Bethesda Headshots

Top Professional Portrait Photography

Serving MD, DC & VA
Our Studio or Your Office


Amazing Business Portraits

We create the best business portraits | website, social media profiles, publications

Our Studio or Your Office

Give us 15 minutes in our studio, or for multiple portraits, we’ll come to your office.

Award Winning Quality

Featured in major publications and recognized as the best professional portrait photography in MD, DC & VA.

Gorgeous Model Portraits

We consistently create pageant winning Miss USA and Miss Teen USA model portraits!

Fast & Friendly

Our turnaround time can’t be beat!  We’ll deliver your finished images within two business days.

Reasonable Rates

Can’t beat our prices. We keep it affordable so we can help more people.

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Business Portrait | Tom P

Business Portrait | Tom P

Corporate Group Portrait | Ameriprise Financial Bethesda,MD

Corporate Group Portrait | Ameriprise Financial Bethesda,MD

Bob Dorfman | Editorial Portrait for StateWays Magazine

Bob Dorfman | Editorial Portrait for StateWays Magazine

Maria | Portrait for Magazine Article

Maria | Portrait for Magazine Article

Justin – Business Portrait

Justin – Business Portrait

Crystal – Portrait Headshot 2

Crystal – Portrait Headshot 2

Arthur – Attorney Business Portrait

Arthur – Attorney Business Portrait

Doctor Business Portrait 2

Doctor Business Portrait 2

"Your work is both masterful and inspiring. I truly hope there will be an opportunity to work together some day."

JC Murillo, Photographer, Virginia

I am stunned by the quality of your work! The images of Jennifer & Matt are fantastic. I would LOVE to work with you again through Historic Events our planning firm or through INTRIGUE our décor company.


You did an amazing job on editing my photos! I am very excited to submit this picture for my application for Miss Maryland USA!

Tierra Sawe

Wow, we do love your work! By the way, we also love the slideshow that is on your blog now.
Our entire family is also super impressed with your work!

Lara & Brian

Mark's sense of composition and poetry of subject is excellent ...................... as good as the best living artists.

Fred Ross CEO Art Renewal Center

Hey Mark, I haven't seen such beautiful pictures in many a year, man you have mad skills. I especially like the way you made every effort to get just the right shot. It was a pleasure working with a photographer of your caliber.

DJ Roo –

I went through your image galleries and was quite impressed with your work. I check out a lot of photographers websites. Some are great and some are hacks. You are among the great!

Ralph Anderson, Magic Light Photography

I am really impressed with your talents. The pictures are some of the best pictures that I have ever seen. Wonderful use of colors. I have never praised a photographer before, but I had never seen work like yours!

DJ Bill, All Requests DJ,

Thank you so much, Mark! The photos are fabulous!

Nelly Kolodny

Mark, I think you did a
great job on my portraits and will recommend you to anyone who asks!
Thanks again!

Mike Bramnick

Hey Mark!
These 3 pics look fantastic, and they have already been successfully used in NYC for several auditions. Thank you so much again!

Alex Pepper

I just wanted to thank you again for doing such an awesome job with chloe's pictures. She is so pleased with them. It makes a big difference when you are confident with head shots!

Stephanie and Chloe Ogle

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Mark E. Lovett, of Bethesda Headshots, is an international, award winning portrait artist, portrait photographer and portrait painter serving Maryland, Washington, DC and Virginia.  Mark is highly skilled at helping you look your best, by using special posing, lighting and design techniques and is a highly sought after pageant photographer with models traveling far and wide for portrait sessions.

Mark’s work has been featured in numerous publications including Bethesda Magazine, Capital File Magazine, Washington Spaces Magazine, Gulf Connoisseur Magazine Dubai, Washington Parent Magazine, Managed Futures Today Magazine, Applause Magazine Strathmore and others. Some of Mark’s portrait clients include: Terraform, Lendlease, SunEdison, Broadsoft, Martek Global, designDATA, Boland, Congressman Bill Livingston, Forrest Whitaker (Academy Award Winning Actor), Gregg Allman of Allman Bros Band.

It’s Easy

Give us 15 minutes of your time, at our studio, or we’ll come to your office.  You’re done!

We’ll do a quick pro photo session in our studio (for the classic look), or outdoors (for the modern look), or both (which is what most folks do).

Both looks are useful for different purposes, and you save money doing both sessions together.  It’s never too cold or hot for a quick session outdoors!

Within two business days, we’ll post the images to your own personal gallery, then just choose your favorites.

We’ll edit your images, and email the finished digital images back to you promptly.

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