Welcome to Portraits In The Sand

In these times families and couples want value that they can take to heart. Portraits In The Sand (professional beach family portrait photography) is committed to providing their clients with what is really important.  A fine portrait is a gift you give yourself, your family, and generations to come. Where will you display your beautiful heirloom wall decor?      

Make Their Holiday Special This Year
With a Portraits In The Sand
Portrait or Gift Certificate

 Happy Holidays!

Call 302-226-9226 to order by phone 9am-9pm every day.

Make your reservation for your approved session date  by clicking here- reservation/release

Portraits In The Sand & Portraits On Location 

Portraits In The Sand Studio (Formerly Photos In The Sand) is the Delaware Beach Portrait Specialist. Nationally award winning and the ONLY Master and Certified Professional Photographer  located at the Delaware Beaches, David Koster works along the mid Atlantic in Rehoboth Beach, Lewes, Dewey Beach, Henlopen Acres, Bethany, South Bethany, Ocean View, Sea Colony, Fenwick Island, and Rehobeth Beach, Delaware, DE, USA. Destination photography is also available throughout the country, Caribbean and abroad. Our photography subjects include families, couples, children, petshigh school seniorsdogs, individuals, engagements, 1, 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 40 ,50+ year anniversaries, reunions, groups, events, boats, photo restorations and more...

See the difference that Consistency, Technical Skills, Artistry and
Professionalism can make for you.

So don’t let those precious moments pass by. Schedule your beach portrait session now. We never know what tomorrow will bring. Please reserve your summer session extra early to assure the appointment of your choice. Prime sunset sessions, holiday, evening, and weekend appointments are in high demand at the seashore. Order your finished prints and pictures before the holidays or before a special occasion arrives. Take some of the beach back home with you. A professional beach portrait also makes a great gift. Please check out beach portrait samples in our Portrait Gallery. Then we would love to hear from you. Sessions book on a first come basis. The schedule sometimes changes daily. Please contact us to see what's available.

The Holidays are almost here!  There is only one sunset a day where you look your best in a portrait. The kids are back to school and we now have some openings for your portrait on the beach or in your favorite place. A few last minute ones too! The sun is setting earlier now, but on average we start your session between 3:00 and 4:00pm. Please inquire for more information to discuss your portrait possibilities and schedule your Portrait In The Sand for your holiday cards, gifts and wall furnishings.

9am-9pm every day


GIFT CERTIFICATES are still available!

Click here to download our company brochure now!

Why so many choose us for beach portraits:

  • With over 20 years past experience of living and photographing at the beach, Master and Certified Professional Photographer David Koster is an artist providing you with the skills, patience, knowledge, confidence and training to create a custom photographic personal piece of art you will truly treasure.
  • When it is important and you want it done right the first time. You are from out of town or having family visit with children and/or pets.
  • People are posed naturally with the proper lighting so you look your best and not larger looking.
  • Our Digital Artist can slim, slenderize and touch up your portraits.
  • We create quality portraiture all year long, in color or black and white, from finished prints and cards, to fine-art canvas wall portraits.
  • We custom design portraits to appropriately fit your wall space, just send us a picture of your wall.
  • We offer a wide selection of popular contemporary, and traditional, products, displays, and framing.
  • Families and couples get the very best portrait session. Our approach helps you relax, and enjoy the experience.
  • We work quickly to create a large variety of images for your selections.
  • There are many options and locations for your portrait including the beach, golf course, home, backyard, porch, boat, studio or someplace special to you and your family.
  • We know the best areas for photography, and the best times of day for each area, orchestrating them under varying weather conditions.
  • We use advanced satellite and radar monitoring of the weather to assure your window of opportunity for your best portrait session and pictures.
  • We are licensed, and insured and have the required beach photography permits.
  • We are members of many chambers of commerce, professional photography organizations, Accredited by the Better Business Bureau with an A+ rating, where we are well known in the community with a good reputation.
  • You will be able to preview, select and order your portraits the following morning in our state of the art studio with the help of the photographer for your ease and satisfaction.
  • David Koster is schooled in photography, and the only experienced Master and Certified Professional Photographer located at the Beach in Southern Delaware, DE.
  • Mr. Koster's consistency, reliability, professionalism, training, dependability and experience guarantees you will be satisfied, and you won't get better photography anywhere else.
  • Your satisfaction with our work is fully guaranteed for memories that you will treasure for a lifetime.

Please reserve your session early to assure the appointment of your choice.
We may be able to accommodate last minute appointments.
Prime sunset session, holiday, and weekend appointments are in high demand.

Click here for the answers to the most Frequently Asked Questions.

Pre Pay Special:

Pre Pay $2000 towards your order and get your session for FREE! If for some reason you don't use the full amount towards your order, we will refund the difference minus the session fee.  Please call us for an estimate on your portrait possibilities. 

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Please call Dave on the Beach Portrait Hotline at
1-888-841-9226 for reservations and information 9am-9pm every day.


Customer Testimonial

Doug Fleener - Lexington, MA

Thanks David! Our two weeks at the beach every summer as a family is our favorite time of the year. Having a professional beach portrait taken each year has been a wonderful way for us to capture that joy for us to cherish those moments for years to come. (Especially during those cold winter months!)

Contact Info

Please call us now for more information and reservations.

Local: 302-226-9226
Toll Free: 888-841-9226
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