Anna Maria Island Photographer

Every day, lifelong memories are made here on Anna Maria Island on the laid-back Gulf Coast of Florida.

From families who travel across the country to relax on this quaint, but beautiful island for a much-needed beach getaway, to Florida locals who are simply enjoying the sunset (which is always stunning on AMI!), this is the place for families and couples to explore, play, and experience.

Whether you are on vacation or live in the area, you deserve to capture these precious memories and preserve them forever. Your kids playing in the sand and chasing the shore birds, the couple holding hands as they search for shells, or the surprise proposal waiting to happen, it's all meant to be documented.

Anna Maria Island is my favorite place to photograph families and couples for natural, gorgeous photos.

Anna Maria Island FL Photographer Services

I focus on taking natural, authentic portraits of families and couples on the beaches of Anna Maria Island. I use natural light and a minimal editing process to ensure authentic and timeless images.

We'll do a few posed shots here and there, especially if you're bringing extended family with you. But I prefer for families and couples to interact naturally, so I can capture the real moments.

As an Anna Maria Island beach photographer, I focus on families, couples + engagements, and weddings + elopements. Click below for details and pricing for each type of session.

Plan Your Shoot With Anna Maria Island Photographers

Anna Maria Island is the PERFECT location for photos. During the sunset, the lightning is a dream come true, whether the sky is cloudy or clear.

Photographers in Anna Maria Island LOVE Bean Point, on the northern tip of the island. It's my favorite spot for photos. The beach is gorgeous, the dune grass is plentiful, and a few spots with trees add just enough variety to your photo shoot.

There are numerous other beach access points we can meet at for your shoot as well.

If you are on vacation, and you have a specific date in mind for your photo shoot, send me a message below to ensure we can secure that date for you!

Working with Photographers in Anna Maria Island

Hi! I’m Kelsey, a Bradenton local! As one of many photographers Anna Maria Island has to offer, I truly pride myself on connecting with my clients and making them feel as comfortable as possible!

Living just a few minutes from the island, this is my favorite place to take photos (as well as take a family beach day!)

I can't wait to hear from you so we can plan the perfect photoshoot and provide you with heirlooms that you can pass on to future generations.

Photographer Anna Maria Island - Let's Connect

Let's start planning your photo shoot! Fill out the form with any details you have. Or if you have any questions, this is the place to drop them.

For family and engagement shoots, I offer a Mini Session ($300) for 30 minutes and 50+ photos, or the Story Session ($475) for 1 hour, 100+ photos, which can include extended family as well.

For elopement details, head here.

For AMI wedding details, head here.

How It Works

Photographers Anna Maria Island FL

  1. Fill out the form above to let me know what type of photo shoot you want, what date(s) you're available, and where you'd like to go.
  2. We'll chat leading up to the photoshoot to ensure you are prepared and comfortable.
  3. Meet up at the beach and start taking photos. I want you to be yourself, having fun on the beach while I capture authentic moments.
  4. Family photos and engagement photos typically take 2-3 weeks to deliver. Weddings and elopements are 4-6 weeks.
  5. Receive a link to your online, digital gallery where you can browse, download, and print your photos directly.

What Should We Wear?

I'm so glad you asked!

  • Simple, solid, muted, or neutral colors work best. Don't wear things with words, logos, or graphics.
  • And don't have any large objects in your pockets (like phones or wallets).

Check out this post for all my wardrobe tips and to see some good examples.

Anna Maria Island Photo Galleries

Here are a few recent photo shoots from Anna Maria Island for you to browse.

Ready to Book Your Photoshoot?

Use the form above, or click here to send me a message so we can start planning your shoot today!