family oil portraits
Exquisitely hand painted oil portraits by top portrait artists based on your favourite photographs

Welcome to Portraits from Photos, London!

We’re a group of 5 extremely talented portraits artists that love painting beautiful oil portraits of your family, pets and loved ones based on your favourite photographs. Here’s why we think you’ll love our online art studio……


Pictures to paintings

Once we’ve hand painted your beautiful oil portrait we will email you a high resolution photo of your oil painting for your approval.



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We want you to be delighted with your oil portrait. If you’d like your portrait artist to make amendments to your painting then of course they’ll be happy to do so. Your artist can also work from old faded photos and change backgrounds.


Pictures to paintings

Your oil portrait will be expertly hand painted with premium oils onto a high-grade canvas by a brilliant portrait artist.



Portraits from Photos is based in London and we do offer free worldwide delivery!


Portraits from Photos is a small online art studio that turns your favourite pictures into paintings. Your portraits will be expertly hand painted using Winsor & Newton oil paints (they’re the best) onto a high-grade duck cotton canvas.

We care very much about the quality of our artwork and that’s what you can expect to get from us. Beautifully painted oil portraits that you’ll be proud to display at home and be able to pass down to future generations should you wish to.


A Class Apart – We’re different you know!

Portraits from Photos focuses on painting you beautiful oil paintings of your family and pets to the highest possible standard.

Quality is everything when it comes to artwork. Premium luxury Winsor & Newton oils onto heavy-grade canvases means a longer lasting painting that will stand the test of time and that can even be passed down to future generations, should you wish it to be.  Combine this with classically trained portrait artists with expert precision and talent and you’ll be left with a genuine masterpiece that you’ll be truly proud to display in your home.

What Our Clients Say

  • "It's beautiful and has truly surpased our expectations. Please pass our sincere thanks to the artist. This portrait is very special to us and will be an important item we can pass on to our future generations". child oil portraits

  • “Dear Tim, the painting arrived by post today.  The quality of the artwork is magnificent! I am sure that my family will be thrilled with the quality as I am. May I take this opportunity to thank you for the great quality of product and service that you’ve delivered.  It’s too rare these days to feel the benefit of total quality. Thank you very much!”   Portraits from Photos  

  • "Thanks so much with all your help!  We are thrilled with the portrait!”

From the Journal

Ivan Explains

Ivan from Portraits from Photos explains how easy it is to commission a hand painted oil portrait based from a photo

Watch our Videos

We asked some customers if they minded recording a testimonial of their experience with us and their beautiful hand painted oil paintings. Watch what they had to say about their oil portraits in their videos below.

“Thanks very much the painting it is amazing. We are very happy!!  Megan is thrilled with it.”  Mr Mileham, Dubai, September 2015


Thank you for all the re-work and your patience.  I am happy with the outcome and approve”. Mr Mars, Dubai, September 2015


“I received the painting. It is wonderful job done by the artist and youself. Thank you so much!!! I’m sure they will adore the painting too”. Mr A Irshad, Dubai, September 2015


“Thank you so so much for the amazing portrait of Tyson, I can’t wait see it in real life, the photo of the painting was amazing, so the original painting will be even more so. You are a very talented man and I really do appreciate what you have done for me and my family, you have brought Tyson home to us, amazing. Thank you from the bottom of my heart, I’m a very happy lady.” Ms Y Tyler, UK, September 2015

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Portraits from Photos is a small online art studio made up of 5 extremely talented portrait artists. Based in London, but we do deliver world wide.
  • 11 Westville Rd, London, W12 9BB, UK 
  • +44 (0)20 8354 1818
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