California - Northern Wedding Photographers

Lifestyle Photography in California - Northern

Our California - Northern portrait photographers are here to help in San Jose, San Francisco, Fresno, Sacramento, Oakland, Stockton, Fremont, Modesto, Santa Rosa, Salinas, Hayward, Sunnyvale, Visalia, Chico, Redding, San Mateo, San Rafael, Eureka, Susanville

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Welcome to the Lifestyle Photographers Association of the United States! If you're in need of a Northern California lifestyle photographer to capture your family in imaginative and refined portraits, you've come to the right place. Our experienced photographers specialize in creating calm and fun-filled sessions that truly let your family's personality shine. Whether you're looking for personal branding portraits or memorable family photos, book a session with one of our talented members and preserve your memories forever.

Map of Lifestyle Photographers Serving California - Northern

25 Available Lifestyle Photographers...

Chris Shum is a San Francisco, CA based lifestyle photographer.

Chris Shum, a lifestyle portrait artist and documentary family and wedding photographer, discovered his love for photography as a teenager when he started using his father's camera. In 2007, he turned his passion into a thriving career, skillfully capturing weddings, events, and family portraits. His true fulfillment comes from creating meaningful lifestyle portraits that become cherished...

Member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA
Member of the Family Photojournalist Association - FPJA
San Jose and Bay Area lifestyle photography by Chunlei Deng of Northern California

Chunlei Deng, a Bay Area-based lifestyle photographer and mother, found her calling in capturing moments with her daughter. After honing her skills through professional courses, Chunlei now excels in storytelling photography. She specializes in maternity, newborn, and family portraits, using natural interactions with her clients to create timeless and authentic images.

Lake Tahoe Lifestyle Family Photographer Kevin Sawyer

Kevin Sawyer is a highly acclaimed photographer known for capturing the essence of families, couples, pets, and weddings. He effortlessly creates stunning and authentic portraits for his diverse clientele.

Member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA
Wensheng Gao, a Lifestyle Photographer in the Bay Area of California

Wendy Gao is a lifestyle photographer based in California's Bay Area. She specializes in children, family, and studio photography. Inspired by her own children, she is dedicated to capturing the real-life stories of her clients and creating lasting memories. In her free time, Wendy enjoys cooking and spending time with her family.

Tanushree Vaidya, a Lifestyle and Family Portrait Photographer

With a diverse background as a hair artist and graphic designer, Tanushree Vaidya has now found her true calling as a lifestyle photographer. Having traveled to over 14 countries, she has honed her skills in capturing portraits that vividly convey beautiful stories. Her expertise has expanded to include maternity and family sessions, where she artfully documents the many manifestations of love.

Member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA
Studio portrait of United States lifestyle photographer Lauren Lindley

Lauren Lindley, a seasoned lifestyle photographer, specializes in photographing weddings, events, professional headshots, personal branding, and portraits. With over a decade of experience, she is passionate about connecting with people and using her craft to make a positive impact on the world.

Member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA
Portrait of San Francisco Lifestyle Photographer David Enloe of the California LSPA

David Enloe, a seasoned lifestyle portrait photographer in San Francisco, specializes in capturing the unique dynamic between families and fathers with their children. Having honed his craft for over 10 years, he possesses a remarkable talent for engaging with kids and producing truly authentic photos.

Member of the Family Photojournalist Association - FPJA
Northern California lifestyle portrait photographer, Vanessa Li

Vanessa Li, a California-based lifestyle photographer, discovered her passion for photography at a young age in her father's photo store. After pursuing a career in medicine, she made the bold decision to fully embrace photography after becoming a mother. Vanessa's images go beyond snapshots, telling intricate stories of love and joy, and she finds fulfillment in connecting with people...

Bay Area & San Francisco Lifestyle Photography by Alyx Jones of the California LSPA

Alyx Jones specializes in capturing the essence of family life through her photography. She takes the time to build relationships with her clients and authentically depicts their stories. Outside of photography, Alyx engages with children, enjoys games, and embarks on outdoor adventures.

Xin Dong, a Lifestyle Family Photographer

Xin Dong, an expert in lifestyle portraits, has an extraordinary ability to encapsulate the deep bond between couples and families. Through her expertise in family, portrait, maternity, and pre-wedding photography, she is honored to witness and contribute to the significant milestones of her clients' lives, treating them as priceless gems.

Studio portrait of lifestyle photographer Kimmi Cranes of Starscape Studios

Kimmi Cranes is a seasoned wedding photojournalist and lifestyle portrait photographer hailing from sunny California. With a keen eye for nature's beauty and a fascination for light, she skillfully captures the raw emotions that the natural world evokes. Raised in the Philippines, Kimmi's insatiable thirst for adventure and love for exploration perfectly complement her photography style.

