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Our Winners! ~ Family Portrait Time….

Winter Park, FL Family Portrait Winner

Drum roll please!………

We are excited to announce our winners in our Portrait Gift Certificate Giveaway!

1st Place – $500 Family Portrait Gift Certificate

2nd Place – $300 Family Portrait Gift Certificate

3rd Place – $200 Family Portrait Gift Certificate

Winners have been sent an email notification from our studio.

Thank you to everyone who entered ~ Have a very Merry Christmas and a Wonderful New Year!

Don’t Miss Our Giveaway!

Orlando/Winter Park portrait studio

You Could Win A
$500 Family Portrait Gift Certificate...and More!

It's the season of giving and we will be giving away a $500, $300 & $200 Family Portrait Gift Certificate to 3 Lucky Winners!

No purchase is necessary. Simply, CLICK HERE to enter.

Be sure to share the news with your family and friends. The more you share, the more entries you will receive!
(When you enter, you will receive your own personal link to share and add entries automatically!)

Be sure to visit the contest page everyday to gain more points.

Countdown to the Winner's Announcement!


Countdown to our Christmas Giveaway!

We are excited to announce that our Christmas Celebration Giveaway will officially begin
on Tuesday, December 1st at 9:00am.

1st Place – $500 Family Portrait Gift Certificate

2nd Place – $300 Family Portrait Gift Certificate

3rd Place – $200 Family Portrait Gift Certificate


No purchase is necessary. Be sure to sign up for our complimentary studio newsletter to be among the first to receive notification when the contest begins!



Christmas In July!

Christopher Yates Orlando Photography Studio

Wow! The Summer is flying by and school will be starting up before we know it.
During our Christmas in July celebration and before the hectic schedule begins, now is a great time to schedule a family portrait.

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During our Christmas in July Celebration you will receive our classic black framing at no charge with each signature series wall portrait purchased.

In addition, when you schedule your portrait session before July 16th you will receive a $200.00 Portrait Gift Certificate! Schedule your session between July 16-31 and receive a $125.00 Gift Certificate!

It's a great way to celebrate family and also get a head start on your gift giving list!


Q. Does this apply only for family portraits, or can I just have my child photographed?
A. Yes, the special with the gift framing and gift certificate applies to all studio black and white sessions in July. 

Q. Can I have a color portrait session done on location and still receive the special?
A. You will receive the $200.00 Portrait Gift Certificate if you schedule your appointment before July 16th and a $125.00 Gift Certificate if you schedule between July 16th and 31st. The gift framing only applies to studio black and white sessions.

Q.  I had a black and white session already this year at your studio, can I add another wall portrait and receive the framing? 
A. Yes, you will receive our classic black framing and matting when you purchase a signature series wall portrait from a previous B&W studio session. The session can be from one you had earlier this year as well as previous years as long as we still have your files in our archives.

​Feel free to give us a call - 407-628-9800407-628-9800. We wil be happy to answer any questions that you may have. You can also get in touch with us by completing this form.

Need Family Portraits? – 5 Reasons Why You Should Hire a Photographer

winter-park-fl-family-photographerwinter-park-fl-family-photographerwinter-park-fl-family-photographerwinter-park-fl-family-photographerFor most photographers, photography is their passion. When it comes to finding a photographer to take family portraits for you, usually you consider asking friends or family to take them. The truth is hiring a professional photographer is the best choice.

Professionals are educated – A professional photographer will have many years of training. They know posing, lighting and effects. Photographers know their equipment well and are great at getting the perfect shot.

Experience counts – Professional photographers have had much experience in shooting a variety of events. Photographers have the unique ability to make sure people look natural in any setting.

Props & BackdropsPhotography involves far more than simply knowing camera and lighting techniques. Having the right backdrops for a number of different events is crucial to achieve a successful result. Professional photographers know ahead of time what props and backdrops will be needed for each family photography session.

Sophisticated editing software – Professional photographers are skilled in retouching photos to make them flawless. They know what editing software will bring out the best effects in every shot taken.

Dedicated to you – A professional photographer is working for you and will do what it takes to make sure you are completely satisfied with your portraits. Professionals have a level of professionalism that a friend or family member may not.

Think about it, how often do you get the whole family together; especially for the purpose of having pictures taken? Hiring a professional photographer for your family portraits has many advantages. Photographers will capture moments that you didn’t plan for and those moments make for some of the most priceless photos. Hiring a professional photographer for your family portraits will make a huge difference in the quality of the photos; after all, these photos will be displayed for everyone to see. Don’t miss out on the ability to get quality family photos. Professional photography is something you will be glad you invested in.