Aspen Wedding Photographers

Aspen Wedding Photographers

Find Aspen photographers serving: Maroon Bells, Elk Mountains, Maroon Peak, Pitkin County, Gunnison County, White River National Forest, Rocky Mountains, Sawatch Range, Elk Mountains, Roaring Fork River, Continental Divide, Glenwood Springs, and all of Colorado

Aspen Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our Aspen wedding photographer vendors have expressed their desire to accommodate couples who don’t want to wait to be married and are rushing the ceremony.

Many couples have recently discovered that less is more when it comes to wedding planning in Aspen, and those small weddings allow them to truly enjoy every aspect of their day. While they may be planning a sweet and simple Aspen elopement, couples still want to have their wedding day documented.

The WPJA has an abundance of top-ranked, Aspen documentary wedding photographers available right now who understand that some weddings and elopements can’t wait. Find yours today!

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Aspen Photographers for Large or Small Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Aspen wedding event is a wedding photojournalist’s dream: a fairly open schedule with lots of breathing space for creativity – it’s just the photographer, the couple, the officiant, and perhaps a few select companions.

Colorado WPJA members are ready to document any civil ceremony, fast, secret, or elopement wedding, even if it is a Monday-Thursday ceremony. Search for the “Can Shoot Weddings on Short Notice!” message on the listings below.

View Award-Winning Pictures from Aspen Wedding Venues

6 Aspen Wedding Photographers...

Engagements, Weddings and Elopement Photographer Lucy Schultz

Lucy Schultz

Lakewood in Colorado, US *Now booking Aspen weddings.
4900 (USD)
Colorado engagements + wedding and elopement photography by Sean Lara

Sean Lara

Fort Collins in Colorado, US *Now booking Aspen weddings.
2250 (USD)
Colorado wedding photography and intimate elopements by Stacy Gillespie

Stacy Gillespie

Silverthorne in Colorado, US *Now booking Aspen weddings.
6200 (USD)
Wedding and elopement Photographer Carl Bower

Carl Bower

Denver in Colorado, US *Now booking Aspen weddings.
4000 (USD)
Colorado wedding photography and elopements by Nina Larsen Reed

Nina Larsen Reed

Boulder in Colorado, US *Now booking Aspen weddings.
2500 (USD)
Colorado Springs wedding and elopement photography by Gabrielle Stowe
3000 (USD)

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving Aspen Couples

Wedding Venue Pictures by Aspen Wedding Photographers

Please select a venue below to view all associated contest-winning Aspen wedding photos.

Aspen Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

Below are some Aspen wedding photography samples from the world’s best wedding photographers of the WPJA. Some of these Aspen marriage pictures might be artistic portraits, details, or documentary-style images that have come from getting ready sessions, wedding ceremonies, reception venues, or Aspen engagement portrait sessions with couples.

Colorado pinecreek cookhouse last dance of reception from outside
A Colorado Wedding, Elopement, and Engagement Photographer created this artistic, fun portrait of this a couple laying down in a bed of fallen aspen leaves at the Rocky Mountain National Park
A Denver Wedding, Elopement, and Engagement Photographer created this artistic, mountain portrait of this Colorado couple at Maroon Bells illustrating them dancing in the mountains
A Rocky Mountain Wedding, Elopement, and Engagement Photographer created this creative, majestic portrait of this Colorado couple at Maroon Bells depicting them backlit in the mountains at dusk
Best Aspen wedding photojournalism picture from Chapperral Ranch in Colorado showing The bride is carried by wedding guests during the wedding reception
World's best creative wedding photography from Aspen Mountain Resort showing a detail of a page flying in the wind as rings rest in the wedding ceremony book
Aspen, Colorado pre-wed portraits during a canoodle in the green aspen forest
A distinguished Aspen wedding image from a Colorado couple photo session as they take in the epic views on a mountaintop

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can couples find top-ranked Aspen wedding photographers?
A: The WPJA created the original wedding photographer ranking systems. Our innovative system is based on contest winning points, meaning that the Aspen photographers you see at the top of your search results page have recently won the most — and the most recent — contest awards. Our contests judge photographers based on their creativity, style, composure, and ability to capture the heart of any couple's story on their wedding day.
Q: How can couples find reviews of Aspen wedding photographers?
A: We call them Client Letters. At the WPJA, we decided more than 20 years ago to avoid incorporating those third-person testimonials and endorsements that are found all too often in advertisements. Instead, we elevated our listings with the use of Client Letters, which represent the actual words and feelings of the clients who booked those Aspen wedding photographers for their own wedding.
Q: Who are the best Aspen wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Aspen documentary wedding photographers for elopements. Our members are able to submit WedElope Stories that take you step-by-step, via a 9 image picture story, through the unique and moving elopements that take place around the world.
WPJA Communiqué: Featured Wedding Photography Articles
We all know that the economy can go through some hard times, and be somewhat reminiscent of past recessions. However, as people cut back on non-essential little luxuries here and there, one constant remains: weddings. People don’t tend to just stop getting married due...Read more
WHAT EXACTLY DOES IT MEAN TO ELOPE? If you look up the definition of “elope” in the Merriam-Webster dictionary , you’ll find a plethora of meanings making it quite clear how polarizing the word has become, and how it has transformed and evolved with the passage of time and...Read more
It’s no secret that these are strange times we’re going through right now, and there are many couples out there with weddings set in the near future who are left feeling uncertain and concerned about their futures. While that’s understandable, it’s also important to...Read more


Black and white wedding photography of couple dancing by a Loveland, Colorado wedding photojournalist

Morgan and Jordan

Photo by Carl Bower

Thank you so much! The photos are stunning - we truly couldn't be happier!

Couple kissing while leaving ceremony at Villa Parker wedding by Denver wedding photojournalist.

Julia and David

Photo by Carl Bower

Thank you so much for being as fantastic on the wedding day as you have been leading up to the day…In all seriousness you just gave me all the feels. Thanks for the laughs.

The bride and groom alone together following their temple wedding and music hall reception party

Yasaswi and Dima

Photo by Carl Bower

We are so tremendously grateful for your coming all the way out to Pittsburgh and lending your artistic vision to the day. The pictures are stunning. You caught incredible moments. Thank you for capturing it so beautifully. We shared the photos this weekend and have heard incredibly positive feedback on the moments you captured. Thank you so much for being there to celebrate with us.