A full-time professional photographer with over 25 years experience, Jim Trotman is the leader in Family Portraiture and Photojournalistic Wedding coverage on the Outer Banks. He is committed to providing his clients the very best service. Jim has photographed the full spectrum of subject matter as a photojournalist, editorial shooter and portrait artist. He cut his teeth in the journalism world working for a succession of image oriented publications from rural Texas to Urban Chicago. Since 1992 he and his wife Laura, have owned and operated J. Aaron Trotman Photographs, the leading portrait and commercial photography studio on the Outer Banks. Jim and Laura attribute the continuing success of their studio to a commitment they share of keeping families connected through the images they create.
Our Nags Head Portrait Studio
Our year-round portrait studio in Nags Head is dedicated to creating classic portraits for our clients. We specialize in children, executive/publicity and senior portraiture.
Outer Banks Outdoor Photography
The Outer Banks affords incredible backdrops for your photo session. We are happy to meet your party at your cottage or at one of a few choice locations near you.
Directions to Studio Location - 321 West Villa Dunes Dr.
Mile Post 11.5
Travel south on Highway 158 into Nags Head; pass the YMCA (west side of the road), then Pirates Quay Shopping Center (Big Propeller out front). We are the second street past Pirates Quay. Make a right on West Villa Dunes Dr. Proceed to the stop sign, after passing through the stop sign we will be your 4th house on the left. Please pass the driveway and mailbox and park in the pine straw parking pad.
Traveling north on Highway 158, pass Jockeys Ridge, the large sand dunes. On the West side of the road will be a housing development called North Ridge. Pass Northridge and we will be your next street on the left. Take a left on West Villa Dunes Dr. Proceed to the stop sign, after passing through the stop sign we will be your 4th house on the left. Please pass the driveway and mailbox and park in the pine straw parking pad.
Contact & Shipping Information
J. Aaron Trotman Photographs
321 West Villa Dunes Drive
Nags Head, NC 27959
877.SMILES.8 Toll Free