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. 

View WPJA photo stories from smaller weddings - WedElope | Choose love, not fear!

Occitanie Wedding Photographers

Find Your Occitanie Wedding Photographer

Ariège, Aude, Aveyron, Gard, Gers, Haute-Garonne, Hautes-Pyrénées, Hérault, Lot, Lozère, Pyrénées-Orientales, Tarn, Tarn-et-Garonne, Languedoc-Roussillon

Occitanie Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our Occitanie 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 brides and grooms around the globe are planning to elope and deciding to reschedule their original ideas for a big event because of current wedding size restrictions, social distancing, and mask requirements. They are getting wed on a whim, but dispensing with or postponing all else.

The WPJA has an abundance of top-ranked, Occitanie documentary wedding photographers available right now who understand that some weddings and elopements can’t wait. Find yours today!

Most Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Attention wedding photographers! Submit your elopement story images today to be featured here!

January 18th, 2022
Intimate Indoor Wedding Venue Image of Guests spaced six feet apart at the ceremony
January 11th, 2022
Private Estate Camp Wooded Wedding Photography | a small outdoor patio in the woods
January 5th, 2022
Civil Destination Wedding Ceremony Pic | The bride walking down the aisle at the civil marriage venue

Elopement Photographers for Small Occitanie Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Occitanie 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.

France WPJA members are ready to document any DIY - do it yourself, civil ceremony, justice of the peace, 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 outdoor, boutique, intimate, 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 Occitanie Couples

19 Occitanie Wedding Photographers...

WPJA POY Trophy-Winner William Lambelet - Wedding and Elopement Photographer

William Lambelet

Montpellier in Herault (34) , FR *Now booking Occitanie weddings.
2100 (EUR)
Occitanie elopement and wedding photography by Ludovic Lieffrig, of France

Ludovic Lieffrig

Saint-Mathieu-de-Tréviers, FR *Now booking Occitanie weddings.
1800 (EUR)
Wedding reportage and elopement photography by Catherine Hudson

Catherine Hudson Paturet

Font-Romeu, FR *Now booking Occitanie weddings.
1500 (EUR)
Montpellier engagement, wedding and elopement photography by Johanna Marjoux Hérault Occitanie France

Johanna Marjoux

Montpellier in Herault (34) , FR *Now booking Occitanie weddings.
1700 (EUR)
France couple engagement portraits and wedding photography by Florent Cattelain

Florent Cattelain

Labarthe-sur-Lèze, FR *Now booking Occitanie weddings.
2000 (EUR)
Isabelle Bazin Wedding and Elopement Photographer - isasouri photo

Isabelle Bazin

Goutz, FR *Now booking Occitanie weddings.
250/hour (EUR)
Hautes-Pyrenees wedding photography by Marion Pomes of Occitanie France

Marion Pomes

Tarbes in Hautes-Pyrenees (65) , FR *Now booking Occitanie weddings.
1980 (EUR)
Wedding photography and engagement portraits by Loic Bourniquel of France
1500 (EUR)
Wedding and Elopement photography by Sophie Stacino of the WPJA

Sophie Stacino

Toulouse in Haute-Garonne (31) , FR *Now booking Occitanie weddings.
1200 (EUR)
Toulouse wedding photography by Catherine Roujean of Haute-Garonne

Catherine Roujean

Toulouse, FR *Now booking Occitanie weddings.
1450 (EUR)
Wedding Photographer Estelle Chhor poses for indoor portrait

Estelle Chhor

Sussargues, FR *Now booking Occitanie weddings.
1750 (EUR)
Wedding Event Photographer David Bascunana

David Bascunana

Beaucaire in Gard (30) , FR *Now booking Occitanie weddings.
1500 (EUR)
Haute-Garonne wedding and elopement photography by Sebastien Souris Thibert of Occitanie France
1400 (EUR)
M&J Photographers - wedding elopement photography by Jean-Luc Legros

Jean Luc Legros

Toulouse, FR *Now booking Occitanie weddings.
1400 (EUR)
France engagements + wedding photography by Jerome Villard

Jerome Villard

Gras, FR *Now booking Occitanie weddings.
1500 (EUR)
Marseille Wedding and Elopement Photographer Thomas Orsatelli
1200 (EUR)
Tim Fox - Wedding Photographer

Tim Fox

Vertou, FR *Now booking Occitanie weddings.
2000 (EUR)
Damien Lorek is a wedding and elopement WPJA photographer

Damien Lorek

Champey, FR *Now booking Occitanie weddings.
1500 (EUR)
France wedding photography by Angelique Blaise

Angelique Blaise

Saint Montan in Ardeche(07) , FR *Now booking Occitanie weddings.
1300 (EUR)

1 more photographers available for your wedding...

1800 Euro

Ludovic Lieffrig 4L Photographe: Ludovic Lieffrig

Saint-Mathieu-de-Tréviers, France

Occitanie Wedding Engagement Photography - Diamond Awards

Are you ready to find a creative and talented Occitanie wedding photographer for an engagement portrait session to complement your story of love? Searching for some ideas and creative inspiration for your own Occitanie pre-wedding photography? Pro members from the Occitanie Wedding Photojournalist Association would like to help you add some unique and artistic pictures to your engagement photo gallery!

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Where can I find a photographer for a short-notice, small Occitanie 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 Occitanie wedding day by.
Q: How can couples find Occitanie photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for Occitanie 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: How can couples find reviews of Occitanie wedding photographers?
A: We call them Client Letters. At the WPJA, we decided more than 20 years ago to avoid incorporating those third-person testimonials and endorsements that are found all too often in advertisements. Instead, we elevated our listings with the use of Client Letters, which represent the actual words and feelings of the clients who booked those Occitanie wedding photographers for their own wedding.
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