Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Wedding Photographers

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Wedding Photographers

Our Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes photographers also provide documentary-style coverage in: Ain, Allier, Ardeche, Cantal, Drome, Haute-Loire, Haute-Savoie, Isere, Puy-de-Dome, Rhone, Savoie

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

Intimate Wedding Photography in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - Capturing the Joy of Small Celebrations - Discover the best Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes photographers specializing in intimate marriages. Couples are embracing the trend of smaller, more meaningful celebrations. Let our talented photographers capture the joy and intimacy of your wedding day.

By planning a simple Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes elopement, couples are able to stay present in the moment and fully absorb the impact of their wedding day. Given the fact that many couples feel more natural and at ease in intimate settings, it's no surprise that some of the most breathtaking wedding images come from elopements.

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

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Photographers for Large or Small Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes 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.

France WPJA members are ready to document any DIY - do it yourself, pop-up, 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.

28 Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Wedding Photographers...

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes wedding photography by Coralie Garavel of the France WPJA

Coralie Garavel, a wedding photographer with a documentary-style, fell in love with photography while capturing moments at a friend's wedding, and has since photographed around 80 weddings in France and Europe since 2015.

Coralie Garavel

Charentay in Rhone (69) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
1900 (EUR)
France engagements + wedding photography by Jerome Villard

Jerome Villard is a talented France wedding photojournalist who expertly captures genuine moments for couples and families. He specializes in wedding reporting and also offers sessions for couples, families, and even dogs.

Jerome Villard

Gras, FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
1500 (EUR)
France wedding photography by Angelique Blaise

Based in France, Angelique Blaise is a wedding photographer specializing in capturing love stories. Raised in the beautiful Ardèche region, Angelique draws inspiration from its breathtaking landscapes. With a background in engineering, she discovered her passion for...

Angelique Blaise

Saint Montan in Ardeche(07) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
1300 (EUR)
Engagement Portraits by top Wedding and Elopement Photographer Sylvain Bouzat

Sylvain Bouzat is an experienced destination wedding photographer who has been capturing real moments at weddings since 2010. With his artistic approach, he creates documentary-style photos and reportages, specializing in elopements and engagement portraits. Sylvain's...

Sylvain Bouzat

Lyon, FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
4200 (EUR)
Lyon Wedding Photography by Elise Julliard of Rhone, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes, France

Elise Julliard, a talented wedding photojournalist from France, is driven by her love for nature and adventure. With 8 years of experience, she expertly captures the raw essence of emotions and the ethereal play of light in her work.

Elise Julliard

Anse in Rhone (69) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
2200 (EUR)
Lifestyle portrait of Grenoble, Isere wedding photographer Florian Fauvarque

Florian Fauvarque, a documentary wedding photographer based in Grenoble, honed his skills by capturing cherished memories since he was a child. Having found his true calling, Florian's captivating photographs tell an authentic story.

Florian Fauvarque

Grenoble in Isere(38) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
990 (EUR)
Lyon wedding photography by Mallory Davies of the Rhone Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes France

Mallory Davies, a wedding photojournalist from Lyon, seeks creative inspiration in the breathtaking allure and untamed allure of the natural world. Leaving her former life as a graphic designer, she now pursues her adventurous spirit by capturing the essence of weddings.

Mallory Davies

Décines-Charpieu in Rhone (69) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
1400 (EUR)
France wedding photography in a documentary style by Florian Maguin

With his extensive skill set as a wedding photojournalist, Florian Maguin has been immortalizing the moments of couples' wedding days since 2013. Through his expert lens, he creates custom-crafted photos that blend documentary style with a creative touch.

Florian Maguin

Chavanoz in Isere(38) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
2000 (EUR)
BW Lifestyle Portrait of Jessica Evrard, a Wedding and Elopement Photographer

Jessica Evrard, a skilled wedding photojournalist hailing from France, brings her father's passion for photography to each capture. Her meticulous attention to detail captures the essence of the moment.

Jessica Evrard

Venissieux, FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
1700 (EUR)
BW wedding photography, elopement coverage and engagement portraits by Castille Alma

With a documentary approach, Castille Alma utilizes her expertise in storytelling and visual aesthetics to create stunning wedding, elopement, and family photographs, drawing on her background in communication.

