Murray Park

Summer special

$150 to own digital files of your biggest group (reg. $195)

Additional Smaller group prices

Groups 3 or more  $30

Groups 2 or more $20

Individuals $10

Family photography at Murray Park

Thank you to the Hodgson Family for allowing us to show off their beautiful family portrait.

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Hodgson family portrait taken by Barrus Photography Family photographers

Barrus Photography has been taking family portraits for over thirty years.  We feel

blessed to be trusted with such with such an important event.  We take family portraiture very seriously.  We know for some families a family portrait only happens a few times in a lifetime.  We know we have to get the family portrait right the first time every time.

One of the ways we we make family portraits perfect every time is with head swaps.  It’s very difficult to get 10 to 40 people looking their best in one shot.  Don’t worry with head swaps (switching heads from one pose to the next in photoshop), we can get everyone looking their best in one family portrait.

We can even get younger and skinner in family portraits done at Barrus Photography

Yes it matters who you choose for you next family portrait.  We hope it will be

Barrus Photography

Click this link below to see more great family portrait

Family Reunion Photography web site 

Call now to book you family photography session 801 803-0466

Thanks to the Esplin family for letting us take their beautiful family pictures

Thanks to the Esplin family for letting us take their beautiful family pictures

Thanks to the Matthews family for letting us show off their beautiful family picture taken at Murray Park

Thanks to the Matthews family for letting us show off their beautiful family picture taken at Murray Park

Thanks to the Simmons family for choosing Barrus Potography for their family Photography

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The Simmons family is Awesome!  They not only look great but the are great.  Four son’smarried and eight beautiful grand children.  Lainy and I have our own six grandchildren so we know there is nothing better.  As you can see the Simmons choose to be dressy for their outdoor family portrait at Murray Park.  Some may think dressy doesn’t work outside.  I think dress can work very well outside especially  at a well groomed park like Murray Park.

So glad I choose family photography as my profession.  I get to spend time with amazing people in the beautiful outdoors.  I  enjoy playing with other people’s grand kids almost as much as I enjoy playing with my own grand kids.  I can be pretty silly to get their attention for the best possible family picture.

Please look at the following link to see some amazing examples of family photography I’ve done over the years at Barrus Photography.

Murray Park Thanks to the Varley family for letting us show off their beautiful family portrait

Murray Park Thanks to the Varley family for letting us show off their beautiful family portrait

Murray Park Barrus Photography your family photographers

Murray Park Barrus Photography your family photographers

Thanks to the Esplin Family for letting us show off their beautiful family photos.

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Another beautiful family photographed at Murray Park Salt Lake City Utah.  At Barrus Photography we can make every single person in the portrait look great.  This is possible only with head swaps.  After we have chosen the best picture of most of the people we do head swaps to make the few that are not their best also look great!

Thanks for visiting Barrus photography in Utah web site.  We are the family photographers to choose for the most amazing family portraits.  You will not be sorry when you choose Barrus for your family photos.  Your family portraits will be the best family portraits you have ever had.   Once you have come to Barrus photography portrait studio in Utah you will return time and time again for all of your family picture needs.   Absolutely the number one choice for your family photographers.

Click below to see more great family photos taken at Barrus Photography.

Murray Park Thanks to the Leishman family for letting us share their family portrait

Murray Park Thanks to the Leishman family for letting us share their family portrait

Murry Park Thanks You Sorensen family for letting us photography your beautiful family

Murry Park Thanks You Sorensen family for letting us photography your beautiful family

Murray Park Thank you Rauckhorst family for letting us take your family photos

Murray Park Thank you Rauckhorst family for letting us take your family photos

Murray Park Thanks to the Dean family for letting us show off their family portrait

Murray Park Thanks to the Dean family for letting us show off their family portrait

Murray Park Thanks to the Keston family for letting us show off their beautiful family pictures

Murray Park Thanks to the Keston family for letting us show off their beautiful family pictures

Murray Park Thanks to the Nielsen family for letting us show of their family photos

Murray Park Thanks to the Nielsen family for letting us show of their family photos

Murray Park Thanks to the Lang Family for letting us show off their family picture

Murray Park Thanks to the Lang Family for letting us show off their family picture

Murray Park thanks to the Willis family for allowing us to show off their family portrait.

Murray Park thanks to the Willis family for allowing us to show off their family portrait.

Murray Park Thanks to the Crabb family for letting us show of their family pictures.

Murray Park Thanks to the Crabb family for letting us show of their family pictures.

