North America Wedding Photographers

Wedding Photographers of North America

Be sure to hire a North American wedding photographer with a documentary-style to make authentic photos on your big day. A trusted and respected pro to make your family and guests feel relaxed is a must. Meet the accredited members of the Wedding Photojournalist Association.

Map of WPJA Wedding Photographers Serving North America

343 Documentary Wedding Photographers available for your wedding...

Vermont wedding photographer Geoff Hansen calls Tunbridge home. He has been a newspaper photojournalist for decades.

With a love of documentary photography that touches everything I do, I have had the privilege of photographing hundred of weddings throughout New England since 1994. I approach my work with respect for the subject... [Tunbridge Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
1500 (USD)
Brian Wedge brings 15 years of photojournalistic experiences to his Bay Area and San Francisco weddings

National Geographic, VOGUE, Outside Magazine, Patagonia, The New York Times... Brian's 15 years of photojournalistic experiences are impressive. Hundreds of weddings photographed all around the world, for... [San Francisco Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
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I am a Chicago-based photographer living in the Bucktown neighborhood in Chicago with my husband, and closest friend, Shawn. When I was thirteen I picked up my mother's camera and started documenting our lives... [Chicago Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3400 (USD)
Louis Schroder is a full time wedding photojournalist in New Jersey.

Louis Schroder has been a full time professional wedding photographer since the year 2000. Before that Louis started off in the field of Portrait Photography while taking photography classes at The New School in... [New Jersey Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2000 (USD)
Dallas, Texas wedding photojournalist Robert Walker will capture your wedding moments.

With more than 17 years behind the camera, Robert approaches each and every wedding he photographs with a distinctive, fine art, photo-journalistic style. Fun, Relaxed, Discreet, and Professional are how client... [Dallas-Fort Worth Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2400 (USD)
Kim Chapman, from Maine, is an award winning wedding photojournalist

...an award winning wedding photojournalist whose work has been seen in various exhibits and numerous publications. Kim has over 14 years professional photography experience and 7 years as a wedding photojournalist... [Portland-ME Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
4200 (USD)
Anderson Lima is a Montreal Photographer of Weddings in Canada

Passionate about art, Anderson uses photography to express this love. He is specialized in photojournalism, which allows him to compose beautiful images according to his great passion: wedding photography. With a... [Montreal Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2000 (CAD)
Morgan Lynn Razi is a Houston wedding photographer

Internationally acclaimed, Houston and Denver based wedding photographers, Morgan Lynn and Amir Razi, are well known for their trendsetting style and warm, caring personalities. Among the most highly sought after... [Houston Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
6500 (USD)
Noelle Adams is a Chicago wedding photographer - WPJA of IL

Raw emotion is what drives my photography. As a visual storyteller my goal is to capture the raw, spontaneous moments that make up a wedding day and to show your unique love story through photos. My goal is not... [Chicago Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Canadian wedding photographer Jessica Schlamp - for British Columbia and Kelowna couples.

Hi! I am a wedding photographer based in Kelowna, in the gorgeous Okanagan Valley of Canada. I've been photographing weddings professionally since 2010. I love learning about people - their personalities,... [Kelowna Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
4200 (CAD)
Maine, Portland and Vermont wedding photographer Corey Butler.

...I only take on a couple of weddings a month. To genuinely tell such an intimate story, I aim to be more than just another vendor at your wedding... [Portland-ME Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
310/hr (USD)
Devon Meyers is a photojournalist that has many years of experience working for newspapers. He now photographs weddings in California.

Devon is a photojournalist with years of experience working for newspapers such as The Aspen Times, The San Francisco Chronicle, and The Malibu Times. He has won numerous Colorado Press Association Awards. He... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3400 (USD)
Carrie Pratt is the owner/photographer of Simply Blue Studios in Tampa, Florida.

Hey there, I'm Carrie Pratt, the owner and principal photographer of Simply Blue Studios. I work out of both Tampa Bay, Florida, as well as Bowling Green, Kentucky. My specialty is creative documentary... [Tampa Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2300 (USD)
Portrait of Omaha wedding phographer McKenzie Ring - Nebraska WPJA Photographer

On average I shoot about 24 weddings a year in the Omaha, Nebraska area. In my 8 years of wedding photography I have documented between 100-125 weddings. Before I became a full time wedding photographer I had an 8... [Omaha Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2500 (USD)
San Francisco's Edeelin Labra photographs weddings on most weekends

My love for photography had long since began. For me, photography was simply a hobby that transformed into a passion. For several years, I would take a lot of pictures of my relatives and friends. It was more then... [San Francisco Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2000 (USD)
Vermont wedding photographer - Josh Kuckens

I grew up in Long Island and central Connecticut before going to school for Photojournalism at the Rochester Institute of Technology. There, I learned the value and application of narrative, documentary photography... [Burlington Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2900 (USD)
Kevin Quinlan is a MD based unobtrusive wedding photojournalist with a background in fine arts.

