New England Wedding Photographers

New England Wedding Photographers

Our New England photographers also provide documentary-style coverage in: Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine

New England Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

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

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

New England Photographers for Large or Small Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small New England 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 mini, civil ceremony, woods, 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.

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38 New England Wedding Photographers...

New England wedding event coverage, engagement portraits and elopement photography by Simi Rabinowitz

Simi Rabinowitz is an award-winning wedding photographer from New England, USA. He focuses on natural light and raw emotion, creating unique images that tell the special story of each event.

Simi Rabinowitz

Somerville in Massachusetts, US *Now booking New England weddings.
2700 (USD)
Portrait of Wedding and Elopement Photographer Megan Hannah

Megan Hannah, a visual storyteller and wedding photographer based in Vermont, USA, has been capturing the heartfelt moments of love since 2012. Working alongside her husband, she employs a journalistic style to document weddings.

Megan Hannah

Lincoln in Vermont, US *Now booking New England weddings.
6500 (USD)
Engagement, Wedding and Elopement Photographer for New England, Andy Madea

Andy Madea, a New England documentary wedding photographer, merges his passion for adventure with his photography. Having explored mountains and fished in coastal waters, he now resides in Vermont with his wife and their furball pup.

Andy Madea

Waitsfield in Vermont, US *Now booking New England weddings.
8000 (USD)
Portrait of Wedding Photographer Jacob Hannah

Jacob Hannah, a Vermont-based wedding photographer, takes a documentary approach to his work. Influenced by storytelling and visual narratives, he captures authentic moments that tell a unique and compelling story.

Jacob Hannah

Lincoln in Vermont, US *Now booking New England weddings.
6500 (USD)
Engagement sessions and wedding photography by Alex Gordias of New England

Alex Gordeev is a renowned East Coast wedding photographer, experienced in New England and across the United States. He excels in making his clients feel comfortable while capturing heartfelt memories they will cherish forever.

Alex Gordias

Boston in Massachusetts, US *Now booking New England weddings.
3500 (USD)
Portrait of Wedding Photographer Alex Paul

Taking a documentary approach to his storytelling, Alex Paul, a visual artist, documents life with a camera as a New England-based professional wedding photographer with over 250 destination weddings under his belt.

Alex Paul

Boston in Massachusetts, US *Now booking New England weddings.
4500 (USD)
Ben Schaefer Engagement and Wedding Images

In his role as a visual storyteller, Ben Schaefer employs a journalistic style to capture authentic moments, particularly during weddings. Using a Leica camera system, he showcases his attention to detail and care in capturing the special day.

Ben Schaefer

Arlington in Massachusetts, US *Now booking New England weddings.
4800 (USD)
Boston wedding and elopement photography by Kayla Rice of the Massachusetts FPJA

Drawing on her extensive experience in documentary photography, Kayla Rice is a skilled wedding photographer who artfully captures the authenticity and emotion of the moment.

Kayla Rice

West Roxbury in Massachusetts, US *Now booking New England weddings.
3800 (USD)
Studio Portrait of Wedding Photographer Kate Crabtree

Using a documentary approach, Kate Crabtree embraces storytelling through visual imagery as she captures the heartfelt moments of love in her wedding photography. Based in Maine, Kate's bold and joyful documentary photos are set against stunning landscapes, creating a...

Kate Crabtree

Bangor in Maine, US *Now booking New England weddings.
5700 (USD)
New England wedding and elopement photography by Christine Hochkeppel

Christine Hochkeppel, a New England documentary wedding photographer, brings a decade of experience in capturing weddings and has contributed to publications including Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Cape Cod Times, and the Boston Globe.

Christine Hochkeppel

Osterville in Massachusetts, US *Now booking New England weddings.
3675 (USD)
New England wedding photography by Oliver Parini

Oliver Parini is a New England wedding photographer with over a decade of experience, also specializing in editorial and commercial photography for top publications such as The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Boston Globe. When not capturing special moments,...

Oliver Parini

Burlington in Vermont, US *Now booking New England weddings.
4000 (USD)
Lifestyle portrait of Sarah Gagnon, a photographer for candid weddings in Midcoast Maine

Maine-based wedding photojournalist Sarah Gagnon: BFA in photography, 7 years of experience, specializes in candid and documentary-style photos, loves capturing romantic wedding moments, and shoots 45-60 weddings per year.

