South Hills Family Photography

by Award Winning Family Photographer Kristin Merck

Create stunning works of art for the walls of your home with family portraits captured by Award Winning Master Family Photographer Kristin Merck.

We're a full service family portrait studio providing a luxury family portrait experience from start to finish that will be as memorable and amazing as the images we create from it.

In Studio Family Photography

We take care of all the details for you. My professional studio has everything you need to be completely comfortable during your family portrait session. Hair and make up is included with all custom sessions and my client wardrobe is available to you too.

On Location Family Photography

Natural lighting and interesting backgrounds are sure to make your family shine. The unique architecture, parks, and waterfront around South Hills provide many interesting and diverse locations to choose from. We'll help you find the perfect location for your perfect family portrait.

Hello! I'm Kristin!

I'm a Certified Professional South HIlls Family Photographer and have Master Photographer and craftsman degrees from Professional Photographers of America (PPA) as well as a Master Child, Family and Newborn Photographer designations through the National Assoc. of Professional Child Photographers (NAPCP).


A Luxury Experience from Start to Finish

No stress! I'm here for you every step of your family portrait journey.

Schedule a Call

Let's get to know each other! During our discovery call, I'd like to learn more about how you want to portray your family to help me create really personal images.


During our design consultation, I'll help you select outfits, go over session details and finalize your vision. I'll even help style your whole family!


Start with professional hair and makeup, then I'll help everyone feel and look their best. All you have to do is relax and enjoy the experience!


Last and most exciting, your image selection and ordering appointment where I'll guide you through a process to choose your favorite family portraits.

Let's Chat

I'm excited to learn more about you and share how I'll create the perfect family portrait for your South Hills family! Use the form below to schedule a discovery call.

Serving Pittsburgh, Upper St Clair, South Hills, Mt Lebanon, Wexford, and Sewickley.