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Photography by Larson

Sarasota , FL
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3415 71st Ave. E.
Sarasota, FL 34243 US (map)

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941-780-2140
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ABOUT US

Our names are Verlyn and Kathleen Larson. We are a husband and wife team which means you get 2 photographers included in all our wedding coverages. We have been photographing the... Read more
Our names are Verlyn and Kathleen Larson. We are a husband and wife team which means you get 2 photographers included in all our wedding coverages. We have been photographing the Sarasota/Bradenton area since 1986. Verlyn has a BS degree in Photojournalism while Kath works part time in the dental field.

We love photographing weddings and have been averaging about 35-40 weddings per year which gives us some time off to travel and to attend continuing education seminars and conventions such as the Wedding and Portrait Photographers International convention is Las Vegas.

Our wedding coverages are simply an hourly charge which includes all your edited images on a CD or DVD which comes to you in an album with a small photo inset on the cover. Verlyn spends about twice the amount of time editing your wedding as the time spent at your wedding. Each image is analyzed and corrrected if needed with most receiving skin softening and special effects.

Verlyn will email you 8-10 images of your wedding the VERY NEXT DAY for you to share on Facebook, etc. All your family and friends can see some highlights before your wedding is uploaded to our website for all to see within a week to 10 days later.

Popular coffee style albums are also available with a 12 page/24 side 10x10 album starting at just $595. Please let us know if you have any questions. Read less
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INFO FOR PHOTOGRAPHY

What primary photographic style do you identify with?
Contemporary
What photography services do you offer?
2nd Shooter, Add'l Hours, Engagement Shoot, High-Res, Liability Insurance, Multi. Locations
What photography items do you offer?
Digital Files, Flush Mount

