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. 

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Verana Boutique Homes, Yelapa, Mexico Elopement Photo Story Award

The couple married outside beside a rocky beach and blue water at Verana in Yelapa, Mexico.

Yelapa, Mexico Beach Elopement Photography Story | married outside surrounded by flower petals beside a rocky beach and blue water at Verana in Yelapa, Mexico

Yvette and James are married outside surrounded by flower petals beside a rocky beach and blue water at Verana in Yelapa, Mexico.

Verana Boutique Homes Mexico wedding photo of the groom getting ready in a beachside bungalow

Verana Boutique Homes, Yelapa, Mexico Elopement Picture Story | the groom gets ready for the ceremony, carefully adjusting a sleeve in his breezy, beachside bungalow at Verana Boutique Homes, Yelapa, Mexico

Here James gets ready for the ceremony, carefully adjusting a sleeve in his breezy, beachside bungalow at Verana Boutique Homes, Yelapa, Mexico.

Mexico Wedding Ceremony image of a beautiful view of the village

Yelapa, Mexico Wedding Elopement Photography | Peeking out from beneath palm fronds is a beautiful view of the fishing village, Yelapa, from Verana

Peeking out from beneath palm fronds is a beautiful view of the fishing village, Yelapa, from Verana.

Mexico Wedding image as the bride is curling her hair in Yelapa

Yelapa, Mexico Wedding Elopement Photos | the bride stands, curling her hair in front of a mirror in her airy and rustic bungalow surrounded by stone walls, a clear pool, and filled with sunlight

Yvette stands, curling her hair in front of a mirror in her airy and rustic bungalow surrounded by stone walls, a clear pool, and filled with sunlight.

Yelapa, Mexico Elopement bride and groom having a drink together at the open bar

Yelapa, Mexico Wedding Elopement Images | the bride and groom share a drink together at the open-air bar at Verana Boutique Homes, Yelapa, Mexico

Yvette and James share a drink together at the open-air bar at Verana Boutique Homes, Yelapa, Mexico.

Yelapa, Mexico wedding image of the bride and groom as they head to the elopement ceremony

Yelapa, Mexico Elopement Images | the bride and groom head to the ceremony and take their time walking down a beautiful stone staircase surrounded by foliage and hidden behind a massive stone vase

Yvette and James head to the ceremony and take their time walking down a beautiful stone staircase surrounded by foliage and hidden behind a massive stone vase.

Yelapa, Mexico Elopement portrait as the couple laughs near tropical flowers

Yelapa, Mexico Bride and Groom Elopement Images | The pair laughs and smiles during the ceremony. They’re truly enjoying themselves, surrounded by tropical flora. Even the bride’s bouquet sports some lovely orange tropical flowers

The pair laughs and smiles during the ceremony. They’re truly enjoying themselves, surrounded by tropical flora. Even the bride’s bouquet sports some lovely orange tropical flowers.

Mexico Wedding Ceremony image from a tropical elopement ceremony

Yelapa, Mexico Elopement Ceremony Picture | The officiant smiles as she gives the couple permission to kiss, concluding this tropical, secluded, and intimate ceremony

The officiant smiles as she gives the couple permission to kiss, concluding this tropical, secluded, and intimate ceremony.

Yelapa, Mexico Elopement newlyweds image of them gaze into one another’s eyes

Yelapa, Mexico Elopement Wedding Portrait | The newlyweds gaze longingly into one another’s eyes and hold hands as they stand on a dock floating on gleaming blue water

The newlyweds gaze longingly into one another’s eyes and hold hands as they stand on a dock floating on gleaming blue water.