Kevin holds a Bachelors of Fine Art degree in Fine Art/Photography from the University of Delaware and has also worked as a commercial photographer with clients such as The University of Delaware, Philadelphia... [Baltimore Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2250 (USD)
Blair Gable Wedding Photography is based in Ottawa, Canada.

Ottawa photographer Blair Gable works with some of the most demanding newspaper and magazine editors in North America to create compelling images for their websites and publications. On a wedding day, he uses that... [Ottawa Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3000 (CAD)

Devyn Elizabeth Drufke got her start in documenting tornadoes and storms in the northern plains. In 2007, while researching wedding photography after being asked to shoot a wedding, she discovered that wedding... [Minneapolis Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2095 (USD)
Chicago, IL is home to wedding photojournalist Steve Koo.

Steve is a WPJA and AG-WPJA award winning wedding photographer. Before discovering his love for wedding photojournalism, Steve pursued fine art photography with a passion, and it influences his work even today... [Chicago Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3900 (USD)
John Decker is a Sacramento, CA wedding photojournalist with experience as a newspaper staff photographer

John is an award winning photojournalist with years of experience as a staff photographer with the Sacramento Bee, Bergen Record and others. He was also the official photographer for Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and... [Sacramento Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2400 (USD)
DC Wedding and travel photography by Abram Eric Landes

Hi! I am Abe, and I am an event photographer lucky enough to be working in the Washington, D.C. area. Cityscapes, rolling mountains, wineries, riversides, history, Capitol Hill... Everything is here! I find... [Washington DC Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
4200 (USD)
Michelle M. Peters, a WPJA wedding photographer from PA, was focusing on her creative side at a young age.

Michelle Peters began focusing on her multiple creativities at a young age, but did not get involved in the photography area until a pro photojournalist offered her a mentorship, after she finished her education at... [State College Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
1350 (USD)
Chicago wedding photography by Jason Thomas of  Illinois

I started out with a Kodak Easy shoot taking pictures of nature and random objects around the house… I didn’t really get good until I started shooting with a photographer named Shelby Lewis in Nashville back in... [Chicago Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
1800 (USD)
San Francisco is home to Tara Arrowood, CA wedding photojournalist

It is my sheer pleasure to capture life’s celebrations and it’s precious, unscripted moments. The images are proof that life happens, time passes and memories are sweet. I’ve been photographing weddings for over 15... [San Francisco Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
5500 (USD)
DFW Wedding Photographer Jared Lindsay

Born and raised in Texas but addicted to travel and shooting small-ish, untraditional weddings all over. Husband. Father. Coffee snob. And I dig all things Seinfield related. I started working as a freelance... [Dallas-Fort Worth Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2200 (USD)
International documentary wedding photographer Jennifer Tai - Seattle, Washington

My big foray into professional photography began with moving to the US from Malaysia with my husband in 2006 and our two kids. Having worked as a reporter and eventually an editor for 12 years in the business and... [Seattle Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Telling an honest story with creative and interesting wedding photography in Seattle - Della Chen

Della Chen is all about telling an honest story with creative and interesting images. As a wedding photojournalist, she creates timeless photo essays of authentic and genuine moments and her behind-the-scenes... [Seattle Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
NC wedding photographer Michelle Robinson has worked at newspapers as a photographer.

Michelle Robinson worked for a newspaper as reporter/photographer. While there she earned a North Carolina Press Association award for her photography. She has since taken her love of photojournalism and has been a... [Greensboro Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3200 (USD)
Wedding photographer Larry Stanley of Montana picked up his first camera at the age of 5. Shooting mostly weddings these days.

I think that the bio of a photographer can be read in his images. His history, education, life experiences and passions are all evident within the images he creates. So my words here, although brief, will tell you... [Livingston Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3600 (USD)
New York - Upstate wedding photography by Rachel Philipson

Over 25 years as a professional photographer, Rachel began her career in the Boston area after graduating from Montserrat College of Art with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography. As a wedding photojournalist,... [Ithaca Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2000 (USD)
Los Angeles based wedding photojournalist Michael Bezman

I believe in art that reinforces the emotions, as much as I believe in emotions that reinforce the art. This philosophy is what drives me to create emotionally infused art. I document weddings as a guest, observing... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2300 (USD)
Yuri Kriventsoff of Massachusetts will photograph your New Enland wedding

