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How to find a Professional Family Photographer

If you’re looking to hire a family photographer, here are a few tips to ensure that you’re are going to love your photos.

1. Ask a friend for a reference. I would suggest finding someone you trust that has recently had family portraits done. If they had a great experience, I guarantee they will rave about their photographer and the fabulous images that resulted from that session.

2. Search on social media for local photographers in area that specialize in family portraits. Good spots to check are Pinterest, Instagram and Facebook. This way you can get a good sense of how active they are with there business and what people are saying about them. Additionally, find a specialist in family photography. Just like anything else in life, the specialist is going to do the best job. You wouldn’t hire a general practitioner to perform heart surgery.

3. Once you narrow the search down, find out if you like them…I mean personally. As humans, we tend to work with and associate with people we like. Do you have similar personalities? Do you have things in common i.e. family?

I hope this gives you a starting point on to find a quality professional Family Photographer.


Chris Booth