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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Northern Ireland Wedding Photographers

Northern Ireland Wedding Photographers

Find Northern Ireland photographers serving: Belfast, Londonberry, Lisburn, Newtonabbey, Bangor, Craigavon, Castlereagh

Northern Ireland Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland, 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 Northern Ireland elopement, couples still want to have their wedding day documented. It's important to work with a WPJA Northern Ireland 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, Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Northern Ireland 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 Kingdom WPJA members are ready to document any fast, small, themed, 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 non-traditional, unique, 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 Northern Ireland Couples

2 Northern Ireland Wedding Photographers...

Wedding and elopement photography by Jonathan Ryder

Jonathan Ryder

Belfast in County Antrim, GB *Now booking Northern Ireland weddings.
1695 (GBP)
United Kingdom documentary wedding photography by Dominique Shaw of York Place Studios

Dominique Shaw

London in London, GB *Now booking Northern Ireland weddings.
3500 (GBP)

Northern Ireland Wedding Elopement Photography - WedElope

View WedElope Image Galleries by Northern Ireland Wedding Photographers from Small Events and Intimate Elopements.

Northern Ireland Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

A spectacular Central Belfast wedding couple photograph from Northern Ireland in front of a piece of popular street art painted on the building wall
A Northern Ireland stylish wedding day detail picture of the brides bouquet from the Edenmore Golf Club
A top Northern Ireland wedding photographer captured this picture at Hare Krishna Island showing The bride and groom gently holding one anothers heads, symbolically, towards the end of the ceremony
St Patrick & St Bridgid Rc Church, Glenarrif, Northern Ireland  fine art urban wedding couple picture on the sea-front promenade near their ceremony venue
Larne, Northern Ireland wedding image of the bride having some final touches applied to her make-up, as her mother continues to button the back of her dress, in the moments before they leave for the ceremony
One of the couple's flower girls smiles has she has her hair done, as her little sister sits on her mother's knee, with the bride in the background in Larne, Northern Ireland
the groom and his groomsmen run into the sea for a morning swim before the day gets underway in Ballygalley, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Wedding Photography at The Merchant Hotel, Belfast, Northern Ireland. | The bride and groom pictured emerging from an industrial-looking area in the city centre.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who are the best Northern Ireland wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland wedding day by.
Q: How can couples find Northern Ireland photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for Northern Ireland 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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