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amy
Wedding:
12/3/2016
5.0/5.0
Photography by Larson! The husband/wife team, Verlyn and Kathleen exceeded our expectations. Quick to respond with answers to any of our questions or concerns and made the whole process easy and stress-free. They were punctual, polite and go-with-the-flow to meet our needs. As a husband/wife team they work so well and seamlessly with each other. They are pure talent in this industry and really know how to make a picture worth 1,000 words. We LOVED our engagement and wedding pictures!!! We definitely recommend their services to anyone needing a photographer!! Thank you guys again for beautifully capturing our special, once in a lifetime wedding day!!!
Photography by Larson! The husband/wife team, Verlyn and Kathleen exceeded our expectations. Quick to respond with answers Read more...
Photography by Larson! The husband/wife team, Verlyn and Kathleen exceeded our expectations. Quick to respond with answers to any of our questions or concerns and made the whole process easy and stress-free. They were punctual, polite and go-with-the-flow to meet our needs. As a husband/wife team they work so well and seamlessly with each other. They are pure talent in this industry and really know how to make a picture worth 1,000 words. We LOVED our engagement and wedding pictures!!! We definitely recommend their services to anyone needing a photographer!! Thank you guys again for beautifully capturing our special, once in a lifetime wedding day!!! Read less
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Private User
Wedding:
11/28/2016
5.0/5.0
We can not say enough about how perfect Verlyn and Kathleen were for our wedding. They went above and beyond our expectations and accommodated our every wish. As an added bonus, they were fun to talk with. Both of us enjoyed our interactions with them before and during the wedding. They were kind enough to send us preview shots before we were even done with dinner so we could share some with the family. The rest of the pictures were on a DVD and ready for pick up within 4 days. The photos that Verlyn was able to capture have amazing depth of color. We had an ideal day for a sunset wedding and they were able to record all of subtle light changes that occur before, during, and after the sun sets. We are very grateful to them for their work and feel fortunate we happened to find and choose them for our wedding.
We can not say enough about how perfect Verlyn and Kathleen were for our wedding. They went above and beyond our Read more...
We can not say enough about how perfect Verlyn and Kathleen were for our wedding. They went above and beyond our expectations and accommodated our every wish. As an added bonus, they were fun to talk with. Both of us enjoyed our interactions with them before and during the wedding. They were kind enough to send us preview shots before we were even done with dinner so we could share some with the family. The rest of the pictures were on a DVD and ready for pick up within 4 days. The photos that Verlyn was able to capture have amazing depth of color. We had an ideal day for a sunset wedding and they were able to record all of subtle light changes that occur before, during, and after the sun sets. We are very grateful to them for their work and feel fortunate we happened to find and choose them for our wedding. Read less
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Andrea
Wedding:
11/5/2016
5.0/5.0
Verlyn and Kathleen were top notch for our wedding photography! I chose them as I felt Verlyn was very personable while talking about our wedding and was excited to be part of it! They were also very reasonably priced and flexible with the amount of time they were willing stay (I wanted them to stay longer) - You won't be disappointed! They are a husband and wife team and worked very well together making sure we were perfect in our pictures and stayed on schedule during the wedding. They arrived early to check out the venue and find some great spots for after ceremony shots. It was great having 2 photographers to capture all the special moments - Kathleen stayed with me (the Bride) through the whole wedding and was able to capture all the candid shots. Verlyn was able to shot the guys/Groom getting ready and did a great job taking all the portrait shots after the ceremony. Having 2 photographers is the only way to go so you don't miss anything! The best part was that Verlyn had e-mailed a bunch of photos to us by the time we woke up the next morning. This was the last part of relief we needed - to know that we got great pictures and didn't have to wait weeks to see them! It was also great to share with our family and friends right away and get some nice professional shots on FB :) Great team photographers who won't disappoint you on the biggest day of your life!!!
Verlyn and Kathleen were top notch for our wedding photography! I chose them as I felt Verlyn was very personable while Read more...
Verlyn and Kathleen were top notch for our wedding photography! I chose them as I felt Verlyn was very personable while talking about our wedding and was excited to be part of it! They were also very reasonably priced and flexible with the amount of time they were willing stay (I wanted them to stay longer) - You won't be disappointed! They are a husband and wife team and worked very well together making sure we were perfect in our pictures and stayed on schedule during the wedding. They arrived early to check out the venue and find some great spots for after ceremony shots. It was great having 2 photographers to capture all the special moments - Kathleen stayed with me (the Bride) through the whole wedding and was able to capture all the candid shots. Verlyn was able to shot the guys/Groom getting ready and did a great job taking all the portrait shots after the ceremony. Having 2 photographers is the only way to go so you don't miss anything! The best part was that Verlyn had e-mailed a bunch of photos to us by the time we woke up the next morning. This was the last part of relief we needed - to know that we got great pictures and didn't have to wait weeks to see them! It was also great to share with our family and friends right away and get some nice professional shots on FB :) Great team photographers who won't disappoint you on the biggest day of your life!!! Read less
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Lizzy
Wedding:
10/22/2016
5.0/5.0
Verlyn & his wife Kathleen did an amazing job on the photos for my wedding. It was great having two photographers to take more photos of both my husband with his groomsmen and I with my bridesmaids. The photos turned out better than I could have ever imagined. The sunset photos are beautiful that they took of just my husband and I after the ceremony. They also had the photos to us only a couple days after the wedding and we were able to pick them up before we even headed back home from our honeymoon.
Verlyn & his wife Kathleen did an amazing job on the photos for my wedding. It was great having two photographers to take Read more...
Verlyn & his wife Kathleen did an amazing job on the photos for my wedding. It was great having two photographers to take more photos of both my husband with his groomsmen and I with my bridesmaids. The photos turned out better than I could have ever imagined. The sunset photos are beautiful that they took of just my husband and I after the ceremony. They also had the photos to us only a couple days after the wedding and we were able to pick them up before we even headed back home from our honeymoon. Read less
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tayler
Wedding:
10/15/2016
4.5/5.0
They did such an amazing job with my wedding pictures. They were there on time and they did everything we wanted them to. They got our pictures back very quickly too. They send you a website and a flash drive, plus some preview pictures. These guys are great, I highly recommend them!
They did such an amazing job with my wedding pictures. They were there on time and they did everything we wanted them to. Read more...
They did such an amazing job with my wedding pictures. They were there on time and they did everything we wanted them to. They got our pictures back very quickly too. They send you a website and a flash drive, plus some preview pictures. These guys are great, I highly recommend them! Read less
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Rian
Wedding:
10/14/2016
5.0/5.0
Photography by Larson was such a blessing. We live in a different state than that of which we married and photography by Larson made everything such a breeze. Highly recommend photography by Larson as they will make any occasion extra special for you with their beautiful photography and kindness. Thanks a million from The Dillard Family!!
Photography by Larson was such a blessing. We live in a different state than that of which we married and photography by Read more...
Photography by Larson was such a blessing. We live in a different state than that of which we married and photography by Larson made everything such a breeze. Highly recommend photography by Larson as they will make any occasion extra special for you with their beautiful photography and kindness. Thanks a million from The Dillard Family!! Read less
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Melanie
Wedding:
9/27/2016
5.0/5.0
Verlyn and Kathleen Larson make a great team!