Sarah Gagnon

Bowdoinham in Maine, US *Now booking New England weddings.
450 (USD)
At Work Image of Wedding Photographer Ted Felsberg

Ted Felsberg

Mays Landing in New Jersey, US *Now booking New England weddings.
5000 (USD)
Portrait of Corey Butler, a documentary wedding photographer

In his work as a visual storyteller, Corey Butler, a New England-based wedding photographer, adopts a journalistic style. Driven by nostalgia and his studies of photojournalism, he strives to authentically capture moments for couples, preserving them for posterity, allowing...

Corey Butler

South Portland in Maine, US *Now booking New England weddings.
450/hour (USD)
I AM SARAH V Photography - Wedding and Couple Engagement Images

Sarah V. Martinez is a New England based wedding photographer hailing from a background of photojournalism. She has journeyed across the US, gaining much life experience that heavily influences her work.

Sarah V. Martinez

Dover in New Hampshire, US *Now booking New England weddings.
5899 (USD)
Kim Chapman, a talented wedding photographer offering her services in the beautiful city of Portland, Maine, United States

Kim Chapman is an award-winning Portland, Maine-based wedding photojournalist. With over 14 years of professional experience and over 7 years specializing in wedding photography, Kim's work has been seen in multiple exhibitions and publications worldwide.

Kim Chapman

Portland in Maine, US *Now booking New England weddings.
5200 (USD)
Massachusetts Couple Portraits by Wedding Photographer Katie Kaizer

In her work as a documentary wedding photographer based in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, Katie Kaizer combines her background in photojournalism with her talents as a visual storyteller. She is passionate about capturing the moments that make each couple's wedding...

Katie Kaizer

Nantucket in Massachusetts, US *Now booking New England weddings.
8500 (USD)
Portland Maine wedding photography by Brittany Bugaj

Brittany Bugaj and Dean, a talented wedding photojournalist duo, are the creative minds behind Two Adventurous Souls, an exceptional team that skillfully documents the genuine emotions and cherished moments of couples' most important day.

Brittany Bugaj

Old Orchard Beach in Maine, US *Now booking New England weddings.
4900 (USD)
Rhode Island and Providence wedding and elopement photography by Kathryn Yeaton

Katie of East Greenwich, RI is the owner and principal wedding photographer of Brave Hearts Photography. With over 5 years of experience and around 100 weddings in her portfolio, Katie's passion for photography began in high school and was rekindled while planning her...

3000 (USD)
Portsmouth Wedding Photography and Elopements by Eric McCallister, of New Hampshire

Eric McCallister, a New Hampshire wedding photographer with a photojournalistic style, began his career documenting rock climbers. With a passion for creating emotional images, he has captured over 400 weddings since 2008 in New England and beyond.

Eric McCallister

Somersworth in New Hampshire, US *Now booking New England weddings.
3400 (USD)
New England engagement and wedding photography by Idena Beach

Idena Beach, a photographer hailing from Ukraine, brings an artistic eye to her work, adopting a documentary style to capture the true essence of the human experience. She seeks to go beyond simply showing what it looks like, aiming to also convey what it feels like to be...

Idena Beach

Bennington in Vermont, US *Now booking New England weddings.
6700 (USD)
Studio portrait of New England small wedding and elopement photographer Nicole Chan

New England-based wedding photographer, Nicole Chan, is a visual storyteller who expertly captures candid moments and creates timeless portraits using a journalistic style. With an unobtrusive approach, she ensures an authentic representation of each couple's special...

Nicole Chan

Quincy in Massachusetts, US *Now booking New England weddings.
6000 (USD)
Portrait of Wedding Photographer Sarah Priestap

Sarah Priestap, a visual storyteller and photographer based in New England, USA, approaches her work in a journalistic style. With a degree in Photojournalism from Rochester Institute of Technology and years of experience alongside her partner, Sarah expertly captures...

Sarah Priestap

Tunbridge in Vermont, US *Now booking New England weddings.
3500 (USD)
Portrait of Wedding Photographer David Butler II

New England wedding photographer David Butler II has specialized in documentary style wedding photography for over a decade. His esteemed portfolio includes portraiture, news and sports photography, and his work has been featured in outlets such as Sports Illustrated, ESPN...

David Butler II

Somers in Connecticut, US *Now booking New England weddings.
2800 (USD)

Jessica Weiser is an award-winning Portland, Maine-based wedding photographer. With a background in photojournalism and a passion for portraiture, she skillfully captures candid, emotional moments of couples' big day.

