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Best Family Photographers in the South Bay

January 31, 2011 12:57 PM

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The Bay Area has no shortage when it comes to talented photographers, especially those who specialize in capturing babies, children, and families. Formal or laid back, indoors or out, black and white, funky and modern; whatever your style, there’s a photographer who can meet your needs. Here are the top picks for family photographers in the South Bay:

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Anna Mayer

Anna Mayer

Using her more than six years of experience as a professional children’s photographer, Anna Mayer has developed a fun, fresh, modern approach to photographing families and children that actually has kids looking forward to their photo shoot! Her philosophy is that a photo shoot should be something you do for your kids–not to them.

Crozier Family Photogrpahy

Crozier Family Photography

Crozier Family Photography is truly a family run business, born from this husband-wife team’s passion for photography and love of family. Instead of capturing just a great smile, they aim to capture the moment the smile happens.

Classic Kids Photography

Classic Kids Photography

Classic Kids Photography creates timeless black & white and hand-tinted portraits which your family will treasure for generations. They use film and hand print all of their portraits in their darkroom.

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Heather L. Hunt, Photographic Artist

Heather Hunt

A photo journalistic, natural light photographer creates breathtaking images of newborns, babies and children in the San Francisco Bay Area, the South Bay Area, and surrounding areas in California.

Ryan Willis Photography

Ryan Willis Photography

Ryan Willis Photography is a fine-art photography studio specializing in baby, children, maternity and family portraits. Their photography celebrates the essentials of the human spirit: Love, Family, and Relationships.

Portraits by Rebecca

Portraits by Rebecca

Portraits by Rebecca specializes in child, family, and prenatal portraiture and elegant, creative wedding photography. She has had her work published in national magazines and regularly contributes cover photos to Bay Area Parent Magazine.

Grace Duffy is a married, mother of two living in Silicon Valley. She blogs at Formerly Gracie and Mama Manifesto.

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  • GL

    Another recommendation for a fantastic photographer specializing in newborn photography is Nancy Alcott ( Though she does all variety of family photography, her newborn stuff is truly something amazing!

  • RWA

    Check out the new phenomenon of Bay Area photography, Carlie Statsky who works out of Santa Cruz.

  • tat

    James Thomas Long Photography ( from the San Francisco Bay area is the most talented baby, family, and wedding photographer to have emerged in the Bay Area. His style of photography is so unique and stunning compared to all the thousands of photographers you see now.

  • Lisa Krempasky

    Your view is kinda cool. Never looked at it that way.

  • suma nulu

    I am happy to see Heather Hunt on the list! She is truly amazing!!

  • Kristy

    I truly recommend Allie B. The is located in Santa Rosa but travels, too

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