he was taking our bridal photos after our ceremony this amazing human being was on the grass getting BIT BY ANTS on his arms and he did not even care, as long as he was capturing beautiful photos of us. There was even a moment on the dance floor when I noticed my grandparents dancing with my siblings, so I called Alex aside and asked him if he could please take a photo of that special moment and he said "them 2 over there?, I already took care of them". I was like in awe! He seriously made sure he captured every moment in our special day. Alex is so sweet, hilarious, works with what you want and just THE best out there. I highly recommend him to anyone wanting the BEST photographer in Austin Tx. and surrounding areas. -Eloisa M. Zamora

Traci T.

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Alex did my engagements, bridals, and wedding day. He's fun, easy to talk to, flexible, quick and talented. Each session was a fun experience in itself, and the photos turned out so well. Got my edited photos very quickly. He did a phenomenal job on the wedding day, capturing so many great moments without stealing the show as some photographers do.

TOP PRO
  • 11 years in business
  • 67 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 1 hours

Neha P.

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Mindi is an incredibly talented photographer. I recently had the pleasure of working with Mindi for a family photo shoot f. It was so much fun working with her and the pictures turned out amazing! It was my first time planning a family photo shoot with a toddler. She helped me think through and plan all the details to ensure it went as smoothly as possible. She captured exactly what I wanted – photos that are professional but still have some style, character, and playfulness. I would highly recommend her to anyone looking for a magical photographer!!

Radwa E.

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Mindi was everything you would want your professional photographer to be. Her communication was timely (even when I was busy and mine wasn't), she was friendly as well as professional and thus made sure that our experience was a comfortable and relaxing one, and we just loved style of photography which was taking natural looking shots in nature. She was also flexible when we suggested spots we thought would be good for our shoots as we walked along the trail. Thanks Mindi!

Maya E.

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Mindi is an amazing person & photographer! She editted the pictures so great. She recommended great poses for us to do since it was our first time taking pictures. She is very flexible with time and location, btw her location preferences are amazing. Her prices were very reasonable as well and fit my budget. Will definitely call her again if I need my pictures taken again!

  • 7 years in business
  • 60 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 5 min

Lauren M.

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Doc is absolutely fantastic. I was in conversation with several photographers, and I decided on Doc for his level of attentiveness and responsiveness. He answered all my questions with ease and exuded a sense of comfort I didn't receive from others. The day we met, his passion for the art of photography was very apparent. He worked to get all the right angles and all the right shots (even with the obstacle of a crying infant) In the end, his level of professionalism and eye for detail created the most beautiful photos. He is very friendly and will work with you to make sure you are absolutely satisfied with his services. That's a level of customer service you often don't see in this day in age. He cares about his reputation and the products he produces. He also cares about his clients. For that, I will be a repeat customer!

Sarah M.

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I wish I could rate Doc with more than 5 stars! He is truly one of the most amazing photographers I've ever worked with. Not only does he have an eye for composition, lighting, and all other technical aspects of photography, but he really knows how to make his models look and feel gorogeous. I always know I am in good hands when I work with Doc. Not to mention, he is genuine, kind, and an absolute blast to work with.

Phoenix C.

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Doc is one of the most professional photographers I have ever encountered. Not very often do you get a great artist and a great individual in one person. I leap at the chance to do photo shoots with Doc

  • 10 years in business
  • 52 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 3 min

Adelaida T.

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Jennifer is simply amazing! Her attentiveness, talent and very professional manner is outstanding. She captured all of the perfect moments in beautiful natural shots. We will forever have perfect and most memorable photos of our big day thanks to her talent. I recommend Sweetleaf Photography for any important event. As a teen I studied photography and worked in a professional photo lab where all top notch photographers would send their rolls to be processed and printed so I can certainly distinguish good photography from not so great photography. Sweetleaf Photography is quality photo art!

Courtney T.

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I am so glad I made the decision to hire a professional photographer for our big day. Jennifer did a wonderful job making us look great and herding our families around (it's a big family!) I actually haven't even seen the majority of our pictures yet... only the teasers she has sent us, but they look beautiful! I'm really excited to see the rest!

Maria Z.

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Jennifer and her assistant came ready to photograph our wedding. They went above and beyond the service that is usually offered by other photographers. We received our pictures quicker than expected and we were very pleased with the quality of the photos. They both paid attention to every detail! Thanks so much for making our day special!

TOP PRO
  • 5 years in business
  • 43 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 44 min

Robert Y.

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Marc is a talented and experienced professional videographer and photographer. I needed help getting video turned into finished deliverables and he stepped up and hit it out of the park. It's great to deal with young folks who are truly gifted and able to communicate and help with any needs in the video or photograph arena.

