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Pix by Painter offers a Variety of Real Estate Photography Services

Are you looking to sell properties faster and at higher values? We can help. Professional real estate photography can increase the chances of your property getting sold by 30%. With more and more homebuyers and renters checking properties online, make sure your listing stands out with stellar photographs and videos that capture the true essence of your space and make it desirable.
Real Estate Photography in Cook County Illinois including the cities of Alsip, Arlington Heights, Barrington Hills, Barrington, Bartlett, Bedford Park, Bridgeview, Broadview, Brookfield, Buffalo Grove, Burbank, Burr Ridge, Chicago, Countryside, Crestwood, Deer Park, Deerfield, Des Plaines, East Dundee, Forest Park, Franklin Park, Glenco, Glenview, Golf, Hardwood Heights, Hickory Hills, Hillside, Hinsdale, Hoffman Estates, Hometown, Indian Head Park, Inverness, Justice, Kenilworth, La Grange Park, La Grange, Lemont, McCook, Melrose Park, Morton Grove, Mount Prospect, Niles, Norridge, North Riverside, Northbrook, North Field, Northlake, Oak Lawn, Oak Park, Orland Park, Palatine, Palos Heights, Palos Hills, Palos Park, Park Ridge, Riverside, Rolling Meadows, Roselle, Rosemont, Schaumburg, Shiller Park, Skokie, South Barrington, Stickney, Stone Park, Streamwood, Summit, Westchester, Western Springs, Wheeling, Willow Springs, Willmette, Winnetka, Worth
What do we do?

A Company You Can Trust

Pix by Painter is a professional real estate media company that delivers impeccable visual services for residential and commercial properties throughout the Chicagoland area. We specialize in photographyvideographyiGUIDE with floor plansaerial photos and videosvirtual staging2D Floor Plansand more. Whether it is a condo, a million-dollar residence, a commercial building, or an agricultural property, our team has the expertise and will work with your requirements to provide you with high-quality real estate marketing assets at a reasonable price. We offer:
  • 100% Real Estate Focused Services
  • Latest 4K Cameras and Stabilization Technology
  • Professional, Courteous, and Dedicated Experts
  • Flexible Timing and Availability
Real Estate Photography in Dupage County Illinois including the cities of Addison, Aurora, Bartlett, Bensenville, Bloomingdale, Bolingbrook, Burr Ridge, Carol Stream, Clarendon Hills, Darien, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Glen Ellyn, Hanover Park, Hinsdale, Itasca, Lemont, Lisle, Lombard, Naperville, Oak Brook, Oakbrook Terrace, Roselle, St Charles, Villa Park, Warrenville, Wayne, West Chicago, Westmont, Wheaton, Willowbrook, Winfield, Wood Dale, Woodridge
Real Estate Photography in McHenry County Illinois including the cities of Algonquin, Barrington Hills, Bull Valley, Cary, Chemung, Fox Lake, Fox River Grove, Greenwood, Harvard, Hebron, Holiday Hills, Huntley, Island Lake, Johnsburg, Lake in the hills, Lakemoor, Lakewood, Marengo, McCullom Lake, McHenry, Oakwood Hills, Pistakee Highlands, Port Barrington, Prairie Grove, Richmond, Spring Grove, Trout Valley, Union, Wonder Lake, Woodstock

Real Estate Photography

Stunning professionally edited photos capture your property like never before.
Algonquin, Aurora, Barrington hills, Bartlett, Batavia, Big Rock, Burlington, Campton Hills, Carpentersville, East Dundee, Elburn, Elgin, Geneva, Gilberts, Hampshire, Huntley, Kaneville, Lily Lake, Maple Park, Montgomery, North Aurora, Pingree Grove, Presbury, Sleepy Hollow, South Elgin, Saint Charles, Sugar Grove, Virgil, Wayne, West Dundee

Aerial (Drone) Photography

Capture the bird’s eye view of your property and showcase its unique landscaping and hardscaping features, lot size, and neighborhood in still images.

Walk-Through Videos

Without actually visiting the location, let the prospective buyers envision themselves at the property and understand the layout and interior design through short videos.

