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.

340 Documentary Wedding Photographers available for your wedding...

Gagan Dhiman is a N. California wedding photographer.

My interest in photography grew in 2008 after loosing my mother to leukemia. I wanted to capture moments that I could cherish for a life time, since I couldn't find any photos of just me and my mother. My goal is to capture moments that can be...

Starting Price:
5000 (USD)
Los Angeles Wedding Photography by Adi Susanto, of California

I fell in love with photojournalism long before I knew how to take pictures. It is to me an artistic and powerful language. I graduated with a Bachelor degree in Photojournalism from California State University, Fresno, have served CA, OR, WA, also Bali...

Starting Price:
2000 (USD)
China Jorrin is a New York wedding photographer

China was born and raised into a photographic family in New York City. She got her first camera at six, which she used to photograph the kids on the block where she grew up in Chelsea. She studied filmmaking at Bard College. After graduating college and...

Starting Price:
3250 (USD)
Spotsylvania, Virginia wedding photographer - Josef Sullivan

I was born and raised in New York, but I now reside in Spotsylvania, Virginia. I've lived in 4 out of 5 boroughs, and somehow we've landed here in Spotsylvania. I'm a husband, and a father of two boys. My wife and I were married in our...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Debra Zeller uses her spontaneous ability to capture the personalities of her San Francisco wedding couples.

Debra currently divides her time between San Francisco and Florence, Italy. Debra's photography is characterized by its spontaneous ability to capture the personalities of its subjects in their most revealing moments. She cultivates such a style...

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
David Loi is a Dallas TX based wedding and portrait photographer

I am a Dallas based photographer that has been trusted by grooms and brides across the United States, flying me to unique and exotic locations to shoot around the world including Scotland, Thailand and the Virgin Islands. I look forward to doing more of...

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
Wedding Photojournalism in Lake Tahoe, California by Chris Werner

Although born in the United States, I spent the first 7 years of my life in the Sultanate of Oman. California was “abroad” and my accent at that age was so thick that I could have passed as British. After moving to California, my older brother and I...

Starting Price:
3850 (USD)
Nathan Welton has had his wedding imagery appear in The Knot, Brides, Town and Country, Style Me Pretty,

Nathan Welton has been shooting weddings full time since 2006. From 2008 to 2012, he was an Our World Photographer for Sigma Photo, one of the world's largest camera and lens companies. His wedding imagery has appeared in The Knot, Brides, Town and...

Starting Price:
5000 (USD)
Heather Hughes Ostermaier was a newspaper staff photographer and has a passion for great wedding photography in VA.

After eight years as a newspaper staff photographer and a lifetime passion for photography, Heather moved into weddings full time in 2008. Her husband Rob (still a staff photographer) is often a second shooter and photographs a few on his own each year...

Starting Price:
2500 (USD)
Yuliya Skya works for brides in and around New York - City photographing weddings

Simplicity. Beauty. Contours of passion. Reality of Love. I embrace the art of photography - of freezing what is meant to pass in a millisecond. As a wedding and a fine art photographer I have received such compliments as AGWPJA's top 10 awards and...

Starting Price:
1400 (USD)
Michelle Varela of New York, is a photographer focused on weddings.

Michelle Varela is a New York based photographer with a main focus on weddings. Her work displays a spectrum ranging from documentary to intimate, stylized portraiture. Her interest in photography began at the age of 16 when she was in high school and...

Starting Price:
1400 (USD)
Colorado wedding photography by Amanda Lamb

I'm Amanda Lamb, and I'm based in Colorado Springs, CO and Brooklyn, NY. I began learning photography when I was in high school, trying to shoot for my school's yearbook publication. This was still in the "dark ages" of film, but...

