Los Angeles Family Photographers

Family Photographers for Los Angeles, California

Our Los Angeles documentary photographers are also available to families in: Long Beach, Redondo Beach, Glendale, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Hawthorne, Inglewood, Santa Clarita, San Gabriel, South Bay, Pasadena, Lancaster

Document Your Family's Legacy - Schedule a Family Photo Session in Los Angeles!

California family photojournalists are here to capture genuine moments of you and your loved ones. Their photography has a distinct and natural style that captures genuine moments in an unobtrusive documentary fashion. Forget the poses and forced smiles - these Los Angeles photographers aim for candid shots that truly capture the love and beauty of your family. The Family Photojournalist Association has a wide selection of top-ranked photographers in Los Angeles. Find your perfect photographer today!

Map of FPJA Family Photographers Serving Los Angeles

5 Available Documentary Family Photographers...

Annie Bang is a Family Photojournalist serving California

Annie Bang is a California-based family photographer with a background in journalism and international reporting. Her love for capturing genuine, documentary-style photos stems from her academic and professional experiences. Annie's passion lies in preserving valuable moments and creating lasting memories for families through her photography.

Member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA
Chris Shum is a San Francisco based Family Photojournalist.

Chris Shum is a family photographer who has been capturing memorable moments through his camera since his teenage years. With a passion for storytelling and a unique perspective, he specializes in weddings, engagements, special events, family, and baby photography. Chris takes pride in using his skills and talent to create timeless fine art pictures that his clients can cherish for a lifetime.

Member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA Lifestyle Photojournalist
Southern California is home to Ventura based documentary family photographer Loren Haar

Loren Haar, owner of Lore Photography, is a skilled documentary-style photographer specializing in natural light. With a background in storytelling, Loren captures authentic and memorable moments that reflect the true essence of her subjects. Her passion for photography was ignited during her journey as a parent, leading her to seek creative ways to create compelling images that deeply resonate...

Member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA Lifestyle Photojournalist
California and San Francisco are home to family photojournalist Douglas Despres

Douglas Despres, of Helios Images, is a West Coast family photographer with 17 years of experience capturing the energy and connections of families in a documentary style. In addition to family sessions, Douglas also has extensive experience in photographing weddings, specializing in tiny weddings and elopements.

Member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA Lifestyle Photojournalist
seattle newborn family portrait photographer

Alec Mills is a documentary family photographer specializing in maternity, newborn, and family photography. Through her lens, she tells stories and captures the everyday moments that become cherished memories. Alec's passion lies in capturing the beauty of the mundane, creating unique and timeless images that reflect the true essence of family.

Lifestyle Photojournalist

Mini Gallery by Los Angeles Family Photographers

Check out these award-winning family photography samples from Los Angeles! Captured by the world's best family photographers, these documentary-style images could showcase beautiful moments from birth sessions, at-home sessions, day outings, or family adventures in the Los Angeles region. If you're looking for a talented photographer to capture your family's special moments, be inspired by these incredible photos and start your search today.

The fatigued Los Angeles mom's face reflects exhaustion while her son lovingly requests her to read yet another book
Moment-driven Los Angeles family photography showing a mom taking a selfie with baby who has banana on her face
Moment driven Los Angeles family photojournalism image created while a mom nurses baby in bed
Moment-driven Los Angeles family photography showing an Asian family playing in the playroom
Los Angeles Day in the Life Session of documentary family photography showing a toddler grabs grandma's glasses off her face
Los Angeles Family Photographer creates this image of a father teaching music class working from home while his son blows up a balloon
Young boy covers his mom's eyes with her hair in this Los Angeles Family photo
Family documentary photographer Los Angeles | mom and son have a nice talk together

Los Angeles Family Photography

Documentary family photography is the perfect way to capture special moments and create lasting memories. With an outdoor or at-home session, your Los Angeles family photographer can capture genuine candid moments of the entire family in a comfortable and laid back setting. Whether it's a small group or a larger extended family, your FPJA photographer will focus on the art of storytelling through beautiful photographs. From capturing the unique personalities of each family member to the typical routines, you can trust that a Los Angeles family photographer of the FPJA will create unique and timeless family heirlooms.

Los Angeles Day in the Life Picture Sessions - DITL

There is something beautiful about the imperfections in an ordinary day. The best gift that you can give your family now and in the years to come is the investment in authentic photographs that showcase a real day in your life. These stress-free sessions, designed to capture the realness and honesty of an average day for your family, produce the most genuine images, and these are the ones that you will cherish for years to come.

Los Angeles Birth Sessions at Home or Hospital

The birth of your child is an experience that is filled with both beauty and chaos. It’s a moment in time that you won’t want to forget, yet it’s an experience in which the details may fade away in the coming weeks, months and years. To capture the first moments in which you meet your baby and those first special hours together, you should enlist the help of a Los Angeles documentary birth photographer. An experienced family photographer who specializes in documentary birth sessions will be able to capture your labor journey, the birth experience and the immediate reaction that you have when you see your baby’s face for the first time — all while respecting your space. The right photographer will be able to use discretion while focusing on the fleeting moments that you will want to remember from your birth experience. Whether you plan to give birth at home or at the hospital, you can book a documentary birth session with a professional reportage-style birth photographer.