See our service page for more information on all of our services.

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What Our Clients Are Saying About Us!

They Love What We Do
I have been through a few professional home photographers since they became available as a long time Realtor. I ABSOLUTELY LOVE PIX BY PAINTER! They are BY FAR the best at what they do, offer many options for my listings, are very reasonably priced, their quality is OUTSTANDING, and all my sellers are AMAZED at how their home is presented. I am so glad that I found PIX BY PAINTER when I was not happy with the other home photography company that I was using. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND THEM! THANK YOU for making me look good on all my listings!
Keller Williams Success
– Jackie Reed
I use Pix by Painter photographers on all my new real estate listings. My sellers are always “wow” how beautiful the photos are… and I firmly believe these photos attract buyers who make showing appointments. I recommend Rob and his team highly and no dissatisfaction here. A+. I appreciate you all
HomeSmart Connect
– Greg Cisek
I’ve been working with Pix by Painter since 2018. The best at what they do! I’ve seen the company grow and adapt with changing technology and challenging environments. A team of true professionals who are quick to respond and provide a superior product than competitors.
Dreams & Keys
– Ryan Carney
(630) 709-9325       
Located in South Elgin, Illinois

Who's Using Pix by Painter?

Anyone looking to market a property effectively, including homeowners, real estate agents, builders, and interior decorators, should consider using a professional real estate photographer to capture high-quality images that enhance the visual appeal and marketability of the space.
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Real Estate Agents

Real estate agents should enlist the expertise of a professional photographer to capture the optimal visual appeal of properties, as high-quality imagery enhances marketing efforts, attracts potential buyers, and ultimately elevates the perceived value of listings.

Builders / Interior Decorators

Builders and interior decorators should leverage professional photographers to skillfully capture their projects, as it not only showcases the craftsmanship and design nuances with precision but also enhances their portfolio, attracting clients and establishing a compelling visual narrative for their work.


Homeowners should enlist professional photographers to showcase their properties in the best possible light, as expertly captured images not only enhance the aesthetic appeal but also significantly increase the marketability and perceived value of their homes.

Framing Success: The Significance of Real Estate Photography

In the ever-evolving landscape of real estate, the saying "a picture is worth a thousand words" has never rung truer. Real estate photography, often overlooked, is the silent force that can make or break a property listing. In this blog post, we unravel the importance of investing in high-quality visuals for your real estate endeavors.

1. First Impressions Matter: In the digital age, prospective buyers form their first impressions online. Striking visuals are the key to capturing attention and encouraging potential buyers to delve deeper into property details.

2. Visual Storytelling: Real estate photography goes beyond mere representation; it tells a compelling story. Each image should convey the lifestyle, ambiance, and unique features of a property, creating an emotional connection with potential buyers.

3. Competitive Edge: In a saturated market, standing out is paramount. Exceptional real estate photography sets your listings apart, showcasing properties in the best light and attracting more views and inquiries.

4. Increased Perceived Value: Quality visuals elevate the perceived value of a property. Professional photography communicates a sense of care and attention to detail, suggesting that the property is worth the investment.

5. Faster Sales and Higher Returns: Listings accompanied by professional photos tend to sell faster and often at a higher price. The investment in real estate photography is a strategic move that yields tangible returns in terms of quicker sales and better financial outcomes.

6. Online Presence and Marketing: In today's digital age, online platforms are the first stop for homebuyers. Quality visuals enhance your online presence, making your listings more shareable and marketable across various platforms.

7. Virtual Tours and Technology: With the rise of virtual tours and immersive experiences, real estate photography becomes even more crucial. High-quality visuals, including 3D tours and drone shots, provide a comprehensive view that resonates with tech-savvy buyers.

In the realm of real estate, where impressions matter and competition is fierce, investing in professional photography is a strategic necessity. It's not merely about capturing images; it's about telling a compelling story that resonates with potential buyers, setting the stage for success in the competitive market. In the world of real estate, a picture isn't just worth a thousand words—it's the key to unlocking doors and closing deals.