My husband and I are from Cincinnati, Ohio. It was scary trying to choose a photographer that we wouldn't get to meet before the day of our wedding but when I came across Photography by Larson, it just felt right. They were responsive and attentive from the very beginning, putting my mind completely at ease! When we had a phone conversation the week before the wedding Verlyn was calming and very patient listening to my 1,000 questions and ideas!

We are absolutely thrilled with their service and quality of work and would recommend them a thousand times over.
Verlyn and Kathleen are both highly skilled and have an eye for capturing the best angles, lighting and details. All of our wedding photos were beautiful, and the shots they captured of my husband and I on the beach at sunset were breathtaking! They know exactly what they are doing!

Thank you Verlyn and Kathleen for an amazing experience!
Verlyn and Kathleen Larson make a great team!

My husband and I are from Cincinnati, Ohio. It was scary trying to Read more...
Verlyn and Kathleen Larson make a great team!

My husband and I are from Cincinnati, Ohio. It was scary trying to choose a photographer that we wouldn't get to meet before the day of our wedding but when I came across Photography by Larson, it just felt right. They were responsive and attentive from the very beginning, putting my mind completely at ease! When we had a phone conversation the week before the wedding Verlyn was calming and very patient listening to my 1,000 questions and ideas!

We are absolutely thrilled with their service and quality of work and would recommend them a thousand times over.
Verlyn and Kathleen are both highly skilled and have an eye for capturing the best angles, lighting and details. All of our wedding photos were beautiful, and the shots they captured of my husband and I on the beach at sunset were breathtaking! They know exactly what they are doing!

Thank you Verlyn and Kathleen for an amazing experience! Read less
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Paula
Wedding:
8/20/2016
5.0/5.0
Very professional, yet personal and super easy to deal with! The images captured were above my expectation!!
Very professional, yet personal and super easy to deal with! The images captured were above my expectation!!
Very professional, yet personal and super easy to deal with! The images captured were above my expectation!! Read less
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Lee
Wedding:
7/23/2016
5.0/5.0
We had our wedding on longboat key at sunset, and could not have asked for a better experience. Verlyn did an amazing job and took such beautiful pictures! We were from out of town and leaving on Monday, Verlyn had our pictures edited and on a disc for us less than 48hrs after our wedding. Can't say enough about our experience with him. I would add stars if I could! Perfect pictures, unbeatable pricing, fast service!
We had our wedding on longboat key at sunset, and could not have asked for a better experience. Verlyn did an amazing job Read more...
We had our wedding on longboat key at sunset, and could not have asked for a better experience. Verlyn did an amazing job and took such beautiful pictures! We were from out of town and leaving on Monday, Verlyn had our pictures edited and on a disc for us less than 48hrs after our wedding. Can't say enough about our experience with him. I would add stars if I could! Perfect pictures, unbeatable pricing, fast service! Read less
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Chelsea
Wedding:
7/10/2016
5.0/5.0
We could not be happier with our wedding photos. The beautiful photos we have of those we love are absolutely priceless! Verlyn and Kathleen are incredibly talented and work incredibly well together. They were great at interacting with our guests, directing everyone when needed, and we have beautiful and fun photos to remember the day.
We could not be happier with our wedding photos. The beautiful photos we have of those we love are absolutely priceless! Read more...
We could not be happier with our wedding photos. The beautiful photos we have of those we love are absolutely priceless! Verlyn and Kathleen are incredibly talented and work incredibly well together. They were great at interacting with our guests, directing everyone when needed, and we have beautiful and fun photos to remember the day. Read less
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