Member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA
Outdoor Lifestyle Photography by Joyce Perlman

Joyce Perlman, an accomplished lifestyle, documentary family, and wedding photographer, honed her photography skills while studying fine art at University. Specializing in genuine lifestyle family sessions, Joyce has a knack for capturing authentic and playful moments that beautifully tell the story of your family. Whether it's in the comfort of your own home or amidst the beauty of nature,...

Member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA
Member of the Family Photojournalist Association - FPJA
Lifestyle Portrait Photography by Sharon Zammit

Sharon Zammit is the creative mind behind In the Moment Photography Studio, focusing on lifestyle portraits for families, couples, and individuals in San Francisco. She excels in capturing authentic moments and offers sessions in various locations nationwide, fostering a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere for clients to express themselves.

San Francisco and Bay Area lifestyle photography by Olivia Liu of California

Olivia Liu, a renowned lifestyle photographer in North California, possesses a postgraduate certificate in photography from the prestigious Central Academy of Fine Arts. With a rich experience of over nine years, she crafts captivating images that go beyond mere memories and become invaluable pieces of treasured artwork.

Studio Portrait of San Jose California Lifestyle Photographer Isabelle Niu

Isabelle Niu, an accomplished photographer from Northern California, specializes in immortalizing the unique bond between families, newborns, and couples. Infused with her own motherhood experience, her striking images beautifully convey the profound connections within families.

Outdoor Portrait of Lifestyle Photographer Iris Feng of Mountain Leaf Photography

Mountain Leaf Photography's founder, Iris Feng, is an exceptional storyteller who has cultivated her craft and love for visual narratives through exploring the world. Inspired by her own escapades, Iris is wholeheartedly dedicated to providing families with timeless and imaginative portraits. Additionally, she lends her expertise to business branding and capturing the essence of treasured...

PNW lifestyle portrait photography by Ying Song

Ying Song is an experienced lifestyle photographer who excels at documenting the authenticity of family life. With expertise in both documentary and lifestyle photography, Ying skillfully captures the perfect balance of light and composition. She strives to provide every family with one-of-a-kind portraits that beautifully encapsulate the essence of their unique moments together.

Member of the Family Photojournalist Association - FPJA
Los Angeles lifestyle and family portrait photography by Brenda Bravo of California

With 13 years' experience as a pro photographer and former model, Brenda Bravo has a talent for finding the perfect angles and creating a fun experience for her clients. She specializes in making portraits that make her subjects feel seen, heard, beautiful, and empowered. Brenda's work has been featured in newspapers and magazines, and she has had solo exhibits in California and Peru.

Member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA
Ron Storer, lifestyle photographer for Seattle, WA.

Ron Storer is a lifestyle portrait photographer who has been married for almost 29 years and has two sons. Before becoming a photographer, he worked with non-profit organizations doing relief work and was a member of the US Cycling Team, winning a Gold Medal in the Pan-Am Games and a Silver Medal in the Olympic Trials.

Member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA
Member of the Family Photojournalist Association - FPJA
Idaho and Coeur d'Alene lifestyle and family portrait photographer - Jerome Pollos

Jerome Pollos is a professional photographer specializing in weddings and lifestyle portraits, dedicated to capturing and preserving the essence of special moments. Backed by a background in photojournalism, he possesses the ability to craft poignant portraits that unravel the stories of his subjects' lives.

Member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA
Seattle Family and Newborn Photography by Alec Mills

Alec Mills has been capturing life through her camera for over 24 years. Her passion for photography began at a young age and blossomed after becoming a mother. She understands the importance of preserving memories and uses her lens to capture the small details that make up our lives.

Member of the Family Photojournalist Association - FPJA
BW portrait of Jonathan Young, a lifestyle photographer in CA

Jonathan Young, a lifestyle photographer based in California, excels in family and newborn sessions. With a degree from UCLA and experience as a wedding photographer and photojournalist, he brings a unique storytelling approach to his craft. Jonathan's expertise lies in capturing the distinct narratives and emotions of each family he collaborates with, having traveled to numerous locations...

Member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA
United States lifestyle photography by Mike Greener

Mike Greener is an award-winning photographer who has been telling stories through his camera lens since 1999. Starting in high school, he built a darkroom in his mom's cellar to develop his own photos. With a degree in Photojournalism, he worked as a successful photojournalist for many years before opening his own photography studio.

Member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA

California - Northern Lifestyle Images by the World's Top Portrait Photographers

LSPA portrait photographers offer stunning California - Northern lifestyle images. Our on-location environmental portraits feature family, solo, maternity, couple, pet, business portraits, and branding sessions. Have a look at the mini thumbnail gallery for some inspiration for your own portrait session. The Lifestyle Photographers Association has highly skilled and experienced photographers who will create a beautiful portrait for you, so consider hiring a professional California - Northern lifestyle photographer for your next session.

