Walnut Creek Family & Wedding Photographer

Wedding in Walnut Creek, CA. Bride and Groom photo by Clay Lancaster.

Clay Lancaster | Award-winning wedding photographer (and families, headshots, portraits and events) in the San Francisco Bay Area. Based in Walnut Creek, CA. Also serving much of Northern California, including Danville, San Ramon, Lafayette, San Francisco, Pleasant Hill, Concord, Walnut Creek, Moraga, Oakland, Napa, Sonoma and Benicia areas. Or anywhere you need me to be!

Aside from wedding photography, I also happily photograph family portraits, events, headshots, real estate, properties, lifestyle sessions, kids, music, and individual portraits/projects. Whatever you might need, basically.

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Family photo session, San Francisco.

As a photographer (wedding photographer, family photographer, portraits or events), I’ve always been a fan of letting the moment craft itself in images and bringing all the laughter and smiles to the surface. I like to allow people to be themselves while grabbing the shining personal moments on camera when they’re least aware of it. That’s what makes me smile the most, and I promise it’ll do the same for you.


The photo shoot process is fun and easy going, as it should be. All the best images happen when everyone involved feels natural and comfortable. If that means chatting and hanging out for a bit before we get started, great! Let’s do it.

Family photography session. Walnut Creek.

I can’t wait to meet you guys and create something beautiful and fun. So by all means, shoot me a message and hunt me down on Facebook or Instagram to see current work!

Clay Lancaster Photography Awards