Probably you are here because you are looking for a photographer in Barcelona and you don’t know where to find the best one or the one who will fits your needs. There are a lot of photographers but as you know, not all of them are good, some of them are very expensive and others don’t represent the quality you are looking for. But don’t worry! I come with a help! I will give you some ideas where you can find a great photographer in Barcelona and cities around. Just check the list below.
1.Facebook groups. As you know, Facebook is a great source of information. There will be always somebody who will give your a good advice or just will help you with your problem. The same happens with photographers. There are a lot of people in Barcelona who know some photographers in Barcelona with whom they worked with in the past. And if they are happy with the result, you can be sure they will share this information with you. So there is nothing more complicated than just…ask. People will recommend you someone or the photographer himself will send you a message or a his website. You can check the groups Barcelona Expats Community 2022, Fotografos BCN, Foreigners in Barcelona, Barcelona Photography or Barcelona Freelancers | Connect & Collaborate with local freelancers.
2. Google Maps / Google My Business. As you know, when you put the words- photographer in Barcelona in Google, first thing you will see will be a Google Maps. There probably you will see photographers who has more reviews, are simply who are just closer to you. There you can see the description, the website and the fastest way of contact. Sometimes, in the main name you will see what kind of photos the photographer does- weddings, newborn, events, family, fashion etc. From there, you can start for searching.
3. Friends. Maybe you have some friends in Barcelona, maybe you know people who live here for longer time or maybe you went to some event where you met people who live in Barcelona. Those people are the best source of information. They probably have to interest in lying to you, so they can recommend you great photographers or put you in contact with somebody who knows somebody who knows somebody…. you know what I mean. For sure, they will help 🙂
4. Lists on other websites. There are a lot of websites which do the list of photographers in the specific locations all around the world. Also in Barcelona something like that exists. You can see the list of different photographers who are recommended by this websites. I’m not sure if you can relay on it only but at least you have some idea of who is working in Barcelona, and later check their website and the quality of the photos. You can check the websites as Flytographer, LocalGrapher, Yelp, or Upwork.
5. Instagram. Probably there is no better way to check the portfolio of a photographer in Barcelona than Instagram. You know what they say- If you are not on Instagram you don’t exist. Well.. maybe that is not true but for sure a great photographer will be on Instagram because he knows that the clients also are there. Instagram is a great way to look for a photographer because you will see his or her portfolio right away and you can make a direct contact in the same moment. It’s less official and faster. If you look for photographer in Barcelona you can check the hashtags like: #photographerbarcelona #fotografobarcelona #barcelonaphotographer #fotografaenbarcelona #fotografoespana #spanishphotographer #fotografocatalunya
As you see there are many ways to find a great photographer. Of course, it also has to match your style, the idea that you have of the photoshoot and the budget. But I have a good information for you: in Barcelona, there are many good photographers so probably you will have a problem to decide 🙂 Good luck!
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