This lifestyle portrait captures the joy of a family playing in the woods in the San Francisco Bay Area, California. The black and white image adds a timeless touch.
This lifestyle portrait captures the joyful bond between three brothers as they giggle and have fun while perched on a tree stump in a beautiful autumn park in San Francisco Bay Area, California
Adorable Bernese mountain dog enjoying a winter wonderland atop a majestic Lake Tahoe mountain, showcasing the perfect blend of natural beauty and a canine
A confident businessman showcasing his connection to nature by proudly carrying a bountiful harvest under the California sun at Pie Ranch, Pescadero
In this vibrant lifestyle portrait, a confident woman works on the loading docks at Pie Ranch in Pescadero, CA surrounded by plastic crates brimming with the bountiful farm harvest
A stylish man showcasing his musical talent on a black grand piano at GK Piano in San Jose, creating a timeless and elegant lifestyle portrait
This captivating lifestyle portrait captures the joyous bond between sisters as they play with a dandelion on the lush green grass of Menlo Park, CA
This lifestyle portrait captures a special and fun family bonding session at a park in Los Altos, CA, as they all sit together on a large down tree/log
A joyful lifestyle portrait capturing the excitement of a race between parents and their children in the beautiful city of San Francisco, CA
This lifestyle portrait captures a precious smile in Cupertino, CA, featuring a little boy joyfully riding on his mother's shoulder
In this beautiful lifestyle portrait, a Cupertino, CA photographer captures a heartwarming look as a dad shares a tender embrace with his young son
This vibrant lifestyle portrait captures the joy and energy of teenagers and parents having a blast in a picturesque park in Mountain View, CA

California - Northern Business Portraits and Branding

Our California - Northern lifestyle photographers specialize in creating stunning environmental portraits that capture the true essence of a business. Our photographers will work with you to create a unique visual story that encapsulates the character of your business. We understand how important it is to build an accurate representation of your business that will help you stand out from the competition. Our portrait sessions are designed to make you look your best, and will incorporate elements that reflect both your personal style and your brand.

California - Northern Couple Portraits

Pre-wedding portrait sessions are a great way for couples to capture their union before the wedding day. These sessions are typically done on location, and the couple can choose a scenic spot that is special to them. One of our California - Northern lifestyle portrait photographers will guide the couple through a series of poses and activities that will bring out their personalities and capture their genuine love. At the end of the session, the couple will have a collection of beautiful images that will immortalize their relationship and the excitement of the upcoming wedding. From the laughter of the couple during a silly moment to the romantic embrace of a love that will last a lifetime, these pre-wedding portraits will represent the couple’s love story and their journey together. Images from United States couple portrait sessions can be a unique gift to give your parents or grandparents.

California - Northern Maternity Portraits

The power of pregnancy is incomparable. Whether you are having your first child or your fifth child, you deserve to feel beautiful and showcase your confidence as a woman who is growing life within her. To preserve this moment in time, you should hire a pro California - Northern lifestyle portrait photographer for a maternity portrait session. When taken in an outdoor setting, your photographer can use the natural setting to complement the intrinsic beauty of pregnancy. From whimsical solo portraits in the woods to relaxed and playful portraits of you and your partner in a park, there are unlimited opportunities for maternity photo sessions in California - Northern.

California - Northern Family Portraits

There is nothing quite like the love shared between a family. From the tender devotion of parents who are rearing young children to the endless pride of multi-generational families, there is beauty to be found in every family, no matter how small or large it is. California - Northern lifestyle picture sessions are the best way to showcase your life’s greatest masterpiece — your family. An experienced Lifestyle Photographer can photograph your family safely in an outdoor setting. The possibilities are endless when it comes to selecting a location for your portrait session. Whether you want a spanning skyline behind you to create an urban vibe or you would rather have artistic portraits taken with the mountains and lakes in the distance, a professional photographer of the LSPA can help pose your family to perfection.

California - Northern Solo Portraits

There are many times in life where you simply need a dignified and poignant portrait of yourself. By investing in California - Northern lifestyle picture sessions with a professional photographer, you can get the images that you need to build your brand, promote your organization or take your career to the next level. Whether you opt to have the session on the beach or in your own backyard, you will find that these outdoor locations result in crisp, clean images that show the real version of yourself. You are more likely to feel relaxed and confident in an outdoor setting, and those emotions will shine through in the final images. Solo portraits are ideal for many purposes, including modeling headshots, social media portraits, or professional photographs for your business.

California - Northern Teen Portraits

The teenage years can be a tumultuous phase, but it’s also a stage of life that is filled with milestone moments and coming-of-age experiences. Teen portraits taken by a professional California - Northern lifestyle photographer can commemorate this fleeting stage of life, in which it seems like each day moves faster than the last. If your teen leads an active lifestyle, a lifestyle photographer can take action portraits of them enjoying their favorite sport. In addition, a teen who is about to graduate from high school or who is coming of age in their own way may appreciate portraits that showcase the authentic version of themselves. These powerful portraits can build confidence and instill conviction in your teen as they move forward into adulthood.