Townsley Portraits | Los Angeles Portrait Studio

Preserving human emotion, one portrait at a time.

Townsley Portraits is a premium service, family portrait photography studio based out of Los Angeles, California. Our site showcases our expertise in portrait production and photography for families, while our Gallery shows off the quality of our eye and experience behind the camera.

Ask The Expert: On Open Forum to Share Your Questions


We're proud to share with you our newest site feature, Ask The Expert. We wanted to create this new forum as a space where you could share your questions with expert portrait artists, but more importantly: to continue providing value to you, our guests, in order to help you feel more confident that Townsley Portraits is the studio for all of your portrait needs. 

We do have a few "house rules" in order to keep the conversations within an organized, related and easy-to-read manner. 

For the photo enthusiast:

Common questions might include - 

  • How to shoot pictures of you kids
  • Best lighting tips
  • Landscape composition
  • Shooting techniques
  • File-formats, archiving photos
  • Framing the best shot 
  • Equipment tips, tricks or suggestions
  • Staging a picture to tell the best story

For the curious guest or client:

Common questions might include - 

  • Appointments
  • Consultations vs Sessions (the difference)
  • Final products
  • Money-back guarantee
  • Gift certificates
  • What to wear
  • Types of Sessions
  • Displaying your portrait


Our experts will shift and sort through all the submitted questions and craft tailored posts on a weekly basis, featuring one new question each week. Don't hesitate to share your curiosities - we may end up featuring your question in a video that we share on our Facebook™ Live! 


It's simple. All you've got to do is post it in the Disqus comments below. We'll send out an email and/or a post on Facebook™ each week to let you know which question we've selected, along with our expert advice.  

We look forward to hearing from you!
The Staff at Townsley Portraits

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