Raleigh Photographer: Portraits

Don Butto is Raleigh Photographer offering portrait photography sessions in the studio and on location. Regardless of the type of portrait photography, my goal is to capture natural moments, real smiles and true emotion. I offer an assortment of portrait photography packages to fit every budget.

Raleigh photographer Don Butto considers himself a fine art portrait and celebrity photographer, so he treats everyone as a celebrity and every session as an art project. This attitude, attention to detail in lighting and composition, and the eye of an artist all come together to create world-class portraiture. Using advanced lighting, cutting-edge photographic techniques, and sophisticated digital post-processing, Raleigh photographer Don Butto will create the image you'd like to project.

Business Headshots

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Performer Portraits

If you're an actor, musician, or another type of performer, your photos are typically the first impression you make professionally, whether in online profiles, portfolio photos, or publicity shots used in advertisements or flyers. Raleigh photographer Don Butto can work with you to create expressive and artistic shots in our fully-equipped studio. As one of the Triangle's premier photographers, Don Butto has photographed dozens of artists, bands, and performers, and his photoshoots can help to take your career to the next level. You'll receive over an hour in studio and an hour of high-end professional retouching, including full digital makeup, to achieve the image you want. Multiple looks are available and digital backgrounds are an option.

In studio, rehersal space, or live perfomance...

Bridal Catalog Portraits

A catalog of bridal photos is the perfect way to memorialize the beautiful bride in her wedding gown. Award-winning Raleigh photographer Don Butto will work with you to create a Bridal Catalog that you will cherish forever. Composed and shot in our fully-equipped studio or at your home, these posed photographs capture the radiance of the bride-to-be as she prepares for the blessed event. We understand how busy you are, so prepare to be treated like a queen–just relax, feel beautiful, and enjoy the experience. To be sure your wedding album captures the magic forever, trust a professional photographer to document your dreams coming true.

Fitness Photography

If you're fitness instructor, dancer, athlete, bodybuilder, or other physical professional, your body is your most important asset. Raleigh photographer Don Butto can work with you to create expressive and athletic shots in our fully-equipped studio that will highlight your refined body and the technique that you've spent countless hours to perfect. As one of the Triangle's premier photographers, Don Butto has photographed dozens of athletes, dancers, and fitness experts, both professional and amateur. Using sophisticated lighting and cutting-edge photographic techniques, we will portray you in the most flattering way possible. You'll receive over an hour in studio and an hour of high-end professional retouching, including full digital makeup, to achieve the image you want.

Dance Photography

If you're dance student, professional, or instructor, your body is your most important asset. Raleigh photographer Don Butto can work with you to create expressive and asthetic shots in our fully-equipped studio that will highlight your refined body and the technique that you've spent countless hours to perfect. As one of the Triangle's premier photographers, Don Butto has photographed dozens of dancers and artists, both professional and amateur. Using sophisticated lighting and cutting-edge photographic techniques, we will portray you in the most flattering way possible.

Model Portfolio

Aspiring model looking for practice or to estatblish a model portoflio. Experienced professional model looking to keep your portoflio current.

As the senior photographer at Studio Art Lab & Talent ( S.A.L.T. models ) in Raleigh, NC, Raleigh Photographer Don Butto, is very active helping models with their model portfolios. Not only will you add quality modeling photos to your portfolio, Don makes you feel like a super model from the moment you walk through the door. Whether you need a new model headshot, need to update your book or create a modeling portfolio from scratch... our model portfolio packages are designed to fit your unique requirements.

Family Portraits

Your family is the most important thing in your life. You realize that this moment in the life of your family is fleeting, and you want to capture the happiness and beauty of it for eternity. The children are always growing - the family dynamic is ever-changing. Before you realize it, the children will be grown and out of the home, seemingly in the blink of an eye. Photos of your family, beautifully composed and full of emotion, serve to augment the memories that you and your family will create together.

Senior Portraits

Raleigh Photographer, Don Butto offers unique, personalized, fun photo shoots for High School Seniors.

And if you are a high school junior, I have model program just for you.