Chris Volpe

I always wanted to be an artist. While my brothers would pester our dad to take them to NY to see the Yankees, I would jump on the train to go to the Met.

There was only one problem. I couldn’t draw to save my life. Things were getting pretty ugly until I bought my first camera.

That’s when the fun began. Instead of facing an empty canvas for hours a day, I could face the world. I would drive to the mountains or New York and spend entire weekends just making pictures. Read More...

Photographer Chris Volpe 
Location New Haven in Connecticut, United States
Starting Rates $2250+ (USD)  View Packages
Photos 10 Contest Winning Photos
Client Letters 6 Client Letters

The Wedding Photojournalist Association proudly recognizes the accomplishments and creative excellence of Chris Volpe. The following awards have been earned by Chris from the WPJA. These achievements come with great merit considering the high level of competition that a member faces in the contests.

2013 Q3 9th Place - Weather
2012 Q4 14th Place - Getting Ready
14th Place - Details (Found)
Q3 8th Place - Reception
2011 Q4 16th Place - Details (Found)
20th Place - Weather
2010 Q4 2nd Place - Musicians & DJs
Q3 10th Place - Parents
19th Place - Parents
2009 Q4 3rd Place - Musicians & DJs

Our Wedding Packages begin $2250.00 for our Simple Package (8 hours of coverage and copies of all your wedding photos) and extend to $4500 for our Signature Package, which includes all day coverage, a second professional photojournalist and a fabulous custom-designed album made in Italy. You can also design your own custom package from our a la carte service list...

The following letters are from the clients of Chris Volpe. Click an image to view a larger version.

Amanda  &  Matt

Amanda & Matt
Married July 27th, 2012
"When I saw you climb up behind the organ pipes in the chapel, I thought you were crazy! Now that I have seen your photography, i know you are crazy talented! Thank you so much for capturing Amanda + Matt's wedding day so beautifully. It was so much fun to have you there- you put everyone...more "

Meg  &  Brian

Meg & Brian
Married June 15th, 2012
"Thank you so much for doing such a phenomenal job as our wedding photographer. Everything from the engagement photos and now to working on the final product, we have been extremely happy throughout the whole experience. Thanks for putting us at ease and for perfectly capturing our special...more "

Kathryn Townsend

Kathryn Townsend
Married November 5th, 2011
"Chris the photos are AWESOME! We love them and are so excited to show our friends and family! Thank you so much for doing such a wonderful job for us! We are really thrilled!"

Christine  &  Dan

Christine & Dan
Married November 21st, 2009
"We really wanted a photographer who would not be overly invasive, but still be present enough to capture all the moments of the day. You completely delivered for us. We ended up with a wonderful mixture of posed photos and candids; the detail photos (the flowers, the cake, the rings...more "

Becca  &  Brandon

Becca & Brandon
Married August 8th, 2009
"We didn't meet you until the day before the wedding when you showed up to shoot our wedding rehearsal (as part of our package). Immediately you were able to seamlessly integrate yourself into the festivities and begin taking great pictures. During the day of the wedding, you not only captured many special moments we would have otherwise missed, you were able to keep the bride calm with your great personality and humor. Your pictures are FULL of emotion - it is quite amazing how you...more "

Leah  &  Jamie

Leah & Jamie
Married June 13th, 2009
"You were a pleasure to work with during our wedding . Not only are you a professional and experienced photographer, your sense of humor and clever banter made the whole process easy, fun and creative. You captured moments at our wedding that we would never have thought of; the final product is memorable, artistic and conveys the emotion and excitement of our day. I have and will continue to refer you because you are a skilled photographer...more "