Sarasota Family Photographer Guide


Moments. The moment we hold our baby for the first time, we capture it.  However, as they grow older time seems to speed up and the moments come and go so quickly. We become consumed by the day-to-day life that the moments start to pass by much faster than we realize. It’s when we realize we are sending our first child off to Kindergarten that we stop in awe of how fast time went by. 

Photography can hold on to these moments, the emotions, their little sweet faces for a lifetime. What I like about photographs is that they capture a moment that’s gone forever, impossible to reproduce. – Karl Lagerfeld

Without further adieu, we present to you a guide to Sarasota photographers. It is our hope that this list will make it easier for you to find a family photographer for all of your photography needs over time, whether that is birth photos, newborn photos, or just your annual shoot for the holiday cards.

We hope you find our Guide to Sarasota Photographers helpful!

Ava Grey Photography is a natural light photographer specializing in beach portraits of children and families. 

Established in 2013, Sprout Studio Photography specializes in boutique portraiture for newborns, babies & children of all ages, maternity, and families. Sessions can be shot at the studio on Main Street in downtown Sarasota or outdoors at local parks, beaches, and private venues. Fast turnaround times set Sprout Studio apart, with proofs usually available for viewing within 1-2 weeks after a session. As a full service photographer, Sprout Studio offers clients a wide variety of heirloom quality, professional printed portrait products including traditional framed prints & canvases as well as more unique keepsakes. Sprout Studio clients can take advantage of complimentary in-home ordering sessions to help with designing gallery walls, ordering gifts, and more. 

A lifetime dream of working with babies has driven Gigi to build Memory Portraits by Gigi, her business of fifteen years, into what it is today. Leaving nursing after over 20 years in the Neonatal Intensive Care, she is now concentrating all of her energy and time into creating unique newborn and baby portraits that stand out. She loves creating custom pieces of art for her clients and her attention to detail and elevating her craft is evident in her award winning images. Gigi looks forward to creating those images with you. 

Hi! I’m Paige Jones and I specialize in weddings and portraits including high school seniors, maternity and families. I have a laid-back approach to sessions and I love love love that this is my job! I’ve been shooting since 2010 and have had the opportunity to photograph couples and families in Oregon, Washington, California, Colorado, Mexico and all over the Southeast US. I love palm trees and the ocean, and I’m so happy to call Florida home! 

We blink. And the once bright-eyed little girl has transformed into quiet grace and beauty right before our eyes. There is something about this metamorphosis that can take your breath away in an instant. This is the precious age between little girl and teenager…the perfect time to empower her to see her own strength and fierceness with a photo session created just for her. I am Sarasota’s Premier Tween photographer and I can’t wait to make her shine. 

They will never be this tiny again. Your baby is perfect, their portraits should be exceptional. A portrait session allows you to capture these special moments forever. Jennifer Mauren Photography specializes in providing timeless, relaxed, modern portraiture. 

Love and Style Photography


 Hi, there! We are Summer and Becky Whitton, a husband and wife photography team, based in Bradenton-Sarasota. Together, we create a stunning photographic collection that represents you, while bringing a fun, happy presence to your session. We will gladly meet you anywhere, but capturing the sun setting over the water behind you and your loved ones, feet in the sand is truly our specialty. 

Bloom So Bright Photography

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Bloom So Bright Photography creates brilliant fine art and lifestyle portraiture out of your family’s most precious moments. We specialize in maternity, newborn and baby’s first year and provide a custom experience and stunning print goods to last a lifetime.  

Lisa Clark Photography, Inc.

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Lisa Clark Photography, Inc is a Professional Newborn, Maternity, Children and Family Photographer in Sarasota, Florida. She has been creating amazing memories for her clients for over 8 years now with her eye for detail and creativity. Her passion shows most while capturing those precious Newborns in her studio but also loves to shoot on location at all the local parks and Beautiful Beaches Sarasota has to offer. 

Fallon Photography

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I’m Fallon, and I love to capture authentic connection and emotion in my photographs! My lifestyle photography sessions are relaxed and focus on candid moments, joy, and love. I want to photograph you as you truly are with the people that you adore. I photograph families, children, couples, and maternity. I would love to work with you and your family to document your beautiful and unique story! 

Bobbi Rattai Photography

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Bobbi Rattai Photography, located in SW Florida captures all of life’s important moments from newborns, babies, & families, as well as senior portraits and weddings too. My passion is to create sweet and fun images that will bring out the authentic moments to tell your story for the years to come. All of my affordable sessions include copyright privileges and a CD/USB of the edited images so you can have all the images to cherish and share with those you love. 

****If you’re a local photographer and you would like to entertain rates to have a sponsored position in this guide please do email us! lesley{@}sarasotamomsblog{dot}com.****

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Thank you to all of our local photographers who have made this resource possible!