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
Oakland based documentary family, birth and wedding photographer - Cherlyn Wagner

Hello! My name is Cherlyn (rhymes with Berlin) and I am an Oakland based documentary birth & wedding photographer. But, I am by no means tethered to only the Oakland - San Francisco Bay area and photograph destinations worldwide. My family and I (my...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Robert Carlo is a NYC wedding photographer of the New York WPJA

Robert Carlo Is A Published x Award Winning American Photographer Who Lives And Works In New York City. Specializing in Wedding. Event. Portrait. And Commercial Photography. Modern. Elegant. Classic. Real. Real Couples. Real Love. Real Moments. Inquire...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Jim Miller has been photographing weddings in DFW Texas for over thirty years

Jim Miller has photographed weddings professionally for over thirty years, most of them in the Dallas/North Texas area. Not one to appreciate faddish trends in photography, Jim takes great pride in delivering emotionally authentic and classically organic...

Starting Price:
2000 (USD)
Portland Wedding Photographer Heidi Kramer, of Oregon

Hello! I am a photographer and digital storyteller based near Silverton, Oregon. I travel around the Pacific Northwest to document love and life. I make pictures every day. When I'm not working to document a client's event or family, I document...

Starting Price:
2400 (USD)
New Jersey wedding photographer William West.

William began his career as a professional photographer in 2006, and has photographed more than 450 weddings throughout the United States and around the world. William's unique style is a natural result of his interest in art, design, and culture...

Starting Price:
1800 (USD)
Ryan Rayburn of MD, is photographing weddings now after working for newspapers

It was a natural move for Ryan to start photographing weddings after working in newspapers for nine years. The same skills he used to photograph unscripted news events allow him to capture the special moments of a young couple's wedding, like the...

Starting Price:
2200 (USD)
David Spence is a wedding photographer from MD.

I picked up my first camera while on a 2-month long cross country trip with my parents and brother. That camera, an old all-manual one, was my father's which he had bought while serving overseas in the military. I fell in love with photography on...

Starting Price:
2800 (USD)
Theresa Scarbrough is a photojournalist and wedding photographer in Minneapolis, MN.

Theresa Scarbrough has earned photography awards from the National Press Photographers Association Regional Clip Contest, Society of Professional Journalists, Illinois College Press Association, and Hearst Honors.

Starting Price:
2500 (USD)
Sarah Whitmeyer, of North Carolina, studied photojournalism and now shoots weddings

Sarah Whitmeyer was raised in Raleigh, North Carolina where she graduated from Broughton High School. She went on to study photojournalism at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and received her BA in photojournalism in 2005. She has been...

Starting Price:
2000 (USD)
Amy DeYoung is a wedding photojournalist from San Antonio, TX.

I have had a camera in my hand since I was about 7 years old. Photography is truly a passion for me and I am fortunate enough to mix my work with my passion. I attended Hope College in Holland, MI and graduated with a degree in Art focusing in...

Starting Price:
3800 (USD)
Dan Harris has a true love of Flordia wedding photography with a background in newspaper photojournalism.

Dan started his photography career at the age of eight, encouraged by his mother's instructions on the workings of the Kodak Brownie II camera. He spent the whole afternoon lying on the grass in the late California summer sun taking pictures of his...

Starting Price:
300/hr (USD)
Tampa wedding photographer Phillippe Diederich - Florida WPJA

I fell in love with photography when I was in my late teens and living in Mexico City. I always saw photography as an art and as a tool for social change. This led me to spend a couple of decades working as a freelance photojournalist covering news and...

Starting Price:
1900 (USD)
Wedding Photographer Elli Gurfinkel of Michigan

Elli Gurfinkel is a wedding photojournalist in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He travels throughout the Midwest for his wedding work. He holds a bachelor's degree in communications and photojournalism from San Francisco State University and has been working...

Starting Price:
1500 (USD)
Michigan based wedding photography specialist - Shannon Harthen

Shannon discovered her love for wedding photography while working as an ad exec for Modern Bride Magazine. It was there that she first learned of the term "photojournalist" and worked with some of the most sought-after photographers in the...

