East Midlands Wedding Photographers

East Midlands Wedding Photographers

Our East Midlands photographers also provide documentary-style coverage in: Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Rutland, Derby, Leicester, Lincoln, Mansfield, Northampton, Nottingham, Chesterfield, Corby, Grantham, Hinckley, Kettering, Loughborough, Newark-on-Trent, Skegness, Wellingborough, Worksop

East Midlands Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

Intimate Wedding Photography in East Midlands - Capturing the Joy of Small Celebrations - Discover the best East Midlands 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 East Midlands 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, East Midlands documentary wedding photographers available right now who understand that some weddings and elopements can’t wait. Find yours today!

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

East Midlands Photographers for Large or Small Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small East Midlands 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.

England WPJA members are ready to document any DIY - do it yourself, fast, quick, 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.

21 East Midlands Wedding Photographers...

BW portrait of Mark Wallis, Europe wedding reportage photographer

With a documentary approach, Mark Wallis competently tells the visual story of your wedding, using an unobtrusive style to capture the genuine and intimate moments that unfold throughout the day.

Mark Wallis

Long Eaton in Derbyshire, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
1450 (GBP)
Nottinghamshire wedding, engagement and elopement photography by Nathan Walker of East Midlands, England, United Kingdom

In 2015, Nathan Walker, a Nottinghamshire documentary wedding photographer, embarked on a mission to immortalize cherished family moments, seeking an alternative to the shallow snapshots flooding social media platforms.

Nathan Walker

Nottingham in Nottinghamshire, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
1500 (GBP)
Wedding reportage photography by James Arnia

Award-winning wedding photographer James Arnia has been capturing beautiful wedding adventures across the UK since 2008. His style has enabled him to shoot a variety of cultures, such as Afro-Caribbean, Chinese, English, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim, Nigerian and Sikh.

James Arnia

Nottingham in Nottinghamshire, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
1200 (GBP)
East Midlands documentary wedding photography by Simon Dewey of England, United Kingdom

A skilled documentary wedding photographer, Simon Dewey combines his passion for storytelling with his natural talent for photography to create beautiful and authentic memories for couples in The Midlands.

Simon Dewey

Derby in Derbyshire, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
1150 (GBP)
Nicholas Haigh - UK wedding reportage photographer

England wedding photographer Nicholas Haigh, with 11 years of experience in landscape and architecture photography, specializes in candid, documentary-style wedding photography. Based in Lincolnshire, he also covers weddings across the UK and Europe.

Nicholas Haigh

Lincoln in Lincolnshire, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
1500 (GBP)
Portrait of Nottinghamshire elopement and wedding photographer Martin Makowski, of United Kingdom England East Midlands

Martin Makowski, a Nottinghamshire wedding photographer, is a visual storyteller who captures stunning wedding moments with a journalistic style. With a passion for photography since childhood, Makowski inherited his father's Russian Zenith SLR at the age of 7.

Martin Makowski

Nottingham in Nottinghamshire, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
1400 (GBP)
UK couple engagement portraits by wedding photographer Jason Huckle

Based in England, UK, Jason Huckle is a wedding photographer with a First Class Degree in Photography and Art. With a passion for capturing natural moments and meticulous details, he creates an honest and beautiful record of each wedding. Jason's ideal couples are...

Jason Huckle

Rushden in Northamptonshire, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
1250 (GBP)
Hannah Hall Wedding Photography in England, East Midlands and Northamptonshire

Hannah Hall, a Northamptonshire-based wedding photographer, takes a documentary approach to storytelling through her visual expertise. With her two young girls as a constant source of inspiration, she believes in avoiding mundane wedding photography.

Hannah Hall

Corby in Northamptonshire, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
1700 (GBP)
Portrait of wedding photographer in Derbyshire and Derby, Mamad Mossadegh of the East Midlands England United Kingdom Wedding Photojournalist Association

Mamad Mossadegh, based in England, is a wedding and portrait photographer with a Photography BA. With 16 years of experience, he expertly captures natural light moments, inspired by fashion photography.

Mamad Mossadegh

Derby in Derbyshire, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
1995 (GBP)
UK Wedding Photographer, Tracey Smith

Tracey Smith, a professional and organized wedding photographer based in the scenic countryside near the Peak District, holds a Law degree and previous experience as a trainee solicitor. Known for her relaxed and genuine style, she captures moments with her friendly energy...

Tracey Smith

Swadlincote in Derbyshire, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
995 (GBP)
England engagement, wedding and elopement photography by Hollie Mateer of M and G Wedding Photography

Hollie Mateer is a wedding photographer based in East Yorkshire, UK, known for her unique and unposed style. Inspired by photographers like William Eggleston and Diane Arbus, she captures genuine moments that reflect each couple and their special day. With a background in...

2500 (GBP)
UK engagement, wedding and elopement photography by Patrick Mateer

Patrick Mateer is an England-based destination wedding photographer. Together with his wife Hollie Mateer, they run the M and G Wedding Photography studio along with another photographer, Matt Godman. Patrick's passion for photography started at an early age,...

2500 (GBP)
Lifestyle portrait of Andy Sidders, an England Wedding Reportage Photographer of the UK WPJA

With a decade of experience as a wedding photojournalist, Andy Sidders brings his expertise in capturing the genuine emotions and spontaneous moments of over 150 weddings. His background in sports and gig photography has sharpened his skills in capturing action.

Andy Sidders

Cheddington in Buckinghamshire, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
1799 (GBP)
UK wedding photography by Caroline Coeur of the England WPJA

With her extensive background in event management and marketing, Caroline Coeur is a skilled wedding photojournalist who expertly crafts visual narratives, seizing candid moments that evoke pure happiness.

