The best portrait of you, ever.

The best portrait of you, ever.

COVID-19 Notice

In an effort to maintain maximum health and safety in our Seattle community, Seattle photographer Lara Grauer is offering outdoor photoshoots and on-location outdoor photoshoot sessions. Lara has also completely furnished the Lara Grauer Seattle Photography studio with props that can be easily disinfected for sessions where an indoor look is needed. You can count on Lara Grauer, one of the leading Seattle photographers, with expertise in headshots, portraits, children & family, and pet portrait photography.

You deserve to love your portraits and have fun making them!

Seattle Photographer Lara Grauer is a PPA Certified Professional Photographer (CPP) specializing in headshots, portraits, children & family photos, and pet portrait photography. Lara is also proud to be found by many Seattle area residents to be a leader among Seattle photographers providing exceptional Seattle area photography services since 2008. She can’t wait to give you the quality art and photography service you deserve. Contact Lara today!

206-724-2177 • [email protected]

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Headshot photos that get you hired and make you more money.

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Children & Family Portraits

Portraits that honor your love and build your legacy.

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Pet Portraits

Photos that showcase your pets’ true place in your heart.

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Lara is great–excellent eye, great at putting me at ease, and she created an overall fun experience. And I love my photos!

Lara Grauer Photography client, Kelly Malone

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My Valentine’s gift to myself was a set of new headshots. I wanted to see if I could show off my serious and silly side and Lara nailed it!

Lara Grauer Photography client, Marcelle Allen


1. Schedule your pre-photoshoot consultation

Give Seattle photographer Lara Grauer a call at 206-724-2177 to explore ideas and schedule your consultation and photo session. Lara will meet with you to start planning your photo session and jump-start your outfit selection.

2. Have a blast at your fun and fearless photo session

Seattle photographer Lara Grauer will likely start your photoshoot session by having you and/or other participants meet with our hair & makeup artist to make sure you’re 100% camera-ready. Next, at the photo shoot, you can relax and be yourself. Lara will show you all of her tricks for posing, so you’re confident that you look your absolute best.

3. Select and share your portraits

Get ready to love your photos! Step 3 is where we choose your favorite photos and finalize your order. Whether you’re using the photos to up your marketing game or hanging portraits on your walls, everyone will admire your new pictures!

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Meet Lara

Seattle Photographer – Lara Grauer

Choosing a Seattle area photographer can be challenging. Lara Grauer has over 25 years of experience as a Seattle professional photographer. Most importantly, she’s an outstanding Seattle area photographer. She will take the best photos you’ve ever seen – guaranteed. Lara is a Certified Professional Photographer and member of the PPA Professional Photographers of America, as well as the Professional Photographers of Washington. Lara has photographed countless portraits and headshots for professionals of all stripes, including actors, attorneys, and executives. Client photos and portraits can be seen displayed on social media and even dating profiles. Lara is based on the Northside of Seattle and works on location by request throughout the north Puget Sound area. Lara is committed to giving you photos that you love for both the look as well as the memories that they hold.

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Professional Branding, Personal Branding, Pro Photography Tips, Speaker

Lara works closely with her clients to understand their professional goals and determine how they want to be seen by their audience. She helps define both their professional and personal brand through photography, whether it’s to be used online or in print. Through this process, she’s uncovered key aspects of visual branding and storytelling photography that can help you spread your message and make a bigger impact. This process is a key component to building a strong career.

Education is the key that can unlock the world. Seattle photographer Lara Grauer draws on her over 25 years of professional photography expertise to help people express themselves in the world through her photoshoot sessions, workshops, and speaking opportunities. Lara regularly gives presentations about photography techniques, personal branding, headshot photography,  and building a successful business throughout Seattle’s Puget Sound area. If you’re looking for someone to speak to your group, get in touch today!

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Headshot Mini Marathon – Feb 26, 2021

On Friday, February 26th, 2021 make plans to get your best headshots ever! Seattle Photographer Lara Grauer is doing a headshot mini marathon! We haven’t offered one of these for quite some time, so be sure to book right away for your choice of times. There are only 5 slots available, priced at $390 (regular…

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Wanna Be a Model? Sign Up for Your Chance to Work With Seattle Photographer Lara Grauer

Do you ever dream of being a fashion model? Do you fantasize about being photographed in style? Imagine the fun you’ll have, dressing up in something gorgeous, with your hair & makeup professionally styled… it’s time to show the world what you’ve been hiding! This year, your dream can come true… Every month in 2021,…

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Seattle Commercial Photographer – Lara Grauer

Photography is about capturing the essence of what is happening in the moment. A professional photographer can capture not only a good image, but also help people emulate a significant moment all over again. A great portrait photographer will showcase a scenario in the best light possible, even to strangers. If you are looking for…

Let's Talk

As one of Seattle’s leading professional photographers, I can promise that each photoshoot receives my very best. I’m available for regular bookings on location in the north Puget Sound area. Use the form below to email me with any questions you might have about your portrait or headshot photography session. I look forward to hearing from you!