Starting Price:
400/hr (USD)
Joe Payne is a Raleigh based wedding photographer specialising in documentary-style wedding photojournalism

Hi, I’m Joe and I’m a Raleigh wedding photographer specialising in a combination of documentary-style photojournalism and fine art portraiture. Thanks for stopping by my site and having a look around. Hopefully, you’re reading this as you like what you’...

Starting Price:
3999 (USD)
New York City wedding photographer Steve Worth

Modern style, documentary wedding photography by Steve and Kira, a husband and wife duo. Capturing candid moments of your day with superior quality photography, and an artistic eye. NYC based husband-wife photojournalists. Specializing in Weddings. Also...

Starting Price:
1950 (USD)
Chicago wedding photography by Chad Husar, of Illinois.

Your wedding day truly is a one-shot deal. With over a decade of experience photographing weddings, Husar Photography founder Chad Husar knows how to anticipate and capture the special moments of your wedding, come rain or shine.

Starting Price:
3800 (USD)
Monty Soungpradith is an Ohio based wedding photojournalist

I’m a photographer, dreamer, classically trained pianist, and natural born creative. I’m a recycler and do my best to live within my means. I’m a college graduate who paid way too much for a degree. Dated for 6 months, engaged for 6 more and been married...

Starting Price:
2500 (USD)
San Diego Wedding Photography by Shilpa Pradhan, of Southern California

I am a professional wedding photographer living in San Diego! A few years back, if someone had told me that someday I would leave my career in technology to take photos, I wouldn't have believed them. But here I am today, reinventing myself and...

Starting Price:
1800 (USD)
San Francisco wedding photographer Christian Ericksen, for Northern California weddings.

I'm a Natural Light Wedding and Portrait photographer located in the San Francisco Bay Area. I have over a decade of professional experience shooting weddings, family portraits, and headshots. I co-own and operate a small photography studio called e...

Starting Price:
2250 (USD)
San Francisco wedding photography by Paul Gargagliano of N. California

Here is my approach simmered down to a concentrate: "My entire goal in my wedding photography practice is to make photographs that transport viewers back to the day. I create images that can be stepped into, entered physically. Through the...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Key West Wedding Photography by Michael Freas, of Florida

Michael describes himself as “a real-moments photographer”. He strives to create bold, artistic portraits that are worthy of celebration. His unique perspective and down to earth personality translates well with clients, and he takes time to get to know...

Starting Price:
3800 (USD)
San Francisco Wedding Photographer Ian Chin, of California

Years ago, Papa presented me with one of his spare cameras to play with. Eventually, I learned that photography was much more than simply pointing and clicking. Starting out with a Pentax Honeywell film camera, I learned what proper exposure and...

Starting Price:
2695 (USD)
Minneapolis Wedding Photography by Laura Alpizar - Minnesota WPJA.

I have been a wedding photographer for over 9 years, inspired by my father's photography career in photojournalism. I grew up in the tropical lands of Costa Rica, where I met the love of my life, and we started our lives in Minneapolis after years...

Starting Price:
2900 (USD)
Rhode Island and Providence wedding photography by Kathryn Yeaton

Hi, I'm Katie. I live in East Greenwich, RI with my husband, son and two dogs. I am the owner and principal wedding photographer of Brave Hearts Photography. I've been in business for over 5 years and have photographed approximately 100...

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
David Braun - California and Lake Tahoe Wedding Photographer

Calm and unobtrusive, yet determined to get the shot. Initially, I was somewhat intimidated at the prospect of shooting weddings professionally, as a business. Fortunately, that changed after my first summer as a wedding photographer in South Lake Tahoe...

Starting Price:
1800 (USD)
Portland, OR documentary wedding photography by Andrea Garrity

Many photographers will tell you that they felt something the first time they held a camera. This is also true for me, but I didn't pursue photography in a real way until after college. I was visiting Argentina and I saw a photograph—black and white...

