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. 

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Real Wedding Photography

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

North Carolina Wedding Photographer Brooke Mayo
Rich Howman, England Wedding Reportage Photographer
Noord Brabant Wedding Reportage Photography by Gaby Ermstrang
Ho Chi Minh wedding photography by Huy Nguyen of Vietnam
Budapest wedding photography by Tunde Koncsol of Hungary
Chicago wedding and elopement photography by Victoria Sprung
Liguria and Savona wedding photography by Giorgia Gaggero, of Italy
Veneto and Venice Wedding and Elopement Photographer Carlo Bettuolo, of Italy
Hesse Wedding Photographer Steven Herrschaft, of Germany
Baltimore wedding and elopement photography by Breanna Shaw of Maryland
Chicago Wedding and Elopement Photographer Allison Williams, of Illinois
Knoxville wedding photography by Leah Moyers of Tennessee
Teramo wedding and elopement photography by Pierpaolo Cialini - Abruzzo and Italy event coverage.

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

Valerie Teppe, of , is a wedding photographer for aix en provence