Your real life is worth remembering.

Let’s document that real life, as it is now. Let me help you get true photos of your family up on your walls. Hit me up.


Image of a baby's nursery crib with a collage of family and newborn photos above it

I want to help you fill your family’s home with true pictures of your favorite people in your favorite places.

Family, maternity, and newborn photography for Richmond, VA and beyond.


Allison Patel, her partner, and their biracial children in their home in Chesterfield, VA

About Allison

I created Allison Patel Photography in 2011 with the goal of helping families capture their relationships and milestones without…


Mom and dad laugh while sitting crosslegged on the bed and cradling newborn baby daughter during family photo session

What Clients are Saying

“Allison is a wonderful photographer and person to work with! She recently did our newborn shoot and we were over the moon when we got our gallery back. She captured so many…”


Family, Maternity, and Newborn Photography in and around Richmond, VA