I grew up in Eastern Europe — technically Moldova. I have always had a natural eye for photography. In my youth, I often looked out at the landscape and thought of ways to capture its uniqueness and beauty. Eight... [Boston Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2000 (USD)
Manhattan wedding photographer Maria Hunter in New York City

I studied photography at the University of California - Santa Cruz and received a degree in art with a concentration in photography. In 2000 I moved to New York City and began an internship with portrait... [Manhattan Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
4195 (USD)

Brad spends his weekdays as an Art Director for a major advertising agency in Chicago and his weekends photographing every kind of wedding imaginable. With a decade's worth of storytelling experience, his... [Chicago Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2500 (USD)
Shayne Bampton is a wedding photographer from Kingston, Ontario Canada

I wandered in to photography while travelling with a few different bands playing drums after I graduated from college. With so much time during the day I found myself wandering the streets of whatever city i was in... [Kingston Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2500 (CAD)
New Rochelle wedding photography by Kesha Lambert, of Westchester County, New York

It brings me great joy to capture people, relationships beautiful things and places. I believe every individual's story is an original and their images should reflect that. When a couple entrusts me with... [New Rochelle Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Douglas Zimmerman is a CA wedding photographer that unobtrusively captures all the moments

Douglas style is relaxed and casual and his typical clientele is couples who want a photographer to unobtrusively capture all the special moments of their wedding day. For over 15 years Doug has photographed... [San Francisco Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2000 (USD)
Diane Stredicke, Hudson River Wedding Photographer, NY

Diane Stredicke is a modern wedding photojournalist with a keen sense of design and storytelling. Her work blends a background in documentary filmmaking, screenwriting, and graphic design giving her work a unique... [Hudson Valley Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
4500 (USD)
Lincoln Lehmann wedding photographer from Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

My passion for photography started as a child, sitting in the closet and taking pictures of myself with my dad's manual flash. Fast forward to 2008, I made the full time "leap of faith"and moved to... [Playa del Carmen Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
1500 (USD)
Heather DeCamp calls Illinois and Chicago home for her business of wedding photography

Heather DeCamp is a Chicago based photographer who specializes in lifestyle photography. She started her career as an architectural designer but was quickly drawn to photography through her love of design and art... [Chicago Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
4200 (USD)
Estes Park, Colorado wedding photography by Joe Pyle

I'm Joe Pyle and I'm a wedding photographer living in Estes Park, Colorado where the air is thin and the views are stunning. I've been photographing weddings and engagements for about two years now... [Estes Park Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Los Angeles, CA is home to wedding photographer Samara Manger-Weil

Samara Manger-Weil studied Cinematography & Photography at Ithaca College's Park School of Communications. She began shooting weddings alongside her father, himself an award winning WPJA photographer. At... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
750 (USD)
Seattle, WA is home to wedding photojournalist Siang Loo

Professional documentary wedding photography based out of Seattle, specializing in photography that blends in an acute sense of the moment. In addition to providing local and destination wedding photography;... [Seattle Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
4500 (USD)
Giovanni Franco favors a photojournalism style at his Puerto Rico weddings

If you can use a word to describe Giovanni Franco’s style it will definitely be passionate. His love for art stems early from his childhood years that begun with his avid drawing skills. Graduating from the School... [Puerto Rico Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
1700 (USD)
Steven Young shoots weddings for engaged couples in New York City

When I obsessively started taking tons of photos back in high-school, I never imagined that years later I would have hundreds of amazing weddings in my portfolio. I've always followed my passions, and after... [Manhattan Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
4800 (USD)
Bill Xie photographs weddings from Brooklyn, NY

• Over 17 years of self-driven experience in photography and cinematography • Four years of experience in producing commercial advertisements • Specialize in filming weddings, events, fashion shoots, food, products... [Brooklyn Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2500 (USD)
District Of Columbia wedding photography by Edward Underwood

I am a Washington DC-based photographer living in Northwest with my wife, and two boys, Preston and Chase. My parents have a photo of me at two wearing my dad’s boots and holding his Polaroid Land Camera. I bought... [Washington DC Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
Jorge Garcia has been capturing wedding day photography memories in NJ for years

Jorge Garcia Photography has been capturing wedding day memories for over 9 years. His assignments have taken him from local venues to cross country events. His approach to each and every wedding is fun and relaxed... [Manhattan Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
1800 (USD)
Edward Dye came from a performing arts photographer family and now focuses on NYC weddings.

