Lifetouch Photography

Lifetouch specializes in school portraits.

Lifetouch Photography has been in business for over 70 years, providing photographic services for individuals, schools, churches and organizations.

About Lifetouch

Lifetouch has studios across Canada and all 50 states in the United States. It began in 1936, when Bruce Reinecker and Eldon Rothgeb began taking schoolhouse portraits of children across Minnesota. In 1978, Reinecker gave 100 percent of his company ownership back to the employees. Today, Lifetouch continues to meet the portraiture needs of people, making "memories for a lifetime."

Each of the Lifetouch companies serves a particular need in the photography industry, from school yearbooks to church directories.

Lifetouch School Studios

Lifetouch School Studios provides school portraits, sports photos, special event photos and senior photographs. Both the special event and senior photos are taken via the Prestige Portrait studio division. Schools can use Lifetouch to print their yearbooks.Get tips for school portraits from Lifetouch online, including clothing and accessory information, grooming tips and a checklist of information to help make the pictures look as stunning as the student feels.

Lifetouch Church Directories and Portraits

Lifetouch Church Directories and Portraits serves the needs of churches and families by taking photos and creating directories quickly and professionally. Online tools, like scheduling and portrait tips, can help make the process move quickly and easily. Outreach products like brochures, administrative tools and the reactivation program, can help organizations grow.

Media Productions

Lifetouch Media Productions specializes in creating the products that help businesses grow externally and internally. Products offered include:

  • Documentaries
  • Meeting and marketing presentations
  • Television productions
  • Audio, video and DVD production
  • Digital editing

Lifetouch Photography Portraits

Portraits of individuals and families outside of the school, church or organizational setting are done in one of three photographic studios that are located across the country. Studios include FLASH! Digital Portraits, The Studio at Target and JCPenney Portraits. All of the studios offer portraits for every occasion in life, from newborn portraits to senior photographs to large family groups.

FLASH! Digital Portraits

FLASH! Digital Portraits offers traditional and premier, innovative photography sessions at their studios located nationwide. Senior photography and pet photography are done at the professional FLASH! Studios. Sign up to receive special offers and news about FLASH! Digital Portraits. Portraits can be purchased with enhancements, as part of a collection, and individually.

The Studio at Target

The Studio at Target offers quality photos conveniently located in Target stores. Special portrait clubs and savings offers help make the professional photographs even more affordable.

JCPenney Portraits

JCPenney Portraits takes photographs of all occasions, from newborns to seniors to family holiday photographs. Studios are located in JCPenney stores, making them easy for any family to contact. Like The Studio at Target, JCPenney Portraits offers a birthday club for returning customers.

Career Opportunities at Lifetouch

Persons interested in a career in photography with Lifetouch can contact any of their individual studios located near them. Jobs may be in any of the following areas:

  • District/Territory Manager
  • Finance
  • Information Systems
  • Management
  • Photography
  • Production
  • Sales/Sales Management
  • Studio Member
  • Team Member

Careers openings with any of the divisions are online. Use the Career Search button to look for a Lifetouch position by location, type of employment or keyword.


Lifetouch Photography offers a wide range of photography services to individuals and organizations. Their online tools make it easy to get tips for taking good pictures, set up sessions and view photos over the internet. People who want to work for Lifetouch can find a career in almost any sector of the photography industry in cities across America and Canada.

Lifetouch Photography