Jessica Weiser

Portland in Maine, US *Now booking New England weddings.
5200 (USD)

Geoff Hansen, a New England based wedding photographer since 1994, has been documenting life since age 13 in South Dakota and holds journalism credentials from the University of Minnesota. His passion for photojournalism creates candid and timeless wedding images.

Geoff Hansen

Tunbridge in Vermont, US *Now booking New England weddings.
1500 (USD)
Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island wedding photography by Connie Miller

Connie Adams is a New England based wedding photographer. With over 250 weddings photographed, she has gained recognition with books and magazines such as O Magazine, Brides Boston Magazine, The Knot Magazine, and others.

Connie Miller

West Newton in Massachusetts, US *Now booking New England weddings.
6600 (USD)

Hugue Robert Marsan is a visual storyteller and journalistic-style photographer hailing from Haiti. Since 2003, he has been skillfully capturing the essence of his environment, breathing life into each moment he encounters through the lens of his camera.

Hugue Robert Marsan

Dorchester in Massachusetts, US *Now booking New England weddings.
2550 (USD)
Lifestye portrait of Boston wedding photographer Channing Johnson, of the Massachusetts WPJA

Channing Johnson, a Boston-based wedding photographer, holds a degree in photojournalism. His work has appeared in TIME Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, and U.S. News and World Report. With over 350 weddings documented, his storytelling approach ensures authentic and...

Channing Johnson

Melrose in Massachusetts, US *Now booking New England weddings.
4300 (USD)
Studio portrait of New England wedding photographer Blake Thomas

As a documentary wedding photographer, Blake Thomas brings a unique perspective to capturing love stories. With a background in firefighting, he has a keen eye for detail and an adventurous spirit, often finding inspiration in the skies as he photographs aircraft.

Blake Thomas

Saratoga Springs in New York, US *Now booking New England weddings.
3200 (USD)
BW studio portrait of New Hampshire & New England wedding & elopement photographer Robert Ortiz

Rochester, New Hampshire's own Robert Ortiz is a renowned documentary wedding photographer whose illustrious career in photography began at the young age of 15.

Robert Ortiz

Rochester in New Hampshire, US *Now booking New England weddings.
2600 (USD)
Lifestyle portrait of Annalee Durland-Jones, a Boston, MA Wedding Photographer

Annalee Durland-Jones is a wedding, travel, and adventure photographer based in New England. She discovered her passion for photography in high school and has been capturing authentic and sentimental moments ever since.

Annalee Durland-Jones

Boston in Massachusetts, US *Now booking New England weddings.
6000 (USD)
Elizabeth Prybylo, a Portland Maine Wedding & Portrait Photographer

Elizabeth Prybylo, a documentary wedding photographer in Maine, possesses the skills and background to expertly craft visual stories of couples' wedding days. With a dedication to capturing unfiltered emotions and candid moments, Elizabeth's genuine images bring...

Elizabeth Prybylo

Wells in Maine, US *Now booking New England weddings.
2700 (USD)
Connecticut wedding photography by Thaddeus Ladzinski

Thaddeus Ladzinski, a documentary wedding photographer based in Connecticut, passionately weaves together photography and storytelling, preserving the heartfelt moments of his client's wedding day in an authentic and captivating manner.

Thaddeus Ladzinski

Brooklyn in Connecticut, US *Now booking New England weddings.
4700 (USD)
Lifestyle portrait of Cape Cod wedding photographer Lisa Elizabeth Gallagher of the Massachusetts WPJA

Lisa Gallagher, a highly experienced Cape Cod wedding photographer, has a strong belief in capturing moments as they happen, authentically and meaningfully, enabling couples to cherish their memories for years to come. Her unobtrusive style focuses on staying in the...

4000 (USD)
Matthew Cavanaugh, New England Wedding Photojournalist

Celebrated for his authentic storytelling approach, Matthew Cavanaugh is a documentary wedding photographer hailing from New England. Drawing from his experience as a White House photographer, he has skillfully captured significant events such as President Obama's...

Matthew Cavanaugh

Greenfield in Massachusetts, US *Now booking New England weddings.
3500 (USD)
New England wedding photojournalism and lifestyle portraits by Joanna Banks-Morgan

Highly skilled wedding photographer Joanna Banks-Morgan is based in Vermont. With a background in journalism and film, she studied at Cardiff University and gained experience at Westcountry Television. Joanna founded Sixpence Studios in 2008 and has since been dedicated to...