Caroline Coeur

Wells in Somerset, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
1750 (GBP)
United Kingdom wedding reportage photography by Andrew Heeley

Andrew Heeley, a seasoned wedding photojournalist with a flair for capturing raw emotions, unveils hidden narratives through his expert manipulation of light and contrast.

Andrew Heeley

Sheffield in South Yorkshire, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
2000 (GBP)
Documentary wedding photography by Janina Brocklesby

Janina Brocklesby is a travel-loving wedding photographer who is passionate about capturing beautiful moments on camera. With a love for outdoor adventures, animals, and all forms of art, Janina's photography combines her artistic eye with a genuine love for...

Janina Brocklesby

Lytham St Annes in Lancashire, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
1000 (GBP)
Rob Dodsworth - Wedding Reportage Images

Rob Dodsworth is an England-based wedding reportage photographer with a passion for capturing the special and often overlooked moments. Since 2010, he has been telling beautiful wedding stories through his documentary style approach.

Rob Dodsworth

Norwich in Norfolk, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
1995 (GBP)
United Kingdom wedding reportage images by England-based Darren Lehane

Darren Lehane is a visual storyteller with a documentary approach to photography. Based in England, he captures life's moments with an unobtrusive style, focusing on genuine emotions and authentic storytelling. Darren's work has been exhibited in prestigious...

Darren Lehane

in Bristol, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
1500 (GBP)

Nic Shuttleworth

Toulston in North Yorkshire, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
1800 (GBP)
United Kingdom elopement and wedding reportage photography by Nikkala Faye Ades

UK based wedding reportage photographer Nikkala Faye Ades began her career in 2010 with an HND in Graphic Design. A short stint in front of the camera inspired her to invest in her first Nikon D40 and learn the technical aspects of photography.

Nikkala Faye Ades

Norwich in Norfolk, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
2500 (GBP)
Color portrait of Cheshire England wedding photographer Paul Atherton

Photographer Paul Atherton, based in Cheshire, specializes in wedding and corporate photography, focusing on authentic images. He captures unscripted moments at premier venues while offering bespoke wedding albums for lasting memories.

Paul Atherton

Macclesfield in Cheshire, GB *Now booking East Midlands weddings.
1750 (GBP)

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving East Midlands Couples

East Midlands Wedding Elopement Photography - WedElope

View WedElope Image Galleries by East Midlands Wedding Photographers from Small Events and Intimate Elopements.

East Midlands Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

A beautiful moment unfolds as the Bride arrives at the wedding Ceremony at Peak Edge Hotel in Chesterfield, UK, with men assisting her out of the bridal car onto the red carpet.
A bride and groom dance gracefully surrounded by guests on their wedding day in Rutland, UK, captured in a beautiful black and white photograph on private land.
A couple is seen walking under the colorful autumn trees in a park located in Corby, Northamptonshire, capturing the essence of their engagement wedding photography session with a creative photographer in the East Midlands
A picture from Nottinghamshire, East Midlands at the brides Home showing the morning preparations
At Norwood House in Nottinghamshire, East Midlands, the groomsmen get ready for the wedding, dressed in gray suits
After the ceremony at Christ Church in the East Midlands, near Dudley, the bride was overwhelmed with laughter as she stepped outside the church
East Midlands marriage ceremony award-winning image showing the Happy couple coming out of the church - from the world's best wedding photography competitions presented by the WPJA
Northamptonshire East Midlands wedding Detail shot of the flourishes in the brides hair
East Midlands Wedding Photographer | groom struggling to place ring on bride
East Midlands	engagement photography - Couple walking in the streets during portrait session.
East Midlands UK pre-wedding portrait session with a couple posing in the woods.
East Midlands	wedding reportage photographer at the White Hart Hotel, Lincoln. | A very excited friend of the bride seeing her for the first time in her dress.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Where can I find a photographer for a short-notice, small East Midlands wedding?
A: There are many WPJA photographers who are able to help you out at a moment's notice. We understand that sometimes love happens and there's simply no time to lose. We can ensure that you can get married as quickly as possible — and have incredible photographs to remember your East Midlands wedding day by.
Q: How can couples find top-ranked East Midlands wedding photographers?
A: The WPJA created the original wedding photographer ranking systems. Our innovative system is based on contest winning points, meaning that the East Midlands 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 East Midlands photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for East Midlands wedding photographers to showcase their best engagement photography work. These awards are given to photographers who prove that they have an ability to be creative, artistic, and intuitive while working on-location with couples who are newly engaged.
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Image of bride and groom petting pigs at the Stowe House wedding venue

Maia & Matt

Photo by Andy Sidders

Thank you so so much Andy!! We are still going through the photos and they are AMAZING!! So many moments captured we had forgotten, thank you!!

The bride and groom are showered with confetti after their wedding ceremony at Moor Park Mansion.

Fran & Malc

Photo by Andy Sidders

Dearest Andy, Just a quick note to say thank you for being an amazing photographer for our wedding. We just can't get over how a) we forgot you were there :) and b) you were still there most of the night too! Thanks again Fran & Malc xx

The groom holds up a rubber chicken during the best man's speech at The Gatsby, Berkhamsted

Ellie & Sam

Photo by Andy Sidders

Thanks Andy for our incredible wedding pictures, you captured all the details and moments of our day, we couldn't have asked for more. You were so easy and friendly on the day, which several of the wedding party commented on. We can't thank you enough and would certainly recommend you.