Reviews and Testimonials of Ryan Smith Photography

Please click the buttons below for some various sites where you can leave me a review, or check out reviews from other clients. I really appreciate all the clients that have taken the time to leave me some comments, it makes a huge difference to my business. The main places I really appreciate reviews are Google Maps, Facebook, WeddingWire and The Knot. If you use other locations such as Yelp I would love a review there as well.

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Jeff Thomas
Category:
Family Pictures

We found Ryan online and he was fabulous! He was responsive in his communications, took us to an amazing location and was great to work with during the photo shoot. He kept thing moving...and of course we appreciated the quality of the photos. They were outstanding.

Kimberly Richardson
Category:
Family Pictures

We did a large family session with Ryan at Litchfield beach at sunset. Our pictures are absolutely beautiful! Ryan spent a lot of time getting group shots as well as nuclear family shots. He was great with the kids and baby, he got lots of smiles from them. I felt that the session was a great value as well. We will be returning to Litchfield with the other side of my family next year, and I can’t wait to have him shoot our family again!

Monica Strazewski
Category:
Family Pictures

We used Ryan for family photos on the beach. He was very professional, kept the children engaged and happy and created beautiful photos of my family that I will always cherish. I am so happy we chose him to do our photos. He was also very quick in getting them back to us. I definitely recommend him.

Pam Thompson
Category:
Family Pictures

Ryan took our family beach photos and we couldn’t be happier! The photos were taken at Huntington Beach that offers a variety of beautiful settings. Ryan is a true professional and and work well with our large group. We will be using him again.

Cori Bluhm
Category:
Family Pictures

We had Ryan take photos for our family while on a family vacation to Myrtle Beach. He was so easy to work with, and made the process so easy. He suggested Huntington Beach State Park which is an amazingly beautiful location for our photos. We were thrilled with how the pictures turned out.

Brittany Hulsebosch
Category:
Engagement Pictures

My husband and I are in love with our photos from Ryan that we had done a few months ago while on vacation. He made sure we got the photos we wanted and was very creative and personable. I highly recommend him if you want great photos and to have a good time during the session as well!

Lindsay Lyons
Category:
Family Pictures

Communication was good before our photo session. The day of the photography session was quite hectic. We had 7 adults and 5 kids, 3 of which were boys under the age of 5 who had no interest in taking pictures. Somehow Ryan was able to capture the few millisecond long smiles from them and our pictures turned out beautifully. We also had a few passersby get in the background or try to walk between us and the camera. Ryan remained professional through all that and either had us move down the beach or change settings.

Amanda Justice
Category:
Family Pictures

Ryan did a fantastic job with our family photos! He was so professional during the entire process and prompt at getting our photos to us! Highly recommended!!

Holding hands on horseback - Inlet Point Plantation - Little River
Geoff Shumer
Category:
Engagement Pictures

Ryan is a true professional and expert at what he does. I contacted Ryan for a surprise engagement photoshoot on a private beach in South Carolina. This photoshoot took place after me and my now fiancé got finished horseback riding on the beach. Ryan was able to go unnoticed and got the perfect shot of the big moment. After I proposed, Ryan was able to get us set up for several wonderful pictures. The pictures came out great and it truly was a special moment that we wouldn't have been able to capture without Ryan!

April Eckenrode
Category:
Family Pictures

My family and I had a great time during our photo session at Myrtle Beach State Park with Ryan! He was very professional, friendly and creative. I couldn't of been happier with how our photos turned out!

Samantha Lisko
Category:
Family Pictures

My family and I had beach portraits taken and Ryan was incredible! He was extremely patient and kind with our toddler and was able to allow her to have fun while getting great pictures. He had wonderful recommendations for poses and was also open to anything we suggested. He was extremely professional and responded quickly to all my questions before picture day. This pictures are absolutely stunning and we will cherish them forever!

Leigh Ann Houser
Category:
Family Pictures

Ryan did a fabulous job with our family pictures! It was an extremely windy day, however, he found other areas to successfully photograph our family. He definitely has an eye and a very nice camera to capture beautiful, sharp and crisp, pictures! We will forever cherish his beautiful work!!

Ariel Phann
Category:
Family Pictures

Ryan was extremely professional and the quality of his work is amazing. He captured moments that we didn't think existed. In the moment things were chaotic with our large group but Ryan's professionalism and calm demeanor brought us all to ease and we now have lasting memories to look back on.
You honestly will not find another photographer in that area that can compete with his pricing, ability to capture moments, and his finished product.

We return to South Carolina every year for family get togethers and Ryan will be the only photographer we use moving forward!

What are you waiting for? Ryan is your guy!

Molly Kuo
Category:
Wedding Photography

Ryan was a pleasure to work with! He made sure to figure out exactly what we wanted to help us capture our special day. He worked great with our wedding planner and videographer to get all the key moments of the day and he took plenty of time after the ceremony—even staying later than planned—to get shots with the best lighting in the sunset. Ryan also works great with pets, and helped us to include our pup in a bunch of shots. He sent us a couple photos we could share with our family and friends by the very next morning and the rest of the pictures within a few weeks, and they are incredible! Thanks Ryan for giving us so many wonderful images to remember our day!

Madison Carroll
Category:
Real Estate

Working with Ryan for photos of our short term rental was wonderful. He was professional and kind and such a great value for the quality of his work. We will be booking him again for our next real estate photo shoot!

Portrait under the lights hanging from the trees at the Kimbels  - Kimbels at Wachesaw Plantation
Anni Garcia
Category:
Wedding Photography

Ryan was amazing! He was very professional and enthusiastic. He knew all the perfect spots to take amazing photos at our venue! He made us feel really comfortable and we are sooo happy with our photos!

Photography of living room with lots of windows - Florence, SC
Julianna Battenfield
Category:
Real Estate

Ryan photographed my house and did a 360 degree walkthrough for a Zillow FSBO post. He was extremely professional, quoted me a fair price, and produced an excellent product. He even went out of his way to drive my my location: over an hour from where he is located. I highly recommend his services!

Jennifer Hernandez Family
Jennifer Hernandez
Category:
Family Pictures

My family and I took pictures with Ryan a couple days ago in Myrtle Beach. While looking for a reliable and skilled family photographer, I stumbled among his website. As I was looking at some of his work, I was intrigued and decided to send him a message. He always responded to my emails in a polite and timely manner. As for the actual photography session, he is very easy to work with and he is patient with younger children. Ryan was also well-prepared for taking pictures right now, i.e. during the winter. In addition, since the weather wasn’t that great, he still made the best of it and created some beautiful pictures. I would definitely recommend Ryan to my friends and family, and will also be looking forward to contact him for future sessions!!