Starting Price:
1250 (USD)
Brenda Bergreen: Colorado Adventure Wedding Photographer

Being a wedding photographer allows me to combine my passions for art, creativity, photography, adventure, love, and people. As one half of a husband and wife photography team, I have the honor of witnessing as couples commit to their relationships...

Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Annabelle Agnew Photography of Quebec, Canada

Hello! A few essential things about me: I have a BFA in Photography circa 2005… when the world still operated in film. I once co-owned a sewing atelier in the Monkland Village of Montreal called Emeline & Annabelle and I spent a good ten years in the...

Starting Price:
2500 (CAD)
Canada and Ontario are home to Toronto based wedding photojournalist Robert Mauriell.

Robert is a Toronto based award winning wedding photographer. Coming from a background in film and television, Rob is known to incorporate his experience in the industry into his photography, creating what is often described as his dynamic, cinematic...

Starting Price:
5000 (USD)
Washington DC Wedding Photographer Anji Martin

As a kid, I always wanted to preserve forever moments that were special to me, such as birthday parties and family Christmases. When I was eight years old, my father made that possible for me by giving me his old camera. From then on, I became the de...

Starting Price:
4450 (USD)
Los Angeles Wedding Photographer James Juarez, of Southern California

I'm a photographer, editor, and writer based in Los Angeles (in the lovely enclave of Atwater Village). I’m not a traditional photographer by any means—I document experiences and tell stories for artists, musicians, and mindful couples that want to...

Starting Price:
2000 (USD)
Sacramento Wedding Photographer Alena Evteeva, for Northern California

I was born in Ukraine. From childhood, unlike most children my age, I had an overwhelming appreciation for art, but growing up in an impoverished town, being a photographer was only a distant dream. In 2007, I bought my first camera and 5 years later I...

Starting Price:
2500 (USD)
Minneapolis, MN wedding photographer Nathan Robinson, of Laura Robinson Photography

Nathan is an ex-Canadian who now happily calls Minnesota home. He is happily married to Laura and they have an adorable daughter and a feisty Pomeranian pup. He grew up all over the world (his dad was a diplomat) and has a twin brother who now lives in...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Portsmouth Wedding Photography by Eric McCallister, of New Hampshire

I’m a New Hampshire wedding photographer with a photojournalistic approach to documenting wedding days, with a contemporary take on wedding portraiture. I began my photography career shooting rock climbers scaling cliffs throughout the U.S. By combining...

Starting Price:
3300 (USD)
Miami wedding photography by Brenda Bravo - Florida WPJA

I was born in Los Angeles, California (to Peruvian parents) and have lived throughout Northern and Southern Cali most of my life until about March 2011 when I decided to up & move to Lima, Peru to pursue my dream of being a full-time photographer and...

Starting Price:
2000 (USD)
Starting Price:
1500 (EUR)
Heike Witzgall is a documentary wedding photographer from Zug, Switzerland.
Starting Price:
2700 (CHF)
Barletta-Andria-Trani wedding photography by Alessandro Riccio, of Apulia, Italy

I was born in 1974, living in Barletta - Apulia, my interest in photography started as I got my first camera at the age of 10 and then I found out many authors like Bob Capa, Robert Frank and Salgado who really helped me to form my world view. So I love...

Starting Price:
1800 (EUR)
Ho Chi Minh Wedding Photography by Tuan Vu, in Vietnam

Louis Wu, Leica M Ambassador of Leica Viet Nam and one of the most leading wedding photographer in Vietnam, who based in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam. Within more than 10 years behind the camera, he approaches every wedding in the way of cherishing love...

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
South Africa Wedding Photographer, Timothy Moolman of Gauteng

'I can't draw, I can't paint, and I'm not a conventional wedding photographer.' Tim has been shooting professionally since 2004 and is best described as a Documentary Photographer in his approach to his photography assignments...

Starting Price:
15000 (ZAR)

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