Gretchen Adams has been creating custom portraiture and business head shots for clients all around the San Francisco Bay Area since 1999. Our studio is proud to have been named "Best Portrait Photographer" by Diablo Magazine in 2007, 2015, 2016 and 2017 as well as being named “Best Pet Photographer” by Diablo Magazine in 2018. We were also honored to received Parent's Press Best of the Bay "Best Portrait Studio" award in 2016 and 2017.

We specialize in custom portraiture of the people you love, designed specifically with your home in mind. We are known throughout the Bay Area for providing the very highest level of service and quality and for making the process of obtaining heirloom quality portraits an easy and enjoyable experience. Gretchen Adams creates artwork that will be cherished for a lifetime.

Please read through the “details” section of this site to get a sense for what we offer and be sure to check out the “galleries” section to see examples of our work in the genres of family portraits, business head shots, high school seniors and, of course, everyone’s favorite subject…the dogs! Enjoy!

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