School photos, senior portraits and sports photography for the greater St Petersburg, Clearwater & Tampa areas.

School Portraits

Studio quality school portraits and class photos along with beautiful spring portraits and sports fundraising programs for Pinellas County and the Greater Tampa Bay Area


Whether doing dance school photos, corporate headshots, annual report photography or family portraits, we provide the highest quality products & service.

Youth Sports

Local high quality youth sports individual & team photos! Fundraisers & custom graphics tailored to your league. We have many clients in Largo, St Petersburg, Clearwater and Tampa.

High School Seniors

Awesome St Petersburg, Clearwater, Largo, Tampa and Seminole Senior portraits! Trendy indoor and outdoor portrait sessions customized to your personality.

High Quality, Local Photography - Vernon Photography

Since 1988, Vernon Photography has been providing high quality school portraits and sports photos to youth sports leagues along with private and public schools within Pinellas and now Hillsborough, Pasco & manatee counties. For over 20 years, we’ve chosen to keep our operations local with the majority of our clients in St Petersburg, Clearwater, Largo, Seminole, Pinellas, Palm Harbor and Tampa. Our strong commitment to customer service and dedication to local communities means the proceeds and profits of every picture package go back into the communities we serve. Our goal is to provide the highest quality in both products and customer services. Click learn more to find out how we could meet your photographic needs.

Vernon Photography News

Senior Portraits on Clearwater Beach with Vernon Photography

Clearwater Beach Senior Portraits – Amanda

This is Amanda. She’s currently a class of 2014 senior at CCC and such a fun person to photograph! We headed out to Sand Park for her Clearwater Beach Senior portraits since Amanda was really looking for some sunny, florida-y portraits and seriously… we love that place. We
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St Petersburg Family Portraits taken in Downtown

Downtown St Petersburg Family Portraits – The Hutchcrafts

Are you looking to update the family picture on the wall?  We love doing family portraits! Andrew has a blast working and playing with our families to catch their personality and have some fun. . Family portraits are meant to portray the way you interact together and we make it our jo
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Photography Services

  • School Portraits

    Known by many local St Petersburg, Clearwater, Tampa and Largo schools as the fastest, highest quality and best school photographers around, our photographers love interacting with your students & take time to get the best expressions and poses possible. We pride ourselves on highly organized & timely picture days to make your photo day as smooth a process as possible. Some of our most popular services to private & public schools include Individual portraits, class photos and ID cards for students and staff, Spring Portraits, password-protected online ordering, sports and event coverage along with fundraising options. We also work closely with all leading yearbook providers (such as Jostens & Taylor Publishing) to ensure that every need is met.
  • Youth Sports Portraits

    With our years of experience in youth sports photography, we have the expertise to ensure that every picture day is a great experience for everyone involved. And, we have the track record to show for it! We offer sports photography for local leagues in St Petersburg, Tampa, Clearwater, Seminole, Palm Harbor, Tarpon Springs, Brandon, Largo and the Greater Tampa Bay Area. We see great importance in handling sports picture days with trained and friendly staff and have built our reputation by consistently offering quality service and products coupled with timely and organized photo shoots delivering products that are customized for each sport & local league.
  • High School Senior Portraits

    High school seniors love our individualized and personal approach to their portrait experience. Each session is dedicated to a specific senior without the inconvenience of waiting or the pressure of sharing the studio with others. Our lead photographer, Andrew Vernon, is an award winning senior portrait photographer with a refreshingly casual and fun approach to senior portraits. His unique style and lighting techniques are cutting edge and can be easily catered to the personality and style of his seniors. Our senior portraits can range from classical studio portraiture to trendy high fashion looks as well as creative on-location portraiture at any of the unique environments in the Tampa Bay Area. We are proud to offer a variety of distinctive products that lend themselves to the desires of both our Seniors & their families. Some of these products include custom graduation announcements, books, fine art wall portraits and more.


  • "What a fantastic job Vernon Photography did at the LL Regional Softball Tournament in Warner Robins, GA!!! The Pics are great!!! I have never seen such great action shots and great moments caught on film."
    Pamela M.
  • Thank you so much for everything!  The buttons, photos and plaques all turned out great, and I look forward to working with you again next year!
    Katie G.
  • I just received the individual photos for my 6th grade son who attends Grace Lutheran. I've received nice photos of my children from Vernon for many years, but particularly appreciate his photo this year, and thought I should let you know! Thanks for your part in capturing the fleeting moments of our children's young lives!
    Joyce B.
  • Thanks Vernon photography. Just picked up Austin's senior pictures-could not be happier! LOVE THEM!!!!!
    Valerie D.
  • What a great experience this afternoon for my son's Senior Photos. Andrew, you are fantastic! So talented, and such a wonderful way with people. Can't wait to see the proofs!
    Colleen H.
  • What a great experience at Vernon Photography today. Totally first class from making the appointment to sitting for the photos.. highly recommend!!
    Michele D.