How much does a party photographer cost in Washington?

Last updated: 20th Feb 2024

In 2020, for a two-hour party photoshoot in Washington, the average price you can expect to pay the photographer is approximately $501. On average a one-hour party shoot will cost $313 and a four-hour shoot will cost $876. Washington’s party photographer prices are 4% above the US national average. Similar average pricing applies to shoots in the following categories: party, birthday, quinceanera.

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Contents
  1. Comparison of average Washington party photographer costs by shoot duration
  2. Examples of recent party photoshoot jobs on Snappr in Washington, DC
  3. Comparison of different options for finding a party photographer in Washington
  4. Prices for other types of photographers in Washington

Comparison of average Washington party photographer costs by shoot duration

Compare average market rates to Snappr rates based on the length of the party shoot.

Shoot duration Typical market cost in Washington, DC Snappr cost - value package Snappr cost - premium package
1 hour photoshoot
$313
$89
$149
2 hour photoshoot
$501
$149
$249
3 hour photoshoot
$688
$209
$349
4 hour photoshoot
$876
$269
$449
5 hour photoshoot
$1,064
$329
$549
6 hour photoshoot
$1,252
$389
$649
8 hour photoshoot
$1,627
$509
$849
10 hour photoshoot
$2,003
$629
$1,049

Source: Proprietary algorithm that combines earnings data from government data for the area of Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV (47900) with a sample of price quotes on the websites of party photographers.

Examples of Party Photos from Snappr Photographers

Examples of recent party photoshoot jobs on Snappr in Washington, DC

A snapshot of real-world party jobs that have been requested recently by folks in Washington and surrounding areas.

Snappr motif Party shoot in Montgomery Village

Booked 12 hours ago by Alexandra

  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Inclusions: all digital downloads
  • Price: $389
Snappr motif Party shoot in Alexandria

Booked 13 hours ago by Latoya

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Inclusions: all digital downloads
  • Price: $279
Snappr motif Party shoot in Colesville

Booked 19 hours ago by Sriparna

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Inclusions: all digital downloads
  • Price: $279
Snappr motif Party shoot in Potomac

Booked 2 days ago by Dimpy

  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Inclusions: all digital downloads
  • Price: $499
Snappr motif Party shoot in Silver Spring

Booked 3 days ago by Sophia

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Inclusions: all digital downloads
  • Price: $279
Snappr motif Party shoot in Bethesda

Booked 4 days ago by Patrizia

  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Inclusions: all digital downloads
  • Price: $499
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Comparison of different options for finding a party photographer in Washington

The Photographer Cost Calculator is built by Snappr, the largest on-demand marketplace for photographers, including the largest network of on-demand party photographers in Washington. See how booking your party shoot with Snappr compares to common alternatives.

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Prices for other types of photographers in Washington

The Photographer Cost Calculator can also tell you average prices for other types of shoots in Washington.