California - Southern Wedding Photographers

If you choose one of our WPJA California - Southern wedding photojournalists as your wedding photographer, please let them know you found them through the Wedding Photojournalist Association.

The WPJA at a glance: The Wedding Photojournalist Association puts the best California - Southern wedding photographers at your fingertips, by granting membership only to the most talented professional wedding photographers in the world--photographers who focus solely on using their documentary photography skills to capture ‘the moments’ of your wedding day.

Brett  Butterstein
5500 US Dollar

Brett Butterstein

Encinitas in California, United States

2007 - Worlds top wedding photographers - Just Married - Italian Luxury Magazine 2009 - Top ten wedding photographers in the world - American Photo Magazine 2009 - Speaker - Foundation Conference 2011 - Junebug Weddings Best of the Best - The top...

Andre  Maier
4000 US Dollar

Andre Maier

Santa Monica in California, United States

André Maier has been a professional wedding photojournalist since moving to New York City in 1992. Andre studied Chemistry and Molecular Biology in Berlin and London, before studying photography, which has been his true passion all along. Apart from...

Annie  Bang
1900 US Dollar

Annie Bang

Los Angeles in California, United States

I’m a moment junkie. I studied Journalism in college and I once was an international journalist based in Seoul. I strongly believe that the absolute best way to re-live the most special day is looking at your photos of the real moments and emotions...

3500 US Dollar

Viera Photographics: Jaime Viera

Encinitas in California, United States

Jaime Viera is an international, award-winning wedding photographer based in Sonoma, California. Jaime discovered a love for photography while pursuing her passion for traveling the world. On each trip she returned with an impressive collection of...

4800 US Dollar

David Crane

Santa Clarita in California, United States

David Crane is an editorial photographer who has documented news stories as a photojournalist for more than 25 years. His images of celebrities, politicians, musicians, and sports figures have appeared in Time, Newsweek, Rolling Stone, and LIFE. A...

4300 US Dollar

Maya Myers

Los Angeles, United States

As a photojournalist, it is Maya’s job to be an observer and storyteller. It is her passion however for the human condition, emotions, relationships, LOVE, that draws her to photographing weddings. Based in Los Angeles, Maya balances her days...

Devon  Meyers
2400 US Dollar

Devon Meyers

Malibu in California, United States

Devon is a photojournalist with years of experience working for newspapers such as The Aspen Times, The San Francisco Chronicle, and The Malibu Times. He has won numerous Colorado Press Association Awards. He currently splits his time between...

Aaron  Willcox
500/hr US Dollar

Aaron Willcox

Encinitas in California, United States

Aaron has been photographing weddings for over 14 years all over the world. Over the past decade, Aaron has been able to witness the trajectory of wedding photography, where it has been, where it is headed. He is based in Carlsbad, CA where he...

Michael  Bezman
3500 US Dollar

Michael Bezman

Sherman Oaks in California, United States
Kristina  Cazares-Neri
3500 US Dollar

ANZA foto+film: Kristina Cazares-Neri

San Diego in California, United States
750 US Dollar

The Uncommon Image: Samara Manger-Weil

Los Angeles in California, United States

Samara Manger-Weil studied Cinematography & Photography at Ithaca College's Park School of Communications. She began shooting weddings alongside her father, himself an award winning WPJA photographer. At the age of sixteen she was the...

Jonathan  Moore
2800 US Dollar

Jonathan Moore

Los Angeles in California, United States

Hello! I am an award winning documentary wedding photographer based in Southern California. As of January 2017, I have photographed 43 weddings both locally and abroad. I have been fortunate to have worked for some very nice couples, many of whom...

Jenna  Schoenefeld
2100 US Dollar

Jenna Eve Photography: Jenna Schoenefeld

Los Angeles in California, United States

Hello there! My name is Jenna Schoenefeld (Jenna Eve Schoenefeld), and I am a woman with a passion for pictures. Throughout my career as a photojournalist, I have always been drawn to document the true and candid. Weddings have a beautiful state of...

Ryan  Bethke
1650 US Dollar

Ryan Bethke

Hemet, United States

I am a wedding photographer whose work is influenced by the infinitely varied nuances of human expression and interaction. Everywhere I go I watch not only people, but also the light and the shadows, the textures and the shapes, making photographic...

Gina  Clyne
925 US Dollar

Gina Clyne

Los Angeles in California, United States

I would describe my style of wedding photography as photojournalistic. While capturing formal portraits of the Bride and Groom are important, I also believe that catching the ambiance of your day and the life-force of your invited guests is of equal...

3200 US Dollar

Shaun Baker

San Diego in California, United States
2300 US Dollar

Ilumina Studios: Carsten Schertzer

Oxnard in California, United States
4200 US Dollar

Shaunte Dittmar

Lake Tahoe in California, United States

I fell into my passion for photography at a younger age and used it as a means to document the world around me. I look to create photos with movement, color and real emotion.

Jennifer  Jackson
3000 US Dollar

Jennography: Jennifer Jackson

Chicago in Illinois, United States

I am a Chicago-based photographer living in the Bucktown neighborhood in Chicago with my husband, and closest friend, Shawn.  When I was thirteen I picked up my mother's camera and started documenting our lives. The one hour photo lab down...

1800 US Dollar

William West

in New Jersey, United States

William began his career as a professional photographer in 2006, and has photographed more than 350 weddings throughout the United States and abroad. William's unique style is a natural result of his interest in art, design, and culture...

Client Letters

Amanda & David

Photographed by William West

You were very responsive and flexible. Your eye and style are fantastic and you are very calm and collected. Since the day we booked...

Alex & Alex

Photographed by Maya Myers

Maya! You are beyond talented, and we feel a strong sense of gratitude for your amazing work! As you know, Our family comes from a...