The 8 Best Fashion Photographers in Jacksonville
Often overshadowed by Florida’s larger cities, Jacksonville is nevertheless home to some dynamic talents. If you are looking for a Jacksonville fashion photographer to help you update your portfolio, capture images for a commercial project, or simply treat yourself to a day of glitz and glamour, this list is for you! Each of these 8 photographers has their own unique flair and blend of expertise, so we recommend checking out all of their work before deciding. And remember, Peerspace can help you find affordable and stylish venue options for your next photoshoot!
Toni’s avant-garde style uses black and white to enhance the sense of glamour throughout his work. Incredibly hip and exceedingly polished, Toni is as comfortable working as a Jacksonville fashion photographer as he is a street and event photographer. He is an artist with a vision and an impressive understanding of how to work with shadow for added impact. Using only natural light, he heightens the drama of his fashion photos by sculpting, framing, and highlighting each subject. We just love his creative eye, and think you will too!
Based in St. Augustine, just 45 minutes from Jacksonville, Monarch Studios has garnered a national reputation. The studio was founded by award-winning photographers Scott Smith and Zach Thomas and specializes in model photography, editorials, and portraits. With over 30 years of experience between them, their portfolio includes of work for big-name clients like Mercedes Benz and Travel & Leisure. In their words, “Monarch brings people, products, brands, and services to life with quality images and creative vision.”
Agnes Lopez is a seasoned and well-respected photographer in the Jacksonville area. In addition to fashion photography, Agnes also specializes in lifestyle, food, and commercial work and is “known for her colorful and crisp images of food and people.” Her stunning editorial shots can often be found in the pages Jacksonville Magazine, but before she became their staff photographer, she worked as a hair/makeup artist and wardrobe stylist for stock photography companies. It was while working on these shoots that she realized that she could do it all herself!
Yuliya got her start in photography while she was pursuing a masters degree in Hospitality & Tourism Management. Under the mentorship of high-end fashion wedding photographer Brett Florens, she has built an award-winning business and impressive portfolio of national and international clients. Her boudoir photography has been published in multiple boudoir magazines, but it is her signature cinematic and fashion wedding styles that have established her as one of the go-to destination wedding photographers in the industry.
Kim Bomberger is a Jacksonville fashion photographer whose biggest priority is making her clients feel beautiful—especially when it comes to women who are over 50. Tired of hearing that beauty fades with age, she dedicates her 50/50 Project “to every amazing woman who has ever felt invisible with the passing years . . . This is our time to show the world that beauty is timeless and ageless, that our present is perfect and that our future still holds possibilities.” We are so inspired by her goal to photograph 50 women who are 50 and over and guide them through a “VIP Celebrity” photoshoot experience. And the results are simply stunning!
As a wedding photographer for over 11 years, Marie Leslie of Appleseed Photography knows a thing or two about capturing an outfit in all of its perfect detail. Her colorful and energetic imagery translates well into fashion photography, so if you have an outfit that you want immortalized on camera, she is the perfect choice.
Lisa Silva is a wedding photographer who makes forays into editorial and fashion photography—and we wish she would do it more often! Her style is bright and romantic, often using floral accents to highlight the vibrance and lushness of the dresses she photographs. She is based in Ponte Vedra Beach, which is just a short drive from Jacksonville and absolutely worth it if you want to work with an internationally published photographer. Lisa’s work has been featured in Martha Stewart Weddings, Trendy Bride, Southern Bride, and more. She has also created look books for bridal designers in New York.
There are many reasons why someone might seek out a professional headshot photographer. Whether you are a model looking to add some glamour to their portfolio or a budding professional in need of a new LinkedIn profile picture, Joseph Anzalone is the Jacksonville fashion photographer for you! With over 30 years of experience as a headshot and portrait photographer, Joseph knows how to make his subjects look their best—from subtle changes in posing to different props and backdrops. Before bringing his business to Florida, he worked with countless Fortune 500 companies, various agencies, business executives, and artistic talent across New York City, New Jersey, Philadelphia, and Chicago. You could be next!