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Old Tyme Portraits

702 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3277
+1 865-436-5244
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Costumes old as in aged, lights not set properly, photographer rather odd in demure and lacking... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
TomGin
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Munster, Indiana
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We traveled to the Smokey Mountains to celebrate by dad's 75th birthday. We had 8 people ranging... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Janette F
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SPRINGFIELD, United States
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702 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3277
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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Costumes old as in aged, lights not set properly, photographer rather odd in demure and lacking basic skill. Photos were blurred and over contrasted. Waste of time and money...

Thank TomGin
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We traveled to the Smokey Mountains to celebrate by dad's 75th birthday. We had 8 people ranging from 75 down to 8 years old posing for the pictures. Lisa, our photographer, was patient, fun and made the experience enjoyable for everyone. We did not feel...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Visited with my wife who wanted to do this for a long time. The first shop we went into the lady was very blunt and uninterested in what we wanted. We went to Old Tyme and our photographer (Lisa?) was super helpful and used her...More

Thank Andy D
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

friendly, helpful, patient and the photo's were great!!! We passed up several old tyme photo shops for this one and we have no regrets! Great location too!

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

I was dressed as a Southern Belle for the picture. The hoop skirt cracked me up. Who says adults can't still play dress up? It was fun.

Thank eurasianchick87
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We took our three children, ages 5, 7, and 9, and Jimi was amazing with them. He was very patient and knowledgeable.

Thank Helen P
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Went to the one by subway across from mountain mall. He did a nice job being patient. The store had just reopened from the fire a couple months ago. We got great pics so all in all it was a good experience.

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Finally talked my husband into taking an old time photo. Once we got there, I had him pick what we were going to do. He wanted moonshiners. Our photographer was really helpful. Once we were in costume, we had a blast with the poses. We...More

Thank SherryH334
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Reviewed 10 November 2016

My husband and I do an ole time photo every year on our trip to the Smokies. This is our favorite so far. Super fast and friendly and a great selection of clothing, accessories, and scenes to choose from. Our photo at another place last...More

Thank Dana D
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Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Very disappointed. Went with a bachelorette party got blurry photos and didn't give us time to pose and smile. Told us her camera was crappy! Rushed another group in the dressing room with our purses and what not in the room. Then went out of...More

Thank Madison H
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Carol J
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Response from mcotton1978 | Reviewed this property |
They open 10am to about 9 or 10pm. When we went it 35 for to prints.
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