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

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIOS ARE OPEN - 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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Idaho Wedding Photographers

Idaho Wedding Photographers

Find Idaho photographers serving: Boise, Meridian, Nampa, Coeur d'Alene

Idaho Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our Idaho 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 Idaho, and those small weddings allow them to truly enjoy every aspect of their day. These intimate events allow brides and grooms to be fully present, as they are less worried and intimidated about the sheer size and scope of the day. While they may be planning a sweet and simple Idaho elopement, couples still want to have their wedding day documented. It's important to work with a WPJA Idaho photographer who specializes in elopements and who understands the unique dynamic of this type of event. The right photographer will capture the events of the day, the atmosphere of the event and the most important details.

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

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Elopement Photographers for Small Idaho Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Idaho 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.

United States WPJA members are ready to document any themed, city hall, mini, 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 modern, intimate, 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 Idaho Couples

5 Idaho Wedding Photographers...

David Clumpner

Missoula in Montana, US *Now booking Idaho weddings.
5450 (USD)

Ron Storer

Auburn in Washington, US *Now booking Idaho weddings.
2400 (USD)
BW studio portrait of adventure wedding photographer Eliza Slobodzian

Eliza Slobodzian

Cochrane in Alberta, CA *Now booking Idaho weddings.
3500 (CAD)
Tiago Pinheiro Photography for Weddings and Elopements

Tiago Pinheiro

Henderson in Nevada, US *Now booking Idaho weddings.
1020 (USD)

Idaho Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

Lolo Pass, Idaho bride/groom portrait at dusk with a light, some stars and some trees
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho Outdoor Wedding Ceremony Photography | A young wedding guests entertains herself during the ceremony.
Victor, Idaho wedding photographer: The father of bride dancing with bride
Wedding photography in the snow at Victor, Idaho | The mother of groom wipes lipstick off him after kissing at front of aisle
Victor, Idaho wedding image contains: A bridesmaid sprints through dumping snow
Victor, Idaho outdoor wedding ceremony photo: The bride and bridesmaids react to groom's vows
Victor, Idaho wedding photo: bridesmaid enjoys falling snow
The bride and groom react to almost knocking over their wedding cake while cutting it during their reception at Elkins Resort on Priest Lake in Nordman, Idaho.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who are the best Idaho wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Idaho 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.
Q: Where can I find a photographer for a short-notice, small Idaho 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 Idaho wedding day by.
Q: How can couples find Idaho photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for Idaho 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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RAVES, REVIEWS, AND Idaho WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER RECOMMENDATIONS

Amy & Matt

Photo by Ron Storer

I must say again, that I love what you've done to capture the memories of our special day. Matt and I both really appreciate how you've expressed our personalities so accurately with your shots and the candid yet flattering moments you captured. You have a gift and your genuine interest in us only made the photos that much better! Thanks again!

Kari and Glen

Photo by Ron Storer

Omigoodness!! Can I just say wow? You are such an amazing photographer! Glen and I have shared these photos with some of our family and friends, and all of them have been like, "I love these pictures! You rock!

Teresa and Kenny

Photo by Ron Storer

Thank you so much for all of your hard work on our beautiful wedding photos. There are no words to express our gratitude for capturing some of the most important moments of our lives. Our wedding & engagement photos are an absolute treasure that we will savor and cherish forever. When we share our album with friends, they rave about how unique it is and that they’ve never seen anything like it. I have to agree it is amazing and a delight to flip through - it just seems to bring us right back to June 7, 2008 - a day that we hold very close to our hearts.