Castille Alma

Lyon, FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
2300 (EUR)
Studio portrait of French wedding reportage photographer David Blateyron

David Blateyron

Sallèdes in Puy-de-Dome (63) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
1500 (EUR)
France couple engagement photo sessions, elopements and wedding photography by Guillaume Tranquard

Guillaume Tranquard is a French visual storyteller and professional wedding photographer, known for his journalistic style that captures authentic and intimate moments of love and life.

Guillaume Tranquard

Salagnon, FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
2390 (EUR)
BW Studio Portrait of Lyon Wedding Photographer Emilie Roy of Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Emilie Roy, born in Croix-Rousse, with a Savoyard background, started photography early, mastering film and digital techniques. Passionate about capturing memories, she embraces each meeting, based in Croix-Rousse.

Emilie Roy

Messimy in Rhone (69) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
1450 (EUR)
Open market photo of France wedding reportage photographer David Pommier

David Pommier, a visual and documentary approach wedding photographer from France, has been capturing authentic and unobtrusive moments since 2012. Through his storytelling and visual style, he captures the essence of the couple's wedding day, preserving the genuine...

David Pommier

Lyon, FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
2000 (EUR)
Engagement, wedding photography by Coralie Castillo

Coralie Castillo has established herself as a talented wedding photographer in France, using a documentary approach to tell stories through captivating visuals. With over a decade of experience, she has preserved nearly 200 wedding memories, spanning from intimate affairs...

Coralie Castillo

Vernaison, FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
2000 (EUR)
Ambre Peyrotty, a Wedding Photographer of studio Zephyr & Luna

In a journalistic style, Ambre Peyrotty, a visual storyteller, specializes in capturing heartfelt moments of love during intimate weddings and elopements. Using her detail-oriented approach and a Bachelor's degree in photography from the Ecole de Condé, Ambre's...

Ambre Peyrotty

Les Sarraix in Puy-de-Dome (63) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
4000 (EUR)
BW studio portrait of French wedding photographer Thomas Vigliano

Thomas Vigliano, a photographer in Chambéry, Aix-les Bains, Annecy, and the Rhône-Alpes region, is a nature lover and sports enthusiast. He creates images with strong visual impact and storytelling elements. Thomas excels in capturing emotions and memories in wedding...

Thomas Vigliano

Annecy in Haute-Savoie (74) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
1700 (EUR)
Lifestyle Portrait of Tommy Loska, a Destination Wedding Photographer

Tommy Loska is a wedding photographer from Beaujolais, France, specializing in portrait photography for 10+ years. With a degree in Multimedia from Puy en Velay, he has covered 60+ weddings across Auvergne Rhône-Alpes, France, Europe, and Quebec. Inspired by nature,...

Tommy Loska

Ecoche in Loire (42) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
2400 (EUR)
Grenoble wedding photography by Chloe Perez of the Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes WPJA

Chloe Perez, a wedding photographer from Montreal, is based in Grenoble, Isère. With a passion for human connections and an eco-citizen lifestyle, she embraces colorful and authentic photography to capture real and sincere moments that reflect her clients' unique...

Chloe Perez

Grenoble in Isere(38) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
1900 (EUR)
Alienor Perrard, your wedding photographer in Lyon, France

After immersing herself in the study of human sciences and pursuing various career paths, Alienor Perrard found her passion for photography as a wedding photojournalist in Lyon.

Alienor Perrard

Francheville in Rhone (69) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
1550 (EUR)
WPJA POY Trophy-Winner William Lambelet - Wedding and Elopement Photographer

William Lambelet began his career as a wedding photographer in 2009. He has a special talent for capturing real moments at weddings using a photojournalistic approach. With his unique perspective, he documents every detail of the special day, no matter how big or small.

William Lambelet

Montpellier in Herault (34) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
2100 (EUR)
Isabelle Bazin Wedding and Elopement Photographer - isasouri photo

Isabelle Bazin, an internationally renowned wedding photographer with 25 years of experience, brings her creative vision and journalistic style to capture beautiful moments.

