The 29 Best Commercial Photography Portfolio Examples of 2021

We’ve compiled a ‘Best Of’ commercial photography portfolio examples, including a number of different Format themes used. Scroll through to find your inspiration.

June 23, 2021

Commercial photography is focused on selling either a product or a person or business. Whether you are working for an entrepreneur and their product, business, or service or with a multi-level corporation, the goal of your commercial photography is to attract clients to pay for that business. Developing a creative and aesthetic space to share your commercial photography portfolio is an integral part of your success. Format has many different commercial photography online portfolio website options for photographers to choose from and a complete guide to get you on your way. We’ve compiled a ‘Best Of’ commercial photography portfolio examples with a diverse group of photographers and portfolios, including a number of different Format themes used. Scroll through to find your inspiration as you begin creating your own commercial photography portfolio:

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desktop browser window frameGuy Davies
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Guy Davies

Theme used: Peak

Guy Davies is a Commercial Photographer based in Sydney. Guy is a passionate commercial and advertising photographer who works with local and international ad agencies. His work specializes in people, food, and beverage and is regularly seen in print, broadcast, outdoor, digital, and brand integration.

https://my1stportfolio9638.format.com
desktop browser window frameJessica Ebelhar
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Jessica Ebelhar

Theme used: Kiln

Jessica Ebelhar is a photographer and stop motion artist specializing in modern product, food, beverage, and portrait work for forward-thinking brands and publications.

https://jessicaebelhar.format.com
desktop browser window framePier Carthew
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Pier Carthew

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Pier Carthew is an Australian photographer based in Melbourne. His work balances a unique and striking aesthetic with strong conceptual underpinnings, conveying a sense of wonder and playfulness. Pier shoots for advertising, interior, portraiture, and still life clients.

https://piercarthew.format.com
desktop browser window frameEmily Wild
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Emily Wild

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Emily worked with brands to find unique and memorable ways to capture their products. The strange, the nonsensical and the aesthetically diverse is where Emil is most inspired. When Emily takes a photograph, she wants to capture an entire story in a single frame.

https://emwild.format.com
desktop browser window frameRaghavendra Sahai
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Raghavendra Sahai

Theme used: Meander

Raghavendra is a commercial photographer with a keen ability to find stories, moods, and people. It was a childhood love of cameras and lights that made Raghavendra pursue communications design, and he specialised in photography. Using his expertise with lighting techniques and set-ups, he has been able to take on multiple fashion campaigns for some of the largest fashion retail chains in India.

https://raghavendrasahai.format.com
desktop browser window frameMario Veloso
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Mario Veloso

Theme used: Horizon Left

Born in Angola in '97 and raised in the streets of Lisbon, Portugal, and currently based in Perth, Australia. Mario Veloso discovered photography in his youth. This hobby of his began when he started to photograph people and the people in his neighborhood. Mario worked with multiple global brands. in publications such as GQ, HipHop World, and others Mario specializes in fashion photography, street photography, documentary, portraiture, music and video.

https://mario-veloso.format.com
desktop browser window frameDarren Hull
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Darren Hull

Theme used: Horizon

Darren Hull an editorial and commercial photographer who has earned a reputation as one of Canada’s top image makers with work informed by a strong sense of story line. Darren has a passion for the images he creates, as well as the relationships he build with his clients and subjects. Darren captures innovative images for global and local clients, informed by a strong sense of storyline.

https://darrenhull.format.com
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Chris Lanaway

Theme used: Sierra

Christopher is an award winning and internationally published freelance commercial and portrait photographer accredited by the Association of Photographers. He is best known for his work revolving around sport and athletes.

https://christopherlanaway.format.com
desktop browser window frameKricket Kirkpatrick
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Kricket Kirkpatrick

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Kricket Kirkpatrick is a Commercial Photographer in Dothan, AL. Kricket helps entrepreneurs and small business owners save time and connect with their followers through authentic photos that capture their story. Her passion is telling stories for businesses and creatives in the hospitality, travel, gastronomy industries as well as artists and creatives that are equally as passionate about their work.​

https://portfoliopgqlbtv.format.com
desktop browser window frameViviane Ponti
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Viviane Ponti

