Welcome to Laura Ridley Photography based in Lower Hutt. We are an award winning portrait and wedding photography studio with over 10 years of experience.

With our first class service we create bespoke and timeless photographs that reflect you and your family.

As a boutique portrait studio specializing in fine art portraits and signature wall art we provide an amazing experience for each of our clients and create stunning artwork that gets more valueable as time goes on.


We start with the end product in mind


The Process

 Pre session planning 

Before we take any photos, we like to plan out your session.

Because we specialize in beautiful wall art, we start with the end product in mind and design your session based on colours used in your home etc. As a boutique portrait studio specializing in fine art portraits we create and amazing experience for each of our clients.
We have a wardrobe full of dresses and flower crowns but please bring anything you’d like to include.

A personalised experience just for you

When you work with me, proper planning, a solid goal and knowing exactly what will happen, you’ll feel confident with your clothing and will marvel at how “easy” it really was.

From clothing, and curated art piece suggestions, I have you covered.


The Artwork

All artwork comes finished and ready to display with print packages starting at $890. Wall art starts from $550 and wall art collections start from $1590.
Our signature albums start at $1990 and include either 20 or all of the photos from your session.
Our clients typically invest between $1000-$4000 and choose to have a collection for their wall as well as the remaining photos put into an album or prints in a box.

Session Fee
Week day $125
Weekend $225

Our session fee includes:
All our pre session planning calls
Your fine art portrait session
A cinematic viewing session where you will view and order your artwork

Clients typically invest $1000-$4000 on artwork


We can’t wait to photograph you and your family.
CONTACT US now to start your photography experience.