The Best Portrait Photographers For Capturing Emotion
The Best Portrait Photographers For Capturing Emotion

The Best Portrait Photographers For Capturing Emotion

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Portrait photography is about people. The person positioned in front of the lens displays a range of emotions, reactions and feelings to the viewer. For portrait photographers, this is an opportunity to showcase the truth behind the human experience. The work of a portrait photographer is rooted in his or her ability to bring out the personality and essence of their subject.

Portraiture may be one of the most powerful genres of the medium. It is what effectively ignited the art form of photography. In fact, portrait photography combines the representation of your subject with a historical footnote that gives us a sense of time and place. By what our subjects look like, how they dress and act – we can give a representation of our society.

Portrait photographers cover a series of genres within the industry. This includes the areas of editorial, fashion, weddings, commercial and studio photography. Although, it depends on the individual artist, each realm of portrait photography has its own nuances and focal points. With portrait photographers, this ample room for interpretation allows them to create a personal style that represents their creative vision.

Famous portrait photographers such as Annie Leibovitz, Cindy Sherman and David Bailey are some of the pioneers that have shaped the identity of portraiture. Each of these artists have created portrait images that represent truth, emotion and identity. Whether photographing their closest friends, creating self portraits or capturing well-known celebrities, their portrait style is unique and recognizable.

On the H Hub Marketplace, our portrait photographers are artists for the people. They understand how to work with their subject, to bring out their most truthful and authentic self. Additionally, they use the personality of their subject to frame and compose their images. Lastly, they add their own personal touch to the final result. Our portrait photographers understand how to work with their subject and create images that are full of intent, emotion and feeling across the medium of portraiture.

  • Location Bogotá, VI
  • Instagram @jonny0616
  • Followers 12,162
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait
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  • Location Chicago, IL
  • Instagram @westonclark_
  • Followers 27,403
  • Styles Diversity, Lifestyle / Portrait, Studio / Portrait
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  • Location Mount Vernon, NY
  • Instagram @karlhens_
  • Followers 4,265
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait
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  • Location Littlehampton, West Sussex, GB
  • Instagram @drewbuckler
  • Followers 54,617
  • Styles Highbrow / Editorial, Lifestyle / Portrait
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  • Location Henderson, NV
  • Instagram @rainierpinili
  • Followers 734
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait
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  • Location Winter Garden, FL
  • Instagram @kadeemiii
  • Followers 2,481
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait
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  • Location Brooklyn, NY
  • Instagram @fredericgeorges
  • Followers 12,121
  • Styles Diversity, Lifestyle / Portrait, Studio / Portrait
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  • Location Kansas City, MO
  • Instagram @k_reckd
  • Followers 26,666
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait
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  • Location Pittsburgh, PA
  • Instagram @oakwoodphotovideo
  • Followers 2,803
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait, Wedding
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  • Location Los Angeles, CA
  • Instagram @scerlov
  • Followers 6,013
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait, Studio / Portrait
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  • Location Los Angeles, CA
  • Instagram @jaieart
  • Followers 15,589
  • Styles Highbrow / Editorial, Fashionista / Blogger, Lifestyle / Portrait, Studio / Portrait
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  • Location Los Angeles, CA
  • Instagram @nicole.deanda
  • Followers 3,450
  • Styles Fashionista / Blogger, Diversity, Lifestyle / Portrait, Travel / Outdoor, Urban / Streetwear
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  • Location Healdsburg, CA
  • Instagram @fieryorbsabove
  • Followers 5,722
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait
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  • Location Newark, NJ
  • Instagram @joshuaechristie
  • Followers 11,001
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait
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  • Location Portland, OR
  • Instagram @hattiewatson
  • Followers 83,027
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait, Studio / Portrait
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  • Location Orlando, FL
  • Instagram @rwpho
  • Followers 10,378
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait, Neon / Night, Swimwear / Beach
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  • Location Dallas, TX
  • Instagram @adolfoto
  • Followers 6,497
  • Styles Highbrow / Editorial, Fashionista / Blogger, Lifestyle / Portrait, Studio / Portrait, Urban Cityscape
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  • Location Albuquerque, NM
  • Instagram @phil.spuhler
  • Followers 1,585
  • Styles Diversity, Lifestyle / Portrait
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  • Location Bandung, Bandung City, ID
  • Instagram @rifqimlphoto
  • Followers 29,311
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait, Studio / Portrait
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  • Location Los Angeles, CA
  • Instagram @stephieism
  • Followers 2,366
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait, Travel / Outdoor
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  • Location Los Angeles, CA
  • Instagram @kingyvzid
  • Followers 5,454
  • Styles Active / Athletic, Highbrow / Editorial, Lifestyle / Portrait, Studio / Portrait
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  • Location Woodland Hills, CA
  • Instagram @britt_bowman
  • Followers 9,888
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait
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  • Location Seattle, WA
  • Instagram @hulloivy
  • Followers 23,423
  • Styles Diversity, Lifestyle / Portrait, Neon / Night
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  • Location Kissimmee, FL
  • Instagram @natural_jorge
  • Followers 1,168
  • Styles Diversity, Lifestyle / Portrait
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  • Location Austin, TX
  • Instagram @melodi.jpg
  • Followers 1,784
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait
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  • Location Nashville, TN
  • Instagram @casey_mabry
  • Followers 505
  • Styles Diversity, Lifestyle / Portrait
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  • Location Hialeah, FL
  • Instagram @smshoots
  • Followers 1,045
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait
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  • Location Modesto, CA
  • Instagram @meagantaylorr
  • Followers 1,573
  • Styles Highbrow / Editorial, Diversity, Lifestyle / Portrait
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  • Location Los Angeles, CA
  • Instagram @jillbethhannes
  • Followers 7,281
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait
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  • Location Detroit, MI
  • Instagram @marisakimmel
  • Followers 8,491
  • Styles Lifestyle / Portrait
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