Theme used: Horizon Left

Viviane Ponti is a commercial photographer in Toronto. She graduated from RMIT with an honors degree in 2005 (Bachelor of Arts in Commercial Photography - Photojournalism). Viviane is an active photographer and her travel folio is represented by Getty Images.. Her photographs have been featured on Airbnb's site. Viviane has appeared in several international media, including the BBC London, the BBC Travel, the Lonely Planet Travel Guides, and The New York Times.

https://viviane-ponti-ugnc.format.com
desktop browser window frameTanvi Madkaiker
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Tanvi Madkaiker

Theme used: Detail

Tanvi Madkaiker is a commercial photographer who splits her time between Toronto and Mumbai. Tanvi is an immigrant, as well as a woman of color, and this helps influence her creative process. Under the guidance of her mentor, she began her photography journey in Mumbai. Tanvi completed an undergraduate degree in photography at the London College of Communication. Notably, in her 10-year career, she has created album artwork for oscar-winning music composer A.R.Rahman.

https://tanvim.format.com
desktop browser window frameKimberly Lee
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Kimberly Lee

Theme used: Ora

Kimberly Lee is an internationally exhibited commercial and fine art photographer. Based in Toronto, Kimberly specializes in creating stills and videos for global brands, from food and beverage to lifestyle and editorial. Balancing creativity and organization, Kimberly currently works as a freelance photographer, creating assets from concept to completion.

http://kimberlylee.format.com
desktop browser window frameAli Alriffai
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Ali Alriffai

Theme used: Amazon

Ali Alriffai is a Bahraini professional commercial and lifestyle photographer. His work in the last two decades has earned him one of the most respected and influential photographers in the region. Through numerous commercial assignments, Ali has built a large and respectable portfolio of work ranging from industry giants such as telecommunications and finance to national campaigns, sports, fashion, fine art, and editorials.

https://aliriffai.format.com
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Adam Humlesol

Theme used: Fullframe

Adam Humlesol is a photographer and a retoucher who works from Kalmar, Sweden. With three years of professional training, a degree in commercial photography, and a passion for the craft, Adam has been running his own firm since 2012.

http://linneradam.format.com
desktop browser window frameGabby Ruddick
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Gabby Ruddick

Theme used: Sierra

Gabrielle Ruddick works and lives in London, Paris, and New York City as a fashion, beauty, and still life photographer and film director.Her work ranges from editorial and commercial projects. Often using a conceptual approach she combines facets of pop-culture and romanticism along with spirited colors and subject juxtaposition. she offers multiple viewpoints of what it means to be fascinating and offers alternative depictions of ‘beauty'.

https://gabby-ruddick.format.com
desktop browser window frameEuan Anderson
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Euan Anderson

Theme used: Hue

Euan Anderson is an advertising and lifestyle photographer who helps clients to show off their products and services with striking imagery. Not only is he the master of capturing the subtlest of emotions on the face of an artist, but also is he able to make images say what the customers want them to say. He has worked with companies such as Coca Cola, Edrington Beam Suntory, and First to name a few.

http://euananderson.format.com
desktop browser window frameJim McGuire
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Jim McGuire

Theme used: Ora

Jim McGuire grew up in Charlotte, NC and started his commercial photography business here in 1987 after returning from two years at the Portfolio Center in Atlanta GA. Jim lives in the historic Plaza Midwood neighborhood near downtown Charlotte with his two sons, Noah and Finnegan. I have won numerous awards and participated in hundreds of marketing and content projects.

http://portfoliomyuoqtl.format.com
desktop browser window frameRobbert Koene
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Robbert Koene

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Like many born Dutch photographers, Robbert Koene received his photographic training at the famed School for Photography in Den Haag. Settling in South Africa since 1985, no surprise that over the years, his wonderment of Africa, its culture and influences started coming to the fore. Robbert found himself drawn towards shooting interiors, landscapes, and people.

https://portfoliovogyakd.format.com
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Krug Studios

Theme used: Peak

Krug Studios is a full-service photography studio located in Toronto’s west-end. Owner Steve Krug is an active member of the photography industry, working with distinguished clients on a number of national brands and campaigns. His award-winning work ranges from conceptual advertising to food and lifestyle. At Krug Studios, they place a strong focus on nurturing their clientele, as well as cultivating new, creative relationships.

http://steve-krug.format.com
desktop browser window frameNiko Goga
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Niko Goga

