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You deserve great portraits. We can help.

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Due for a Portrait?

Let’s face it, children grow up, we all get a little older.

Are you due for a portrait? A headshot? Personal branding? Is your current portrait a bit...dated? An up-to-date portrait says, “I count, I’m loved, and I belong.”

At Lorei Portraits we stop time, create a legacy, and celebrate family. We offer careful planning, stress-free sessions and beautiful portraits. Since 1990 we have helped thousands of families and individuals create portraits they love.

Why Lorei Portraits?

  • Worry-Free Session.  With our experienced husband/wife team, you get 30+ years of experience and the peace of mind knowing you'll get great results.

  • Portraits You Love.  At the consultation we discover the style of portraits you love and map out a plan to create them--a path to success.

  • Look Your Best.  With our professional lighting & posing, custom retouching & printing, your family will look beautiful now...and forever.  

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Three Simple Steps


1. Schedule & Dream

Schedule a free consultation.  We'll review styles, plan your session, and answer you peace of mind of knowing your portraits will be beautiful.


2. Create & Select

Experience a fun and stress-free session.  Choose your favorite images.  Then, sit back while we create something beautiful for you and your home.


3. Display + Enjoy

Beautiful portraits are beautiful forever.  They bring warmth and joy to home and heart...every day.



Art Portraits

How many years will slip by
without a family portrait?

Create something that lasts.

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Our Story

In 1990 I was in grad school with a young family living on beans and rice.  We had two small children, then three-four-five.  I was hoping to write the Great American Novel but words are cheap, and even harder to eat.  With bills to pay, and some background in my father's school pictures biz we started.


I remember taking a portrait of our children down at the beach. None of the kids were smiling. I stared at the proof (this was back in the film days) and rejected it. In frustration, I told them that we would have to re-shoot. My wife, who is often much calmer than I, urged me to look at the proof again, to see it for what it was. How had I missed it? The image had a timelessness, a serenity, a subtle joy. It was beautiful, like a painting. We had a large portrait made and hung it on our dining room wall. It has never come down. 
Since then we have served thousands of  great families and individuals, each unique and beautiful. 

Paul & Gretchen Lorei

Don't let time slip away.


Simply fill out the form below or call us at (814) 868-0888


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