You captured our family in the most perfect way! I can't wait to share all the beautiful images. You made it easy for us to show up as ourselves. Thank you for that.
Tami and Wayne
THE PATIO PROMISE
Welcome to Patio Portraits! We specialize in location photoshoots right in the comfort of your home. Our portrait sessions are designed to be a shared experience with options for solo, couple and family sessions.
We're passionate about ensuring that you will enjoy your images for a lifetime, which is why every Patio Portrait Collection comes with display art or photo books, ready to take a cherished place in your home.
For over 10 years, Fern Elise has honed her craft in portrait photography, with an emphasis on women, family and children. Jamaica-born and raised, she made her first mark as the official photographer for the Miss Universe Jamaica pageant. Fern now lives and works in the USA, with studios in New York City, Las Vegas and Jamaica.
My first love is outdoor portraits! I am most inspired by the capturing the beauty of our relationships with our loved ones and the natural world around us.
THE PATIO PROCESS
Your portrait session is only one part of the Patio Portrait Experience. We take pride in guiding you at every step in your portrait journey to ensure that the path to creating your custom artwork brings as much joy as the images themselves.
Every Patio Portrait Experience begins with a virtual consultation with your portrait concierge. We will learn about you and your goals for your portrait session and guide you on wardrobe and styling options.
On your shoot day, we will arrive early to familiarize ourselves with your home and your chosen shoot locations. Though your Patio Portrait session can be scheduled at any time of day, we particularly love shooting in the late afternoon for gorgeous sunset light.
After your premiere and ordering appointment, your custom artwork will be delivered to your home. We generally have your wall art to you within 3-4 weeks after your portrait session.
Going to Jamaica was a dream for my husband and I. As we were celebrating our 20th anniversary of engagement with this trip, I thought this could be a great souvenir. We combined a memorable moment at Bob Marley's childhood home with beautiful pictures. Chapeau!
Sophie and Frank
WITH A WIDE RANGE OF ARTWORK TO CHOOSE FROM, YOU WILL FIND THE PERFECT PIECE FOR YOUR HOME.
DESK & WALL ART
Our mounts, frames and canvases are the best way to show off your images and come in a variety of sizes. We can work with you to create a custom collage with your favourites.
Starts at $195
ALBUMS & BOOKS
Our heirloom albums are the perfect way to preserve your images and enjoy them for generations. Choose from a variety of sizes and cover materials to create the perfect keepsake for your family.
Starts at $195
From personalised greeting cards, Wall and desk calendars, Gift Portraits and more, we have a wide range of custom items to check off everyone on your list! Available as add-ons to your artwork purchase.
Starts at $55
LIFE ON THE PATIO
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