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

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIOS ARE OPEN - 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.

Fujian, China wedding photographer Joy Qin of Joy&Lily Photography Studio
Kristina Cazares Neri, California wedding photographer of Anza Foto + Film
Sofia wedding and elopement photography by Simeon Simeonov, of Bulgaria
Wedding and elopement photography by Jonathan Ryder
Bradley Hanson
Guangzhou wedding photography by Jinqi Tan, of Guangdong, China
Couple engagement shoots and wedding photography by Paolo Ferrera
Tracey Buyce
Italy engagement photo sessions, weddings and elopement images by Mirko Vegliò
Engagement Portrait Pro, Wedding and Elopement Photographer Johnny Shryock of the WPJA
Studio Image of Wedding Photographer Vinh Vo of 3M Studios LLC
Wedding photography by Cedric Derbaise of France
Couple engagement portrait sessions + wedding and elopement photography by Qi Xiang of Jian Impression
Kate Crabtree

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:

When viewing the wildly adventurous and vibrant wedding photography of Barbara Dorota Karpowicz, who runs BDFK Photography together with her husband, it is no...


Congratulations to Renan Radici When Renan Radici joined the WPJA a few years ago, his goal was to become the most awarded photographer in the association in a...

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...

The Authenticity of
Wedding Photojournalism

Nam Trinh, of Virginia, is a wedding photographer for