Family photography is all about documenting those fleeting moments as newborns arrive and children grow into young adults. It’s about celebrating special milestones, such as birthdays and graduations, as well as capturing the moment fur babies are introduced to the clan.

With its extensive creative community, Atlanta is home to an abundance of talented professionals who know how to bring out the best in their subjects. Whether you’re after a maternity shoot, a newborn session, or just want an excuse to create some family-focused wall art, here are our top picks for family photographers in Atlanta.

Matthew Alexander Marketing and Photography

A creative portrait captured by Matthew Alexander [Source: Matthew Alexander]

With years of experience shooting concerts, graduations, and engagement sessions in Atlanta, Matthew Alexander is also a talented family photographer. His goal is to make photography accessible to everyone by offering affordable pricing and a logistically easy process.

Matthew is also committed to running his business in an ethically responsible manner, with discounts provided for low-income families and those living with disabilities, as well as planting a tree for every paid photoshoot he does.

Chi Photography

One of Chi Photography’s adorable newborn portrait sessions [Source: Chi Photography]

From newborn portrait sessions to graduating seniors, Chi Photography specializes in all styles of portraiture centered around families. Chi regularly does maternity shoots with expectant moms and family sessions that capture the love and joy between parents and their kids.

Chi is based out of her home studio in Acworth (around 45 minutes' drive outside of Atlanta), which is where she holds all of her newborn portrait sessions. She shoots with professional-level Canon digital SLRs, accompanied by Canon speed lights and lenses.

Katie Oblinger

Portrait of a family and their fur babies on a porch in Atlanta [Source: Katie Oblinger]

Serving the greater Atlanta area, Katie Oblinger is a mom and family photographer who believes that there is extraordinary beauty in the chaos of everyday life. She specializes in natural light family photography and strives to capture the joyful moments between parents and their kids.

In addition to family portrait sessions, Katie also does child portraits and senior sessions that reflect your personality and interests. Katie is happy to travel to Buckhead, Brookhaven, Dunwoody, East Cobb, Marietta, Roswell, Sandy Springs, and Milton.

Tiffany Kelly Photography

Adorable sisters captured by Tiffany Kelly [Source: Tiffany Kelly]

Based out of Suwanee, Tiffany Kelly is a wife and mom, in addition to being a talented family photographer. Her approach is to capture children just as they are and allow them to have plenty of fun in the process. Her custom portraiture is not only about creating memories but also artworks that can be displayed around the home or gifted to grandparents.

In addition to her shooting schedule, Tiffany is also passionate about teaching photography and mentoring as an instructor at Clickin Moms.

Naomi Hopkins Photography

Capturing a special moment between a mom and daughter [Source: Naomi Hopkins]

One of ten children, Naomi Hopkins grew up in a family filled with photographers and artists, with her desire to document memories ignited after the birth of her daughter. She loves highlighting the best in people and strives to leave her clients feeling better after their photography sessions than they did before.

When you book a family photo session with Naomi, you can take advantage of her client closet that’s been lovingly curated with beautiful pieces in a wide range of sizes.

Kaleen Enke

A loving black and white family portrait by Anda Marie Photography [Source: Kaleen Enke]

Photography has been a part of Kaleen Enke’s life for as long as she can remember. Her journey began with a pink 110 film camera and has evolved into a full-time career as a professional photographer. Kaleen’s background as a teacher and role in nurturing the development of children has influenced her photographic style and she describes the art form as her favorite way to study childhood.

In addition to family portrait sessions, she captures newborn and baby portraits, as well as documenting children in her Portrait of Play series.

Vernon Brown Photography

A fall family photo session captured by Vernon Brown [Source: Vernon Brown]

Serving families and businesses in Atlanta since 2014, Vernon Brown specializes in family, maternity, and brand photography. Clients love his friendly and relaxed approach, as well as his keen eye for finding the most photogenic locations.

Vernon strives to make his subjects feel comfortable in front of the lens, which he achieves through his light and joyful personality. In addition to family portraits, sibling shoots, and reunion sessions, he’s passionate about educating other photographers who want to improve their craft.

ABJ Photography

A couple and their pup [Source: ABJ Photography]

Based in Roswell, Georgia, ABJ Photography is owned and operated by lead photographer, Alana. Her photography journey began in high school and she now specializes in not only family portraits but also pet photography. She’s passionate about spending time in the outdoors and with her kids, as well as playing with her two rescue dogs, Mason and Magnolia.

Alana’s work has been featured at “Style Me Pretty Georgia,” “East Coast Bride,” and “Occasions” magazine, and she’s worked with everyone from small business owners to state governors.

Ashley Faith Photography

A couple kiss their daughter during an Atlanta family portrait session [Source: Ashley Faith Photography]

Ashley Faith is a talented family and wedding photographer who serves the Atlanta metro area. Her style has been described as timeless and fresh, with an extraordinary eye for detail that allows her clients to relive the moment again and again.

Ashley's working relationship with people is what sets her apart and she strives to customize each portrait session for individual clients. In addition to baby and senior portraits, she also does product, real estate, and headshot photography for Atlanta businesses.

Audrey Alexander Photography

A loving mom and her children [Source: Audrey Alexander]

While Audrey Alexander Photography specializes in family portraits, she also offers maternity, newborn, senior, and personal brand photography. She works throughout the Atlanta, Marietta, East Cobb, Roswell, Woodstock, and Sandy Springs areas and is talented at capturing themed family photo sessions.

Whether you’ve just welcomed a baby to the family or you’re celebrating a milestone with a graduating senior, Audrey Alexander Photography is all about documenting the unique beauty of you and your family.

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