Children grow up so fast, so make sure to capture memories with a family photoshoot! A photography studio that specialises in family portraits will have experience in keeping the kids entertained and happy during the process. Here are some great family photographers in Singapore who can capture that perfect family portrait.
White Room Studio
The philosophy of family photography at White Room Studio is keep things genuine, personal and natural. The team of family photographers have over 70 years of experience in portraiture; they’ve told countless stories through family photography sessions for maternity, newborn, graduation and milestone portraits. The studio has also won the silver award in Expat Living’s Best Photographer 2022 as well as Tatler’s Best Portrait Photographer award for the sixth year running.
What to expect from this family photographer in Singapore
The Family Portraiture Package at White Room Studio includes professional pre-shoot advice, a complimentary “look book” with outfit ideas and tips, and 1.5 hours with a photographer. During the session, you’ll receive minute-to-minute directions on how to pose. Whether it’s at White Room’s boutique shophouse studio, your home or outdoors, studio assistants will be on hand to make sure your family is looked after at all times. This ensures that your family photography session with them is personal and memorable
At the studio, there are over 15 settings to choose from including an iconic open-air balcony and charming colonial-style interiors. Plus, you can choose backdrops in a range of styles: European, Peranakan, Nature & Greenery, Rustic and Classic, for example. There’s also a vanity room for makeover services, two changing rooms and a brand-new guest lounge with a well-stocked pantry. Within two weeks of your family photography session, you’ll have a personalised photo selection session at the head office. The chosen photos are then enhanced in the studio’s signature style, and you’ll receive them in both printed and digital soft copies.
Elaine’s top family photoshoot tip
“Just bring smiles when you visit White Room Studio! We focus on the natural interactions and real emotions between family members, rather than using props. Make yourself at home and leave your worries at the door. We’ll be here for you every step of the way.”
Beatrice Contrini Photography
Beatrice has been a passionate wedding and family photographer for the last 13 years; she was nominated official Nikon photographer in 2019 and has also featured in several magazines around the world.
Her photography style is natural and creative, and her photo sessions fun, laid-back and comfortable. Beatrice looks for the real connection between each single family member, along with their beauty and uniqueness. Her goal is to take the stress out of your family photoshoot with friendly and patient encouragement.
What to expect from this family photographer
Beatrice photographs a limited number of families a month to better concentrate on your needs and expectations. In the consultation call, you’ll discuss the best location, time of the day and also clothing for your family.
The lifestyle family photoshoot lasts up to two hours; it’s relaxed and not time-pressured. You’ll get (non-awkward!) feedback reassuring you about your look and the best position for the light and composition. Beatrice’s aim is to ensure you enjoy your time together, in order to allow natural feelings and emotions to truly shine through in the images. After the shoot is over, she’ll keep in contact, dropping a few sneak peeks of photos your way until the gallery is completed.
Within a week of the session, you’ll get all high-resolution digital files (a minimum of 60); plus, you’ll get an app for your smartphone that gives you direct access to your images. And there are no hidden costs! You have the chance to choose from beautiful, high-quality, Italian-made products, from custom-made albums to wall art that will last for generations.
Beatrice’s top family photoshoot tip
“When thinking about what outfit to wear, be comfortable and be yourself. Mum, choose your outfit first; make it something you feel beautiful in, then build the family’s outfits around it.”
Special deal! Beatrice is offering a $100 voucher for Expat Living readers to use towards her family photography products, including photo albums or wall art. Simply use code ‘ELAD05’ when booking via the website below. Valid until 31 May, 2023.
Kim Ngo Woodward Photography
Kim describes her family photography style as intimate, airy and timeless. This family photographer in Singapore aims to capture people in their most natural special moments in photos that feel effortless. Her hope is that when clients look back on their family photos decades later, they can say, “After all these years, I still love this moment we captured.”
What to expect from a family photoshoot with Kim
Kim will spend one hour of shooting time at your location of choice. This can be at your home or outdoors. A family photography session accommodates up to five people, and pets are welcome to be included. (There’s an additional cost for each extra person.) Within three weeks of the shoot, you’ll receive 70 or more digital family photos including all the rights to the photos. Kim also provides a preparation guide as well as wardrobe consultation before the session.
Kim’s top family photoshoot tip
“All I need you to do is be yourself. Relax and enjoy the photoshoot. Laugh, hold hands, hug your loved ones and enjoy the moment. I’ll do the rest.”
Kate is a British professionally qualified master family photographer with over 20 years of experience photographing families from all over the world. She has won the Gold award for Expat Living’s ‘Best Photographer’ for 2018 to 2021, as well as Tatler Singapore’s ‘Best Portrait Photographer’. Kate works from her beautiful Littleones Photography studio, creating a homely and comfortable space where children can feel relaxed and have fun. She’s known for her friendly personality and candid lifestyle shoots; these are taken in clients’ homes, in the studio or outside on location. Her skill in working with natural and creative studio lighting alike puts her at the top of the professional family photographers in Singapore.
What to expect from this family photographer
You can look forward to a relaxing, fun and enjoyable family photoshoot, with Kate using her experience to put both parents and children at ease (including little people who don’t always want to co-operate!). This enables her to capture unposed and candid moments. She is aso known for her photographic design, creating visually dynamic pieces of family art and family albums for her clients’ homes. Digital copies are provided too.
Kate’s top family photoshoot tip
“Just remember to relax! And try not to get stressed if your children aren’t doing what you want them to. Have fun with them and leave it all to me to make sure everyone is comfortable and happy. That way, I can capture those candid moments for the best family portraits.”
We hope this covers all your questions about how to find a family photographer in Singapore. Enjoy getting the best out of your family photoshoot!
Get the latest events, stories and special offers
sent to your inbox.
By signing up, you'll receive our weekly newsletters and offers, which you can unsubscribe to anytime.