Sydney Family Portrait Photography

It's hard to find the time to take that important photo of your family and pets and the last thing you want is for it to be stressful. über photography is known for creating award winning photos of your loved ones as they grow and change. We're confident our relaxed environment will capture that moment you can share and cherish... forever.

Your family is all about love and laughter. You don't care about being prim and proper or worrying about the little things that don’t matter- you just want to be yourself and capture your family exactly as it is.

If you want to capture special memories of your family, the last thing you want is a photographer who will spend hours posing you or fussing when your kids won’t behave or stressing when your dog does a wee lol...

If you are looking for a family photographer who really wants to get to know your family, who will wrangle your kids and pets and get your husband to relax and actually enjoy the session, then…. then your looking at the right place uber photography captures all the real moments and lets your family just be themselves.'


Why choose über photography

über photography is known for creating award winning relaxed photos of families and kids. They have been in business since 2004 and feel honoured that so many of their families return to them again and again to update their family’s photos.

über photography has over 20 years combined experience in the photography industry, and has photographed over 2500 families, always with unwavering passion and a commitment to delivering the highest quality photos for your family.

Our studio is located at Gordon, on Sydney's North Shore. We are a husband and wife team, Kate & Chris, and have an amazing team who support us. Mandy is our studio coordinator who is the friendly voice you will hear when you call the studio and Cathy our amazing photographer/retoucher who will make you look amazing!!

Kate & Chris are also parents to 3 kids of their own Felix 19, Max 18 and Millie 14 and our fur babies, our dog Immy and cat Sarah. As parents we understand the ways to help you relax and have fun with your kids.

Our passion is photographing families in a natural way. We focus on capturing the personalities of your kids through our photographs. Our ability to connect with your family means that we capture images that are a true reflection of your family.

We are proud members of the AIPP. What does that mean for you? It means that we are bound by a code of ethics, we are required to have insurance, and continue with ongoing training. For you that means protection, and that you are dealing with an ethical photographer.

Kate has was won numerous awards at both state and National level with the AIPP, and has been a judge for the NSW AIPP awards for 2014/2015/2016/2017, 2018 and 2019, Queensland AIPP awards 2016 and National AIPP photography awards 2016. She won the AIPP NSW Family Photographer of the Year in 2011. She was awarded the Henry Talbot Award for service the to the AIPP in 2015. She was the NSW AIPP president from 2012-2014 and served on the NSW AIPP council from 2008-2014.

Supporting our community

At über photography we are very focused on supporting our community. An integral part of our business is raising money for charities, that have a special meaning to us. This are some of the donations we have given through our projects over the past few years.

2019- so far we have raised $5100

2018- we donated $16,700

Starlight Foundation, $6300 through our Bunnies Tea Party and Little Vintage Boys session

McGrath Foundation, $5600 through our Families on the Couch project

Make-A-Wish Foundation, $1800 through Mother and Her Kids project

Beyond Blue, $3000 through our Conlan Kids project

2017- we donated $11,200

Starlight Foundation, $4500 through our Little Ballerinas project

Beyond Blue, $2200 through Mother and Her Kids project

RSPCA, $4500 through our Pets and their Kids project

2016- we donated $7300

National Breast Cancer Foundation, $2300 through Mother and Her Kids project

RSPCA, $5000 through our Pets and their Kids project


über photography boasts first class photography facilities on Sydney's North Shore at Gordon.  .

Our studio space has been designed to emulate a natural, homely setting including our amazing huge arched windows, a fireplace,  a bed and seating where your children, pets and family members can feel comfortable and relaxed throughout the session. We have a range of stunning props that we can incorporate as part of your session. Our stunning studio is filled with the most gorgeous natural light, and has been arranged to create timeless yet modern black and white portraits and stunning colour portraits. It is family friendly with baby changing facilities and toys to keep siblings amused during newborn sessions.

über photography’s repeat clients love the way the minimal and modern decor lets the photographs tell the story of their family at that time in their family’s history. The photographs are produced as customized works of art to suit your own home’s interior style.

The studio is child and pet friendly and allows fun, stress-free sessions entirely focused on capturing and recording your family, as you see them.

There are 3 council carparks all within a short distance of the studio or the train station is less than a 5 minute walk away.

The Studio


“Sometimes you will never know the value of something, until it becomes a memory.”

Dr suess