Are you planning a short-notice, small wedding or elopement?

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIOS OPEN DURING COVID-19 - Many couples don’t want to wait. They are planning to get married in the very near future, eloping, or rushing a small ceremony with their photographer, some close friends, and family but dispensing with or postponing the reception party. 

View WPJA photo stories from smaller weddings - WedElope | Choose love, not fear!

SMALL WEDDINGS + ELOPEMENTS | choose love, not fear

Real Wedding Photography

Since 2002, the WPJA has been connecting Brides and Grooms with the best, most reknown wedding photographers from around the world.

Goiás Wedding Photography by Claudia Amorim, of Brazil
Krisztian Bozso, Hungary wedding photography and elopements
Drôme wedding photographer Lucie Mahé of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
WPJA Trophy William Lambelet Wedding and Elopement Photographer for France and Occitanie
London small wedding photography by Wayne La of England United Kingdom
Rhode Island and Providence wedding and elopement photography by Kathryn Yeaton
Los Angeles wedding and elopement photographer Annie Bang of CA
Houston wedding photography by Jill Goehring of Texas
Southern California and Orange County wedding photography by Leo Do of Capture the Moment Studio
Norfolk Norwich wedding reportage photographer Jeremy James Durkin
Norfolk-UK wedding reportage photography by Tim Stephenson, of United Kingdom and England
Kitchener, Ontario wedding and elopement photography by Lori-Anne Crewe - Canada WPJA
North Carolina Wedding Photographer Brooke Mayo
Helsinki wedding photography by Petri Mast of Finland

Genuine Photo Contests

The WPJA hosts multiple wedding photography contests each year, awarding only the most captivating and engaging photos.

View winners from past contests below:

WPJA News & Articles

Checkout the latest wedding photojournalism news and top articles:

WPJA’s 2019 Artistic Guild Photographer of the Year says he couldn’t have asked for a better training ground for his craft than the years he spent as a...


Congratulations to Yves Schepers of Belgium ! To call Yves Schepers’ first year as a WPJA member eventful would be an understatement. Not only did the Belgian...

Matteo Originale, Italy Matteo Originale excels at work that is, well, original. In his wedding photography business, he has honed a point of view that...

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Indra Simons, of Overijssel, is a wedding photographer for Hengelo - De Houtmaat