Theme used: Kiln

Niko started his photography journey in 2012, via various workshops, photo clubs, college courses, and photographic organisations. He loves making memories with his camera. Memories that stay imprinted with people. Every time you click that shutter, you make a connection. A connection that lasts forever.

https://nikogoga.format.com
desktop browser window frameBobby Jablonski
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Bobby Jablonski

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Bobby Jablonski is a freelance photographer located in the Boulder, CO area. He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts Photography Degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and continues to deepen and broaden his education.

https://bobjablonski.format.com
desktop browser window frameAleksey Dovgulya
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Aleksey Dovgulya

Theme used: Amazon

Aleksey Dovgulya is a commercial, portrait, event photographer and photography trainer, Brand Ambassador of Hensel Visit GmbH & Co. KG - one of the leading producers of lighting equipment. Member of the Photographers Guild Russia and the Federation of European Professional Photographers - FEP. Award winner of Trierenberg Super Circuit, Russian Photo Awards, Moscow International Foto Awards, International Black & White Photography Contest, and International Prix de la Photography Contest.

https://alekseydovgulya.format.com
desktop browser window frameA.J. Schokora
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A.J. Schokora

Theme used: Peak

Originally from Detroit, A.J. has lived in Asia for over a decade. He was recently named one of Fast Company’s most creative people globally and previously featured by The New York Times. A.J. is a seasoned creative director, photographer, and filmmaker who has worked with major brands, celebrities, and professional athletes all over the world.

https://adam-j-schokora.format.com
desktop browser window frameMarc
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Marc

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Marc studied visual communication in Monchengladbach. Afterwards, he relocated to Hamburg, where he became a photographer's assistant and photographer for high gloss publications and ad campaigns. Marc also learned how to obtain an upgrade and an excellent night's sleep on a plane. He got a job working for brands like Coles and Woolworths and also local labels.

https://marc-vaxm.format.com
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matt Keal

Theme used: Panorama

When Matt was 12, he took his first photo, and everything has changed since. Matt's initial love of painting and drawing combined with a desire to take pictures led him into professional photography. As well, he has studied graphic design and commercial photography, so he knows how to “sell” a product or concept. It's Matt's mission to discover and tell stories that resonate differently with everyone who sees them. E

https://mattkeal.format.com
desktop browser window frameRyan Paul Waters
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Ryan Paul Waters

Theme used: Amazon

Ryan is a contemporary still-life photographer based in Cardiff & London. He is detail oriented, creative, resourceful, and innovative, with a reliable old-fashioned work ethic. Although specialising in ceramics, Ryan’s experience and skills means he has a portfolio of work across many genres. Working for a mix of commercial and advertising clients, Ryan’s work is clean and colourful.

https://ryanpaulwaters.format.com
desktop browser window frameKailee Mandel
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Kailee Mandel

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Kailee is a Toronto-based commercial and editorial photographer. She specializes in food and product photography, demonstrating her creativity along with the ability to elevate a brand and its products through my visual imagery. Throughout her career, Kailee has had the opportunity to work with clients ranging from Nestle to McDonald’s, The Globe and Mail to Reader’s Digest.

https://kaileemandel.format.com
desktop browser window frameGengHui TAN
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GengHui TAN

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GengHui is an aspiring photojournalist with a diverse experience in events and commercial photography. The good fortune came in the form of the multitude of chances that came his way as a result of it. Believing each image speaks volumes, Geng Hui hopes to capture the emotions behind every encounter to create precious memories for those around him.

https://geng-hui.format.com
desktop browser window frameTyler Douglas
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Tyler Douglas

Theme used: Amazon

Tyler specializes in action and environmental portrait photography to capture compelling images of athletes in their active and sports lifestyle on location. Tyler is drawn to people and places that embody a positive, energetic spirit because he is a passionate adventurer. Tyler's project involves recording peak athletic moments in the outdoors. Combining heart-pumping action with visually arresting environments produces visually stunning images with a commercial edge.

https://la-photog-tyler.format.com
desktop browser window frameBrayden Olson
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Brayden Olson

Theme used: Pattern

Based in New York, Brayden specializes in creating genuine, raw and unique moments for brands of all sizes. The main goal of all of our shoots is to provide seamless execution of the creative while allowing for an open and collaborative environment for client, talent and photographer.

https://braydenolson.format.com

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