Murray Park Thanks to the Olsen Family for letting us show off their family portrait

Murray Park Thanks to the Olsen Family for letting us show off their family portrait

Murray Park Great place for a large family portrait

Murray Park Great place for a large family portrait

Thanks to the Bell family for letting us show off their beautiful family portrait

Thanks to the Bell family for letting us show off their beautiful family portrait

Family portrait in front of cool pond at Murray Park

Family portrait in front of cool pond at Murray Park

Spring is a great time for family pictures

Spring is a great time for family pictures

Awesome family photography

Awesome family photography

Let's get that family portrait taken by Barrus Photography

Let’s get that family portrait taken by Barrus Photography

Beautiful spring famly portrait taken by the Murray Park Pond

Beautiful spring famly portrait taken by the Murray Park Pond

We love doing family pictures at Murray park

We love doing family pictures at Murray park

Beautiful large extended family portrait taken at Murray Park, Utah

Beautiful large extended family portrait taken at Murray Park, Utah

Beautiful family portrait taken at Murray Park

Beautiful family portrait taken at Murray Park

Barrus Photography the family photographers

Barrus Photography the family photographers

Look at this awesome family photo taken at Murray park.

Look at this awesome family photo taken at Murray park.

Beautiful family portrait taken at Murray Park. Spring is almost here!!!

Beautiful family portrait taken at Murray Park. Spring is almost here!!!

Thanks to the Campbell family for allowing us to show off their beautiful large group family portrait.

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Another fun large group family portrait taken at Murray Park.  It’s always fun to see grandma grandpa, kids and grand kids all in the same large group family portrait. I cherish the large group family portrait I have of my family displayed proudly in our home.  I’m sure their are a few more kids in your family so call barrus photography to update your large group family portrait.  801 803 0466.

 

Click the link below to see more great large group family portraits taken by Steve at Barrus Photography

 

Great Family Pictures with Extended Family

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Thanks to the Updike family for letting us show off their beautiful family portrait and for their friendship.

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This is a special family because they live in our neighborhood and because they are awesome people.  They are also awesome because Jenny Updike is our book keeper extraordinaire.   So if you are looking for a great book keeper give her a call.  I’m not exactly an organized person and she is great at helping me put our various book keeping pieces back together again.

Murray Park is a great place to take family portraits.  Their are awesome bridges, and beautiful river, and a great pond.  Murray park has been around for many many years so the trees are gigantic.  This means a lot of great shade for family portraits.  Family portraits are better in the shade.  The soft light in shade is very flattering light.  We all look better in the shade.  Shade for family portrait is especially important in July when it is 100 degrees outside.  Don’t forget to choose Barrus Photograpy for your next family portrait.  We know how to make you and yours look great in your next family portrait.

Spring family portrait special only $150 to own the images of your large family group.  (reg. $195)  Small group extra at a great discount.

Click link below to see all of our family portrait pricing.

Family portrait pricing

Family pictures at Murray Park are gorgeous! Murray Park is Barrus’ anytime photography location. It is good any time of the day, and any time of the year! It has huge pine trees are great for the winter, and it’s beautiful willow trees  are perfect for late fall when all the other trees have already lost their leaves. Murray Park also has many trees that bloom a beautiful pink in the spring, as well as many gorgeous landscaped flower beds that are good all summer through most of fall. If you haven’t had a family picture at Murray park yet…it’s time!

Some important things to keep in mind if you choose Murray Park for you family picture destination:

  • Family pictures by the pond are best done in the morning.
  • Family pictures in front of or behind the flowers are best done in the morning as well.
  • Have fun!
And why should you choose Barrus?
  •  Barrus has been doing family pictures  for over 26 years.
  • We are the BEST at getting your whole family looking (and smiling!) at the camera.
  • Barrus family pictures hangs in hundreds of homes in Utah.
  • Large groups are no problem for Barrus. We have done family pictures groups as large as 15o people!
  • We are fast! Our clients love how fast we can pose their family and start snapping their gorgeous family pictures!
  • We are simply the best family picture studio in Utah

 

Thanks for visiting Barrus photography in Utah web site.  We are the family photographers to choose for the most amazing family pictures.  You will not be sorry when you choose Barrus for your family pictures.  Your family pictures will be the best family portraits you have ever had.   Once you have come to Barrus photography portrait studio in Utah you will return time and time again for all of your family picture needs.   Absolutely the number one choice for your family photographers.  