Sierra B.

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We hired Marc to take drone photos of an industrial site in the Austin area. Marc met one of our people on site and was very professional. The photos we received were excellent and exactly what we needed. If we have a need for this in the future, we will contact Marc again. Thank you!!

Alfonso L.

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Great communication and quality photos, would definitely hire again. Thanks!

TOP PRO
  • 29 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 9 hours
  • Austin, TX

Amy L.

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I stage managed a rehearsal that doubled as a publicity photo shoot in the summer of 2016. It should have been a logistical nightmare, but it wasn't because Errich was quick, professional, and ready to shoot. He set up the shots and took pictures with the actors not working on scenes, in a way that still allowed us to keep rehearsing. Before I knew it, he had acquired all of the pictures the director and the producers requested, and they were gorgeous! We also had a very productive rehearsal that night. Errich has a high level of professionalism, and I have seen many photos of the other publicity shoots he has done and they are amazing. I recommend him without hesitation, because not only will you get beautiful pictures, but you will also get a photographer that cares about his work, and conducts himself with the highest level of professionalism.

Thumbtack Customer

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I did not actually have my photos taken by Errich (because a photographer friend was able to do it for less money), but he was very kind and gracious when I canceled and was willing to reduce his price quite a bit as well. I will definitely keep him in mind for next time if my friend is unavailable.

Rachel B.

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Errich was an awesome photographer to work with - outdoors and in the studio. My agency was able to choose from a variety of photos for my portfolio. I recommend booking Errich for headshots and lifestyle shoots.

TOP PRO
  • 5 years in business
  • 39 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 5 hours

Victoria H.

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Our family had a great experience with Mary Arcuni Photography. Mary was great with my boys who are 5 and 7. She got amazing pictures of them individually, and of us as a family. She is so caring, and has a lovely laid back personally that our session was over so quickly, and it felt like we had only been with her for 5 minutes! Loved the pictures that she sent through for our review a few days later. Thank you Mary, I will certainly recommend you to friends and family when they need a photographer!

Mercedes A.

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She's truly the best! I've actually been hunting for the best photographer since my wedding four years ago and she is it! My husband and I are obsessed with photography and not only does she capture the true essence of the moment, but she does it so professinally! Her pricing is the best too. Please look no further! She's our photographer for life! Mary we love you! I'm so happy your followed your passion!

Amanda P.

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Mary was so wonderful from the second I reached out to her. She was very helpful in setting up the photos. We had fun taking the photos and the final photos turned out SO amazing. I love them and I would recommend her to anyone needing a photographer!

TOP PRO
  • 2 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 10 min

Yvonne H.

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Both talented and professional are a combination not easily found in a sea of photographers, but Mesh is a rare breed! He has an incredible eye and creates a comfortable environment for all your creative aspirations to come alive, his editing skills supersed your expectations every time and his turn around is prompt. I highly recommend booking a shoot asap no matter if it's portfolio, wedding or album art for musicians he can cover it all and you'll have a blast working with him!

Robert B.

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I hired Mesh to do a photoshoot in Austin for a client of ours. I needed 1 photo in particular and I wanted our client to be able to have other photos done for their marketing purposes while Mesh was there. Mesh understood the requirements perfectly and produced fantastic photos for us as well as our client. I am very happy with the work he did and very appreciative of how responsive he was as a photographer. Thank you again Mesh. Job well done!

Thumbtack Customer

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Hi hired Mesh to photo shop some existing photos . He is very detail oriented and has integrity in his work. Easy to work with and 100% professional. It would be in everyone best interest to hire Mesh. Beware of photographers that overcharge, don't produce what's promised etc. There are a lot out there.

TOP PRO
  • 6 years in business
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 5 min

Inna G.

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Yuriy is a very professional photographer and a great person. I think he has a very unique vision. His pictures are full of life and emotion. It takes a great artist to capture all the beauty of a place or a person. I truly enjoyed working with him an, moreover, see the results of the photo shoot!

Andrii M.

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The best photographer ever. Very professional. All process was easy and hassle free. I'll definitely work with Yuriy in the future

Maria N.

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Yura is a wonderful photographer, very professional and creative. I'm glad I was able to work with him, and hope to again soon.

TOP PRO
  • 13 years in business
  • 22 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 2 hours

Daniel T.

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Fall of 2016 we asked Doug to take photographs of our business team for use on our web site and other social media venues. Doug offered us several background options including ones of outside settings on which our pictures are superimposed. The work turned out great and we would very much recommend Doug to anyone who is in need of professional pictures. Daniel, Austin Texas

Mike M.

