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 our photo stories from smaller weddings - WedElope

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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.

Karri North of Toronto, Canada photographs weddings and elopements with a photojournalistic, candid style.
Miami wedding and elopement photography by Brenda Bravo - Florida WPJA
Estes Park, Colorado wedding photography by Joe Pyle
 Venkata Rajesh Paruchuri - India based wedding photographer
Nick Giardina is a Middlesex, New Jersey wedding photographer.
Malaga wedding photography by Jesus Merida, of Andalusia Spain
Photography of weddings and elopements in Nebraska by Andrea Bibeault
Denise Chastain developed her Long Island, NY wedding and elopement photography skills at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City.
Portrait of Omaha wedding phographer McKenzie Ring - Nebraska WPJA Photographer
Haute-Garonne and Toulouse wedding photography by Jean-Luc Legros, of Occitanie, France
professional photojournalist, portrait & wedding photographer - Barbara Zanon of Italy
Nanping wedding photography by Qi Xiang of Fujian, China
Zuid Holland Wedding Photographer Ingeborg van Bruggen
Ho Chi Minh wedding photography by Huy Nguyen of Vietnam
Amanda Gril is a Wedding Photographer for Balearic Islands and Ibiza couples in Spain
Norfolk-UK wedding reportage photography by Tim Stephenson, of United Kingdom and England
Denver wedding photography by Kevin Mohatt, of Colorado
Pittsburgh wedding photographer Erica Dietz for all of Pennsylvania

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...


To call Yves Schepers’ first year as a WPJA member eventful would be an understatement. Not only did the Belgian photographer win 41 monthly contest...

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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David Clumpner, of Montana, is a wedding photographer for Bigfork, Montana
Renan Radici, of Rio Grande do Sul, is a wedding photographer for
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