Are you planning a short-notice, small wedding or elopement?

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIOS OPEN DURING COVID-19 - 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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Bourgogne-Franche-Comte Wedding Photographers

Wedding Photographers of Bourgogne-Franche-Comte, France

Bourgogne-Franche-Comte Elopement Photographers

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - 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 because of current covid restrictions, social distancing, and mask requirements. 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!

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Elopement Photographers for Small France Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Bourgogne-Franche-Comte 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 DIY - do it yourself, themed, fast, 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 intimate, symbolic, unique, 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 Bourgogne-Franche-Comte Couples

4 Documentary Wedding Photographers...

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes and Lyon wedding photography by Coralie Castillo of France

Photographer in Lyon for more than 10 years with, to my credit, nearly 200 wedding reports, from the most traditional to the most whimsical, from the most intimate to the most grandiose, I realize for you with enthusiasm the best shots of this great day. I attach great importance to the transmission of memories and family heritage. This beautiful day you are preparing is a major piece of the puzzle of your life. My mission is to transcribe this special day the best I can, for you to remember with happiness and share with pride. Let me show you little details you have not seen during d-day and that will make the difference. [Lyon Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2000 (EUR)

Hello I'm from the region of Lyon in France. I work both in France and abroad. I'm married and the proud father of two little girls, Louise and Lilou. A photograph as the expression of more than a moment, but of an emotion, be it your own, that of your family, friends, your child… Allowing you to experience, even years later, the power and the magic of a fleeting instant. Looking at a photo and feeling like you’re there… These are my promises. A photographer from Lyon, limited only by the four corners of the earth. With a lust for life and spontaneity, I bring a sense of humour, simplicity and a self-confessed touch of the unexpected, I’ll always be with you when it counts. The sole focus of my work is to making you look incredible. Because my only signature is what will become yours, after all everything is the story of an encounter between the two of us. For me it's above all the story of an encounter … So let’s meet up. [Lyon Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
1900 (EUR)
Kathleen Viron-Dunn is a Burgundy wedding photographer from France
Starting Price:
1700 (EUR)
Grand Est and Haute-Marne wedding photography by Oliver Saillard of France

I like people. And even more to take pictures of them. Originally from the South-West of France and after stays in Saint-Étienne, Berlin, and Malacky, I have been living in Langres, Haute-Marne since 2015. I love the peace, the hospitality, and the comfort of this small country town. An adventurer at heart, I know Berlin like the back of my hand, I have a Brazilian passport and I negotiate in Khmer with Phnom Pehn's tuk-tuk. And if I love traveling passionately, my carbon footprint makes me feel guilty. I partly compensate by being a vegetarian and doing my laundry with the ashes from my fireplace. I play tennis (I am 30), cycle (much less than I would like), I am a fan of the Sixers and the French biathlon team, I love to cook (especially for my girlfriend), read fantasy (Tolkien, Katz, Jaworski), play board games (4 Gods, RFTG), add parentheses in my sentences, read photo books, look at photos. And above all to take pictures. [Haute-Marne Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
1800 (EUR)
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