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Doug is truly an artist with his camera. This was a rare opportunity to have the whole family here at Christmas and with his skills setting the scene and poses every picture was perfect. Doug Miller will be our family photographer from here on out. Thanks Doug. We are so thankful you replied through Thumbtack!

Jacob W.

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Doug is a great photographer and very professional!

  • 3 years in business
  • 26 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 19 min

Nathaly R.

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Stephen is a great photographer! My fiance and I did our engagement pictures with him and we are so happy with the result. He captured the best moments in perfect angles. Besides that, he was really flexible about our appointment. You know the weather is unpredictable in Texas and we had some freeze alerts. Because of that, we had to reschedule our appointment several times, and he was always really flexible. I highly recommend you to do engagment pictures with him!

Thumbtack Customer

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Stephen took my request on short notice. I was in the area on business but had a day and needed a photo shoot. He responded quickly, picked me up at my hotel, and took me to a couple of sites that fit my personality. His equipment is great and his skills are fantastic.

Matthew C.

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Stephen was great. His previous work attracted us to go with him and it was worth it! New to an app like this can be hard, but his skills are from new. Will be calling him for our next family photo shoot.

TOP PRO
  • 18 years in business
  • 27 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 2 hours

Clayton P.

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I was looking for a photographer for my sister's wedding. I came across Jarrahmariephotography and contacted Jarrah. On the phone she was so nice and had so many ideas for the shoot. She made things so easy and stress free. I would do business with Jarrah again and recommend her to anyone I know getting married. Thank you Jarrah!

Vijayakumar V.

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Jarrah was absolutely fantastic and the photos turned out to be awesome!!

  • 2 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 2 hours

Kristen S.

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I absolutely LOVED Ryan! She was incredibly patient with us and delivered more than what we had originally agreed on. The photos are perfect and she clearly loves what she does. I would HIGHLY recommend Ryan to anyone looking for candid or posed photos. She has true talent and a wonderful personality that makes for the perfect photographer. 10/10 would recommend.

Bri S.

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She is the BEST, TALENTED, DOWN TO EARTH, most genuine photographer I know. I would recommend her to absolutely ANYONE.

Maria L.

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Ryan makes me look better than any other photographer has! She takes high quality photos and is full of creative ideas.

  • 5 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 5 min

Tanner F.

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Reese is an excellent photographer. I hire him for my real estate listings and he always provides amazing pictures!

Adam T.

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He provided the exact photos I needed for my project.

Tori T.

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He provided great photos and was easy to work with!

  • 9 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 2 min

Polly S.

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Nathan photographed my company's collection of lifestyle/ travel bags. I needed the photos to showcase the quality and functionality of the bags and also be on a "white" background (no shadows) for use in catalogs and on-line. The high-resolution photos Nathan shot and retouched are perfect and exactly what I need (and I'm picky). I've hired other photographers previously, but now I'll go back to Nathan. I highly recommend him. His work quality is superior and he's additionally pleasant and professional. It's a nice experience to work with him.

Justin B.

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Nathan makes photography entertaining! He is easy to talk to and creates a friendship level of trust immediately. I highly recommend Nathan Hall Photography from head shots to creating family memories. His attention to detail, unsurpassed service, and exquisite portfolio will assure you he is the ONLY photographer I will ever use and recommend.

Eight D.

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I have worked with Nathan on several occasions. Not only is he an awesome photographer but he is easy to work with. I have always appreciated how he creates a creative and stress free environment. He is one of my favorite photographers and I highly recommend him to anyone.

  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
  • Response time: 3 min
  • Austin, TX

Rogchelle O.

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Our original email photographer got her dates mixed up, and so I was really stressed about finding a photographer that could do it in the same weekend that we planned for. Christopher was great, he scheduled us for that following Monday, which worked out really well for us. I was a little worried that our pictures would come out darker than expected because the sky was gloomy that day, but they turned out AWESOME (I’ve attached some below). Basically, Christopher is awesome and you should hire him.

Liv H.

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I normally hate having my photo taken. The whole process feels unnatural, but not with Chris. I felt totally comfortable and he didn't over-pose me. I had a really quick deadline and he turned everything around quickly when he said he would. I was given a great variety of options and they all looked great. I've gotten wonderful feedback and will definitely be working with him again.

Adriana F.

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Chris made me feel at ease during our photo session. I appreciated how he took a wide array of shots and angles: to ensure I would find something which I connected. Which I did! Not sure how he does it but the photos are so pure and I really like how they turned out! I wholeheartedly recommended him! :)

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