East Bay family photographers: Reader’s favorites

photo: Laura Turbow

We asked you guys what Bay Area family photographer you recommend for capturing your kids. Wow, was it fun to click through all the websites of these talented folks.  Here are the photographers you all shared with us.

Top Five Bay Area Family Photographers

These are the names that were mentioned numerous times in our unscientific poll.

Laura Turbow {photographer of above baby portrait; based in Albany; note: top image on Laura’s website is a nude, so if you are at work, save it for later.}

Fig and Peach photography {husband/wife team in Oakland}

Hasain Rasheed {Oakland documentary-style portrait photographer}

Ahri Golden {Documentarian, photographer in Berkeley}

Adel Vardell {San Francisco, newborn, children, family and special events}

More Favorite East Bay Family Photographers

Each of these photographers was endorsed by a 510Families reader as well:

Sara Goetz {Clayton-based family photographer}

Nightingale Photography {Christina Hernandez is based in Oakland}

SHE Photography {Suzanne Hibbel, birth, babies, and family}

Kandace Photography {Specialty: Newborns}

Zemya Photography {Redwood Shores}

Sharie Cohen {Oakland commercial photographer}

Stinkie Pantz {Mill Valley photographer Shauna Heidenreich}

Anne Daiva {SF Bay Area}

e & b photography {Oakland-based specializing in weddings}

Megan Small {Alameda-based photographer of families, pregnancy, etc. She did Heather’s family last year}

Photography by Kemmeo {Oakland}

amy perl photography {Mill Valley-based}

Julie Yoo Photography {Family, newborn, children and maternity in the South Bay}

Carlie Statsky {Photographer for many wedding magazines}

Alessandra Cave {SF-based}

CK Photography {Alameda}

Roots and Shoots {Berkeley. Some of you may know co-founder Cheri as your Music Together teacher!}

Pati Lois Photography {Oakland}

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  1. says

    I am an up and coming photographer in the bay area looking to build my portfolio. I have experience in doing photo sessions with couples, wedding experience, young children and family photos. I would love to take photos of you and your family at a reasonable price that would work for the both of us. Feel free to check out my website flashph.com as well as my instagram @flashback.photography.Your session is all about you, and i would love to work with you on a price that fits your needs.
    As I said before, I am currently building my portfolio, so I’m open to any time of experience,