Joanna Banks Morgan

Brandon in Vermont, US *Now booking New England weddings.
6450 (USD)
Documentary Wedding Photographer Peter Greeno

Peter Greeno is a portrait and wedding photographer with a photojournalistic approach. Based in Maine and Boston, he built his portfolio on landscapes before transitioning to wedding photography when digital became the norm. In his free time, Peter enjoys distance running...

Peter Greeno

Biddeford in Maine, US *Now booking New England weddings.
4900 (USD)

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3500 US Dollar

Autumn Bliss Photography of York County, Maine: Autumn Wells

Sanford in Maine, United States

Maine Wedding + Lifestyle Photographer Captures Life's Most Memorable Moments

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving New England Couples

New England Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

A candid black and white shot from a wedding celebration at Newport Marriott Hotel captures joyous guests, immersed in the music, dancing energetically to a classic tune on the luxurious ballroom floor in Newport, RI.
Bride and groom joyfully toast while embracing after their wedding ceremony in Newmarket, New Hampshire, captured in black and white.
The newly married couple embraces in joy, hands raised in the air, following their first kiss at their wedding ceremony at New England Outdoor Center.
Bride's parents making their grand entrance at the Castle in Old Saybrook CT, greeted by joyous and familiar smiles of loved ones.
A couple and their friends hike to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain for a wedding ceremony overlooking the beautiful White Mountains in New Hampshire. The photographer captures this scene, earning them a WPJA award.
The couple enjoyed a lunch in a cafe in Hanover, NH during their lifestyle engagement portrait session, seated at a round table with urban window reflections
The couple embraced in front of the long glass windows of Dartmouth Campus, reflecting the school's scene in their lifestyle engagement portrait
An engaged couple hang out along the Mad River in Warren, VT for a fall engagement photoshoot
A Providence Rhode Island bride's dress cascaded around her bare feet, creating a beautiful detail shot for her wedding
The New Hampshire bride's necklace glowed brightly in the sunset tones on her skin while the blue water sparkled behind her
The newlyweds celebrated their love with a fun champagne spray in the night in Stowe, Vermont
A Dorrs Pond, Manchester, New Hampshire couple lifestyle portrait in the snow

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can a wedding photojournalist create artistic portraits on my New England wedding day?
A: While wedding photojournalists strive to capture candid moments on the wedding day, our photographers also are skilled artists who can compose powerful portraits. If you have a specific vision of what types of images you want from your wedding day, look at the top-ranked New England wedding photographers who have earned Artistic Guild awards for portrait and detail images.
Q: Who are the best New England wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top New England 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 New England photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for New England 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 New England WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER RECOMMENDATIONS

Wedding Ceremony Photography at the First Congregational Church - Nantucket, MA

Jenna and Brandon

Photo by Katie Kaizer

Dear Katie, It is difficult to put down on paper how much gratitude we feel about the entire experience. This has been one truly amazing year! It is not lost son us how incredibly fortunate we are to have had our love story captured so beautifully by someone who started as a photographer and ended up being an amazing friend! Brandon and I are so grateful for your kindness, caring and genuine heart. You have truly made this entire experience magical. Your talent truly shines through the lens and each photo is more beautiful than the next. Your ability to capture feelings and emotions puts you above the rest. Everything from our weekend was perfect. Thank you for taking this journey with us. Thank you for your support and love. We are so honored to know you Katie. You're simply the best. Thank you for absolutely everything! All our love, Jenna and Brandon

Madaket - Nantucket Island Wedding Ceremony - MA Photographer

Kaylan and Mike

Photo by Katie Kaizer

Katie, No words can describe how talented you are. We love every picture and every moment you captured. I have gone through them with Michael over and over again and we still well with tears. Thank you from the bottom four hearts for everything and for our beautiful prints you gave us! We have wept joyfully recounting the most magical and important moment of our lives and every time I'm amazed. I will re-live the moments my entire life through your images. They are perfect. Thank you, Kaylan and Mike

Wedding photography of the Ceremony at the Groom's home in Madaket on Nantucket Island

Rochelle and Ryan

Photo by Katie Kaizer

Katie, First card for you! Many thanks for your professionalism. The formals are perfect...grasses made a great backdrop. Everyone loves the photo of Ry and Ro in the Madaket grasses and the release of the petals...even more special are the candids, me with my precious Chris and Nolan. "Scotty the body" dancing with everyone and the tender moments...the hugs, kisses and love. Thank you for memorializing these. Love, Carol Mother of the Groom