About us

Townsley Portraits, is a Los Angeles family photography studio. We serve  the Culver City, Beverly Hills, Hollywood, Venice, Santa Monica, Mar Vista, and surrounding areas. We also shoot in Las Vegas several times a year and we are available for travel worldwide. Founded in 2006 by portrait artist Stuart Townsley, we are a full service studio, dedicated to providing you with exceptional fine artwork. Our specialties are families and children, including newborns. We pride ourselves in providing fun, photo sessions with amazing wall portraits as a final product.  At our complimentary pre-consultations we will help you decide what to wear, where to go, and what to bring. Your images will be available for viewing and ordering soon after your session, and we will walk you through the ordering process in our comfortable studio. While you are choosing your favorites, we will show you all the ways you can display your portraits on the walls in your home or in a custom albums and keepsake boxes. We are here for you every step of the way. So schedule a session today and preserve your families memories forever.

Our regular office hours are

Mon – Fri: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sat – Sun: by appointment

Stuart Townsley – Photographer/Owner Stuart has been a photographer since 1998 at several other well-established wedding and portrait studios. He founded Townsley Portraits in 2006, since then it has grown into a full service fine art studio. Stuart loves creating “moments,” finding that perfect pose, helping families capture that fleeting shot that encapsulates the love they share and the joy they find in each other. He is also obsessed with home design and styling a portrait that will really fit with the style of home that you have.Stuart has two children an older son and a younger daughter.

Stuarts experience behind the camera means artistic and yet still  fun photo sessions. His personality will make sure the kids are engaged and entertained which means great images. You can contact Stuart directly via EMAIL or by calling the office at 323.786.6019.

Kimberly – Production Manager Is a virtual hoarder, she is obsessed with Pinterest, her adorable little puppy, and the great Ms. Barbra Streisand. Kimberly handles all aspects of custom orders ensuring everything is just right.She also does all of Townsley Portraits custom image enhancements and designs most of our printed pieces and albums.   For any questions regarding your order you can EMAIL her directly.
Noymany Kormany – Is Stuart’s beautiful assistant (and girlfriend). She is from Laos and LOVES children. She comes to most of Townsley Portraits shoots to assist with lighting and kid wrangling. She has an eye for detail and will be on the lookout for stray hairs as well as untied laces.