Isabelle Bazin

Goutz in Haute-Garonne (31) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
250/hour (EUR)
Ludovic Lieffrig Wedding and Elopement Photographer

Ludovic Lieffrig is a wedding photographer based in France. Since 2016, he has been capturing beautiful moments on camera, bringing his passion for photography to life. With a background in the automobile industry, he made the bold decision to pursue his true calling as a...

Ludovic Lieffrig

Saint-Mathieu-de-Tréviers in Herault (34) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
1800 (EUR)
Var wedding photography by Marion Deletraz of PACA France

Marion Deletraz, renowned as a documentary wedding photographer, seamlessly integrates her expertise in image reporting, speech therapy, and animal mediation. With an unparalleled skill set, she skillfully documents the heartfelt moments that make each couple's day...

Marion Deletraz

Cuers in Var (83) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
1300 (EUR)
Poitiers wedding photography by Corentin Azamoun of the Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France WPJA

A skilled wedding photojournalist, Corentin Azamoun, utilizes his creative talents and passion for travel to capture raw emotions and create breathtaking wedding memories.

Corentin Azamoun

Poitiers in Vienne (86) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
1600 (EUR)
France and PACA wedding photography by Severine Reynaud

Severine Reynaud has been a wedding photographer since 2014, specializing in destination weddings and natural family portraits. Her passion for photography began at age 12, developing ever since to build her skills and style.

Severine Reynaud

Orgon in Bouches-du-Rhone (13) , FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
1090 (EUR)
France Wedding Photographer Florent Fauqueux

In Florent Fauqueux's journalistic style, he is a visual storyteller, capturing the intimate moments that touch people's hearts. His passion for photography began with the birth of his son and grew with the arrival of his daughter.

Florent Fauqueux

La Rochelle, FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
1850 (EUR)
Damien Lorek is a wedding and elopement WPJA photographer

As a documentary wedding photographer, Damien Lorek's unique perspective transcends traditional imagery, immortalizing cherished memories through raw and unposed shots.

Damien Lorek

Champey, FR *Now booking Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes weddings.
1500 (EUR)

1 more photographers available for your wedding...

1800 Euro

PHOTOGRAPHER: MARRIAGE & FAMILY - MONTPELLIER: Ludovic Lieffrig

Saint-Mathieu-de-Tréviers in Herault (34) , France

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Couples

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

A heartwarming moment at Beaulon City Hall in France: A bride embraces her groom tenderly while their young daughter cuddles against his leg, illustrating familial love on their special day.
Groom getting his boutonnière pinned at Les Fermes de Marie hotel in Megève, trying to stay focused while friends tell jokes during wedding preparations.
Playful 'he and she' game during the wine reception at an Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes wedding, capturing their joy and love.
In the region of Isere, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, the emotional moment when the bride's brother sees her in her wedding dress for the first time at their parent's home.
In Isere, a playful moment captured in a church as the couple’s son hides under the altar, trying to escape quietly during the priest’s speech at the wedding.
A beautiful moment captured as the bride dresses up in her home in Rhône, raising her arm to slip into her wedding dress.
Amidst the groom's preparations at a charming Rhône reception venue, his son arrives in tears, prompting the bride and groom's guests to reunite father and son before the wedding.
In a picturesque reception venue in Ardeche, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, the newlyweds share a tender post ceremony wedding kiss under the veil.
At the city hall in Isere, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, the couple's love is immortalized as they passionately kiss beside a striking modern statue - a memorable wedding portrait.
Guest at the reception venue in Ardeche, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, attempts to shatter the pinata with flair by kicking it overhead
Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes bride bursts into laughter next to the groom during outdoor ceremony
Women guests at a ceremony in Ardeche, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, sharing emotional moments as they leave - some shedding tears while others bursting into laughter

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can couples find top-ranked Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes wedding photographers?
A: The WPJA created the original wedding photographer ranking systems. Our innovative system is based on contest winning points, meaning that the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes 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 Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes 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 Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes wedding photographers for their own wedding.
Q: Who are the best Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes 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.

Getting Married in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - Planning for the Best Wedding Photography

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