Paula Swift Photography is located in Sudbury, MA and specializes in portraits of newborns, babies, children, families, maternity, high school seniors and couples. Paula Ferazzi Swift, M. Photog., CPP is an award-winning photojournalist, portrait photographer, author and teacher of professional photographers with over 22 years of professional photography experience. She offers both posed and lifestyle photojournalistic sessions to fit your style. Paula's achievements include being voted as Boston's Best Family Photographer, finalist for the Pulitzer in 2000 for a staff entry at the Worcester Telegram & Gazette for her coverage of the Worcester Warehouse Fire in Feature Photography, winner of two Kodak Gallery awards, Hallmark Gallery award and many Loan and General Collection winning enteies at the Professional Photographer's of America International Photographic Competition.


Now available

Paula Ferazzi Swift owner of Paula Swift Photography, Inc announces her book STORYTELLING PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY BOOK is available Amazon now.

In the book, Paula offers ideas for creating a strong and lasting client connection, eliciting memorable moments, finding storytelling locations, inspiring natural action and reactions, and capturing the inter-relationships between siblings and between children and their parents. Armed with the skills in this book, photographers will be able to capture more genuine, charming, memorable, and expressive portraits that truly depict the family’s interests, the subject’s personalities, milestone moments, meaningful locations, and the unique bond the family shares.

Paula's book will show her favorite storytelling children and family photographs while telling the story behind how she captured them. Click on the button below to view the book and order.

Paula's Book on Storytelling Portrait Photography has been featured as Amazon's #1 New Book Release in Children's Photography and Lifestyle Photography.

About Paula

Paula Ferazzi Swift is a Master Photographer, Photographic Craftsman, Certified Professional Photographer, Author, Photography Educator and an International Award Winning photographer working in the Metrowest area of Boston specializing in the art of capturing images of children, their families and relationships that couples share in front of her cameras You will find Paula’s professional photography studio in Sudbury, MA.

Photography has been a passion of Paula’s ever since she was a child herself, as she was the subject of many photos taken by her older sister, a photojournalist. She was given her first manual camera and introduced to the magic of photography at the young age of 13 and later went on to receive two college degrees in photography and photojournalism. She worked as a staff photojournalist at the Worcester Telegram & Gazette for 10 years. Paula decided to take a new path in photography into the world ofchildren and family portraiture, after having had her first son in April 2003.

Paula is an award-winning and nationally-recognized photographer for her published work in newspapers and magazines. She has been nominated for and won several national and international awards including the recognition of her and the photography staff at the Worcester Telegram & Gazette as finalists for the 1999 Pulitzer Prize in Feature Photography for their coverage of the Worcester Warehouse fire that killed six Worcester, MA firefighters. Paula has won National Press Photographers Association, New England Associated Press Editors Association awards for her photojournalism work as well as local advertising awards for her photography. She is also a member of such professional organizations as the Professional Photographers of America, Professional Photographers Association of Massachusetts and The American Child Photographers Charity Guild.

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