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.

Wedding reportage photography by Nadine Lotze of Lumoid Photo
Bucharest wedding and elopement photography by Petrica Tanase - Romania
Couple engagement portrait sessions + wedding and elopement photography by Qi Xiang of Jian Impression
Wedding photographer Stam Chananakhon
Laura Alpizar - Wedding Photographer
Madison wedding and elopement photography by Ilana Bar-av of Wisconsin
China Wedding Photography in Fujian by Kai Xiao
Colorado wedding photography and intimate elopements by Stacy Gillespie
France Wedding Photographer Florent Fauqueux
Italy engagement photo sessions, weddings and elopement images by Mirko Vegliò
Portrait of wedding and engagement photographer Tom Leung
Wedding photography by Nadine Court
Artem Pitkevich, Russia Wedding Photographer

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

JD Land, of Pennsylvania, is a wedding photographer for