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Documentary Family Photographers

Worldwide Directory & Community


Documentary family photographers is a worldwide community & directory, celebrating real family life and connecting families with documentary photographers in their area.

What is Documentary Family Photography?

Documentary family photography preserves the story of your family life right now: nothing posed or directed; simply honest moments, beautifully photographed.

Code of Ethics & Professional Standards

Documentary Family Photographers adheres to the DFP Code of Ethics & Professional Standards which was created by photographers in our community. Read more about what makes our photographers the best!

Featured Photographers

Transforming perspectives by keeping it real

DFP connects families and photographers all over the world and transforms perspectives through documentary family photography. DFP provides community, inspiration and business guidance in a fun, friendly and familiar environment inclusive for everybody seriously interested in documentary family photography.

Newest Blog Posts

August 24, 2019
Contributing Photographer
The newborn time can go by in a blur – and documentary family photography is a way to ...
August 8, 2019
Contributing Photographer
It all started when my first son, Kane, was born eight weeks premature and with a ...
August 1, 2019
Contributing Photographer
During documentary family sessions noting is staged – which means that any family ...
July 18, 2019
When you think about holding your pictures in your hands, what do you want them to ...

Photographers Highlight

July 11, 2019
Contributing Photographer
This week Cambridge, UK based photographer Alice Chapman is sharing her documentary ...
June 6, 2019
Contributing Photographer
This week Spokane, WA based photographer Margaret Albaugh is sharing her documentary ...
May 16, 2019
Contributing Photographer
This week Nicole of Nicole Sanchez Photography in Alexandria, Virginia is sharing her ...
April 18, 2019
Contributing Photographer
This week Simona Dietiker of Momoland Photo based in Switzerland is sharing her ...

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