Edward Dye Photography is a wedding photography company based in New York, New York. Owner and photographer Edward has over 12 years of professional photography experience. With a background in photojournalism, he... [Manhattan Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Jonathan Moore is an award winning documentary wedding photojournalist from Southern California

My work as a photographer began back in 2008 as a sports photography intern at Getty Images. As a freelancer, I covered baseball, football, basketball, rowing, tennis, and motorsport. My experience at Getty... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
1800 (USD)
Wedding and lifestyle photographer from Frederick, Maryland -  Mary Kate McKenna

I am a full-time wedding and lifestyle photographer based in Frederick, Maryland but I travel to whatever is needed to get the shot. I get to photograph amazing people, traditions and locations every week. One of... [Baltimore Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
4700 (USD)
Denver, Colorado wedding photography by Sebastian Rotarski

Photography is a compulsive reaction for me. I simply love the craft. ​Always having been told I can't sit still, I thrive on the unexpected, which for me comes with the ultimate sense of freedom. I'm... [Denver Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
Worcester, Massachusetts wedding photography by Joe Brier

Joe Brier earned an MS degree in Photojournalism from Syracuse University in 2004. Since that time, Joe has worked as a staff photographer for a daily newspaper in Northern Virginia and produced content for various... [Worcester Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
4800 (USD)
Connie Miller is a documentary wedding photographer in MA.

Connie is an artist that possesses a passion for storytelling and a ceaseless adoration for observing people in love. In 2002, Connie graduated from Wheaton College (IL) with a BA in studio art and began her career... [Boston Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
6600 (USD)
Working exclusively on weddings, Peter Pawinski, from Chicago, has a background in newspaper photojournalism

I am a photojournalist with over 13 years experience (250+ weddings), and now I nearly exclusively work on weddings because I love the work and my clients. It is an honor and privilege to memorialize the events of... [Chicago Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2500 (USD)
Wedding Photojournalism in Boston MA by Hugue-Robert Marsan

I'm an Haitian wedding photographer who currently resides in Boston, MA. I've been in this branch since 2003. I have been enjoying and challenging myself ever since. I capture the essence of the elements... [Boston Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
1800 (USD)
New York City is the home of wedding photographer Tachpasit Kunaporn, a wedding expert

Tachpasit is a Thai photographer who is deeply passionate about photography. He has been shooting for more than 6 years back in Thailand and pursue his dream here in New York City and he has just graduated from the... [Bangkok Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
1300 (USD)
Maik Dobiey is a wedding photographer in Lima, Peru

I am Maik, an International Wedding Photographer currently based in Lima, Peru. But I am always happy for an excuse to leave Lima to photograph people and capture their stories around the globe. My work has brought... [Lima Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2700 (USD)
Osaka-City, Higashimikuni, Japan wedding photographer Megumu Kohagura

Since 2006 he has been engaged in full-scale wedding photography in Japan. Since 2010, mainly focusing on landscape photos that are conscious of light and shadows. Currently, he also works as a commercial photo and... [Osaka Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
600 (USD)
John Lee specializes in Hong Kong wedding photography with a photojournalistic style.

Johnleegraphy is found in 2009, and over the past 9 years I specialize in wedding photography with a distinctive photojournalistic style in Hong Kong. My many satisfied clients testify that my style is all about... [Hong Kong Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
9800 (HKD)
Erik Shenko, wedding photographer for Costa Rica and Playa del Carmen, Mexico

I'm a destination wedding photographer passionate about art. Photography and music are the ways to express myself and share with the world my joy of living. I'm married to a great woman with who is a... [Cartago Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2300 (USD)
Firas Chehabeddine is a wedding photographer from Lebanon.

Through creativity, the story of your day can be told differently, more spontaneously and organically, emphasizing moments and emotions with all the excitement and beauty. This is where I like to show you my way of... [Lebanon Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2000 (EUR)
Wedding Photographer Gihan De Silva of Sri Lanka

From entrancing Hollywood stars and celestial beauty queens to awe-inspiring super cars, from the over-the-top extravagance of Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas to grand weddings in New York City – the photographic... [Sri Lanka Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2500 (USD)
UK wedding photographer Dylan McBurney is an award-winning wedding reportage photographer covering Ireland from Carrickfergus

Dylan McBurney is an international award-winning wedding photographer covering the whole of Ireland from his base in Carrickfergus, County Antrim just north of Belfast in Northern Ireland. Dylan discovered wedding... [Belfast Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2000 (GBP)

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Megan Hannah, of Vermont, is a wedding photographer for Tourterelle - New Haven, Vermont
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Reviews and Client Letters

Devin and Joy

Photographed by William Nunnally

The photos we received were absolutely gorgeous. My wife and I could not have been happier with them, which is saying something...

Tyler + Karim

Photographed by Drew Bird

Hi Drew, These photos are AMAZING! We haven't been able to stop looking through them since Thursday night. All work...

Emily + Zach

Photographed by Drew Bird

Hi Drew - These photos are absolutely incredible!! We are speechless. We were looking through them this evening and it was like re-...