2015 Cutest Kid Contest
VOTE NOW! Click here to vote online and stop by to cast another vote in-studio! Click here for details and rules.

About Us

We are a team of highly‑trained, family‑oriented photographers, pairing individual creativity with state-of-the-art technology to ensure your memorable experiences are preserved in unique and affordable professional portraits that last forever!

Shotz is locally owned and operated out of the Harbour View Marketplace shopping center in Suffolk, Virginia.


  • Monday 10am–9pm
  • Tuesday 10am–9pm
  • Wednesday 10am–9pm
  • Thursday 10am–9pm
  • Friday 10am–9pm
  • Saturday 9am–9pm
  • Sunday 12pm–8pm
Our last session begins one hour before the listed closing time. Hours may vary.

No Sitting Fees!

The shoot is always free for families and groups of all sizes.

No Rush!

Our sessions are allotted up to a full hour in a private, spacious studio.

No Hard Sells!

We're here to listen and guide you to the product, package, or service that suits your needs most economically.

No Wait For Prints!

We have a professional photo lab on-site so all prints 11x14 and smaller are in your hands before you leave.

Current Offers

$25 Bundle

Perfect for just about any occasion. Any combination of six portrait sheets (you choose the sizes) of your favorite image.

$45 Bundle

Designed for grads. Available to everyone. Any combination of six portrait sheets (you choose the sizes) to divide between your two favorite images. Add a high-resolution digital copy of those two images for $25. Add a 16x20 for $45.

20% Off Build-Your-Own Package

Get 20% off your Full-resolution Your Session digital copy and add prints at 20% off lab service prices.
Not valid on existing sessions. One special offer/discount per session. Expires February 28, 2015.

Did You Know?

We offer a 10% discount on all regularly-priced products and services to military (active and retired) and dependents with a current military ID; police, fire, rescue, teachers, and health care professionals with proper ID; seniors 55 and over; and all day Sunday to anyone that presents a current church bulletin.


2015 Cutest Kid Contest

Prizes, details, and rules regarding the contest

  1. No purchase necessary to enter.

  2. The parent or legal guardian of the child must complete a contest entry form and select and approve submission of the photo from their January 1-31, 2015 session at Shotz Portrait Studio.

  3. The photo submitted must depict a single child 0-12 years old.

  4. Only one entry per child.

  5. Shotz Portrait Studio reserves the right to refuse any photograph which they deem unacceptable.

  6. By entering, the parent or legal guardian grants Shotz Portrait Studio the right to use and publish photographs from their session to further promote its service, including portfolio, website, display, advertisement, and editorial use.

  7. This contest will be void if fewer than ten (10) entries are received.

  8. Contest winners will be determined by the number of votes received for their child’s picture, with the Grand Prize winner receiving the greatest number of votes, and the runners-up receiving the 2nd and 3rd highest number of votes. Voting will run February 1-13, 2015. Votes can be cast online and in the studio, and are limited to one online vote and one in-studio vote per person. In the event of a legitimate tie, the winner(s) will be determined by studio associate vote. Voting totals will not be published and Shotz Portrait Studio reserves the right to disallow votes it suspects are invalid.

  9. The Grand Prize winner and the two runners-up will be announced Valentine’s Day, February 14th, both at shotzportraits.com and on social media. The name of the winning children will not be published unless it is a part of the submitted photograph.

  10. Winners will be notified by phone and/or email.

  11. A grand prize will be awarded consisting of a complimentary 24x30 canvas gallery wrap of the winning image, a full-resolution digital copy of their edited session with a copyright license, ten complimentary portrait sheets from their session, and a guaranteed feature in a future Shotz Portrait Studio ad. The canvas gallery wrap will be presented to the grand prize winner after ten weeks of in-studio display. Digital copy of the session and portrait sheets may be claimed immediately following the announcement of the winners.

  12. The two runners-up will be awarded a prize consisting of a complimentary Basic Frame Package, which includes ten portrait sheets, a low-resolution digital copy of their edited session, and choice of a frame (prints and mat included), and a guaranteed placement in Shotz Portrait Studio’s online galleries. Runner-up prizes can be claimed immediately following the announcement of the winners.

  13. There is no cash value or substitute for prizes awarded.

  14. The 2015 Shotz Portrait Studio Cutest Kid Contest is the sole property of Shotz Portrait Studio, Inc., and the studio reserves the right to amend the contest at any time. Any changes to the rules and regulations will be published at www.shotzportraits.com

Contact Us

Send us your feedback, questions, or concerns. Please call (757) 686-2011 to book a session.

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