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.

Samuel Berthelot - Jolie Histoire Photographie
Italy Couple Engagement Sessions Wedding and Elopement Photographer Carlo Bettuolo
Wedding photographer Stam Chananakhon
China Wedding Photography in Fujian by Kai Xiao
Rio de Janeiro wedding and engagement photography by Bruno Mattos of the Brazil WPJA
Germany wedding photography by Monique De Caro of North Rhine-Westphalia
Michael Mann
M&J Photographers - wedding elopement photography by Jean-Luc Legros
GVK Goran Vadlja Kamenjašević Elopement and Wedding Photography
Indra Simons - iSi weddings - Dutch wedding and elopement photographer
Colorado wedding photography and intimate elopements by Stacy Gillespie
Portrait of Wedding Photographer Sarah Priestap
Kirill Brusilovsky wedding photography for creative couples
Tracey Buyce

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...

WPJA 2020 POY

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

Razvan Danaila, of Bedfordshire, is a wedding photographer for Grand Connaught Rooms
Kari Bellamy, of London, is a wedding photographer for
Guests applaud the bride in this getting ready image composed by a documentary-style wedding photographer.