Middle East Wedding Photographers

Middle East Wedding Photographers

Find Middle East photographers serving: Levant, Arabian Peninsula, Anatolia, Turkey, Cyprus, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Near East

Middle East Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

NO STOPPING LOVE - In recent months, many of our wedding photographers have communicated their desire to accommodate couples who don’t want to wait to be married and are quickly moving forward with smaller ceremonies.

By planning a simple Middle East 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, Middle East documentary wedding photographers available right now who understand that some weddings and elopements can’t wait. Find yours today!

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Middle East Photographers for Large or Small Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Middle East 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.

WPJA members are ready to document any justice of the peace, city hall, 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.

13 Middle East Wedding Photographers...

Geeshan Bandara wedding photography studio owner

Geeshan Bandara

Dubai, AE *Now booking Middle East weddings.
2500 (USD)
Chandan Sojitra is an Engagement Portrait, Wedding and Elopement Photographer

Chandan Sojitra

Dubai, AE *Now booking Middle East weddings.
2200 (USD)
Dubai UAE wedding photography by Melon Perez

Melon Perez

Dubai, AE *Now booking Middle East weddings.
2000 (USD)
Sergio Russo elopement and wedding photography from the studio ParamountPics

Sergio Russo

Dubai, AE *Now booking Middle East weddings.
3000 (USD)
Engagement Portrait Pro and Wedding Photographer Ankita Asthana

Ankita Asthana

Mumbai in Maharashtra, IN *Now booking Middle East weddings.
6000 (USD)
Ufuk Sarisen Wedding Photography

Ufuk Sarisen

Istanbul in Istanbul, TR *Now booking Middle East weddings.
1150 (EUR)
Studio portrait of Bozhidar Krastev, wedding photographer of Vonle Art

Bozhidar Krastev

Ruse in Ruse, BG *Now booking Middle East weddings.
2000 (EUR)
United Kingdom wedding photography by David Cliff of England

David Cliff

London in London, GB *Now booking Middle East weddings.
1650 (GBP)
Wedding and elopement photography by Rogerio Frota dos Santos
3500 (BRL)
Wedding photography and elopements by Derya Engin

Derya Engin

in Istanbul, TR *Now booking Middle East weddings.
800 (EUR)

Morgan Lynn Razi

Houston in Texas, US *Now booking Middle East weddings.
15500 (USD)
Nicola Majocchi of UNITE-XO - International Wedding and Lifestyle Photographer

Nicola Majocchi

Lake Como in Como, IT *Now booking Middle East weddings.
2500 (EUR)
Portrait of Naren Bedekar, wedding photographer

Naren Bedekar

Auckland in Auckland, NZ *Now booking Middle East weddings.
4000 (NZD)

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving Middle East Couples

Middle East Wedding Elopement Photography - WedElope

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

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can couples find Middle East photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for Middle East 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.
Q: Who are the best Middle East wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Middle East 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: How can couples find top-ranked Middle East wedding photographers?
A: The WPJA created the original wedding photographer ranking systems. Our innovative system is based on contest winning points, meaning that the Middle East 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.
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RAVES, REVIEWS, AND Middle East WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER RECOMMENDATIONS

Istanbul Destination wedding photo of a kiss on boat on the Bosphorus

Raz & John

Photo by Derya Engin

Dear Derya, You and your team are amazing, and did an absolute phenomenal job capturing all the special moments we had in our wedding day. Finding a photographer for the destination wedding is tough when you have no idea what to expect until the day of, but we were so lucky to find you and your team. Everything went very smoothly because of your professional and awesome attitude. We are so happy with our wedding pictures and video, and can't stop looking at them. Thanks for making our wedding day even more memorable with your fantastic work. Raz and John

Antalya Wedding photo from the indoor ceremony at Barut Hotel

Nazanin+Charlie

Photo by Ufuk Sarisen

You were a god sent to our wedding. You and your team were nothing but amazing and that’s how everyone in my family and my husband’s feel like. You are so friendly, so precise and professional that we worried about nothing. More than anything else you were so reliable the whole time that gave us the assurance we needed. You made everything really feel better and less stressful and you delivered beautiful shots at the end. Working with you is so easy. Thank you so much!

bodrum turkey wedding photography of the bride under the lights at macakizi

Jaumana+Rani

Photo by Ufuk Sarisen

I’m looking through the photos now and they are AMAZING, thank you! Our friends were talking how great of a photographer you guys were that night! Thank you for a great experience Ufuk, keep rocking it!