Hire a Paris Photographer: Vacation Mini Sessions & Proposal Packages

Meet a local photographer for a short & fun Paris photoshoot to beautifully capture your next trip. Perfect for a family mini session or proposal photography.

Best Paris Photoshoot Spots

Paris is on almost every traveler’s must-see destinations list, and rightly so. Art, shopping, culture, food, nightlife…it really is a city that has it all. Picture yourself walking tree-lined avenues, enjoying a coffee at a sidewalk bistro, having your portrait drawn by a street artist, enjoying a picnic in a garden, or getting your art dose at the Louvre – Paris is always a good idea. Below are the top 4 photoshoot spots our Paris photographers recommend for your next trip.


The most booked Paris mini session spot! Go early in the morning around sunrise to make sure you have it all to yourself.

Eiffel Tower & Bir Hakeim

Start at Bir-Hakeim, a two-level bridge with views of the Eiffel Tower. Longer bookings can follow up with a stroll along the banks of the river.

Louvre Grounds & Garden

Get stunning photos at the glass pyramid. Afterward, enjoy the manicured gardens of the Tuileries!

Montmartre & Sacré-Cœur

Enjoy a great view of Paris from Sacre Coeur and follow in artists’ footsteps as you explore this off the beaten path.

Paris Photographer Prices

Book a Paris photoshoot starting at a 30min mini session up to a 2-hour photoshoot. After you check out of your rental and you are back home, these photos will be cherished souvenirs for years to come. Capture authentic memories with a Paris photographer!

What’s Included in my Paris Photoshoot Package?

Hire a local Paris photographer who knows all the best photo spots, when the best light will be, and how to beat the crowds to capture magical moments without tons of other people in the background. 

Peace of Mind

Choose from vetted & highly-rated local photographers. Hassle-free booking and a travel-friendly refund policy.

Quick Turnaround

Receive your photos within 5 days of your photoshoot, but usually sooner! Download your choice of 15, 30, 45, or 60 digital photos.

Expert Editing

All photography is edited for light, color, & sharpness to make your vacation photos gorgeous. Advanced beauty edits are available for purchase.

Local Tips

Your personal photographer also acts as an informal tour guide with all the best photography spots and local secrets for what to see, eat, & do in town.

Print Release

Turn your digital photos into cherished travel prints & wall art! Use our printing partners and get FREE SHIPPING – as low as $1 USD for 4×6 luster prints.

Best Paris Photographers

Compare vacation photographer portfolios, read customer reviews, & check availability for your dates. No credit card required. All the photographers are handpicked and vetted by our team for quality, style, and skill. Make sure to check availability early so your dates don’t get booked up! Can’t pick your favorite Paris photographer to hire? Check who is available for your travel dates.

Hire a photographer with a great portfolio and who knows all the best photo spots for a Paris photoshoot:

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Paris based professional photographer/retoucher. I've been a photographer since 2008. Half of my work is fashion photography. I have some published... more

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Hello! I'm Eny and I'm a photographer based in Paris. I speak French, English, and Malay!

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More than 10 years of experience in Photography. I worked in photojournalism and studied documentary/art/journalism photography in St Petersburg and... more

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I am Julien, wedding, surprise proposal, Elopement and lifestyle French professional photographer based in Paris. I specialize in unique, vibrant,... more

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Hello! I’m Carolina. I’m so glad you are here! I'm new to Local Lens as of Aug 2022 and am excited to capture your memories! I'm in love with... more

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Hey there, I'm Ciela! I have more than 10 years of experience as a multimedia specialist and have travelled to 35 countries in the last 8 years;... more

Our Past Paris Photoshoots

Consider your local photographer a friendly private guide! Explore the city while capturing beautiful photos at the best photography spots. Below are some of our previous sessions to serve as inspiration for your Paris mini session, romantic proposal, family portraits, engagement photos, bachelorette party, honeymoon, save the date, or anniversary gift!


How much does a photoshoot cost?

Prices vary by city, ensuring you the best rates. Choose between 4 different photography packages that range from 30 minutes up to 2 hours. The high-resolution photos are professionally edited and delivered by email in a private online gallery within 5 business days. See pricing for your destination here.

How will you receive your photos?

All photos are professionally edited and delivered in a private online gallery where you can download your favorite photos in high-resolution jpg format. Additional files and high-quality prints from our professional partner labs are also available for purchase. You should receive an email with your photography gallery link within five business days.

What is the refund & rescheduling policy?

Our Peace of Mind policy offers free cancellations up to 7 days before your photoshoot:
— Reservations may be canceled up to 7 days prior to the shoot date for a 90% refund
— Shoot reservations canceled less than 7 days prior to the shoot: 50% refund
— We will attempt to accommodate any rescheduling requests, but we cannot guarantee we will be able to do so. Last-minute changes are also not guaranteed. Shoot time missed due to late arrivals may be forfeited, and the number of photos delivered can be adjusted to reflect the actual time spent together.
— All sales are final and there is no refund for canceled shoots within 24 hours of the shoot or ‘no-shows’.
— In the case of bad weather, exploring the city under the rain can be very exciting, and it will make for great photos (trust us!). If the weather is too unbearable, you can coordinate with your photographer to re-schedule or we will issue a full refund at our discretion.