 Steve’s favorite lens for family pictures is his cannon 70-200mm lens.   This is a great family pictures lens because he can quickly go from a full length shot to a close up head shot.  It’s also a great lens for family pictures because with the 200mm focal length he can get those beautiful background out of focus pictures.   This effect gives his family pictures almost a three dimensional  look. This is a look that the normal eye cannot see.  Steve likes to present to the viewer a view of the  world that he or she is not ever seen before.  Another way to create this look in family pictures is by using the lowest possible aperture the lens has to offer.  Steve’s second favorite lens for family pictures is his 35mm wide angle lens.  He likes this lens for family pictures for the same reason he likes the 200mm lens.  It also gives the viewer a look at the world in a way that the normal eye cannot see.  The 35mm lens of course gives steve’s family pictures a wide look, this is a very fun perspective especially when shooting from a high angel.  Steve loves to shoot family pictures from very high and very low angles. Family pictures shots taken from ground level are very fun and exciting.  It especially makes men look strong and powerful.  Family pictures shots taken from a very high angel are also extremely interesting. 

Action family pictures are also really fun to take and very exciting to see. Steve uses a very fast shutter speed to stop the action in his family pictures. The emotion that can be captures is killer cool. Little snap shots of life can be captures in family pictures with action shots. Laughing, jumping, running and walking are all action ideas that Steve tries to capture with every shoot.

Post production work on family pictures is what steve likes to call the second creation.  Taking the family picture is the first creation.  The most important and first step in post-production is color correction.  Steve shoots raw family photography images not jpgs because a raw file is almost like a negative.  It allows you to adjust the exposure and color balance post-production.  After the photographs are properly color corrected then the fun begins.  With photoshop there is a endless amount of manipulation that can be done on family pictures.  One of the most popular manipulations done on famiy picturess is make me skinnier.  Almost everyone wants to be a bit skinnier.  Get rid of my double chin is also very popular.  The most common retouching that is done on family pictures is blemishes removal and shine reduction.   Fly away hairs can also be taken care of quite easily.  Sometimes we fix clothing, for example when someone does not wear the right color shirt we can change the color of the shirt to match with the rest of the people in the photograph.  Retouch is only done at Barrus photography studio in Utah when we make the family photography prints.  When you own your own images and make your own prints there will be no retouching  done on the images.  That is why we recommend that even if you own your images you should have the most important family pictures printed by Barrus photography

Thanks to the Rosner family for Allowing us to show of their beautiful family portrait taken at Murray Park.

Thanks to the Adamson family for allowing us to show of their beautiful family photos taken at Murray Park Utah

Thanks to the Rogers family for allowing the barrus Photography the Family Photographers to take their family pictures at Murray Park Utah

Thanks to the swapp family for letting us show off their family portrait taken at Murray Park

Thanks to the Brown Famiy for letting us show off their beautiful large extended family portrait on our web site.

Thanks to the fisher family for letting us show of their family pictures at Murray Park

Thanks to the West Family for letting share their beautiful family picture.

Thanks to the Bird family for allowing us to show of their family portrait

Thanks to the Okelberry family for allowing the family photography photographers take their family photos

Thanks to the Boyack for letting us show off their family spring family pictures.

Thanks to the Simmons family for all us to photograph Family portrait in front of cool pond at Murray Park

Thanks to the Bell family for letting us show off their family portrait.

Thanks to the Irvine family for letting us show off their beautiful family portrait taken at Murray Park

Murray Park Thanks to the Olsen Family for letting us show off their family portrait

Murray Park  Thanks to the Crabb family for letting us show of their family pictures.

Murray Park  thanks to the Willis family for allowing us to show off their family portrait.

Murray Park Thanks to the Lang Family for letting us show off their family picture

Murray Park  Thanks to the Nielsen family for letting us show of their family photos

Murray Park  Thanks to the Keston family for letting us show off their beautiful family pictures

Murray Park  Thanks to the Dean family for letting us show off their family portrait

Murray Park  Thank you Rauckhorst family for letting us take your family photos

Murry Park  Thanks You Sorensen family for letting us photography your beautiful family

Murray Park  Thanks to the Leishman family for letting us share their family portrait

Murray Park  Barrus Photography your family photographers

Murray Park  Thanks to the Varley family for letting us show off their beautiful family portrait

Thanks to the Matthews family for letting us show off their beautiful family picture taken at Murray Park

Thanks to the Esplin family for letting us take their beautiful family pictures

 

 

 

 

 

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