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. 

View WPJA photo stories from smaller weddings - WedElope | Choose love, not fear!

Basel-Stadt Wedding Photographers

Wedding Photographers of Basel-Stadt, Switzerland

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Basel-Stadt Elopement Photographers

In recent days, some of our Europe photographers have expressed their desire to accommodate couples who don’t want to wait to be married and are rushing the ceremony.

Many brides and grooms around the globe are planning to elope and deciding to reschedule their original ideas for a big event. They are getting wed on a whim, but dispensing with or postponing all else.

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

Most Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards
May 22nd, 2020
Hull Guildhall, East Yorkshire, UK Elopement Picture Story | The bride and groom arrive for their wedding ceremony at the Hull Guildhall
May 22nd, 2020
Ladies Beach, Nantucket Island, MA Elopement Photographer | The couple exchanged vows at Ladies Beach with waves crashing on the shore
May 22nd, 2020
New York City - Queens Borough Hall Elopement Photographer | With a handful of close friends and family, the young couple were wed in the Queens Borough Hall in New York City.

Elopement Photographers for Small Switzerland Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Basel-Stadt 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.

Members are ready to document any town hall, pop-up, civil ceremony, 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.

We are anxious to create a picture story chronicling your symbolic, romantic, casual, small wedding from beginning to end. In this sense, it is no different from any other event that we have covered. The emphasis is on documenting key moments, capturing spontaneous displays of emotion, telling your real love story, as well as creating artistic portraits and details.

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving Basel-Stadt Couples

3 Documentary Wedding Photographers...

Vincent Bourrut photographs weddings all around Switzerland and Bern

I am a Swiss professional wedding photographer. When shooting a wedding, I focus mainly on spontaneous and real pictures. During the last 10 years I’ve shoot more than 200 weddings all around Switzerland. I hope to hear from you soon! Bye, Vincent [Bern Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2500 (CHF)
Wedding Photographer Anastasia Arrigo of Switzerland

My name is Anastasia Arrigo and I am a wedding photographer - I have specialized exclusively in weddings because wedding photography is my passion. I was born and raised in Riga (Latvia). Since 1998 I live in Switzerland and for more than 10 years in one of the most beautiful and cozy towns in Switzerland, Bremgarten AG. I am happily married and mother of two wonderful children. Maybe I'll disappoint you, but I was not born with the camera in my hand and no, I did not find an old camera of my father in my childhood and since then I can not let go of photography. No, on the contrary, I started taking pictures pretty late. I taught myself everything, from the first small digital camera to the ultrazoom camera and on to the first SLR camera. Now I shoot with 2 Canon 5D Mark 3 cameras. Since 2011 I photograph weddings and since that time I have visited different workshops of my favorite photographers. [Aargau Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2690 (CHF)
Fribourg, Switzerland wedding Photography by Alexandre Bourguet

What I like in the work of wedding photographer is to be able to tell a story through my photos. My goal is to make the most beautiful images possible, with a real aesthetic research. My goal is that the bride and groom can flip through their album for many years always taking the same pleasure. I'm part of this new generation of wedding photographers who want to dust off the genre. I do not like the photos of 20 years ago with a stuck groom who does not know what to do and a bride with a frozen smile. It must be spontaneous, funny, alive and that it speaks of love. [Fribourg Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3600 (CHF)

1 more photographers available for your wedding...

1200 Euro

Wedding Photographer: Adrian Hancu

Strasbourg, United States

Born in Chisinau, Moldova (Ex-URSS). Law school education followed by a premature love affair with photography. Freelance photographer since 2003. Over the years, I fulfill my clients’ expectations by combining a natural intuition and keen eye...

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