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

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.

Lancashire wedding photography by James Tracey, of England United Kingdom
Wedding Photographer Australia - Tasmania photography by Ed Jones
portrait of Caroline Elenbaas, or Caroline Peeters, wedding and elopement photographer by Cfoto. It's a close up portrait in. colour.
Noord Holland, Netherlands elopement and wedding photographer, Jess van Ruiven
Netherlands wedding photography by Simone Janssen, of Zuid Holland
Photography of weddings and elopements in Nebraska by Andrea Bibeault
Brazil and Rio de Janeiro wedding photography by Lucas Coutinho
Greenville Wedding Photographer Matthew Pautz of South Carolina
Arlington wedding and elopement photography by Anastasiia Polyakov, of Virginia
Miami wedding and elopement photography by Brenda Bravo - Florida WPJA
Thessaloniki wedding and elopement photography by Vasilis Maneas of Greece
Bradley Hanson is a Minnesota wedding photographer from Minneapolis
Paris wedding and elopement photography by Charline Eberhardt of France
professional photojournalist, portrait & wedding photographer - Barbara Zanon of Italy
Porto wedding photography by Pedro Filipe of Portugal
Kristy May photographs both New York and New Jersey weddings.
Johnny Shryock, Arlington VA Wedding Photographer
Netherlands and Overijssel Wedding Photography by Jola Mulder

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...

The Authenticity of
Wedding Photojournalism

Mango Gu, of , is a wedding photographer for
Samuele Ciaffoni, of Ancona, is a wedding photographer for
Andres Preumayr, of Santa Fe, is a wedding photographer for Rosario, Argentina